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Tri-State Guide To Planes, Trains & Automobiles

This Memorial Day weekend is expected to be the busiest in 10 years.

CBS New York–05/22/2015

Passengers ride the AirTrain Newark at Newark International Airport July 18, 2002 in Newark, New Jersey. The nation's top airline carriers are expected to post a loss of about $1.4 billion in the second quarter of 2002 following around $7 billion in losses in 2001. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Commuter Alert: Weekend LIRR & AirTrain Service Disruptions

Maintenance work will affect AirTrain service at Newark and JFK airports.

05/16/2015

JFK Heroin seized

Customs Officers Seize Narcotics From 2 Planes At JFK Airport

The planes had arrived two days apart from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

05/11/2015

British Airways passengers held

Passengers Complain Of Being Held ‘Hostage’ After Flight To JFK Lands In Philadelphia

Many passengers took to social media to vent their frustration, including actor Jeremy Piven.

05/09/2015

Cocaine found in girdle, underwear at JFK, officials say (U. S. Customs and Border Protection)

Officials: Guyanese Woman Found With Cocaine In Underwear, Girdle At JFK

Olive Fowler was escorted to a private room where CBP officers searched her. It was during this search that they found packages concealed in the girdle and underwear, officials said.

04/20/2015

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JFK Security Screener Convicted Of Stealing Thousands From Passengers

A security screener at JFK Airport will spend up to 14-years in prison. A judge found Alexandra Schmid, 34, guilty of stealing $10,000 from passengers.

12/26/2014

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Apparent Love Triangle Turns Deadly, Brooklyn Man Charged In Pair Of Stabbing Deaths

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of his wife and another man.

12/18/2014

Items allegedly taken from checked luggage by seven baggage handlers at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: $20,000 In Loot Allegedly Taken From Checked Luggage By JFK Bag Handlers

Seven baggage handlers who worked at Kennedy Airport have been charged with stealing electronics — including cell phones, iPads and laptops, jewelry and other items from travelers’ checked luggage, Queens DA Richard A. Brown said.

12/03/2014

FILE -- People walk in the American Airlines/US Airways Terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport.  (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Smoker’s Cigarette Break Causes Delays At JFK Airport

A man at New York City’s Kennedy Airport is being questioned by authorities after he passed through security without being screened.

10/04/2014

Flights canceled at LaGuardia Airport following fire at air traffic center in Chicago suburb on Sept. 26, 214. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Air Travel In & Out Of Chicago Still Limping Along Following Fire

As of Saturday morning, more than 200 flights have been canceled out of Chicago. There have only been a few cancellations reported at LaGuardia and JFK airports.

09/27/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

The JetBlue plane involved in a bird strike on March 27, 2014. (credit: Chris Balduino)

Bird Strike Forces JetBlue Plane To Make Emergency Landing At JFK

JetBlue Airways Flight 671 originated out of Westchester County Airport and was bound for West Palm Beach, Fla. The plane was diverted to JFK, where it landed safely, the FAA said.

03/28/2014

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Newark Airport Workers Expected To Get Higher Minimum Wage

In January, Port Authority executive director Pat Foye wrote to four airlines demanding their contractors give raises to workers at JFK and LaGuardia and phase in a minimum wage of $10.10.

03/20/2014

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Study: Automated Customs Kiosks Significantly Reduced Wait Times At JFK

Global Gateway Alliance recommends effective automated customs kiosks for all international terminals at New York area airports.

03/05/2014

NYC cab (file/credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Stiffed: NYC Cabbie Taken For A Ride After Taking Passenger To Boston Suburb

The cabbie told Denise Rebelato it would cost $980 for the 400-mile round trip. But when the cab got to Framingham, Rebelato told the cab driver she didn’t have the cash or a credit card.

02/07/2014

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