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Only On CBS2: Wounded Marine Says He Was Humiliated By State Capitol Security, Airport TSA

In an exclusive interview with CBS2, a wounded Marine says he was humiliated and singled out by State Capitol security guards and Sacramento Airport TSA.

07/10/2013

Blogger Mark Frauenfelder says the above photo shows the outfit his daughter was wearing when she was "shamed" by a TSA officer at Los Angeles Int'l Airport. (credit: Boing Boing)

TSA Officer Accused Of Harassing Girl, 15, Over Clothing At LAX

A San Fernando Valley couple claims their 15-year-old daughter was harassed over her style of clothing by security personnel at Los Angeles International Airport over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/17/2013

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Feds Delay Policy Allowing Knives, Sports Equipment On Planes

Federal officials have temporarily delayed a policy change that would have let people carry small knives, novelty bats and other sports equipment on planes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2013

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‘Bad Idea': LAX Flight Attendants Protest TSA Policy Shift On Knives

Flight attendants at Los Angeles International and airports around the United States will be out in force Monday to call on federal regulators to keep knives out of the aircraft cabin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/01/2013

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TSA: Small Knives Now Allowed In Carry-On Luggage

Small knives, novelty bats, hockey sticks and golf clubs are now back on the allowed items that can be carried onto a plane, the TSA announced Tuesday.

03/05/2013

AIT scanners see through clothing to photograph the entire body to reveal undisclosed objects. Increasing use of the scanner at airports by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is being met with outrage by many US travelers. Passengers who refuse an X-ray scan are required to undergo an intimate pat down by TSA agents.

Longer Lines At LAX, Other Airports As Budget Cuts Take Effect

It may take a few days, but the impact of automatic across-the-board budget cuts in Washington could soon make an impact in the Southland.

03/04/2013

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Police Worry Dorner May Be Capable Of Flying A Plane; Warning Issued To Local Airports

As the hunt continues for triple-murder suspect Christopher Dorner, authorities are now concerned that he may be capable of flying a plane.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/11/2013

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It’s Not a Suitcase, It’s a Coat: and Other Holiday Flying Tricks

Additional baggage fees, be  damned!  Somebody finally has invented the one item we’ve all been clamouring for, since the Wright brothers flew out of Kitty Hawk… a suitcase you can wear. It’s called the Jaktogo, […]

12/20/2012

He reportedly told authorities his watch was an art project. They weren't convinced. (credit: Alameda County Sheriff's Department)

Rancho Palos Verdes Man Jailed In Oakland For Trying To Board Plane With Odd-Looking Watch

A Rancho Palos Verdes man is under arrest this evening for allegedly trying to board a plane in Oakland with materials that could be used to make a bomb.

11/16/2012

AIT scanners see through clothing to photograph the entire body to reveal undisclosed objects. Increasing use of the scanner at airports by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is being met with outrage by many US travelers. Passengers who refuse an X-ray scan are required to undergo an intimate pat down by TSA agents.

TSA Replaces Controversial X-Ray Scanners At LAX

Efficiency – and not radiation and privacy fears – was cited as the primary factor in the TSA’s decision to replace the controversial scanners.

10/22/2012

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TSA Agent Accused Of Stealing $100 From Passenger’s Wallet

Authorities say a Transportation Security Administration officer was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport after being accused of stealing $100 from a passenger’s wallet.

10/06/2012

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Man, 25, Pleads Guilty To LAX Pot Smuggling Scheme

A 25-year-old man pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal conspiracy charges that involved bribing former Transportation Security Administration agents at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2012

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Airport Security’s Least-Favorite Person of the Week

So the guy whose jet-ski conked out, so he had to swim and wade on over to JFK airport for help, now has been charged with trespassing.

08/14/2012

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Former TSA Officers To Plead Guilty To Smuggling Drug-Laden Luggage Through LAX For Cash

Two former TSA officers who worked at Los Angeles International Airport have agreed to plead guilty to conspiring to smuggle narcotics-laden luggage through security checkpoints.

07/24/2012

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LA On Heightened Alert For Anniversary Of Osama Bin Laden’s Death

Police in Los Angeles and across the country went into a heightened state of alert Monday night, the day before the first anniversary of Osama bin Laden’s death.

04/30/2012

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