Menendez ‘severely admonished’ by Senate Ethics Committee
The Senate Ethics Committee admonished Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey on Thursday for repeatedly accepting gifts of significant value.
Tom Brokaw denies sexual misconduct claim by ex-NBC reporter
Linda Vester told Variety and the Washington Post that the misbehavior from the longtime news anchor at the network took place in NBC offices in Denver and New York in the 1990s, when she was in her 20s.
Port Authority censures ex-commissioner for traffic stop
Caren Turner resigned last week as head of the authority's governance and ethics committee after she intervened at a traffic stop in Tenafly involving her daughter and flashed her commissioners's badge.
Hoboken to require single-user restrooms to be gender neutral
Mayor Ravi Bhalla signed the order Wednesday at City Hall.
Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault, curses at prosecutor
Cosby could get up to 10 years in prison on each of the counts.
Some NJ sex offenders will get off the Megan’s Law registry
Megan's Law, which created the sex offender registry, was enacted in 1994 was expanded in 2002 to include the lifetime registry requirement.
Toronto van attack suspect may have felt anger against women
Toronto Police Services Det. Sgt. Graham Gibson said at a news conference that those killed and injured were "predominantly" women, though he declined to discuss a possible motive.
Rapper Meek Mill freed after extensive PA court battle
The rapper was sentenced to two to four years in prison for probation violations but has received support from celebrities and the public to be set freed for the past five months.
Kushner plans to build twin-towers in New Jersey unraveling
Plans for a pair of gleaming, 66-story residential towers in Jersey City championed by Kushner when he was CEO of his family company are in danger of collapsing amid a heated exchange of letters and emails with the city.
Motive elusive after van driver kills 10 on Toronto sidewalk
A 25-year-old suspect was quickly captured in a tense but brief confrontation with officers a few blocks away from where his van jumped the sidewalk Monday and continued for a mile, leaving people bloodied and dead in his wake.