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What It's Like Trying To Fly Into A Coup Attempt

The Huffington Post | Megan Robertson | Posted 07.15.2016 | World

Travelers headed for Turkey from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport had their plans tossed into uncertainty Friday evening as news of ...

The Road To London Part 1 - Waiting At JFK

Alicia Barnes | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel
Alicia Barnes

So I just headed out on my big European summer trip. Leaving NYC behind, I made my way to the airport in order to embark on an amazing adventure. I a...

Woman Accused Of Smuggling Cocaine Inside Coffee Bags

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.18.2016 | Crime

This isn't a good way to kickstart your morning. Customs officials at Kennedy International Airport in New York arrested a Jamaican citizen last Wedne...

The Travail of Traveling Abroad

Marianne C. Bohr | Posted 04.13.2016 | Travel
Marianne C. Bohr

It's departure day, the first day of spring break, and our long-awaited trip to France is about to begin. We arrive at Dulles with our navy and silver...

Third World Bathrooms in OneWorld Terminal at JFK

Christine Negroni | Posted 01.20.2016 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Warning to readers: Photos of toilets appear in this post. Travelers at the airport hail from many countries and speak many languages but women ar...

Kuwait Airways Drops U.S.-London Route So It Doesn't Have To Fly Israelis

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.18.2015 | World

Kuwait Airways has ceased flying between New York's Kennedy International Airport and London's Heathrow Airport over a disagreement with U.S. official...

10 Cheapest Flights from New York to the Caribbean | Posted 05.27.2015 | Travel

For travelers with a budget to stick to, the Caribbean has never been a gift, meaning costly hotel rates and plenty of competition for the best air fares. That's why we've put together this list of the 10 cheapest flights from New York to the Caribbean, on average, to get passengers to the beaches of the USVI, or the verdant mangroves of Tobago for less.

Lufthansa First Class to Frankfurt

Jared S. Baumeister | Posted 04.19.2015 | Travel
Jared S. Baumeister

Founded in 1953, Lufthansa is one of Europe's premier airlines. With a fleet of 668 aircraft serving over 200 destinations, there are a variety of different cabin configurations out there.

Wage Theft at NYC Airports

Letitia James | Posted 03.17.2015 | New York
Letitia James

I am confident that the Port Authority will want to act quickly and protect the workers that are vital to the airports' daily operations. We may not be able to make working at the airport stress-free, but we can at least give these workers the security of knowing they will be paid their due.

Total Stranger Tracks Down Lost Grandma After Worried Family Sends Up 'Bat Signal' On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.07.2014 | Good News

When one grandma got lost in a foreign country, a stranger with a huge heart came to her aid. Rosa Levy, 88, from Buenos Aires, Argentina, was vis...

The 10 Cheapest Flights Out Of New York's JFK | Posted 12.27.2014 | Travel

If you find yourself pining for a little holiday this year, or are feeling desperate to break out from the urban fray of Manhattan, then be sure to check out this list of the 10 cheapest flights out of JFK.

Ebola Czar Starts Work, Drugmakers Launch Vaccine Drive

Reuters | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics

(Rewrites throughout to add CDC announces new Ebola monitoring for visitors to United States from three worst-hit countries, NBC cameraman stateme...

U.S. Begins Enhanced Ebola Screening Program At JFK Airport

Reuters | Posted 12.11.2014 | Politics

By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Stepped up efforts by the U.S. to halt the spread of the Ebola virus will start at New ...

The 10 Longest Non-Stop Flights from New York | Posted 11.09.2014 | Travel

The team at Hopper has put together this list of the 10 longest non-stop flights from New York City; the ones that take passengers further afield than anywhere else, from the bubbling bazaars of Indian Mumbai, to the seething streets of China's megacities.

An Open Letter to the TSA Agent at JFK Airport

Nile Cappello | Posted 07.07.2014 | Travel
Nile Cappello

I'm not going to mince words here: I was a mess. But you held it together when I lost it completely. You helped me take some deep breaths, wipe my eyes, and stop looking so completely crazy.

1,600 Protected Birds Killed By Contractors At Major NYC Airport

| Posted 05.01.2014 | Green

By Erin Tennant NEW YORK — Wildlife control contractors have shot almost 26,000 birds at John F. Kennedy International Airport over the past five y...

Faith Leaders Are Standing With Workers to Confront Economic Injustice

Camille Rivera | Posted 06.07.2014 | New York
Camille Rivera

Faith leaders understand that grave economic injustices can no longer be allowed to continue, because they tear apart the fabric of our society.

Brake Scare Leads To Emergency Landing At JFK

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.03.2014 | Business

Passengers on a Delta jet had a few scary moments on Wednesday evening when the plane was forced to make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy Inter...

Good News for Artists Sometimes Means No Bad News

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.03.2014 | Arts
Daniel Grant

These days in the public art sphere, good news for artists often means that something terrible didn't happen. For instance, a 32-foot-tall blue cast-f...

Agency Killed 20,000 Animals Over 2 Years To Protect Airports

Posted 03.03.2014 | Green

Twenty thousand animals were killed near New York City area airports over the past two years in order to protect arriving and departing planes, a new ...

REPORT: Safety Problems Overlooked At One Of The Country's Busiest Airports

ABC Eyewitness News | Jim Hoffer | Posted 02.22.2014 | New York

The Port Authority insists they'd never operate runways or taxiways if it were unsafe. But sources working at JFK say the massive electrical system...

JFK Closed After Plane Slides Off Runway

Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

A plane landing in JFK airport slid off the runway and into the snow on Sunday morning, the FAA said. The FAA told CBS2 that there were no injuries...

Birth and Death: 11/22/1963

Jamie Lee Curtis | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Jamie Lee Curtis

That is the Kennedy I like to think of when everyone asks, "Where were you when you heard JFK was shot." I was at my own birthday party with balloons and a Barbie cake with five glowing candles and presents and games and an understanding that something enormous had shifted in the universe and my happy birthday would never be truly happy again.

Passenger Did What To Avoid Fees?

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.31.2013 | Travel

Well, this is one way to avoid unwanted baggage fees. A passenger traveling Delta Air Lines Flight 1452 was questioned upon arrival at New York's ...

An Airport Lounge For Everyone

Posted 07.31.2013 | Travel

The first airport lounge inside JFK airport's T5, which serves JetBlue, Hawaiian and Aer Lingus, opened quietly earlier this month. Airspace Loung...