New Jersey

President Donald Trump meets with Rep. Jeff Van Drew, D-N.J., who is planning to switch his party affiliation, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
David Caplan
January 06, 2020 - 6:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Donald Trump is heading to the Garden State later this month for a "Keep America Great Again" rally, the president's 2020 campaign announced Monday. The rally is scheduled for Tuesday, January 28 at 7 p.m. at the Wildwoods Convention Center in Wildwood. “President Trump has...
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Amy Kennedy
1010 WINS Newsroom
January 06, 2020 - 11:37 am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A member of the Kennedy family, a former public school teacher, announced Monday that she will run as a Democrat against party-switching Republican U.S. Rep. Jeff Van Drew in New Jersey. Amy Kennedy, who is married to former Democratic U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, announced her...
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NJ Transit fatal crash
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Kimberly Dole
January 03, 2020 - 9:55 am
MIDDLESEX, N.J.(1010 WINS) -- Two women have died after a New Jersey Transit train struck a car in Middlesex around 8:15 a.m. on Friday , officials confirm. Reporting live for @1010WINS from the Cedar Ave. Crossing in Middlesex, NJ where a NJ Transit train hit a car killing 2 women. Investigation...
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Bayonne Fire
Bayonne Fire Department
Kimberly Dole
January 03, 2020 - 6:41 am
BAYONNE, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A multiple alarm blaze that broke out in a Bayonne apartment early Friday left two dead, officials say. The fire was reported just after 2 a.m. at 3 Islandview Court. BFD is operating at a multiple alarm structure fire on IslandView Court. Please avoid this area. pic...
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Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital
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Kimberly Dole
January 02, 2020 - 12:49 pm
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Authorities have charged a patient at Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital Thursday with murder after a stabbing death inside the troubled state-run institution, authorities said. Officials say staff saw 28-year-old Rashid Davis, 28, in a hallway with blood on his...
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MetLife Stadium
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1010 WINS Newsroom
January 01, 2020 - 12:58 pm
Tens of thousands of Jewish people congregated Wednesday at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey to celebrate the reading of the entire Talmud in an event called Siyum HaShas — and drew a heavy security presence after recent anti-Semitic attacks in the area.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
December 31, 2019 - 5:20 pm
JACKSON, N.J. (AP) -- A man accused of shooting two people at a southern New Jersey shopping center last weekend has been charged attempted murder. Maleek Dorsey, 27, of Lakewood, also faces weapons counts stemming from the shooting that occurred early Sunday in Jackson. The charges were made...
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Graffiti NJ
Facebook: Highland Park PD
Kimberly Dole
December 30, 2019 - 7:35 am
HIGHLAND PARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Police are investigating after there was graffiti found outside of a New Jersey synagogue. In a statement, officials say the graffiti was spray painted on the sidewalk outside the Ahavas Achim synagogue in the Highland Park section, but declined to say when it was...
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AP News
December 29, 2019 - 8:04 pm
The new year in New Jersey brings not only balloons and toasts. It also brings new laws.
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Texting while driving
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Adam Warner
December 28, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Speeding and drunk driving weren’t the leading causes of deadly crashes in New Jersey in 2018—distracted driving was.
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