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This Is What It's Like To Be On A Plane Struck By Lightning

Zach Honig | Posted 02.26.2017 | Home
Zach Honig

Let me preface this story by saying that my intention is not to cause any alarm -- if anything, I feel even more safe flying after my experience last night.

Grungy, Beloved, Iconic CBGB Is Re-Opening... At Newark Airport

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 12.23.2015 | Home

Whether you were around in CBGB's heyday or never got to visit the legendary club before it shut its doors in 2006, now's your chance to get a taste.....

Proof That The Airport Is A Really Beautiful Place

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 08.18.2014 | Home

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...

Shavar Jeffries: A Vision for Newark

Rob Taub | Posted 06.28.2014 | Home
Rob Taub

I walked with Jeffries and a group of his supporters last week as he canvassed Newark's South ward, which he does regularly, despite it being an extremely time-consuming effort.

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

Posted 03.03.2014 | Home

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 ...

Workers Are Going to Win Justice

Camille Rivera | Posted 03.29.2014 | New York
Camille Rivera

Nationally more than one in three airport workers lives in poverty and relies on public assistance to make ends meet. Outsourcing of baggage porter jobs more than tripled between 2002 and 2012, while wages dropped by 45 percent.

Passenger Claims To Have 'Poisoned Everyone On Board' Flight: FBI | Posted 06.17.2013 | Home

A flight from Hong Kong on which a man claimed everyone was poisoned landed safely Monday at Newark Liberty Airport, and the man was taken off the pla...

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

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 03.11.2013 | Home

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...

WATCH: Convicted TSA Officer Says Theft Is A 'Culture' Among Airport Security Staff

Posted 09.28.2012 | Home

A Transportation Security Administration security officer who was convicted of theft says he was "part of a culture" of convenient and indifferent thi...

Smoke In ATC Tower Causes Newark Ground Stop

Posted 07.10.2012 | Home

Update: 2:30 p.m.: The AP reports that the ground stop has been lifted. However, according to FAA deputy assistant administrator Laura Brown, air cont...

Hologram Woman Coming To Work At New York Airports

Posted 05.22.2012 | Home

Holograms seem to be all the rage these days. Just ask anyone who saw Tupac come back to perform at Coachella this year. Now, folks in the New York Ci...

Andrea Stone

Half Of Airport Security Breaches May Go Unreported | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.14.2012 | Home

WASHINGTON -- On average, only half of the security breaches at six of the country's major airports were reported to and corrected by the Transportati...

Disruptive Airplane Passengers Face Fines In NYC

Posted 03.27.2012 | Home

Effective immediately, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will slap fines on disruptive passengers who delay flights, reports Metro. The...

Grenades Found In Luggage At Newark Airport

Posted 12.05.2011 | Home

In the past few days, the TSA has caught flak for allegedly strip-searching not one but two elderly women. But, the agency is able to gloat a bit thi...

Newark-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Israel

Posted 01.09.2012 | Home

A Continental flight headed for Newark Liberty International Airport made an emergency landing in Israel Wednesday, reports The Jerusalem Post. Af...

Man Tweets Joke Request, Greeted With Steak Dinner At The Airport

Posted 10.18.2011 | Home

Peter Shankman knew he would need a good meal when he landed at Newark Airport, but he never expected there would be one there waiting for him. Aft...

WATCH: Newark Airport Gets The Taiwanese Animation Treatment

Posted 10.08.2011 | Home

UPDATE: Newark Airport, aka, America's most delayed airport, has gotten the Taiwanese animation treatment. Newark's Liberty International Airport m...

Author Book Signings At Airports | DAVID ROTH | Posted 08.07.2011 | Home

A few weeks ago, Kostya Kennedy sat at a small table just past the security checkpoint inside LaGuardia Airport's Terminal D. Surrounding him were cop...

Newark Passenger Gets Steak Knife Past Security

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A Florida mother discovered she had a steak knife in her 1-year-old son's carriage AFTER she made it through security at Newark Airport on Wednesday, ...

Why Do Airport Cops Keep Stealing From Passengers?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Michael Arato, a 41-year old Newark Liberty airport supervisor, has been charged with taking kickbacks from a subordinate whom he allowed to steal fro...

WATCH: Mom & Kids STUCK In Airport Shuttle Bus

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A New Jersey mother of three is living every person's (let alone mother's) nightmare as she has been sitting stuck in an airport shuttle bus at Newark...

NYC On Edge: Three 'Suspicious Package' Incidents In One Day

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Better vigilant than sorry. New York seemed to be on high alert Monday, as three separate 'suspicious package' incidents halted various arteries in ...

Terminal At Newark Airport Closed, Bomb Squad On The Scene

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UPDATE: The Port Authority has given the all clear to passengers at Terminal A after the FBI determined that the device that caused the alarm was act...

Flight Delayed? Drink up at These 5 Outstanding Airport Bars (PHOTOS)

Andrew Hickey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Andrew Hickey

2010-10-29-d.jpgHere are five outstanding airport bars around the U.S. that will definitely help you feel good about being stuck with no place to go.

Newark airport guard charged with threatening the president will not be near him today, lawyer says | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mitsu Yasukawa/ The Star-LedgerJohn Brek, who was accused of threatening Obama, is interviewed at the Rambarran Law Firm office in Hackensack last Nov...