Miami International Airport

Fraudsters are using iCloud phishing to steal iOS devices

Mobile security company TrendMicro's research team published a blog post last week, detailing findings they've uncovered regarding the theft of iOS …

Identity Theft

A Toy Grenade Set Off a Bomb Scare at Miami International Airport

An unexpected object set off a scare at Miami International Airport on Saturday night.<p>According to the <i>Miami Herald</i>, a janitor was cleaning a restroom …

Travel

Fake grenade in bag at MIA restroom prompts concourse evacuation

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WHDH) – Miami International Airport returned to normal Saturday night after a suspicious package that turned out …

Airports

Man sneaks onto luggage carousel, runs onto tarmac at Miami International Airport

When a janitor was cleaning a restroom at a Miami International Airport check-in area over the weekend, something caught her eye.<p>She thought she saw …

Airports

Toy Grenade Causes Scare, Evacuation At Miami International Airport

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – There was a scare at Miami International Airport on Saturday after a suspicious item was …

Miami

On heels of its most quality victory, Heat suffers worst loss of the season

Dion Waiters had never failed to score in a game since joining the Heat.<p>While that occurrence stood out it was hardly the only negative thing that …

Basketball

Concourse at Miami airport evacuated after police find suspicious package

Concourse J has at Miami International Airport was evacuated Saturday night after officials discovered a suspicious item in a check-in area, NBC6 …

Airports

Florida struggles to accommodate Puerto Rico hurricane victims fleeing island in droves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – The old, without medicine, are coming. The young, without classrooms, are coming. And those in between are coming, too.<p>Two months after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, residents of the island are heading to Florida in seemingly unprecedented numbers. Since the hurricane …

News (U.S.)

New Priority Pass Select Airport Restaurants and Lounges

One of the perks of several premium rewards credit cards including <b>The Platinum Card® from American Express</b> and Chase Sapphire Reserve is included …

Airlines

Miami-bound flight lands safely despite shattering nose on giant bird

When American Airlines Flight 1498 landed at Miami International Airport it carried an unexpected passenger — a bird that smashed through the plane's nose and remained lodged in the fuselage.<p>The bird hit the plane, an Airbus A319, at about 11 a.m., according to ABC News.<p>The plane had likely begun …

Aviation

LAX is adding 14 automated screening lines at its international terminal

Travelers headed out of Los Angeles International Airport to other countries may find security screening lines moving a bit faster this holiday season because of a new system for moving bins of personal items to the X-ray machines.<p>LAX officials plan a Friday debut for five “automated screening …

Airports

The damage a single bird strike can do to a plane

Incredible pictures have emerged of the aftermath of a bird strike on an American Airlines flight.<p>A bird had become lodged in the shell of an Airbus …

Aviation

Airlines bump fewer passengers off oversold flights

WASHINGTON — Airlines are bumping fewer passengers off oversold planes after taking to heart the public anger over a man being violently dragged from …

Airlines

The 20 most popular hotels in New York City

New York City has plenty of hotels, from pods to chains to luxury properties that play host to U.S. presidents and other dignitaries.<p>Expedia, at USA TODAY’s request, has rank the top 20 New York City hotels in terms of how high in demand they are.<p>The most in demand hotel was The Roosevelt …

Hospitality

27 Years Later, Airport Security Checkpoints Still Like Swiss Cheese

It’s an alarming, dangerous situation that goes on and on and on…and on.<p>Twenty-seven years ago — more than a decade before the Transportation Security Administration was created — I tested security at airports’ carry-on baggage checkpoints, and screeners repeatedly failed to detect suspicious and …

Airports

Jackson Soul Food Debuts a South Beach Location

The Overtown favorite heads over the causeway<p>Longtime soul food favorite, <b>Jackson Soul Food</b>, is expanding its South Florida footprint by debuting a new restaurant today on Ocean Drive, according to Miami.com. The restaurant called <b>J950/Jackson Soul Food</b> (1330 Ocean Drive) is taking over a large …

Restaurants

Review: Flagship Lounge and Dining Miami International Airport

American Airlines Debuts Its New Flagship Lounge and Dining at Miami International Airport<p>Over the past few years, American Airlines has invested …

Airlines

This Plane Had to Land With a Bird Stuck in Its Nose

While birds often hit planes during flight, what made this incident different from others was that the bird remained stuck on the plane after the …

Aviation

Bird slams into Miami-bound flight on approach to airport

<b>MIAMI</b> - An American Airlines flight bound for South Florida was able to land safely Tuesday after a bird slammed into the front of the plane.<p>Flight …

Aviation

Five things to watch for as Miami’s new mayor takes office

Miami Commissioner Francis Suarez will be sworn in Wednesday as the city’s 34th mayor, taking over for Tomás Regalado.<p>He comes into office with big …

News (U.S.)

Armed with rifles, daggers, he planned to kill man over failed marriage, police say

A North Texas man loaded up his car with rifles, knives and hundreds of rounds of ammunition and plotted to kill another man over his failed marriage …

Crime

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Physical Theft Meets Cybercrime: The Illicit Business of Selling Stolen Apple Devices

<i>by Fernando Mercês and Mayra Rosario Fuentes</i>Online scams and physical crimes are known to intersect. In an incident last May, we uncovered a modus …

Security

Head of Miami International Airport submits resignation

The head of Miami International Airport submitted his resignation Tuesday, effective Feb. 1, according to Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos …

Airports

Bird slams into Miami-bound flight. Bird was the only casualty.

An American Airlines Airbus A319 bound for Miami from Mexico City was slammed in the nose by a bird.<p>As Flight 1498 approached Miami International …

Aviation

A Guide to Finding Cheap Flights to Miami

With beautiful beaches and an international vibe, it’s easy to see why Miami is a popular year-round tourist destination. And while that means …

Air Travel

10 years, one mission: To make art general in Miami

<i>This year, Knight Foundation is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Knight Arts Challenge’s founding in Miami. Attend a celebration event, and</i> …

NBA star Stephen Curry: Peaceful protest and respect for military not at odds

Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry chose Veterans Day to voice his view that peaceful protest and respect for the military are not …

Charlotte

Plane circles Belfast to burn fuel, makes emergency landing

LONDON (AP) — A passenger plane carrying more than 50 people made an emergency landing without its nose gear at Belfast International Airport in Northern Ireland Friday, after circling for two hours to burn fuel.<p>The Bombardier Q-400 operated by U.K.-based carrier Flybe took off from Belfast City …

Airports

Richard Sherman among key injuries, Russell Wilson’s double-spin magic wows in Seahawks’ 22-16 win

GLENDALE, Ariz. Richard Sherman left injured. Duane Brown and Jarran Reed did, too. They didn’t return, either.<p>C.J. Prosise also left hurt. No …

Richard Sherman