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Fri March 15, 2013
TSA Under Fire For Allowing Pocket Knives Onboard
Originally published on Fri March 15, 2013 6:37 am
The Transportation Security Administration says starting next month, it's OK to bring small knives aboard passenger jets. The new policy is a result of the agency's shift from focusing on objects that might pose a threat to focusing on people. But many flight attendants, a few airlines and some lawmakers are pushing back against the new policy.