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New Program Will Give Some O’Hare Travelers Quicker Trip Though Customs

City Aviation Commissioner Rosemarie Andolino says the new program is called One Stop and is tailored to those arriving at the international terminal and traveling light.

06/03/2013

Federal authorities look over counterfeit NFL merchandise intercepted at O'Hare Airport. (CBS)

Feds Crack Down On Fake NFL Merchandise Ahead Of Super Bowl

Authorities intercepted fake official football jerseys at O’Hare International Airport. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

02/01/2013

They look good, but they're counterfeit guitars from China, federal officials say. (U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)

Customs Agents Pluck Counterfeit Guitars Coming Into O’Hare

Some mail-order guitars coming through O’Hare struck a false note with U.S. Customs agents. They were fakes from China.

01/10/2013

Diet drugs shipping from overseas can contain ingredients that may cause stroke, or even death. (CBS)

Health Warning Over Foreign Diet Pills, Coffee, Dried Fruit

Diet pills. Special coffee. Even certain dried fruit. All of these products are supposed to help you lose weight.

09/21/2012

FBI

Bank Employee Caught In Dominican Republic With Nearly $40K He Stole

Federal authorities say a south suburban bank employee almost pulled off his complex plan to steal $40,000 and jet out of the country with it, but until he neglected to disclose the money at customs in the Dominican Republic.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2011

The feds have confiscated record amounts of illegal Cuban cigars in Chicago because of new screening procedures.

Close, But No Cigar, For Area Residents Who Ordered Cubans Online

New federal shipping rules have resulted in a bumper crop of illegal cigar seizures at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.

12/06/2010