Transportation Security Administration

Passengers queue up for a security check at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, China. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File)

TSA: Some on US-bound flights must turn on phones

WASHINGTON (AP) — Passengers at some overseas airports that offer U.S.-bound flights will be required to power on their electronic devices in order to board their flights, the Transportation Security Administration said Sunday. The TSA […]

07/07/2014

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) police patrol car at Los Angeles International Airport. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

LA Airport shooting: out-of-sync response

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A report on the emergency response to last year’s shooting at Los Angeles International Airport cites serious shortcomings in communication between agencies that left major commanders in the dark and a […]

03/18/2014

This photo provided by the FBI shows Paul Ciancia, accused of opening fire inside the Los Angeles airport. (AP Photo/FBI)

Suspect in LA airport shooting scheduled for court

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) — The man authorities say killed a TSA screener and wounded three other people during a rampage through the Los Angeles airport last month is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday on […]

12/26/2013

A Southwest Airlines plane. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Higher security fee set to boost travel costs

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The cost of flying is headed higher now that Congress has agreed on a budget deal. The proposed deal, expected to pass in the next several days, would more than double the […]

12/11/2013

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., center, discusses the unfinished work of Congress and the struggle for Republican and Democratic budget negotiators to reach a compromise, at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. She is joined by House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Md., left, and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., the ranking member of the House Budget Committee. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Budget deal? Big obstacles, New Year’s deadline

WASHINGTON (AP) — With hopes of a “grand bargain” long gone, congressional negotiators now are seeking a more modest deal before year-end to ease the automatic spending cuts that are squeezing both the Pentagon and […]

12/05/2013

This courtroom drawing shows Paul Ciancia during an appearance at the West Valley Detention Center wearing a bandage on his neck and with bruises on his face on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. (AP Photo/Bill Robles)

LAX shooting suspect appears in court

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) — A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding three others during a rampage at Los Angeles International Airport made his first court appearance Wednesday with bruises […]

12/04/2013

A Los Angeles Police officer patrols outside the departure area at Los Angeles International Airport. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LA airport creates emergency response team

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Officials at Los Angeles International Airport are seeking volunteers among its full-time workforce to staff a response team designed to assist travelers during emergency operations. The Daily Breeze says the creation […]

11/27/2013

A Transportation Security Administration officer stand in front of a portrait of slain TSA officer Gerardo Hernandez during his public memorial at the Los Angeles Sports Arena, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  (AP Photo/ Los Angeles Times, Al Seib, Pool)

Obama meets with family of slain TSA officer

LOS ANGELES (AP) – President Barack Obama has visited with the family of a Transportation Security Administration officer who was killed at Los Angeles International Airport earlier this month. White House spokesman Josh Earnest says […]

11/26/2013

President Barack Obama boards Air Force One before his departure from Andrews Air Force Base, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013.  (AP Photo/Molly Riley)

Obama to visit DreamWorks for economy address

LOS ANGELES (AP) – President Barack Obama is wrapping up a three-day West Coast tour by making an economic pitch at the studio of movie producer Jeffrey Katzenberg, one of his top fundraisers and political […]

11/26/2013

LAX

Auto crash, gun fears bring chaotic night to LAX

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Fears of gunfire, false alarms and a real auto accident brought minutes of chaos and hours of delays to Los Angeles International Airport, where frayed nerves remained three weeks after a […]

11/23/2013

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