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May 26, 2016 - Logan International Airport Terminal A Travelers wait in the security check-point line at Logan International Airport terminal A Security lines have become hours-long waits at airports around the country due to TSA cutbacks, and although they have not been as bad at Logan, local airport officials are closely monitoring the situation as the busy summer travel season begins. business,27logan(2),johnston (Katherine Taylor for The Boston Globe)

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Travelers wait in line at Logan Airport.

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My husband and I were shuffling through the pre-check line at Logan Airport TSA screening. An older man in bow tie and blazer calls out to everyone as he approaches the metal detector, “I have a titanium hip!” The TSA agent doesn’t hesitate and replies, “How do you like it?”

—MAURA HARRIGAN, Acton

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