Travelers headed to Israel from Newark scuttled

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Many travelers heading to Israel from Newark were forced to change plans Tuesday after the FAA prohibited airlines from flying to the Tel Aviv airport for 24 hours. Both of United's flights from Newark Liberty International to ...

Repaving of Palisades Parkway to begin

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Crews are set to begin repaving along the Palisades Interstate Parkway. The last time such work was done on the road, which links New York state to the George Washington Bridge, was the mid-1990s. Milling and paving will ...

Repaving of Palisades Parkway to begin

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Repaving is set to begin on the Palisades Interstate Parkway, which links New York state to the George Washington Bridge. The last time that was done was the mid-1990s. Milling and paving will start Monday night in the ...

2nd NJ Transit bus driver disciplined for reading

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Another New Jersey Transit bus driver has been disciplined for reading while behind the wheel. A passenger on the Route #137 bus out of Toms River sent a cellphone photo to NJ Transit that appeared to show the driver ...

Federal Highway Funding Offers Short-Term Fix for NJ Roads

The House of Representatives approved $11 billion for the federal Highway Trust Fund through May, but officials say that will only help New Jersey temporarily.

No expansion planned for Atlantic City rail line

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit won't move forward with a consultant's recommendations for expanding the Atlantic City rail line and boosting its ridership. The agency had commissioned the $735,000 study in 2009. But spokesman ...

Trucking Executives Discuss Improving Port Newark

Trucking and shipping executives attended a town hall meeting to discuss a special task force report on improving Port Newark's performance.

Residents: NJ bridge construction causing problems

BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — Residents say a project to raise the Bayonne Bridge 60 feet has caused vibrating windows, noise, poor air quality and cracks in their homes. About 50 people outlined their problems with the Port Authority of New York and New ...

PATH trains rolling hours after derailment

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — PATH trains are rolling Monday, hours after 200 passengers were evacuated from a train that derailed in New Jersey. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey spokeswoman Erica Dumas says the PATH train struck a box truck that ...

Air India flight lands safely after engine fire

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Officials say an India-bound flight out of New Jersey was forced to return to the airport because of an engine fire. A spokeswoman for the agency that operates Newark Liberty International Airport says no one on board Air India ...