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Naked Image Scanners To Be Removed From US Airports
2013-01-19 06:49:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Full-body image scanners that drew the ire of privacy advocates who likened passing through them to undergoing a strip search are being removed from US airports, officials from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) have reportedly confirmed. According to Jeff Plungis of Bloomberg News, the decision to end the $5 million contract between TSA and OSI Systems, developers of the Rapiscan units, came after the company...

2013-01-06 05:03:24

Following a recent article about a better way to speed through airport security, Surf Patch released a statement. Bohemia, N.Y. (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 On January 4, 2013, travel company, Surf Patch, released a statement following a New York Times article by Susan Stellin, regarding a quest for faster and smarter way to flyclear through airport security. According to the New York Times article, “The Transportation Security Administration has expanded its PreCheck trusted traveler...

2012-12-27 05:03:56

Following an article about the TSA not showing up to a hearing on terminating the TSA, Surf Patch released a statement on the news. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 On December 26, 2012, travel company Surf Patch released a statement following a New York Times article by Joe Sharkey, regarding the TSA skipping out on a hearing about terminating the TSA so passengers can flyclear of hassle. According to the New York Times article, the TSA chose not to attend a hearing regarding the...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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