Haisong Jiang, the Rutgers student who was arrested at Newark Liberty International Airport in January after ducking past security to spend time with his girlfriend, was fined $3,000 last week by the Transportation Security Administration, the agency said Friday.
TSA meanwhile claims progress on another 9/11 Act mandate to screen US-bound air cargoKeep Reading
Mystery surrounds an incident in which a laden oil tanker was damaged in the Strait of Hormuz Wednesday. Maritime and shipping officials are at odds over whether the cause was an intentional explosion or a freak wave caused by seismic activity.Keep Reading
Report cites limitations of current explosives detection solutions for rail, mass transitKeep Reading
If you're still pining away for that fancy whittlin' knife that got confiscated at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport when you forgot it was in your carry-on, take heart.
GAO recommends a contingency plan for alternatives to voluntary shipper compliance but TSA declinesKeep Reading
All passengers flying domestically and internationally on US airlines are now being checked against government watch lists through the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) Secure Flight program. Not everything has gone smoothly, though. In his weekly interview with Federal News Radio, Homeland Security Today Editor David Silverberg discusses some of the glitches.
TSA execution of Secure Flight on-schedule
The US Senate Friday confirmed FBI veteran John Pistole as the new chief of the Transportation Security Administration, more than a year after the nomination process began and two other candidates withdrew under fire.
Obama's first pick to head TSA examines important aspects of agency ahead of confirmation hearing for third pickKeep Reading
Sean Kelly is no terrorist, but for years he was treated like one at airports.
GAO calls for scientific scrutiny, performance measuresKeep Reading
A Massachusetts couple has been charged with stealing the identities of dozens of Transportation Security Administration officers, who screen passengers and baggage at US airports.
Cruise ships offer attractive terrorist targets, GAO saysKeep Reading
Airlines to refresh watchlist within 2 hours of noticeKeep Reading
Culmination of regional efforts set for ICAO fall meetingKeep Reading
Exact vulnerabilities classified, but TSA acknowledges themKeep Reading
Complete efforts to share info, plan jointly, GAO saysKeep Reading
The last time Patimat Magomedova saw her daughter, she was puttering around the house, manicuring her nails and using henna to dye her hair bright red.Keep Reading
Officers acted correctly to detain diplomat, secretary saysKeep Reading