Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood

An AirFrance Airbus A380 approaches JFK International Airport - Queens, NY (file / credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Ready For Airport Nightmare? Watch What Happens If ‘Sequester’ Cuts Go Through

President Barack Obama has issued a travel warning to the flying public: If the government goes over the latest fiscal cliff, expect major delays at airports, especially those in the busy Tri-State Area.

02/22/2013

The NJ Transit logo is seen on a train at Penn Station - New York, NY - Sep 7, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

NJ TRANSIT Gets $76 Million In Federal Funds For Bus Upgrades

About $46 million will go to replace aging NJ TRANSIT buses with newer, more fuel-efficient models that could allow the agency to hold the line on fares.

07/23/2012

Newark Airport

2009 Buffalo Crash Inspires Federal Government To Rethink Airline Pilot Fatigue

The federal government announced new regulations Wednesday to keep tired pilots out of the cockpit. The new rules were prompted by a deadly accident involving a plane that took off from Newark Liberty International Airport in 2009.

12/21/2011

Amtrak's Acela Express (credit: Michael Smith/Newsmakers)

New York Gets $354.4 Million For High-Speed Rail Projects

The Big Apple has been granted a chunk of $2 billion that was rejected by the Sunshine State for three projects that will advance New York’s high-speed rail plans.

05/09/2011