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Next time you're dumping your stuff in the security trays, best have that hand sanitzer nearby.
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September 05, 2018 - 12:57 pm
By Francesca Street (CNN) — What's the most germ-filled spot in an airport? The bathrooms? Those crowded waiting areas? The passport checking counter? Surprisingly, none of the above. A new study from a team of experts from the UK's University of Nottingham and the Finnish National Institute for...
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In this frame from video emergency response crews gather outside a plane at JFK Airport amid reports of ill passengers aboard a flight from Dubai on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in New York.
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September 05, 2018 - 10:42 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A plane was quarantined at New York's Kennedy Airport amid reports of numerous ill passengers aboard a flight from Dubai. There were conflicting reports about how many people were sick aboard the Emirates flight, which landed around 9:10 a.m. Wednesday. The airline says about 10...
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Ian Bush
July 23, 2018 - 3:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — CT scanners are common tools used by hospitals to provide images of the body. Soon, that technology will land at Philadelphia International Airport — and officials are promising passengers an easier trip through screening as well as improved security. Frequent flyers...
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Florida’s busiest airport is becoming the first in the nation to require a face scan of passengers on all arriving and departing international flights, including U.S. citizens, according to officials there.
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June 21, 2018 - 6:18 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida's busiest airport will be the first in the nation to require a face scan of passengers on all arriving and departing international flights, officials said Thursday, a move that pleases airport executives but worries privacy advocates. Officials at Orlando International...
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Onetha McKnight said having a voice and respect is just as important as the wage increase under the new contract.
Pat Loeb | KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
June 11, 2018 - 6:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After six years of pressure, the contractors who provide services at Philadelphia International Airport have reached a contract agreement with 1,500 employees who are members of Service Employees International Union (SEIU). Under the new contract, the workers' wages...
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Kim Chang Son
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May 30, 2018 - 1:16 pm
By Christopher Bodeen and Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — A top North Korean official headed to New York on Wednesday for talks aimed at salvaging a summit between Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump on the future of Kim's nuclear program, in the North's highest-level mission to...
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