New Jersey

Andrew Weber
July 17, 2019 - 1:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A New Jersey police officer charged with murder in the death of his estranged wife says he “blacked out” upon finding out his wife was with a boyfriend in her bedroom, according to a court affidavit acquired by WNBC . The document says that Newark police Lt. John Formisano...
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Hackensack Fire Dept.
David Caplan
July 16, 2019 - 5:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 64-year-old Teaneck, New Jersey woman accidentally drover her Mercedes SUV into the Hackensack River in Hackensack Tuesday after she hit the gas pedal instead of the brake, while exiting a car wash -- and it was all caught in a video released by the Hackensack Fire...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
© Danielle Parhizkaran/NorthJersey.com
July 15, 2019 - 5:34 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy will be heading to India later this year as part of what he's billing as an economic mission. The Democrat announced Monday he will take the weeklong, six-city trip in September. India is New Jersey’s fourth-largest overall trade partner, an...
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NJ Transit train
Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images
Kimberly Dole
July 15, 2019 - 1:17 pm
LONG BRANCH, N.J. — A NJ Transit train collided with a Long Branch police vehicle in Long branch on Monday morning. The police car was stopped on the tracks when the train struck it on the track at the Brighton Avenue grade crossing, an NJ Transit spokesperson said. Some sort of transmission...
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July 15, 2019 - 9:54 am
JEFFERSON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Authorities say an off-duty police officer fatally shot his ex-wife and wounded her boyfriend in the town of Oak Ridge, New Jersey Sunday night. Newark police Lt. John Formisano, 49, is accused of going to the house where his ex-wife lived with their two kids and...
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Jessica Hayes
Ocean County Prosecutor's Office
July 14, 2019 - 2:38 pm
Authorities say a Pennsylvania woman faces charges of speeding and driving under the influence in New Jersey and assaulting several arresting officers, biting one on the leg.
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Swamps of Jersey where mosquitos live
John Montone
Andrew Weber
July 12, 2019 - 1:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — We're getting into high mosquito season, and there's a reason to believe it will get a lot worse before it gets better. Welcome to the #NewJerseyMosquitolands where the latest buzz is, this year’s crop is “notorious, ferocious and huge.” #1010WINS https://t.co/on1RtIGZeE pic...
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Twitter/Cory Booker
David Caplan
July 11, 2019 - 6:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cory Booker took a break from his presidential campaign Thursday to report to jury duty in Newark. Fellow jurors at the Essex County courthouse tweeted selfies with the senator, and he posted a video from the juror's room, in which he got the entire room to shout "Happy...
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Facebook/Gabbie McMillan
July 09, 2019 - 6:41 pm
LITTLE EGG HARBOR, N.J. (AP/1010 WINS) -- A dog that went missing after a car crash in southern New Jersey last month has finally been reunited with its owner. Jax, a rottweiler-boxer mix, was riding in a car driven by 23-year-old Gabrielle McMillan of Little Egg Harbor, when she struck a utility...
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Hackensack crash
Christopher Sadowski/ Special to NorthJersey.com via Imagn Content Services, LLC
July 07, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Authorities say the collision of two vehicles in New Jersey has claimed the lives of two people and sent two others to a hospital.
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