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Hilter comments by alt-right N.J. professor draw scrutiny

NEWARK -- A New Jersey university is reviewing a video interview in which one of its professors apparently espouses on the merits of a future where concentration camps will return to Europe, and Adolf Hitler will appear on the currency and be considered a "great European leader." The New Jersey Inst

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 19:54:42

Active terrier mix loves to swim

SAYREVILLE -- Robby is an American Staffordshire terrier mix about 11/2 years old in the care of Sammy's Hope. Volunteers note he loves to swim and fetch sticks and describe him as "a gem of a boy." He needs home with active owners who will be sure he gets plenty of exercise; Robby has been neutered

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 12:00:00

Person trapped after rollover wreck on Route 33 North

A person was trapped in a overturned vehicle just before 9:30 a.m. on Route 33 North in Bushkill Township, authorities say. The crash was at mile marker 13.4, a Northampton County emergency dispatch supervisor confirmed. It wasn't immediately clear if the person was injured. Tony Rhodin may be reach

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 13:49:58

Dauphin County to sue pharmaceutical companies for role in opioid crisis

Dauphin County is about to join the growing ranks of jurisdictions holding drug manufacturers accountable in court for their role in the opioid crisis. In the wake of a record 85 opioid-related deaths last year in Dauphin County, Commissioners Jeff Haste, Mike Pries and George P. Hartwick, III on Mo

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:39:33

Zuckerberg says Facebook won't issue new class of stock

NEW YORK (AP) - Mark Zuckerberg says the company is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let the him keep tight reins on the company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy. A shareholder class-action trial over the stock reclassification in Delaware was t

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-09-22 21:06:34

Suspended ESU football player convicted

EAST STROUDSBURG - A suspended East Stroudsburg University football player is awaiting sentencing after being convicted of harassing a fellow ESU student, burglarizing the student's residence and giving the student an injury later requiring emergency surgery. After a two-day jury trial this week, Ma

POCONO RECORD - 2017-09-22 21:46:48

Funeral director allegedly showed people corpse photos to 'gross them out'

A funeral director at an East Stroudsburg funeral home was arrested Friday for allegedly sharing photos she'd taken of corpses, and for allegedly selling marijuana. Angeliegha Stewart (Courtesy photo | For lehighvalleylive.com) Angeliegha Stewart, 27, of East Stroudsburg, works at Lanterman & Allen

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 21:37:01

Funeral home director took photos of the dead, showed them to people to 'gross them out' police allege

The funeral director of an East Stroudsburg funeral home allegedly took photos of the dead and then showed them to her friends and family to "gross them out," the Monroe County district attorney's office said Friday. Angeliegha M. Stewart, 27, of East Stroudsburg was arrested Friday at Lanterman & A

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-09-22 20:40:00

Former ESU linebacker convicted of breaking student's jaw, bragging about it on Snapchat

A Monroe County jury convicted a former East Stroudsburg University linebacker who went on a drunken frenzy in February where he broke into a dorm room, fractured a student's jaw with a punch and then bragged and laughed about the assault on Snapchat videos. Marquis N. Brownlee, 23, of Scranton, was

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-09-22 18:40:00

Officer injured after patrol car hits telephone pole

NEWTON -- A Newton police officer was hospitalized after his patrol car struck a telephone pole on High Street Friday morning, police said. According to Chief Michael Richards, Newton police received a call shortly after 11 a.m. from passersby that a police car had crashed in front of Barn Hill Ca

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-22 20:40:00

Fungus infestation closes Hackettstown school

Retired Parsippany Capt. James Carifi tells jury he was retaliated against by a job transfer and lost overtime opportunities when he reported department wrongdoing. A New Jersey elementary school building has been forced to close due to a fungus infestation. Students at Willow Grove Elementary Sch

DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-22 16:09:04

Fungus cleanup will keep Hackettstown school closed 1 month

It will take approximately four weeks to clean up fungus found at a Hackettstown elementary school, the district announced Thursday evening. In the meantime, grade levels from Willow Grove Elementary School will be split among other schools in Hackettstown and Great Meadows, according to the notice

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 13:29:49

Kittatinny shuts down Newton, 3-0

HAMPTON -- Kelly Insalaco netted a hat trick for Kittatinny as it defeated Newton, 3-0, at home on Friday afternoon. Insalaco added to a one-goal halftime lead with two goals to put the game away. Olivia Redden, Ally Benziger and Mackenzie Utter finished with one assist each in the victory. Nata

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-23 07:01:00

Russians tried to hack election systems of 21 states in 2016, officials say

In preparation for the midterms, some states are ditching electronic voting machines for paper ballots, and it's all thanks to Russia. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) reports. Buzz60 MADISON, Wis. - Russians attempted to hack elections systems in 21 states in the run-up to last year's pres

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 21:00:29

Letter: Health care coverage is at risk once again

Editor: Hurricanes have blown in during the month of September. The entire country followed the unbelievable destruction and misery that millions of our citizenry faced. Fortunately, Washington quickly responded. Even more amazing was the army of citizens that responded to the crying need for help.

READING EAGLE - 2017-09-23 07:01:00

Does Donald Trump even know what he hates about the Iran deal? | Paul Waldman

President Donald Trump knows that the deal negotiated between the United States, China, Russia, Britain, France, Germany and Iran to restrain Iran's nuclear program is just terrible. Paul Waldman (Washington Post photo) As he said at the United Nations on Tuesday, "The Iran deal was one of the worst

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 13:19:49

Federal government notifies 21 states of election hacking

The federal government is telling election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems were not breached. States that told The Associated Press they had been targeted include Alabama, Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, Virginia, Washington and

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2017-09-23 00:06:00

Church donation box thief arrested, cops say

TOMS RIVER -- Police in Toms River have arrested a 22-year-old man they say stole from a donation box at a church in town earlier this month. Vincent PassalacquaToms River police Vincent Passalacqua was arrested Wednesday and charged with burglary and theft for allegedly swiping money from Christ Ep

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 16:40:33

Man who said the world is ending Saturday changed his mind. It isn't actually ending

David Meade, who claimed the world will end Saturday, said doomsday isn't this weekend after all. "The world is not ending, but the world as we know it is ending," he told The Washington Post. "A major part of the world will not be the same the beginning of October." Meade, Christian and self-publi

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 16:10:35

First UN expert on gender identity resigns

GENEVA (AP) - A spokesman for the U.N.'s Human Rights Council has confirmed that its first independent expert on sexual orientation and gender identity has resigned for "personal reasons." Spokesman Rolando Gomez confirmed the authenticity of a letter published Sept. 12 by the Washington Blade, the

MILTON DAILY STANDARD - 2017-09-22 14:15:00