John F. Kennedy International Airport

Taxi and Limousine Commission investigators conducted a sting targeting illegal cabs at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Thursday, April 9. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Undercover With TLC On Sting Targeting Illegal Taxis At Airports

The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission is cracking down on illegal taxis at the airports – with cabbies that are allegedly ripping off unsuspecting tourists and that sometimes are not even licensed.

04/09/2015

These cylinders containing heroin were allegedly found in the underwear of a traveler from Colombia to John F. Kennedy International Airport. (Credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

Authorities: Man Hid Heroin In Underwear On Flight From Colombia To JFK

A man was busted at John F. Kennedy International Airport last week, after U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents allegedly found heroin in his underwear.

04/07/2015

Heroin was found in this seat cushion allegedly smuggled from Guatemala to JFK, authorities say. (Credit: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)

Authorities: Heroin Was Found In Seat Cushion Allegedly Smuggled Into JFK

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials released photos Friday of heroin that was allegedly hidden in the a seat cushion carried by a man on a flight that landed at John F. Kennedy International Airport last week.

04/03/2015

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

JFK Runway Closure Could Jam Up New York Skies This Summer, Experts Warn

A runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport will soon close for about five months, causing a potential traffic jam in the skies above New York City this summer.

04/03/2015

Long lines form at JFK Airport on March 30, 2015, after a JetBlue computer outage . (credit: @odienscott/Instagram)

JetBlue Computer Outage Causes Delays For Passengers

A list of flights on the website of JFK Airport, JetBlue’s busiest airport, showed delays of 60 to 90 minutes for early morning flights and numerous delays but there were shorter delays for more recent flights.

03/30/2015

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

Prosecutors: Unlicensed Cabbie Lied To Passengers, Illegally Solicited Fares At JFK

An allegedly unlicensed cab driver has been arrested and charged on claims that he forged documents and illegally solicited fares at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

03/16/2015

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

Prosecutors: Man Arrested After Being Caught In Plane Cockpit At JFK

An Atlantic City man was arrested Tuesday after JetBlue staff found him sitting in the cockpit of a plane at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

03/03/2015

A monitor inside JFK Airport on Feb. 22, 2015, shows flights being rescheduled or canceled. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

JFK Airport Runways Reopen Following Snow Squall

The airport was closed to air traffic at 7:35 a.m., the Port Authority said. One runway was reopened around 9 a.m., and another has since been reopened.

02/22/2015

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Best Airports For Layovers In America

If leaving the airport isn’t a possibility, here is a look at five of the best airports for layovers in America.

02/13/2015

FILE: An American Airlines plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (credit: Getty Images)

Cops: Coins Intended For UNICEF Found In Flight Attendant’s Car At JFK

An American Airlines flight attendant has been arrested after 700 pounds of coins intended for UNICEF were found in his car at Kennedy International Airport.

02/04/2015

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

Port Authority Airports Set New Passenger Record

The agency announced Wednesday that preliminary data shows an estimated 117.1 million passengers used JFK, Newark Liberty, LaGuardia, Stewart and Atlantic City airports during 2014.

01/28/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer said funding for airport runway lights to prevent accidents was approved seven years. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Schumer: Runway Lighting Technology At Area Airports Stalled Before Takeoff

The system uses red lights embedded in the runway to warn pilots of another plane. The lights have already been installed at nine airports around the nation out of 17 that are eligible.

01/25/2015

Gov. Andrew Cuomo previews his 2015 infrastructure and transportation agenda at a breakfast meeting of the Association for a Better at the New York Grand Hyatt. (credit: Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of the Governor)

Cuomo Pitches AirTrain For LaGuardia Airport, Ambitious Transit Upgrades

Cuomo spoke Tuesday to the business group Association for a Better New York in Manhattan. He offered a preview of his annual State of the State address scheduled for Wednesday.

01/20/2015

Police swarmed John F. Kennedy International Airport due to a reported bomb threat directed at a plane on Monday, Jan. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI Working To Determine Source Of Bomb Threat At Kennedy Airport

The FBI is working to determine the source of telephone threats that prompted the evacuation and search of two planes at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

01/20/2015

Police swarmed John F. Kennedy International Airport due to a reported bomb threat directed at a plane on Monday, Jan. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Swarm JFK After Alleged Bomb Threat Directed At Landing Delta Flight

An alleged bomb threat prompted a massive police response at John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday night.

01/19/2015

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