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Kevin O'Dowd appears before a panel investigating the controversial lane closures at the George Washington Bridge. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Gov. Christie’s Chief Of Staff Says He Knew Nothing Of Bridge Plot

Kevin O’Dowd, who is Christie’s chief of staff and nominee for state attorney general, said he had no advance knowledge of the plot to block traffic near the George Washington Bridge last September.

06/09/2014

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Police Arrest Man After Alleged Multi-State Crime Spree Ends In Crash

One man allegedly kidnapped two women in Pennsylvania, tried to burn down a car dealership in New Jersey, and rammed Port Authority police vehicles in New York City.

06/06/2014

George Washington Bridge (file/credit: CBS 2)

State Audit Finds Port Authority Missed Dozens Of Bridge Inspections

The review released Friday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that the authority waited more than a year to conduct 47 inspections on bridges identified in earlier examinations as having conditions that, if ignored, could become dangerous.

06/06/2014

Pat Schuber testifies before a committee investigating the closure of lanes approaching the George Washington Bridge on June 3, 2014. (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Port Authority Official Testifies In Probe Into George Washington Bridge Lane Closures

Commissioner Pat Schuber opened his testimony emphatically denying he had anything to do with the controversial closures that led to days of gridlock.

06/03/2014

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)

Announcement On Port Authority Reforms Canceled

A Friday news conference in Fort Lee, New Jersey, was scrapped little more than an hour before it was to take place.

05/30/2014

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Christie Aide ‘Dumbfounded’ By GWB Lane Closure Scandal

A former aide to Gov. Chris Christie whose job included getting re-election endorsements from mayors said Tuesday that he was “dumbfounded and disappointed” to learn that the mayor of Fort Lee was apparently targeted in a political payback plot orchestrated by Christie loyalists.

05/20/2014

Bill Stepien's attorney, Kevin Marino, right, reads from his notes during a court hearing in Trenton, N.J., on March 11, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Lawyer For Longtime Christie Aide: Bill Stepien ‘Never Lied To Anyone’ In Bridgegate Scandal

Bill Stepien’s lawyer, Kevin Marino, demanded a correction to a report commissioned by Christie that exonerates the governor and concludes that Stepien lied about not having advance knowledge about the idea.

05/15/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation's fifth annual fiscal summit on "Our Economic Future" May 14, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Getty Images)

Chris Christie Says He’s Thinking About 2016 Presidential Run, Not Concerned About GWB Scandal

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie admitted Wednesday he’s thinking about running for president and said that by the time 2016 arrives the controversy over last year’s George Washington Bridge lane closures “will be a footnote.”

05/14/2014

Gov. Christie aide Michael Drewniak testifies before state lawmakers about GWB lane closure scandal, May 13, 2014. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Member Of Gov. Christie’s Inner Circle Testifies ‘I Had No Knowledge Or Involvement’ In GWB Lane Closures

Michael Drewniak, who has served as a spokesman for Christie since he became U.S. attorney in 2001, called the plot reckless and perplexing in an opening statement before a New Jersey legislative committee that’s investigating last September’s lane closings.

05/13/2014

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

ACLU Sues New Jersey Over ‘Bridgegate’ Public Records Requests

The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey has sued the Christie administration for denying open public records requests stemming from the controversial George Washington Bridge lane closures.

05/07/2014

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Christie, Cuomo To Form Panel To Reform Port Authority

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo added their voices Tuesday to those seeking to reform the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

05/06/2014

Ex-Christie aide Christina Renna testifies under oath before lawmakers investigating lane closures at the George Washington Bridge on May 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Ex-Christie Aide Testifies On GWB Scandal, Denies Knowing Of Political Plot

Christina Renna testified for more than two hours under oath before a committee investigating politically motivated lane closings that caused gridlock in Fort Lee.

05/06/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Getty Images)

WCBS 880: NJ Taxpayers Foot $725K Bill For ‘Bridgegate’ Lawyers

The legislative committee investigating the George Washington Bridge scandal has billed its lawyers more than $725,000 to date, WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported.

05/05/2014

Acting New Jersey Attorney General John Hoffman. (credit: Office of the Attorney General)

New Jersey’s Acting AG Won’t Confirm Or Deny Bridgegate Investigation

Acting Attorney General John Hoffman says it’s office policy not to comment on “the status or existence” of criminal investigations into last September’s George Washington Bridge lane closures.

05/02/2014

Gary Crockett, Nickie Hunt mug shots. The couple jumped to their deaths off the George Washington Bridge and were suspects in the murder of her uncle. (credit: Suffern Police Department)

Police: Couple Who Jumped From GWB Were Suspects In Suffern Homicide

Suffern police were investigating the death of William Valenti, 70, Monday when they heard media reports about the double suicide of Nickie Hunt and and Gary Crockett, authorities said.

04/30/2014

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