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Two horses dramatically rescued from icy Pennsylvania lake

East Strousberg, Monroe County, Pa. -- While we've often heard of people or wildlife falling through ice, it was a pair of draft horses in the Pocono Mountains region of Pennsylvania that needed to be saved Saturday morning. Their ordeal became a real life or death struggle, reports CBS Scranton aff


Warren County authorities seek Donald Apgar - fugitive of the week

Donald A. Apgar, 52, is wanted on a narcotics charge under a warrant dated Oct. 12, 2018, according to the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office. Apgar, whose last known address was in the 600 block of Warren Glen Road in Bloomsbury, is described as 5 feet 8 inches tall and 165pounds with brown hair and


“Smiling” New Jersey woman jailed after pursuit on IN Toll Road

ELKHART, Ind. (ADAMS) – A New Jersey woman was arrested Saturday after leading Indiana State Troopers on a nearly 20 mile pursuit on the Indiana Toll Road. According to Trooper Matthew Henson, around 3:49 p.m. on February 16, 2019, he saw a red Honda HR-V traveling at a high rate of speed on the Ind

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Recreational pot may be legal in New Jersey before long: report

Pot smokers may soon be able to light up legally in New Jersey. Gov. Phil Murphy and New Jersey state assembly leaders have reached a deal that would legalize the use of marijuana for Garden State residents taking the drug for non-medical purposes, according to a Jersey state senator.


Missing person report filed in Niagara Falls for New Jersey man

A missing person report has been filed in Niagara Falls for a New Jersey man who has been missing since December after the man's car was recovered in Niagara Falls, according to the Niagara Intelligence and Crime Analysis Center.


2 stabbed in fight at New Jersey park; man in custody

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a fight at a park ended with two people injured and a man facing aggravated assault charges. Middletown police say 27-year-old township resident Brennan Bland also faces charges of making terroristic threats and two weapons counts stemming from the brawl at Mc


NJ man proposed at shooting range. She fired at ‘yes’

WAYNE — A New Jersey couple is "gunning" to get married, after their memorable engagement at an indoor shooting range. Reloaderz NJ just opened its doors along Route 23 back in December, and Jake Woodruff's proposal was a first for the business. Woodruff, 29, from Kinnelon, is longtime friends with


New Jersey School Closings/Delays List - 2/20/19, 2/21/19

School closings, delayed openings and early dismissals could happen on Wednesday and Thursday because of winter weather in New Jersey. We are closely monitoring the weather as the state deals with accidents and other other potential issues across New Jersey, such as ice.


North Carolinian boats are now fishing off New Jersey’s coast

As the oceans warm in response to climate change, fishing boats in the Mid-Atlantic that focus on only one or two species of fish are traveling more than 250 miles farther north than they did 20 years ago, while others catching a wide diversity of species have not changed fishing location, reported


2 men shot inside car in Willingboro, New Jersey; 1 dead

WILLINGBORO, N.J. (WPVI) -- One man has died after a shooting early Monday morning in Burlington County, New Jersey. Another man was seriously wounded and was transported to Cooper University Hospital in Camden.


New Jersey Ranked as One of the Worst States to Retire In

Ridgewood NJ, according to PHILADELPHIA (CBS) , The Jersey Shore may be a favorite spot to vacation, but New Jersey is according to a new study one of the worst states to retire in, while neighbors Pennsylvania and Delaware are among the best.


Pennsylvania woman charged in rape of minor relative

A Pennsylvania woman has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor relative with the help of her boyfriend. Brittany Nicole Sheetz of Buffalo Mills has been charged with rape, incest of a minor, corruption of minors, indecent assault of a person less than 16 and selling and furnishing


2 Major Hurdles Cleared As Marijuana Legalization Movement Marches On In New Jersey

UNION, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A Monmouth University poll finds more than 6 in 10 New Jersey residents support legalizing marijuana and half say a current proposal to make it happen is a good idea. This as legislators say they are closer to an agreement.


Fetus found next to tree in Brooklyn, authorities investigating

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Authorities are investigating after a fetus was found next to a tree in Brooklyn Monday morning. The gruesome discovery was made just before 7 a.m. at Linden Boulevard and Bradford Avenue in East New York.


Ex-boyfriend named 'person of interest' in case of missing Pennsylvania woman

KITTANNING, Pa. - Police in Kittanning, Pennsylvania, are seeking a person of interest in connection with the disappearance of Katie Stoner, 27, who went missing on Thursday. John Eugene Colbert, 30, of New Castle, is the ex-boyfriend of Stoner, according to police.


ShopRite on Rt. 46 Evacuated This Evening

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The fire department was on the scene at the Parsippany ShopRite on Rt. 46 as they evacuated all employees and shoppers this evening. NJ Natural Gas and JCP&L were also directed to the scene in a "Rush" situation. The Health Department was later deployed as there appears to have been


New Jersey’s John Travolta was born on this day

On February 18th, 1954, John Travolta was born in Englewood; he attended Dwight Morrow High School, but dropped out his junior year. His first professional success was in a touring company of Grease and a role in the Broadway production of Over Here!. His theater success prompted a move to Californi


Weather forecast prompts District 11 to move up start of boys basketball tournament

Anticipation is important in athletics. Knowing what’s coming makes the players and coaches better prepared for success. It also applies to arranging tournaments. The District 11 committee was proactive in responding to the threat of another dose of bad weather this week when the boys tournament is


Delaware Native Shot And Killed In Jamaica While Picking Up His Wife From Work, Police Say

NEGRIL, JAMAICA (CBS) – A Delaware man was murdered in Jamaica Saturday night and now police are searching for his killer. Police on the island nation say 43-year-old Timothy Harper was shot and killed Saturday night.


Woman accidentally killed in Palmer Township was ‘diligent worker’ in Easton School District, superintendent says

A Palmer Township woman who died when she was accidentally struck by a car in her own driveway had worked for nearly a decade assisting teachers in the Easton School District. District Superintendent John Reinhart recalled 66-year-old Debra Mitchell Sunday as someone who was quiet, but “kind and gen