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Report: TSA security breaches mishandled updated: Wed May 16 2012 16:15:00

The Transportation Security Administration is failing to adequately report, track and fix airport security breaches, according to the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general.

Report: TSA security breaches mishandledupdated: Tue May 15 2012 17:49:00

The Transportation Security Administration is failing to adequately report, track and fix airport security breaches, according to the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general.

Land mine casings found in checked baggage at NJ airportupdated: Tue May 01 2012 17:41:00

A New Jersey woman traveling to an explosives demonstration in California was stopped at Newark Liberty International Airport after land mine casings were found in her luggage, the Transportation Security Administration said Tuesday.

TSA find of the week: spear gunupdated: Sat Feb 18 2012 09:42:00

Scuba divers, take note: Please leave your spear guns at home, or place them in your checked luggage. But do not try to bring them on a plane.

Anatomy of an airport security breach updated: Thu Feb 02 2012 02:28:00

By all accounts, it started innocently. An airport screener missed a bag.

Short spa treatments redefine relaxation for business travelersupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 09:35:00

Forget a spa-day -- business travelers are lucky to get a spa-minute.

Plane survivor: 'Excellent landing'updated: Wed Nov 02 2011 16:05:00

A survivor from the Polish plane that was forced to land without landing gear says the pilot did a great job.

Newark flight makes emergency landing in Polandupdated: Wed Nov 02 2011 16:05:00

A Boeing 767 on a flight from Newark, New Jersey, made a dramatic emergency landing at Warsaw, Poland's Frederic Chopin International airport Tuesday after problems with its landing gear, an airport spokeswoman said.

CNNMoney: Travelers offered refunds, as well as headachesupdated: Mon Aug 29 2011 16:29:00

While Hurricane Irene's impact wasn't nearly as bad as expected, the severe weather still managed to cripple travel all along the East Coast at a time when many families were planning one last getaway before the summer's end.

Earthquake slows but doesn't halt transportationupdated: Tue Aug 23 2011 21:36:00

The earthquake that struck the U.S. northeast on Tuesday slowed but didn't halt major transportation services.

Rabbi, wife charged in kidnapping plotupdated: Tue Jul 19 2011 11:48:00

A New Jersey rabbi beat and kidnapped an Israeli man and threatened to bury him alive unless he agreed to a divorce and his family paid off his ex-wife, federal prosecutors say.

Stun gun found on JetBlue planeupdated: Mon Jul 11 2011 12:22:00

Authorities are investigating how a stun gun ended up on a JetBlue aircraft in New Jersey on Friday night.

Report: TSA targets Mexicans, Dominicans updated: Fri Jun 17 2011 09:38:00

A federal report says security screeners at Newark International Airport singled out Mexican and Dominican passengers.

Immigrant hunting? What's happening to my country?updated: Fri Jun 17 2011 09:38:00

What is it about immigration? It brings out the best in America. And yet, talking about it brings out the worst in many Americans. The United States is becoming withdrawn and bitter, and the national mood is becoming uglier.

Report: Newark airport screeners targeted Mexicans and Dominicansupdated: Wed Jun 15 2011 11:37:00

Security screeners at Newark Liberty International Airport singled out Mexican and Dominican passengers for nearly two years, according to a federal report obtained by The Star-Ledger newspaper.

Heightened security in wake of raidupdated: Tue May 03 2011 06:22:00

The death of Osama bin Laden could signal an increase in homegrown terrorism. CNN's Jeanne Meserve reports.

Travelers vigilant after bin Laden's deathupdated: Tue May 03 2011 06:22:00

Travelers expressed both relief and concern about the death of Osama Bin Laden, the terror mastermind who changed airport security forever after the September 11, 2001, attacks.

Stolen Chinese antiquities seized at Newark airportupdated: Fri Mar 04 2011 05:41:00

Two ancient Chinese artifacts were intercepted by U.S. federal agents after smugglers allegedly tried to bring the items through Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey.

TSA officer pleads guilty to stealing from passengersupdated: Thu Feb 24 2011 22:10:00

A New Jersey Transportation Security Administration officer on Thursday pleaded guilty to federal charges that he and his supervisor regularly stole from passengers during screenings at Newark Liberty International Airport, according to federal prosecutors.

Power outage shuts down terminals at Newark airportupdated: Tue Feb 08 2011 13:54:00

An electrical outage at a power station in northern New Jersey left 20,000 households -- and a major airport -- without power Monday, prompting authorities to restrict incoming and outgoing flights at Newark International Airport, officials said.

