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Probation for former dental workers in $200K theft

6-20-14
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Two former employees at a northern New Jersey dental practice have been sentenced to five years' probation for embezzling $200,000. Arlene Marchese of Wayne and Karen Wright of Wyckoff were sentenced Friday in state Superior ...

New Jersey building collapse kills 1 worker; 2 OK

6-20-14
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — A building that was being demolished in southern New Jersey has collapsed and killed a worker. The collapse occurred Friday afternoon at the site of a former Blockbuster video rental store in Cherry Hill, a Philadelphia ...

Ames officials release name of river victim

6-20-14
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a 29-year-old man whose body was recovered from the Skunk River in Ames. He was identified as Philip Frystak, who had attended Iowa State University as a graduate student. He is from Marlton, ...

Trenton to pay $75K for late death notification

6-20-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Trenton has agreed to pay $75,000 to settle a lawsuit after it took police 19 months to notify a woman that her daughter was dead. Linda Ramsey reported her 21-year-old daughter, Amber, missing in February 2006. Trenton police ...

Girl accused of slashing classmate on school bus

6-20-14
PENNSAUKEN, N.J. (AP) — A 16-year-old girl is accused of slashing another girl's face on a school bus in Pennsauken. Police say it happened yesterday afternoon on a bus outside Pennsauken High School in Camden County. Police say the girl used a ...
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Senate Confirms Supreme Court Nominees, With Some Dissent

6-19-14
Some Republican senators disagreed with reconfirming Chief Justice Stuart Rabner, but both he and Lee Solomon received enough votes to be on the Supreme Court.

NJ man accused of defrauding a sovereign nation

6-19-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal authorities have arrested a New Jersey resident for allegedly attempting to defraud a sovereign nation. New Jersey's U.S. attorney's office says Bobby Boye was arrested Thursday at Newark Liberty International Airport ...

NJ arrests more than 12 in alleged kickback scheme

6-19-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — More than a dozen people have been arrested in what New Jersey authorities say was a scheme to pay illegal kickbacks to doctors in exchange for patient referrals. New Jersey's attorney general says the owner of numerous MRI ...

Newton teen dies in fiery crash

6-19-14
FRELINGHUYSEN, N.J. (AP) — State Police are investigating a fiery crash that has claimed the life of a Newton teenager. Police say 17-year-old Lyndsay Barker was driving south on Route 94 when her car veered into northbound lanes in Frelinghuysen ...

Mail delivery suspended after dog attack

6-19-14
ROCHELLE PARK, N.J. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service has suspended delivery to four northern New Jersey homes after a dog attacked a mail carrier. The residents in the cluster of homes on Durand Place in Rochelle Park must retrieve the mail on their ...