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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 17, 2020 - 6:40 pm
Two New York City-area airports made it onto the Transportation Security Administration’s list of the top 10 most unusual items found at checkpoints in 2019.
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Peter Haskell
December 23, 2019 - 2:18 pm
The Transportation Security Administration is ready for the rush of holiday travelers hitting the New York City area's three major airports this holiday season.
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Kristie Keleshian
November 27, 2019 - 8:33 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- New Jersey Congressman Josh Gottheimer and New York Congressman Max Rose wrote a letter urging the TSA to ban pressure cookers from planes, highlighting the damage they've caused in the past. "This is just us sounding the alarm on a dangerous device before, God forbid...
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Gun-shaped Toilet Paper Roller
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 31, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Transportation Security Administration agents at Newark Liberty Airport uncovered a more decorative than deadly item when they checked a passenger's carry-on this week.
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Jacquie Cadorette
August 29, 2019 - 10:57 am
It may be enticing to take any souvenir possible from the “Star Wars:” Galaxy’s Edge attraction at Disneyland and Disney World, but you may want to look over your items before trying to board the plane home. TSA has banned the iconic rounded soda bottles that appear at the park. According to People...
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Dagger in walking stick
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
August 21, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Transportation Security Administration screeners found a dagger hidden inside a traveler's walking stick at Newark Airport on Tuesday.
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Ameera Butt
July 25, 2019 - 11:30 am
( KNX ) - It was surveillance camera footage that caught a toddler in a scary situation -- the baggage conveyor belt at an airport. A small boy walked away from his mother while she was at a kiosk at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, according to an NBC News story. The mother told...
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TSA airport security line
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January 19, 2019 - 9:31 pm
TSA workers are still calling out sick during the shutdown, but the agency may have a temporary solution for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend.
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TSA airport security line
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January 08, 2019 - 8:52 am
With the federal government shutdown dragging into an 18th day, there’s good reason to believe TSA lines at airports will only grow.
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TSA workers
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January 05, 2019 - 11:31 am
The government shutdown has led to hundreds of TSA officers calling out sick at major airports because they’re not getting paid.
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