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Beachgoers in Long Beach, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Ready For Labor Day Holiday Weekend

Nice weather is predicted for the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend across the Tri-State areas as people celebrate the final weekend of summer.

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An NJ TRANSIT train derailed in Montclair, New Jersey on Tuesday, Aug. 19. (Credit: Patrick Del Negro)

NJ TRANSIT Train Derails, Snags Montclair-Boonton Line

An NJ TRANSIT train derailed during the Tuesday evening rush in Montclair, New Jersey.

08/19/2014

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Christie On The Defensive As Commuters Gripe About Mass Transit Delays

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was on the hot seat on Friday night, accused of not doing enough to help commuters.

08/15/2014

Cars stranded on the Northern State Parkway in Jericho on August 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Storm Of Historic Proportions’ Dumps 13 Inches Of Rain In Some Spots Of LI

A storm that dumped nearly an entire summer’s worth of rain in parts of the Tri-State area caused major flooding in some spots, stranding motorists and snarling the morning commute.

08/13/2014

A brush fire in Secaucus, New Jersey, delayed NJ TRANSIT trains on the evening of Monday, Aug. 11. (Credit: Anthony Batson)

NJ TRANSIT Trains Delayed By Secaucus Brush Fire During Evening Rush

Firefighters in New Jersey were battling a brush fire on Monday night, that had delayed NJ Transit trains.

08/11/2014

A track problem led to major delays on multiple NJ TRANSIT lines on Friday, Aug. 8. (Credit: @Wfds69)

Track Problems Lead To Major Delays On Multiple NJ TRANSIT Lines

Some NJ TRANSIT lines were subjected to major delays during the Friday evening rush.

08/08/2014

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Fire Under Portal Bridge Shuts Down Multiple NJ TRANSIT Lines

Multiple NJ TRANSIT lines were suspended during the evening rush Monday due to a fire that broke out under the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River.

08/04/2014

This photo shows an NJ TRANSIT bus driver doing paperwork behind the wheel. (Credit: Vivian Ha)

Another NJ TRANSIT Bus Driver Caught Distracted Behind The Wheel

It has happened again – a driver caught distracted behind the wheel of an NJ TRANSIT bus and turned in by an irate passenger.

08/01/2014

Police on the scene after a shooting on a NJ TRANSIT train platform in Elizabeth on Aug. 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 People In Custody After Man Shot On NJ TRANSIT Train Platform In Elizabeth

Authorities said the shooting happened during a robbery attempt just before 5 a.m.

08/01/2014

Chewing gum decorates a wall underneath a railroad overpass in Maplewood, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

Art Or Vandalism? Gum Wall In Maplewood Stirs Debate

A so-called work of art on a wall underneath a Maplewood railroad overpass is made up entirely of different kinds of chewing gum — globs of it, from one end to the other.

07/29/2014

Stranded commuters at Penn Station after a NJ TRANSIT train broke down on July 29, 2014. (credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

NJ TRANSIT Train Breaks Down Outside Hudson River Tunnel In NYC

Workers have removed a NJ TRANSIT commuter train that became disabled just outside the Hudson River tunnel in New York City.

07/29/2014

NJ TRANSIT bus (file/credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd NJ TRANSIT Bus Driver Disciplined For Reading While Driving

NJ TRANSIT recently received cell phone video from a passenger on the Route 137 bus out of Toms River that purportedly shows the driver looking at an e-reader while the bus was stopped waiting to enter the bus lane to the Lincoln Tunnel.

07/17/2014

Multiple people were killed late Wednesday, July 9, in a crash in East Orange, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

3 Men Killed In Head-On Crash In East Orange, N.J.

Multiple people were killed Wednesday evening, and several others were injured, in a crash in East Orange, New Jersey.

07/09/2014

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NJ TRANSIT Approves Fifth Consecutive Budget With No Fare Hikes

For the fifth consecutive year, NJ TRANSIT approved a budget Wednesday that did not include any fare hikes.

07/09/2014

The scene on West 57th Street shortly after a brief downpour on Wednesday, July 9. (Credit: Adam Harrington/CBSNewYork)

Scattered Severe Thunderstorms Strike Tri-State Area Yet Again

Utility crews are busy and some commuters are facing delays after severe thunderstorms rolled through parts of the Tri-State area, downing trees and knocking out power.

07/09/2014

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