Airlines cancel more than 2,000 flights

NEW YORK (AP) — Airlines canceled more than 2,000 flights Monday as the latest winter storm hit the U.S. East Coast. The hardest hit cities were Washington D.C., Philadelphia, New York and Baltimore. On Sunday, airlines scrapped nearly 2,000 ...

NJ Transit cross-honors tickets

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit trains are operating on a regular weekday schedule amid another winter storm. Rail and bus passengers are advised they could face delays or cancellations because of the snow. Buses and trains are ...

New service for Raritan Valley rail riders

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Some Raritan Valley Line rail riders won't have to change trains in Newark anymore. New Jersey Transit on Monday will launch a new service that offers one-seat rides on the line into New York City during off-peak hours. ...

Amtrak using snow schedule in Northeast Corridor

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A winter storm headed toward the East Coast has Amtrak trimming schedules for its Acela Express and Northeast Regional trains. Amtrak says passengers should also expect fewer runs than normal on its Keystone Service, from ...

Potholes Plague Palisades Parkway

Motorists say the New Jersey side of the Palisades parkway is worse than the New York portion.

Freight derailment causing NJ Transit delays

RAHWAY, N.J. (AP) — A derailed freight train is causing delays on commuter trains in New Jersey. New Jersey Transit says a Conrail train derailed near Rahway early Wednesday. That's causing delays of 30 to 45 minutes in both directions on ...

New World Trade Center PATH train platform opens

NEW YORK (AP) — The Port Authority has opened a new PATH train platform at the World Trade Center. The new modernized platform will become part of the $4 billion trade center transportation hub. The transportation hub will open in phases through ...

Barge arrives in NJ with coveted road salt

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A barge carrying much-needed road salt has arrived in New Jersey as another winter storm approaches. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey confirms the barge carrying 9,500 tons of road salt has arrived from Maine to ...

NJ Transit board appoints Hakim as new director

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's public transportation agency has a new leader. NJ Transit's board of directors appointed Veronique "Ronnie" Hakim as the agency's executive director during a special meeting Monday in Newark. The 54-year-old Hakim ...

Conflict of Interest Concerns Surface with Port Authority

Some have questioned Port Authority Board Chairman David Samson's involvement in a deal with NJ Transit that benefited his law firm.