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Rowdy Graduation Party At Hoboken Bar Costs 9 New Port Authority Police Officers Their Jobs

Nine probationary Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officers have lost their jobs because of a rowdy graduation party.

11/07/2014

Ras Baraka

Newark Mayor Wants More Money From Port Authority

Mayor Ras Baraka said the deficit hovers between $40 million and $60 million. He gave a presentation during the public comment period at the Port Authority board meeting Wednesday.

10/22/2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Cuomo: Washington Should Consider Ebola Travel Ban

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is saying the federal government “should seriously consider” a ban on flights traveling to New York from three West African nations plagued by Ebola.

10/20/2014

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Emergency Drill Held At Newark Airport

An emergency drill will be held between 5 and 8 p.m. at Newark Liberty International Airport Saturday.

10/18/2014

Delta plane damaged in collision at JFK on Oct. 5, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Port Authority: Two Planes Collide On JFK Runway; No Injuries

Both planes were arriving with passengers on board, officials said..

10/05/2014

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

Police: 3 Hurt In Crash On George Washington Bridge

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police spokesman Joe Pentangelo said it’s not yet known what caused the crash, which occurred Sunday in Fort Lee.

10/05/2014

The Port Authority has said it will implement a program to trap and move the owls away from area airports. (Credit: CBS 2)

Federal Judge Tosses Suit Over Owl Killings At NYC Airports

A federal judge has tossed an animal-advocacy group’s lawsuit over the now-halted practice of shooting snowy owls near runways at the New York City area’s major airports.

10/04/2014

PATH trains pulls into the WTC station. (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

PATH Fares To Increase Wednesday

PATH passengers will need more cash to ride the trains between New Jersey and New York.

09/30/2014

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: CBS2)

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

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