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Records: Port Authority Commissioners Got Perks At JFK, Newark Airports

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Newly 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. 775 more words


Baggage Handlers Picket Outside JFK Airport's Terminal 7

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A few dozen baggage handlers set up a picket line outside the British Airways terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport to protest what they call… 133 more words


Police: Man Poses As Fake Cop, Robs Livery Cab Drivers In Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are looking for a man who they say poses as a cop before robbing livery cab drivers in Queens.

The man struck seven times in eight days this month, stealing cellphones, credit cards and nearly $1,000 in cash, police said. 235 more words


Officials: Woman Gives Birth Aboard Jordan-NYC Flight

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A 33-year-old woman gave birth to a baby girl on a flight to New York from Jordan, airport officials said.

It happened over the Atlantic aboard Royal Jordanian Flight J261 at around 5 p.m. 119 more words


Plane Searched At JFK Airport After Bomb Threat; No Injuries

NEW YORK (AP) – Authorities say a passenger jet is being searched at John F. Kennedy Airport following a bomb threat.

Port Authority spokesman Joe Pentangelo says Delta Air Lines flight 468 from San Francisco to New York landed at JFK Airport just after 7:40 p.m. 80 more words


Passengers' alleged attempt to smuggle cocaine into JFK derailed

JAMAICA, N.Y. (PIX11) — When agents at a New York City airport felt unusually dense handrails on a passengers’ luggage, they probed deeper and found just what they suspected: cocaine. 185 more words