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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

Gun parts were found inside a video game box at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Thursday, Dec. 18. (Credit: Port Authority Police)

Police: Man Caught At JFK With Gun Parts Hidden In Video Game Console

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Thursday that gun parts found in a passenger’s video game console at John F. Kennedy International Airport were not child’s play.

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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Sen. Schumer Wants Feds To Speed Up Regulations On Commercial Drone Use

On Sunday, Schumer said there were three near-misses reported at JFK between drones and aircraft just last week.

11/23/2014

The international arrivals terminal is viewed at John F. Kennedy Airport. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

FAA: Pilots Have Spotted Drones Twice This Week Near JFK

The Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday was investigating multiple reports of drones buzzing around John F. Kennedy International Airport.

11/19/2014

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Authorities: Traveler At JFK Airport Found Carrying $87K Worth Of Cocaine

She was arrested after a K-9 named Fenja alerted her handler to a suspicious suitcase on Sunday.

11/19/2014

People arrive at the international arrivals terminal at  John F. Kennedy Airport on Oct. 11, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Top Official Questions TSA Pre-Check Protocol Following CBS2 Investigation

TSA officers have been seen merging all lines into one, herding entire lines of people who have not been pre-screened through limited security, they only go through the metal detector.

11/12/2014

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Rep. Peter King Voices Concern Over Ongoing JFK Ebola-Screening Vulnerabilities

King said there are between 70-100 people arriving at the airport per day from countries impacted by the Ebola outbreak.

10/16/2014

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The People Who Took Us To The Moon

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.

10/13/2014

Terminal 3 of the Los Angeles International Airport, site of a shooting on Nov. 1, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Airsick Passenger On Flight From JFK Prompts Ebola Scare At LAX

If the preliminary diagnosis is confirmed, it would be the first known case of the disease being contracted or transmitted in the U.S.

10/12/2014

Customs officers & passenger take precautions during an Ebola scare at Newark International Airport. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

CDC Fact Sheet: Ebola Screening Of Travelers At Airports

This fact sheet helps explain the measures the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection, and their partners are taking at airports both in the United States and in affected countries in West Africa to prevent the spread of Ebola.

10/08/2014

Delta plane damaged in collision at JFK on Oct. 5, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority: Two Planes Collide On JFK Runway; No Injuries

Both planes were arriving with passengers on board, officials said..

10/05/2014

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

Jet Blue Plane Makes Emergency Landing At JFK Following Bird Strike

Flight 683 had about 144 people on board when it took off for Orlando, and struck a bird not soon after.

10/04/2014

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TSA Agents At JFK Find Sword Hidden In Man’s Cane

TSA agents have issued a new warning after agents made a starling find at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

09/27/2014

TSA: TSA officers at JFK International Airport found guns, ammunition, gun magazines, and 58 bricks of marijuana (33 pounds) in two pieces of checked baggage, all  concealed inside packages of household goods. (Photo courtesy of @TSAmedia_LisaF)

TSA: Agents Find 2 Guns, 350 Rounds Of Ammo, 33 Pounds Of Marijuana In Woman’s Luggage At JFK

Transportation Security Administration officers made quite a discovery inside two checked bags at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

09/22/2014

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