New Jersey


Four Blue States Sue Washington Over GOP Tax Overhaul

New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Maryland sued the federal government over the Republican-led tax overhaul Tuesday, alleging that the new law championed by President Donald Trump unfairly singles out…

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Regional Briefs – July 16, 2018

Barking Dog Saves Residents From House Fire BEACHWOOD, N.J. – A barking dog alerted four residents about a fire in their home early Monday, allowing them to safely escape on…

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Democratic NJ Counties Making Millions Off Immigrants

Some of the tristate region’s most Democrat-leaning counties are making millions of dollars by detaining illegal immigrants for the federal government. Invoices show Hudson, Bergen and Essex counties in New…

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Regional Briefs – July 12, 2018

Ocasio-Cortez and Teachout Cross Endorse NEW YORK – Rising socialist star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday exchanged endorsements with Zephyr Teachout, who is in an uphill battle for the Democratic line…

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Regional Briefs – July 11, 2018

NYC Among Worst-Run Cities In America, Study Finds NEW YORK – For the second year, NYC ranks among the three worst-run cities in the country. A WalletHub study created a…

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Regional Briefs – July 9, 2018

De Blasio Vacationed at Bernie Sanders’ Home LAKE CHAMPLAIN, Vt. – Mayor Bill de Blasio vacationed for two days last week at socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders’ summer home along with…

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Couple Dies in House Blast, No Foul Play Suspected

A house abruptly exploded early Saturday, killing a husband and wife and reducing the two-story home to piles of scattered rubble, but no foul play was suspected, authorities said. The…

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Regional Briefs – July 8, 2018

New Law Mandating Mental Health Education Takes Effect ALBANY – New York state elementary, middle and high schools must teach mental health during traditional physical education and health classes under…

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Pharma Firm Teva Moving HQ to New Jersey from Pennsylvania

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says Teva Pharmaceuticals is moving its U.S. headquarters to the state from Pennsylvania. The Israel-based company is moving from North Wales to Parsippany-Troy Hills. Murphy…

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Regional Briefs – July 5, 2018

Several Children Among 13 Rescued After Boat Capsizes BURLINGTON CITY, N.J. (AP) – Authorities say 13 people including several children were rescued after a boat capsized in waters off southern…

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Regional Briefs – July 4, 2018

New York Has $525k Available for Tree-Planting Projects ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York state has $525,000 in grants available for tree-planting projects. The Trees for Tributaries Program is designed…

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Power Outage Brings Amusement Park Rides to a Halt

Power has been restored after an outage brought rides at a New Jersey beach amusement park to a halt, leaving some passengers stranded. The outage struck Playland’s Castaway Cove in…

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