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Drunk driver crashes into cop in Brick Township, police say
Township police said the crash happened after police spent the Labor Day weekend promoting the importance of the Move Over Law.
2 nasty, dangerous bugs spotted in more NJ counties
Two species of nasty, dangerous bugs that authorities have been keeping an eye on have now been spotted in two additional Central Jersey counties.
Mold problem closes entire North Brunswick High School
Officials believe the heat and humidity this August exacerbated the problem.
Man with Taser and rope tried to enter Evesham school, cops say
Police said Fidel Medina Jr., 29, of Hamilton, drove to the school on Tuesday with a Taser, pepper spray and a rope in his car.
Tractor-trailer gets cut off, crashes into Route 35 dealership
Drivers and passengers managed to walk away with minor injuries after a tractor-trailer overturned on a car dealership lot on Friday.
Jenkinson’s gives girls VIP treatment after ‘shopping while black’ incident
Jenkinson's invited back a Paterson summer camp after firing a worker accused of racial profiling.
Newark cop kept 4 brothels open in Ironbound, feds say
Instead of busting brothel owners, a Newark cop is accused of extorting them for protection money.
Judge orders NJ couple to turn over rest of $400K for homeless man
A Superior Court judge on Thursday ordered a Burlington County couple to turn over the remaining money from a $400,000 GoFundMe fundraiser to the lawyers of a homeless man who the money was intended to help.
NJ asked to investigate Catholic Church sex abuse. Here’s what’s happening
Catholic Church officials are reacting to calls by a New Jersey lawmaker for the state to impanel a grand jury to embark on a comprehensive investigation of potential sex-abuse by clergy.
4th man charged in shooting death of sleeping NJ girl
A fourth man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a girl who was sleeping in her bed when a stray bullet tore through her home.