NJ Transit breaks out buses to ease congestion

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dozens of buses added by New Jersey Transit to shuttle Super Bowl fans from MetLife Stadium have helped relieve the postgame fan congestion at the rail station. NJ Transit began loading 50 buses to shuttle fans to the ...

NYC’s Penn Station awash in football fans

NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl ticket holders are turning New York City's Penn Station into a sea of color as they make their way to New Jersey for the game. Fans wearing orange for the Denver Broncos and green and blue for the Seattle Seahawks have ...

Trains rolling to Super Bowl

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The gates are open and Super Bowl fans are heading into MetLife Stadium. Trains continue to shuttle hundreds from Secaucus. NJ Transit spokeswoman Nancy Snyder says fans have been orderly as they pass through security ...

For towns near Super Bowl, party starts early

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The Super Bowl is offering some New Jersey towns a good excuse to throw a party, and mild weather on Saturday certainly didn't hurt. In Secaucus, town officials created a Winter Blast in a downtown park, filling it with food ...

A few boos for Christie at NYC Super Bowl event

NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been greeted with a scattering of boos and some cheers during a Super Bowl ceremony in New York City. Christie didn't appear affected by the crowd's reaction during Saturday's ceremony in Times ...

NJ trooper, guard member hurt in stadium crash

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — State police say a trooper and a New Jersey National Guard member helping with security for the Super Bowl were injured when their patrol vehicle crashed at MetLife Stadium. It wasn't clear what caused the crash, which ...

TSA adds bomb-sniffing dogs in NJ for Super Bowl

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Newark Liberty International Airport is adding about two dozen bomb-sniffing dogs to beef up security during the Super Bowl. Transportation Security Administration agents demonstrated Saturday how the dogs can sniff out ...

NYC pols bask in Super Bowl glow

NEW YORK (AP) — Some of New York City's leading politicians celebrated Super Bowl silliness by riding down a giant slide set up in Times Square with the NFL commissioner and the owners of the Jets and Giants. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and ...

Black Keys ‘howl’ at Super Bowl weekend show in NY

NEW YORK (AP) — Forget Petyon Manning barking "Omaha!" The Black Keys were busy howling for a Super Bowl weekend show. The Ohio-based band tore through a 90-minute set of their greatest hits Friday night at New York's packed Roseland Ballroom as ...

Newark-Made Super Bowl Trophy on Display

The original 1967 Vince Lombardi Trophy is on loan to the Newark Museum as part of a special exhibit -- City of Silver and Gold from Tiffany to Cartier.