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Flying Today? Homeland Security System Malfunction Results in Airport Delays


If you were flying yesterday evening (October 14, 2015) between approximately 7pm-9:30pm EST, then boy do I feel bad for you!  A Department of Homeland Security system malfunction in airports across the United States resulted in thousands of passengers being stuck waiting in long customs lines for hours on end. Customs Line at Dallas Fort-Worth Airport…

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Don’t Trust TSA Just Because They Wear a Uniform – Passenger Robbed at JFK

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 02:  Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents screen passangers at Los Angeles International Airport on May 2, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. Security presence has been escalated at airports, train stations and public places after the killing of Osama Bin Laden by the United States in Abbottabad, Pakistan.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Last week, a TSA agent stole $61 from a passenger’s wallet at a security checkpoint at JFK airport in New York. Joe Bangay, 37, of Queens, N.Y., was working as a screening agent when he stole $61 from a passenger’s wallet, Joe Pentangelo, a spokesman for the Port Authority police, said. The passenger had placed…

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