New Jersey’s jobless rate drops again to 3.1% from 3.2%
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's unemployment rate has dipped to a new record low of 3.1%.
That's according to the figures released Thursday by the state Labor and Workforce Development...
Appellate court: Watching porn in your car not allowed
LITTLE EGG HARBOR, N.J. (AP) — A state appellate court has upheld a New Jersey man's conviction on an obscenity charge for watching porn videos on his iPad while sitting in his car outside a...
Coastal storm kicking up winds, causing power outages
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A coastal storm that brought heavy rain to New Jersey is whipping up winds and causing some power outages.
A high wind warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Thursday for...
State shuts down rides after child dies at festival
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — State officials have shut down an amusement ride and all other similar rides in New Jersey after a 10-year-old girl was thrown to her death from one at a festival over the...
New Jersey takes on New York, looks to end 6-game skid
New York Rangers (2-1-0, sixth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. New Jersey Devils (0-4-2, eighth in the Metropolitan Division)
Musicians Hall of Fame to honor group with New Jersey roots
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Seven years after hitting the road to perform and share their stories of recording with some of the biggest names in pop music, a New Jersey-based group of former A-list...
Veteran officer accused of sex assaults of youth athletes
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A veteran police officer and youth football coach in New Jersey has been charged with sexually assaulting two players.
Democrats outraise Republicans ahead of Assembly race
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democratic candidates for Assembly seats in this year's contest have raised more than three times as much as Republicans, according to new data out...
Woman critically hurt in car crash receives $4.5M settlement
MANTUA, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman who was permanently injured in a crash last year with a volunteer firefighter answering a fire call has settled a lawsuit for $4.6 million.
Dozens of black bears killed so far in New Jersey hunt
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Hunters have killed 152 bears so far during New Jersey's latest black bear hunt.
The state's Division of Fish & Wildlife says 58 bruins were culled on Tuesday, a day...
Former governor stands by tweet comparing Trump to Hitler
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Former New Jersey Gov. Christie Whitman says she stands by a tweet she deleted in which she compared President Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler.
2 sentenced for bribing postal workers to steal credit cards
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two New Jersey men who bribed postal workers to steal credit cards from the mail are now headed to prison.
Olagoke Araromi received a 61-month sentence on Tuesday, while...
Records: Taxpayers paid $18k for Murphy staffers’ India trip
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey taxpayers were billed about $18,000 for government officials' recent trip to India despite Gov. Phil Murphy's office's earlier statements that a privately funded...
Woman pleads in slayings of mother, grandmother
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A woman has pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter and murder in the beating deaths of her mother and grandmother in their New Jersey beach home last...
Murphy says 4 rail stations will undergo repair, rehab work
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Phil Murphy says New Jersey Transit and Amtrak are about to begin repair and rehab work at a handful of rail stations across the state.
New Jersey breaks its monthly sports betting record
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Gamblers wagered a record-breaking $445 million on sports in New Jersey in September, the largest monthly total in the state since legal sports betting began in June...
South Carolina inmate accused of killing cellmate
RIDGEVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say an inmate accused of slaying a New Jersey gas clerk killed his cellmate during a fight.
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Community grieves for girl who fell from festival ride, died
DEERFIELD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey community left flowers and balloons and flew flags at half-staff in memory of a 10-year-old girl who died after plunging from a ride at a festival over...
3 teens shot in Paterson following crime prevention surge
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a street shooting in a northern New Jersey city has left three teenagers wounded.
Monday night's shooting in Paterson came a day after several law...
NJ’s voter registration deadline for Nov. 5 election is here
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The deadline to register to vote in this year's election has arrived.
Would-be voters must register by Tuesday if they want to cast their ballot in New Jersey's Nov. 5...
94 black bears killed on first day of New Jersey’s hunt
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Hunters killed 94 bears on the first day of New Jersey's six-day bear hunt.
There were 42 bruins killed during opening day in 2018.
Woman in videotaped beach arrest files federal lawsuit
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A Philadelphia woman whose violent arrest at a New Jersey beach was captured on video has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit.
Panthers rally from 3 goals down, beat Devils 6-4
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Another strong third period provided a satisfying conclusion to a three-game road trip for coach Joel Quenneville and the Florida Panthers.
