Bridgegate

(l-r) David Wildstein has pleaded guilty, and Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly have been indicted, in the Bridgegate lane closure scandal in New Jersey. (Credits -- background image: Andrew Burton/Getty Images; Wildstein: Kena Betancur/Getty Images; Baroni: Port Authority; Kelly: CBS2)

Ex-Christie Allies Plead Not Guilty In ‘Bridgegate’ Probe

Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly, and his former top appointee at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Bill Baroni, entered the pleas through their attorneys Monday before a judge in Newark.

05/04/2015

David Wildstein, former Port Authority appointee of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, leaves the Federal Court on May 01, 2015 in Newark. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Former Port Authority Director Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges In Bridgegate Scandal

Former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official David Wildstein made the admissions in a federal court hearing Friday.

05/01/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Timeline Of Key Events In ‘Bridgegate’ Scandal

Here’s a timeline of the events surrounding the September 2013 closure of lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge and its fallout.

05/01/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Ex-Port Authority Official Reportedly To Plead Guilty In GWB Lane Closure Scandal

A guilty plea could soon come from the man who ordered the controversial lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

04/30/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Report: Former Port Authority Official To Plead Guilty In Bridgegate Scandal

Wildstein could enter his plea Friday in Newark federal court, where grand jurors are hearing testimony on the scandal.

04/29/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Fort Lee’s Legal Tab In GWB Lane Closures Scandal Continues To Grow

The additional spending brings the total amount for legal services related to the lane closures to $225,000.

04/11/2015

Traffic drives across the George Washington Bridge, which connects Fort Lee, NJ, and New York City, on Jan. 9, 2014 in Fort Lee, N.J.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Report: Indictments In ‘Bridgegate’ Scandal Could Be Looming

Although news of ‘Bridgegate’ have been out of headlines lately, local reports says the federal investigation appears to be coming to a head and indictments could be announced next week.

04/09/2015

NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Christie’s Approval Ratings Plummet To All-Time Low In New Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

A poll released Friday morning indicated that New Jersey residents have soured on Gov. Chris Christie – with just 37 percent of registered voters saying they think favorably of him.

02/13/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Committee Probing Bridgegate Subpoenaed For Former Port Authority Exec’s Testimony

The legislative committee looking into the lane closure scandal on the George Washington Bridge has received a federal subpoena involving a former top Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official.

01/08/2015

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

The Top 14 News Stories Of 2014

In a year where New York City welcomed a new mayor there have been a host of stories that have shaped the landscape of the Tri-State area, the country and the world over.

12/31/2014

FILE -- The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Report: Charges Against Gov. Christie’s Associates Could Be Possible In Bridgegate Case

People close to the Bridgegate case tell The New York Times that charges in the case might be possible against associates of Gov. Chris Christie under a section of fraud law involving the use of property.

12/12/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds news conference on GWB lane closure scandal, Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Radio Free Montone: Fair Or Not, People Blame Christie

By John Montone, 1010 WINS Fair or not plenty of folks in Fort Lee still blame Gov. Chris Christie for those big back-ups at the George Washington Bridge. I am almost always at least a […]

12/12/2014

FILE -- The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bills Aimed At Reforming Port Authority Remain Unsigned

Even after a second report was released on the politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington bridge, legislation to overhaul how the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is governed remains unsigned by both state’s governors.

12/09/2014

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Report Released On Findings From Committee Probing Bridgegate Scandal

It has been more than a year since the lane closure scandal on the George Washington Bridge, and a legislative committee has been investigating why the three access lanes were shut down – snarling traffic.

12/04/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declined to comment on the Return Home New Jersey plan, which will force some disabled New Jerseyans to leave out-of-state facilities. (Credit: CBS 2)

AP: Gubernatorial Elections In Multiple States To Test Christie’s Stumping Power

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will not be on the ballot Tuesday, but he will face the first major test of his national electoral might as voters head to the polls in nearly a dozen competitive governors’ races.

11/03/2014

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