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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

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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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Man Tries To Bring Gun On A Plane A Second Time

TSA agents spotted a .38 revolver in a 43-year-olds carry-on bag.

04/17/2012

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Authorities Probe Drug Trafficking Scheme Involving Delta, TSA Workers

Authorities are probing a drug trafficking scheme involving Delta Airlines and Transportation Security Administration workers in Los Angeles and Hawaii.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/30/2012

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TSA’s New Program To Speed Up Security Checks For Some Passengers At LAX

American Airlines passengers willing to volunteer personal information can now be steered through the fast lane at LAX thanks to the Transportation Security Administration’s new pre-check program.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/18/2012

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TSA Collected Over $19,000 In Pocket Change At LAX; $409K Nationwide

Airline passengers are losing more than their patience at LAX — they’re also being nickel-and-dimed by TSA personnel.

01/13/2012

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From Planes To Trains: TSA Expands Spot Searches To Union Station

An all-too-familiar sight at LAX and the rest of the nation’s airports will soon be coming to the city’s busiest train station.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/27/2011

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Flying With Gifts In Tow? Ditch The Wrapping Paper

Thousands of Angelenos are heading to airports with gifts in tow this week, but TSA officials want travelers to be aware of what they can and cannot carry through security.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/21/2011

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