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Airport worker with an eye for pricey belts arrested: police

Would you pay $1,500 for a belt?

Apparently a Newark Liberty International Airport worker wouldn't, either, so when it passed through a screening machine on Jan. 8 he snatched it, police say.

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Two planes collide at NY's JFK airport

The Port Authority Police Benevolent Association, in a tweet, said that the right wing of the Chinese aircraft grazed the tail end of the Airways vessel, causing damages to both the planes on Saturday.

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Safety net on bridge saves lives

The only barrier along New York's George Washington Bridge used to be a railing, but since a net has been installed, 68 suicide attempts have been thwarted

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Planes collide on Toronto airport tarmac; fire prompts evacuation

Two commercial planes collided on the ground Friday night at Toronto Pearson International Airport, sparking a small fire and prompting the evacuation of dozens of passengers, the city's airport authority said.

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Planes collide on tarmac at New York City's JFK Airport

NEW YORK -- It was a rough morning at New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport Saturday, after two planes clipped one another and passengers nearby complained of extensive delays and seemingly endless taxiing in the wake of this week's winter blastCBS New York reports.

 

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