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Man allegedly tried to hide knife in his underwear at Newark Airport

NEWARK, N.J. — Authorities say a traveler tried to hide a knife in his underwear as he went through security at Newark Liberty International Airport. 120 more words


2 Men From India Charged With Smuggling Foreign Nationals Into US Through Newark Airport

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two Indian nationals are accused of conspiring with an undercover federal agent to smuggle people from Thailand to New Jersey.

Nileshkumar Patel, 41, and Harsad Mehta, 65, were arrested Wednesday night at Newark Liberty International Airport. 203 more words


As New Jersey Preps For Storms, Residents Concerned With Getting Around

UNION COUNTY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — As New Jersey prepares for a torrential Hurricane Joaquin hitting the Tri-State, many in the state are worried about getting around in the air and on the ground. 270 more words


Amid Port Authority Scandals, State Sen. Suggests Rethinking PATH Extension To Newark Airport

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — With the resignation of the chief executive officer of United Airlines amidst allegations of trading favors with former Port Authority Chairman David Samson, a New Jersey state lawmaker was raising questions Thursday about the planned PATH Train extension to Newark Liberty International Airport. 395 more words


Police: Man Held After Walking Onto Empty Plane At Newark Airport

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A man was in police custody late Wednesday, after allegedly trespassing onto a plane at Newark Liberty International Airport.

The United Airlines plane was sitting unoccupied at Gate 74 at the airport around 8 p.m. 92 more words


United CEO Jeff Smisek Steps Down Amid Federal Investigation

DENVER (AP)– United Airlines abruptly replaced its CEO as a federal investigation continued into whether the airline gave preferential treatment to a former chairman of the agency that operates the New York-area airports who has political ties to New Jersey Gov. 666 more words