TSA offers tips for smooth holiday travel

November 13, 2012 7:01:16 PM PST
Flying during the holidays can be stressful but the Transportation Security Administration has released some tips to help.

Families with children are reminded there are special lanes for them at security checkpoints.

You may want to wait to wrap gifts because screeners may unwrap presents if they need a closer look.

People are welcome to carry a pie on board for Thanksgiving but it may get extra scrutiny if screeners are suspicious.

Snow globes are prohibited from carry-on bags because of the liquid inside.