UPDATE: 8:30 a.m. - Terminal A is now reopened after a half-hour shutdown. WCBS Radio in New York reports that the device was a computer monitor that was apparently emitting a small amount of radiation, which is not abnormal.
The bomb squad has given the all-clear and the terminal is now open.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Terminal A at New Jersey's Newark Liberty
International Airport is closed while police investigate a
American Airlines spokesman Tim Smith tells The Associated Press
he's been told the package was found at a security checkpoint.
The terminal is where American Airlines' flights are based at
TV footage shows a large number of emergency vehicles outside