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Newark's Finally Getting The Makeover It Needs

AP | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Travelers passing through Newark Liberty International Airport's Terminal C will soon be able to choose from a wealth of high-en...

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...

Newark Liberty's AirTrain Service To Be Suspended For Repairs

AP | Posted 06.30.2014 | Travel

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The train line connecting Amtrak and New Jersey Transit to Newark Liberty International Airport will be suspended for 2½ months...

Shavar Jeffries: A Vision for Newark

Rob Taub | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics
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 | 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 ...

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.

Weather Causes Major Delays At NYC Airports

AP | Posted 07.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Thunderstorms in the New York City area have caused flight delays of up to three hours at local airports. The Federal Aviation Administra...

Passenger Claims To Have 'Poisoned Everyone On Board' Flight: FBI

www.newser.com | Posted 06.17.2013 | Crime

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...

FAA Slams NYC Area Airports For 'Egregious' Violations

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 04.09.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The federal government has cracked down on four area airports, including some of the nation's busiest, for what it calls "egregious" viola...

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...

New York Airport Traffic Jam

AP | Posted 02.21.2013 | Travel

NEWARK, N.J. -- Passenger traffic at the New York area's four commercial airports increased in 2012 despite closures caused by Superstorm Sandy. The ...

JFK & Newark Airports Fully Operational

AP | Posted 11.02.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK -- John F. Kennedy and Newark Liberty International airports are now operating at full service. The Port Authority of New York and New Jerse...

JFK, Newark Reopen

AP | Posted 12.31.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK — Two of the biggest airports serving New York – John F. Kennedy and Newark Liberty International – have reopened. The fir...

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

Posted 09.28.2012 | Crime

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

Meet Newark Airport's Newest Employee: An Avatar

AP | Posted 09.27.2012 | Technology

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Passengers at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport will always get a smile from this customer service representativ...

Smoke In ATC Tower Causes Newark Ground Stop

Posted 07.10.2012 | Travel

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 | Travel

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...

Illegal Immigrant Is A 20-Year Newark Airport Employee

AP | DAVID PORTER | Posted 07.15.2012 | Crime

NEWARK, N.J. — A Newark Liberty Airport security supervisor pleaded not guilty to identity theft Tuesday as new details emerged about his allege...

Andrea Stone

Half Of Airport Security Breaches May Go Unreported

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

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...

Baby Security Breach Closes Terminal

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 04.28.2012 | New York

NEWARK, N.J. -- A terminal at Newark Liberty International Airport was shut down for over an hour Friday after officials discovered that a baby hadn't...

Disruptive Airplane Passengers Face Fines In NYC

Posted 03.27.2012 | Travel

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

Police: Man Dressed Up As Flight Attendant, Stole From Passengers

AP | Posted 02.29.2012 | Travel

NEWARK, N.J. -- Police at Newark Liberty International Airport say they've nabbed a sticky-fingered flight attendant. Police say Jean Paulino lifted ...

WATCH: Emergency Landing Closes Newark Airport

AP | Posted 04.28.2012 | Travel

NEWARK, N.J. — Newark Liberty Airport has reopened after a United Express flight from Atlanta made an emergency landing, forcing an hour-long sh...

Grenades Found In Luggage At Newark Airport

Posted 12.05.2011 | Travel

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 | Travel

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