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Yeuri Jimenez (left) and Lenny Montero were allegedly caught with over 3,000 decks of heroin by Bergen County police in Fort Lee, New Jersey. (Credit: Bergen County Police)

Police: Suspects Caught With Over 3,000 Decks Of Heroin In Fort Lee

Police in Bergen County, New Jersey, arrested two men on Friday after allegedly catching them with more than 3,000 decks of heroin that they allegedly planned to sell.

10/10/2014

Shoppers wait for a Kmart to open on Thanksgiving night November 22, 2012 in Griffith, Indiana. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Kmart Announces Major Data Breach Affecting Credit Card Information

Kmart on Friday became the latest retailer to announce a data breach in its payment systems.

10/10/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is pictured in 2007.  (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

N.J. Senate President: Icahn Is Trying To Sell Out Atlantic City Casino Workers

Businessman Carl Icahn and New Jersey state Senate President Stephen Sweeney have launched into a war of words over the issue of casino gambling.

10/10/2014

Experts say these purported Ebola protection kits amount to a scam. (Credit: CBS 2)

Experts: Scammers Are Exploiting Ebola Fears

With the death toll from the Ebola virus now having topped 4,000 people – including one fatality in the U.S. – consumer advocates have been warning of scams that take advantage of people’s fears about the disease.

10/10/2014

Eli Waller (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Sets Up Foundation After Eli Waller, 4, Dies Of Enterovirus D68

The anguished family of 4-year-old Eli Waller of Hamilton, New Jersey spoke Friday for the first time since the boy died of the infamous Enterovirus D68.

10/10/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Says States Should Decide On Same-Sex Marriage

Gov. Chris Christie says it shouldn’t be up to the Supreme Court to decide whether states allow same-sex marriage.

10/10/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

N.J. Transit Suing Insurers For Money To Pay Sandy Repairs

New Jersey Transit is suing its insurers for more help paying to repair damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.

10/09/2014

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N.J. Lawmakers Look At Employer Requirement Of Paid Sick Leave

Labor and trade associations spoke in favor of the bill, arguing that low-wage workers face economic hardships when they take off from work due to sickness but do not get paid.

10/09/2014

Police investigate a break-in at the Yogi Berra Museum on Montclair State University. (Photo by Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Reward Up To $15,000 In Yogi Berra Museum Break-In, Burglary

The reward was increased to $15,000 Thursday for information leading to an arrest in the break-in and burglary at the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center in Little Falls, New Jersey.

10/09/2014

Generators Outside Apartment Building In Belle Harbor (credit: CBS 2)

Following Sandy, 33 N.J. Gas Stations To Share Grant Money For Generators

A group of 33 New Jersey gas stations on and near storm evacuation routes have been approved for grant money by the state to install backup power supplies.

10/09/2014

Dairy Queen store in Kentucky (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Dairy Queen Says Data Breach Affected 395 Stores This Past Summer

Dairy Queen announced Thursday that a security breach struck hundreds of its stores around the country this past summer – including some in the Tri-State Area.

10/09/2014

Sayreville High School (credit: CBS 2)

Christie Calls Sayreville High School Football Hazing Allegations ‘Extraordinarily Disturbing’

Gov. Chris Christie has expressed outrage at allegations of hazing and intimidation surrounding Sayreville High School’s football team.

10/09/2014

Unidentified debris that fell onto Secaucus waste water treatment plant. (credit: Steve Brownowich)

Man Believes Debris Fell From Sky Onto Secaucus Waste Water Treatment Plant

The operations foreman at a waste water treatment plant in Secaucus, New Jersey believes a piece of debris fell from the sky onto the facility Wednesday.

10/09/2014

The Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson, left, and Antonio Allen line up against the Detroit Lions at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 28, 2014. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Monmouth Park Racetrack Forms Group To Handle Sports Betting

A New Jersey racetrack has taken another step toward offering sports betting if it becomes legal in New Jersey.

10/09/2014

Jersey City Police BIG DL

Man Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of Ex-Girlfriend In Jersey City

Authorities say a 43-year-old man has been charged with murder after they say he fatally stabbed his former girlfriend in Jersey City.

10/09/2014