Christie Touts Transportation Plan, Agrees To Raising Gas Tax In New JerseyFor the first time in decades, a governor of New Jersey has agreed to a deal to raise the gas tax.
JFK Terminal 5 Briefly Evacuated As Airport Security Remains High Following Istanbul AttackThe Port Authority of New York and New Jersey deployed heavily armed officers and armored vehicles to John F. Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark airports in the wake of the bombing at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport.
Battle Brewing Over Limited Public Parking Proposal At New Jersey BeachBeach access points are bustling in Deal and the parking nearby is open, for now.
White Plains Camp Gearing Up For Summer Of FunA summer of fun is just getting underway at camps everywhere as parents are trying to make sure their kids get the right amount of physical activity.
Long Island Officials: Major Crackdown On Drunken Boating ComingThe summer’s biggest celebration on the Fourth of July weekend is nearly upon us, and thousands of boats will soon cram the waterways for fun and fireworks. And boat operators could face serious penalties if they are caught drinking.
Police: Suspected Thief Crashes Vehicle Into Wall In Morningside HeightsA police chase through Morningside Heights with a stolen minivan ended with a crash into a subway wall Wednesday.
White Oak Tree, Believed To Be Oldest In The Country, Showing Signs Of Decay In NJA New Jersey community is trying to save a piece of the past as what is believed to be the oldest white oak tree in the country shows signs of decay.
Driver Strikes 2 Bicyclists, Killing 1, Before Slamming Into House In HicksvillePolice said a driver hit two bicyclists, killing one, and slammed into a home in Hicksville Wednesday afternoon.
Death Toll Up To 42 In Istanbul Airport AttackOfficials say 37 of the victims have been identified, including 10 foreign nationals and three people with dual citizenship.
NYC Comptroller Stringer Wants Free Sunscreen Dispensers In Public SpacesComptroller Scott Stringer is calling on the city to provide free sunscreen dispensers at public parks, beaches, playgrounds and pools.
Shawn Custis Sentenced To Life In Prison For Brutal Home Invasion Caught On Nanny CamShawn Custis was convicted June 1 of aggravated assault and other crimes for the 2013 attack in Millburn.
Top 5 Oldest Trees In The United StatesA roundup of the oldest recorded trees in the United States.