John F. Kennedy International Airport

JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Drones Spotted Near JFK Airport, Ed Koch-Queensboro Bridge Raise Worry

The FBI and Federal Aviation Administration are continuing to investigate reports of drones flying near commercial aircraft on approach to John F. Kennedy International Airport this week.

11/20/2014

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

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New York, New Jersey Set Up Mandatory Quarantine Requirement Amid Ebola Threat

In the wake of the first confirmed Ebola virus case in New York City, the states of New York and New Jersey have set up a new screening system that goes above and beyond the guidelines already set up by federal officials.

10/24/2014

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Homeland Security: Travelers From Ebola-Plagued Nations Must Pass Through Airports With Enhanced Screening

Customs and Border Protection officers earlier this month started screening passengers from West Africa who arrived at Kennedy, Newark Liberty, Washington’s Dulles, Chicago’s O’Hare and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta airports.

10/21/2014

Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Andrew Cuomo announce plans to improve New York City's airports. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Vice President Biden, Gov. Cuomo Push To Revitalize NY’s Airports

Biden joined Cuomo on Monday as the governor announced a design competition to modernize and improve John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia Airports, bringing them up to 21st Century standards.

10/20/2014

Exterior of the Center for Disease Control (CDC) headquarters is seen on October 13, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Health Officials Defend Their Response To Ebola

The federal government is ramping up its response to the Ebola crisis after a second Dallas nurse became ill and it was disclosed that she had been cleared to fly a day before her diagnosis.

10/16/2014

A passenger is screened for Ebola. (credit: CBS 2)

Stepped Up Ebola Screenings Start At Newark Liberty, 3 Other US Airports

Customs and health officials at Newark Liberty Airport will start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening program.

10/16/2014

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

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

Another Possible Ebola Scare In NYC As New Screenings Start At JFK

New York City health officials said the teen tested negative for Ebola.

10/11/2014

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

Extra Ebola Screenings At JFK Set To Begin Saturday; Fight Against Virus Continues On Multiple Fronts

Airline passengers arriving from three West African countries will face temperature checks and other screening measures starting with John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday.

10/10/2014

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

The Port Authority has said it will implement a program to trap and move the owls away from area airports. (Credit: CBS 2)

Federal Judge Tosses Suit Over Owl Killings At NYC Airports

A federal judge has tossed an animal-advocacy group’s lawsuit over the now-halted practice of shooting snowy owls near runways at the New York City area’s major airports.

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

A man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday, Sept. 26, after authorities allegedly found a sword concealed in his cane. (Credit: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)

Authorities: Man Tried To Board Plane With Sword Hidden In Cane

A man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Friday, after he allegedly tried to board a plane with a sword concealed in a cane.

09/26/2014

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