Good News for NY-NJ Motorists: Brooklyn-Bound SI Expressway to Open HOV Lane to Carpoolers

The Staten Island Expressway's bus-only lane will open to cars with two or more occupants, Brooklyn-bound, from 6 to 10 a.m., starting this Monday...

Mayor Singer: Lakewood EMS Workers Won’t Be Fired

Amid a tide of public anger over a video showing township EMS workers doing doughnuts in the snow with their emergency vehicles (as reported...

Video: Obama Appeals Directly To Iranian People

President Obama told Iran's people and leaders that the United States wants to engage with their country and end decades of strained relationship,...

Spring Makes Tri-State Debut With Light Snowfall

Spring officially arrived at 7:44 a.m. this morning, but you wouldn't know it in the tri-state area. As winter departs for good, it's making...

Obama Does Leno

The economy, his first few months as commander-in-chief and that promise that he made to his daughters about a dog - President Barack Obama...

How Overweight Are Firefighters and Paramedics?

Fire fighters are still our heroes, but a new study raises concerns about their health and mobility. Researchers found that more than 75 percent of...

House Passes Bill Taxing Wall Street Bonuses

The House of Representatives passed legislation today to try to recoup bonuses paid to Wall Street executives with taxpayer money. The measure passed, 328-93;...

Audio: NY Gov. Paterson Talks to WCBS About MTA Fare Hike, AIG

With the MTA in financial crisis, New York Governor David Paterson spoke to WCBS Newsradio 880 in New York in an interview this...

MKs to Make Do With ‘Just’ a Month Off for Pesach

The Knesset House Committee decided yesterday to cut the lawmakers' spring recess by a week. The MKs will take a month off for Pesach....

Is Israel Isolating Itself?

The NY Times reports in today's edition: Israel, whose founding idea was branded as racism by the United Nations General Assembly in 1975 and which...