New Jersey

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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1010 WINS Newsroom
August 21, 2019 - 6:33 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey's governor said Wednesday he isn't declaring a state of emergency over lead levels in Newark's water. NJ.com reports Democrat Phil Murphy also said additional testing to determine whether filters are working correctly likely will take weeks. Murphy said about 20...
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Elmora Troopers Go Fund Me
Andrew Weber
August 20, 2019 - 1:31 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — It’s do or die Tuesday evening for the Elmora Troopers in the Little League World Series. The pride of Elizabeth, New Jersey lost to Hawaii 6-0 in Monday’s resumption of a game suspended because of weather in Williamsport Sunday. Elmora plays against New England champion...
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NJ Transit train
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Andrew Weber
August 20, 2019 - 6:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — An NJ Transit rider fell onto the tracks after a door opened on the wrong side of the train Monday evening, officials confirmed after witnesses posted about the incident on social media. Warning: Tweet below contains profanity The fall occurred at about 5:45 at the Secaucus...
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usa today
Kimberly Dole
August 19, 2019 - 11:29 am
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) – There will be at least another month of emergency bottled water being distributed, Mayor Ras Baraka said in an interview Sunday morning. This was the first indication given on the amount of time the 14,000 homes would continue to rely on alternate drinking water. “It’s...
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Robert Frank Williams
Essex County Prosecutor's Office
August 18, 2019 - 3:04 pm
A Newark man who is accused of sexually assault a 13-year-old also had mummified remains in his home, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.
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Venetian Garfield NJ
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August 17, 2019 - 1:50 pm
Authorities say a carbon dioxide tank being used by a disc jockey at a New Jersey wedding exploded, injuring three people on the dance floor.
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Declan O'Scanlon tip tweet
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August 17, 2019 - 12:04 pm
A Pennsylvania man may sue a New Jersey state lawmaker after he shamed him on Twitter for leaving a small tip.
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Kimberly Dole
August 16, 2019 - 6:43 pm
MENDHAM, N.J. (1010 WINS) — The New Jersey Department of Health says there are 23 confirmed cases of hepatitis A in connection to this outbreak with one person reported as seriously ill. New Jersey health officials say that anyone who dined at the Mendham Golf and Tennis Club between June 9 and...
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Equestrian center on West Mill Road
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Andrew Weber
August 14, 2019 - 1:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Former Olympian Michael Barisone will be detained until his trial, where he is charged with shooting a woman at a farm at which he trained equestrians, a judge ruled Wednesday. Barisone appeared in court in New Jersey a week after the shooting which occurred at a property in...
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August 13, 2019 - 6:37 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- An initial shipment of bottled water for Newark residents affected by potentially high lead levels has been found to be past its ``best by'' date _ but state officials say no one is at risk. Twenty-thousand cases were distributed Monday after tests showed lead in a few homes...
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