Weather Alert

CODE YELLOW: Snow, Dangerous Roads

There's an opportunity for a light snow dusting in the Middle Tennessee area overnight, with the most being a possible half inch to 1 inch on the Highland Rim and the Plateau. Be cautious on roads. They will be icy in spots. Tune in to FOX 17 News at 4:30am for the latest. 

SEE SCHOOL CLOSINGS

WEATHER ALERT

WZTV - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

TSA Wants Armed Law Enforcement at Checkpoints

Stream WZTV Fox 17 Newscasts LIVE starting with Fox 17 This Morning at 5am and News at 9pm.


LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Transportation Security Administration is recommending that armed law enforcement be present at airport security checkpoints during peak hours after conducting a nationwide review in response to a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport last fall.


The internal report was obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press. It is being released to Congress, which will consider the recommendations.


The AP has reported that the two armed officers at the LAX terminal had left for breaks and were out of the terminal. Airport police decided months earlier to have officers roam terminals instead of staffing checkpoints such as the one approached by a gunman.


The shooting killed a TSA screener and wounded three other people.


Follow us on Twitter @wztv_fox17 and LIKE us on Facebook for updates.