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Oklahoma, Kentucky win 2nd Miss America prelims

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Contestants from Oklahoma and Kentucky won the second night of preliminary competition in the Miss America pageant. Miss Oklahoma Alex Eppler won the swimsuit competition Wednesday, while Miss Kentucky Ramsey Carpenter ...

Kitten found under hood of NJ teacher’s car

FAIR LAWN, N.J. (AP) — A kitten hitched a ride to school under the hood of a northern New Jersey teacher's car. Pamela Haug heard strange noises as she drove to work at Thomas Jefferson Middle School in Fair Lawn on Tuesday. She asked vice ...

Mitt Romney headlines Christie birthday fundraiser

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Former Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney is drawing a sharp contrast between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and President Barack Obama. Speaking at a New Jersey fundraiser Wednesday night in honor of ...

Fair Share Housing Staff Attorney: Towns Receiving Money Is Step Forward

Fair Share Housing Center's Staff Attorney Adam Gordon says that about 13 towns will receive money to begin building affordable housing, which he calls a step forward for the state.

New Jersey communities marking 9/11 anniversary

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Communities and organizations across New Jersey will be holding events on Thursday to mark the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the U.S. New Jersey was hard hit by the attacks. Among the nearly 3,000 people who died ...

Rutgers gets $10M pledge for cancer research

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — An anonymous donor is pledging $10 million to Rutgers University over two years to advance the treatment of patients with rare and resistant cancers that do not respond to standard therapies. New Jersey's largest ...

Trump casinos file Chapter 11; seek concessions

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Trump Entertainment Resorts has become the latest Atlantic City casino owner to file for bankruptcy protection. The company filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Delaware, on Tuesday, saying it has liabilities of ...

Florida, Ohio contestants win Miss America prelims

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Contestants from Florida and Ohio won the first night of preliminary competition in the Miss America pageant on a night that saw one of the contestants collapse onstage. Miss Florida Victoria Cowen won the swimsuit ...

9/11 Services and Events in NJ

Many memorial services commemorating the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks are scheduled around the state.

Teacher charged with having sex with student

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A Monmouth County teacher has been charged with allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student. A grand jury indicted 24-year-old Kalee Warnick on three charges stemming from an investigation alleging that she entered ...