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Texas House Relaxes Airport Laws For Gun Owners

Bring a gun to the airport, don’t get arrested? In Texas, a new measure would protect gun owners from being arrested if a licensee is caught in security with a handgun.

05/07/2015

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Suspicious Airport Bag From DFW Flight Deemed Harmless

Authorities say a suspicious bag found at the Colorado Springs airport turned out to be harmless.

01/02/2015

Millions Of Americans Travel Ahead Of Thanksgiving Holiday

A Ban On Carry-On Bags? Travelers Say ‘No Way’

Could you be banned from taking carry-on bags when you fly? Some counter-terrorism experts have discussed the idea.

12/04/2014

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Ban On Carry-On Luggage Being ‘Discussed’

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration is considering an all out ban on traveler’s carry-on luggage.

12/03/2014

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U.S. Orders Agents To Check Travelers For Ebola Signs At Entry Points

The federal government is ordering agents at airports and other entry points into the U.S. to begin observing travelers for signs of Ebola.

10/08/2014

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FAA Investigates Southwest Airlines After Stowaway Takes Flight

The Federation Aviation Administration is investigating whether Southwest Airlines violated any federal aviation regulations after a 62-year-old stowaway boarded one of their planes.

08/06/2014

Wiz Khalifa poses for a booking photo at the El Paso Police Department on May 25, 2014 in El Paso, Texas. Wiz Khalifa was arrested at El Paso International Airport with a small amount of marijuana. (credit: El Paso Police Department via Getty Images)

Wiz Khalifa Arrested In Texas On Pot Charge

Authorities said that rapper Wiz Khalifa was arrested in West Texas for marijuana possession. The performer was stopped at a checkpoint at El Paso International Airport.

05/26/2014

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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.

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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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AA Flight From DFW To Columbus, Ohio Evacuated Upon Landing

Angie Tabor with the Columbus Regional Airport Authority says the threat was made before American Airline flight 302 landed at Port Columbus at 11:56 a.m. Monday on a regularly scheduled flight from DFW Airport.

11/18/2013

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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

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Plano Resident Lands At LAX After Shooting

One Plano resident landed on a American Airlines flight from Dallas into LAX an hour after Friday’s shooting by a 23-year-old man.

11/01/2013

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