New Jersey

Five Guys
David P. Willis
Adam Warner
January 18, 2020 - 12:55 pm
A Five Guys employee is out of a job after a New Jersey police chief said his officers were called “piggies” at the establishment.
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Trump Plaza Casino
Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
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January 18, 2020 - 12:47 pm
Atlantic City’s mayor wants to demolish the former Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino.
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January 17, 2020 - 6:02 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey set lofty new goals Friday as Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill boosting the number of electric vehicles in the state over the next five to 15 years and establishing an incentive of as much as $5,000 for people who buy them. The legislation is being hailed by...
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Street where girl was followed in Hillsdale, NJ
Glenn Schuck
Billie Rama
January 17, 2020 - 12:08 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Residents are on edge in Bergen County after a stranger allegedly followed a girl into her driveway over the weekend. Police looking for a stranger who followed a girl who was walking her dog .. driving behind her and even into her driveway @HillsdalePDNJ @1010WINS pic...
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United Airlines plane
Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA
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January 16, 2020 - 6:38 am
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A United Airlines jetliner headed for Los Angeles returned to New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport early Thursday after flames were seen near a wing. Video showed flames soon after Flight 1871 had taken off. A passenger told WABC-TV it appeared fire was coming from...
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Jersey City shooting
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January 15, 2020 - 6:14 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Three police officers who have been credited with preventing further bloodshed during last month's fatal attack on a kosher market in Jersey City were promoted Wednesday. Mayor Steven Fulop appointed Officers Kendric Jackson, Mariela Fernandez and Raymond Sanchez to the...
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Bruce Springsteen
(Jennifer Brown/Jersey City Mayor's Office via AP
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January 14, 2020 - 6:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Bruce Springsteen's son was sworn in Tuesday as a firefighter with the Jersey City Fire Department, along with 15 others. Sam Springsteen was joined by his famous father and mother, Patti Scialfa, at City Hall along with Mayor Steven Fulop and other city officials. The Boss @...
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Phil Murphy
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January 14, 2020 - 4:15 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Arriving at the halfway mark of his first term, New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy delivered his second State of the State address Tuesday, defending progressive policies he's pursued and promising again to raise taxes on the rich. He also called on lawmakers to respond to...
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FILE - This combination of March 29, 2017 file photos shows Bridget Kelly, left, and Bill Baroni leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark, N.J. The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday on whether to throw out the convictions of the two former aides to former Republican Gov. Chris Christie in New Jersey's 'Bridgegate' case. Baroni and Kelly have argued their actions may have unethical but weren't criminal. The court's decision, expected this spring, could have a far-reaching impact on how public corruption investigations are handled. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
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January 14, 2020 - 3:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seemed broadly skeptical Tuesday of the convictions of two people involved in New Jersey's “Bridgegate” scandal where officials created a massive traffic jam to punish a mayor who refused to endorse then-governor Chris Christie's reelection. The justices...
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Juan Hector Padilla
NJ State PBA/Somerset County Prosecutor's Office
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January 14, 2020 - 2:10 pm
A man was charged with arson Tuesday after a large fire at an apartment building construction site in New Jersey spread to several other buildings Sunday night, creating a massive inferno that could be seen for miles around, authorities said.
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