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How To Never Lose Your Luggage Again

While fewer bags are being lost by the airlines these days, people are still stealing them! Which is why Air France and KLM have spent the last year developing two gadgets that help prevent luggage from being lifted.

04/09/2014

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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

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W. African Man In Federal Court Accused Of Trying To Ship Uranium

A Sierra Leone man is expected to appear in a South Florida federal courtroom for a bail hearing as he faces charges of plotting to ship uranium ore to Iran.

CBS Miami–09/18/2013

Several people were sickened after an unknown pesticide leaked in someone's luggage. (CBS4)

Pesticide Spill Sickens 5 TSA Agents At MIA

Five Transportation Safety Administration screeners were taken to the hospital Monday after officials say they inhaled a pesticide while checking luggage at Miami International Airport.

CBS4–07/29/2013

Hundreds of lost suitcases have found a new home in Goodwill Stores. (Source: CBS4)

MIA Lost Luggage To Become Treasures For Goodwill Shoppers

All that luggage left behind by MIA travelers will soon be put to better use.

CBS4–03/29/2013

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Gov. Rick Scott: MIA Needs More Customs Agents

Governor Rick Scott appealed to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Nepolitano Thursday saying South Florida’s busiest airport is severely lacking in Customs and Border Protection agents.

CBS4–09/20/2012

Hundreds of items for Miami International Airport's "Lost & Found" will be auctioned off Saturday, March 12th.

MIA Customs Agents Find Fetuses In Luggage

Customs agents are used to finding quite a bit of oddities in luggage, but what they found in luggage coming from Cuba may have been the worst.

CBS4–03/22/2012

Ft. Lauderdale Airport

TSA Express Check In Coming To Ft. Lauderdale’s Airport

The hassle of going through the security checkpoint lane at Ft. Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport may soon be relatively hassle-free for some select frequent fliers.

CBS4–02/09/2012

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Miami TSA Screener, Wife Charged With Looting Luggage

Airline passengers are warned not to put expensive things in luggage, a Miami TSA baggage screener is proof the warning makes sense. Michael Pujol was charged with Grand Theft after Miami-Dade police said he rifled a traveler’s luggage, stealing at least one iPad.

CBS4–01/21/2012

(Source: CBS4) Police search luggage from an American Eagle jet bound from Indianapolis

Security Risk Quarantines American Eagle Jet At MIA

An American Eagle regional jet bound to Miami from Indianapolis was quarantined and the passengers removed by bus, while police dogs sniffed luggage that had been removed from the plane and spread out on the tarmac. There was no immediate explanation why, but police sounded the all-clear at 11:30.

12/27/2011

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