Port Authority

George Washington Bridge Bus Station (credit: CBS 2)

Suspicious Package Left At NYC Bus Terminal Found To Have Unexpected Contents

Police say a suspicious package left behind a concrete barrier of a New York City bus station didn’t contain any explosives but did have some unexpected contents.

01/31/2015

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Authority: Newark Airport Passenger Beats Homeless Man With Chair

A Guatemalan man faces numerous charges after he allegedly beat a homeless man with a chair at Newark Liberty International Airport.

01/31/2015

Passengers ride the AirTrain Newark at Newark International Airport July 18, 2002 in Newark, New Jersey. The nation's top airline carriers are expected to post a loss of about $1.4 billion in the second quarter of 2002 following around $7 billion in losses in 2001. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Newark Airport Air Train Hits Worker

Newark Liberty International Airport’s Air Train struck a worker and knocked him down to a lower catwalk.

01/30/2015

An empty highway in Brooklyn is viewed the morning after a major winter storm on January 27, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Travel Bans Lifted For New York, New Jersey & Connecticut; Transit Services Resuming

Travel bans were lifted Tuesday morning, a day after officials barred drivers from streets throughout the Tri-State area.

01/27/2015

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First ‘Round The World’ Solar-Powered Flight To Stop At JFK Airport

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the first “round the world” flight by a solar-powered aircraft will make a stop at Kennedy Airport this spring.

01/20/2015

A car allegedly driven by Serena Wolstenholme, 29, after crashing into a utility pole in Leonia, N.J. following a police chase. (Credit: Port Authority Police)

Police: Driver Was On Heroin When She Led Port Authority Squad On Chase

Port Authority police on Thursday arrested a suspect who allegedly crashed into a pole in Leonia, New Jersey after leading officers on a chase.

01/15/2015

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

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