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Prosecutors: Man improperly ran ambulance company

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a New Jersey man operated a lucrative ambulance company and laundered government payments, even though he was barred from doing business with Medicare. Imadeldin Awad Khair was arrested Tuesday morning ...

Man pleads not guilty in crash that injured cop

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — A high school teacher has pleaded not guilty to several charges stemming from what authorities say was an alcohol-related crash that critically injured a Bergen County Police Department officer. The Record ...

Infosys whistleblower taking on company again

The whistleblower who helped trigger a federal investigation into visa practices by the global outsourcing tech firm Infosys is taking on the company again in court. Former Infosys employee Jay Palmer filed a retaliation complaint with the Department ...

Short Hills pastor steps down amid probe

MILLBURN, N.J. (AP) — The pastor of a Roman Catholic church in Millburn has voluntarily stepped down while officials investigate sexual abuse allegations stemming from when he served at another church. The Rev. Monsignor George Trabold has served ...

Judge approves Revel casino sale to Toronto firm

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel for 5 cents on the dollar to a Toronto asset management firm. Bankruptcy court Judge Gloria Burns approved the sale to Brookfield ...

Expert: Man who confessed in ’79 case knew rights

NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecution psychologist says the suspect in a notorious 1979 child disappearance understood his right to stay silent before he decided to confess to killing the New York City boy. Psychologist Michael Sweda (SWEE'-dah) testified ...

‘Housewives’ star: Shocked to be facing prison

NEW YORK (AP) — A star of Bravo's "Real Housewives of New Jersey" says she was shocked by her sentence of 15 months in prison on conspiracy and bankruptcy charges. Teresa Giudice (JOO'-dys) said the sentence was "very unexpected," as was the ...

2 seriously hurt in New Jersey boating accident

SALEM CITY, N.J. (AP) — Two people were taken to the hospital after a boat crashed in southern New Jersey over the weekend. Salem City Fire Chief John Ayars tells the South Jersey Times (http://bit.ly/1xiLMto) the crash occurred Sunday, about a ...

Sayreville HS Football Faces Hazing Allegations

Sayreville High School officials canceled last week's football game after allegations of hazing surfaced.

Asm. Singleton: GPS Monitoring Would Give Domestic Violence Victims Some Stability

Assemblyman Troy Singleton (D-7) says that GPS monitoring on domestic violence offenders would allow victims to have some stability in their lives.