Comedian David Brenner Dies at 78 [VIDEO]
David Brenner, the gangly, toothy-grinned "Tonight Show" favorite whose brand of observational comedy became a staple for other standup comedians, including Jerry Seinfeld and Paul Reiser, died Saturday. He was 78.
FDIC Sues 16 Banks That Set Key Rate
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has sued 16 big banks that set a key global interest rate, accusing them of fraud and conspiring to keep the rate low to denrich themselves.
What Happened to the Missing Plane’s Transponder?
As the search continues for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight, a key unanswered question is what happened to the Boeing 777's transponder.
Widow of NJ Mall Carjacking Victim Files Suit
The widow of an attorney who was fatally shot during a carjacking at The Mall at Short Hills is suing the mall owners and a first aid squad.
NJ Officials: Jail Death Was From Natural Causes
Authorities in New Jersey say natural causes are to blame for the death of a man in the Burlington County Jail last month.
Mom Weeps at Eatontown Dad’s Trial
A man accused of fatally throwing his 2-year-old daughter, still strapped in her car seat and tied to a car jack, into a New Jersey creek said he planned for the girl's mother to accompany him the night the little girl died, according to a letter read Thursday at his trial.
Christie: NJ Property Taxes Rose Modestly in 2013
The average property tax increase in New Jersey last year was a relatively modest 1.7 percent, Gov. Chris Christie announced Thursday, a fact he is using to claim sustained progress on one of the state's perpetual political issues.
Searchers Scour Rubble After Harlem Explosion Kills 8
Rescue workers using dogs and thermal-detection gear searched the rubble Thursday for victims of a gas explosion that killed at least seven people, while investigators tried to pinpoint the leak and determine whether it had anything to do with New York's aging gas and water mains, some dating t…
2 Apartment Buildings Explode, Collapse in Harlem Killing 3
A thunderous explosion apparently caused by a gas leak flattened two East Harlem apartment buildings Wednesday, killing at least three people, injuring more than 64 and leaving more than a dozen others missing.
Former Christie Aides to Judge: Quash Subpoenas
It's now up to a judge whether two key figures in a political payback scandal ensnaring Gov. Chris Christie's administration will have to turn over text messages and other private communications to New Jersey lawmakers investigating the case.
NJ Transit Skips Hearing on Super Bowl Rail Issues
For the second time in less than a month, New Jersey's top transit officials have skipped a legislative hearing on rail issues surrounding last month's Super Bowl.
Dryer Fire at Jackson Condo Displaces Five
Five people were displaced when a dryer fire damaged a condominium in Jackson