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1 World Trade Center, 9/11 Memorial and Museum as seen from Chopper 880, May 7, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Names New Security Contractor For WTC Site After Security Breaches

After a series of high-profile security breaches, a shakeup in security has been announced at the World Trade Center site.

05/29/2014

1 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center with New York Harbor in the distance, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Delays Vote On Role In 3 WTC Rebuilding

The Port Authority is delaying a vote on 3 World Trade Center to allow time to reach a deal that involves more private funding.

05/28/2014

1 World Trade Center, 9/11 Memorial and Museum as seen from Chopper 880, May 7, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

1 World Trade Center Owners Slash Rent Due To Tenant Shortage

The owners of One World Trade Center have begun slashing office rent nearly 10 percent, as they have found themselves unable to secure enough tenants.

05/27/2014

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (credit: Jersey City Mayor's Office)

Jersey City Files $400 Million Suit Against Port Authority

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has been taking advantage of outdated or nonexistent agreements to cheat Jersey City out of hundreds of millions of dollars in property taxes and other payments, according to a federal lawsuit filed Thursday.

05/22/2014

The National Transportation Safety Board said two planes came close to colliding in midair over Newark  Liberty International Airport. (Credit: CBS 2)

Newark Liberty Airport Construction Project Eyed In Near-Collision

A day after revelations that two planes nearly collided over Newark International Airport last month, CBS 2 has learned that a runway construction project may be causing confusion.

05/20/2014

Old and new Goethals Bridges (credit: Port Authority)

4-Year Goethals Bridge Replacement Project Begins

The new $1.5 billion cable-stayed span will have three lanes in each direction, wide shoulders, a walkway and space for future mass transit.

05/08/2014

FILE -- Commuters exit a PATH train station at the World Trade Center site. (credit: Getty Images)

Former Port Authority Official Jerry Speziale Sues Agency, Alleges Retaliation Over Whistleblowing

Jerry Speziale, a well-known former Passaic County sheriff who was hired to be the agency’s No. 2 two police official, filed the lawsuit Wednesday in federal court in Newark.

05/07/2014

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Christie, Cuomo To Form Panel To Reform Port Authority

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo added their voices Tuesday to those seeking to reform the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

05/06/2014

John Degnan and Gov. Chris Christie appear at a news conference on April 29, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Christie Nominates Former State Attorney General John Degnan As Port Authority Chair

Christie announced Tuesday that he’s recommended John Degnan to replace David Samson, who resigned last month from the job.

04/29/2014

1 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center with New York Harbor in the distance, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Board Puts Off Vote On Loan For 3 World Trade Center

The dispute is over whether the agency should back $1.2 billion in loans for 3 World Trade. Developer Larry Silverstein is building the planned $2.3 billion tower on the site.

04/23/2014

JFK, LaGuardia airport workers rally outside Port Authority headquarters, April 23, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Votes To Raise Minimum Wage For Hourly JFK, LaGuardia Airport Workers

Baggage handlers, security officers, cabin cleaners and maintenance workers let their voices be heard as the Port Authority votes to force airlines to raise their poverty wage.

04/23/2014

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Ex-Cop, Heavy Metal Singer Admits To Disability Fraud

Christopher Inserra pleaded guilty to one count of fraud after he was accused of collecting disability for an arm injury while performing in a metal band called Cousin Sleaze.

04/22/2014

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New Jersey ‘Bridgegate’ Panel Orders 4 To Testify

A New Jersey legislative committee has ordered current and former aides to Republican Gov. Chris Christie and two officials at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to testify in the committee’s probe of politically motivated traffic jams last year near the George Washington Bridge.

04/22/2014

Meeting of Port Authority Oversight Committee (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Oversight Committee Holds Meeting

The embattled agency has been under fire since revelations about lane closings at the George Washington Bridge last fall. But it had come under criticism before that for issues surrounding toll hikes in 2011.

04/21/2014

FILE -- Commuters exit a PATH train station at the World Trade Center site. (credit: Getty Images)

New Jersey Port Authority Board Member Anthony Sartor Steps Down

A Port Authority spokesman has confirmed that Anthony Sartor submitted his resignation Monday. That comes less than three weeks after the resignation of board Chairman David Samson.

04/14/2014

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