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Dickinson High School in Jersey City.
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February 28, 2019 - 9:51 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- School officials in Jersey City say four students at Dickinson High School have been charged with trying to change recorded grades. RELATED: Wyoming district will open 1-student school next fall | School board in Virginia may end transgender bathroom ban | West...
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February 28, 2019 - 9:48 am
A new proposal would let New Jersey’s six biggest cities charge a 3.5 percent tax on parking in public and private facilities.
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February 27, 2019 - 2:55 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A man convicted of strangling and drowning one ex-girlfriend and fatally shooting another as well as the man she had recently started dating has been sentenced to 190 years in prison. Jeffrey Holland was convicted last December of the three murders, as well as other counts...
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FILE - This Oct. 23, 2018 file photo shows the marquee outside of the Wanaque Center For Nursing And Rehabilitation in Haskell, N.J. A federal report says a viral outbreak that killed 11 children at the New Jersey nursing home was made worse because those in charge didn’t plan for such an outbreak and didn’t react fast enough.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, file)
February 27, 2019 - 1:12 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A federal report says a viral outbreak that killed 11 children at a New Jersey nursing home was made worse because those in charge didn't plan for such an outbreak and didn't react fast enough. The Record reports the pediatric medical director of the Wanaque Center for Nursing...
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February 26, 2019 - 6:27 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former school superintendent who made headlines after he was charged with defecating on another high school's track has asked New Jersey's attorney general to investigate whether police acted unlawfully when they took his mug shot and released it to the media. In a letter to...
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February 26, 2019 - 3:28 pm
FREEHOLD, N.J. (1010 WINS/AP) -- A New Jersey man has admitted killing and sexually assaulting his 11-year-old neighbor, just days before his trial was due to start. Andreas Erazo had initially claimed that he killed Abbiegail Smith after mistakenly believing she was an intruder in his apartment...
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Bill Baroni
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February 26, 2019 - 2:58 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- An appointee of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie learned Tuesday that he will spend less time in prison for his role in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal. A judge sentenced Bill Baroni to 18 months, down from two years. Baroni was an executive of the...
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February 26, 2019 - 2:50 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A Newark police officer who fatally shot a man and wounded another during a vehicle pursuit last month has been suspended while authorities investigate whether the shooting was justified. City Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose said Tuesday that officials have ``concerns...
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February 25, 2019 - 4:00 pm
OLD BRIDGE, N.J. (AP) -- A three-vehicle crash on a major New Jersey highway has killed two people who were passengers in a ride-sharing car. The crash on Route 9 in Old Bridge occurred shortly before 6 a.m. Monday. Middlesex County prosecutors say a man and woman were sitting in the back seat of...
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February 25, 2019 - 1:32 pm
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) -- Suspicious of his brother over missing money from two companies they owned at the New Jersey shore, Keith Caneiro emailed two business associates last fall, saying he was going to cut off further payments to his brother, Paul. The next day, Keith Caneiro, his wife and their...
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