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Man Stopped At BWI With Gun, Ammo

Transportation Security Administration officers stopped a man with a gun and dozens of rounds of ammunition.

03/04/2014

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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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Woman Cited For Trying To Bring Stun Gun On Plane

The Transportation Security Administration says a woman tried to bring a stun gun designed to look like a cell phone onto a plane at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

01/02/2014

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Complaint Filed Over Search At Hagerstown Airport

The daughter of a Hagerstown woman has filed a complaint about the conduct of Transportation Security Administration agents at the city’s airport after her mother, who uses a wheelchair, was searched in public prior to boarding a flight to Florida.

12/28/2013

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Holiday Bonus: TSA Expands Its Pre-Check Service

Holiday travel is still in full swing. One headache may be those security checkpoints. The TSA is expanding its pre-check service to include all airline passengers.

12/22/2013

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Pa. Man Arrested At BWI-Marshall Airport With Loaded Handgun

Security scare at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport. Authorities arrest a man caught trying to bring a weapon on board a plane to Nashville.

12/06/2013

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TSA Agent’s Murder Leads To More Scrutiny At Airports

A staggering number of dangerous weapons are confiscated at BWI Marshall Airport every day. That problem is facing increased scrutiny after the recent murder of a TSA agent in Los Angeles.

11/30/2013

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More BWI Passengers Travel With Ease As TSA PreCheck Expands To Southwest Airlines

Going through airport security just got easier for millions of Americans now that Southwest announced it’s joining the TSA PreCheck program.

11/19/2013

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Frequent Flyers, Rejoice! Southwest Joins TSA’s Pre-Check Program

Airline travel is about to get easier for millions of Americans. This week, Southwest announced it’s joining the TSA’s pre-check program.

11/15/2013

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New TSA PreCheck Lane Opening At BWI Airport

The Transportation Security Administration has opened a new lane for pre-approved airline passengers at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, doubling the number of locations for passengers to use the so-called “PreCheck” lanes.

11/05/2013

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Union Calls For TSA Agents To Carry Firearms In Wake Of LAX Shooting Rampage

As federal authorities continue to investigate Friday’s deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport, new questions arise about whether TSA officers should be allowed to carry weapons.

11/04/2013

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TSA Officers Find Stash Of Fake ID Cards In BWI Passenger Baggage

TSA officers at BWI opened a piece of checked baggage that alarmed for an unidentifiable object, which turned out to be a stack of fake ID cards.

09/30/2013

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