New Jersey

Lenny Dykstra says he feared for his life during an altercation with an Uber driver.
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February 07, 2019 - 2:38 pm
LINDEN, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- "Well, there goes the neighborhood," that's what some Linden residents are saying. RELATED: Lenny Dykstra unleashes torrent of tweets ahead of court appearance | Former MLB star Lenny Dykstra indicted for drugs, threats | Lenny Dykstra refuses plea deal on Uber driver...
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February 07, 2019 - 1:19 pm
WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey man accused of faking a slip and fall at a business to get insurance money has pleaded not guilty. Alexander Goldinsky entered his plea Thursday during a brief court hearing. WATCH: NJ man arrested after he fakes slipping on ice to get insurance money...
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February 07, 2019 - 1:11 pm
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) -- Hundreds of students were evacuated from a northern New Jersey elementary school after an unusual odor sickened a teacher. Paterson police say the teacher was in the basement of Public School number 10 when she began to feel lightheaded around 9:30 a.m. Thursday. Fire...
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Tractor Trailer Truck
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February 07, 2019 - 10:37 am
EDISON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A man was critically injured when he decided to take a shortcut underneath a tractor trailer. RELATED: Cuomo vows crackdown on truckers who violate Thruway ban | 18-year-old survives fiery, head-on collision with semitruck | 3 killed when truck plows into Honolulu...
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Paula Chin
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February 07, 2019 - 6:24 am
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A missing Manhattan woman has been found dead in New Jersey -- and her son and his girlfriend are among those facing charges. RELATED: Missing 14-year-old NYC girl found with sex offender | Friend of missing Staten Island dad charged with murder | Lawyer: Norway...
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Phil Murphy
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February 06, 2019 - 4:34 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a bill requiring the state's public schools to install so-called panic alarms. Murphy signed the bill Wednesday. It's being called Alyssa's law after 14-year-old Alyssa Alhadeff. She was a New Jersey native who died in the fatal high...
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February 06, 2019 - 3:10 pm
SHAMONG, N.J. (AP) -- A school bus driver in New Jersey allegedly watched pornography on his cellphone in front of young students. State police say Franck Lafortune was spotted watching the video before he dropped off students at the Indian Mills elementary school in Shamong Township on Monday...
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February 06, 2019 - 1:08 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's transition team was quick to hire an employee accused of sexual assault despite the claim against him, a report commissioned by the governor found Wednesday. The 75-page report written by former state Supreme Court Justice Peter Verniero and...
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February 06, 2019 - 1:04 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A U.S. Senate ethics committee has closed its inquiry into Democratic New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez over gifts he received from a friend that led to federal corruption charges. The committee notified Menendez last week in a letter obtained by several news organizations,...
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James F Murray Elementary School
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February 06, 2019 - 11:57 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS/AP) -- A 14-year-old boy who allegedly brought a loaded gun to a northern New Jersey school is now facing weapons charges. RELATED: Boy, 4, finds gun and shoots pregnant mom in the face | School police officers reassigned after using stun gun on teen girl | Police show...
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