Port Authority

A man waits for a PATH train to depart at the World Trade Center.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers: Proposal To Eliminate Overnight PATH Service Put On Hold

Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto said Port Authority Chairman John Degnan agreed to put the proposal on hold.

01/14/2015

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

Committee Probing Bridgegate Subpoenaed For Former Port Authority Exec’s Testimony

The legislative committee looking into the lane closure scandal on the George Washington Bridge has received a federal subpoena involving a former top Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official.

01/08/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie talks with Jerry Jones before a Sunday night game between the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on September 8, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Days After Christie Celebrates Cowboys Win With Owner Jerry Jones, Christie’s Advocacy Of Jones’ Business With 1 WTC Raises Eyebrows

A new report alleges New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie advocated for one of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ business interests to land a deal with the Port Authority.

01/06/2015

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his victory speech after winning reelection on Tuesday, Nov. 4. (Credit: CBS 2)

Lawmakers Demand Answers After Cuomo Vetoes Port Authority Reform Bill

New York state lawmakers on Monday wanted answers from Gov. Andrew Cuomo about why he vetoed a bill designed to bring accountability to the Port Authority.

12/29/2014

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Christie, Cuomo Veto Port Authority Cleanup Legislation, Suggest Alternate Measures

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced Saturday that they have vetoed legislation intended to help clean up the troubled Port Authority.

12/27/2014

Escalators at the Exchange Place PATH station in Jersey City - Jan. 7, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Exchange Place, World Trade Center PATH Stations Reopening After Sandy Repairs

PATH’s Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations reopen this weekend after nearly a year without weekend service because of Superstorm Sandy repairs and signal upgrades.

12/19/2014

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

Port Authority Approves 2015 Budget Of $7.8 Billion

The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has approved a budget for 2015, days after the agency implemented its fourth scheduled toll increases at bridges and tunnels.

12/10/2014

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N.Y., N.J. Take First Step In Reforming Port Authority Following Bridgegate Scandal

Lawmakers in New York and New Jersey have taken what they call a first step in reforming the Port Authority after the bridge scandal.

12/09/2014

American Airlines Flight 67 following a bomb scare on Nov. 30, 2014. (Credit: CBS2)

Port Authority, FBI Investigating Bomb Threat Against Flight From Spain At JFK

Authorities at John F. Kennedy Airport said they found nothing dangerous Sunday on an American Airlines plane after a bomb threat was phoned in and the aircraft arrived from Spain.

12/01/2014

An accident on the Taconic Parkway during snow on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

Thanksgiving Travelers Across Tri-State Fight Through Rain, Snow

One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year poses special challenges as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contend with a nor’easter packing rain and snow.

11/26/2014

Window washer Juan Lopez (CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Window Washer Talks About Experience In 1 WTC Scaffold Mishap

Investigators are looking into the collapse of a World Trade Center scaffold that left two window washers dangling 68 stories above the street.

11/13/2014

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Port Authority Police Halt Non-Mandatory Training, Fire 9 Rookie Officers After Rowdy Graduation Party

Port Authority police have fired rookie officers and halted training following a drunken graduation party in August.

11/13/2014

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3 Passengers Examined After Food Service Cart Dislodges During Air Canada Landing At LaGuardia

The incident took place at around 10:45 a.m. Tuesday morning.

10/21/2014

A passenger is screened for Ebola. (credit: CBS 2)

Stepped Up Ebola Screenings Start At Newark Liberty, 3 Other US Airports

Customs and health officials at Newark Liberty Airport will start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening program.

10/16/2014

JFK Port Authority Hi-Risk Ebola Kit (PAPD)

Port Authority, NYPD Taking Steps To Protect Officers From Ebola

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the NYPD are taking steps to protect officers from potential exposure to Ebola.

10/15/2014

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