Miami International Airport

Miami’s bid to be a World Cup city hits a snag. One problem: Swiss law.

Miami risks losing its chance to serve as a World Cup city over the soccer tournament’s demands for contractual protections at Miami International …

FIFA

Don’t bother bringing cash if you’re flying American Airlines

If you’re planning on flying American Airlines out of Miami International Airport, don’t forget your debit card.<p>Starting Thursday, the mega-airliner …

Airlines

Less than meets eye: Bonuses, not raises, from US tax cuts

WASHINGTON (AP) — American Airlines is handing out $1,000 bonuses to its employees. So are AT&T, Bank of America and Nationwide Insurance. The same for Comcast, JetBlue Airways and US Bancorp.<p>Such announcements , coming from dozens of companies, have followed the passage of the Republican tax plan …

U.S. Politics

Delayed arrival: Miami finally names former airport chief as its new city manager

His arrival delayed by nearly a month, former Miami International Airport director Emilio Gonzalez was finally confirmed Thursday by city …

Man ends up on airport tarmac, says he was lost

The man got onto the tarmac from the cargo area of the airport, according to authorities

Airports

Man Taken Into Custody After Trying to Use Airport Runways as a Shortcut

A man has been taken into custody after trying to take a shortcut across the runways out of Miami International Airport on Monday, according to …

Airports

The top 10 technology priorities for airlines in 2018

Each new year gives us a unique opportunity to review priorities and put together a sound plan for progress. We’ve looked at the prevailing themes in …

Airlines

Miami International listed as one of the world’s most punctual airports

Travel analyst OAG gave MIA a 79% On-Time Performance rate<p>More props are in order for Miami International Airport. The airport, which earned the title of most transportation-friendly airport in the nation in a study last fall, landed on a new list for the most on-time airports across the …

Airports

This Guy Got Lost at Miami's Airport and Somehow Wound Up on the Tarmac

He was arrested Monday after reportedly trying to take a shortcut by jumping a fence and sprinting across the runway.<p>The airport is a goddamn nightmare this time of year. Brutal winter weather has wiped out hundreds of flights, left JFK flooded, and stirred up a horde of pissed-off passengers in …

Airports

Man arrested after trying to take shortcut across Miami International Airport runways, police say

A man who was spotted running across running across a restricted area of Miami International Airport on Monday was trying to take a shortcut to get where he needed to be, police said.<p>Miami-Dade police said they received a call about a man dressed in red wandering around on one of the runways, …

Airports

Wave Season’s perks may mean better deal picks for 2018

Returning from a recent cruise, I sat in the busy terminal in Miami International Airport and decided it was time to answer some reader emails. Most …

Cruise Ships

Miami Hurricanes defensive tackle Kendrick Norton is entering the NFL Draft

1:44<p>Mark Richt discusses the Miami Hurricanes' Orange Bowl loss<p>0:49<p>Mark Pope, a five-star receiver out of Miami Southridge, chooses Miami<p>1:19<p>Miami …

College & University

Man takes ‘shortcut,’ sprints through MIA Runway 9. Cops nab him.

A man from out of town tried to take a “shortcut” through Miami International Airport Monday by hopping a perimeter fence. He was quickly taken into …

Airports

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:<p>1. PRESIDENT'S SUPPORTERS CIRCLE THE …

North Korea

Angelina Jolie Trades The Tucked Shirt For the Knot

Angelina Jolie’s wardrobe is consistent in shades of black, white, and gray. This uniform was in full effect at yesterday’s Golden Globe Foreign Language Nominees Symposium, where the actress and director kept things sleek in her signature palette but infused a dose of fashion magic through a …

Fashion

Yes, parking in the Stockyards can cost you $75. Here’s a warning

Yes, it can cost you $75 to park in the Fort Worth Stockyards.<p>Workers for a Colorado debt collection agency are issuing $75 notices if you don’t pay …

Dallas

Heat’s sharp shooter became a decoy in the clutch Sunday. Here’s how it led to victory.

Five takeaways from the Miami Heat’s 103-102 comeback win over the Utah Jazz, which extended the Heat’s winning streak to a season-best four games …

Basketball

Eagles Try To Avoid Trouble On Bye Weekend

All it took was one picture.<p>Last year, right around this time, several New York Giants wide receivers spent the only off day of their playoff week on …

Nick Foles

They picked up luggage at the airport baggage claim. That was the problem

Passengers flying into Miami International Airport should feel comfort that three luggage-theft suspects have been arrested and charged with a …

Airports

Here's Everything You Can Get for Free While Stuck at the Airport

Killing time at the airport doesn’t have to be expensive.<p>Killing time at the airport doesn’t have to be expensive.<p>As <i>Stuck at the Airport</i> details, if …

Airports

U.S. dramatically increased searches of electronic devices at airports in 2017, alarming privacy advocates

Border officers dramatically increased their searches last year of photos, social media messages, emails and private files kept on cellphones and other electronic devices carried by international travelers, including U.S. citizens, according to statistics released Friday.<p>Although fewer than 1% of …

Politics

Even if Congress says yes, Trump’s border wall faces these four big hurdles

This may be the year that President Donald Trump prods Congress to finance some of the U.S.-Mexico border wall he has long championed. Yet even if …

Immigration

Uber driver charged in heist of 23,000 iPhones walks free

An Uber driver who was charged with taking part in a bold cargo-truck heist of 23,000 Apple iPhones worth $7 million was acquitted by a Miami federal jury last week.<p>Eloy Garcia, who arrived from Cuba in recent years, was found not guilty of conspiring to receive the stolen iPhones and possessing …

Crime

Stuck travelers, tips for pets and plants. Here’s how to deal with the coming cold.

It’s been nearly three years since South Florida has awakened to the kind of piercing cold that awaits us this week, with temperatures falling to the …

Weather

Computer outage causes delays at airports across the United States

A breakdown of US Customs and Borders Protection computer systems caused chaos at airports around the United States on January 1. The technological …

John F. Kennedy

Sanctuary no more: Feds seize 1 immigration detainee per day from Miami-Dade jails

Miami-Dade jails turned over an average of one immigration detainee per day to federal authorities during 2017, a pace set by the county’s …

Immigration

Widespread delays at major US airports caused by 2 hour passport system outage

• <b>Major US airports including Atlanta and JFK were hit by major delays on Monday.</b>• <b><br>The delay was caused by the country's immigration system going down for two hours.</b>• <b><br>The outage ended at 9.30PM EST.</b><p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Immigration desk computers at various United States airports went down for about two …

Airports

Long Lines At Miami International Airport Due To U.S. Customs Computer Issue

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – It’s a rough night for international travelers at Miami International Airport.<p>A computer …

Airports

2017 safest year for commercial airlines; Trump takes credit | NOLA.com

Your legroom and your patience for bag fees shrank in 2017, but there was one historic positive outcome for air travelers. Not one person died in an …

Aviation

Reports of long lines awaiting international arrivals at DFW Airport because of system issue

Passengers at DFW International Airport reported long lines at U.S. Customs on Monday night that were thought to be the result of a technical …

Airports