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The Lincoln Tunnel Helix in Weehawken, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Demanding Answers: Why Is Lincoln Tunnel Helix Construction Taking So Long?

A total of 120,000 drivers a day take the Lincoln Tunnel Helix and deal with the punishing toll – and construction work to repair the aging section is dragging on.

07/14/2015

Buses drive into the Lincoln Tunnel from Port Authority November 2, 2012 in New York City. Limited public transit has returned to New York. With the death toll continuing to rise and millions of homes and businesses without power, the U.S. east coast is attempting to recover from the effects of floods, fires and power outages brought on by Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Affordable Housing Apartment Building Slated For Eleventh Avenue Site

An affordable housing apartment building is in the works for the West Side of Manhattan, near the entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel.

07/10/2015

Accident involving two buses closes center tuber of Lincoln Tunnel heading into city. (Credit: CBS2)

31 Hurt After 2 Buses Collide In Lincoln Tunnel

A private bus carrying a group of Canadian students visiting New York City was rear-ended by a NJ TRANSIT bus inside the Lincoln Tunnel Wednesday morning, injuring at least 31 people.

06/10/2015

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Traffic Stop In Lincoln Tunnel Nets Police Sex Offender Wanted In Florida

Police say a traffic stop in a New York City tunnel has resulted in the arrest of a man with an open warrant in Florida.

02/28/2015

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

Consumers Paying The Price For Truck Toll Hikes

While, as of this past Sunday, many drivers are paying up to $14 to cross the George Washington, Bayonne and Goethals bridges, the Holland and Lincoln tunnels and the Outerbridge Crossing, the cash toll for 18-wheelers is now $114.

12/10/2014

George Washington Bridge (credit: Getty Images)

Latest Toll Hikes Take Effect On Port Authority Bridges And Tunnels

Starting at 3 a.m. Sunday, the tolls jumped 75 cents for cars with E-ZPass, costing $9.75 for off-peak hours and $11.75 for peak times.

12/07/2014

Protestors spill over onto FDR. (Credit: kristen Gwynne)

Critics: Protesters Are Getting Away With Too Much Under New NYPD Protocol

The NYPD’s newest protest protocol received mixed reception Wednesday, a day after protests against the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, shut down expressways and tunnel entrances.

11/26/2014

People protest in Times Square over the Ferguson grand jury decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson in the Michael Brown case November 25, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYPD: 10 Arrested During Protests Over Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

The Rev. Al Sharpton held an event in Harlem Wednesday with the family of Michael Brown — a day after 10 people were arrested as during protests over the grand jury decision.

11/26/2014

FILE -- A small drone (Credit: Getty Images)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Cops Say Criminals Are Going High-Tech, Using Drones To Case Victims

The military uses drones to carry bombs or conduct surveillance, but anyone can buy a drone without a weapon that uses high-definition cameras and GPS, even criminals.

09/29/2014

Port Authority Bus Terminal at 41st Street (file / credit: Google Maps)

Port Authority Bus Terminal Plans $90 Million Patch-Up Job

The $90 million patch-up job will include building a new lane to avoid bus traffic on the way to the top level as well as more staging areas so empty buses won’t clog up the Lincoln Tunnel going back and forth.

09/17/2014

Heavy traffic delays after an accident inside the inbound center tube of the Lincoln Tunnel on Sept. 2, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Killed, 2 Injured In Lincoln Tunnel Accident

The inbound center tube of the Lincoln Tunnel has been closed after a chain-reaction accident involving a New York-bound jitney bus and two other vehicles.

09/02/2014

A fatal crash on Route 3 in North Bergen, N.J. on July 3, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities: Driver In Fatal Route 3 Crash Near Lincoln Tunnel Was Drunk

Authorities say preliminary tests show a Massachusetts man was driving drunk when his car crashed near the Lincoln Tunnel, killing him and two other people.

07/04/2014

Police investigate a fatal crash on Route 3 in North Bergen, N.J. on July 3, 2014. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

3 People Killed In Route 3 Crash Near Lincoln Tunnel

The crash occurred shortly before 6 a.m. on Route 3 where it meets Interstate 495 in North Bergen, on the way to the Lincoln Tunnel.

07/03/2014

The Pulaski Skyway in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority Exec Has Few Words About Pulaski Skyway Funding Probe

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey executive director Pat Foye had little to say Wednesday about a legal probe of the funding deal for the reconstruction of the Pulaski Skyway.

06/25/2014

The Pulaski Skyway in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Manhattan DA Probing Pulaski Skyway Financing Deal

Another potential legal mess could be coming for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the administration of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

06/24/2014

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