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Ferguson protestors demonstrate in Times Square

11-28-14
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say seven were arrested when about 100 people protested in New York's Times Square on Black Friday over the Ferguson, Missouri shooting by a white officer of an unarmed black man. The demonstrators chanted "Hands up, don't ...

Man stabbed during brawl escapes serious injury

11-28-14
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man escaped serious injury when he was stabbed in the back during a large brawl outside a northern New Jersey bar. The brawl in Jersey City broke out around 2 a.m. Friday. City police officers who ...

Authorities: 1 dead, 1 injured in Egg Harbor crash

11-28-14
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — One person was killed and another was seriously injured when a car went off a southern New Jersey roadway and struck a tree on Thanksgiving Day. Egg Harbor Township police say the crash occurred around 4:35 p.m. ...

3 men stabbed during party at Atlantic City hotel

11-28-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Three men were stabbed during a party staged at an Atlantic City hotel. The Press of Atlantic City (http://bit.ly/1FC5ZNt) reports that police responded to The Chelsea around 3:15 a.m. Thursday for a 34-year-old man who ...

2 firefighters hurt while battling duplex blaze

11-28-14
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Two firefighters were injured while battling a fast-moving fire that destroyed a northern New Jersey duplex and displaced 14 people. Paterson authorities say the two-alarm blaze broke out shortly after 7 p.m. Thursday in the ...

Fraud could lead to rape charge under legislation

11-28-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey lawmaker is pursuing legislation that could result in sexual assault charges if one party lies about his or her identity. Democratic Assemblyman Troy Singleton has introduced a measure that would expand the ...

3 firefighters hurt, woman hospitalized after fire

11-28-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say three firefighters were hurt while battling a fire at an abandoned house in Atlantic City, where they rescued a woman believed to be squatting there. The Press of Atlantic City reports ...
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Paterson, Newark, Jersey City to Buy Police Body Cameras

11-27-14
New Jersey's three major cities are planning to outfit police officers with body cameras to protect law enforcement and civilians.
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Monmouth Park Investigating Fantasy Sports Betting

11-27-14
Monmouth Park Racetrack is appealing a court decision keeping a federal sports betting plan in place. In the meantime, the racetrack is looking into offering fantasy sports betting.
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DNA Exonerates NJ Man Imprisoned for Nearly 20 Years

11-27-14
Gerard Richardson was convicted in 1996 of murdering a teenager, but a DNA test has proven his innocence.