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Local Airports Strengthen Security Following Paris Attacks

With the Paris attacks and the hacking of the U.S. Central Command’s social media accounts, airports around the nation are strengthening their security.


Latwana Daniels (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

TSA Worker Arrested For Alleged Drug Trafficking & Child Neglect

Transportation Security Administration officials said they are in the process of terminating the employment of a woman who was arrested and charged with drug trafficking and child neglect.


Miami International Airport

MIA Gets $100 Million To Upgrade Baggage Screening

The Miami International Airport has gone through major transformations in the last few years and the changes will continue after the Transportation Security Administration gave the airport $101 million for a new baggage screening system.

CBS Miami–11/01/2013

A US Air Force Thunderbirds F16 jet perf

Sequester Grounds Thunderbirds For Lauderdale Air Show

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will be grounded for this year’s Lauderdale Air Show in April as a result of the federal budget sequester.



Family Of Toddler In “No Fly” List Flap Won’t Take Legal Action

The parents of the toddler who was pulled off a JetBlue flight because her name reportedly showed up on the “No Fly” list do not plan to take any legal action against the airline, according to a family spokesperson.


(Source: BSO/TSA/CBSMiami) Ivan Ramos, chareged with stealing a Rolex at an airport screening station as security cameras caught the whole thing. His mugshot is left, security picture , right

Brazen Rolex Thief, Caught On Airport Camera, Now Caught By Cops

The long arm of the law has reached out and grabbed the man caught on camera at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport stealing the Rolex a passenger left behind at baggage screening, and that man’s arm appeared to have the evidence right on his wrist.


(Source: BSO) Police looking for this man, wanted for stealing an expensive Rolex from a traveler at FLL.

Lauderdale Rolex Thief Takes Flight

A watch thief with an impeccable sense of timing stole an expensive Rolex from woman at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.


Lenore Zimmerman, 85, said she was strip searched at JFK airport.  (Source: CBS4)

TSA Admits To Mistakes After S. Fla. Seniors Allege Abuses

The Transportation Security Administration has issued an apology more than a month after several South Florida elderly women, each dealing with serious medical conditions, were allegedly strip searched at JFK Airport as they were on their way to Fort Lauderdale.


Something as small as a ring can set off a TSA scanner. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Broward Considers Airport Body Scanner Ban

In the wake of most countries in Europe vowing to stop using full-body scanners at airports; the Broward County Commission is looking into banning the scanners from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.


Avoid an invasive pat down by a TSA agent by following a few fashion guidelines when traveling. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Three South Florida Seniors Allege TSA Abuses

Three South Florida women are telling their stories of embarrassment suffered at the hands of Transportation Security Administration screeners.