Holiday Travelers Confront New TSA Body Scanner RulesCBS 2’s Sandra Torres explains what it means on a very busy travel day.
TSA: South Elgin Man Attempted To Carry On Smoke Grenades, Hatchet At Baltimore AirportAn Illinois man had what officials described as an unusual assortment of prohibited items, including a hatchet, smoke grenades and bottle rockets, in a carry-on bag at BWI Airport in Maryland.
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Another Gun Found In Carry-On Luggage At MidwayTransportation Security Administration screeners found a loaded loaded 9mm Smith & Wesson firearm Thursday
TSA To Gun Owners: Stop Trying To Carry Firearms Onto PlanesIt seems like a no-brainer, but each year airport authorities seize guns at security checkpoints, including those at Midway and O'Hare airports.
2 Investigators: The Crazy Things People Try To Get Past Airport SecurityEverything from guns to martial-arts throwing stars to brass knuckles to corkscrews. CBS 2's Dave Savini explains what authorities do with the items.
Loaded Firearm Found In Baggage At Midway Security details at Midway Airport have so far confiscated six firearms this year, equalling the total for all of 2014.
Suburban Woman Arrested At Midway After TSA Screeners Find Gun In BagA 58-year-old Lemont woman has been arrested after she was stopped at Midway Airport's security yesterday - accused of having a gun in her carry-on.
In Span Of Days, Three Gun-Toting Suspects Stopped In Chicago AirportsThree different men were allegedly caught with guns in their carry-on bags within a span of a few days at Chicago’s two airports.
TSA Seized 26 Guns At Chicago Airport Checkpoints Last YearIn 2014, 20 guns were seized at the security checkpoint at O’Hare International Airport, according to end-of-year statistics released by the TSA and the Department of Homeland Security. Six guns were detected at the checkpoint at Midway International Airport.
Six Strange Items Found At Airports By TSAWorkers for the Transportation Security Administration find the darndest things in the bags of the traveling public.
Tips On Packing Lightly For VacationFor the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

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