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Man, 20, killed in triple shooting in Newark

NEWARK -- A 20-year-old man was killed Monday night in a shooting that injured two other men on the city's West Side, authorities said. The three were shot at 7:25 p.m. on the 600 block of South 20th Street in Newark, authorities said. Alshadeem Q. Green, 20, of Newark, died about 30 minutes later a

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 15:06:30

Weehawken wired for success as 'Future-Ready' school district

The Weehawken school district is well prepared for the future of education -- and it has the certifications to prove it. The small North Hudson school district became the first in Hudson County to have all its schools -- Weehawken High School, Daniel Webster and Theodore Roosevelt -- recognized as "

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 16:56:39

Newark residents: More speed humps, please | Carter

The speed humps on Summer Avenue, a long and busy street that carries traffic from the Belleville line to Bloomfield Avenue in Newark, start right after you cross Elwood Avenue in the city's North Ward. Another one is just after Delevan Avenue, and yet another after Chester Avenue, all three install

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 11:11:31

NJ Transit suspends service on Bergen County line after man fatally struck

RUTHERFORD -- NJ Transit service on the Bergen County line was suspended mid-Tuesday after a man was fatally struck west of the Rutherford station. The line was suspended in both directions between Fair Lawn and Secaucus after the "trespasser strike." The adult man was hit at about 11:15 a.m. by a N

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 15:47:18

Georgia takes in Florida shelter animals following Irma

ROSWELL, Ga. - The Atlanta Humane Society took in about 150 animals from Broward County, Florida on Monday. "We secured a temporary emergency shelter facility last week that can house up to a thousand animals. So, we offered to take these guys in and give them a safe place to go," said Christina Hil

MY9NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 23:34:00

NJ Transit Bergen County Line Suspended After Train Fatally Hits Person on Tracks

NBC 4 NY New Jersey Transit's Bergen County line is suspended between Broadway and Secaucus after a train hit a person on the tracks, officials say. The train hit the person west of Rutherford, NJ Transit says. Bus service is being provided between Broadway in Fairlawn and Secaucus. It's the second

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-19 17:21:17

N.J. town gets in on Kindness Rocks Facebook movement

The power behind a beautifully displayed inspirational message at the right time can be life changing. This is the principle of hope that the Kindness Rocks Project on Facebook brings to many people, an idea that the town of Secaucus is now embracing. Last week, Secaucus Social Services staffers an

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 19:00:22

Dan Helmer's 'Top Gun' parody ad goes viral in Virginia Congressional race

FAIRFAX, Va. - A Democratic candidate for Congress in Virginia's 10th District is turning heads with his "Top Gun" parody political ad. Dan Helmer, who is looking to unseat incumbent Republican Congresswoman Barbara Comstock, posted the video on Monday and it has since skyrocketed to No. 4 on YouTub

MY9NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 17:23:00

Baked by Melissa co-founder Melissa Ben-Ishay is publishing her first cookbook

Baked by Melissa co-founder Melissa Ben-Ishay's first cookbook, "Cakes by Melissa," is out Oct. 3. (Credit: Ashley Sears) It's 11 a.m. on a Tuesday and Melissa Ben-Ishay, 33 - mom, wife and co-founder of Baked by Melissa - has already had three meetings, purchased supplies for a photo shoot at her

AMNY.COM - 2017-09-19 17:26:00

Enough Fentanyl to Kill 32M People Seized in Single NYC Bust: Prosecutors

The drugs are worth a street value of $30 million, according to narcotics prosecutors Authorities confiscated nearly 195 pounds of fentanyl in a pair of busts that prosecutors said included one sting that netted 32 million lethal doses of the drug, an opioid 50 times stronger than heroin. Four peopl

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-20 04:48:13

Mayor de Blasio OKs creation of office to manage issues affecting city’s nightlife

Ramones drummer Marky Ramone speaks during a press conference and bill signing where Mayor de Blasio created a director of Nightlife for New York City on Tuesday at the House of Yes in Brooklyn.(@NYCMayor) Want to get paid to know everything about New York City nightlife? Mayor de Blasio has a job

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 02:51:20

‘Parco, P.I.’ reality star crafted honeypot hooker romps for leverage over client’s opponents: prosecutors 

A well-known private investigator played dirty for a client fighting sex abuse charges by snooping on hooker sex romps he orchestrated for the victim's family member - all so the woman would stop cooperating with authorities. Vincent Parco - the mustachioed gumshoe and onetime reality show star of

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 22:33:42

We went to a Toys R Us store the day after the bankruptcy announcement - and we were surprised by what we found

Getty/Bennett Raglin Toys R Us has filed for bankruptcy. The company has said it is not closing any stores or altering any opening hours. The specialty toy store has struggled as it increasingly competes with online retailers in its two main businesses: baby goods and toys. Amazon sells more than do

NEWSTIMES - 2017-09-19 21:28:21

Coach Bus in Deadly Queens Crash Was Going Double the Speed Limit When It Barreled Into MTA Bus: NTSB

The charter bus operator has also been involved in a number of previous fatal crashes The private coach bus that slammed into an MTA bus at a busy Queens intersection Monday morning, killing three people and injuring 16 others, was going roughly double the speed limit at the moment of impact, a prel

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-19 21:21:22

Sabathia, Gardner Help Yankees Beat Twins 5-2

CC Sabathia recovered from a shaky start to pitch six innings, Brett Gardner had a pair of tying hits and the New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night to ensure their sixth straight series win. With their ninth victory in 11 games, the Yankees remained three games behind AL Eas

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-20 05:02:21

Immigration firm moves uptown to 1400 Broadway

1400 Broadway A worldwide immigration firm is crossing Wall Street to resettle uptown. Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy has signed a 108,000-square-foot deal for the entire eighth through 10th floors at 1400 Broadway on the northeast corner of West 38th Street. The asking rent for the 16-year deal

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-20 02:40:23

Wife of businessman stabbed to death in 1996 is not the killer, says victim’s mother

Roslyn Pilmar, seen at arraignment last month on a charge of killing husband Howard in 1996, has an ally in the slain businessman's mother.(Alec Tabak/for New York Daily News) The elderly mother of murdered businessman Howard Pilmar said it's "killing" her to see his wife charged in the 1996 fatal

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 02:08:41

Who said 'That b---- is dead'? Key murder trial witness contradicts her own statement

JERSEY CITY -- Jurors in the trial of a Jersey City man charged with strangling the mother of one of his children watched the recorded statement of a key witness today that directly contradicts her testimony on the witness stand. Nathan Williams III, 36 is charged with strangling Marilyn Albizu, 33,

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 19:53:03

Hoboken council wants answers from mayor on $8M water repair bill

HOBOKEN -- Members of the City Council want to know how Hoboken racked up an $8.3 million bill from Suez Water over the past three years for work on the city's aging pipes, with some accusing Mayor Dawn Zimmer of hiding the debt to avoid raising taxes in what began for her as an election year. Counc

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 19:06:18

Bar set to open; Women can subscribe to style | Business Notes

New bar set to open in Jersey City Mack-Cali Realty Corporation will open the Piggyback Bar on Sept. 21 at Harborside. Publicity for the venue says the restaurant will serve an elevated American bar fare fused with Asian flavors like mussels with Chinese sausage, Mapo chili dog topped with crispy sh

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 17:45:43