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Man says slaying of girl, 11, an accident — doesn’t recall raping her
Andreas Erazo’s confession was videotaped after he was arrested in the July 12 slaying of Abbiegail “Abbie” Smith in their Keansburg apartment building.
JCP&L lawsuit against NJ town nixed for being late
Too slow in getting power restored, residents say. Too slow in filing a lawsuit, judges say.
Murphy says immigration cops should target real criminals
Gov. Phil Murphy says federal immigration authorities should leave alone otherwise law-abiding people who are in the country illegally.
‘No class warfare — just fairness,’ Murphy says before 1st budget
Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday said he would unveil a budget that would help the middle class, but hedged on whether it would include tax hikes.
How Irish is your New Jersey town?
St. Patrick's Day is March 17 and Irish eyes are smiling across the Garden State.
No power until Monday? Murphy threatens action against JCP&L
A "mad as heck" Gov. Phil Murphy threatened to exercise executive action against one of the state's largest utility companies.
Drug Court failure stole from 90-year-olds, now could get max
Andre Figueroa was found guilty by a Monmouth County jury on Friday of burglary charges.
Police need help identifying one of 2 bodies pulled from lake
Authorities are asking the public for help in identifying a woman whose body was pulled from the Weequahic Park lake on March 3.
NJ robber followed countless women home from stores, cops say
Police say he was caught on camera at a Howell home and believe he has tailed woman at grocery stores and the mall.
Their Parkway road-rage antics killed woman, now they’re in prison
Two men are spending six years in prison after a road rage incident in which they raced as fast as 100 mph on the Garden State Parkway, killing a 63-year-old woman after one brake-checked the other.