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As New Jersey Preps For Storms, Residents Concerned With Getting AroundNJ TRANSIT, which saw some train under water during Sandy, is keeping a close eye in an effort to minimize service disruptions.
Extra Mass Transit Options In Place During Papal Visit; Street Closures May Divert BusesWith thousands expected to attend the pope's Central Park procession and Mass at Madison Square Garden, the MTA and Port Authority have ramped up service.
Trial Put Off Until March For Christie Associates Accused In Bridgegate ScandalThe trial was postponed this week for two former associates of Gov. Chris Christie who have been indicted in the Bridgegate scandal.
United Airlines CEO Steps Down Amid Probe Tied To Port AuthorityUnited Airlines chief executive officer Jeff Smisek has stepped down as chief executive officer, chairman and president effective immediately, the airline said Tuesday.
TSA Agent Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Woman In LaGuardia Airport BathroomPort Authority spokesman Joe Pantangelo said Maxie Oquendo, of Manhattan, is charged with forcible touching, official misconduct and unlawful imprisonment.
Police: 2 Women Arrested After Fight On JetBlue Flight At JFK AirportTwo women have been arrested after they attacked each other as their flight arrived at JFK Airport from Jamaica, police said.
Port Authority Letters Seeking To Collect Old Tolls Mistaken For ScamSome drivers have become confused about a Port Authority effort to collect money from toll violators – thinking it’s a hoax and a scam.
Amtrak Exec: Train Delays In Hudson River Tunnel May Become More CommonTrain delays like the ones caused recently by electrical problems in a century-old Hudson River tunnel could become much more common if a new tunnel isn't built, an Amtrak executive told New Jersey lawmakers Monday.
Port Authority: Former Agency Official Tried To Breach Security At JFK AirportThe Port Authority said the incident at JFK involved an oversized bag that crews were worried had not been properly screened.
NJ Lawmaker Proposes Ban On Game Trophies Coming Through NY, NJ Airports In Wake Of Cecil The Lion’s DeathA New Jersey lawmaker is proposing legislation that would ban game trophies of threatened or endangered species from coming through airports controlled by the Port Authority.
Departures Resume At LaGuardia Terminal C After Power OutageDelta Air Lines flights are resuming at LaGuardia Airport's Terminal C after an hourslong power outage resulted in dozens of cancellations.
De Blasio: Parade For Women's World Cup Winners Will Be 'Magical'The team will be honored with a parade in lower Manhattan up the stretch of Broadway from the Battery to City Hall known as the "Canyon of Heroes'' on Friday.