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Night of booze, cocaine lead up to Stamford man’s killing

Image1of2James Rackover, seen here in a 2016 arraignment, has been charged with the murder, accused of beating, dismembering and burning 29-year-old Joey Comunale, of Stamford before dumping his body in a shallow grave... more

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-19 23:55:50

North Bergen man arrested and charged with setting his business on fire

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Hawthorne Police Chief Richard McAuliffe announce that based upon an investigation by the Hawthorne Police Department, in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office, Robert Pinero, 34 years old, from North Bergen, New Jersey, was arrested

HUDSONTV.COM - 2018-10-19 20:32:35

Middlesex prosecutor's office: Brennan police reports 'exempt from disclosure to the public' | Hudson County View

The prosecutor’s office said that any police reports related to Brennan’s case, which revolves around her claim that she was raped by former state Schools Development Authority chief of staff Albert Alvarez, are “considered criminal investigatory records,” which aren’t public records.

HUDSONCOUNTYVIEW.COM - 2018-10-19 17:04:12

10 Things to Do this Week in NYC: October 19th – October 25th

As the cool autumn weather finally sets in, you can start getting in the Halloween spirit with a moonlit cemetery tour, help out local public schools by buying hand-made desserts or go inside a historic Jazz Age movie palace. All this and more is happening this week in New York City. Check out our U

UNTAPPEDCITIES.COM - 2018-10-18 12:57:26

Jersey City man sentenced to 7 years for killing his cousin

Rana said Rush family members "were enjoying each other's company, laughing, dancing and momentary anger and recklessness is why they are here." She said Tavon Rush can be seen in the video "casually and recklessly" firing the shot.

NJ.COM - 2018-10-19 13:26:00

Man fatally struck by SUV in Jersey City Heights

The man, whose identity was unknown Friday afternoon, was crossing Summit Avenue at Griffith Street at 10:30 a.m. when he was struck by a Toyota Rav-4 heading east on the one-way street, Jersey City police spokeswoman Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione said.

NJ.COM - 2018-10-19 16:53:00

New York City takes aim at sugar

NEW YORK (AP) - New York City has announced a national effort to reduce sugar in packaged foods by 20 percent. The city's health Department said on Friday that the endeavor is being undertaken by the National Salt and Sugar Reduction Initiative, a partnership of about 100 health departments and rela

FOX5NY.COM - 2018-10-19 19:25:00

Former Hawthorne Blimpie sandwich shop owner accused of setting store on fire

Robert Pinero, 34, of North Bergen, was arrested Friday following the investigation that claimed he and another man went into the Wagaraw Road sandwich shop shortly before the fire started Aug. 18, 2017, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. The store was closed at the time.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-10-19 21:17:00

Mahwah Teacher Who Sexually Assaulted Girl, 6, Won't Go To Jail

MAHWAH, NJ — A former township substitute teacher charged last year with sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl willnot serve jail time and will not have to register as a sex offenderafter pleading guilty to child endangerment, according to a NorthJersey.com report.

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Dead Toddler Found In Suitcase In NJ Had Cocaine In System: HCPO

The father, Travis Plummer, 37, has been charged with dumping the body of his daughter on train tracks and keeping the girl's body for months before bringing it from Virginia to New Jersey.

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Million-Dollar Winner In NJ As Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $868M

New Jersey had a big winner Tuesday as the Mega Millions jackpot soared past its previous record, hitting an estimated $868 million, or $494.5 million cash. New Jersey lottery has released the ticket location.

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Deal keeps money-losing shipping terminal open, for now

In the renewal deal, the Port Authority agreed to pay Red Hook Container Terminal, the company that has operated the business since 2011, $2.75 million per year in management fees and $1 million per year to subsidize the terminal's operations and help make the facility financially viable.

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Jersey City man charged with slashing, stabbing Bergen woman: report

Gabriel Mercado, 22, was charged with attempted murder and weapons possession offenses after he surrendered to police in Newark Monday afternoon, hours after the incident, the website said.

NJ.COM

$1 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Morris County

We’ve all fantasized about winning the lottery, and what we’ll spend the money on, but a new study finds that cash windfall doesn’t actually make you feel happier. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.Buzz60

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What's the cheapest rental available in New York City, right now?

Housing costs got you down? Though apartment hunting can be frustrating, there

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Feds say man they busted with drugs at N.J. shopping center led them to heroin in N.Y.

A man faces multiple federal drug crimes for quantities of heroin and a chemical used to make fentanyl that authorities found in Mercer County, and at his apartment in Spring Valley, New York.

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Deadly gang next door: MS-13 brings violence, drugs to your NJ suburb

Living a couple blocks from the Long Branch train station, Miguel Angel Corea Diaz – also known as “Reaper” – was accused of trafficking heroin and ordering a murder in his role as the MS-13 “regional director for the east coast,” according to a New York court document.

NORTHJERSEY.COM

Bad blood lines: Son accused of killing dad during argument in Bronx home — police - NY Daily News

A 46-year-old man shoved his elderly father into a wall during an argument at the dad's Bronx home, causing head injuries that eventually killed him, police said Tuesday.Brian Murphy, 46, checked into a rehab facility in upstate New York the day after his father, John Murphy, 75, died at Montefiore

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Horrifying Video Shows Brazen Rats Take Over NYC Apartments

Hordes of rats are brazenly taking over homes inside a New York City public housing building, stomach-turning video shows, and even worse, may have bitten a baby Monday morning.

NBC NEW YORK

Chilly fall weather through midweek, an update on snowflakes Wednesday night & Thursday

Temperatures this morning will start between 37 and 43 for many areas at sunrise. There are some localized lake effect clouds over portions of central and north-central New York. Areas that have this during the morning will be a cloudier versus other areas. Most spots should be dry. However, some lo

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