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Middlesex County Man Sentenced for Distributing Explicit Images of Minors

Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a man who was arrested last year in the multi-agency child protection initiative “Operation Safety Net” was sentenced to state prison today for distributing explicit images of minors on the internet.

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$50K Powerball Ticket Sold in Middlesex County

There was one New Jersey Lottery ticket sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Wednesday, Feb. 13th drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. If that ticket had been purchased with the Power Play Multiplier option, it would have been worth $100,000.

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Pregnant NJ Transit bus driver attacked, robbed. Union County man now facing charges.

Police have arrested a Union County man accused in an attack and robbery of a pregnant New Jersey Transit bus driver last month that led to the woman to be hospitalized, authorities said Friday .

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Year Of The Pig Celebration March 3 At New Brunswick Library

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — The New Brunswick Free Public Library will ring in the Year of the Pig with an afternoon of crafts and performances on Sunday, March 3, from 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.

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All 24 New Jersey Payless ShoeSource stores to close

Payless ShoeSource is shuttering all of its 2,100 remaining stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico – including all 24 stores in New Jersey. The Topeka, Kansas-based chain said Friday it will hold liquidation sales starting Sunday and wind down its e-commerce operations. All stores will remain open until

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Come To Middlesex County 4H Crafting Fundraisers In March

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ — The Middlesex County 4-H program is holding a total of four weekend "Craft-Til-You-Drop" fundraisers starting March 1, and you're invited to make new friends, sharpen your crafting skills and raise money for a good cause!

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Former New Jersey officer indicted on sexually assaulting 2 children

NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- A Burlington Township man, who used to be a cop in New Jersey, has been indicted on accusations he sexually assaulted two children. There were a total of 46 counts in the indictment against 37-year-old William Sanchez-Monllor -- who was an officer with the Trenton Polic

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How New Jersey’s Proposed “Rain Tax” Will Affect Citizens of Clark, According to Mayor Bonaccorso

CLARK, NJ – A new tax proposed by the New Jersey state legislature does not sit well with Clark Mayor Sal Bonaccorso. The “Clean Stormwater and Flood Reduction Act,” informally known as the “Rain Tax,” has already moved through both houses in the state legislature, passing both the Senate and Assemb

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Robber Donning Bizarre Disguise Knocks Off Liquor Store In New Jersey

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Police in New Jersey are searching for a robbery suspect with a bizarre disguise. Surveillance video shows the brazen bandit entering a well-known liquor store in Englewood, using a cloud of wadded up plastic to cover his face.

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5 people dead, 5 officers wounded in Aurora, Illinois shooting; gunman also killed

AURORA, Ill. — Five people were killed and five police officers were wounded when a shooter opened fire at an industrial park in Aurora, Illinois, city police Chief Kristen Ziman told reporters Friday night.

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Several injured, shooter apprehended at Aurora, Ill., manufacturing plant

Multiple people have been injured at a manufacturing plant in Aurora, Illinois, on Friday and a shooter has been apprehended, authorities said. Officers responded to reports of an active shooter at the Henry Pratt Company, the city announced just after 2 p.m. CST.

NBC NEWS

CHS Girls Swimming Win Sectional Title

The Chatham High School Girls Swim Team defeated Scotch Plains-Fanwood 98-72 to win the NJSIAA North Jersey 2, Group B sectional title on Friday, February 15th at the Raritan Bay YMCA in Perth Amboy. Chatham won 9 of 11 events in the meet, and they reclaimed the title they won two years ago. Chatham

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Suspects Sought in Attempted Armed Robbery at Linden Gentleman’s Club

LINDEN, NJ - Linden Police Department are seeking individuals involved in an attempted armed robbery that took place Wednesday evening. Just after 9:00 p.m. Linden Police officers responded to Taboo Gentlemen's Club on the corner of E Linden Ave & S Park Ave on a report of an attempted armed robbery

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BREAKING NEWARK NJ: Female Struck by Gunfire in Newark's South Ward

There are two crime scene established in Newark's South Ward as police investigate a shooting that has a female injured at this time. According to preliminary reports, gunfire rang out in the vicinity of Bergen and West Runyon streets just before 6 p.m. where officers raced to the scene and found ev

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New Jersey girl, 14, hospitalized after eating marijuana-infused gummy bear, police say

A New Jersey teen who ate a marijuana-infused gummy bear was later hospitalized because the edible made her sick, police say. The 14-year-old girl, who has not been publicly identified, was given the gummy bear by her 13-year-old classmate, according to NBC New York, citing officials with the Fair L

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Police arrest suspected serial burglar they say struck more than a dozen homes and businesses in N.J, Pa.

A 22-year-old man suspected of burglarizing more than a dozen homes and businesses in several New Jersey counties as well as in Pennsylvania over the past six months was arrested Thursday in Burlington County, authorities said.

NJ.COM

New Jersey couple gives birth to three bundles of love on Valentine's Day

VOORHEES, N.J. (WPVI) -- It was a life transforming Valentine's Day for Alicia and Jim Brown of Franklinville, New Jersey. The couple always knew they were having three girls, but didn't expect them to arrive so soon.

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New Jersey woman strips and attacks cops

Did you see this story from Galloway Township in Atlantic County? A 26 year old woman, Rhiannon V. Thompson, had quite the interesting night. Police were talking to her after being called about a noise complaint about her house she just stripped and started assaulting the officers, according to the

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Story falls apart: NJ man charged with murder; parents covered up, cops say

BOUND BROOK — A borough man is now charged with first-degree murder a month after police initially believed that a fatal shooting outside his home was the result of a struggle in which the victim got shot by his own gun.

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Assembly Democratic Resolution Package Dedicated to Increase Recycling, Clean Up Plastic Pollution Clears Assembly Panel

TRENTON, NJ – Looking to protect New Jersey’s critically important environmental health, Assembly Democrats Nancy Pinkin, Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Carol Murphy and Jim Kennedy sponsored two resolutions aimed at combatting the negative impact plastics have on our environment. The resolutions cleared

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