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Active shooter drill held at one World Trade Center on May 3, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Law Enforcement Agencies Hold Drill At One World Trade Center

The “active shooter drill” used mock gunmen firing paint bullets.

05/03/2014

FILE -- The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers Receive Subpoena On GWB Probe

New Jersey lawmakers investigating the traffic jams at the heart of the scandal engulfing Gov. Chris Christie said Friday that federal prosecutors have ordered them to share documents they have gathered.

04/25/2014

NJ TRANSIT bus (file / credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Port Authority Could Rescind Park-And-Ride’s $1-A-Year Lease

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey could rescind a $1-a-year lease for a park-and-ride lot near the Lincoln Tunnel.

04/23/2014

1 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center with New York Harbor in the distance, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Board Puts Off Vote On Loan For 3 World Trade Center

The dispute is over whether the agency should back $1.2 billion in loans for 3 World Trade. Developer Larry Silverstein is building the planned $2.3 billion tower on the site.

04/23/2014

JFK, LaGuardia airport workers rally outside Port Authority headquarters, April 23, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Votes To Raise Minimum Wage For Hourly JFK, LaGuardia Airport Workers

Baggage handlers, security officers, cabin cleaners and maintenance workers let their voices be heard as the Port Authority votes to force airlines to raise their poverty wage.

04/23/2014

Meeting of Port Authority Oversight Committee (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Oversight Committee Holds Meeting

The embattled agency has been under fire since revelations about lane closings at the George Washington Bridge last fall. But it had come under criticism before that for issues surrounding toll hikes in 2011.

04/21/2014

Pulaski Skyway (credit: CBS 2)

Northbound Pulaski Skyway To Close For 2 Years This Weekend For ‘Major Reconstructive Surgery’

The aging span is scheduled for a major makeover to replace the bridge deck and give the roadway another 75 years of life.

04/07/2014

Planes at Kennedy Airport. (credit: Getty Images)

Plane Noise Prompts East Hills Residents To Flood Port Authority With Complaints

Loud planes have caused a small Long Island town to file thousands of complaints with the Port Authority.

04/05/2014

JFK AirTrain

AirTrain Service At JFK To Shut Down Until Saturday Afternoon

AirTrain service at John F. Kennedy International Airport will be shut down until Saturday afternoon.

04/04/2014

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Residents Believe Bayonne Bridge Project Is Damaging Their Homes

Work to raise the span is vibrating windows and walls, splitting plaster, shifting door frames and filling the air with dust, some residents claim.

04/04/2014

Sassony Bryant, charged with attempted robbery and assault. (NYPD)

Police: Man Mugged Outside Port Authority Bus Terminal While Hailing Taxi

At around 5:45 a.m. Monday, the suspect approached a 52-year-old man from behind who was attempting to hail a cab outside 625 8th Ave. He then punched the man who fell to the ground, according to police.

04/01/2014

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

NYU Report Finds Flawed Business Model At Port Authority Of New York And New Jersey

The report also found mismanagement, political abuse and rivalries between the states at the Port Authority.

04/01/2014

1 World Trade Center (center) and the World Trade Center Transportation Hub (left) under construction in lower Manhattan on March 11, 2014 . (credit: Getty Images)

Many Calling For Tighter Security Following Recent Incidents At WTC Site

Head of security David Velazquez stepped down on Friday, just days after three skydiving enthusiasts, who parachuted off the skyscraper in September, were arrested.

03/29/2014

1 World Trade Center (credit; Getty Images)

Head Of Security For 1 World Trade Center Resigns

David Velazquez had been security director for The Durst Organization, which took over security of the tower in January.

03/28/2014

Brush fire along Route 280E seen still smoking, March 26, 2014. The ground is charred, but there are no flames. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Dry Brush, Gusty Winds Help Spread Brush Fires Near NJ TRANSIT Tracks In Harrison

The blaze broke out in Newark and Kearny Wednesday afternoon. No injuries were reported, but strong winds were hindering efforts to contain the fire, officials said.

03/26/2014

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