TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Democratic New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has vetoed an extension of two tax incentive programs that are the subject of a state investigation.
WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A head-on crash involving an SUV and a New Jersey Transit access link bus has left the SUV driver dead and four people injured.
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A shooting outside a northern New Jersey apartment building has left one man dead and two others wounded.
The shooting on Presidential Boulevard in Paterson occurred...
LAFAYETTE, N.J. (AP) — A man accused of keeping a large weapons cache at his northwestern New Jersey home will remain jailed.
A federal judge made the decision Thursday, agreeing with...
NEW YORK (AP) — Traffic has reopened on the George Washington Bridge after authorities investigated a suspicious package scare.
Officials say the suspicious device was found on the upper...
Man accused of burning, beating child faces murder charges
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man accused of burning and suffocating his girlfriend's daughter is facing murder charges.
NJ.com reports that Maison Andres Torres was arrested Wednesday...
Women steal baby stroller from store, leave child behind
MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (AP) — Two women who allegedly stole a baby stroller and left a child behind have been arrested in New Jersey.
A group of three women and children entered a baby store in...
Atlantic City casino profits down 6.8% in 2nd quarter
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — More competition continues to mean smaller profits for Atlantic City's casinos.
The nine casinos saw their gross operating profit decline by nearly 7% in the...
Report: New Jersey spends most on roads, doesn’t get results
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey spends more per mile on its highway system than any other state in the country but isn't getting its money's worth, according to a report released Thursday by a...
Boat operator charged in death of friend who fell overboard
LAKE HOPATCONG, N.J. (AP) — A man who allegedly was operating a boat while under the influence of alcohol or drugs has been charged in the death of his friend who went overboard and drowned in...
Off-road vehicles destroy 400 trees planted by teens
PEMBERTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Officials believe off-road vehicle riders in New Jersey's Pinelands ripped up 400 trees days after they were planted by teenagers.
New Jersey governor: No state of emergency over Newark water
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's governor said Wednesday he isn't declaring a state of emergency over lead levels in Newark's water.
NJ.com reports Democrat Phil Murphy also said additional...
Prosecutors: 4 men stole checks from mail collection boxes
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Four men are accused of roles in a scheme to break into mail collection boxes throughout northern New Jersey and steal checks and other pieces of mail.
Rutgers RB Jon Hilliman trying to earn roster spot on Giants
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — When Jon Hilliman was growing up in New Jersey, he dreamed of becoming a running back for the New York Giants.
Hilliman even cut a day of high school to attend...
Newark’s Penn Station to get more than $18M renovation
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Newark's Penn Station is getting more than $18 million in renovations.
The money is coming from the federal government and will be used to repair Platform D, which serves...
TSA says traveler forgot snake at Newark security checkpoint
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A young girl discovered something slithery at a New Jersey airport security checkpoint: a 15-inch-long snake.
Transportation Security Administration officials at Newark...
New Jersey woman gets 2 years in compound drug fraud scheme
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for her role in a widespread fraud scheme involving public employees and compound prescription drugs.
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Authorities: Man had weapons, ammo, white-supremacist items
LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a large weapons cache was found at a New Jersey man's home after he was involved in an auto accident last month.
Court renews battle over buffer zone around abortion clinic
A federal appeals court has renewed a free-speech battle over a town ordinance that created a buffer zone around a health clinic that performs abortions.
Rabbi drowns after he jumps in lake to save his 2 children
WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — Emergency crews have recovered the body of a New York rabbi who drowned after jumping into a lake to rescue two of his children.
Authorities: Woman gambling at casino left kids alone in car
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey woman left three young children alone in a car for two hours while she gambled at a Pennsylvania casino.
Cancer Genetics: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) _ Cancer Genetics Inc. (CGIX) on Monday reported a loss of $3.8 million in its second quarter.
The Rutherford, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of 7 cents...
Newark awaits ruling on bottled water distribution plan
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Testing to determine whether high lead levels in a few homes in New Jersey's largest city indicate a more widespread problem could take another month, the mayor said as Newark...
NJ Transit directed to publish data on train cancellations
MONTCLAIR, N.J. (AP) — Rail commuters will soon get a clearer picture of how New Jersey Transit is performing.
Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order Monday that requires NJ...
Little Leaguers from New Jersey proud to be ‘Troopers’
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Ray Amato takes in the scene from the very top of Lamade Stadium as the signature chant of the New Jersey Little League team echoes through the stands: "Let's go...
Man charged in brother’s death is extradited to New Jersey
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Philadelphia man charged with murder in the beating death of his younger brother in an Atlantic City casino hotel room has been extradited back to New...
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Prosecutors: Man indicted in stabbing death of father
MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing his father during a confrontation at their southern New Jersey home earlier this year has been indicted on murder charges.
Teenage girl killed, 2 drivers injured in interstate crash
ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — A crash on an interstate highway in northern New Jersey has left a teenage girl dead and two other people injured.
Siblings stabbed at home; Man charged with attempted murder
WINSLOW, N.J. (AP) — A man who allegedly stabbed a woman and her brother at a southern New Jersey home has been charged with attempted murder.
Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump dismissed concerns of recession on Sunday and offered an optimistic outlook for the economy after last week's steep drop in the financial...
Man gets more than half-century in prison in corner slaying
SALEM, N.J. (AP) — A man convicted of a New Jersey street corner slaying witnessed by police officers almost three years ago has been ordered to spend more than a half-century behind bars.
Public’s help sought in probe into child’s death in minivan
LINDENWOLD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities are asking for help from the public in their investigation of the death of a 22-month-old girl found dead in a minivan at a New Jersey commuter rail station...
Prosecutor: Police officer fires round, no injuries
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey police officer fired a round after a suspect produced a weapon when ordered to stop, but no one was injured.
Horologist upsets 1-5 favorite Jaywalk in Monmouth Oaks
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Horologist upset Jaywalk, last year's juvenile filly champion, in the $162,500 Monmouth Oaks on Saturday.
As expected, 1-5 favorite Jaywalk set the pace until...
Carbon dioxide tank explodes at wedding, injuring 3
GARFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a carbon dioxide tank being used by a disc jockey at a New Jersey wedding exploded, injuring three people on the dance floor.
Drivers see lower gas prices in NJ, around nation
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drivers in New Jersey and around the nation are still seeing lower gas prices as the summer driving season wanes.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of...
Trump meets with national security team on Afghanistan
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other members of the national security team briefed President Donald Trump on Friday on the state of peace negotiations in...
Child found dead in locked car parked at train station lot
LINDENWOLD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a child has been found dead in a parked car at a commuter rail station lot in New Jersey.
Officials with a Pennsylvania-New Jersey rapid-transit...
Study says disputed Hoboken site is best for ferry depot
A state study released this week concluded a spot on the Hudson River waterfront that is the subject of a heated court battle is the best alternative for a ferry refueling and maintenance...
Eastern Equine Encephalitis found in New Jersey man
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's Health Department has confirmed its first case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in a human this summer.
The department says an elderly Somerset County man was...
Judge sorry for telling woman to sell nude photos to Playboy
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge is sorry for suggesting a woman sell nude photos of herself to "Playboy" founder Hugh Hefner.
Middlesex County Assignment Judge Alberto Rivas made the...
Chris Christie forms institute to talk politics
SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who once told a heckler to "sit down and shut up," is forming a think tank to discuss ways to bring civility back to...
Daughters of Philly mayor, NJ councilwoman charged in fight
NORTH WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — The daughters of Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney and a New Jersey councilwoman are accused of brawling in a street fight at the Jersey shore.
Newark fights push for more bottled water amid lead troubles
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's largest city faced off in court Thursday against an environmental group seeking to force officials to expand the distribution of bottled water to more residents...
NJ attorney general issues gun protective order directive
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's attorney general has issued a directive to the state's police officers on how to implement a recent law aimed at reducing gun violence.
Campaign: Nevada demographics, family tie a boon for Booker
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cory Booker's family ties to Las Vegas and the similar demographics between his home state of New Jersey and Nevada will help him compete in the western state's presidential...
Response plans required after fatal outbreak under NJ law
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday signed into law a measure requiring certain long-term care facilities to submit outbreak response plans to the state.