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Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Curt Schilling’s Son Accidentally Brings Plastic Grenade Through Logan Security

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling was involved in an airport delay created when his son accidentally brought a plastic grenade through security.

11/22/2014

Airport security lines (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Airport Line-Skippers Raise Security Concerns

Concerns about airport security are being aired just as the heavy holiday travel season gets underway.

11/20/2014

Credit cards found inside a teddy bear at Logan (Photo credit TSA)

TSA Finds Dozens Of Credit Cards Inside Teddy Bear At Logan

Massachusetts State Police are investigating an unusual find at Logan International Airport.

11/20/2014

An iPhone that turns into a knife, confiscated by the TSA (WBZ-TV).

iPhone-Turned-Knife Among Alarming Items Confiscated At Logan

A lipstick tube that conceals a blade inside, a credit card that folds into a knife and a fake iPhone with a knife that slides out are some of the TSA’s confiscated items.

11/07/2014

Jean Marie Occean (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Man Detained After Cologne Sets Off Airport Explosive Detector

A man says the end to his vacation was anything but pleasant when TSA agents targeted him because of his cologne.

09/16/2014

Travelers flying to the United States from overseas will have to turn on electronic devices before boarding under new TSA rules. (WBZ-TV)

TSA To Require Fliers From Overseas To Turn On Devices Before Boarding

Most passengers interviewed at Logan Airport said they would not have a problem with the requirement to power up electronic devices.

07/07/2014

(Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

TSA Finds Credit Card Knives At NH, RI & Other Airports

The federal Transportation Security Administration says its agents have been finding a growing number of credit-card knives at inspection checkpoints, including in Rhode Island and New Hampshire.

06/28/2014

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5 Airline Employees Busted In Alleged Cash Smuggling Operation At Logan Airport

Several commercial airline employees at Logan Airport are facing conspiracy and money laundering charges for allegedly using their security clearances to smuggle $417,000 in cash past security checkpoints and onto commercial flights.

05/29/2014

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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For 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.

02/25/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Should The TSA Be More Polite?

A US Congressman is hoping that hearing “please” and “thank you” will make airport security a slightly more pleasant experience. Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-Virginia) is warning Transportation Security Administration screeners they need to be more polite, or he’ll pass a law forcing them to be.

01/15/2014

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