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DA: Man Caught With Gun, Brass Knuckles At JFK

A Pennsylvania man bound for Los Angeles was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday, after he allegedly tried to pass through security with a loaded handgun and a pair of brass knuckles.

04/16/2014

JFK And LaGuardia Airports

State Senator Worries Airports Are Maximizing Traffic At Expense Of Safety

In the country’s most complicated airspace, allocating runways at JFK and at LaGuardia Airport is like piecing together a puzzle.

04/15/2014

Packages of cocaine that authorities said was hidden inside packages of frozen meat seized at JFK (credit: U. S. Customs & Border Protection)

Authorities: Cocaine Found Stashed Inside Packages Of Frozen Meat At JFK

A passenger tried to smuggle nearly eight pounds of cocaine off a flight at John F. Kennedy International Airport by hiding it inside packages of frozen meat, authorities said Monday.

04/07/2014

JFK AirTrain

AirTrain Service At JFK To Shut Down Until Saturday Afternoon

AirTrain service at John F. Kennedy International Airport will be shut down until Saturday afternoon.

04/04/2014

JFK Emergency Landing

Plane Ends Up On Grass In Emergency Landing At JFK

A plane made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday evening and ended up on the grass, after the pilot ran into a problem with the hydraulic system.

04/02/2014

What a pilot sees when someone on the ground shines a laser into the cockpit. (Photo: CBS 2)

FBI Offers Reward In Laser Incident That Injured Delta Pilot In New York

According to FBI officials in New York, Delta Flight #1102 was on a landing approach to LaGuardia Airport just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday when the pilot reported a green laser beam that entered the cockpit twice.

03/28/2014

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

(Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

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

This photo shows passenger confusion after a passengers were let off an international flight at JFK without being screened. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Passengers Let Off International Flight At JFK Without Being Screened

Officials at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday were looking into why passengers from an international flight were accidentally allowed to skip immigration and customs at JFK.

02/25/2014

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Plane Returned To JFK Over Concerns About Anti-Icing System

A plane had to return to John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday evening, after a cockpit indicator light showed possible problems with the anti-icing system.

02/24/2014

The Beatles -- Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, George Harrison and John Lennon -- attend a press conference at Kennedy International Airport having arrived from London for a 10 day US tour, 7th February 1964. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Fans Honor 50th Anniversary Of Beatles’ First Arrival In New York City

Fifty years ago the Beatles began their first American tour and officially kicked off Beatlemania on this side of the pond.

02/07/2014

Canceled flights due to a winter storm are viewed on a schedule board at LaGuardia Airport on Feb. 3, 2014 (credit: CBS 2)

Super Bowl Fans Stranded As Winter Storm Disrupts Travel

By midday, the flight-tracking website FlightAware reported nearly 2,000 delayed flights and 1,500 canceled flights nationwide, including in Newark, New York and Philadelphia.

02/03/2014

FBI agents escort Vincent Asaro on Jan. 23, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Alleged Bonanno Crime Family Member Charged In 1978 Lufthansa Heist

Vincent Asaro, an alleged captain in the Bonanno crime family, was arrested for murder, racketeering, extortion, arson, robbery and other charges, the indictment said.

01/23/2014

JFK Airport

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

Gov. Andrew Cuomo   (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Cuomo Lays Out Agenda In State Of The State Address

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is delivering a broad election-year agenda in a State of the State speech promoting a property tax freeze, tougher anti-corruption laws and modernizing New York City’s airports.

01/08/2014

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