Airline passengers are facing long security lines as unpaid TSA officers have begun calling in sick due to the government shutdown. Staffing shortages led to the closure of an entire terminal at Houston's George Bush International Airport. Local Houston TSA President, Freddie Cuellar, says closing...
The 35-day government shutdown ended Friday. Business Insider reports the effects of the longest shutdown in US history rippled across many industries, including airlines. Southwest Airlines said the..
Authorities say a Texas couple tried to smuggle nearly 70 pounds of marijuana in suitcases through Bush International Airport during the government shutdown,... FOXNews.com Also reported by •Seattle Times
Throughout the five-week government shutdown, one essential government service continued at Miami International Airport: Checking for exotic bugs in bunches of... USATODAY.com Also reported by •Seattle Times