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Flying to the States? Be wary - US airport security is worryingly awful...
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Flying to the States? Be wary - US airport security is worryingly awful...

Jun 3rd 2015, 7:30 PM 30,693 Views 31 Comments

A recent internal investigation found US security procedures failing routine weapons security tests in 96% of cases.

This little Chihuahua was found by airport security after sneaking into its owner's suitcase
# Sneaky Pup
# Sneaky Pup

This little Chihuahua was found by airport security after sneaking into its owner's suitcase

Mar 10th 2015, 8:27 AM 2,176 Views 3 Comments

A likely story.

JFK airport reveals all the crazy things confiscated from carry-on bags
# Anything Sharp?
# Anything Sharp?

JFK airport reveals all the crazy things confiscated from carry-on bags

Nov 19th 2014, 12:12 PM 5,362 Views 2 Comments

Did you pack this yourself?

These World War I shells were found in two teens' luggage at Chicago Airport
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These World War I shells were found in two teens' luggage at Chicago Airport

Apr 9th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,243 Views 20 Comments

The teens were questioned, but not arrested.

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents
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LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents

Nov 3rd 2013, 12:00 PM 8,696 Views 19 Comments

A prosecutor yesterday told how Paul Ciancia allegedly opened fire at “point-blank range” on Gerardo Hernandez, the first TSA agent killed since the office was created

Police investigate motive behind LAX shooting which left one dead
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# United States

Police investigate motive behind LAX shooting which left one dead

Nov 2nd 2013, 7:37 AM 7,789 Views 22 Comments

The lone gunman, who reportedly had a grudge against the TSA, also wounded seven people in the firing rampage.

US transport security's Instagram shows confiscated guns and fireworks
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US transport security's Instagram shows confiscated guns and fireworks

Jul 9th 2013, 3:46 PM 5,272 Views 7 Comments

We think it’s bad to carry liquids on board.

Poll: Do you think flight restrictions should be relaxed?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you think flight restrictions should be relaxed?

Mar 6th 2013, 9:33 AM 11,155 Views 64 Comments

From next month, pocket knives with blades of up to six centimetres are to be allowed on flights in the US.

Pocket knives to be allowed on US flights
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Pocket knives to be allowed on US flights

Mar 6th 2013, 8:35 AM 9,387 Views 48 Comments

The ban on pocket knives on US flights – in place since 9/11 – has now been lifted.

In photos: what has US airport security confiscated this week?
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In photos: what has US airport security confiscated this week?

Aug 19th 2012, 2:44 PM 16,326 Views 15 Comments

Well, for a start, some grenades, guns and knife-combs.

Daggers found hidden in hollowed-out book at US airport
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Daggers found hidden in hollowed-out book at US airport

Dec 21st 2011, 9:25 AM 2,725 Views 12 Comments

TSA officials found the weapons concealed in a passenger’s book at a Washington airport.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Dec 21st 2011, 8:42 AM 3,263 Views 4 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

US airport security leave lewd note in woman's luggage
# Ooh Eer
# Ooh Eer

US airport security leave lewd note in woman's luggage

Oct 25th 2011, 7:23 PM 1,144 Views 0 Comments

A blogger travelling from New Jersey to Dublin was shocked to find a note left in her luggage by airport security staff, urging her to get her “freak on”.

Snakes On A Plane! Man stopped at Miami airport with bags of snakes
# Snakes On A Plane
# Snakes On A Plane

Snakes On A Plane! Man stopped at Miami airport with bags of snakes

Aug 31st 2011, 12:39 PM 401 Views 1 Comment

A man was arrested in Miami last week as he attempted to fly to Brazil with seven snakes and three tortoises…eh, stuffed down his pants.

Video: beware the perils of passing through airport security this Christmas
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# Christmas

Video: beware the perils of passing through airport security this Christmas

Dec 24th 2010, 11:08 AM 456 Views 0 Comments

Flying anywhere over the Christmas holidays? News animation studio released their take on the controversial airport body scanners.