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Roselle man killed in NJ Turnpike accident in Linden
At 2:45 a.m. Sunday, in the southbound truck lanes at milepost 97.8 in Linden, a Toyota Camry that was stopped in the right lane was struck in the rear by a Canadian tractor trailer, also traveling south, according to police.
495 Construction: NJ drivers preparing for hellish Monday commute
After construction kicked off Friday night, this weekend was slower than usual, but nothing to write home about.
Woman Died On NJ Turnpike Possibly As Trucker Waited For Help
A trucker was waiting for help after his vehicle struck a woman's car. Then another came, and the woman's car was struck again, police said.
Newark shakes up city's top jobs in push for a comeback
John Palmieri, the former executive director of theCasino Reinvestment Development Agency, who was hired at the beginning of the year as the Deputy Mayor for Economic Growth, Transportation and Infrastructure, will now serve two roles and additionally serve as the Deputy Mayor of Economic and Housin
3 vehicle turnpike crash leaves 73-year-old woman dead
Nilda Ortiz, of Roselle, was driving a Toyota Camry southbound around 2:45 a.m. in the truck lanes of the turnpike near Linden. She stopped in the right lane of travel and a tractor-trailer behind her struck the rear of her car.
Juveniles arrested in Paterson, Clifton killings likely to be tried as adults, experts say
Two pistol shots in two neighboring cities. Two dead delivery men. Two minors, charged with their killings, looking at life in prison.
Trump: White House counsel isn’t a ‘RAT’ like Nixon’s John Dean
Credit: The Associated PressPresident Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Police: Jersey City man, a fugitive from justice, arrested for shoplifting in Bayonne | Hudson County View
A Jersey City man, who was a fugitive from justice for crimes committed in Colorado, was arrested on Friday after getting caught shoplifting nearly $400 worth of merchandise from the Bayonne Walmart, police said.
Local man rescued from base of Great Falls in Paterson
Onlookers near the base of the falls lined up on McBride Avenue to catch a glimpse as two dozen fire fighters, police and other first responders pulled the man, who police identified as a city resident, up a sheer concrete wall. Missing his shoes and wearing only one sock, the man had hung on to som
Off-duty NYPD officer shoots man in wheelchair in East Flatbush: police
EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — An off-duty NYPD officer shot a man in a wheelchair early Sunday morning, police said.
Assault in North Plainfield, Police Seek Public’s Assistance
NORTH PLAINFIELD - Police say one person was assaulted on Grove Street early Sunday morning, and anyone who lives in the area and has home surveillance is asked to contact authorities.Anyone with any information regarding an assault that occurred on Grove Street in North Plainfield in the early mor
WH lawyer McGahn isn't 'a John Dean type 'RAT,'' Trump says
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that White House lawyer Don McGahn isn’t “a John Dean type ‘RAT,”‘ making reference to the Watergate-era White House attorney who turned on Richard Nixon.
Police chief accused of having cocaine parcel sent resigns
Bergen County prosecutors allege that he went to a post office box earlier this month to retrieve the order, for which detectives had substituted imitation cocaine, and was arrested during a motor vehicle stop in Ridgefield Park.
Trump Accuses Social Media Firms of Discrimination Against Conservatives
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. — President Trump said on Saturday that conservative voices were being unfairly censored on social media, hinting that he might intervene if his allies’ accounts continued to be shut down.
Off-Duty Officer Shoots Man in Wheelchair: Police
An off-duty police officer shot a man in a wheelchair who was firing at a Brooklyn building where a party was going on inside early Sunday, the NYPD said.The man in the wheelchair was struck once in the hip, police said. He was brought to Brookdale Hospital and was expected to survive his injuries.T
2 found unconscious due to carbon monoxide poisoning at NJ market
"We unfortunately had a low amount of manpower due to other calls in town. So arriving here with two crucial patients trying to separate them, trying to get them the help that they needed, that was our biggest concern as well as evacuating the rest of the structure, making sure nobody else felt ill,
Route 495 Construction Already Causing Delays, Drivers Urged To Avoid Lincoln Tunnel On Monday Morning
NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork)— With construction under way on Route 495, drivers are being urged to try to avoid the Lincoln Tunnel during the Monday morning rush.
Robber who forced couples to have sex at gunpoint at New Jersey motels gets 148 years
ELIZABETH, N.J. -- A man convicted of targeting couples at New Jersey motels and forcing them to have sex at gunpoint before he robbed them has been sentenced to 148 years in state prison.A judge told Rasheed Powell "your reign of terror ends here" when he imposed the sentence Thursday. The 43-year-
Toms River man shot to death in Newark
Malone, 28, was shot at 11:45 p.m. near Pankhurst street in Newark and taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to authorities.
Newark man arrested in high-speed Corvette chase gets five years
During Alsalik Bronson's sentencing Friday for leading police on a chase into Manhattan in a stolen Corvette, Judge Robert Vinci noted his lengthy criminal history dating back to his teens, a record that includes burglary, assault and distributing drugs in a school zone.