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Screening delays at Fairbanks airport

...expected screening delays.The slowdown stems from a mechanical problem with one of the scanners used by Transportation Safety Administration agents to examine passengers' carry-on bags, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Airport spokeswoman...
Trying to help others

...Afghanistan."He had no sleep, he was totally depressed, then he found out he didn't get his job at the (Transportation Safety Administration)," Adele said of James' decision to commit suicide.And, true to form, Adele said, once James...
Empire editorial: Leave the ballot simple

...than a little steep for many airport workers, part-time employees in particular. Even full-time Transportation Safety Administration employees, who make but $11.66 per hour (less than $25,000 per year), are hit hard by an additional...
Ex-guardsman on FBI watch list

...Administration, and the newly created Transportation Safety Administration cannot or will not say, Musarra's name...list airlines use was controlled by the Transportation Safety Administration, a new homeland security organization...
Rep. Cissna objects to airport search demand

...prior episode three months earlier - the scars from her breast cancer. This caught the attention of the Transportation Safety Administration, Cissna said, but she refused to submit to the "invasive, probing hands of a stranger" this time...
Young says TSA not meeting expectations

WASHINGTON - U.S. Representative Don Young said he regrets setting up the Transportation Safety Administration, the federal agency with the task of screening airline passengers. "If I had to do it over again, I probably would not have...
Musarra: Travel a bit easier; but still on FBI list

...Alaska Airlines, the Federal Aviation Administration, the Department of Justice, and the newly created Transportation Safety Administration, would not say why Musarra is on this list, or how he could get off. According to local officials with...
How drugs get into town: by land, sea and air

...people safely and efficiently. Policing laws is the responsibility of government agencies such as the Transportation Safety Administration and the Drug Enforcement Administration. The airline does not use drug dogs or search luggage. "Scanning...
Vantage Point: Airport parking space decision misses mark

...spaces for their employees. It is also of no help to some 60 security screeners who work for the federal Transportation Safety Administration who must pay for their own parking. The airport, in an effort to offset increasing expenses, began...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...director of the Alaska State Troopers, said, ``According to recent statistics from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, 90 percent of child safety seats are improperly used or installed. This year's campaign is focusing...


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