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Staten Island: Bard Avenue Snow

Staten Island Residents Complain About City’s Response As Snow Falls Again

As another snowstorm struck New York City Monday, residents of Staten Island complained about dangerous and unplowed streets – following similar complaints on the Upper East Side after a Jan. 21 snowstorm.

02/03/2014

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

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

N.J. Man In A Jam, After Illegal GPS Device Interferes With Newark Liberty Operations

A New Jersey man wanted to hide his movements from his boss. He ended up interfering with operations at a busy airport instead. Now he’s facing a massive fine.

08/09/2013

Airlines Seats (credit: Getty Images)

Professor Touts ‘Pay-As-You-Weigh’ Model For Airline Tickets

In an exploratory analysis, Dr. Bharat P Bhatta writes that the so-called pay-as-you-weigh model can be “technically and economically feasible.”

03/27/2013

New Jersey DOT Commissioner James Simpson makes announcement on Pulaski Skyway rehabilitation project Jan. 10, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NYC-Bound Lanes Of Pulaski Skyway To Be Shut Down For 2 Years Beginning In 2014

The billion-dollar rehab project to upgrade the 80-year-old span will begin following the 2014 Super Bowl at Met Life Stadium.

01/10/2013

United Airlines jets

It’s Not Just Cars, Generators — Now Jet Fuel Is Becoming A Concern

Fears of a jet fuel shortage at New York’s airports have led some airlines to take the unusual — and costly — step of putting extra fuel on planes.

11/02/2012

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

Internal TSA Audit Unveils ‘Big Problem’ With Newark Airport Security Measures

An internal audit by the agency found screeners got failing grades when it came to properly patting down passengers and confiscating prohibited items.

10/08/2012

United Airlines Counter (file/credit: Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Second United Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Newark Airport

United Flight 409 bound for Seattle had to turn back Saturday morning after reports of possible smoke in the cabin and cockpit, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

08/19/2012

United Flight 96 (credit: CBS 2)

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Newark Airport

The plane blew tire on take-off, possibly sending debris into the engine. The pilot realized something was wrong right away and was in radio contact with the control tower. There were 173 people on board. No injuries were reported.

08/19/2012

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

Smoke Reported In Elevator Shaft Of Newark Airport Air Traffic Control Tower

Air traffic controllers have been moved to an alternate site and will continue to handle traffic until the issue is resolved, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement.

07/10/2012

Bimbo Olumuyiwa Oyewoleknown (credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority Considers New Airport Security Firm After Newark ID Theft Incident

Port Authority Executive Director Patrick Foye said he will solicit proposals for companies to provide security at its facilities, including the airport.

05/22/2012

Planes At LaGuardia Airport (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

LaGuardia Airport Named The Worst In The Nation By Travel & Leisure Magazine

The survey found LaGuardia Airport is by far the worst when it comes to check-in and security processes, baggage handling, providing Wi-Fi, staff communication, design and cleanliness.

05/02/2012

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Landmine Casings Packed With Shrapnel Found In Woman’s Suitcase At Newark Airport

While the passenger wasn’t allowed to board with the devices, she was allowed to rebook her trip to San Francisco after missing her original flight.

05/01/2012

Planes At LaGuardia Airport (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Port Authority Considers Fining Disruptive Passengers Over Flight Delays

The agency said it won’t hesitate to go after anyone who causes a take-off delay at any of the Tri-State Area’s three major airports.

03/26/2012

TSA Screener John Deschamp (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

TSA Screener Turns In $5,000 He Found On Floor At Newark Airport

Transportation Security Administration screener John Deschamp said he found a wad of cash totaling $5,000 last month at Newark Liberty Airport.

01/11/2012

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