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A security personnel surveys the damage to the hull of a commuter ferry after it slammed into Pier 11 in lower Manhattan on January 9, 2013. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

NTSB: Crew Had No Time To Warn Passengers In Seastreak Ferry Crash

The ferry was carrying 326 passengers from Atlantic Highlands, N.J. before it crashed into Pier 11 on Jan. 9, injuring 85 people.

01/25/2013

A security personnel surveys the damage to the hull of a commuter ferry after it slammed into Pier 11 in lower Manhattan on January 9, 2013. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

NTSB Continues Investigation Into Seastreak Ferry Crash

An underwater survey of the vessel revealed damage to the port propeller and a more complete hull survey will be conducted when the vessel is hauled from the water for repairs, the NTSB said.

01/17/2013

A gash in the Seastreak ferry is viewed following an early morning ferry accident during rush hour in Lower Manhattan on January 9, 2013. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Full Seastreak Ferry Service To Resume Monday

The Seastreak ferry service was set to resume regular service Monday, five days after one of its boats crashed into a Lower Manhattan Pier – leaving some 74 people injured.

01/13/2013

Seastreak Wall Street Retrofitting

Seastreak Wall Street Ferry Saw Other Problems Before Crash

The Seastreak Wall Street ferry that crashed in Lower Manhattan Wednesday has had a few minor incidents in recent years.

01/09/2013

FILE - Singer Jenni Rivera (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Mexican Music Star Jenni Rivera Confirmed Dead In Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board said it was sending a team to help investigate the crash, and the board said Mexican authorities had informed them that Rivera had died in the accident.

12/10/2012

Ophadell Williams in court on Dec. 7, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Bus Driver In Deadly Bronx Crash Not Guilty Of All Charges Except One

Ophadell Williams was cleared of the most serious charges against him in connection with the March 12, 2011 crash. He was found guilty of aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the 3rd degree.

12/07/2012

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Experts: Air Safe To Breathe Again Near N.J. Derailment Site

Experts said the air was safe to breathe again Monday afternoon at the site of a train derailment in South Jersey.

12/03/2012

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NTSB: Signal Problem May Have Preceded South Jersey Derailment

Officials said Saturday that there may have been a problem with a signal at a South Jersey bridge just before a trail derailed there, spewing a hazardous chemical into the air that sickened dozens of people.

12/01/2012

Ophadell Williams (credit: CBS 2)

Trial Under Way For Ophadell Williams, Driver Charged In Fatal 2011 Bronx Tour Bus Crash

Assistant District Attorney Gary Weil said a tour bus driver’s “reckless behavior” caused a crash that killed 15 people in the Bronx last year.

09/27/2012

LaGuardia Airport (credit: Getty Images)

Critics Blast Proposal That Would Put Garbage Transfer Station Near LaGuardia

Aviation and wildlife experts took turns taking shots at Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s administration. Former NTSB chairman Jim Hall said the transfer station is sure to be a bird magnet.

09/20/2012

Suffolk County Small Plane Crash (credit: CBS 2)

NTSB Investigating Fatal Crash Of Small Plane In Suffolk County

Federal transportation authorities are investigating a small plane crash that killed two people and injured a third on board when the aircraft plummeted into a residential neighborhood in Suffolk County.

08/20/2012

Patrick Sheridan (L); Casey Falconer (R) (credit: Personal Photos)

NTSB Investigating Small Plane Crash That Killed 2 SUNY Farmingdale Students

Federal investigators hope to figure out what exactly caused the single-engine aircraft to go down Wednesday night.

05/11/2012

Co-Pilot Jason Dowd (credit: Personal Photo)

Co-Pilot Of JetBlue Flight 191 Hailed As Hero After Captain’s Meltdown

Co-pilot Jason Dowd, an Ohio native, was identified Thursday for the first time since Tuesday’s meltdown by pilot Clayton Osbon on the flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Las Vegas.

03/29/2012

This image was taken from an AT&T documentary showing the dangers of distracted driving. (credit: AT&T)

New York State Lawmakers Consider Total Ban On Cell Phones While Driving

Right now, you need a hands-free device to use your cell phone. What is under consideration would be an all-out ban on use of your cell phone behind the wheel.

02/13/2012

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NTSB Releases Preliminary Report In Deadly NJ Plane Crash Near I-287

Since the crash, officials have raised the question of icing and what, if any, impact it had on the tragedy.

12/28/2011

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