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Rapist burglar on the run after breaking into Rahway homes
Authorities asked Union County residents to be on alert after a man broke into at least three homes early Friday morning.
Murphy willing not to raise sales tax if Dems hike millionaires tax
With a budget deadline hours away, Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday said he'd be willing to back down from raising the state sales tax in a compromise offer to Democratic legislative leaders.
Beaches, parks, MVC — What would close next week in NJ shutdown?
If Democrats do not hammer out a deal by the end of Saturday, all non-essential state services will close until a budget is adopted.
NJ man caught driving over puppy — on purpose, cops say
Luis Navarro, 73, of Union Township, could face three to five years in prison.
Crowd stampedes moment shootout erupts at NJ festival — new video
New video authorities released Friday shows a stampeding crowd fleeing from a fatal shooting that erupted at an all-night festival.
‘I got hit!’ — Bloody chaos of Trenton festival shooting on police video
Nearly 30 video files of the June 17 shooting were released Wednesday by the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office in response to a request by New Jersey 101.5.
274 school districts could disappear under NJ savings plan
A plan being considered to lower cost of government and taxes could result in wiping out nearly half of the state's school districts.
EMT chief grabbed her by the ‘p***y’ — NJ lawsuit accusation ends in $195K deal
The Mansfield Township Ambulance Corps. quietly settled the harassment lawsuit and the chief remains on the job.
‘Diversity is crap’ candidate also has opinions on Muslims, black people
Grossman is running against Democratic state Sen. Jeff Van Drew for the seat being vacated by Republican U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo
Man killed after knifing Atlantic City cop in ‘unprovoked attack’
Prosecutors identified the man as Timothy Deal, a 32-year-old city resident. Investigators say the attack was unprovoked.