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Asbury Park shooting Friday night kills 23-year-old man
Police are investigating a Friday night shooting near Asbury Park Middle School that left a 23-year-old man dead.
NJ man stabbed brother after setting house on fire, cops say
A Pemberton Township man has been charged with stabbing his brother after setting their home on fire.
‘Armed & dangerous’ — NJ cops hunt pizza robbery fugitive
Police in Burlington County are looking for a man wanted in connection to a robbery of a pizza deliveryman three months ago.
NJ is giving away $1.5M worth of opioid antidote on June 18
The state will be giving out free doses of the opioid overdose antidote on June 18 as part of an effort to combat drug deaths.
Drug dealer who bragged about killing NJ teen is sent to prison
A Burlington County drug dealer who bragged that his supply had claimed a life was sentenced Thursday.
Catholic Church spent $633K lobbying NJ lawmakers
The Catholic Church spent more than half a million dollars trying to stop lawmakers from extending the statute of limitations on sex abuse cases.
NJ top court keeps deadly hit-run driver out of prison
A woman who mowed down a teenage boy in 2016 and left him for dead will keep her freedom, the state's Supreme Court said this week.
Judge goes easy on coked-up NJ woman who killed husband in crash
Tameka Lawson, 38, pleaded guilty in March to second-degree vehicular homicide and driving while intoxicated.
Body of pilot found inside plane that crashed off Cape May
The body of a pilot whose plane crashed off the coast of Cape May on Wednesday was recovered Friday.
Life in prison for killing beloved NJ teacher in botched gang hit
One of the four men convicted of brutally killing a beloved Red Bank Middle School teacher nearly 10 years ago will likely die in prison.
No new trial for Sarah Stern’s convicted killer — Sentencing in June
Liam McAtasney is facing life in prison.
NJ trooper revives electrocuted worker on Garden State Parkway
A construction worker who was electrocuted on Monday was resuscitated by a state trooper who spent several minutes performing CPR on him.