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FILE- In this March 8, 2019 file photo, Johnny Bobbitt, left, looks on as his attorney John Keesler and Assistant Prosecutor Andrew McDonnell, right, talk while appearing before Superior Court Judge Christopher Garrenger at the Burlington County Courthouse in Mount Holly, N.J. Bobbitt, who pleaded guilty to taking part in a $400,000 GoFundMe scam with a New Jersey couple, will face sentencing on Friday, April 12. (Elizabeth Robertson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
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April 12, 2019 - 12:35 pm
MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (1010 WINS/AP) — The homeless veteran who admitted to conspiring with a New Jersey couple in a GoFundMe scam that raised more than $400,000 was sentenced on Friday to five years probation. Johnny Bobbitt pleaded guilty last month in state court to conspiracy to commit theft by...
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Cory Booker
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April 10, 2019 - 7:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — New Jersey Senator Cory Booker will formally kick off his 2020 presidential campaign with an event in Newark Saturday. Cory Booker spoke to 1010 WINS ahead of the kickoff. When asked about his proposed reparations bill he said, "I've called for now, in the United States...
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Mike Montone
April 09, 2019 - 12:36 pm
CLARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Opening statements were scheduled for Tuesday, in the trial of the viral sensation known as 'Kai, the hatchet-wielding hitchhiker.' His real name is Caleb McGillivary. He's 29-years-old. He is accused of killing 73-year-old Joseph Galfy in 2013, about 2 hours after they...
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The aftermath of Superstorm Sandy on Sunday, November 4, 2012
April 08, 2019 - 6:24 pm
NEPTUNE, N.J. (AP) -- Some New Jersey victims of Superstorm Sandy who still aren't back in their homes 61/2 years after the storm are getting some additional help. State and federal officials say about 1,000 people who are still participating in New Jersey's main Sandy rebuilding program can...
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NJ Transit train
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April 08, 2019 - 11:21 am
NJ Transit is blaming the organizers of WWE's WrestleMania event for lengthy train delays at MetLife Stadium.
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United States Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., center, addresses an audience during a 2020 presidential campaign stop in the gymnasium of a school, Sunday, April 7, 2019, in Londonderry, N.H. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
April 07, 2019 - 9:56 pm
Cory Booker's early fundraising numbers are well behind those posted by other major Democratic candidates in the race to challenge President Donald Trump. The New Jersey senator, who campaigned Sunday in New Hampshire, said he raised over $5 million in the two months since he entered the 2020...
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Adam Warner
April 07, 2019 - 2:12 pm
Disturbing new details are emerging in the case of a New Jersey mother accused of killing her newborn baby and dumping the child’s remains.
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April 05, 2019 - 5:27 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey man who allegedly had a loaded gun in his luggage at Newark Liberty International Airport is now facing a weapons charge. Transportation Security Administration officials say the East Orange resident had a 9 mm handgun loaded with seven bullets, one of which was in...
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April 04, 2019 - 5:52 pm
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) -- A New York City man has been charged in a sexual assault that occurred in New Jersey 14 years ago. Authorities say Roydell Cameron was arrested March 29 at JFK Airport as he tried to board a flight to Jamaica. He remains jailed in New York pending extradition to New Jersey...
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April 04, 2019 - 12:13 pm
An ethics committee has recommended a three-month, unpaid suspension for a New Jersey judge who told a woman she could ``close your legs'' to prevent a sexual assault.
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