JetBlue to Boost Competition Between Boston and New York's LaGuardia Airport

JetBlue to Boost Competition Between Boston and New York's LaGuardia Airport
With the new route, JetBlue will operate flights between Boston and all three of New York City's major airports, providing even more travel options for customers in both of the airline's northeast focus cities. Seats are available for purchase …
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United adding direct flights from Flint to Newark for NYC travel
FLINT, MI – Travelers will soon be able to fly non-stop from Flint to New York City. United Airlines on July 1 will add a daily flight from Flint's Bishop Airport to Newark Airport, one of three airports serving the metropolitan New York area. "United …
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Where to Watch the America's Cup in New York
The America's Cup sailing races will be held in New York City, for the first time since 1920, on Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8. Officially called the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series, the event is a preliminary competition among the six …
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New York City slowly returns to normal after mammoth blizzard brings near

New York City slowly returns to normal after mammoth blizzard brings near
TRAVEL BAN LIFTED AFTER HISTORIC, DEADLY BLIZZARD DUMPS 26 INCHES OF SNOW ON NYC. The snow-covered roads led to some trouble Saturday night as the NYPD issued 25 summonses to drivers who disobeyed the travel ban, Chief of …
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De Blasio: This is 'one of the worst snowstorms in New York City history'
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) on Saturday announced plans to suspend bus, rail and road travel in the New York City area, as snowfall forecasts for the region rose to as much as 30 inches. “Thirty inches would be one of the most serious amounts of …
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Snow to make roads slushy, icy from DC to Philadelphia, NYC through midweek
Episodes of snow and slippery travel will affect the mid-Atlantic states and parts of New England through Thursday. A series of weak storms moving in from the Midwest will spread rounds of snow across the Northeast. Enough snow will fall to cause …
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Travel ban in effect in New York City, outdoor subways shuts down due to

Travel ban in effect in New York City, outdoor subways shuts down due to
A coordinated ban on travel in New York City, Nassau and Suffolk counties began at 2:30 p.m. The ban has been coordinated with New Jersey, closing Port Authority bridges and tunnels into New York. Only authorized emergency vehicles, hazard vehicles …
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A Winter's Worth Of Snow In One Day: Total Nears Record For NYC
Meanwhile, until 7 a.m. Sunday, all New York City roads — as well as all Port Authority bridges and tunnels — were to remain shut down to non-emergency motorists. Those who are caught on a banned road will receive a summons with the possibility of …
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New York City ramps up security for New Year's Eve celebration

New York City ramps up security for New Year's Eve celebration
Officers communicating with smart phones and loud speakers will be empowered to shut down the event at any time and evacuate the area, Police Commissioner William Bratton said, adding that there were no known credible threats against New York City …
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How to Deal With Flight Delays and Other Travel Headaches
My flight back to New York was canceled. Even if it hadn't been, I was snowed in. At the same time, nearly a dozen tornadoes slammed the Dallas area in Texas, the deadliest to sweep through since 1927, according to the National Weather Service.
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NY construction work suspended for holiday travel
ALBANY — Construction lane closures will be suspended until Monday in New York. Lane closures for road and bridge work on New York highways will not be permitted from 6 a.m. Thursday until 6 a.m. Monday because of the holiday weekend, Gov. Andrew …
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Man crushed to death by falling elevator in New York City
In the afternoon, the President will travel to New York, New York to deliver remarks and take questions at a DCCC event at a private residence and deliver remarks at a DNC event at Richard Rodgers Theatre. There will be print pool coverage of the …
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Posh New York City hotels pledge to go green
The famed Waldorf Astoria is among 16 well-known, high-end hotels that have committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by at least 30 per cent in the next 10 years. — AFP picNEW YORK, Dec 30 — Some of New York's most iconic hotels, comprising …
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Can this British guy really swim from New York City to London?
Whatever is on your bucket list for 2016, Michael Ventre has you beat. The London IT engineer plans to swim the 3,800 miles from New York City to London — and he wants you to help pay for it. Ventre, 38, has conquered extreme swims like the English …
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NYC traffic guide for the Christmas holiday
A record-breaking 100 million Americans are expected to travel over the four-day Christmas holiday period, and Christmas Eve will be the worst day to travel in New York City. The lowest gas prices since 2009 and a stronger economy are fueling the surge …
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NY construction work suspended for holiday travel
Lane closures for road and bridge work on New York highways will not be permitted from 6 a.m. Thursday until 6 a.m. Monday because of the holiday weekend, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced. The same policy will be in place from 6 a.m. Thursday, Dec.
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Rainy, warm weather causes delays for Christmas travel plans at New York airports
Gray skies and rain accompaning New York's freakishly warm weather continued to cause frustrating delays at New York airports Thursday. For the second day in a row, flight delays put a cramp in travel plans for flyers trying to get out of the city for …
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The VICE Guide to New York City
But from the Apollo Theatre to Malcolm X Blvd, Harlem is one of the few New York neighborhoods that has largely retained its flavor despite the encroachment of Babylon (though the Apollo now books acts like Neko Case too which is, you know, totally …
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