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Driver wound up on wrong side of Parkway, causing wreck, cops say
A man driving on the wrong side of the Garden State Parkway on Saturday morning caused a three-car wreck that injured several people, officials said.
NJ man gets life in prison after robbing cigs from Wawa, cash from Valero
Owle didn't kill or hurt anyone when he held up the Wawa clerk at the point of a pocketknife and two Valero attendants while armed with a pipe in 2017.
2 special-needs men who went missing froze to death in NJ woods
Burlington County Medical Examiner Ian Hood said both men died from hypothermia.
P-ville Woman Promised She’d Return Dead Mom’s $140K Benefits … But Didn’t
Diana A. Heil, 49, was sentenced Friday to two years of probation followed by a year in county jail.
Disgraced Councilwoman Won’t Go to Prison for Stealing $22,000
Lugardo-Hemple was a councilwoman when she was accused of cutting herself more than $22,000 in checks from the housing authority.
Jersey Shore man who wanted to bomb NYC for ISIS is sent to prison
A Point Pleasant man won't get to carry out his dream of killing "enemies" of Islam by blowing up bombs in New York City.
Murphy close to signing new tax — on rain!
A bill that would allow local governments to create stormwater utilities was sent to the governor's desk.
NJ man could spend year in prison for what he did to pit bull
Lateef Dennis, 39, was convicted Thursday by an Essex County jury of one count of animal cruelty. The trial lasted a day.
Guilty! NJ boy saw depraved dad kill mom who begged to ‘die in peace’
A 33-year-old man could die in prison after being convicted of killing the mother of his child in 2016.
Ocean County Republican Boss Charged with Evading $1.5M in Taxes
One of New Jersey's top political figures has been accused of federal tax evasion and owing more than $1.5 million.
Killed Man at Motel Then Shot 2nd Victim in Atlantic City, Cops Say
Prosecutors have charged a Philadelphia resident with killing a man at a city motel on Friday night.
Driver in fatal Parkway crash had worked 7-day weeks to buy car
Loved ones of the four young men who died in a crash on the Parkway the day after Christmas are struggling to make sense of the tragic loss.