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2006-07-27 16:51:42

By Anastasija Johnson NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey on Thursday decided to contribute as much as $2 billion for a new Hudson River tunnel for commuters who travel by train between New Jersey and midtown Manhattan.

2006-06-05 11:31:26

By Claudia Parsons NEW YORK (Reuters) - Novelist John Updike watched the first tower of the World Trade Center collapse, yet he speaks with affection of the idealistic Muslim teen-ager in his new novel "Terrorist" who plots to blow up a New York tunnel.

2005-07-12 11:45:53

In July 11 item from New York headlined "UPDATE 1-Cell phone service resumed in two New York tunnels" please read in paragraphs two and six ..."Metropolitan Transportation Authority."..

2005-07-12 11:43:31

(Corrects name of Metropolitan Transportation Authority in paragraphs two and six.) NEW YORK (Reuters) - Cell phone service resumed in two of four busy New York commuter tunnels on Monday after it was shut off amid heightened security concerns following last week's deadly blasts in London, officials said.

2005-07-11 19:30:36

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Cell phone service resumed in two of four busy New York commuter tunnels on Monday after it was shut off amid heightened security concerns following last week's deadly blasts in London, officials said.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.