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Newark carjacking

5 Teens Charged In Carjacking, Crime Spree That Left 1 Suspect Dead

Five teens were charged Wednesday in connection to a crime spree that left an 18-year-old dead in Newark.

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From left to right: Brandon Beharry, 7; Brian Beharry, 4; Amanda Morris, 29; and Lyndon Beharry, 35. (credit: CBS2)

Family Of 4 Dead In Long Branch House Fire That May Be Murder-Suicide

First Assistant Monmouth County Prosecutor Marc LeMieux says two adults and their two children showed signs of injuries unrelated to the fire when they were taken to a hospital, where they died.

09/02/2015

President Barack Obama gives statement on Iran nuclear deal on July 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Big Win For Obama On Iran Nuke Deal As Senate Dems Amass Enough Votes

Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland became the crucial 34th vote in favor of the agreement.

09/02/2015

The owner of The Pint bar in Jersey City claims he was shaken down by members of the Jersey City Incinerator Authority, who allegedly demanded drinks for garbage pickup. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Jersey City Bar Says Sanitation Workers Demanded Drinks For Trash Pickup

Sanitation workers in Jersey City are accused of refusing to take out the trash unless a bartender gave them drinks.

09/01/2015

Two daycare workers at Lightbridge Academy in Cranford, New Jersey are accused of staging a fight club. (Credit: CBS2)

Prosecutors: 2 Former NJ Day Care Workers Ran ‘Fight Club’ For Kids Aged 4-6

Erica Kenny, 22, of Cranford and Chanese White, 28, are accused of child abuse. Kenny also faces charges of endangering the welfare of a child.

09/01/2015

A sport-utility vehicle fire shut down the upper level of the outbound side of the George Washington Bridge on Tuesday, Sept. 1. (Credit: CBS2)

Car Fire Shuts Down Upper Level Of Outbound George Washington Bridge

A car fire shut down all lanes on the upper level of the outbound George Washington Bridge Tuesday afternoon.

09/01/2015

Oradell Reservoir

Concerns Rise As Water Levels Drop In Bergen County Reservoirs

United Water spokesman Steve Goudsmith said New Jersey reservoirs are down to 45 percent capacity.

09/01/2015

An artist rendering of of the "Cedar Grove Wave" project. (Photo courtesy of David Schoner)

Cedar Grove High School Students Planning Special Tribute For 9/11 Anniversary

Starting Sept. 9, students will begin placing flags on the lawn outside Cedar Grove High School in a tribute to the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

09/01/2015

Newark carjacking

Police: 1 Suspect Dead, 5 Others In Custody Following Carjacking, Crime Spree In Newark

Police said six suspects when on a morning crime spree in Newark.

09/01/2015

Deer following procedure to have arrow removed from muzzle. (credit: NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife)

NJ Officials Successfully Remove Arrow From Deer’s Muzzle

A deer that had been walking around New Jersey for months with an arrow lodged in its muzzle can go back to leading a normal life.

09/01/2015

New child safety seat regulations were set to take effect in New Jersey this week. (Credit: CBS2)

New Child Safety Seat Rules Go Into Effect In New Jersey

Children under age 2 and who weigh less than 30 pounds must be secured in a rear-facing seat that is equipped with a five-point harness.

09/01/2015

FILE -- An Uber vehicle is viewed in Manhattan on July 20, 2015.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Baby Girl Delivered In Back Of Uber Car Near Lincoln Tunnel

The Port Authority says an employee delivered a healthy baby in just minutes. It was the second baby senior agent Greg Nimmo has delivered while working for the agency.

09/01/2015

Three people, including an infant in a stroller, were struck by a vehicle in Lakewood, New Jersey on Monday, Aug. 31. (Credit: CBS2)

3 People, Including At Least 1 Child, Hit By Vehicle In Lakewood, N.J.

Three pedestrians – including an infant in a stroller — were struck and injured Monday night in Lakewood, New Jersey.

08/31/2015

Sheriann Depinho is seen with her tongue sticking out after being arrested with three others for allegedly drinking in public and disobeying police in Spotswood, New Jersey. (Credit: Spotswood Police)

Woman Seen In Mugshot With Tongue Sticking Out After Arrest In Spotswood, N.J.

A woman appeared sticking her tongue out in a mugshot, after she was arrested with two others for allegedly drinking in a parking lot and refusing to comply with officers in Spotswood, New Jersey.

08/31/2015

The football field at Sayreville High School in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

6 Sayreville Football Players Get Probation, Community Service In Hazing Scandal

Six teenagers have been sentenced to community service in a sexual abuse and hazing scandal at Sayreville War Memorial High School in New Jersey.

08/31/2015

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The NYPD Special Operations Unit searches for a possible missing boat in Lower New York Bay. (Credit: NYPD Special Ops, via Twitter)

Search For Missing Boat Near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Police and the U.S. Coast Guard were searching on the evening of Tuesday, Aug. 25 for a boat that capsized near Sandy Hook, New Jersey.

Flooding left streets impassable in Scotch Plains, New Jersey on Wednesday, Aug. 19. (Credit: @njreoking, via Instagram)

Scotch Plains Flooding: Aug. 19, 2015

Cars were submerged and a major roadway was shut down due to flooding in the Scotch Plains, New Jersey area Wednesday afternoon.

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