Heavy rain and winds began sweeping through the area Tuesday night, causing holiday travel head aches for some early Wednesday.
Shutting down the access lanes from Fort Lee onto the bridge caused hours-long delays for four straight days beginning Sept. 9 and infuriated local officials who said they hadn’t been notified in advance.
It was all because of a hole that formed on a metal road plate during an ongoing bridge maintenance project.
The suspect pulled an assault rifle out of his bag, opened fire in the terminal and then headed to the TSA screening area, according to Chief Patrick Gannon of Los Angeles World Airports.
Police say a Tennessee man has checked luggage containing a loaded, defaced rifle at New York’s Kennedy International Airport.
A biker cruised through an E-Z Pass lane at the inbound Holland Tunnel with his license plate blacked out by electrical tape on Wednesday morning, according to Port Authority Police.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey came under fire Monday for unannounced lane closures at the George Washington Bridge last month, which caused massive traffic headaches.
Earlier this week the Port Authority announced that the lower level of the bridge would be closed from 9 p.m. on Saturday until 7 a.m. on Sunday for an emergency response drill.
Two of the three lanes approaching the GWB tolls caused gridlock over four straight days beginning Sept. 9. The lanes were reopened following rush hour on Sept. 13.
There were tense moments at JFK Airport on Thursday afternoon when workers found a gun in the ceiling panel of a maintenance closet.
No matter how much you love New York, every once in a while you probably need to get out of the city. These trips leave from Port Authority in Times Square. Some will even have you back in time for dinner or a Broadway show.
The non-profit World Trade Center Association got the naming rights without the approval of the Port Authority’s board or executive director, according to the governor’s office.
Shots were reportedly fired at 42nd Street and 8th Ave in Midtown on Saturday night.
The report concluded that the Port Authority didn’t give the public enough opportunity to review and comment on the proposed increases.
There were 84 Port Authority employees killed on 9/11. Six people died during the 1993 bombing.