John F. Kennedy International Airport

Protests In Haiti Delay Return Of Baltimore Archdiocese Youth Mission Trip

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Church groups and volunteers from across the U.S., including here in Maryland, have been stranded in Haiti after violent protests …

Airports

New Daily Nonstop Flight From San Jose To JFK New York

The flight is offered by Alaska Airlines.<p>SAN JOSE, CA — Alaska Airlines' inaugural daily non-stop flight between Mineta San Jose International …

Silicon Valley

Bill, Hillary Clinton surprise passengers by flying commercial to New York: Watch

Former President Bill Clinton and ex-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton surprised onlookers at a Washington-area airport on Sunday by taking a …

Hillary Clinton

American, JetBlue and Southwest bid for Delta's former Cuba route

In May, Delta said it will terminate its Saturday service to Havana, Cuba, from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York on Sept. 1.

Cuba

JetBlue radio failure triggers scare at JFK Airport

A communication failure involving a JetBlue plane caused a brief scare at John F. Kennedy Airport.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration says Jetblue …

Aviation

JetBlue pilot mistakenly sends hijack alert while taxiing at JFK

A JetBlue flight suffered a communications failure and a pilot mistakenly entered a hijack alert while taxiing for takeoff at John F. Kennedy …

Airports

Radio issue on JetBlue flight at JFK Airport triggers hijacking scare

Airports

JetBlue plane loses communication on JFK Airport tarmac, triggering security scare

A JetBlue flight reportedly became unresponsive to tower communications while taxiing for departure at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City Tuesday evening, triggering a security scare.<p>Flight 1623 was scheduled to depart for Los Angeles at 7:30 pm ET, but stopped responding to air …

JetBlue

That Caribbean Getaway Just Got More Expensive

U.S. airfares to the Caribbean and Latin America rose 29.9 percent in May from a year earlier -- the largest increase in records dating back to 1995, …

Delta Airlines

Delta Air Lines to fly nonstop from the US.to India for first time in a decade

Delta Air Lines will fly nonstop from the U.S. to India for the first time in a decade, a decision the airline said was due to recent agreements over …

Delta Airlines

Trump mulling probe of auto imports on national security grounds

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is considering launching a trade investigation of auto imports on national security grounds, a senior Trump administration official said on Wednesday.<p>The Wall Street Journal first reported Trump was mulling a so-called Section 232 investigation, …

Donald Trump

Trump Returns To Manhattan Today, Protesters Plan 'A Lot Of Noise'

President Donald Trump is making his first trip to New York City in 2018 today to attend an immigration event on Long Island. The forum will focus on …

New York City

Big Blue Security Robot Raises Eyebrows At LaGuardia Airport

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> – A big blue security robot is raising eyebrows at LaGuardia Airport.<p>LaGuardia Gateway Partners say the robot is there to …

Flying

Cat loose for a week in JFK Airport finally caught

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced that the cat loosed upon John F. Kennedy International Airport last weekend has been caught …

New Jersey

Cat misses flight after escaping carrier at John F. Kennedy International Airport

A 29-year-old woman was forced to head to China alone after her beloved cat, Pepper, escaped from a carrier at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.<p>Pepper’s owner, who was not named, works as an attorney and was relocating to China for a job. She was checking in for her flight late …

Airports

Feds: Cocaine Found In Bottles Of Bailey’s At JFK Airport

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> – These Bailey’s bottles weren’t full of booze.(credit: Customs and Border Protection)An passenger arriving from Jamaica Sunday …

Duty-free

Charter bus packed with Long Island teens crashes after Eurotrip return

A charter bus packed with Long Island teens coming home after spring break in Europe lost its top when it smashed into a bridge overpass Sunday night.<p>…

Airports

Photo Finish: Checking in on John F. Kennedy International Airport's TWA terminal

Few structures evoke the optimism and wonder of Eero Saarinen’s midcentury TWA terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport. Never mind that it …

New Jersey

Flight makes emergency landing after bird strike during takeoff

A Denver-bound Delta Flight made an emergency landing shortly after takeoff Saturday morning because of a bird strike.<p>The flight was scheduled to …

Aviation

Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Birdstrike

(RTTNews) - A Delta Airlines flight had to make an emergency landing on Saturday after the plane struck a bird shortly after takeoff at John F. Kennedy International Airport.<p>Just after takeoff at about 8:20 a.m., Delta Flight 2836 struck a bird and lost an engine, according to officials.<p>"Sat. …

Fire Fighting

'Violent' ICE detainee escapes custody at JFK Airport, flees in taxi, officials say

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee with a prior arrest on weapons-related offenses escaped custody late Tuesday at John F. Kennedy International Airport, leaped into a yellow taxi cab and darted off, officials and law enforcement sources said.<p>Read more here.

Taxicabs

Flight crew member smuggles 9 pounds of cocaine worth $160K in his pants

A Fly Jamaica Airline crew member tried to smuggle $160K worth of cocaine in his pants, from Montego Bay into John F. Kennedy International Airport …

Airports

Crew Member Aboard Jamaica Airways Busted Smuggling Cocaine Down His Pants

Federal agents at a major New York City airport recently arrested a crew member with Fly Jamaica Airlines who attempted to smuggle cocaine onto the …

New York City

He worked for an airline. His side job was smuggling $160,000 in cocaine, New York authorities say

A Jamaican airline crew member flying into New York City last week had quite the carry-on.<p>But what he was carrying was illegal — and he was trying to …

New York City

Dad speaks in ‘killer nanny’ case

Kevin Krim told jurors in the trial of nanny Yoselyn Ortega that when he switched off the aeroplane mode function on his mobile phone at John F. …

Crime

Tim McGraw Jokes 'I Gotta Cut Short My Workouts' as He Arrives Back in U.S. After Collapse

Following his mid-concert collapse in Ireland, the country singer, 50, spoke out for the first time, joking about taking it easy during his workouts …

Country Music

Why some Jews in Russia don’t think Putin’s comment was antisemitic

“What Putin said seems to have been lost in translation — twice.”<p>><br>• ><p>Russian President Vladimir Putin (C) listens to Russia's Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar …

Russia

2,373 Flights Have Already Been Canceled As Winter Storm Quinn Hits the East Coast

The second nor’easter in less than a week, dubbed Winter Storm Quinn, is churning along the East Coast right now, bringing with it a mix of heavy …

Flying

2 million in 13 states struggle with power loss, flooding after nor'easter

More than 2 million households and businesses in 13 states across the Northeast were without power Saturday morning after a powerful storm flooded …

Weather

This airline has $99 tickets for flights from the US to Europe — but there's a major catch

Iceland's WOW Air is offering a limited number of heavily discounted tickets from New York to Europe this spring.<p>The one-way tickets range from $99 to $149 and depart from two airports for Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Paris, or Reykjavik, Iceland.<p>But there's a catch: The low-cost carrier says it will …

Business