TSA officers screened 13 million more travelers compared to last year

TSA Screens Record-Breaking Travel Numbers in Busiest Summer Ever

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) marked a new record-breaking summer travel season, screening more than a quarter of a billion travelers, the busiest in TSA history. With the summer travel season spanning...
At least four times last week, in the span of just two days, health officials jumped into action to greet sick flight passengers. An Emirates flight from Dubai landed at JFK on Wednesday with more than 100 passengers reporting symptoms including coughing, vomiting and fever. An ASL Airlines France flight from Algeria to Perpignan in France was briefly quarantined Wednesday when a child aboard was suspected of having cholera. And two American Airlines international flights into Philadelphia on Thursday (one from Paris and the other from Munich) landed with a a total of 12 passengers who were evaluated by health officials for influenza and respiratory problems.

Plane Full of Sick Passengers? Expert Explains What Happens Next (Videos)

By Rachel Becker, The Verge When Emirates flight EK 203 from Dubai landed in New York with sick people on board on Wednesday morning, public health officials and local authorities were waiting for it....
DNA rendering of Jane Doe hopes to shed light on a 1977 Delaware murder. (Courtesy of the New Castle County Police)

Can DNA of Murdered Woman Heat Up 1977 Cold Case? (Multi-Video)

By Adam Duvernay, Delaware News Journal A skull found in a Townsend area drainage ditch 41 years ago has a new face. Cold case detectives with New Castle County Police have a new...
ATF Special Agent Hugh O’Connor drowned off duty while trying to assist a woman in northern Alabama on July 22.

Hero Down: ATF Special Agent Hugh O’Connor Drowns Assisting Boater

By Sandy Malone, Blue Lives Matter Bureau of Alcohol Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Special Agent Hugh O'Connor drowned off duty while trying to assist a woman in the...
Less than 24 hours after the massacre at an open-air country music concert in Las Vegas, authorities are still piecing together what shooter Stephen Paddock did in preparation for his deadly shooting rampage that left 59 people dead and over 500 others injured. (Image courtesy of YouTube)

MGM Files Fed Lawsuit Against Las Vegas Shooting Victims (Multi-Video)

By Richard A. Oppel Jr., The New York Times Faced with potential lawsuits from hundreds of victims of last year’s mass shooting in Las Vegas, MGM Resorts International is trying an untested...
Weymouth Police Officer Michael C. Chesna

Officer Killed in MA, 3 Hurt in Kansas City, MO Shootings (Multi-Video)

By Bart Jansen, USA TODAY One police officer was killed in Massachusetts and three others were wounded in Missouri in separate shootings Sunday.  The incidents come as tensions soared in Chicago over a police-involved shooting. The suspect in Kansas...
Attendees of the Farnborough International Airshow are invited to experience the sensation of combined audio and visual cues for enhanced survivability, in Hall 1, at Elbit Systems Stands 1354 & 1356, 16-22 July 2018. (Courtesy of Wikimedia

Orbit 3D Audio Integrated into Elbit HMD’s (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Complex flight missions with large crews, diverse communication needs and multiple technologies require advanced and reliable communication management solutions. To address these needs, Orbit Communications Systems has successfully integrated the company's 3D Audio...
Adding Antwan Tamon Mims to the Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list means the case will receive national publicity and that the reward for information leading to his capture has been increased to up to $100,000. (Courtesy of the FBI)

Help Catch a Killer: FBI’s New Ten Most Wanted Fugitive (Multi-Video)

By the FBI A violent Michigan gang member charged with murdering two men in front of dozens of witnesses has been named to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a...
The United States Coast Guard HC-27J Spartan medium-range aircraft is intended for USCG missions such as maritime patrol, surveillance, search-and-rescue.

Telephonics Wins Radar Contract for US Coast Guard HC-27J Program

Telephonics has been competitively awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract from the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division valued at $31.8M to supply their APS-143C(V)3 as the multi-mode radar system for...
The Kentucky Division of Water and S&T’s Flood Apex program are working together to establish a means of monitoring dams and alerting the communities and property owners of potential dangers.

S&T Kentucky Dam Monitoring & Critical Infrastructure (Multi-Video)

Of the approximately 90,000 dams in the United States, roughly 90 percent are state, municipal or privately-owned, making two-thirds of the dams in America - regulating the flow of canals, generating...