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TSA screenings disturbingly fail Homeland security tests

TSA screenings disturbingly fail Homeland security tests

By Vince Gullo III | Staff Columnist 11/15/17 If you’ve ever traveled on an airplane, you’ve definitely gone through a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screening. These screenings are, at the very least, unpleasantly tedious experiences. Between long lines, disgruntled workers, awkward pat downs and that constant unwarranted fear of accidentally ending up on the no-fly […]

Five Duquesne swimmers recount Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Five Duquesne swimmers recount Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Brandon Addeo | News Editor Senior Duquesne swimmer Hallie McCue was facing a window in the Fort Lauderdale airport awaiting her flight home when she first heard the gunshots. “There was a pack of people running — I can’t even describe their faces,” McCue said. On Jan. 6, Esteban Santiago, 26, of New Jersey, shot […]

Pittsburgh hospitals detail Ebola preparation

Pittsburgh hospitals detail Ebola preparation

By Brittney Jackson | The Duquesne Duke The Allegheny County Health Department is collaborating with hospitals, health care providers, emergency medical technicians and clinics to make sure employees can identify the Ebola virus. According to Allegheny County Emergency Services Chief Alvin Henderson, there will be emergency disease screening during 911 calls. Callers who indicate they […]