Above New York City, Jets' jet gets a special welcome homeupdated: Tue Jan 18 2011 18:50:00

Victorious on the ground Sunday afternoon, the New York Jets got a special welcome home in the air Sunday night when the pilot of their large charter plane and air traffic controllers lined them up for a view of the Empire State Building, which was lit up for the occasion in the team colors -- green and white.

Suspicious package briefly clears Newark airport terminalupdated: Mon Dec 20 2010 10:17:00

Authorities gave an all clear at Newark, New Jersey's Liberty International Airport on Monday morning after briefly shutting down Terminal A due to a "suspicious package," according to the FBI.

Airport security officer allegedly stole from passengersupdated: Tue Oct 19 2010 21:53:00

An airport security supervisor at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of stealing from the baggage of travelers during security searches, the U.S. attorney's office in New Jersey announced.

Technique, air controller's phone call cited in fatal plane crashupdated: Wed Sep 15 2010 10:13:00

A personal phone conversation by an air traffic controller likely contributed to the cause of a deadly midair collision over the Hudson River last year, the The National Transportation Safety Board said.

Last 5 seconds before fatal crashupdated: Wed Sep 15 2010 10:13:00

A small plane that hit a sightseeing helicopter last summer had little time to avoid the accident, NTSB documents show.

CNNMoney: United and Continental deal cleared for take offupdated: Fri Aug 27 2010 19:27:00

The U.S. Justice Department said Friday that it has closed an investigation into the proposed merger of United and Continental, paving the way for the airlines to unite later this year.

Pilot explains air traffic back-upsupdated: Wed Jul 14 2010 08:29:00

"Airspace congestion" is routinely cited as the cause of air travel delays, particularly in the busy, storm-prone summer months.

Passengers say they were held on hot plane for 4 hoursupdated: Wed Jun 23 2010 08:55:00

Passengers aboard a Virgin Atlantic plane that was diverted to Connecticut complained Wednesday they were held on the hot plane for hours with no food or water until 1 a.m.

GAO: Airline delays down 6 percent from 2007updated: Thu May 27 2010 09:57:00

Flight delays decreased 6 percent from 2007 to 2009, largely because airlines put fewer planes in the sky because of the recession, according to a study by the Government Accountability Office.

Agency denies tarmac delay exemption requestsupdated: Thu Apr 22 2010 16:48:00

Airlines hoping for exemptions at some airports to the tarmac delay rule going into effect next week are out of luck.

US Airways applies for tarmac delay exemptionupdated: Wed Mar 24 2010 12:07:00

US Airways has joined a handful of other carriers in filing for an exemption from the tarmac delay rule going into effect next month. The airline has asked the Department of Transportation for a waiver to the rule for its hub in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Man sorry for security breachupdated: Tue Mar 09 2010 20:42:00

A man who pleaded guilty to a security breach at Newark Airport apologizes. News 12's Toni Yates reports.

Detroit tops airport satisfaction studyupdated: Wed Feb 24 2010 22:18:00

Many air travelers know: Getting through the airport can make flying look easy.

Scanners pose little riskupdated: Wed Feb 24 2010 22:18:00

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta says he's been flooded with questions about the health risks of airport scanners.

Winter travel woes spread to Texasupdated: Fri Feb 12 2010 21:25:00

Airports in the Northeast were digging out from Wednesday's heavy snow as winter weather in Texas complicated operations Thursday at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

East Coast storm grounds thousands of flightsupdated: Wed Feb 10 2010 18:24:00

A winter storm has halted operations at some airports in the Northeast, and thousands of flights have been canceled.

Blizzard on the moveupdated: Wed Feb 10 2010 18:24:00

CNN's Chad Myers has the latest on the winter storm's trek across the eastern United States.

Flight diverted because of 'potential person of interest'updated: Fri Jan 29 2010 21:00:00

Authorities diverted a Bogota, Colombia-bound Continental Airlines flight to Florida on Friday because of a "potential person of interest," although the passenger was later cleared, federal aviation authorities said.

Brooklyn man faces charge in JFK security breachupdated: Sun Jan 17 2010 23:47:00

A Brooklyn man faces a trespassing charge after allegedly causing a security breach at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday.

Security breach at JFK airport causes delaysupdated: Sat Jan 16 2010 22:17:00

A security breach at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday prompted authorities to evacuate a terminal, disrupting travel and sparking delays for hundreds of passengers.

Suspect in Newark airport security breach releasedupdated: Sat Jan 09 2010 02:28:00

A man who faces a trespassing charge for allegedly triggering a security breach at the Newark, New Jersey, airport was released from custody early Saturday, Port Authority police said.

