Transportation Security Administration

A navigational radar on Indonesia's National Search and Rescue boat shows details during a search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. (Source: Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP/Getty Images)

Experts: Missing Malaysia Jet Could Lead To Increased Security Screening

It’s a mystery still baffling investigators nine days later: Where is Malaysia Air flight 370? Authorities are now focusing on the pilot and co-pilot. Experts say the issue of the missing plane could lead to more scrutiny of flight crews.

CBS 11–03/17/2014

A moment of silence is observed at Dallas Love Field Airport (Credit: Jack Fink/CBSDFW.com)

TSA Workers, Travelers Hold Moment Of Silence At Dallas Love Field, Other Airports

Airports around the nation, including those in North Texas, have observed a moment of silence to honor the TSA officer killed by a gunman at Los Angeles International Airport a week ago.

11/08/2013

Knives, scissors and other banned items recovered at airport security checkpoints by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) are shown. (credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Delay Policy To Allow Small Knives On Planes

A new policy allowing passengers to carry small knives on planes was put on hold by federal officials on Monday.

04/22/2013

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Congressman Steps Up Pressure Against Knives On Planes

Markey cites opposition from flight attendants, pilots and federal law enforcement officers. The Malden Democrat was joined by representatives of flight attendants and pilot unions.

03/12/2013

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CBS 11 Investigates: Airports Will Remove Controversial Body Scanners

Following a CBS 11 Investigation, the Transportation Security Administration is getting rid of those full-body scanning machines that have caused so much controversy.

CBS 11–01/18/2013

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TSA Apologizes To 11-Year-Old Girl Detained At Airport

The TSA has apologized to an 11-year-old girl who was detained for nearly an hour last week at DFW International Airport after agents said they found explosive residue on her hands.

12/17/2012

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TSA Detains ‘Explosive-Laced’ Girl In Wheelchair

A 12-year-old girl who suffers from a bone disorder and uses a wheelchair was detained for nearly an hour at DFW International Airport after TSA agents said they found explosive residue on her hands.

12/14/2012

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Dallas Love Field Changes And Holiday Planning Tips

If you’re traveling in or out of Dallas Love Field Airport this holiday season, pay close attention to the signs. The terminal entrances are different, and the parking situation has changed.

11/19/2012

A man uses an iris recognition scanner. (credit: Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Iris Scan = Shorter Wait In Airport Security Line

It sounds like something out of the Tom Cruise movie Minority Report, but if you’re willing to pay a fee and get your iris scanned, you can jump to the front of the security line at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

07/30/2012

Republican presidential candidate, U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, speaks to supporters at his primary night campaign rally on January 10, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Ron & Rand Paul Hold Joint Tea Party Rally

Ron Paul told thousands of supporters in his home state Sunday that they “have infiltrated the Republican Party” in the name of liberty.

05/06/2012

An image of a handgun inside a briefcase is displayed on the screen of an x-ray machine. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Love Field Breaks Carryon Handgun Violation Record

A new record set at Dallas Love Field Airport has the facility’s Federal Security Director concerned. Director Amy Williams said in April alone agents have found six handguns in carryon bags, at TSA checkpoints.

04/27/2012

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Local Passengers Left More Than $17K At TSA Checkpoints

How many of you have forgotten to get your spare change out of the dish after going through airport security? Apparently, a lot!

04/23/2012

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