| Jan 1, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Some New Jersey motorists got the shock of their lives this morning at toll booths.
The second phase of a 2008-approved toll increase kicked in Sunday at 6 a.m.
On the New Jersey Turnpike, tolls went from $2.20 to $3.30, a 53 percent hike; and on the...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Da'Vine Joy Randolph says she's been guided by good and powerful spirits.
There were the spirits of the African-American classical singer who inspired her when she was in high school, of an acting mentor who guided her from music to theater when she...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell has vetoed at least seven bills passed by the 2012 General Assembly and amended dozens more.
One of the amendments would allow cities, counties and towns to phase in 5 percent pay raises that teachers and local employees will have to...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 10:04 AM
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is secretly planning to deploy military-grade technology to keep the new World Trade Center safe from terrorism once it is completed, the New York Post learned.
The high-tech system of thousands of...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 5:39 PM
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's nominee for city finance director spent a tumultuous three years as top financial official in Richmond, Va., during which he oversaw the forced ejection of the school board from City Hall and was sued by the...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 8:31 PM
A former District of Columbia and Richmond, Va., finance official will be named Baltimore's new director of finance on Monday, city officials said.
Harry E. Black, a Baltimore native who wrote a guide to economic development for cities, will replace...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:40 PM
A Manhattan-bound PATH train became a little bit more crowded Monday morning after a passenger delivered a baby boy.
According to officials, 31-year-old Rabita Sarker, went into labor shortly after boarding the 9:49 a.m. PATH train in Journal Square to...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 7:57 PM
SAN DIEGO - A water main break near Lindbergh Field on North Harbor Drive is causing serious traffic issues Saturday.
According to Port Authority, a water main broke around 4 p.m. near the airport and caused massive amounts of water to flow out onto...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 6:53 AM
The Port Authority is a "challenged and dysfunctional organization" that needs a "top-to-bottom overhaul," according to a new audit.
The audit said the Port Authority is "suffering from a lack of consistent leadership," among other problems.
| Feb 1, 2012
| 10:18 AM
A security breach at Newark Liberty International Airport prompted authorities to shut down a section of Terminal A.
According to officials, the breach happened Wednesday at around 11 a.m. after a man passed through a security checkpoint before...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 10:03 AM
GIGLIO, Italy (AP) — A thin film of oil spread from the Costa Concordia cruise ship as waves battered the wreckage off Italy’s coast Wednesday, adding to fears of an environmental disaster in the area’s sensitive, pristine waters....