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A man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday, Sept. 26, after authorities allegedly found a sword concealed in his cane. (Credit: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)

Authorities: Man Tried To Board Plane With Sword Hidden In Cane

A man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Friday, after he allegedly tried to board a plane with a sword concealed in a cane.

09/26/2014

Christoper Inserra pleaded guilty in a Brooklyn court in April to one count of fraud. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ex-Port Authority Cop Sentenced To Probation After Touring With Metal Band While Collecting Disability

A former Port Authority cop who was busted touring with his heavy metal band while collecting disability checks was sentenced to three years’ probation Wednesday.

09/24/2014

Tighter security is seen at Penn Station after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced an increase in police presence in New York City transportation hubs due to the threat of terrorism. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Cuomo Lays Out Plan For Increased Security Due To ISIS Terror Threat

With an increase of terrorist activity overseas by ISIS, the governor said the New York City area is a high profile target.

09/20/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday, Sept. 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo: Police, National Guard Patrols Stepped Up In NYC Area Amid Heightened Terror Threat

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced that National Guard troops and additional police officers at mass transit points and other sites in the New York City area – amid an increased threat of terrorist activity.

09/19/2014

PATH train at the Hoboken station (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Police: Dance Performance On PATH Train Ends In Arrests

Two New York men’s dance performance on a Newark-bound PATH train has led to criminal charges.

09/18/2014

Panorama of JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Queens Residents Fed Up With Noise Following Change In Flight Patterns At JFK, LaGuardia

Residents who live near LaGuardia Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport say flight patterns instituted several years ago have upped the noise level to unbearable levels.

09/14/2014

Port Authority Officers Laverne Watson and Steve Pisciotta (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Port Authority Officers Aid In Delivery Of Baby Near George Washington Bridge Tolls

Port Authority police said the girl’s parents, who are from Monroe, were in a Manhattan-bound taxi when the mother went into labor around 6:30 a.m.

09/13/2014

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

Legislators Want Answers About PA Officers Silenced During ‘Bridgegate’ Closures

Documents first obtained by CBS 2 showed 11 Port Authority police officers on duty at the George Washington Bridge during the late closures had safety concerns, and lawmakers on Thursday wanted to know why the concerns were silenced.

09/04/2014

The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge, which connects Fort Lee, NJ, and New York City, is seen on January 9, 2014 in Fort Lee, New Jersey. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is currently caught in a political scandal, in which one of his aides ordered The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to purposely cause traffic jams at the on-ramps to the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, NJ, due to political disagreements between Governor Christie and the mayor of Fort Lee. Christie claims he had no knowledge of issue and has since fired the aide.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Attorney: Port Authority Cops Complained About ‘Bridgegate’ Closures At The Time

Drivers were not the only ones complaining about the massive traffic tie-ups near the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, New Jersey nearly a year ago.

09/03/2014

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

George Washington Bridge Bus Station (credit: CBS 2)

George Washington Bridge Bus Station Closed For Year-Long Renovation

The station is being closed for renovations beginning Monday.

08/25/2014

The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Port Authority To Install 9-Foot Fence To Curb George Washington Bridge Jumps

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said there have been 13 suicides and 40 rescues on the span so far this year. There was a total of 16 deaths in 2013.

07/30/2014

Fishs Eddy owner Julie Gaines. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Fishs Eddy Told To Drop Items Featuring Port Authority ‘Assets’

A well-known Manhattan housewares store has been ordered to stop selling merchandise associated with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

07/29/2014

JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Drifting Kayakers Raise Security Concerns At JFK Airport

Airport workers found the men on a navigational pier at the end of a runway around 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

07/27/2014

Port Authority Bus Terminal on July 23, 2014. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Port Authority To Plan For New Bus Terminal

The 64-year-old Port Authority Bus Terminal has come under criticism from New Jersey lawmakers who say their constituents have to deal with long delays, substandard conditions and a lack of communication.

07/23/2014

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