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FBI wiretaps bust 20 in cocaine-crack sting in 9 Jersey Shore towns
Federal officials have charged 20 people with being part of a cocaine-crack operation that stretched from Cliffwood in Monmouth County to Brick in Ocean County.
NJ man charged with killing friend in reckless, intoxicated boat mishap
A 24-year-old has been charged with killing his friend in a boating accident this summer in Lake Hopatcong.
Murphy administration fires convict who ranted against Jews
Gov. Phil Murphy's administration is facing renewed criticism over the people it has put on the payroll.
NJ cops from same department busted with DWI on same night
And for one of them it wasn’t their first time.
School bus ‘STOP’ means stop — You could get 5 license points
The fines and penalties for violating this law are stiff.
Dad fights for $1M life insurance claim after NJ mom, son slaughtered
More than two years after a 38-year-old woman and her 6-year-old son were found stabbed to death in Maple Shade, nobody has been arrested.
Judge stops NJ doctors from helping patients end their lives
A state judge has put a temporary stop to a new law that allows doctors to write prescriptions that will end the lives of terminally ill patients.
April Ryan’s bodyguard roughs up NJ journalist for taping speech
A New Jersey journalist and activist says he was roughed up by a bodyguard for a White House reporter known for criticizing President Donald Trump’s anti-media rhetoric.
Newark lead crisis: After filters fail, city hands out expired water
The city on Tuesday had to stop giving out free bottles of water to people affected by lead contamination.
NJ got 3 tornadoes in one day: Flying glass shards pierce walls, cut woman
The twister that touched down near Route 22 in Union County on Wednesday wasn't the only tornado that hit New Jersey that afternoon.