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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

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

State Committee Set To Hear From Christie Chief Of Staff Kevin O’Dowd

The New Jersey state committee investigating the scandal at the George Washington Bridge is set to hear from one of Governor Christie’s top aides.

06/08/2014

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

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his inaugural address after being sworn in for his second term on January 21, 2014 at the War Memorial in Trenton, New Jersey. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Poll: Christie’s Approval Ratings Stabilize

A new poll shows approval of Christie among New Jersey residents hovering at 51 percent.

04/02/2014

The report by a lawyer hired by Gov. Chris Christie is released on March 27, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)

Christie-Appointed Lawyer: Governor Not Involved In George Washington Bridge Plot

The report finds former Port Authority official David Wildstein and ex-Christie aide Bridget Kelly were behind the closures.

03/27/2014

George Washington Bridge (file/credit: CBS 2)

GWB To Undergo $1 Billion In Repairs, Upgrades

The work will include replacing the 82-year-old bridge’s 592 suspender ropes and rehabilitating all of the span’s main cables. New technology will warn engineers of potential structural problems.

03/20/2014

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AP Review: GWB Lane Closures Not To Blame For Any Deaths, Serious Medical Care Risks

A review by The Associated Press has concluded that a traffic jam on the George Washington Bridge deliberately orchestrated by members of Gov. Chris Christie’s staff did not lead to anyone’s death or seriously compromise their medical care.

02/13/2014

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Report: Fort Lee Mayor Claims He Was Courted By Christie Camp For Years

Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich has launched more claims against Governor Chris Christie’s administration.

02/08/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks onstage at "Howard Stern's Birthday Bash" presented by SiriusXM, produced by Howard Stern Productions at Hammerstein Ballroom on January 31, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Attorney For Former Port Authority Exec: Christie Knew Of GWB Lane Closures As They Happened

The governor has maintained that he knew nothing of the lane closures until a state legislative panel began investigating.

01/31/2014

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

Feds Subpoena Christie’s Re-Election Campaign, GOP Committee Over ‘Bridgegate’

The subpoenas will force Christie’s political arm to turn over such things as: emails, texts, phone messages, and records dealing with the decision to close access lanes from Fort Lee to the bridge in September – if they indeed exist.

01/23/2014

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Bruce Springsteen Parodies ‘Bridge-Gate’ On Late Night TV

Gov. Chris Christie’s favorite rock star had something to say about the bridge scandal that’s cost a couple Christie loyalists their jobs.

01/15/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie enters the Borough Hall in Fort Lee to apologize to Mayor Mark Sokolich on January 9, 2014 in Fort Lee. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

N.J. Lawmaker: It Could Be Grounds For Impeachment If Christie Knew About GWB Closures

The New Jersey lawmaker heading up the state investigation into the George Washington Bridge lane closures has raised the possibility of impeachment if the probe uncovers ties to Gov. Chris Christie.

01/12/2014

The George Washington Bridge on Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Documents Shed Light On Possible New Motive In GWB Approach Lane Closures

The documents show that as soon as the lanes on the bridge were shut down a slew of angry emails began flooding into the Port Authority.

01/11/2014

George Washington Bridge (file/credit: CBS 2)

Lawsuit Seeks Punitive Damages Over GWB Lane Closures

Gov. Chris Christie, Bridget Anne Kelly, Bill Baroni, David Wildstein and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey are named as defendants in the lawsuit. The complaint says the defendants partook in “willful, wanton, arbitrary and egregious official conduct.”

01/10/2014

George Washington Bridge (credit: Getty Images)

Port Authority Official Who Resigned Over GWB Lane Closure Scandal Ordered To Testify

A subpoena was issued Tuesday to David Wildstein ordering him to appear before an Assembly panel on Jan. 9, Assemblyman John Wisniewski announced Tuesday.

12/31/2013

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