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TSA to allow small knives, bats, clubs on planes international standards, and allows TSA to concentrate its energies on more serious...a statement.The announcement, made by TSA Administrator John Pistole at an airline...saying it was designed to make "the lives of TSA staff easier, but not make flights safer...
Alaskans push for changes in TSA screening

...than others," said Scott Johnson, the TSA field operations manager. But in a discussion...techniques. "For all of us out there at TSA, we feel the risk is still out there...home instead of flying. Cissna said the TSA is trying to get the message out that it's...
Empire editorial: Time to talk about TSA's line

...across the country. These machines provide TSA screeners with a digitized image of a passenger's...though the report stops short of saying TSA has actually done so. On its website...titillating. What is more alarming is the TSA's new pat-down procedure, which allows...
House stands behind Rep. Cissna's protest of TSA screening

...refused to submit to a Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) patdown at the Seattle-Tacoma airport. "The stand, to see family or just to get home," said Rep. Tuck. "TSA has to find a better way to keep our flights safe without treading...
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Police & Fire for Thursday, April 16, 2015

...Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent.Assist? At 6:05 a.m. Wednesday, the Juneau Police Department assisted TSA with a loaded firearm that was found at a check point in a passenger's baggage at the airport.Child abuse? At 2:10 p...
TSA PreCheck enrollment available in Juneau

...enrollment is now available in Juneau.TSA PreCheck is a service that provides a five-year...lanes at 118 airports in the United States, TSA spokeswoman Lorie Dankers said.Although...list of documentation needed to apply for TSA PreCheck can be found online at www.tsa...
Mobile team to tackle complaints about unfair no-fly listings

...can be resolved will be resolved. The folks at TSA are really good at this," he said.TSA officials had no comment on the mobile redress...crossings and visas, among other things.The TSA said 98 percent of the aviation cases stemmed from...
Nation and World
TSA flouts the law on body scanners

...are actually making anybody safer. Yet because TSA failed to solicit public comments about the scanners...Center sued the Department of Homeland Security, TSA's parent department, to compel TSA to solicit public and expert input. In July 2011...
TSA's vendetta

...latest policy of passenger harassment by the TSA. This agency should be investigated by...innocent law abiding air travelers. On TSA's web site and under the moniker of...permitted for carry-on luggage by the TSA without any immediate qualification or clarification...
For the TSA, all risks are created equal

...attacks on aviation. He's right, which is why the TSA's policy of treating everyone as an equal risk is...past few weeks and the public backlash against the TSA. We need to scuttle the TSA's equal-risk policy in favor of one that concentrates...


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