Bob Burns

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TSA to travelers: Is that a cookie or a bomb?

Federal airport security officials have begun asking travelers to take books and food out of their carry-on luggage, prompting some fliers to …

From Knives to Battle Axes, You Can Purchase the Best TSA-Confiscated Items

Some folks learn the hard way what you can and cannot bring through airport security. Knives and live explosives seem fairly obvious, but replica …

Flight attendants blast Pittsburgh airport’s new TSA rules: It’s a ‘bad idea’

A union of flight attendants has come out against Pittsburgh International Airport’s decision to allow non-ticketed passengers through TSA checkpoints, calling it a “bad idea” that sets a “terrible precedent.”<p>“Allowing the non-flying public to go through security at the Pittsburgh International …

Flying

New TSA screening rules at New Jersey's three largest airports

A stronger screening procedure has been put into place at New Jersey's three largest airports.<p>Travelers will now be asked to remove electronics …

New Jersey

Kaley Cuoco reveals awkward double-mishap with TSA

When traveling the skies, not even Hollywood stars are exempt from the rules of the TSA. On a recent trip to Australia, Kaley Cuoco got called out by airport officials for almost accidentally carrying not one, but two, dangerous objects through security.<p>Divulging the awkward tale on “Jimmy Kimmel …

Jimmy Kimmel

If only the TSA lady had been here my whole life

I went through airport security Monday and neglected to take my laptop out of my briefcase and place it in a separate plastic bin and was properly …

Garrison Keillor