TSA

TSA
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Hadas Kuznits
January 09, 2019 - 1:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Transportation Security Administration spokesperson Michael Bilello was last available on Saturday to discuss the problem of funding during a government shutdown. "Friday is our next paycheck," he said, "and we have until Thursday to secure funding in order to process...
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TSA
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Hadas Kuznits
January 05, 2019 - 1:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The federal government shutdown doesn't seem to be having an impact on Philadelphia International Airport...yet. TSA spokesperson Michael Bilello says federal employees at the nation's airports are still on the job. "This is our third shutdown in a year," Bilello...
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Dreamstime
December 17, 2018 - 8:30 pm
By Rene Marsh, Gregory Wallace and Ellie Kaufman (CNN) -- Questions remain about a controversial program that monitors American travelers who are not on any terror watchlists nor are suspected of terrorism or criminal behavior, despite changes the Transportation Security Administration has made to...
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Air travelers in Atlanta can now use their faces as a passport to fly to other countries.
CNN
December 03, 2018 - 5:01 pm
Story by Thom Patterson, video by Lacey Russell, CNN (CNN) -- What if you could simply look at a screen for two seconds and check in for your flight? Imagine glancing at a screen for another two seconds to drop off your bags at a luggage station? How easy would it be to merely look at another...
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Dreamstime
November 28, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We've all heard the song "All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth," but I can assure you that your hosts will be surprised if that's all you show up with. For those flying to see loved ones for the holidays, there...
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Holiday Travel
Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
November 08, 2018 - 8:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- If travel is on your Thanksgiving menu, you'll have plenty of company. If you're flying out of Philadelphia International Airport, the Transportation Security Administration is expecting bigger crowds this holiday. In fact, the TSAs Mark Howell says screeners are...
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Dreamstime
Ian Bush
July 23, 2018 - 3:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — CT scanners are common tools used by hospitals to provide images of the body. Soon, that technology will land at Philadelphia International Airport — and officials are promising passengers an easier trip through screening as well as improved security. Frequent flyers...
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US Customs and Border Protection
June 02, 2018 - 3:40 pm
By Kelly Murray, CNN (CNN) -- Members of an immigrant family in Ohio say US Customs and Border Protection seized $58,100 of their life savings. Now they want it back. Rustem Kazazi, 64, was headed to his native Albania to visit relatives in October, according to a federal lawsuit that he, his wife...
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