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TSA testing relaxed security for seniors

AIRPORT SECURITY Starting tomorrow, travelers older than 75 will encounter relaxed security screenings at Chicago O'Hare, Denver, Orlando and Portland airports, thanks to a test program from the Transportation Security Administration. Such passengers may not need to remove their shoes and light jackets to pass through screening -- and will be permitted a second trip through the scanners to correct any anomalies instead of automatically receiving a physical pat-down.

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