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6 TSA Screeners Get The Axe In Boston

Posted 08.28.2012 | Travel

The TSA is working to fire six bag screeners, and suspend 14 more, at Boston Logan International Airport, reports The Boston Globe. Those up for s...

TSA Defends Pat-Down Of Crying 4-Year-Old Girl At Kansas Airport

AP | ROXANA HEGEMAN | Posted 06.25.2012 | Travel

WICHITA, Kan. -- The grandmother of a 4-year-old girl who became hysterical during a security screening at a Kansas airport said Wednesday that the ch...

WATCH: Woman Sobs Over TSA Patdown: Fair Or Foul?

Posted 04.17.2012 | Travel

A grainy video of a woman sobbing as a TSA agent administered a patdown is getting media attention, thanks to a fellow passenger's blog post about the...

Is The TSA Coming For Your iPad?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.16.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Well, they're the perfect item to plunder. They're relatively compact, they're sought-after and there's a robust, no-questions-asked market for used iPads online. Oh, and they're pretty easy to steal.

Are TSA Agents Too Rude?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.09.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

For those of you reading this who say it's unpatriotic to question the actions of an agency that stands guard against terrorism, let me ask you the following question: What if a real law enforcement agency or a branch of the military treated the civilian population like this?

TSA Agent Hurls Coffee At Pilot

Posted 04.05.2012 | Travel

A 30-year-old TSA screener at New York's JFK airport was arrested Wednesday for allegedly throwing a cup of hot coffee on an American Airlines pilot, ...

WATCH: Who's Responsible For These Bad TSA Agents?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.02.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Like Alan Rickman in "Die Hard" or Jack Nicholson in "A Few Good Men," the fine men and women of the TSA -- mostly the men, actually -- are really good at being bad.

TSA Agents Do The Strangest Things!

Christopher Elliott | Posted 04.07.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

I'm not saying the TSA is staffed by a bunch of perverted, incompetent, lewd, pot-heads. But incidents like these make you wonder when the a TSA urges us not to judge the agency by the actions of a few, as it did last week.

TSA's Sad String Of Blunders

AP | By CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 02.02.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK -- A Transportation Security Administration agent stole $5,000 in cash from a passenger's jacket as he was going through security at John F. ...

Andrea Stone

Packing Heat: TSA Finds Four Or Five Guns A Day In Carry-On Luggage

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Government screeners every day confiscate four to five guns -- some of them loaded -- packed in carry-on luggage at the nation's airport...

TSA Agent Accused Of Harassing Slow Driver

AP | Posted 09.26.2011 | Travel

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. -- A U.S. Transportation Security Administration screener has been cited for allegedly harassing a slow driver in Connecticut. P...

Seattle-Tacoma Cafe Tells TSA Agents To Get Lost

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

UPDATE: We contacted the City of Seattle Police department for comment, and they forwarded us to the Port of Seattle Police Department and spokesman P...

PHOTOS: What Do The TSA Agents Think About The Pat-Down?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

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