A man accused of opening fire at Los Angeles international airport, killing a security agent and wounding seven other people, pleaded not guilty in a California court Thursday.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said it was postponing a controversial change in rules which would have allowed passengers to carry small knives on planes.
A bipartisan group of 133 Congressmen have called for a withdrawal of the latest US policy that allows air travellers to carry small knifes in domestic and international flights.
Controversial full body scanners will be removed from the US airports amid widespread privacy concerns.
The increased security measures at American airports have become a substantial burden for undercover agents.
The elderly will no longer have to doff shoes, belts and jackets as they pass through tough screening checks.
About 20,000 people are on the no-fly list, according to a counter-terrorism official, including 500 Americans.
A blogger has exposed loopholes in controversial nude body scanners used at US airports.
A 95-year-old cancer-stricken
lady was forced to undergo 45 minutes of pat-down
at a US airport.
An elderly woman in US disrobed when it came time to go through security.
There was little if any indication of a passenger revolt at many major US airports, with very few people declining the X-ray scan.
There is a growing protest against intrusive screening of airline passengers.
Coming out strongly in
support of Continental Airlines, American Transportation
Security Administration (TSA) today said frisking of former
President APJ Abdul Kalam was "in compliance" with US
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August 27, 2014
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