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"WABC air, traffic control staffing issues caused by the partial federal government shutdown are triggering significant delays at airports in New York. New Jersey and Philadelphia you can blame an increase in sick outs. Among air traffic staff, including air traffic controllers in other cities, like Washington DC and Jacksonville Florida. They're causing a ripple effect at airports in New York. Philly and Newark at one point this morning. The FAA ordering a forty five minute ground stop, but LaGuardia an unusual number of TSA agents. They've also been calling out sick. Arrival and departure delays are expected to continue a tri-state airports. I'm Sara Lee Kessler for seventy seven WABC news right now delays are averaging about forty minutes at LaGuardia and delays averaging about an hour at Newark now to breaking news regarding longtime Trump associate Roger stone his. Court appearances complete and he's being released on a two hundred fifty thousand dollar bond after being arrested by FBI agents early this morning in Florida. A federal indictment accuses stone of making false statements witness tampering and lying to congress. It does not draw a line between stone and Russia, but NBC Justice correspondent Pete Williams says stone is still a major figure in the Muller pro which is investigating Russian meddling and potential collusion with the Trump campaign during the election. Even before Robert Mueller was appointed. She was bragging that he was in touch with Julian Assange later backed off about that. But obviously if you're going to look at the Russian attempts to meddle in the election. You're gonna wanna know who was in touch with WikiLeaks. Because Muller is already said that it was the Russians who hacked into the Democrats and Hillary Clinton's computers, and it was the Russians who gave that to WikiLeaks to make it public. So he brought this upon himself. And what Muller says is when the heat was on him when investigators began to ask questions, he started lying and encouraging others. To do the same stones attorney says he will fight vigorously because these were things he did not recall and were immaterial to the scope of the investigation. He is expected to speak outside federal courts in the president tweeted, no collusion. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says this doesn't have anything to do with the president and doesn't have anything to do with the White House New York City judges approving Harvey Weinstein's new legal dream team. Weinstein's four new attorneys include pan Mackey who represented Lakers legend Kobe Bryant in two thousand three other high profile team members include Jose Baez one at twenty eleven acquittal for Casey, Anthony, Florida mother accused of murdering her two year old. We're also following the markets and their trading higher on Wall Street right now, the Dow up two hundred forty points, the NASDAQ up ninety one the SAP at twenty six markets are up one to one and a quarter percent Knicks at nets at seven thirty the NHL all star skills. Competition is tonight at nine Novak Djokovic beats Lucas puja in the. Australian men's open semifinal women's final is overnight jet safety Jamal Adams says he actually didn't send the patriots mascot to the hospital after all. And now your forecaster in the Ramsey Subaru weather center today, partly sunny, breezy, high thirty seven tonight, clear low twenty tomorrow, a mix of sun and clouds, high thirty one Sunday, mostly cloudy, high forty two from the Ramsey Subaru weather center, it's currently thirty five degrees. Traffic and transit up next. I'm rob Dawson on seventy seven WABC were New York comes to talk.."