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 ...

Crash snarls GWB traffic

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Traffic is moving again into New York City on the George Washington Bridge. Two tractor-trailers crashed on the upper level around 11 a.m. Sunday, shutting down the eastbound lanes. One person sustained minor injuries. Port ...

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 ...

AAA Mid-Atlantic: NJ gas prices still falling

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are still seeing lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the state on Friday was $3.24, down a penny from last week. That's also lower than ...

Floating crane arrives for NY’s Tappan Zee project

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — One of the world's largest floating cranes has arrived in New York, where it will be used to build the new Tappan Zee Bridge. The Journal News reports (http://lohud.us/1hWzMpU) that the 400-foot-long Left Coast Lifter ...

Jitney buses face tougher rules in NJ

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (AP) — Jitney bus owners in New Jersey face tougher regulations under a new law that followed the death of a baby. Authorities say a jitney driver was using his cellphone when he veered off a street in West New York and struck a ...

NJ Motorists Are Seeing More Potholes This Winter

The bitter cold temperatures and snowfall have formed more potholes this winter and crews are working hard to keep up.

Agency orders wage hikes at NY airports, not NJ

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Low-paid workers at Newark Liberty Airport are not in line for the same wage hikes that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has ordered for employees at two New York City airports. The different treatment reflects a ...

4 airlines in NYC told to raise workers’ wages

NEW YORK (AP) — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has ordered four airlines at LaGuardia and Kennedy airports to raise wages by $1 an hour for workers making $9 or less per hour. The agency's director, Patrick Foye, called for the ...