| Apr 19, 2010
U.S. airlines never met a fee they didn't like. Until now, it seems.
Five major carriers on Sunday agreed not to follow the lead of a small Florida airline that plans to charge for carryon bags. Their commitment comes just in time to keep travelers...
| May 8, 2010
| 9:11 PM
THE GULF COAST -- A novel but risky attempt to use a 100-ton steel-and-concrete box to cover a deepwater oil well gushing toxic crude into the Gulf of Mexico was aborted Saturday after ice crystals encased it, an ominous development as thick blobs of...
| May 4, 2010
To hear Obama administration officials tell it, they've been fully engaged on the Gulf Coast oil spill since Day One, bringing every resource to bear and able to ensure without question that taxpayers will be protected.
| May 12, 2010
Political patience was whittling away for BP executives who can't stop a broken underwater well from pouring oil into the Gulf where crews tried the latest solution - submerging a second containment box designed to funnel the gusher to a waiting tanker....
| May 12, 2010
In the weeks after an oil rig exploded and killed 11 men in the Gulf of Mexico, worried environmental groups scoured the water for oil plumes, set up animal triage centers and stretched boom across shorelines.
Activists hope their involvement doesn't end...
| Jan 6, 2010
| 7:05 AM
Security cameras were not working for several days when an unknown man breached a checkpoint at the Newark Liberty Airport, officials said.
New Jersey Senators Frank Lautenberg and Robert Menendez will hold a press conference Wednesday to call for the...
| Jan 6, 2010
| 5:35 PM
New Jersey's two senators are outraged over the security breach that occurred at Newark Liberty International Airport over the weekend.
Sen. Frank Lautenberg's office is expected to release surveillance video of the incident as Terminal C went into...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 12:02 PM
Surveillance video released Thursday shows a guard leaving his post and allowing a man to sneak into the terminal without going through security, causing Sunday's security breach at Newark Liberty International Airport.
The video shows a man hugging a...
| Jan 9, 2010
| 8:44 AM
NEWARK, N.J. -- A man believed to have breached security to bid his girlfriend goodbye, triggering the shutdown of a busy Newark Airport terminal that led to snarled flights worldwide, was arrested in New Jersey and faces a trespassing charge and a fine...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 1:18 PM
An attorney for the Rutgers University graduate student charged with causing a major security breach in January at Newark Liberty Airport entered a not guilty plea Tuesday on behalf of his client.
Haisong Jiang's lawyer, Eric Bruce, entered the plea in...
| Feb 16, 2010
| 1:45 AM
Long-serving U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg fell at his home and was taken by ambulance to a hospital as a precaution, an aide said.
The 86-year-old Democrat, the first New Jersey senator to be elected to five terms, was conscious when he was taken from...