TSA: 4 Texas Airports Ranked In Top 10 Of Number Of Guns Recovered At Security Checkpoints In 2018The TSA announced that 4,239 guns were recovered at security checkpoints at 249 airports across the U.S. in 2018. Four Texas airports ranked in the top 10 of guns recovered at those checkpoints last year.
Federal Employees Hoping Congress Compromises On Border Security, Avoids 2nd Shutdown: 'We Can't Really Get Comfortable'"We can't really get comfortable because we're not comfortable," said TSA screener Rick DeChiara. "Three weeks from now, we could be exactly where we were before."
TSA Screener Sick-Outs Hit 10 Percent Over Holiday WeekendThe percentage of TSA airport screeners missing work hit 10 percent as the partial government shutdown stretches into its fifth week.
Federal Workers At Dallas Love Field Treated To Free LunchAs many as 200 federal workers at Dallas Love Field were treated to hot dogs and hamburgers donated by members of the city's aviation department during the partial government shutdown.
TSA Workers Talk Shutdown Impact On Airline Safety At DFW RallyAs the partial government shutdown continues, North Texas TSA workers have gathered today to discuss the impact the shutdown is having on airline safety.
Air Travelers Say DFW Airport Security Running Smoothly During ShutdownTravelers told CBS 11 they took precautions and arrived extra early expecting to wait, but were pleasantly surprised. "It’s been smooth sailing so far," said Ginger Smith of Colleyville.
TSA Agents Keep Calling In Sick In High NumbersWait times will be first indication that massive sick calls are having an effect. DFW Airport tells CBS 11 wait times haven't been affected so far, but couldn't say if things will stay that way.
Hundreds Of TSA Screeners Working Without Pay Reportedly Calling In Sick At Major Airports Including DFWSick calls have increased by 200 percent to 300 percent at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport according to a local TSA official familiar with the situation.
Checkpoint Wait Times No Longer A Mystery At DFW AirportDFW Airport has a new tool that could make getting through security a little faster. It's a real-time monitor letting travelers know the exact wait time at this checkpoint and also the nearest checkpoint.
TSA Program Criticized For Secretly Tracking U.S. CitizensA TSA domestic surveillance program is drawing criticism for tracking information from U.S. citizens not suspected of any crimes.
Toy Grenade Causes Bomb Scare Houston's Hobby AirportA toy grenade forced the shutdown of a security checkpoint at Houston's William P. Hobby Airport Thursday morning, inconveniencing hundreds of people catching early-morning flights.