Port Authority

A TSA officer gives directions to passengers at John F. Kennedy International Airport (Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Port Authority: Former Agency Official Tried To Breach Security At JFK Airport

The Port Authority said the incident at JFK involved an oversized bag that crews were worried had not been properly screened.

10 hours ago

FILE - Cecil the lion. (credit: CBS2)

NJ Lawmaker Proposes Ban On Game Trophies Coming Through NY, NJ Airports In Wake Of Cecil The Lion’s Death

A New Jersey lawmaker is proposing legislation that would ban game trophies of threatened or endangered species from coming through airports controlled by the Port Authority.

12 hours ago

Power problems cause massive delays at LaGuardia Airport. (Credit: CBS2)

Departures Resume At LaGuardia Terminal C After Power Outage

Delta Air Lines flights are resuming at LaGuardia Airport’s Terminal C after an hourslong power outage resulted in dozens of cancellations.

07/24/2015

USA teammates hold the trophy following the teams' win in the final 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup match between USA and Japan .      (Photo credit: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

De Blasio: Parade For Women’s World Cup Winners Will Be ‘Magical’

The team will be honored with a parade in lower Manhattan up the stretch of Broadway from the Battery to City Hall known as the “Canyon of Heroes” on Friday.

07/09/2015

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Residents: Port Authority Not Doing Enough To Compensate For Bayonne Bridge Project

The paint chips in Andy Reynolds’ backyard range from small, finely ground pieces to large chunks.

07/07/2015

Fareed Mumuni, center, appears in court on June 17, 2015. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Feds: S.I. Man Tries To Stab FBI Agent With Knife During Terror Probe

The father of Queens college student, who is accused of planning an attack on New York City landmarks on behalf of ISIS, is speaking up for his son.

06/17/2015

Accident involving two buses closes center tuber of Lincoln Tunnel heading into city. (Credit: CBS2)

31 Hurt After 2 Buses Collide In Lincoln Tunnel

A private bus carrying a group of Canadian students visiting New York City was rear-ended by a NJ TRANSIT bus inside the Lincoln Tunnel Wednesday morning, injuring at least 31 people.

06/10/2015

Emergency drill on Goethals Bridge (credit: CBS2)

Port Authority Holds Emergency Drill On Goethals Bridge

The exercise helped test emergency preparedness for tunnel and bridge agents as well as local first responders.

05/03/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Report: Former Port Authority Official To Plead Guilty In Bridgegate Scandal

Wildstein could enter his plea Friday in Newark federal court, where grand jurors are hearing testimony on the scandal.

04/29/2015

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NYC Airplane Cleaner Fired After Arrest For Thefts

An airplane cleaner who was arrested on charges she pocketed nearly $15,000 worth of contraband from planes grounded in New York City has been fired.

04/25/2015

One World Trade Center is viewed from one of the top floors of the Four Seasons private residences at 30 Park Place on January 21, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Investment Advisory Firm, Tech Company Sign 5-Year Leases At World Trade Center

A financial services company and a technology firm have signed five-year leases at New York City’s One World Trade Center.

03/31/2015

Liz Branch celebrates 50 years as a toll collector at the Holland Tunnel (credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Port Authority Toll Collector Celebrated After 50 Years On The Job

Toll collector Liz Branch can still remember her first day on the job in a truck lane and said it was chaos.

03/23/2015

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First Responders To LaGuardia Plane Skid Say Training Kicked In Immediately

For the first time, we’re hearing from the elite team of first responders who helped evacuate a plane that skidded of the runway at LaGuardia International Airport Thursday.

03/06/2015

A Delta Airlines plane is moved several hours after it veered off the runway at LaGuardia Airport on Thursday, March 5. (Credit: CBS2)

Investigators Looking For Cause Of Delta Accident At LaGuardia Airport

The plane was removed and taken to a hanger Friday after crews spent much of the night using massive cranes to lift the 140,000-pound MD-88 aircraft, the Port Authority said.

03/06/2015

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Traffic Stop In Lincoln Tunnel Nets Police Sex Offender Wanted In Florida

Police say a traffic stop in a New York City tunnel has resulted in the arrest of a man with an open warrant in Florida.

02/28/2015

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