John F. Kennedy Airport

$65,200 in counterfit $100 bills were seized at John F. Kennedy's international mail facility on March 21, 2015. (credit:

Customs Agents Seize $65,200 In Counterfeit $100 Bills At JFK Express Cargo Facility

The fake cash was discovered hidden in place mats and a shoe bag that had been sent from Ecuador.

03/24/2015

American Airlines Flight 1320 at John F. Kennedy International Airport after a bird strike. (credit: CBS2)

American Airlines Plane Forced To Return To JFK After Bird Strike

A plane was forced to return to John F. Kennedy Airport Tuesday morning after the pilot reported hitting a flock of birds, the FAA said.

03/17/2015

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

Records: Port Authority Commissioners Got Perks At JFK, Newark Airports

Newly released records show four commissioners at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey were allowed to bypass regular security lines and received other perks when they flew out of airports run by the agency.

02/13/2015

Surveillance image of a man who police say poses as a cop before robbing livery cab drivers in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Poses As Fake Cop, Robs Livery Cab Drivers In Queens

Police said the man has struck at least seven times this month, stealing cash, cell phones and credit cards.

02/12/2015

FILE - The international arrivals terminal is viewed at  John F. Kennedy Airport  (JFK ) airport on October 11, 2014.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Baggage Handlers Picket Outside JFK Airport’s Terminal 7

A few dozen baggage handlers set up a picket line outside the British Airways terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport to protest what they call unfair labor practices.

02/12/2015

A Royal Jordanian airlines plane.  (credit: Alexander Klein/AFP/GettyImages)

Officials: Woman Gives Birth Aboard Jordan-NYC Flight

A 33-year-old woman gave birth to a baby girl on a flight to New York from Jordan, airport officials said.

01/21/2015

American Airlines Flight 67 following a bomb scare on Nov. 30, 2014. (Credit: CBS2)

Port Authority, FBI Investigating Bomb Threat Against Flight From Spain At JFK

Authorities at John F. Kennedy Airport said they found nothing dangerous Sunday on an American Airlines plane after a bomb threat was phoned in and the aircraft arrived from Spain.

12/01/2014

Travelers at LaGuardia Airport on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Of Flights Canceled At Area Airports As Storm Moves In

FlightAware.com says approximately 180 flights were canceled Wednesday morning in Newark and at LaGuardia, Kennedy and White Plains airports.

11/26/2014

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

Prosecutors: 2 JFK Air Traffic Controllers Charged With Stealing More Than $165K In Unearned Pay

Jeffrey Evagues, of Manorville, Long Island, and Asif Ali, of Queens, were arrested Thursday and charged with stealing federal employee benefits and payroll.

11/07/2014

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)

CDC: 21-Day Monitoring For All Coming From Ebola Nations

The director of the CDC said the program will begin Monday and cover visitors as well as aid workers, journalists and other Americans returning from Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea.

10/22/2014

JFK Port Authority Hi-Risk Ebola Kit (PAPD)

Port Authority, NYPD Taking Steps To Protect Officers From Ebola

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the NYPD are taking steps to protect officers from potential exposure to Ebola.

10/15/2014

Terminal 4 at JFK Airport (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

JFK, Newark Liberty Among 5 U.S. Airports On Lookout For Ebola

Homeland Security agents at U.S. airports and other ports of entry are beginning to observe travelers coming into the United States for potential signs of Ebola infection and handing out fact sheets about the disease.

10/08/2014

Thomas Eric Duncan (credit: Image via Facebook)

Thomas Eric Duncan, Ebola Patient In Texas, Dies

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States died in a Dallas hospital Wednesday, a little more than a week after his diagnosis exposed gaps in the nation’s defenses against […]

10/08/2014

A man was killed while changing his tire on the Van Wyck Expressway on Sept. 14, 2014, police say. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Killed While Changing Tire On Van Wyck Expressway Near JFK Airport

A passenger inside the vehicle with the flat tire was injured, as well as three others in the minivan, CBS 2 reported. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

09/14/2014

JFK Airport

Police: N.J. Man Charged After Climbing John F. Kennedy Airport Fence

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police say William Deene has been charged with criminal trespassing after an airport worker noticed him scaling a fence at about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

09/03/2014

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