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45 Tweets About The Hell That Is The Airport
"It should be okay to boo people at the airport."
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Chrissy Teigen Tries To Take Gravy Past Airport Security. Will It Fly?
The cookbook author and TV personality turned her TSA dilemma into a feast of debate.
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What Is Real ID? Everything You Need To Know About The New TSA Requirement.
Starting Oct. 1, 2020, everyone has to show an updated driver's license (or other acceptable form of ID) to fly.
Diana Ross Says TSA Agent Made Her Feel 'Violated' In 'Over The Top' Screening
The agency is defending its reputation following the singer's flurry of outraged tweets.
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How A QAnon Conspiracy Theorist's Claims Of TSA 'Mind Control' Made Trump's Twitter Feed
The conspiracy-theory-to-president pipeline is short.
TSA Officer Jumps To His Death At Orlando Airport
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Panicked passengers rushed past checkpoints, resulting in checkpoint closures for up to three hours and some flight cancellations.
TSA Workers Taking 'Unscheduled Absences' As Government Shutdown Drags On
Hundreds of thousands of federal employees are working without pay because of the partial shutdown over Trump’s border wall.
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TSA Worker Absences Surge Amid Government Shutdown
The rate of unscheduled absences has more than tripled since this time last year, the agency said.
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TSA Shutters Baltimore Airport Security Checkpoint Over 'Excessive Callouts'
The agency said staffers were pointing to "financial limitations" as the government shutdown nears month two.
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Pelosi Echoes Airline Industry's Travel Safety Worries As Shutdown Drags On
A number of aviation industry groups have voiced concerns about potential safety lapses during the shutdown.
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NASA, TSA Workers In Houston Protest Shutdown: 'Make America Work Again'
Furloughed federal employees rallied outside the Johnson Space Center to demand the government be re-opened.
Number Of No-Show Airport Security Screeners Soars In Shutdown
TSA staffers are expected to work without pay during the government shutdown.
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Florida Airport Sets Up Food Bank For Unpaid TSA Agents
The federal government isn't paying many of its workers, so others are stepping up, including an airport, nonprofit organizations and chef José Andrés.
This Is The Letter Unpaid Government Workers Are Being Given To Show Their Creditors
"Some of our employees may have difficulty in timely meeting their financial obligations."
Delta Passenger Gets Gun Past TSA In Atlanta And Flies With It To Japan
The TSA said the airport security checkpoint was fully staffed and was unaffected by the government shutdown.
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Houston Airport Forced To Close TSA Checkpoint Due To Shutdown
TSA agents have been among the federal employees forced to work without pay during the shutdown.
TSA Workers Sent $500 Bonuses And 1 Day's Pay To Ease Financial Strain
TSA Administrator David Pekoske offered the bonuses as a thanks to workers for pulling through the holiday season amid the government shutdown.
The Government Shutdown Is About To Get ‘Really Bad’ For Unpaid TSA Workers
These essential federal employees are about to miss their first paycheck of 2019.
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Unpaid TSA Agent Guesses Who's High On The Street On 'Jimmy Kimmel'
She's a victim of the government shutdown, but she got a job on the talk show to suss out the stoned in Hollywood.
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TSA Union Warns Of 'Massive Security Risk' As Some Officers Quit Amid Shutdown
“Every day I’m getting calls from my members about their extreme financial hardships and need for a paycheck," one union official said.
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Nation's Pilots Warn Donald Trump That Shutdown Threatens Air Safety
Fewer TSA agents and FAA safety inspectors may put "passengers and airline crews at risk," a pilots union says.
Government Shutdown Causes TSA Chaos In Airports
Long lines, angry customers and a shortage of TSA employees — here’s a look at airports nationwide during the partial government shutdown.
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CNN Hits Back After Trump's DHS Denies TSA Workers Are Calling Out Sick Amid Shutdown
President Donald Trump and other administration officials, as per usual, called the network "fake news."
Hundreds Of TSA Agents Are Calling In Sick To Work Jobs That Pay, Says Union
Officials say it will only get worse as shutdown drags on.
TSA Workers Vent Anger At Shutdown As They Work Without Pay Over Holidays
Officers are worried about how they'll pay rent or feed their families if the crisis drags on.
We Want To Hear From TSA Staff Working Without Pay During The Shutdown
Thousands of essential service workers are remaining on the job during the government shutdown.
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