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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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N.J. Department Of Health: Sick Passenger On Newark Flight Does Not Have Ebola

Port Authority police said a passenger on board United Flight 998, inbound from Brussels, was vomiting aboard the plane.

10/04/2014

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

New PATH Fares Go Into Effect; Single-Ride Costs $2.75

Passengers need another quarter to ride the PATH trains between New Jersey and New York.

10/01/2014

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

PATH Service Restored To Normal After Saturday Morning Derailment

The Port Authority says PATH service is back to normal after earlier delays caused by a work train derailment.

09/27/2014

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Bayonne Bridge To Temporarily Close This Weekend

The bridge will close from 9 p.m. Friday until 10:30 p.m. Saturday. The Port Authority’s free weekend shuttle service will be suspended on Saturday. It will operate on Friday and Sunday between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

09/26/2014

PATH Train service to and from Hoboken and Jersey City and 33rd Street was shut down on Tuesday, Sept. 23. (Credit: CBS 2)

Jersey City, Hoboken PATH Service Restored

Service resumed Wednesday morning between Hoboken and 33rd Street and Journal Square and 33rd Street after it was suspended Tuesday because of smoky conditions.

09/24/2014

Commuters exit a PATH train station on August 16, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Transportation Funding Becomes A New Jersey Priority

Funding for transportation projects has long been simmering as an issue in New Jersey. Now, it’s coming to a boil.

09/23/2014

PATH trains to and from Hoboken and Jersey City were suspended at 33rd Street during the evening rush on Tuesday, Sept. 23. (Credit: Billie Rama/CBSNewYork)

Port Authority: Make Alternate Plans In Case Hoboken, Jersey City PATH Service Continues

PATH train service from Hoboken and Jersey City to New York will remain suspended through the evening rush hour due to power cable issues.

09/23/2014

George Washington Bridge (credit: Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers Push Bill To Improve Transparency, Accountability At Port Authority

New Jersey lawmakers advanced a bill designed to improve transparency and accountability at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

09/18/2014

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

Port Authority Bus Terminal Plans $90 Million Patch-Up Job

The $90 million patch-up job will include building a new lane to avoid bus traffic on the way to the top level as well as more staging areas so empty buses won’t clog up the Lincoln Tunnel going back and forth.

09/17/2014

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