Thousands rescreened at Newark airportupdated: Mon Jan 04 2010 21:30:00

A security breach at Newark Liberty International Airport Sunday evening forced the closure of a terminal for hours while authorities rescreened thousands of passengers.

Security breach slows travelupdated: Mon Jan 04 2010 21:30:00

CNN's Alina Cho reports from inside Newark Airport on the security lockdown.

Newark terminal locked down; search continues for manupdated: Sun Jan 03 2010 23:04:00

Hours after a security breach forced the closure of a terminal at the Newark, New Jersey, airport Sunday, authorities were still searching for a man who went the wrong way through a checkpoint exit.

Runway risk?updated: Mon Nov 30 2009 12:21:00

Federal investigators find potential danger at Newark Liberty International Airport. CNN's Allan Chernoff reports.

The power of gratitude, a year-round giftupdated: Thu Nov 26 2009 09:16:00

Mustering up thanks for the very, very simple things was about all Therese Borchard could do when she began jotting notes in a gratitude journal. She was grateful for her bagel and cream cheese. Desserts and coffee, too, got nods. So did the warm water in her shower.

Judge frees ex-airport guard accused of Obama threatsupdated: Thu Nov 19 2009 13:42:00

A former security guard at a New Jersey airport who was accused of making threats against the president is expected to be released from jail Thursday after a judge determined that he is not a threat to himself or others, the prosecutor's office said.

Newark airport guard accused of threats against Obamaupdated: Wed Oct 21 2009 13:34:00

A security guard at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport is under arrest for allegedly making threatening remarks about President Obama, a spokesman for the U.S. Secret Service said Wednesday.

Recording reveals phone banter before deadly Hudson crashupdated: Fri Oct 09 2009 11:15:00

An air traffic controller was joking with a woman about a dead cat just moments before a helicopter and small plane collided over the Hudson River in August, according to a recording released Thursday by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Mayor seeks to 'bury the hatchet' with Conan O'Brienupdated: Thu Oct 08 2009 05:57:00

After a tiff that has lasted two weeks, the mayor of Newark, New Jersey, said Wednesday that he is in discussions with "Tonight Show" host Conan O'Brien to "bury the hatchet and the feud."

Why does Conan hate Newark?updated: Thu Oct 08 2009 05:57:00

CNN's Larry King talks with Newark, New Jersey Mayor Corey Booker about his city's feud with late night comedian Conan O'Brien.

Feds clarify description of Hudson River air collisionupdated: Mon Aug 17 2009 22:49:00

Federal officials Monday clarified their description of what an air traffic controller at New Jersey's Teterboro Airport could have seen on radar just before a tour helicopter collided with a small plane over the Hudson River.

Bollywood actor detained at Newark airportupdated: Sat Aug 15 2009 13:59:00

Leading Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan says he was detained for nearly two hours Friday night at New Jersey's Newark International Airport because of his last name.

Hudson air crash probe focuses on controller; union cries foulupdated: Fri Aug 14 2009 22:54:00

Investigators probing last weekend's fatal aircraft collision over New York's Hudson River focused Friday on an air traffic controller, though union leaders angrily said the controller could have done nothing to prevent the crash.

New Hudson collision videoupdated: Fri Aug 14 2009 22:54:00

Retired airline captain Jim Tilmon joins Anderson to analyze new video of the collision above the waters of the Hudson River.

Co-pilot on fatal flight thought about not making tripupdated: Tue Jul 28 2009 07:52:00

The co-pilot of a plane that crashed in Buffalo, New York, in February was feeling ill and had considered backing out of the flight, according to a cockpit voice recorder transcript released Monday by the National Transportation Safety Board.

Ex-Goldman employee out on bail in code theft caseupdated: Wed Jul 08 2009 01:50:00

A former Goldman Sachs employee accused of stealing a proprietary computer code to the firm's trading program is out on bail, according to court documents.

Pilot dies in-flightupdated: Fri Jun 19 2009 20:15:00

CNN's Allan Chernoff reports on a Continental Airlines pilot who died during a flight from Belgium to New Jersey.

Trans-Atlantic passenger jet lands safely after pilot diesupdated: Thu Jun 18 2009 21:19:00

The pilot of Continental Flight 61 died Thursday as the plane flew from Brussels, Belgium, to Newark, New Jersey, the Federal Aviation Administration and Continental Airlines said.

