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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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Tri-State Guide To Planes, Trains & Automobiles

It’s the busiest travel time of the year, and we’re here to help you navigate with this comprehensive list of resources.

CBS New York–12/24/2014

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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

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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

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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

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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

Staten Island: Bard Avenue Snow

Staten Island Residents Complain About City’s Response As Snow Falls Again

As another snowstorm struck New York City Monday, residents of Staten Island complained about dangerous and unplowed streets – following similar complaints on the Upper East Side after a Jan. 21 snowstorm.

02/03/2014

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Garbage Fire Breaks Out At JFK Airport Cargo Building

Three people were hospitalized, 15 more were treated on the scene for smoke inhalation Tuesday evening, after a garbage fire broke out in a cargo building at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

01/14/2014

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Memorial Held To Mark 25th Anniversary Of Lockerbie Bombing

Saturday marked the 25th anniversary of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland. Two hundred and seventy people were killed in the terror attack.

12/21/2013

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U.S. Postal Service Under Fire, Accused Of Losing Man’s Cremated Remains

A Brooklyn man whose brother died in California last month is still waiting for his cremated remains to be sent back to our area. He blames the U.S. Postal Service for losing his loved one.

12/04/2013

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