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Denise Marie Nagrodski, of Easton, Pa., was arrested for allegedly attempting to hire a hit man to kill her daughter's ex-boyfriend and two others in their Bound Brook, N.J. home.
Snow is falling on the city and its western suburbs - accompanied by thunder at one point - snarling air and road travel on what is one of the busiest getaway days of the year.
Joseph Morrison, of Mays Landing, N.J., has been charged with murder for allegedly killing Debra Mason inside the home they shared on Sears Avenue.
Asked Wednesday about violence this week in Ferguson, Missouri, Gov. Christie talked about national anxiety over a lack of leadership.
WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to death.
Jennifer and Colin Ryan never forgot the kindness of merchants at the Columbus Farmers Market in Burlington County when their young son was kicked by a horse and hospitalized for a severe head injury two years ago.
The death of the wife of Cooper Health System CEO John P. Sheridan Jr. has been ruled a homicide, while investigators have not determined how her husband died, records show.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Bankrupt Trump Entertainment Resorts and the city of Atlantic City have reached a deal to let the city collect unpaid taxes.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has long boasted about his mashed potatoes, which he'll be whipping up Thursday for his family's Thanksgiving feast.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - State medical officials have revoked the license of a Jersey City neurologist who they say improperly prescribed opiate drugs and fraudulently overcharged Medicare.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Asked about the violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says that people across the country are deeply anxious because of a lack of leadership and that President Barack Obama is at least partly to blame.
What a difference a few extra lanes make. The 35-mile stretch of the New Jersey Turnpike from Mansfield in Burlington County to East Brunswick in Middlesex County was dreaded by motorists, who were regularly held up in annoying traffic jams.
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a southern New Jersey police officer suffered a broken arm while apprehending a shoplifting suspect who had tried to flee.
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. (AP) - A snowstorm is disrupting one of high school football's great Thanksgiving traditions.
Trenton Takes: Adding a few extra lanes to the New Jersey Turnpike was a good start. But the state shouldn't stop there when it comes to investing in transportation, Senate President Stephen Sweeney said Wednesday.
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) - Vince Hunter scored 18 points with 12 rebounds, capping his scoring with an emphatic dunk in the final half-minute as UTEP held off Princeton 62-56 in the opener of the Wooden Legacy tournament on Thursday.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey this year has promised $1.8 billion in tax breaks for companies planning to move to the state or stay in it using a redesigned program that puts an emphasis on Camden, a city that's struggled for generations to attract jobs.
WANAQUE, N.J. (AP) - One person was killed when two vehicles collided on a northern New Jersey highway.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Jersey City officials say a city police officer has died while traveling overseas.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - Two men have pleaded guilty in the death of a New Jersey man who was fatally beaten with a pickaxe.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - Wayne Chrebet's body - his brain, in particular - reminds him of the sacrifices he made to play the game he still loves.
LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - The nation's oldest operating nuclear plant plans to test its emergency sirens next week.
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a New York man intentionally set a fire last week that destroyed a home under construction in northern New Jersey.
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) - Authorities have identified the two people killed last weekend when a fast-moving roared through their northern New Jersey home.
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) - Prosecutors have filed another charge against a substitute teacher accused of sexually assaulting a student in a northern New Jersey school district where she sometimes taught.
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) - Murder charges have been filed against a man who allegedly shot and killed a woman in the southern New Jersey home where they both lived.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Thousands of utility customers remain without power following the first major snowstorm of the season in New Jersey.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - At Connecticut's casinos, you can gamble around the clock, but state law cuts off cocktail service soon after midnight. The CEO of the Foxwoods Resort Casino says that puts them at a disadvantage in the region - and he wants the state to revisit the policy.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Islanders captain John Tavares had the puck on his stick late in overtime, hesitated to force Washington defenseman Karl Alzner out of position, then whipped the puck past goaltender Braden Holtby as New York won another nail-biter.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Thousands of utility customers remain without power following the first major snowstorm of the season in New Jersey.