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Tucson airport getting full-body scanners

Tucson airport getting full-body scanners

Up to now, air passengers departing from TIA have been spared.

September 30, 2015 6:30 pm Photos

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Man climbs fence at Phoenix airport, runs to plane

Man climbs fence at Phoenix airport, runs to plane

PHOENIX — A man has been arrested after climbing a fence at the Phoenix airport on Christmas Day and running out to a plane that had just landed, police said Thursday.

December 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Photos: 'Leave your grenades at home,' TSA advises fliers

Photos: 'Leave your grenades at home,' TSA advises fliers

The travel tip from the Transportation Security Administration to travelers in September is to leave grenades at home. You'd think this wouldn't be an issue, but take a look at how many grenades have been found this year alone along with some of the other armament that has been discovered in…

September 30, 2013 7:00 pm Photos

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TSA has bigger worries than pocketknives

The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Friday, March 8:

March 12, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Body scanners to be replaced at some airports

CHICAGO — The federal government is quietly removing full-body X-ray scanners from seven major airports and replacing them with a different type of machine that produces a cartoon-like outline instead of the naked images that have been compared to a virtual strip search.

October 25, 2012 4:04 pmLoading…
Portland airport stripper admits to ‘nude,’ denies ‘lewd’

Portland airport stripper admits to ‘nude,’ denies ‘lewd’

PORTLAND, Ore. — A high-tech worker who stripped naked at Portland International Airport as a protest against airport security screeners said Wednesday he was being “nude but not lewd,” and characterized his act of defiance as protected political speech.

April 18, 2012 5:02 pmLoading…

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