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Port Authority Revises JFK Noise Reduction Plan

The Port Authority’s new noise reduction plan would extend runway 22R to the north which officials said would keep planes higher in the air over homes and should muffled the noise from jets.

10/30/2013

Jetblue plane on tarmac (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images, FILE)

Computer Glitch Delays JetBlue Flights

At John F. Kennedy International Airport — JetBlue’s largest base of operations — about a third of all the airline’s flights were listed as “delayed” on the flight monitors. The typical delay was about 90 minutes.

09/13/2013

JFK Hazmat Scene

Suspicious Substance At JFK Turns Out To Be Beauty Supplies

Two workers were hospitalized after opening a package at John F. Kennedy International Airport Sunday, but the substance inside – initially feared to be nerve gas – turned out only to be beauty supplies.

08/11/2013

U.S. Embassies closed on Sunday. (credit: CBS 2)

International Travelers Urged To Take Precautions Amid Terror Warning

CBS News has learned that U.S. intelligence suggests that al Qaeda or one of its affiliates has a major plot under way. What they don’t know is the date, time or exact target.

08/04/2013

Gupreet Singh, Robin Singh

Police: Brothers From India Left NJ Tour To Stay In US

Sixteen-year-old Gupreet Singh and 15-year-old Robin Singh disappeared during a visit to Garden State Plaza Mall on Monday.

07/10/2013

LaGuardia airport is seen from a Delta jet - Queens, NY - Oct 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Expert: Pilots Face Similar Challenges At New York Airports As At SFO

In the wake of the plane crash that left two Chinese students dead and dozens more injured, experts and pilots have pointed out that San Francisco International Airport can be a challenging place to land. So are the two New York City airports.

07/08/2013

FILE - Canada geese (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Report: Geese Again Rounded Up For Slaughter At Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

The U.S. Department of Agriculture rounded up nearly 300 geese at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge and took them away for slaughter Tuesday, according to a published report.

07/02/2013

Police on the scene of a shooting on Ninth Avenue and 49th Street on Monday, July 1, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Suspects In Custody In Connection With Hell’s Kitchen Construction Site Shooting

A maintenance foreman from Judlau Waterworks was shot in the chest, but his injuries were considered to be non-life threatening.

07/02/2013

Unidentified Woman Tattoo

Woman Found Dead Near JFK Remains Unidentified

Police on Monday were asking for help from the public in identifying a woman who was found dead at an expressway junction near John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/24/2013

LaGuardia Airport in Queens (file / credit: MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Severe Weather Threat Prompts Flight Delays Of Almost 4 Hours

A threat of thunderstorms has caused delays averaging nearly four hours at LaGuardia and Newark Liberty International airports.

06/24/2013

An aerial view of John F. Kennedy Airport. (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Construction Worker Hurt During Demolition Of JFK Runway

A construction worker was slightly injured Sunday as crews demolished an unused departures runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/23/2013

NYPD Car (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Body Found At Expressway Junction Near JFK

The decomposed body of an unidentified woman was found late Friday at the junction of the Van Wyck Expressway and the Belt Parkway near John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/22/2013

FILE - A plane waits at John F. Kennedy Airport  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 Planes Involved In Near-Miss Near JFK, LaGuardia Airports

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 747 arriving at JFK came close to a Shuttle America Embraer E170 departing from LaGuardia at around 2:40 p.m. on June 13, the FAA said in a statement Friday.

06/21/2013

FBI's dig site at the former Ozone Park home of Jimmy "The Gent" Burke, June 19, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

FBI: ‘Material’ Unearthed Beneath Former Home Of Famed Gangster

The FBI confirmed material was recovered from the former home of Jimmy “The Gent” Burke, but a forensic examination by the medical examiner will determine whether they were human remains or something else.

06/19/2013

Egyptair Diverted Flight

EgyptAir Passengers Arrive At JFK After Threatening Note Caused Emergency Landing

The EgyptAir jet – which was supposed to be a nonstop flight to JFK Saturday – had to land on a remote section of the tarmac at Prestwick Airport in Glasgow, Scotland.

06/16/2013

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