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United Gets Off Easy, Pays $2.4M Penalty For Using Planes To Chauffeur Airport Exec To Vacation Home

Last year, United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek abruptly resigned amid a federal investigation into allegations that the airline had provided illegal special favors to an official in charge of Newark Liberty International Airport — including relaunching a route to South Carolina that just happened to be near a home owned by that official. 571 more words

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Jet Planes, Bullet Trains and Taxis

I got back last night from a jam-packed week of travel.

My Thanksgiving dinner had hardly digested and I was on a plane bound for China. 240 more words


Virgin America unleashes #tinydogstinyfares cyber monday deal

Travelers Can Fetch Up to 30% off Fares Nationwide* and $10 for Every Flight Booked Will Go to Support Animal Shelter Partners**

Airline Launches Cross-Country ‘Operation Chihuahua’ Airlift to Fly Dozens of Tiny Dogs to New York – Where Adoptive Homes Await. 1,921 more words


More than 2 dozen arrested in Lower Manhattan while protesting minimum wages

LOWER MANHATTAN — More than two dozen minimum wage protestors were arrested for disorderly conduct in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday morning.

The group was part of the Fight for 15 movement, which pushes for the minimum wage to be $15 an hour across the country. 258 more words


At Least 4 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash At Newark Airport

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — At least four people were injured Monday night in a multi-vehicle accident at Newark Liberty International Airport.

The crash happened around 10:30 p.m. 81 more words


Bird Strikes Landing Plane At Newark Airport

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A bird struck a landing plane at Newark Liberty International Airport Friday afternoon.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the crew of Austrian Airlines Flight 89 reported the strike as it was landing around 1:19 p.m. 23 more words


Planes Clip Wings At Newark Airport For Second Time In As Many Days

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two planes clipped their wings at Newark Liberty International Airport Wednesday for the second time in as many days.

Authorities said just before 4:30 p.m. 167 more words