Thursday, July 2, 2015

New Jersey

Commuters who use the four bridges operated by the Delaware River Port Authority between New Jersey and Pennsylvania are one step closer to paying less in tolls.
ASHLAND, N.H. - Gov. Christie, on his first full day on the presidential campaign trail, said Wednesday that personal objections should not exempt government officials from issuing licenses for same-sex marriages.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Prosecutors have reached a tentative agreement with defense attorneys for a Florida doctor charged alongside New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez to allow his release from jail.
A South Jersey man has been charged with arson and aggravated assault after allegedly torching his family home in Deptford. The June 14 blaze injured...
Adam Mayr is accused of taking photos of female students over a two-year period in Gloucester County and may soon face a lawsuit.
New Jersey’s dwindling fishing piers are a mix of old-school fishermen, with stunning views of the coast.
More from NJ
When officers arrested Keith Ney in an Atlantic City bank robbery, he told them, "Yeah, I did it. I wanna go back to jail," according to court records.
In 2010, John Erlenbach walked away from a job at Acme Markets, where he had worked in every area from produce to shelf stocking for 20 years since leaving the Navy.
It’s not every day the federal government files an arrest warrant for a stuffed tiger, but yesterday the U.S. Attorney’s office in New Jersey...
The powder looks harmless enough. But when added to water, the packet of Palcohol creates an adult beverage with the same alcohol content of a standard mixed drink.
WOODBURY, N.J. (AP) - A southern New Jersey horse owner has been indicted on animal cruelty charges stemming from mistreatment of horses and a goat.
NEW YORK (AP) - A New Jersey resident will spend over seven years in prison for his role in a New York based commodities fraud scheme.
Sometimes to get people to listen, some would say, you need a mother's touch. And a child's smile doesn't hurt, either.
A South Jersey prosecutor is warning residents that carrying a controversial new pistol-shaped cellphone case is not smart.
MANCHESTER, N.J. (AP) - Police say a teenage girl is dead after she drowned in a lake at an old mining quarry in New Jersey.
LIVINGSTON, N.J. - Even as 1,000 supporters cheered on Gov. Christie as he announced his candidacy for president on Tuesday inside Livingston High School, the scene outside was remarkably different, as hundreds denounced his policies in New Jersey.
A measure that would seek voter approval of a constitutional amendment to prevent diversion of funds from environmental damage suits has inched a bit closer to getting on the November ballot in New Jersey.
PATCO riders will face a new schedule with 24/7 single-tracking starting Sunday, as the agency tries to finish its rail replacement project by the end of the year.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A federal judge has dismissed a class-action lawsuit filed by people who were stuck in traffic when lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge were closed without warning in 2013, but an attorney for the plaintiffs vowed Tuesday to file an amended complaint.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Republican Gov. Chris Christie has created a commission to study the ownership and possession of firearms after a woman who had received a domestic-violence restraining order against an ex-boyfriend was killed at home while waiting for a gun permit to be approved.
Two Bucks County businessmen were sentenced Tuesday by a federal judge in Camden for promoting corruption through their construction company during a project at Fort Dix military base in Burlington County, according to prosecutors.
Less than five customers in Gloucester County whose power went out during a storm June 23 remained without electricity as of 6 p.m. Tuesday, an Atlantic City Electric spokesman said.