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$50K Powerball ticket sold at grocery store

A $50,000 Powerball ticket for Wednesday's drawing was sold at a Burlington County grocery store. The ticket matching four numbers and the Powerball was bought at a ShopRite on Fairview Boulevard in Delran. Wednesday's winning numbers were 3, 33, 37, 51 and 57. The Powerball number was 21 with a mul

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 17:43:43

Man serving 15 years for one shooting is found guilty of another

JERSEY CITY -- A Somerset County man already serving a 15-year prison sentence for shooting at a Jersey City building was convicted last week of shooting a woman in Kearny in June of 2016, an official said. Rhudell Cruz-Snelling, 26, of Somerville, was convicted Thursday of aggravated assault in the

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 13:33:28

Parents of murdered college student break silence

The parents of the Ivy League student who authorities say was killed by a former classmate in an attack being probed as a possible hate crime said Thursday they're not focusing on why he was killed - and are choosing instead to remember the joy he brought to everyone's life. "We celebrated him, ever

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-18 19:41:05

A lot of people in N.J. came from Trump's "s---hole" countries

Those immigrants from Trump's "s---hole" countries? A lot of them live in New Jersey (John Munson | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) They battle the same endless traffic and transit delays, they pay the same outrageous property taxes and they number more than the entire city of Paterson. They are the 1

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 12:46:01

Three charged in Wayne front-porch package theft

Wayne police arrested three men for allegedly stealing packages from the front porches of several residences, authorities said. At 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sgt. Don Davidson and officers Robert Hitson and Kyle Vergano responded to Harmony Lane after a resident reported they had seen three people in a ca

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-18 17:31:26

Snowfall totals: Storm hits tri-state ahead of warm-up

NEW YORK - Snow blanketed parts of the tri-state area Wednesday, before it's expected to taper off and make way for a warm-up this weekend. A mix of rain and snow fell in NYC Wednesday, with heavier snowfall occurring inland. Snowfall totals as of 9 a.m., according to the National Weather Service, w

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-17 15:32:34

Restaurant News: North Jersey

Zod Arifai, the rock-star chef who owned the beloved Blu in Montclair, is now cooking in a historic tavern in Martinsville. The Duke and Elephant, opened with restaurateur Benny Mavraj, offers casual cuisine. Fans of Arifai, who also owned Next Door in Montclair, can expect to find some of his signa

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 13:00:00

Dennis Rodman checks into rehab after DUI arrest

The agent for former NBA star Dennis Rodman says the Hall of Famer has checked into an alcohol rehabilitation center after a weekend DUI arrest. Rodman's agent, Darren Prince, tells The Associated Press that Rodman checked into Turning Point Rehabilitation Center in Paterson, New Jersey, on Wednes

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 14:18:52

Low temps bring fire hazards as people try to stay warm; two overnight fires now out

Two fires broke out on the south side of Jacksonville. Fire officials say that as temperatures drop, fire hazards rise as people try to stay warm. The fire broke out at an apartment complex off of St. Johns Bluff Road. The fire started in the chimney of an apartment when a fire was lit on the coldes

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-01-18 16:11:00

JSO: 2 officers injured in crash involving 2 police cruisers

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Two officers were injured Wednesday night in a crash involving two police cruisers, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said. It happened about 8 p.m. on West Beaver Street at Robinson Avenue, just west of Acorn Street. According to the Sheriff's Office, two police officers in s

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-01-18 03:21:25

Overnight fire damages Jacksonville apartments during hard freeze warning

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded to a call at the Club at Town Center early Thursday morning. JFRD says the fire was caused by a fireplace at the complex that damaged that unit and the one above. One person was displaced by the fire, who was helped by the Red Cross, but no one

FOX30JAX.COM - 2018-01-18 18:48:39

Gainesville man arrested for robbing a woman at knife point

Gainesville police have arrested a man for robbing a woman at knife point last Wednesday night. It happened near the Walgreens on NE Waldo road just before midnight. Reports say the man approached the woman, pulled out a knife and then stole her purse. Police found 64-year old Joseph Boone nearby wi

WCJB - 2018-01-18 19:43:00

Man, 64, arrested after armed robbery

Joseph Thomas Boone was arrested early Thursday after police say he stole a woman's bag and shoes. A Gainesville man was arrested early Thursday after police say he robbed a woman of her bag at knifepoint. Joseph Thomas Boone, 64, threatened the woman on Waldo Road with a knife and took a drawstring

GAINESVILLE.COM - 2018-01-18 13:51:28

Family yearns for justice 3 years after Little League coach killed

PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. - A family is still desperate for answers after a Putnam County Little League baseball coach was shot and killed inside his home in 2015. Thursday marks three years since detectives said Joe Wall was found shot to death at his San Mateo home. No arrests have been made. Days aft

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-01-18 02:19:52

Texas man sentenced for bringing New Orleans woman to Jacksonville for prostitution

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A Houston man was sentenced to eight years in prison for bringing women to Jacksonville for prostitution, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Thursday. Erwin Phillips Burley, 29, pleaded guilty on May 9 last year. U.S. District Judge Marcia Morales Howard also ordered Burley

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-01-18 18:01:14

Two Jacksonville Police officers injured in crash

Jacksonville, Fl. - The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has not announced if there will be any charges after two of their own crashed into each while responding to a call. The two officers were driving west on Beaver Street early Wednesday evening and as they approached the viaduct, a third was in th

WOKV.COM - 2018-01-18 13:57:00

Harrisburg police shooting: Latest on U.S. Marshal killed, York and Harrisburg cops shot

A U.S. Marshal was shot and killed, and a York City Police officer was wounded while serving a warrant Thursday in Harrisburg. A Harrisburg officer was also wounded. Wochit A U.S. Marshal was killed, and two police officers were wounded, while serving a warrant in Harrisburg Thursday morning. This

EVENING SUN - 2018-01-18 18:18:05

Man cited in Waynesboro pedestrian crash

WAYNESBORO - A Fairfield man was cited after he allegedly struck a pedestrian while driving yesterday evening, Waynesboro Police said. Joseph A. Connelly Sr., Fairfield, was cited with failure to yield the right of way to a pedestrian in a crosswalk, the report shows. At about 6 p.m. on Jan. 17, W

PUBLIC OPINION - 2018-01-18 13:24:25

Man found dead in home had 'multiple sharp force trauma wounds': Coroner

The York County Coroner's Office has identified a man who was found dead in a York residence early Wednesday morning. The man is identified as Lester Herbin Jr., 47. Officials were dispatched at 3:40 a.m. Wednesday to the residence in the 400 block of Salem Avenue where family members found Herbin.

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-18 10:50:16

Police log: Disorderly customer reported on Carlisle Street

Staffers at The Evening Sun recap bizarre things heard over the scanner or found in police logs during the past few weeks. Lyzz Jones, The Evening Sun 9:16 a.m. Minor injuries were reported and towing was not required following a crash in the 400 block of Eisenhower Drive. A 2006 Chevrolet Aveo ope

EVENING SUN - 2018-01-18 15:33:57