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Transportation: Air Travel

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Article Image, Oskar Garcia

Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.

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Simple Justice

For a case that should have disappeared with a swift oops it has reached a unfortunately unsatisfying result of no one being saved and a government so utterly impotent, incompetent, and unworthy as to warrant a brief chuckle. If only it wasn’t

Article Image, By Butler Shaffer

Before anyone jumps to the conclusion that I am insensitive to the fate of the 239 persons aboard Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, and to their families and friends, let me assure you that I empathize as much as others with the suffering inflicted upon

Article Image, by Lucy Steigerwald

Last week, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced it did not intend to appeal last month’s court decision which removed Rahinah Ibrahim from the "No-Fly list" – making her the first person in years to be taken off that bureaucratic black-hole reli

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I had a bad flashback. I was hit with a vivid memory from my time as a Transportation Security Administration officer at Chicago’s O’Hare. 3 of my TSA colleagues got into an argument with a passenger at the checkpoint. Things got pretty heated.

Article Image, By TAMI ABDOLLAH

The Transportation Security Administration recommended Wednesday that airports post armed law enforcement officers at security checkpoints and ticket counters during peak hours.

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Simple Justice

The New York Times reports that the Government Accountability Office has taken issue with the Transportation Safety Administration for squandering $1 billion on voodoo.