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iPhone with iOS 7. (Source: CBS4)

TSA Changes: Cell Phones, Tablets Must Be Powered Up For Incoming Flights

Travelers from Europe and the Middle East to the U.S. will now have to turn on their cell phones and other electrical devices before they will be allowed to board their flight.

07/07/2014

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Passenger Detained After Device With Words “Bomb” & “Tick Tock” Found At MIA

A Romanian citizen has been detained after bomb squad was called-in to investigate a suspicious device with the words “bomb, tick tock” at Miami International Airport Wednesday night.

06/25/2014

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.

06/22/2014

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Local Heroes Gather To Make 6-Year-Old Boy With Leukemia’s Birthday Wish Come True

A special photo shoot was held Monday at Miami International Airport—all in the name of making one little boy’s birthday wish come true.

03/03/2014

Packing Suitcase

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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DHS Issues Advisory Regarding Possible Shoe Bomb Threat

The Department of Homeland Security has issued an advisory to airlines to be aware of new intelligence chatter about explosives in shoes.

02/19/2014

Old mugshot from 9/22/2011 of Ernesto Lluberes who was found dead on Sunday, Nov. 10. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Off-Duty TSA Officer Found Dead In Miami

Miami-Dade police are investigating the death of an off-duty Transportation Security Administration officer in Miami.

CBS Miami–11/12/2013

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

(CBS4) Crowds gather at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport as folks try to leave South Florida and head north ahead of Hurricane Irene.

Ft. Lauderdale Airport Tops All Florida Airports In Guns Seized

Guns, guns and more guns. For the second year in a row, the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has intercepted more guns than any other airport in Florida.

10/28/2013

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

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