Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : "John F. Kennedy International Airport"

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 173)


Delta CEO: We Are Not Flying to Israel

Eric Thayer/Getty ImagesDelta Air Lines planes sit idle at at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City. By Franklin Paul and Susan Heave WASHINGTON -- Delta Air Lines (DAL) will extend its suspension of flights to Israel...Show More Summary

'The Strain': Leave your 'Twilight,' 'Vampire Diaries' bloodsuckers at the door

Early on in "The Strain," a chilling summer series premiering Sunday, July 13, on FX, an airliner from Berlin arrives at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Very quickly, airport officials notice that the aircraft is sitting a little too quietly on the tarmac. Show More Summary

Jessica Simpson Opts For Teeny Shorts And Sky-High Heels At The Airport

Jessica Simpson was photographed at John F. Kennedy International Airport wearing a pair of patterned shorts and sky-high platform sandals upon arrival in New York City on Tuesday, June 10. Simpson must have given herself ample timeShow More Summary

Budapest Orchestra Has Bows Seized Over Ivory Concerns

2 months agoArts : ArtsBeat

The Budapest Festival Orchestra had seven of its bows seized at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday over concerns that they contained forbidden African elephant ivory.

Birds Keep Getting In The Way Of Bullets

by Alex Balk "Wildlife control contractors have shot almost 26,000 birds at John F. Kennedy International Airport over the past five years to stop them interfering with passenger flights — including more than 1,600 protected birds the...Show More Summary

The doctor and the teenager

3 months agoHealth : The Checkup

As the jet hurtled toward New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport on New Year’s Day 2013, the clinical psychologist watched her 16-year-old daughter warily, praying there would be no recurrence of the girl’s inexplicable and bizarre behavior. Show More Summary

Lawsuit accuses FBI of using no-fly list to recruit Muslim informants

Awais Sajjad, a lawful permanent U.S. resident living in the New York area, learned he was on the no-fly list in September 2012 after he tried to board a flight to Pakistan at John F. Kennedy International Airport and was turned back. At the airport, FBI agents questioned Sajjad, a Muslim, before releasing him. But […]

Passenger Had Cocaine-filled Meat

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a man arriving at John F. Kennedy International Airport attempted to bring in more than seven pounds of cocaine —... Read more: New York Crime, Dumb Crime, Cocaine Smuggling, JFK Passenger, Weird New York, Drugs Hidden in the Darnedest Places, Cocaine-Filled Meat, Drug Smuggling, Weird News News

Sean Penn Takes Flight After Exciting New Movie News!

Sean Penn keeps it cool and casual as he makes his way though John F. Kennedy International Airport to catch a departing flight on Saturday (April 12) in New York City. It was just announced that the 53-year-old actor will be directing a new movie titled The Last Face starring his girlfriend Charlize Theron! The [...]

Flights of Fancy

4 months agoLifestyle / Travel : RobbReport

Although smoking is verboten at John F. Kennedy International Airport, travelers checking out duty-free shops at the airport’s recently expanded Terminal 4 will still find a good reason to light up, figuratively speaking, when they discover the new Davidoff walk-in humidor. Show More Summary

JFK baggage handlers allegedly stole over $27K

5 months agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Five baggage workers at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York are accused of stealing tens of thousands worth of checks, money orders bound for overseas

American Airlines gets JFK slots in swap with JetBlue Airways

(Reuters) - American Airlines Group has gained control of 24 takeoff and landing rights at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport - a major gateway for international flights - in a swap with JetBlue Airways, the carriers said on Wednesday.

Talks to turn TWA terminal into hotel fall apart

The deal between hotelier André Balazs and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to redevelop the TWA terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport, is off, Crain's has learned. In... To view the full story, click the title link.

FBI Sting Snags Real Life 'Goodfellas'

The Federal Bureau of Investigation on Thursday arrested five alleged mobsters on charges of racketeering, murder and, in the case of one man, a connection to a 1978 Lufthansa heist at John F. Kennedy International Airport that was immortalized...Show More Summary

Real Life Goodfellas Arrested, 36 Years After Lufthansa Heist at JFK

Almost four decades after the Lufthansa Heist at John F. Kennedy International Airport in 1978, five alleged mobsters have been taken into custody.


An alleged member of the Bonanno crime family is being charged in connection with the 1978 Lufthansa heist at John F. Kennedy International Airport, sources tell 1010 WINS’ Juliet Papa. Click here to read the story.

Five men arrested three decades after 1978 Lufthansa heist at JFK

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Five men believed to be mobsters were taken into custody on Thursday on charges of murder and other crimes linked to an infamous 1978 Lufthansa Heist at John F. Kennedy International Airport, an FBI spokeswoman said.

We Are Losing The Global War On Crime

SOME lawmen chase villains down mean streets. Others chase fraudsters across balance-sheets. In the stomach-churning stench of the Vetport at John F. Kennedy International Airport, yet others don surgical masks, goggles and rubber gloves, and peer with penlights into crates holding thousands of little birds. Show More Summary

New York's JFK Airport temporarily shut after plane skids off icy runway

7 months agoNews : Field Notes

A plane landing at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport skidded off an icy runway just after 8 a.m. Sunday, prompting officials to temporarily shut down the airport, authorities said. The FAA said Delta Connection flight 4100 originated in Toronto and was b …

Plane Skids Off Runway at N.Y.’s JFK; No Injuries

(NEW YORK) — A plane from Toronto slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway after landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Sunday, leading the airport to temporarily suspend flights from taking off and landing because of icy runways. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC