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Camden County teacher charged with trying to meet 14-year-old for sex
A Camden County elementary school teacher has been charged with trying to meet up with a 14-year-old girl for sex.
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.
Cumberland County Man Loses FL Security Job After Viral Fart Videos Cause Stink
A former New Jersey man won dubious fame but lost his job after posting videos of himself passing gas at work.
Murphy to Veto Shopping Bag Tax Amid Push for Outright Ban
There won't be a 5-cent tax on plastic and paper shopping bags after Gov. Phil Murphy takes his veto pen to the legislation, paving the way for an outright ban of plastic bags and straws.
NJ youth football coach shot dead while children played
A youth basketball coach was gunned down in middle school parking lot while young children played football.
Atlantic County voting official charged in corrupt kick-back scheme
An Atlantic County election official has been charged with pilfering from public coffers.
NJ Woman Blows Red Light and Kills 91-year-old in 5-car Crash, Cops Say
A 73-year-old Manahawkin woman crashed into four cars and killed her 91-year-old passenger Friday morning.
Man killed after knifing Atlantic City cop in ‘unprovoked attack’
Prosecutors identified the man as Timothy Deal, a 32-year-old city resident. Investigators say the attack was unprovoked.
Shame on ‘Nazi Jersey’ — Wildwood mayor inundated with hate mail
The emails came from across New Jersey and as far away as Florida and Wisconsin in response to the beach arrest of Emily Weinman on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend.
Wildwood beach arrest video: Woman hits cop first
Wildwood police released bodycam video of a wild Memorial Day weekend arrest of a woman on a beach.
Horse Dies at NJ rodeo — Animal Group Slams ‘Cruelty’ on Video
SHARK released a video Tuesday showing a horse after it slammed into a fence and fell to the ground.
Ocean County Man Disappeared 11 Years Ago — Skeleton Finally Found in Woods
Eleven years after 64-year-old William Schmidbauer of Ocean County went missing, police say they have found his remains.