| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Screening officials at Mid-Continent Airport have intercepted a firearm in a passenger's carry-on bag.
The Transportation Security Administration said the .25 caliber Targa GT and magazine were confiscated at the checkpoint Thursday afternoon....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:07 AM
The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office says they have recovered one of three guns stolen from their vehicles late last month.
Three men are now booked on burglary charges.
Authorities say they recovered one shotgun and various other items, including a...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:26 AM
A trusted traveler program that eases long lines at security checkpoints is coming to Palm Beach International Airport by the end of the year.
Called TSA PreCheck and overseen by the Transportation Security Administration, the program allows preapproved...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Travelers at Midway Airport will have the option to participate in a speedier and less hassling security screening process by the end of the year, the Transportation Security Administration announced Wednesday.
The PreCheck expedited-screening program...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:57 AM
In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is imposing beefed-up security measures for the 26.2-mile race Oct. 13.
"The bag check is something we've been looking at for a couple of years," Carey Pinkowski, the...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:57 PM
A passenger whose luggage contained an illegal explosive and artillery fuses caused evacuations at parts of John Wayne Airport on Tuesday afternoon, according to law enforcement and airport officials.
The unidentified person was trying to catch a 3:18 p....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Brittany Kamasinski had heard nothing of the NFL's new security measures when she reached the gates at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday for a public Ravens practice.
So the Dundalk resident was startled when stadium workers told her she could not enter...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 12:06 PM
WASHINGTON -- In a policy shift intended to quell growing public unease, President Obama will call on Congress to change the Patriot Act to increase oversight, and will ask Congress to consider allowing adversaries to challenge government lawyers for...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:49 AM
More than 200 people were briefly evacuated from a section of Bob Hope Airport Thursday after a “mix up” at a security checkpoint may have allowed a passenger through without being properly screened, an official said.
| Jun 23, 2013
| 12:59 PM
“The front page of The Washington Post on Saturday, June 15, showed a picture of three Iranian women with their passports, waiting in line to vote. Even in a Third World country, you have to have a picture ID in order to vote. When is the U.S. gonna...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:18 PM
“For the first time in my long life, I finally ate lobster. I don’t know why everyone gets so excited over them. I just don’t get it. The meat is tough, and you have to work so hard to get to it. I would buy it and eat it if somebody...