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  • Ebola screening starts Thursday at 4 US airports

    October 14, 2014 12:54 PM

    NEWARK, NJ - Customs and health officials at airports in Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark will take the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries starting Thursday. Federal health officials say the entry screenings add another layer of protection to halt the spread of the Ebola virus that has... more »
  • Feds: man groped woman sleeping on plane

    March 3, 2014 7:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man from Baton Rouge is accused of groping a woman while she was asleep on a plane. Federal prosecutors say Devender Singh, 61, was arrested when the plane landed in New Jersey on Sunday. Singh appeared in U.S. District Court on a charge of... more »
  • Plane where man claimed wide poisoning lands in NJ

    June 17, 2013 1:58 PM

    NEWARK, N.J.- A flight from Hong Kong on which a man claimed everyone was poisoned has arrived safely in New Jersey and the man taken off the plane. An FBI spokesman says the man stood up during the flight Monday to make the claim but that there is no indication... more »
  • Stripped and whipped

    February 13, 2013 7:51 PM

    Three people are behind bars for stripping and whipping a young man because of his father's $20 debt. Authorities in Newark, New Jersey say they have a video showing the beating and the three arrested are affiliated with a street gang. The 21-year-old was beaten with a belt and had... more »
  • US announcing charges in alleged credit card fraud

    February 5, 2013 8:53 AM

    NEWARK, N.J.- Federal officials are announcing charges against 18 people in what they say was one of the largest credit card scams ever broken up by the U.S. Department of Justice. U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman is scheduled to announce details Tuesday in Newark. The case is being prosecuted in New... more »
  • Plane from NY blows tires, veers off NJ runway

    January 21, 2013 5:12 AM

    NEWARK, N.J. - Authorities say a United Express plane from western New York blew four tires as it landed at Newark Liberty International Airport and veered off a runway. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey spokesman Ron Marsico says Flight 4480 from Rochester was landing Sunday night... more »
  • NJ storm victims finding lost mementos online

    November 23, 2012 6:47 PM

    NEWARK, N.J. - New Jersey residents devastated by Superstorm Sandy are being reunited with lost photographs and objects through social media. There are at least four Facebook pages targeted to New Jersey residents that help connect them with their possessions. People who find lost mementos can post photos of them... more »
  • Northeast air travel resumes as JFK, Newark reopen

    October 31, 2012 11:25 AM

    NEW YORK - Air travelers stranded in the Northeast are a little closer to getting home. Two of New York City's three major airports are open. Flights are slowly resuming at John F. Kennedy International and Newark Liberty International. LaGuardia is still closed. Airlines say they are beginning limited... more »
  • New Jersey Governor honors Whitney Houston

    February 14, 2012 4:36 PM

    TRENTON - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie orders flags flown at half-staff at state government buildings Saturday in memory of Whitney Houston. Christie said Houston was a cultural icon who belongs in the same category in New Jersey music history as Frank Sinatra, Count Basie and Bruce Springsteen. ... more »
  • Nazi-naming parents seek to regain custody of baby

    November 21, 2011 8:57 AM

    NEWARK, N.J.- A New Jersey couple who gave their three children Nazi-inspired names is due in court Monday to try to regain custody of their newborn. Heath and Deborah Campbell's lawyer says state child welfare officials took custody of the child named Hons after he was born Thursday at Hunterdon... more »
  • Customs denies threatening to arrest passengers

    June 24, 2010 1:24 PM

    Customs officials deny threatening to arrest passengers of a Virgin Atlantic flight if they were unloaded in Connecticut on Tuesday night. The pilot of the London-to-Newark, N.J. flight that was diverted in bad weather said he asked permission to let passengers leave the plane. But the airline says a... more »
  • Passengers kept on jet for hours in Conn.

    June 23, 2010 8:41 AM

    Passengers on a Virgin Atlantic Airways flight say they were kept on a hot plane without food or water for more than four hours at Connecticut's Bradley International Airport. Passengers say it began when they were diverted to Bradley because of bad weather during a flight from London to Newark,... more »
  • Terminal closed at Newark airport

    January 3, 2010 9:24 PM

    Terminal C at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, New Jersey, is closed while authorities search for a man who walked through a screening checkpoint exit into the secure side of a terminal Sunday night. Flights are grounded and passengers are being re-screened. A man was seen walking... more »

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