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Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

Gunman caught in shooting that left 1 dead, 3 wounded, cops say

A 27-year-old South Jersey man has been charged with murder and attempted murder nearly six months after a shooting at an Atlantic County condominium complex which left one dead and three hurt. Matthew Gonzalez (Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office) Matthew Gonzalez, of the Mays Landing section of Ha

NJ.COM - 2018-03-16 12:14:40

Police still searching for missing Bensalem man

Jason Hoffman has been missing since January and police are asking for help as the search continues. BENSALEM - Bensalem police are once again asking the public's help in locating a missing man. Jason Hoffman, 45, was reported missing by his family on Jan. 13. Police say he was expected to travel to

THEINTELL.COM - 2018-03-16 14:24:00

Onetime teen robbery suspect suing cops, claims false arrest

A Hamilton man accused of robbing a local CVS two years ago while a high school student is suing the town and police claiming he was the target of fabricated evidence and a false arrest by police who violated his civil rights. The robbery case against Michael Lionelli was dismissed in January, for

NJ.COM - 2018-03-16 11:05:23

Overturned dump truck spills load of rocks on I-295, forces closure

A portion of Route 295 South in Mercer County was closed Friday after a dump truck overturned, spewing rocks and gravel across the highway, according to New Jersey State Police. The accident occurred near milepost 69 in Lawrence Township, not far from the Princeton exit. State Police posted photos o

NJ.COM - 2018-03-16 16:42:31

Montco Grandma OD'd On Heroin While Caring For Child: Report

UPPER MORELAND, PA - A Montgomery County grandmother was convicted of endangerment after overdosing on heroin while caring for her 10-month-old grandson, according to reports and court documents. Donna Pilling, 55, of Upper Moreland, was convicted of endangering the welfare of the child in a July 2

PATCH - 2018-03-16 17:53:02

Lawrence Schools To See Increase In State Aid

LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Lawrence Township Public School District will receive a 9.1 percent increase in state aid for the 2018-19 school year, according to numbers released by Gov. Phil Murphy's administration this week. Lawrence Township will see an additional $3,948,118 in state aid over last

PATCH - 2018-03-16 14:00:03

Norristown Man Faces Gun-Related Charges

LOWER POTTSGROVE PA - A 27-year-old Norristown man faces gun-related and other charges, and a woman accompanying him is being further investigated, following a traffic stop conducted Wednesday (March 14, 2018) by Lower Pottsgrove police on East High Street. Three children were passengers in the car

SANATOGAPOST.COM - 2018-03-16 04:54:09

Man Who Threatened To 'Snipe' Princeton Club Manager Arrested

PRINCETON, NJ - A Trenton man who threatened "snipe" a manager at club on the Princeton University campus has been arrested, Princeton police announced on Thursday. Darnell Pygum surrendered to police at Princeton Police Department headquarters on Wednesday night, police said. He was arrested withou

PATCH - 2018-03-15 17:09:57

Bucks Co. Teen Missing After Leaving Home With No ID, Money

The teen left her Lower Bucks home last week without any identification, money or clothes and hasn't been heard from since, police said. Police in Bucks County are looking for a teen who left her house last week without any identification, money or clothing and hasn't been heard from since. Accord

PATCH - 2018-03-15 15:44:34

Man Attacked Mercer Courthouse Employee, Broke Window: Sheriff

A man accused of attacking an employee and shattering a window at the Mercer County Civil Courthouse last month has been arrested, Mercer County Sheriff Jack Kemler announced. Dontai Jones, 25, of Trenton, was arrested at his home on March 12 after the sheriff's office identified him using multiple

PATCH - 2018-03-15 13:39:15

Toys R Us Likely To Close All Pennsylvania Stores

Toys R Us announced Thursday it will be "winding down" its store operations in the United States. The troubled retail toy giant said it has filed a motion seeking bankruptcy court approval to begin the "orderly" wind-down of operations and liquidation of inventory in all of its 735 United States sto

PATCH - 2018-03-15 14:17:24

'NEWTOWN WON'T BE THE SAME': The Saloon to close its doors on Sycamore Street after a decade of operation

NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Saloon, located at Sycamore and Jefferson streets, will close its doors effective Sunday, March 18, according to a Facebook posting by its owners. "To all our FB friends and loyal customers: We (Dean, Debbie and Katrina Evangelou) are sad to announce that we will cease operat


After 3 murder trials, man getting 6 years for slaying

A man prosecutors tried three times for the killing of a man in North Trenton has pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge in the slaying. Isiah Greene, 24, pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter on Feb. 27 for the 2013 killing of Quaadir "Ace" Gurley at the Donnelly Homes housing complex in No