2 escape serious injury when boat overturns off NJ

SEA GIRT, N.J. (AP) — Two people involved in a beach replenishment survey ended up in the frigid Atlantic Ocean when their boat overturned in waters near the New Jersey National Guard Training Center. Sea Girt police tell the Asbury Park Press ...

NJ travel conditions improve as temperatures rise

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Weather-weary New Jerseyans are getting a respite from the frozen precipitation and bitter cold that has caused travel headaches in recent days. Forecasters say the freezing rain that left most roadways slick and slippery on ...

Flights resume at JFK after plane slid off runway

NEW YORK (AP) — Flights have resumed at New York City's Kennedy airport two hours after a plane from Toronto slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway. No injuries were reported after Delta Connection 4100 landed shortly after 8 a.m. Sunday. The ...

Authorities: 5 hurt in 3-car crash in northern NJ

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Five people were hospitalized after a three-car accident on a northern New Jersey roadway. Secaucus police say the crash occurred around 10:30 a.m. Saturday on Paterson Plank Road, but it was not immediately clear how the ...

AAA Mid-Atlantic: NJ gas prices rise slightly

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are seeing slightly higher 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 $3.34, up 3 cents from last week. That's also nearly ...

Sliding NJ Transit bus crashes through building

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey Transit bus with only the driver aboard crashed backward through the wall of a building in Paterson after sliding on an icy hill. Officials say that the driver received only minor injuries. NJ ...

Newark Liberty faces cancelations during snowstorm

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Newark Liberty Airport is facing heavy cancelations because of a snowstorm that's hitting the Northeast hard. More than one-fourth of Friday's outgoing flights have been canceled, according to FlightAware, a flight-tracking web ...

Mass transit in NJ delayed due to storm

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey mass transit is running during the snow storm, but it's moving slowly. New Jersey Transit spokesman John Durso says that buses and trains are all operational. The rail system is running on an enhanced weekend ...

Flights suspended at JFK Airport

NEW YORK (AP) — Flights have been suspended at Kennedy Airport due to zero visibility and high winds. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says 120 flights have been canceled as of 6:30 a.m. Friday. The airport remains open.

Officials, Residents Get Ready for Snow, Bitter Cold

Ahead of the first snowstorm of 2014, salt spreaders and transportation officials were making preparations.