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Customs Officers: Smugglers Hid Coke In Soccer Ball, Sandals

Customs officers at New Jersey’s Newark Liberty Airport say they seized some unusually heavy soccer balls from a Peruvian man’s luggage.


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Major New York City-Area Airports To Reopen On Monday

Officials say the three major New York City-area airports will resume most flights Monday morning after shutting down because of Tropical Storm Irene.


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Arrest Of NJ Cabbie Sparks Protest By Fellow Drivers At Newark Airport

Taxi drivers staged a five-hour shutdown at Newark Liberty International Airport on Friday, refusing to pick up passengers to protest the arrest of a fellow cabbie Ahmed Deraz.


Newark Liberty International Airport (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Newark Airport Terminal Briefly Evacuated Over Suspicious Package

Port Authority spokeswoman Sara Beth Joren said Terminal A was evacuated for about an hour Wednesday evening.


Newark Airport Control Tower (DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)

Newark Airport Flights Interrupted By Faulty Fire Alarm In Control Tower

Departures were held for about 20 minutes until the fire alarm sensor was replaced and operations resumed.


Metropolitan Transportation Authority employees clear snow from the signals on the J and M train tracks in Brooklyn. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Icy Weather Impacts Travel Across Tri-State Area

With more bad weather on its way to the Tri-State, area airports cancelled thousands of flights and public transportation systems were advising commuters to leave extra time for travel.


The Mineola Branch of The LIRR (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Snowstorm Makes For Rough Commute Across Parts Of Tri-State Area

Residents woke up Wednesday to a fresh batch of snow and a new set of headaches for their commute.


Many Air India passengers remained stranded at Newark Liberty International Airport on Thursday, four days after the weekend blizzard that walloped the Tri-State.

Many Passengers Still Stranded At Newark Airport

It’s been four days since the weekend blizzard, and some airline passengers still found themselves stranded.


Long Island Railroad commutrer trains are idled in the yards on the west side of Manhattan Monday morning Dec. 27, 2010. (AP Photo/Rich Kareckas)

Tri-State Blizzard Causing Massive Delays, Cancellations

The blizzard making its way into the Tri-State Area is causing major travel issues at area airports, major roadways and transit hubs.


Newark Liberty International Airport (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Computer Monitor Causes Scare At Newark Airport

A security scare shut down parts of Newark Liberty Airport on Monday morning. A checked bag set off a radiation alarm, leading to an evacuation.


Departing travelers wait in line at LaGuardia Airport - Queens, NY - Sep 30, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

New York City Area Flight Delays As Bad As Ever

A new government report criticizes attempts to reduce area airport chaos, saying scheduling rules continue to put too many planes in line when weather is the worst.


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Nutley Police Get Ready For Mischief Night

In Nutley, there’s a zero-tolerance policy in effect this year for any pranks this Mischief Night – the evening before Halloween. Since the infamous night falls on a Saturday this year, police are expecting the worst.



New Airport Security Pat Downs Too Close For Comfort?

As airports across the country roll out the Transportation Security Administration’s new, high tech full body x-ray machines, an alternative is being offered to those who feel that the scanners don’t leave enough to the imagination.

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A full-body scanner is demonstrated by a man at an airport - Hamburg, Germany - Sep 30, 2010 - Photo: Joern Pollex/Getty Images

Full Body Scanners Debut At Newark Airport

Air travelers passing through Newark Liberty International Airport will soon feel a little more exposed.


Interchange 13A (Inside) - Newark Liberty International Airport/US 1&9 (Traffic Camera)

All Lanes Open Following Fatal NJ Turnpike Wreck

An NJ Turnpike spokesman said all lanes have reopened following a multivehicle crash that killed one person and shut down southbound lanes of the turnpike’s outer roadway on Wednesday.