Turboprop crash plane one of the safestupdated: Fri Feb 13 2009 15:46:00

The turboprop plane that crashed in New York state, killing all 49 people on board and one on the ground, was one of the safest and most sophisticated aircraft of its type, according to an aviation industry expert.

Air traffic control audioupdated: Fri Feb 13 2009 15:46:00

Audio of air traffic control sheds light on crashed plane's last moments

People.com: 50 People Die in Fiery Plane Crashupdated: Fri Feb 13 2009 13:07:00

Among those lost was a 9/11 widow en route to celebrate her late husband

CNNMoney: Flying to NYC? Good chance you're lateupdated: Wed Feb 04 2009 12:54:00

The New York metropolitan area's three major airports had the worst U.S. on-time record in January, according to an organization that tracks and compiles data about the airline industry.

Fortune: Disruptors: The 'netbook' revolutionupdated: Thu Oct 16 2008 14:23:00

Ever heard of a "netbook"? They're small, light, machines that sell for as little as $250 to just north of $600 - and they're selling like hot cakes.

Time.com: Report: Fewer Flight Delays in Mayupdated: Mon Jul 07 2008 20:00:00

Domestic airlines improved their on-time arrival rates in May, although more than one in five flights still failed to get passengers to their destination as scheduled

CNNMoney: Airports cash in on flight delaysupdated: Wed Jul 02 2008 16:09:00

Your delayed flight is bad news for you and your airline, but it's money in the bank for the airports.

Flights delayed for hours by Northeast stormsupdated: Fri Feb 22 2008 15:11:00

Snowstorms whipped through the Northeast on Friday, causing significant travel delays at airports in the New York area and elsewhere.

Time.com: NYC Air Traffic Snarled by Snowstormupdated: Fri Feb 22 2008 09:00:00

A snowstorm blanketed New York City early Friday, causing headaches for commuters and delaying flights at the region's major airports

Holiday travelers hit some snarls as they take to skies, roadsupdated: Tue Nov 20 2007 21:35:00

Millions of Americans are joining the bustle of Thanksgiving travelers on the eve of one of the nation's busiest travel days.

Suffer delays with wine bars, spas, gymsupdated: Tue Nov 13 2007 12:39:00

Every week for more than a year of his travels, Jay Lenstrom, the chief executive of Chicago-based Radiate Group, got stuck for several hours at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina. He tried to make the best of it.

Fugitive child molester in custodyupdated: Sun Jul 08 2007 21:26:00

The most "far-flung and exotic fugitive investigation ever conducted by the U.S. Marshals Service" ended early Sunday with convicted child molester Alan Horowitz in custody on U.S. soil.

SI.com: The mailmanupdated: Thu Feb 22 2007 12:49:00

Karl Malone played basketball. Dana John plays basketball.

FSB: 'Green' sponge cleans up dirty waterwaysupdated: Mon Dec 04 2006 15:09:00

The U.S. environmental Protection Agency has ordered that all towns with populations of more than 10,000 must stop grease- and oil-contaminated storm water from running into lakes, rivers, and othe...

Planes bump at New Jersey airportupdated: Tue Oct 31 2006 19:31:00

A commercial plane with more than 300 people on board bumped an empty plane Tuesday at Newark Liberty International Airport.

Business 2.0: How to Love Your Layoverupdated: Thu Sep 01 2005 00:01:00

First the bad news: Long airport layovers are here to stay. With fewer planes flying but just as many people traveling, passengers now spend twice as much time in transit limbo as they did prior to...

Two screeners reassigned over fake bomb incidentupdated: Fri Dec 17 2004 19:00:00

Two baggage screeners have been reassigned pending the outcome of a federal investigation into how a bag containing a simulated bomb made its way aboard a Continental Airlines flight bound for Holland, a Transportation Security Administration official said Friday.

Business 2.0: A Field Day for Executivesupdated: Wed Dec 01 2004 00:01:00

Earlier this year my wife and I flew into Newark Airport on a Continental Airlines flight from Madrid. We had less than two hours to make a connecting flight to San Francisco, but 70 minutes later ...

Four charged with immigrant smugglingupdated: Sun Apr 11 2004 21:52:00

Four people were arrested and charged with immigrant smuggling Sunday at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, according to a spokeswoman for the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection.

Money Magazine: Manage Your Miles Why do Americans waste billions of frequent-flier miles a year?updated: Mon Mar 01 1999 00:01:00

Here's how my brother Eric spent his Christmas vacation--or part of it anyway. On Dec. 26, he left his home in Manhattan and drove to Newark International Airport, where he boarded a Continental fl...

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