Oakland TSA Agents Relieved, Frustrated By Short-Term End To ShutdownFor federal workers at Oakland International Airport, news of the end of the longest government shutdown in the country's history on Friday was met with relief, frustration and skepticism.
Gov. Newsom Pledges Financial Support in Meeting With California TSA AgentsGov. Gavin Newsom says California will offer unemployment benefits to federal employees working without pay during the government shutdown.
SJ Mayor Proposes Loan Program For Furloughed Airport EmployeesSan Jose mayor Sam Liccardo called a special meeting of the city council to propose implementing a short-term, no-interest loan program for furloughed employees at San Jose Mineta International Airport.
Mineta San Jose Airport To Test New Perimeter Security TechnologiesMineta San Jose International Airport is one of two airports selected to test new perimeter intrusion detection and deterrence technologies.
TSA Considering Eliminating Screening At Smaller AirportsThe Transportation Security Administration is considering eliminating passenger screening at more than 150 small and medium-sized airports across the US.
Oakland Rapper Kamaiyah Arrested At Connecticut AirportOakland rapper Kamaiyah was arrested Friday at an airport in Connecticut after officials said she became "aggressive" over her head gear.
Former Baggage Handler Sentenced In Oakland International Airport Pot Smuggling CaseA former baggage handler has become the 10th person to be sentenced in federal court for taking part in a scheme to smuggle marijuana through Oakland International Airport.
US Orders Extra Air Cargo Screening For Flights From MideastU.S. authorities issued an emergency order Monday requiring additional screening of cargo on flights departing for the United States from five Mideast countries, citing a threat of terrorism.
Airport Screeners at Bay Area Airports Busted for Working with SmugglersSome TSA screeners at Bay Area airports have been busted for working with drug smugglers and FBI agents fear screeners could easily turn a blind eye to explosives.
Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of San Jose Alaska Airlines JetAn Alaska Airlines jet was evacuated at the gate at San Jose Mineta Airport Wednesday morning after a bomb threat was called in, authorities said.
New Screenings Begin For Passengers On US-Bound FlightsNew security screenings for all passengers on U.S.-bound flights began on Thursday, with airlines worldwide questioning flyers about their trip and their luggage.
Passengers On All Flights To US To Face New Security Measures A government spokeswoman says new security measures on incoming flights to America from abroad "will impact all flights."
Ex-SFO Security Screener Who Let Drugs Pass Through Gets PrisonA former security screener at San Francisco International Airport was sentenced to federal prison Wednesday for her role in a cocaine smuggling conspiracy.
Drug Dealers Bribe San Francisco International Security AgentsThey're a major line of defense for stopping terror attacks. But several Bay Area airport screeners have pleaded guilty to taking bribes.
Drug Dealers Bribe San Francisco International Security AgentsSeveral Bay Area airport screeners have plead guilty to taking bribes and some fear this could be just the tip of the iceberg.