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.
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.
All that luggage left behind by MIA travelers will soon be put to better use.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A British teen found carrying 30 pounds of cocaine stuffed in boxes of cake mix at Miami International Airport has been formally charged as an adult.
Delray Beach Police have positively identified two young children found stuffed into bags in a canal.