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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 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
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Turns Out It's Totally Cool to Have a 20-Pound Lobster in Your Suitcase

As one New England traveler proved Sunday.
Drew Schwartz
6.26.17
The Restless Youth Issue
The Restless Youth Issue

An Activist Describes How the JFK Protests Took Shape

A small group arrived at John F. Kennedy International Airport the morning of January 28 to protest. Soon, that group grew to thousands.
Tara Raghuveer
5.16.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Prosecutors mull charges to arrest Assange, one cop killed in ISIS-claimed attack in Paris, Arkansas carries out first execution since 2005, and more.
VICE Staff
4.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

TSA Just Busted an 80-Year-Old Woman with a Sword in Her Cane

The South Carolina woman said she didn't even know it was in there.
VICE Staff
2.10.17
News
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

At least four women come forward to accuse Donald Trump of groping and sexual assault, Wells Fargo CEO John Strumpf steps down amid account scandal, Rudy Giuliani apologizes for false 9/11 Hillary Clinton claim, and more.
VICE Staff
10.13.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The TSA Spent $1.4 Million on an App That Tells You to Go Right or Left

They could have probably saved a solid $1,399,999.75 if they just gave agents a quarter to flip.
Helen Donahue
4.4.16
travel
travel

Why Is the TSA So Bad at Handling Breast Milk?

In some cases, women have seen the bomb squad called for carrying breast milk through airport security.
Sarika Chawla
2.16.16
travel
travel

Traveling as a Trans Person Is Exhausting and Dangerous

For trans people, airport confrontations are more than embarrassing, they can also be incredibly physically threatening.
Fury
11.11.15
News
News

A Woman Says She Was Harassed by the TSA for 'Flying While Trans'

Shadi Petosky's tweets about missing her flight thanks to hostile airport security officers have gone viral, but the TSA insists it's done nothing wrong.
Allie Conti
9.23.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Airport Security Is Apparently Not Very Good at Detecting Weapons or Explosives

In a test, the TSA let 67 out of 70 undercover federal agents carrying fake bombs or guns through checkpoints. That's not very good!
Allie Conti
6.1.15