TSA to swab airline passengers' hands in search for explosives


To the list of instructions you hear at airport checkpoints, add this: "Put your palms forward, please."
The Transportation Security Administration soon will begin randomly swabbing passengers' hands at checkpoints and airport gates to test them for traces of explosives.

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TSA forces 4yr. old to remove leg braces


Did you hear about the Camden cop whose disabled son wasn't allowed to pass through airport security unless he took off his leg braces?

Unfortunately, it's no joke. This happened to Bob Thomas, a 53-year-old officer in Camden's emergency crime suppression team, who was flying to Orlando in March with his wife, Leona, and their 4yr old son, Ryan.

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Flight 253 Cover-Up: “No Smoking Gun” Claims Undercut


Nearly one month after passengers foiled an attempted suicide bomb attack aboard Northwest Airlines Flight 253 as it approached Detroit on Christmas Day, new information reveals that the White House and U.S. security agencies had specific intelligence on accused terrorist, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, far earlier than previously acknowledged.

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The TSA's new p.s.a.


The TSA's new p.s.a. (yes it is a parody) but at least it tells the truth

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Created by soliscjw 4 years 38 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 38 weeks ago
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TSA Agent plays BAD joke on passanger


In the tense new world of air travel, we're stripped of shoes, told not to take too much shampoo on board, frowned on if we crack a smile.

The last thing we expect is a joke from a Transportation Security Administration screener - particularly one this stupid.

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Woman Finds Loaded Gun in Airport Bathroom Left by the Fed


A woman found a loaded handgun in the airport bathroom after she went through the security checkpoint. Turns out a fed agent left it there.

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Meet Mikey, 8: U.S. Has Him on Watch List


The Transportation Security Administration, under scrutiny after last month’s bombing attempt, has on its Web site a “mythbuster” that tries to reassure the public.

Myth: The No-Fly list includes an 8-year-old boy.

Buster: No 8-year-old is on a T.S.A. watch list.

“Meet Mikey Hicks,” said Najlah Feanny Hicks, introducing her 8-year-old son, a New Jersey Cub Scout and frequent traveler who has seldom boarded a plane without a hassle because he shares the name of a suspicious person. “It’s not a myth.”

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Child-Porn and the TSA


Sorry if this has already been posted and talked about, but I thought it was interesting. This is a TSA scanner image that has been run through a simple filter.

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Tee-shirt = weapon of terror


AIRPORT guards stopped a man boarding a plane - for wearing a Transformers T-shirt showing a cartoon gun.

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Incompetant TSA Closes Airport Over Honey.


LOS ANGELES, Jan 5 (Reuters) - Authorities shut down a California airport on Tuesday after a suspicious amber liquid in a passenger's bag tested positive for explosives -- only to ultimately determine that the substance was honey.

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