TSA: Record Number Of Pandemic Flyers Over Thanksgiving WeekEven though health officials and the Center for Disease Control advised against traveling for Thanksgiving, TSA data shows some of the highest travel numbers of the pandemic leading up to the holiday.
Wife Of TSA Screener Who Died Of COVID Urges People To 'Take This Seriously'“We were supposed to get old together. We were supposed to have a 50th wedding anniversary, and we’re supposed to be one of those cute, little old couples that still hold hands and walk around the street,” Terra Girard said. “People have to take this seriously.”
TSA Apologizes After Native American Activist Tara Houska Says She Was Humiliated At MSPAn indigenous activist says she was humiliated at Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport after a TSA agent who was patting her down allegedly pulled on her braids, snapped them like reins and said, “Giddyup!”
TSA Reopens Strategic Checkpoint At MSPTransportation Security Administration officials have decided to reopen a Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport checkpoint it closed earlier this week claiming it was underused.
Blame Game Kicks Up After Intercontinental Hotel Closes Security Checkpoint To MSP AirportIn July 2018, the airport's new Intercontinental Hotel opened doors. A major asset was a new skyway security checkpoint, convenient to both hotel guests and the traveling public.
Some Airlines Urging MSP Terminal 1 Fliers To Arrive 3 Hours EarlyDelta Air Lines is warning some passengers to arrive three hours early to MSP Airport this weekend.
'It's Pretty Outrageous': Sens. Klobuchar, Smith Appeal For More TSA Agents At MSPWhile construction has resulted in the reassigning of security checkpoints at the airport, Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith, as well as the Metropolitan Airports Commission, say the real problem is the lack of TSA screeners.
Sen. Klobuchar Calls On Airport To Increase TSA StaffingU.S. Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar has sent two letters since last fall to the TSA administrator, calling on the agency to increase staffing at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, Klobuchar's office said. She said it's "unacceptable" that TSA staffing has decreased but passenger traffic has increased.
Marine Veteran Says TSA Wrongfully Took Cartridge NecklaceBack home, he never imagined he would have to fight again, this time for a necklace that bears the symbol of his time in the service. Like a locket, the hollow shell also contains a love letter from his girlfriend.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar Addresses Increased MSP Wait TimesSen. Amy Klobuchar is urging a TSA staffing increase at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport due to an increase in wait times.
Federal Workers Respond To Shutdown Deal With Relief, UncertaintyThere is great relief for hundreds of thousands of federal workers with word of Friday's temporary deal to end the government shutdown.
TSA Workers At MSP Airport Support Each Other With Makeshift Food BankTravelers going through security at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport continue to see the highest wait times in the country, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
TSA Hiring Event For MSP Airport, Seeking 40 Workers, Draws HundredsThe turnout was more than the TSA expected. By noon, 320 people had come to the hiring event to apply for a job with the agency. And because of that, the wait times were long.
TSA, Unable To Pay Workers, Holding 'Fast-Track' Event To Fill 40 MSP Airport JobsThe TSA is hosting a fast-track hiring event for MSP Airport this weekend to fill 40 job openings.
Man Charged With Punching 2 Officers At MSP Security CheckpointHe had been attempting to use a ripped piece of paper as a boarding pass, and told officials he did not have to provide them with any identification.