New Jersey

Hospital
Dreamstime
Kimberly Dole
August 01, 2019 - 9:45 am
TRENTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Terminally ill patients in New Jersey will now have the option to ask for medical help to end their lives. The "Right to Die" law goes into effect on Thursday. The Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act was signed in April by Gov. Phil Murphy to allow adults...
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FBI
July 31, 2019 - 6:35 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- An MS-13 gang member who once was on the FBI's top 10 list of most-wanted fugitives has received a 25-year sentence for killing a man on behalf of the gang and agreeing that a conspirator would commit multiple violent acts. Walter Yovany Gomez was sentenced Wednesday. He had...
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Kimberly Dole
July 31, 2019 - 2:02 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Authorities have charged 12 people with running a drug ring partly out of the Rotunda Recreation Center in Newark where three of them worked. The group included alleged members of the G-Shine set of the Bloods street gang allegedly sold heroin, fentanyl and crack...
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Sahara Sam's
Kimberly Dole
July 31, 2019 - 12:55 pm
WEST BERLIN, N. J. -- Police say 9-year-old Hersh Meilech Grossman from Brooklyn drowned while on a camp trip to Sahara Sam's Water Park in West Berlin, New Jersey. Officials say that at approximately 7:30 p.m., lifeguards were called after a boy reportedly went into cardiac arrest in the pool area...
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Kimberly Dole
July 30, 2019 - 11:26 am
WEST ORANGE, N.J. (1010 WINS)-- A dump truck struck two troopers outside of their patrol cars & multiple pedestrians as they were investigating an accident investigation on I-280 at 10:22 a.m., in West Orange. Both troopers were transported by ambulance to an area hospital NJ state police said...
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Paterson Times
Kimberly Dole
July 29, 2019 - 6:35 am
PATERSON N.J. (1010 WINS) — Police officials are investigating a shooting on Saturday night that left three victims with non-fatal gun wounds. According to a press release from Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, Paterson Police Department officers...
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Rose and Roseanne Estwanick
@JonBramnick/Twitter
July 27, 2019 - 6:29 pm
People came together to help a 106-year-old woman keep her home after she fell behind on her property tax payments and faced eviction.
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Feel Better Doll
Assemblywoman Angela V. McKnight/Facebook
July 26, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Black rag dolls meant to be abused have been pulled from three stores in New Jersey after customers and a state lawmaker said they were offensive.
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Linden fire
Cindy Sadowski
Andrew Weber
July 26, 2019 - 12:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are looking into a string of six fires in New Jersey Thursday night which they believe to be suspicious. There were six fires in all, five in Linden, and one in Roselle. No one was hurt in any of the fires. The most serious one burned a house, which had been undergoing...
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July 25, 2019 - 5:39 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Utility crews in New Jersey are making progress restoring electricity lost during Monday's severe storms. By Thursday afternoon, about 4,500 homes and business remain without power. About 4,000 customers got their power back on just today after Monday's powerful storm. New...
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