NJ News

Quadruple rainbow appears over Glen Cove on Apr. 21, 2015. (credit:  Twitter/@amanda_curtis)

Double, Quadruple Rainbows Spotted On LI Following Stormy Weather

What are you seeing in your area? Tweet us your photos to @CBSNewYork or post them to our Facebook page.

04/21/2015

Stephen Sinisi was out walking his dog, Raleigh, in Norwood when he was attacked by a coyote. (credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

Another Coyote Captured, Dens Found After Norwood, NJ Man Is Bitten

A Norwood resident who was attacked by a coyote while walking his dog said he thought it was a dog approaching him.

04/20/2015

Wild Turkey (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Wild Turkey Takes Up Residence At Closter, NJ Supermarket Parking Lot

According to state Fish and Wildlife Division, the turkey dubbed Tom-Tom is a young male, known as a jake.

04/20/2015

Armoni Sexton, Paterson high school basketball player killed in drive-by shooting. (credit: Paterson Charter School of Science and Technology)

Paterson Police Arrest Suspect In Drive-By Shooting Death Of Teen

Gregory Oliver is facing murder, two counts of attempted murder and weapons possession charges, police said.

04/20/2015

Picatinny Arsenal in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Czech National Held After Security Breach At Picatinny Arsenal In New Jersey

The threat seemed real when a driver tried to enter at the Picatinny Arsenal U.S. Army installation in Rockaway Township, New Jersey late last week – creating suspicion at the truck entrance.

04/20/2015

A NJ TRANSIT train along the Boonton Line in Towaco (credit: NJT via Flickr)

NJ TRANSIT Proposes 9 Percent Fare Hikes, Service Cuts

Among the increases is a 75-cent hike for a one-way ride from Metropark to New York. The proposed monthly rate for that route would rise by $26, to $310.

04/20/2015

Laptop Computer (credit: clipart.com)

Prosecutors: Plainfield Police Officer Sold Stolen Computer Equipment

Vincent Saggese, who serves on the Plainfield Police Department, is charged with official misconduct and receiving stolen property, according to Somerset County prosecutors.

04/20/2015

Police investigating a possible case of "swatting" in Eastchester, New York on April 4, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Sen. Schumer Proposing Tougher ‘Swatting’ Penalties

Sen. Charles Schumer is introducing legislation to deter “swatting,” a new crime trend that’s costing law enforcement thousands of dollars.

04/20/2015

An alligator found inside a home in Long Branch, New Jersey (Credit: Long Branch Police Department)

Police Find Small Alligator Inside Long Branch, NJ Home

It’s not clear who owns the reptile.

04/19/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

2 Escape Serious Injury When Car Is Struck By Train In Elmwood Park

The driver, a 55-year-old woman from Yonkers, New York, and her passenger were both treated at hospitals for injuries that were not considered life-threatening.

04/19/2015

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Rooming House Tenant Found Dead In Somerville, NJ

The tenants reportedly called the landlord and the state, but it was days later when someone finally came and took the person way.

04/18/2015

A brush fire broke out in Prospect Park on Monday, April 6. (Credit: Brooklynpippi)

National Weather Service Issues Brush Fire Warning For NYC Area

The National Weather Service has issued a fire warning for the New York City area because of dry brush and gusty winds.

04/18/2015

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Videos Of Loved Ones Used To Spur Memories In Dementia Patients

Some people are trying something different when it comes to their relatives who have dementia.

04/18/2015

(Credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Garden State Farmers Looking to Boost Interest In Local Farms, Nurseries

Now that it’s time to spruce up the flower beds, Garden State farmers are looking for business.

04/18/2015

Uber Technologies  (Photo Illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Uber: Proposed New Jersey Bill Would Force Company Out Of State

Republican Assemblyman Jack Ciatarelli said it’s all about having an even playing field.

04/18/2015