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This Year's Extreme Weather Was One For The Books

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 12.22.2016 | Green

The past year was scorching hot, freezing cold, soaking wet and consumed in flames ― and it’s just a sneak peek of what’s to come if we don’t ...

SHoP Architects, in Santa Fe

J. Michael Welton | Posted 04.01.2017 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

The architects for Brooklyn's Barclays Center, master planners for LaGuardia Airport and designers of Uber's new headquarters are turning their collective attention to a museum for SITE, in Santa Fe's booming warehouse district.

New York Unveils Major Redesign Plans For LaGuardia Airport

Reuters | Posted 07.28.2016 | Business

Vice President Joe Biden, who last year compared LaGuardia Airport to "some third-world country," on Monday was back in New York to tout a project that will rebuild it from the ground up.

LaGuardia's Terminal C, When Did You Become So Cool?

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 06.06.2016 | Travel
Janice S. Lintz

The designers of LaGuardia's Terminal C integrated common sense and paid attention to how travelers move and behave. Amenities are now located where you need them.

'Lion King' And 'Aladdin' Broadway Casts Have Sing-Off During Flight Delay

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 06.05.2015 | Good News

Now this is one flight delay we actually wish we were stuck in. A video uploaded to YouTube captures every theater geek's dream-come-true: a sing-...

Plane Skids Off Runway At New York's LaGuardia Airport

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 03.05.2015 | Crime

A plane landing at New York's LaGuardia airport has skidded off the runway and crashed into a fence. This is how close to disaster this incident at...

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.

The 10 Worst Airports In The World

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.25.2014 | Travel

When we already grapple with airport security lines, the lack of non-greasy sustenance and the stress of barely-missed flights, we do NOT need the air...

The 10 Longest Non-Stop Flights from New York

Hopper.com | Posted 11.09.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

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.

Proof That The Airport Is A Really Beautiful Place

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.18.2014 | Travel

We spend a lot of time hating on airports. But while the end point may be beautiful, so is the journey that got you there. Such is the mantra of Jeffr...

PATH Should Be Run By New Jersey Transit

Carol Kellermann | Posted 07.05.2014 | New York
Carol Kellermann

While PATH was never expected to be self-sufficient, its operating deficits have grown and are now a far greater burden on Port Authority finances than was anticipated when the Authority acquired PATH as part of a bi-state deal in 1961.

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.

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 ...

In Defense of LaGuardia Airport

John Mariani | Posted 04.12.2014 | New York
John Mariani

LaGuardia Airport may not be the most modern airline terminal in the world, but for those who remember a time when flying was a wonder, not sheer agony, there's still something of the old spirit there.

Joe Biden Thinks New York's LaGuardia Airport Belongs In 'A Third World Country'

Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics

While speaking at an event touting the importance of infrastructure Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden likened New York's LaGuardia Airport to one fou...

LaGuardia Terminal Evacuated Due To Suspicious Package

Posted 02.04.2014 | Crime

Terminal C at LaGuardia Airport is being evacuated due to a suspicious package, according to NBC New York. A flight was ordered to return back to ...

These Airport Amenities Make Everything Better

Posted 10.25.2013 | Travel

What makes an airport great? The answer is simple: amenities. If you're going to be stuck there for hours on end -- or even if you're just there f...

LAGUARDIA EVACUATED

Posted 06.16.2013 | New York

LaGuardia Airport was briefly evacuated Tuesday morning due to a report of a suspicious wiring. According to CBS New York, the evacuation occurred ...

A User's Guide To LaGuardia Airport

George Hobica | Posted 05.30.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

Whether you're an old LGA pro or planning your first trip through this aerodrome named after New York's most famous mayor, we hope you'll find this mini guide helpful.

The 10 Most Stressful Airports In America -- And How To Avoid Them

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 03.11.2013 | Travel

Few things in life are more unpleasant than waiting in long security lines or dealing with hours-long flight delays in an airport that hasn't been rem...

PHOTOS: Flooded LaGuardia

Posted 10.31.2012 | Travel

LaGuardia Airport, one of the three major airports serving New York City, was closed Monday night due to flooding from hurricane-turned-superstorm San...

What You Need To Know About The Airlines & Airports Post-Sandy

Posted 11.03.2012 | Travel

UPDATE, 10:48am 11/3: FlightStats.com has issued a report stating that from October 27th to November 1st in North America alone, 20,254 flights wer...

Unarmed Man Killed By NYPD Wanted To Be A Cop

| Posted 10.05.2012 | New York

By DNAinfo Staff QUEENS — The unarmed Army National Guardsman who was shot and killed by cops during a car stop on the Grand Central Parkway drea...

John Rudolf

Noel Polanco, Unarmed Man Killed By NYPD, Was National Guardsman

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 10.05.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- An unarmed 22-year-old man shot and killed by a New York City police officer during a traffic stop in Queens Thursday morning was a member...

WATCH: Man Fatally Shot By NYPD Near LaGuardia Airport

Posted 10.04.2012 | New York

Police fatally shot a 20-year-old man on Grand Central Parkway near LaGuardia Airport early Thursday morning. An FDNY official said the man was sh...