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Chilling Video Shows Good Samaritans Saving Elderly Woman From Oncoming Train

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 03.10.2017 | Weird News

Blink while watching this terrifying video and you might think this woman had been killed. And the train probably would’ve struck her if two “ange...

Photos Show Destruction After NJ Transit Train Crashes In Hoboken

The Huffington Post | Chris McGonigal | Posted 09.29.2016 | Crime

Images of destruction emerged from Hoboken Terminal after a New Jersey Transit train crashed during rush hour on Thursday morning. See the latest pho...

Chris Christie Feuds With Angry Commuters On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) took to Twitter recently to spar with commuters who were angry that their train was delayed. The exchange, which...

Let NJ Transit's Trains Use PATH Tunnels to NYC

Mark W. Schleisner | Posted 07.14.2014 | New York
Mark W. Schleisner

Ever since NJ Governor Christie cancelled funding for the Trans-Hudson ARC railroad tunnel to NY Penn Station, mass transit pundits seem to be at a lo...

PATH Should Be Run By New Jersey Transit

Carol Kellermann | Posted 07.05.2014 | New York
Carol Kellermann

While PATH was never expected to be self-sufficient, its operating deficits have grown and are now a far greater burden on Port Authority finances than was anticipated when the Authority acquired PATH as part of a bi-state deal in 1961.

Man Killed, 3 Injured In Grisly Train Accident

Posted 03.26.2014 | New York

One man was killed and several commuters were injured in a train accident in New Jersey on Tuesday night, CBS New York reported. According NBC New ...

Climate Change, Chris Christie and the Truth

Eli Lehrer | Posted 08.21.2013 | Green
Eli Lehrer

To hear some on the political left describe it, the New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has decided to ignore what he knows is true -- that the climate is changing and humans impact it -- in order to become a more attractive national Republican candidate.

Katherine Bindley

The Long Way Home: New Jersey Commuters Face Nightmare Delays | Katherine Bindley | Posted 11.06.2012 | Green

It should have come as a welcome announcement. At 7:35 a.m. Tuesday, the line to get on a Manhattan-bound train from Newark Penn Station was so lo...

Getting Political With The Horsey Set

John Celock | Posted 12.23.2012 | Politics
John Celock

Saturday's annual Far Hills Race Meeting in New Jersey was a chance for food, fun, horses and politics. Mixed in between picnics and parties of the m...

NJ Transit Widening Seats On New Trains

Posted 01.17.2012 | New York

New Jersey Transit passengers with increasing waistlines can find respite in a new plan to install 100 double decker trains equipped with 2.5 inches i...

The Jersey Train Tunnel Is a Smart Investment

Steven Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Steven Cohen

The possibility that the second New Jersey to New York rail tunnel could be canceled is a distressing sign of our current financial weakness and our unwillingness to invest in the future.

New Jersey's Gift to Metro Riders in LA

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

Now that New Jersey has decided to nix the construction of a train tunnel, LA Metro should be redoubling its efforts to secure the $3 billion in federal transportation money that this leaves on the table.

Metro North To Get Double-Decker Trains? | MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Some commuters who take the railroad to Manhattan may soon enjoy an amenity more common to Paris than Ossining: the double-decker ride....