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Nearly $70,000 In Cocaine Found Hidden In Box Of Jamaican Beef Patties At JFK

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A traveler from Jamaica was packing more than a tasty treat in her luggage, officials said.

Customs and Border Protection agents found nearly $70,000 worth of cocaine hidden in a box of Tastee brand Jamaican Beef Patties a passenger was trying to bring into the country Tuesday, officials said. 85 more words

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A $10 billion overhaul of New York’s main airport isn't going to fix its biggest problem

New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport—which receives more international passenger traffic than any other in the US—is racing against the clock. Within a decade, the airport will reach full capacity, according to New York governor Andrew Cuomo. 438 more words

$10 billion overhaul planned for New York's JFK airport

NEW YORK — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a $10 billion plan to overhaul John F. Kennedy International Airport, one of the nation’s busiest and most crowded. 237 more words

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First LGA, now JFK - Cuomo announces modernization of airport

On Wednesday (January 4th) New York governor Cuomo announced a plan to upgrade and modernize New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. The plan would cost 10 billion dollars and make major improvements to the airport. 64 more words

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Customs And Border Protection System Outage Leaves Returning Travelers Stuck In Long Lines

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A system computer late Monday outage led to huge crowds at U.S. Customs and Border Protection lines all over the country. 364 more words

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Passengers Removed From JetBlue Flight in New York After Apparently Confronting Ivanka Trump

A college professor and his husband were kicked off a JetBlue flight after the pair confronted Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner on a plane in New York City Thursday morning. 339 more words

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Port Authority Holiday Entertainment Calendar at the Airports

Spreading the holiday cheer around, Port Authority airports are featuring an extravaganza of musical performances by local talent and area schoolchildren during the upcoming weeks to make holiday travel extra special this year. 193 more words