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Hackensack cop accused of illegal search should be cleared, attorney argues

HACKENSACK - The attorney for a suspended city police officer accused of breaking into an apartment building and conducting an illegal search argued Thursday in Superior Court that disciplinary charges against the officer should be dismissed and that legally designating his client as an unreliable w


East Orange Man Found Dead After Shooting in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - An East Orange man died Friday night after a shooting in New Brunswick, authorities announced November 18. Tawan J. Moses, age 25 of East Orange, was found dead by authorities at 8:30 p.m. on Throop Avenue near Fester Park according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey.

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-19 01:26:00

Man dies 2 weeks after being stabbed; charges upgraded to murder

A man who was stabbed in the face and chest last month has died and his accused attacker is now facing murder charges, authorities said. Carl Salisbury was taken to RWJBarnabas Health's Jersey City Medical Center in critical condition with stab wounds to his back, chest and face on Oct. 20. Lateefah

NJ.COM - 2017-11-18 13:00:21

EDITORIAL: Partisan diversity matters too

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Gov.-elect Phil Murphy boasts about the diversity of his transition staff, and he's not wrong - the long list of appointees to date includes a large number of women and minorities. Jose Lozano, chief of staff vice president for Hackensack Meridian Health, is headi

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-19 17:10:57

North Jersey teacher reportedly slams Korean culture in classes

Korean-American leaders are outraged over derogatory comments reportedly made by a teacher at Bergen County Academies in Hackensack against Koreans. The Korean Daily New York reported that the unnamed teacher asked students in one class about their culture and said that she loved those but "hated Ko

NJ.COM - 2017-11-18 23:38:25

District 5 Republican John McCann announces candidacy

PARAMUS - John McCann, the attorney and longtime right-hand man to Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino, announced Saturday before scores of friends and elected officials that he's taking on all comers for 5th Congressional District seat. To win his party's nomination, McCann, 57, must prevail in

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-18 21:34:55

Heroin seized in Garden State Plaza lot, prosecutor says

Hospital and emergency room treatment rates for prescription opioid overdoses decreased as ER treatment rates for heroin overdose skyrocketed, according to newly released hospital data. NorthJersey.com An investigation involving several Bergen County and Passaic County police agencies led to the ar

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-18 23:38:39

38-year-old man killed in Paterson car crash

A 38-year old man was killed after his car struck a guardrail Saturday morning in Paterson, the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office said. Rontay Price, of Paterson, was identified as the driver of a vehicle that struck a guardrail near the intersection of Broadway and Route 20, Passaic County Chief A

NJ.COM - 2017-11-19 15:20:08

Townville man drowns in Lake Hartwell while trying to dock boat

A Townville man drowned in Lake Hartwell early Sunday after his boat drifted away while he was trying to dock the vessel. Anderson County Deputy Coroner Don McCown identified the victim as 45-year-old Allan Garber. Authorities were summoned to Oakview Road in Townville shortly after midnight Sunday

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-11-19 18:52:29

Police actively looking for suspect in officer-involved shooting

Police are actively looking for a suspect in an officer-involved shooting at Athens Street and MLK Jr. Boulevard in Gainesville. The suspect, described as a Hispanic man with long hair and wearing blue jeans and a leather jacket, fired at officers and is still on the loose on foot, according to poli

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2017-11-18 07:15:00

Moore-Crawford named city's 'Strongest Link'

According to Rita Bagwell with Griffin's customer service department, the definition of the strongest link in the chain is someone who knows her job thoroughly, can execute the tasks for their job efficiently, and works well with other departments to ensure city customers receive the excellent servi

GRIFFIN DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 06:00:00

WATCH: Police dispatcher who was fired after DUI arrest, crash: 'I'm very drunk'

A dispatcher for the Athens-Clarke County Police Department was fired after she hit two cars while DUI, police said. Laura "Beth" Ricketts was arrested Saturday after the incident at Hull and Broad streets, police spokesman Epifanio Rodriguez said in a news release. About 2:30 a.m., Ricketts ran a r


RIP Former Commissioner Charles Carter

Former ACC commissioner Charles Carter died on Thursday morning at the age of 91. The Winterville native, a cattle farmer, represented District 1 in rural eastern Clarke County from unification in 1991 until his retirement in 2006. "He was a man of few words, so when he spoke, everyone listened,"

FLAGPOLE.COM - 2017-11-18 00:46:00

Civil rights hero to speak at MLK banquet

FILE - In this March 7, 1965, file photo tear gas fills the air as state troopers, ordered by Alabama Gov. George Wallace, break up a march at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on what became known as Bloody Sunday. President Barack Obama is marking the 45th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" by

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 04:00:00

Abbeville gets into Christmas spirit with annual tree lighting

ABBEVILLE - With the flick of a switch, Abbeville kicked off the holiday season Friday at the city's Christmas tree lighting. A crowd gathered on Abbeville's historic square to countdown to the lighting and watch as the golden bulbs illuminated - starting at the base and climbing to the star at its

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Upstate lawmaker says missing seal could make state laws invalid

There is a lot that has made its way through Columbia in recent years in terms of legislation--things meant to protect or help people, to address needs, and to set aside money to make that happen. But what if all that was null and void? "The Constitution says, for it to be an active state law, it ha

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-18 06:39:00

Bethlehem assault suspect arrested after 2-hour standoff

A man who assaulted a woman Saturday night then held off Bethlehem police for about two hours was finally shot with a Taster and taken into custody, police Chief Mark DiLuzio reports. The domestic incident was reported at 7:17 p.m. in a call to the city's 911 center, with the 36-year-old victim repo

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-11-19 11:22:21

Bethlehem man chokes, cuts woman, then barricades himself in home, police say

A Bethlehem man choked and cut a female companion and then barricaded himself in a house for more than two hours before Bethlehem police took him into custody, police say. Thadius Banks, 30, will be charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, resisting arrest and assault by strangulation,

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-11-19 03:50:00

Man with knife arrested after lengthy standoff at Bethlehem home

A man accused of stabbing a woman he lived with in the hand and then barricading himself inside a South Bethlehem home with a knife to his throat was taken into custody after a lengthy standoff with police. Charged is Thadius Banks, 30, of Bethlehem. Officers at 7:17 p.m. Saturday were called to the

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2017-11-19 14:17:45

Tapas team opens third restaurant, a breakfast and lunch spot, on Bethlehem's Main Street

Fans of omelets, chicken and waffles and other brunch staples, take a crack at Bethlehem's newest breakfast and lunch spot, The Flying Egg. The boutique diner, which opened Thursday at 451 Main St. next to Hotel Bethehem, is the latest restaurant from the team behind Tapas on Main Spanish restaurant

ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL - 2017-11-19 13:00:00