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

N.J. Lawmakers Slow Bridgegate Investigation, Yield to Federal Probe

New Jersey lawmakers are moving slower than they had planned as they investigate the politically engineered traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge last year.

07/16/2014

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2 Men Arrested After Allegedly Flying Drone Near George Washington Bridge

A helicopter pilot flying near the George Washington Bridge Monday afternoon spotted the radio-controlled aircraft. Police say it was flying at an elevation of 2,000 feet and toward the chopper.

07/08/2014

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Wisniewski: Phone Logs Cast Doubt On Christie Aides’ George Washington Bridge Story

The logs do not detail what was discussed between then-Port Authority Chairman David Samson and others.

06/25/2014

George Washington Bridge (file/credit: CBS 2)

Report: Man Jumped From George Washington Bridge Despite Rescue Efforts

A man has apparently leapt to his death off the George Washington Bridge despite efforts to save him.

06/22/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

The George Washington Bridge (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

George Washington Bridge Upper Level Lanes Facing 12-Week Shutdown

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the three upper-level lanes of the bridge will be closed for repairs during overnight hours for 12 weeks starting Monday night.

06/16/2014

A deadly crash on the George Washington Bridge snarled traffic for hours on June 12, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Deadly Crash Snarls Traffic For Hours On George Washington Bridge

Drivers were making it over the George Washington Bridge with ease Thursday night, but that certainly wasn’t the case earlier in the day.

06/12/2014

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Owner Of $300K Lamborghini Found Abandoned, Burned After Crash Near GWB, To Appear In Court

The vehicle showed signs of a crash and sustained extensive fire damage.

06/10/2014

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

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