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Car Fire Breaks Out in Tunnel Connecting to George Washington Bridge: FDNY

A fire broke out in the Trans-Manhattan Expressway, filling the tunnel with smoke, witnesses said.

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Help This Uptown Playwright Put on a Show About Recovering From Child Abuse

Reza Salazar's "Incognito" was chosen for the Thespis Theater Festival. He needs $3,500 to produce it.

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Sneak a Peek Inside Manhattan's Last Lighthouse This Weekend

Manhattan's last remaining lighthouse will be open to the public on Sunday afternoon.

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George Washington Bridge Reopens After Fatal Tractor Trailer Crash

A truck driver was killed when two tractor trailers collided on the span, officials said.

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Wild Three-State Chase Ends in Washington Heights

A man is accused of abducting two women, stealing a car and setting a car dealership on fire.

Midtown »

'Extraordinarily High' Port Authority Police Overtime Triples Some Salaries

Eight Port Authority police officers made more than $300,000 last year thanks to overtime pay.

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George Washington Bridge to Close Lanes in Weekend Gridlock Nightmare

At least three lanes will be closed on the bridge from Friday night through Monday morning.

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Suicidal Teen Saved by Port Authority Facebook Messages, Officials Say

"I am thinking of jumping," the 18-year-old posted on Facebook with photos of the GWB, the PAPD said.

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GWB Repairs Expected to Snarl Overnight Traffic Through December

Three lanes of traffic will be closed on the bridge's upper level every week night starting Monday.

Washington Heights »

RV Fire Closes Westbound Lanes of George Washington Bridge

Parts of the George Washington Bridge were closed after an RV fire, authorities said.

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Body Recovered From Hudson Is Missing NJ College Student, Cops Say

Paige Aiello's body was found near the George Washington Bridge on Wednesday.

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Man Falls to His Death Off George Washington Bridge

A man fell to his death after hanging from a bridge railing Friday afternoon, officials said

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Traffic Snarled on George Washington Bridge After Crash

Two tractor-trailers and a car crashed near the New Jersey side of the bridge's upper level.

New York City »

Thanksgiving Rush Unleashes Travel Chaos in New York

Roadways like the Grand Central Parkway and Van Wyck Expressway could have up to 90-minute delays. 

Fresh Meadows »

Outpouring of Grief for Queens Teen Killed in N.J. Bus Accident

Family, friends and classmates are mourning St. Francis Prep student Daniel Fernandez.