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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)

Christie Talks 2016, Blasts Obama Handling Of ISIS Threat

Gov. Chris Christie says he hasn’t decided yet whether he’ll run for president.

21 hours ago

FILE - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Chris Christie Slams Legislative Panel Investigating Bridgegate

Christie accused committee members of being more interested in getting their names in the newspapers and on television, and he urged them to finish up their work.

09/18/2014

George Washington Bridge (credit: Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers Push Bill To Improve Transparency, Accountability At Port Authority

New Jersey lawmakers advanced a bill designed to improve transparency and accountability at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

09/18/2014

Port Authority Officers Laverne Watson and Steve Pisciotta (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Port Authority Officers Aid In Delivery Of Baby Near George Washington Bridge Tolls

Port Authority police said the girl’s parents, who are from Monroe, were in a Manhattan-bound taxi when the mother went into labor around 6:30 a.m.

09/13/2014

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

Democrats Hold Presser To Mark One-Year Anniversary Of ‘Bridgegate’

New Jersey and national Democratic Party leaders marked the anniversary of the “Bridgegate” scandal with an event in Fort Lee on Monday morning.

09/08/2014

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

Legislators Want Answers About PA Officers Silenced During ‘Bridgegate’ Closures

Documents first obtained by CBS 2 showed 11 Port Authority police officers on duty at the George Washington Bridge during the late closures had safety concerns, and lawmakers on Thursday wanted to know why the concerns were silenced.

09/04/2014

The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge, which connects Fort Lee, NJ, and New York City, is seen on January 9, 2014 in Fort Lee, New Jersey. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is currently caught in a political scandal, in which one of his aides ordered The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to purposely cause traffic jams at the on-ramps to the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, NJ, due to political disagreements between Governor Christie and the mayor of Fort Lee. Christie claims he had no knowledge of issue and has since fired the aide.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Attorney: Port Authority Cops Complained About ‘Bridgegate’ Closures At The Time

Drivers were not the only ones complaining about the massive traffic tie-ups near the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, New Jersey nearly a year ago.

09/03/2014

Scott Parsons (inset) and his damaged pickup truck. (credit: Port Authority Police)

Princeton Man Faces Variety Of Charges For Alleged Road Rage Incident On George Washington Bridge

Witnesses said Parsons, of Princeton, N.J., was driving a red 1991 GMC pickup truck when he intentionally drove it into a Honda and a Chrysler, according to Port Authority Police.

08/25/2014

NJ TRANSIT bus (file/credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

George Washington Bridge Bus Station To Undergo Year-Long Facelift

The George Washington Bridge bus station will close for a year long facelift on Monday. While construction is underway bus service will continue from the top level of the building.

08/22/2014

A tractor-trailer is seen  hanging off an overpass after it crashed through a guardrail and caught fire along the New Jersey Turnpike on Aug. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Critically Injured In NJ Turnpike Crash That Left Tractor-Trailer Dangling Off Roadway

Emergency crews have rescued a truck driver who fell into a creek after his tractor-trailer crashed through a guardrail and caught fire along the New Jersey Turnpike.

08/19/2014

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Luis Figueroa, Man Accused In Three-State Violent Crime Spree, Appears In Court

Prosecutors say Figueroa, 33, kidnapped a former girlfriend in Pennsylvania, raped her at a rest stop in New Jersey, set fire to a car dealership in Paterson then led police on a high-speed chase across the GWB.

08/19/2014

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

Port Authority To Install 9-Foot Fence To Curb George Washington Bridge Jumps

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said there have been 13 suicides and 40 rescues on the span so far this year. There was a total of 16 deaths in 2013.

07/30/2014

A major resurfacing project was set to begin on the Palisades Interstate Parkway on Monday, July 21. (Credit: CBS 2)

Repaving Of Palisades Interstate Parkway Begins Monday

Crews will be milling and repaving from 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes along an 11-mile stretch beginning at the George Washington Bridge.

07/21/2014

Pockmarked Palisades Parkway in New Jersey (Credit: CBS 2)

Palisades Interstate Parkway Repaving Set To Begin

Repaving operations were set to begin Monday on the Palisades Interstate Parkway.

07/20/2014

FILE -- Regina Egea, chief of staff to Gov. Chris Christie, listens as the governor delivers his budget address in Trenton on Feb. 25, 2014. (Credit: Getty Images)

Christie Aide: I Didn’t Alert Bosses About George Washington Bridge Traffic Jams

Regina Egea testified before a legislative panel that is investigating the closures.

07/17/2014

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