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FILE -- New Jersey state Sen. Richard Codey (credit: Getty Images)

NJ Sen. Richard Codey Proposes Bill To Limit Holiday Shopping On Thanksgiving

State Sen. Richard Codey is introducing a bill that would bar retailers from opening before 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

11/26/2014

A combination body camera radio microphone. (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Cops In Newark, Jersey City And Paterson Getting Body Cameras

Police in New Jersey’s three largest cities will be getting body cameras to record their arrests.

11/26/2014

Hudson County Prosecutor's Office Detective Joseph Walker has advised people to keep their cool in road rage situations. He was acquitted in a fatal road rage shooting last year. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: NJ Detective Acquitted In Road Rage Incident Advises Others To Keep Cool

New Jersey Police Detective Joseph Walker spoke exclusively about the case that had him facing murder charges in Maryland – and advised others to stay level-headed.

11/25/2014

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Rain, Snow Threatens Thanksgiving Getaway

Some Thanksgiving travelers along the East Coast were heading out early because of a forecast calling for a nor’easter that will bring rain and snow.

11/25/2014

Gregory Rocco, of Brooklyn, NY, looks at an iPhone 5C on display at the Fifth Avenue Apple store on September 20, 2013.   (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

N.J. Senator Aims To Increase Punishment Of Leaked Private Photos, Videos

A New Jersey lawmaker wants to increase penalties for leaking a person’s private videos and photos _ like the nude pictures of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities posted online earlier this year.

11/25/2014

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Authorities: No Link Found Between Deadly Newark Shootings

Authorities say they have found no links connecting the fatal shootings of two men in Newark.

11/25/2014

This black duffel bag full of cocaine was found in a container of was agents expected to be wine at Port Newark. (Credit: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)

Authorities: More Than 35 Pounds Of Cocaine Found In Port Newark Shipment

Customs agents at Port Newark uncorked more than they bargained for after inspecting a ship in October.

11/25/2014

Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. makes a one-handed touchdown catch in the second quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium on November 23, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants’ Beckham Felt ‘Zippy Strong’ The Night He Made ‘The Catch’

By now, most everyone has seen the catch, but you may not have noticed the green bracelets Beckham was wearing on that famous right hand.

11/25/2014

Rogelio Chavix-Tacen (credit: Hudson County Sheriff's Office)

Police Release Photo Of Driver Wanted In NJ Hit-And-Run That Injured Brothers

The Hudson County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshals Service are looking for Rogelio Chavix-Tacen, who was last seen in Fairview.

11/25/2014

Assemblyman Troy Singleton has proposed legislation that would make 'rape by fraud' a crime in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Proposed Legislation Would Make ‘Rape By Fraud’ A Crime In New Jersey

A New Jersey lawmaker has a plan that would make it a crime to lie in order to sleep with someone.

11/24/2014

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Woman, Man Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Moonachie, N.J.

A man and his girlfriend were killed Monday in an apparent murder-suicide in Moonachie, New Jersey, authorities said Monday.

11/24/2014

Heroin (file/credit: Hassan Ammar/AFP/Getty Images)

Dozens Arrested In Newark, Paterson Heroin Busts

The indictment stems from two traffic stops in March in which state troopers allegedly seized drugs and weapons, which then led to the search of two apartments in Paterson.

11/24/2014

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5 Now Charged In Alleged Sex Assault At Ramapo College

Three more defendants had been charged Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a female student at Ramapo College in New Jersey, prosecutors said.

11/24/2014

$219,000 table at Kean University (Credit: Kean University)

Lawmaker Calls For Review After Kean University Buys $219K Table

According to Assemblyman Joe Cryan, Kean had the highest tuition increase of any public university in New Jersey last year.

11/24/2014

Some Sussex County said they've seen discolored water in recent days. (credit: CBS2)

Some Sussex County Residents Worried About ‘Gucky’ Drinking Water

A construction crew hit a water main, causing the problem. More than 2,000 customers who get their water from Agra Environmental and Laboratory Services didn’t have water for two days.

11/24/2014