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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

FILE -- A NJ TRANSIT bus (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

FILE -- 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

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

George Washington Bridge (Credit: CBS 2)

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

FILE -- George Washington Bridge (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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