Wind, waves cause some beach erosion at New Jersey shore
VENTNOR, N.J. (AP) — The high tides and strong winds that lashed the New Jersey shore over the weekend took a piece of it with them.
Conditions that pummeled the beaches from Thursday...
GOP leader’s firm pulls wording about sex assault defendants
WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The top elected Republican in New Jersey's Assembly race this year said Monday his law firm is removing language on its website that says it would work to "discredit" sexual...
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First Period_1, Florida, Huberdeau 1 (Dadonov, Barkov), 0:16. 2, New Jersey, Hall 1 (Vatanen, Zacha), 2:28. 3, New Jersey, Bratt 1 (Zacha, Gusev), 19:13. Penalties_None.
Construction platform fails, leaving worker dangling in air
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say two workers on a construction platform in New Jersey were rescued after it failed and left one worker briefly dangling by his safety rope in...
Direct service to resume on NJ Transit’s Raritan rail line
WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Trains on one New Jersey Transit route that had been curtailed last year as the agency scrambled to finish installing a federally mandated braking system will finally be...
Authorities: 2 women, 2 firefighters hurt in house fire
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a house fire in New Jersey's largest city has left four people injured, including two firefighters.
The blaze in the two-story home in Newark broke out...
New Jersey takes on Florida, looks to break 5-game slide
Florida Panthers (1-2-2, seventh in the Atlantic Division) vs. New Jersey Devils (0-3-2, eighth in the Metropolitan Division)
NJ man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in carjacking slaying
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of a man slain during a carjacking three years ago in Pennsylvania.
10-year-old dies after being ejected from festival ride
BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — A 10-year-old girl died after plunging from an amusement park ride at a harvest festival in southern New Jersey over the weekend, authorities said.
Gas prices decline in New Jersey, elsewhere
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices are dropping with the cooling weather in New Jersey and around the country, and analysts expect the decline to continue in the coming weeks.
Rask, Bruins blank Devils 3-0 in home opener
BOSTON (AP) — It didn't take very long for the Boston Bruins to wash away the sting of last season's disappointing finish on home ice.
Man convicted of attempted murder in 2014 shooting of 2
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors say a man has been convicted of first-degree attempted murder in the shooting of two men outside a New Jersey restaurant almost five years ago.
2-car collision kills 2, sends 3 more to hospital
MONTVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say the collision of two cars in New Jersey has killed two people and sent three others to the hospital.
Suspended officer, wife indicated in death of daughter
EWING, N.J. (AP) — A suspended New Jersey police officer and his wife have been indicted by a grand jury in the death of their 3-month-old daughter last year, authorities said.
Man sentenced to 25 years in slaying after fender-bender
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison in a slaying that prosecutors said followed a fender-bender accident in New Jersey last year.
New Jersey takes on Boston on 4-game losing streak
New Jersey Devils (0-2-2, eighth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Boston Bruins (3-1-0, third in the Atlantic Division)
NJ denies permits for proposed natural gas pipeline
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey denied permits for a $1.1 billion, roughly 120-mile (193-kilometer) long pipeline that would bring Marcellus Shale natural gas to New Jersey, Democratic Gov. Phil...
Wind, tides spur flooding along parts of New Jersey shore
SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. (AP) — High tides and strong winds caused flooding in some parts of the New Jersey shore Friday.
No major problems were reported. But Sea Bright's fire department conducted...
Suspended police officer, wife indicted in infant’s death
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A suspended New Jersey police officer and his wife have been indicted in the death of their three-month-old daughter.
Fire destroys 4 homes in Jersey City; No injuries reported
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a fast-moving fire destroyed four homes in a northern New Jersey community, leaving 36 people homeless but causing no injuries to residents.
Construction worker fatally electrocuted; 2 others hurt
WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say two workers were accidentally electrocuted at a townhouse construction site in central New Jersey, leaving one dead and the other critically...
Suspect in $1M South Carolina arson captured in New Jersey
HOLLY HILL, S.C. (AP) — A suspect accused of intentionally starting a blaze that destroyed three South Carolina buildings has been caught in New Jersey.
Draisaitl scores in shootout, unbeaten Oilers top Devils 4-3
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — With each victory, the confidence builds for Leon Draisaitl and the undefeated Edmonton Oilers.
Draisaitl scored the only goal in the shootout to give the Oilers a 4-3...