Kennedy Airport

Travelers Stranded at Kennedy Airport on December 27, 2010 (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Passenger Sues After Being Stranded On Kennedy Airport Tarmac

The lawsuit is directed against the Terminal One Group that runs the international terminal at JFK.


Advanced Imaging Technology unit at John F. Kennedy International Airport's Terminal 8.  (Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

New Study Raises Concerns Over Full Body Scanners At Airports

A new study is raising concerns about the health risks of full body X-ray scanners as some 23 million people are expected to take to airports across the country next week for Thanksgiving.


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‘Jack The Cat’, Found After 2 Months Missing At JFK, Is Euthanized

The feline’s veterinarian gave him only a 50-50 chance of survival after he disappeared from his kennel at the American Airlines baggage check area in Kennedy Airport for 61 days.


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Jack The Cat Found In Customs Room At Kennedy Airport

On Aug. 25, Jack missed his flight to California after escaping from his kennel at the American Airlines baggage check area in Kennedy Airport.


Leonard Schaier, Citizens for Quiet Skies over North Hempstead, with new FAA map (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

New Flight Patterns Sending More Commercial Jets Over Nassau County

The Federal Aviation Administration announced Thursday it is now rerouting 200 planes a day. Instead of flying south to go west, these jets will now fly north — over Long Island’s “Gold Coast” — and residents are crying foul.


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Where’s Jack? Nearly Two Months Later, Cat Still Missing At Kennedy Airport

It’s been nearly two months since Jack the cat missed his flight to California after American Airlines baggage handlers lost him in Kennedy Airport.


Freed Americans Shane Bauer, left, Josh Fattal, center, and Sarah Shourd, right, Bauer's fiance, wave from the door to an airplane before leaving for the United States at the airport in Muscat, Oman, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/Sultan al-Hasani)

Hikers Say Iran Held Them Because They’re Americans

Two Americans held for more than two years in an Iranian prison on accusations of spying are back on U.S. soil.


People board an Amtrak train at Penn Station in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Amtrak Restores Most Service On Week Before Labor Day

Amtrak officials said flooding had receded, repairs were made and service would resume Wednesday morning.


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American Airlines Gets A Lashing On Facebook, Twitter After Losing Cat In JFK

After several years in New York City, Jack The Cat was bound for a new life in California, that is until his adventure took a wild turn which has sparked a social network lashing against American Airlines.


LaGuardia Airport on Saturday, August 27, 2011, as Hurricane Irene heads To Tri-State (credit: CBS 2)

Hurricane Irene Forces New York-Area Airports To Close, Grounds Thousands Of Flights

Airlines are scrapping more than 9,000 flights this weekend from North Carolina to Boston, grounding passengers as Irene sweeps up the East Coast. There were more than 3,600 cancellations on Saturday alone.


John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Naked Man Found Swimming Next To JFK Airport Fuel Farm

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the man ran toward the fuel farm when the patrols approached. He was caught near a boat dock and never entered the restricted area.


Turtle at Kennedy Airport (credit: CBS 2)

JFK Turtles Explain Runway Crawl On Twitter

Flight delays averaged 30-minutes as planes were diverted to other runways and ground crews removed the turtles for transportation to a beach in Jamaica Bay, which borders JFK.


Turtles Cause Flight Delays at JFK (Credit: Port Authority)

Flights Delayed After 150 Turtles Looking To Mate Crawl Onto JFK Airport Tarmac

Flights were delayed at JFK today after about 150 turtles crawled onto the tarmac in search of beaches to lay their eggs. Hear air traffic control audio inside.


JFK Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Near Miss Between 2 Jets At JFK; Frantic Controllers Caught On Tape

A Lufthansa Airbus A-340 was reportedly speeding toward takeoff Monday when an Egyptair Boeing 777 made a wrong turn into its path.


Dominique Strauss-Kahn (credit: AP Photo/Richard Drew, Pool)

IMF Chief Trades Posh Hotel Suite For Stay At Rikers

Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s midtown hotel suite cost $3,000 a night, but now the chief of the International Monetary Fund will spend at least the next three nights in an 11 by 13 foot cell at Rikers Island.