| May 12, 2010
Political patience was whittling away for BP executives who can't stop a broken underwater well from pouring oil into the Gulf where crews tried the latest solution - submerging a second containment box designed to funnel the gusher to a waiting tanker....
| May 12, 2010
In the weeks after an oil rig exploded and killed 11 men in the Gulf of Mexico, worried environmental groups scoured the water for oil plumes, set up animal triage centers and stretched boom across shorelines.
Activists hope their involvement doesn't end...
| Jan 6, 2010
| 7:05 AM
Security cameras were not working for several days when an unknown man breached a checkpoint at the Newark Liberty Airport, officials said.
New Jersey Senators Frank Lautenberg and Robert Menendez will hold a press conference Wednesday to call for the...
| Jan 6, 2010
| 5:35 PM
New Jersey's two senators are outraged over the security breach that occurred at Newark Liberty International Airport over the weekend.
Sen. Frank Lautenberg's office is expected to release surveillance video of the incident as Terminal C went into...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 12:02 PM
Surveillance video released Thursday shows a guard leaving his post and allowing a man to sneak into the terminal without going through security, causing Sunday's security breach at Newark Liberty International Airport.
The video shows a man hugging a...
| Jan 9, 2010
| 8:44 AM
NEWARK, N.J. -- A man believed to have breached security to bid his girlfriend goodbye, triggering the shutdown of a busy Newark Airport terminal that led to snarled flights worldwide, was arrested in New Jersey and faces a trespassing charge and a fine...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 1:18 PM
An attorney for the Rutgers University graduate student charged with causing a major security breach in January at Newark Liberty Airport entered a not guilty plea Tuesday on behalf of his client.
Haisong Jiang's lawyer, Eric Bruce, entered the plea in...
| Feb 16, 2010
| 1:45 AM
Long-serving U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg fell at his home and was taken by ambulance to a hospital as a precaution, an aide said.
The 86-year-old Democrat, the first New Jersey senator to be elected to five terms, was conscious when he was taken from...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 9:50 AM
Sen. Frank Lautenberg, at 86 the nation's second oldest U.S. senator, has curable lymphoma of the stomach, his office said Friday.
Doctors for the Democrat found B-cell lymphoma that will require treatment over the next few months, spokesman Caley Gray...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 3:29 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Should jetliners be landing with only a single air traffic controller on duty — even if he's awake?
Federal officials are grappling with that question following the safe landing of two jetliners this week with no help...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 5:52 PM
WASHINGTON D.C. (WPIX) -- The bus company involved in three recent crashes that took the lives of 17 people is now banned from operating, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced Wednesday.
According to Democrat Frank Lautenberg who was...
| Oct 22, 2010
| 7:56 AM
The canceled $9 billion tunnel connecting New Jersey to New York could get a reprieve as early as Friday, depending on what the federal government brings to the table and depending on how New Jersey governor Chris Christie interprets some budget numbers....