Wolverine Tranquilized At Newark Liberty AirportA 40-pound wolverine had to be tranquilized at Newark Liberty Airport on Tuesday after it made a hole in its metal carrier in an attempt to escape, the Port Authority said.
Records: Port Authority Commissioners Got Perks At JFK, Newark AirportsNewly released records show four commissioners at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey were allowed to bypass regular security lines and received other perks when they flew out of airports run by the agency.
CDC: 21-Day Monitoring For All Coming From Ebola NationsThe director of the CDC said the program will begin Monday and cover visitors as well as aid workers, journalists and other Americans returning from Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea.
Health Officials Defend Their Response To EbolaThe federal government is ramping up its response to the Ebola crisis after a second Dallas nurse became ill and it was disclosed that she had been cleared to fly a day before her diagnosis.
Stepped Up Ebola Screenings Start At Newark Liberty, 3 Other US AirportsCustoms and health officials at Newark Liberty Airport will start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening program.
Extra Ebola Screenings At JFK Set To Begin Saturday; Fight Against Virus Continues On Multiple FrontsAirline passengers arriving from three West African countries will face temperature checks and other screening measures starting with John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday.
Mayor Bill De Blasio At Ebola Roundtable: NYC Is ReadyThe mayor convened a meeting of city agencies at City Hall on Thursday as a display of readiness against the spread of the deadly virus.
Thomas Eric Duncan, Ebola Patient In Texas, Dies
Federal Judge Tosses Suit Over Owl Killings At NYC AirportsA federal judge has tossed an animal-advocacy group's lawsuit over the now-halted practice of shooting snowy owls near runways at the New York City area's major airports.
Area Airports On Alert To Look For Passengers With Ebola SymptomsNewark and John F. Kennedy airports are among 20 ports of entry in the U.S. with quarantine stations that have been staffed with health officials trained to look for symptoms of Ebola in passengers.
Newark Airport AirTrain To Close For Repairs Through July 15The train line connecting Amtrak and New Jersey Transit to Newark Liberty International Airport will be suspended for 21/2 months for repairs.
Staten Island Residents Complain About City's Response As Snow Falls AgainAs 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.