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Gold shipment valued at $625,000 goes missing at Miami airport

MIAMI (Reuters) - A shipment of gold with a declared value of $625,000 has gone missing in a suspected heist at Miami International Airport, authorities said on Thursday. Full story

Passenger with grenade-shaped lighter disrupts Miami airport

MIAMI (Reuters) - Part of a busy concourse was evacuated at Miami International Airport on Thursday when a passenger tried to pass through a security checkpoint with a cigarette lighter shaped like a grenade, police and airport officials said. Full story

‘Tis the season for travel

   The end of the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend is one of the busiest travel days of the year. NBC News’ Mark Potter checks in at Miami International Airport.

Huge blaze lights up skies over Miami airport

   No one was injured and firefighters managed to extinguish the blaze, which broke out in an area of Miami International Airport where fuel is stored. TODAY's Natalie Morales reports.

Man in '03 bomb scare sets off airport shutdown

A scientist detained at Miami's airport because of a suspicious item in his luggage had once been charged with illegally transporting bubonic plague, a senior law enforcement official said. Full story

Airports to avoid this summer

Here comes the busy travel season — but don’t fret. Here are the 10 congested, delay-prone hubs worth avoiding that will give you a better chance of smooth flying. Full story

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