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Man beat infant son so severely that it killed him, cops say
Jose Rojas, 35, told police that his infant son had fallen from his bed, which authorities say was 2 feet above the floor.
11 Accused Dealers in South Jersey in Big Trouble Over Deadly Fentanyl
Prosecutors in Atlantic County have charged 11 suspects in connection to the fentanyl overdose deaths of three New Jersey residents.
NJ doctor charged with wife’s slaying in twisted murder-for-hire plot
Five years after April Kauffman was gunned down in her own bedroom, her husband is charged with murder.
‘Unusual’ emergency at NJ nuclear power plant caused by cold weather
An emergency situation was declared Saturday morning at New Jersey's oldest nuclear power plant.
Been scammed by E-ZPass fines? You might get payback
Most people who use E-ZPass might not bother to check their monthly statements. But forget to update that credit card after it expires and you could be in for a shock.
Former New Jersey governor Brendan Byrne dies at 93
Former New Jersey Gov. Brendan Byrne died Thursday. He was 93.
Legal Weed in Jersey? Trump Administration Could Nip It in the Bud
Gov. Phil Murphy's plans for legalizing marijuana in New Jersey could go up in smoke before the Democrat even takes office this month.
Ring in the new year with flu? 10 NJ counties report high levels of illness
When the ball drops at midnight, careful who you kiss.
3 boys home alone didn’t know Toms River house was on fire
A woman is being credited with saving the lives of three boys who didn't know their house was on fire. She also rescued the family dog.
Murphy Insists NJ Will Make Marijuana Legal — ‘We Want to Get This Right’
Gov.-elect Phil Murphy hasn't backed down on legalizing marijuana in New Jersey.
Bottoms up! The drunkest places in New Jersey
Many were surprised to learn this week that Ocean City — one of the state's few "dry" towns where bars or liquor stores are not allowed to operate — was also the state's drunkest.
Should NJ cop have given couple rushing to hospital a speeding ticket?
A Lakewood man rushing to get his expectant wife to the hospital was pulled over by a township police officer and given a ticket for speeding.