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Airline employee charged with smuggling attempt

 By Marcus K. Garner

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

An AirTran Airlines employee has been accused of using his airport security clearance to smuggle drugs, cash and weapons past TSA checkpoints.

According to federal prosecutors, authorities learned that Rasondo Maurice Norris, of Stone Mountain, was acting as a mule, carrying contraband into the airport by bypassing security lines.

International travel to the U.S. expected to continue to grow

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The number of international visitors to the U.S. is expected to grow 4% a year, according to the Commerce Department. (U.S. Department of Commerce)

By Hugo Martin

After setting records for the number of foreign visitors and the amount of spending last year, international travel to the U.S. is expected to continue to grow over the next six years.

The 10 Best Travel Companies To Work For

Jacquelyn Smith, Forbes Staff

Would you like to work in the travel industry–and for an employer people love having for a boss? You probably spend hours from time to time scouring the web for cheap flights, great accommodations, go-to restaurants and must-see attractions – but how about being in the business of providing those things? Even if you only want to have an enjoyable vacation, it’s important to consider which airlines, hotels, and travel agencies have the most satisfied employees.