By DAVID PORTERAssociated Press
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) - The rail terminal here is a relic from a different era, old enough to have seen the Jazz Age and the Great Depression, survive two World Wars and withstand the encroachment of the automobile.
It almost met its match in Hurricane Sandy.
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"Morsi's decision means dictatorship. He creates the law, passes the law, and oversees the law. He is the state and the state is him." - Manal Tibe, an activist who was a member of the assembly writing the new Egyptian constitution until she withdrew earlier this
By DAVID PITTAssociated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Black Friday shoppers in many cities briefly detoured into lottery retailers, drawn off task by the prospects of winning a $325 million Powerball jackpot - the fourth-largest in the game's history.
Chicago resident Clyde Gadlin, 65,
NEW YORK (AP) - The giant spire that will top 1 World Trade Center is making its way to Manhattan.
The spire is divided into 18 sections that weigh between 5 tons and more than 67 tons. Eight of the sections are being transported via barge 1,500 nautical miles south from Canada on the Atlantic
NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say a New York man is in custody after he made a remark to another passenger at LaGuardia Airport that was perceived as a threat.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey identified the man as 30-year-old Samuel Aristil, of Spring Valley. He was charged Monday with
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Video released by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey shows how flooding from Sandy damaged a key commuter rail line.
The video opens with water rising at the Exchange Place station in Jersey City.
It then shows water over the turnstiles in Hoboken and a torrent
WEEHAWKEN, N.J. (AP) - Traffic is back to normal at the Lincoln Tunnel after two separate crashes.
An eight-vehicle crash had closed an outbound tube of the tunnel at about 12:30 p.m. Monday.
That was about two hours after the Port Authority reopened the tunnel after a morning crash involving two
By MICHAEL GORMLEYAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has fired his $153,000-a-year emergency management director for diverting a crew to remove a tree from his Long Island home's driveway after Superstorm Sandy hit, a state official said Wednesday.
By SCOTT MAYEROWITZAP Airlines Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Fears of a jet fuel shortage at New York's airports have led some airlines to take the unusual - and costly - step of putting extra fuel on planes.
The worries have emerged following Superstorm Sandy, which has disrupted the flow of fuel
NEW YORK (AP) - All three major New York airports are open again after Superstorm Sandy shut them down.
LaGuardia reopened Thursday on a limited schedule. Its bigger international counterparts, Kennedy and Newark Liberty, had already reopened on a limited basis.
The Port Authority of New York and