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An aerial view of John F. Kennedy Airport. (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Construction Worker Hurt During Demolition Of JFK Runway

A construction worker was slightly injured Sunday as crews demolished an unused departures runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/23/2013

New York City Republican Mayoral Candidate Joseph Lhota (file / credit: Joe Lhota for Mayor)

Eye On Politics: Lhota Wants To Continue Legacies Of Giuliani, Bloomberg

New York City Republican mayoral hopeful Joseph Lhota said that everything great that has happened over the past 20 years is quite fragile and he said this election is going to have consequences.

06/20/2013

Egyptair Diverted Flight

EgyptAir Passengers Arrive At JFK After Threatening Note Caused Emergency Landing

The EgyptAir jet – which was supposed to be a nonstop flight to JFK Saturday – had to land on a remote section of the tarmac at Prestwick Airport in Glasgow, Scotland.

06/16/2013

New apple green taxi that will work in The Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island  and Upper Manhattan. (Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

N.Y. State Court Of Appeals Reinstates Bloomberg Outer Borough Taxi Plan

Under the plan the TLC will be able to issue 18,000 hail licenses over the next three years – 20 percent must be handicapped-accessible.

06/06/2013

TSA found this loaded gun inside a carry-on bag at a JFK checkpoint, May 21, 2013. (credit: TSA.)

TSA: Second Gun Arrest In Days At JFK Airport

TSA screeners spotted the loaded gun inside the man’s bag Tuesday morning and alerted Port Authority Police. The arrest did not impact operations at JFK.

05/21/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Part Of JFK Terminal Evacuated For Over An Hour Due To Suspicious Package

Part of Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport was evacuated Sunday afternoon, after authorities found a suspicious package that turned out to contain toothpaste.

04/21/2013

Flag of the Borough of Queens (credit: Queens Borough President's Office)

‘Jeopardy!’ Devotes Entire Category To Queens

If you live in a certain outer borough, you might have felt an extra sense of pride Tuesday night.

03/19/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Suspected Rapist Arrested After Getting Stun Gun Past JFK Security

Queens detectives were hot on the trail of 23-year-old Prodromos Vasilopoulous when he managed to get past security at JFK Airport with a stun gun in his carry-on bag.

03/14/2013

Newark Airport Parking Lot (Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Limited Flights Resume At JFK, LaGuardia And Newark Airports

Local airports started to see some activity Saturday morning after a blizzard forced airlines to cancel thousands of flights.

02/09/2013

A Delta jet at JFK Airport (file / credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Delta Plans Outdoor Terraces For Club Members At JFK

Delta officials said in a statement that the Sky Deck terraces will offer “unprecedented” airport views.

01/29/2013

The TSA said this .45 pistol was the first gun of 2013 found at JFK airport. It was recovered on Jan. 21, 2013. (credit: TSA)

Conn. Man With Gun Arrested At JFK Airport

Agents found the loaded .45 caliber pistol when the Cancun-bound man’s items were going through a metal detector Monday.

01/22/2013

A JetBlue plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport (file/photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

JetBlue Flight From JFK Turns Back After Bird Strike

JetBlue flight 721 turned back as a precaution just before 10 a.m. Airline officials said it was not a direct bird strike.

01/13/2013

Workers protesting at JFK Airport - Nov. 21, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Workers At JFK Airport Allege Lapses In Security, Training

Do you feel safe and secure at John F. Kennedy International Airport? You might not after hearing what some of the security personnel there have to say.

11/21/2012

Traffic on Route 1 in New Jersey - Nov. 21, 2012 (credit: NJDOT)

Millions Set To Hit The Roads, Skies For Thanksgiving Holiday

AAA forecasts that 43.6 million people will traveler for Thanksgiving nationwide — an uptick of less than one percent over last year with more than 90 percent getting to their destinations by car.

11/21/2012

(credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: NYC Marathon Will Be Run; Challenges Ahead After Sandy

Marathon organizers had been moving forward with planning but awaited final word from the city about whether holding the race would be safe and viable with flooding, power outages and transit shutdowns still afflicting the five boroughs.

10/31/2012

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