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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...
Would rather lock baggage

I am again amazed at the wit and wisdom of the Transportation Safety Administration. At the height of the gift-giving season, TSA is telling us not to lock our bags when checking them at the airport. Before...
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...
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...
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...
Nightmare on a plane

...Airlines, which operated the Continental flight, refused to let passengers off the plane because the Transportation Safety Administration screeners had gone home. Legally, disembarking passengers wouldn't have been able to reboard the plane...
Alternative Juneau court receives grant

...district court judge not have the time to preside over it. To fund the program, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration gave the Juneau affiliate of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence $257,800 and state...
Con: Toyota's safety, quality record belies current piling on

...the reports of sudden acceleration are not limited to Toyota. Indeed, the head of the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration told Congress in testimony that the level of Toyota complaints was"unremarkable." The chief executive...
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...


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