CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Port Authority Bus Terminal

(credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

Port Authority Bus Terminal Evacuated Due To Suspicious Package

The Port Authority Bus Terminal was evacuated Monday evening, after someone found a package of what looked like grenades.

02/11/2013

This still was taken from the passenger's cellphone video, which was obtained by CBS 2.

VIDEO: DeCamp Bus Driver Caught Doing Paperwork At The Wheel On Busy Avenue

The distracted driver took his eyes off the road and his hands off the wheel while doing paperwork as he rolled down busy Kearny Avenue.

11/28/2012

Traffic on Route 1 in New Jersey - Nov. 21, 2012 (credit: NJDOT)

Millions Set To Hit The Roads, Skies For Thanksgiving Holiday

AAA forecasts that 43.6 million people will traveler for Thanksgiving nationwide — an uptick of less than one percent over last year with more than 90 percent getting to their destinations by car.

11/21/2012

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Port Authority, Amtrak Say They’re Moving Again After Sandy

More mass transit operations are coming online in the wake of superstorm Sandy.

11/01/2012

A sign announcing the temporary closure of the New York subway system, due to Hurricane Sandy, is seen in the subway prior to the arrival of Hurricane Sandy on October 28, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Much Of Mass Transit Likely To Remain Shuttered Through Tuesday

All subways, Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road service was suspended Sunday and it will remain that way until further notice. Bus service was also suspended.

10/29/2012

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Review: One In Ten NJ TRANSIT Buses Leave Late From Port Authority

A review by the Wall Street Journal found that for the first half of this year 12% of NJ TRANSIT buses at the terminal are departing late. Spokesman John Durso said the agency is looking for solutions.

09/04/2012

NJ TRANSIT train (file/credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Transit Officials Calling This Weekend The Busiest In The Agency’s History

There are two major concerts in New Jersey this weekend, not to mention Game 3 of the NHL Eastern Conference Finals. So, of course, this is the perfect weekend to start a big road-construction project that will snarl NJ Transit bus routes.

05/19/2012

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

NJ DOT Commissioner Jim Simpson Suggests NJ TRANSIT Bypass Port Authority Bus Terminal

New Jersey Transportation Commissioner Jim Simpson wants NJ TRANSIT to explore picking up passengers on the streets of Manhattan.

05/10/2012

The entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel - Weehawken, NJ - File Photo

Disabled Truck Snarls Lincoln Tunnel Traffic

Commuters who ride buses from New Jersey into Manhattan are facing delays of up to 30 minutes getting to the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

05/10/2012

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

City Lets Megabus Stay Under Bus Terminal Despite Port Authority Objections

Megabus has a permit to pick up passengers right underneath the Port Authority Bus Terminal. The Port Authority wants Megabus to pay the same fee as other carriers.

05/08/2012

(credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

Port Authority Bus Terminal Partially Evacuated During Rush Hour Due To Fire

The FDNY says a fire in a garage was called in about 4:25 p.m. A fire was found in a compactor, causing the smoke.

02/27/2012

Yankee Stadium is seen from Chopper 880 - Bronx, NY - Apr 13, 2010 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

New Hyde Park Concrete Lab Charged With Faking Test Results Of NYC Projects

A concrete-testing laboratory faked results for a LaGuardia Airport control tower, the new Yankee Stadium, the Lincoln Tunnel, a hospital and more than a dozen other projects around New York City, according to an indictment.

08/04/2011

New Jersey Turnpike - Secaucus, NJ - Jul 1, 2011 (credit: New Jersey Turnpike Authority)

Millions Across Tri-State Hitting Roads, Skies For July 4 Holiday Weekend

The American Automobile Association predicts 39 million drivers will travel 50 miles or more for the holiday weekend.

07/01/2011

Radiation detection equipment is seen in New York City - Apr 7, 2011 (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Dirty Bomb Detection Exercise Continues Around The City

Scores of police cars amassed at the United Nations for another day of drills in a week-long exercise that Police Commissioner Ray Kelly boasts have been successful thus far.

04/08/2011

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Is Port Authority Bus Terminal Vulnerable To Terrorist Attack?

“Unless you change what’s going on, we’re going to have a Mumbai-style attack here,” says Port Authority PBA president Paul Nunziato.

03/30/2011

previous