PPR schumer on tsa 0313

P-R PHOTO/GABE DICKENS Passengers at Plattsburgh International Airport proceed through the security checkpoint Tuesday before boarding their flight. On April 27, the Transportation Security Administration will lift the 12-year ban on some items, allowing passengers to carry on non-locking knifes 2.36 inches or smaller and a width of a half-inch or less, along with baseball bats, hockey sticks and other items.