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TSA Screened More Than 400K Over Weekend

(CNN) - Air travel isn't sky high just yet, but it's certainly on its back way up. In fact, this weekend was the busiest air travel has been since the coronavirus pandemic began. More than 400,000 people were screened…

TSA Changes Some Screening Procedures

(CNN) - The Transportation Security Administration announced some screening changes in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Passengers should now hang onto their boarding passes, rather than hand them to TSA officers. Instead, officers will look at the boarding passes…

TSA Screening Dogs Aren't Effective

(CNN) - Airport security dogs apparently aren't especially effective. That's according to federal investigators. The Homeland Security Department's Inspector General says the canines can't detect some explosive devices or explosives. The written report says that means the aviation system…

TSA Screening Less Passengers Than Year Ago

(CNN) - The number of people passing through security checkpoints at U.S. airports has decreased compared to last year. It's the latest sign that Americans are steering clear of air travel amid concerns about coronavirus. TSA officers screened just…

U.S. Coronavirus Travel Restrictions Now In Place

(CNN) -U.S. travel restrictions are now in place to try to contain the Wuhan coronavirus. They began Sunday evening And, they bar foreign nationals from entering the U.S. if they've visited China in the previous two weeks. U.S. citizens…

TSA Issues New Guidelines For U.S. Flights

(CNN) - The TSA is sending out a new security directive to airlines in the United States amid the rapid spread of the coronavirus. The new guidelines will reportedly go into effect Sunday. The airlines will be required to…

TSA: New Record For Guns Caught At Airports

(CNN) - The Transportation Security Administration says it took a record-high number of guns at airport checkpoints across the U.S. in 2019. TSA officers found more than 4,400 guns in carry-on bags or on passengers. That's up 5% from…

TSA Screened Nearly 44 Mil People During Holiday Travel

(CNN) - Travelers this holiday season may have noticed airports seemed busier than years passed. The Transportation Security Administration says it screened nearly 44 million passengers between December 19th and January 5th. That's a four percent increase from the…

TSA Estimates 42 Million Passengers Over The Holidays

(CNN) - 'Tis the season for long airport lines! 42 million people are expected to fly this holiday season. The Transportation Security Administration says that's up 3.9% from last year. TSA says the increase in travelers could lead to…

TSA Reverses Decision On Star Wars Coke Bottles

(CNN) - I guess the force was with Star Wars fans this time! The TSA has reversed its decision to ban these Star-Wars themed Coke bottles from flights. Disney sells the bottles exclusively at Star Wars lands in Anaheim,…