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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

Travelers waiting to go through customs at DFW Airport (CBS 11 News)

Little-Known Programs Help Travelers Avoid Long Airport Lines

Most travelers we spoke with did not realize is that there are actually ways you can glide right in and go right through.

08/16/2012

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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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CBS 11 Investigation Leads To New TSA Legislation

One of the most powerful senators in the country is taking action after watching a CBS 11 investigation.

02/13/2012

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28 More Airports Will Test Lower-Hassle Screening

A new passenger screening program to make check-in more convenient for certain travelers is being expanded to 28 more major U.S. airports.

02/08/2012

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Female Passengers Say They’re Targeted By TSA

The TSA has a policy to randomly select people for extra screenings, but some female passengers believe there is nothing “random” about the way they were picked.

02/03/2012

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TSA Raked In Over $400,000 In Loose Change In 2010

The TSA is proving that all that loose change really does add up. In 2010, the TSA reported that they collected $409,085.56 in loose change.

01/13/2012

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What You Won’t Be Taking In Your Airport Carryon Bag

Pies… yes, snow globes… no. As you, or someone you know, prepare to head out for the holiday you should know a few of the little known rules concerning what you can take on an airplane with you and what you should leave at home.

11/23/2011

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TSA To Expand Testing For Swift Airport Security Checks

The TSA plans to expand a test program that pre-screens some travelers who volunteer extra information about themselves in exchange for swifter trips through airport security.

11/02/2011

A TSA agent waits for passengers to pass through a magnetometer at Los Angeles International Airport on November 22, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

DFW Airport Testing Low-Hassle Security Checks

The long lines, taking off your shoes and body scans – they’re all necessary hassles of airport security. Now, the future of flying could allow travelers to skip that process and head straight to the gate.

10/04/2011

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DFW Airport Trying Risk-Based Security Screening

Some travelers may find it easier getting through security at four major airports in return for voluntarily providing more personal information.

10/04/2011

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TSA Agents Demand To Search Woman’s Afro

A Dallas woman claims she was humiliated at an airport when TSA agents patted down her hair.

09/21/2011

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