airport security

LGBTQ

The Horrible Things That Happen to Trans People Going Through Airport Security

"Nine out of ten times I’ve gone through a body scanner, I’ve been flagged for having an 'abnormality in the groin region.'"
Leila Ettachfini
8.27.19
Comics!

'TSA,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth

Tara accidentally gives a TSA worker a show after spilling water all over her white shirt.
Tara Booth
1.23.19
Shutdown

A man with a gun in his carry-on was able to board a flight from Atlanta to Tokyo

The TSA rejected the notion that the security lapse had anything to do with the federal shutdown.
Tess Owen
1.15.19
meat

Border Patrol Beagle Delighted to Find Roasted Pig Head in Suitcase in Atlanta

Everyone else is not.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.16.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Bring Your Weed to the LA Airport Now

LAX is totally cool with passengers packing it in their carry-ons—but if it's illegal where you land, that's on you.
River Donaghey
9.28.18
Travel

People Tell Us About the Crazy Stuff They Snuck Past Airport Security

"I didn't want to throw that gram of cocaine away. My grandmother lived through the war and raised me to never waste things."
Alba Carreres
8.28.18
News

Everything We Know About Richard Russell, the Man Who Stole and Crashed a Plane

The 29-year-old rambled about "sweet nothings" and doing "barrel rolls" to air traffic control before crashing the plane into an island in Washington.
Drew Schwartz
8.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

How One Sex Toy Fucked an Entire Airport

Airport security somehow mistook it for a bomb.
Drew Schwartz
8.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Film Crew Busted Trying to Sneak Fake Bomb Past Security, TSA Says

It was allegedly working on a story for CNBC.
River Donaghey
1.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The TSA Is Still Pretty Terrible at Detecting Threats

Airport security reportedly failed around 80 percent of its recent security tests, conducted by undercover agents.
Drew Schwartz
11.9.17
immigration

The Nervous Immigrant's Guide to Getting Through Customs

"When you’re in that moment the fear takes over.”
Cole Kazdin
5.15.17
airport security

Canada may join in on the electronics ban for flights from the Middle East

The U.S. and the U.K. have already forbidden electronics bigger than a phone from carry-on luggage on some flights
Justin Ling
3.21.17
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