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Students at the Bergen Arts and Science Charter School in Hackensack were warned by the FBI about ISIS recruitment as seen in a recent video (inset) on Wednesday, May 19. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI Speaks To Bergen County High School Students About ISIS Recruitment Threat

The FBI has targeted Bergen County, New Jersey to stop Islamic State militants from getting a stronghold there – and agents have been going to high school with a message.

05/19/2015

A customer pumps gasoline into his car. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Jersey Senate Leader Hits Brakes On Pump-Your-Own Gas Bill

Senate President Steve Sweeney said on Tuesday that recently introduced measures to roll back the law requiring gas station attendants to pump gas will not be posted as long as he’s in charge.

05/19/2015

A coyote (credit: ClipArt.com)

Small Dog Recovering After Fighting Off Coyote In Saddle River

The small dog fought with the coyote and escaped, police said. It was taken to an animal hospital and is recovering with its family.

05/19/2015

Students at Montclair High School in New Jersey tell CBS2's Tracee Carrasco they believe the dress code discriminates against girls. (Credit: CBS2)

Montclair, N.J. High School Students Say Dress Code Discriminates Against Girls

Some female students in Montclair, New Jersey say they were shamed in school for what they were wearing, and have called the school dress code sexist.

05/18/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gives a speech on foreign policy at Prescott Park May 18, 2015 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Christie, a possible Republican presidential candidate, called for more warships and planes and laid out his vision for dealing with foreign enemies.  (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Christie: Running Against Female Opponent In 2013 Was Good Prep Against Clinton

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Monday said his 2013 race for reelection against a female opponent has helped prepare him for a potential campaign against Hillary Rodham Clinton.

05/18/2015

The Rev. Warren Hall claims he was fired from Seton Hall University for supporting an LGBT advocacy group. (Credit: CBS2)

Priest Says He Was Fired From Seton Hall For Supporting LGBT Advocacy Group

Questions about sexuality and spirituality have begun swirling on the campus of Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey – following what some have called the firing of a well-known reverend.

05/18/2015

An NJ TRANSIT train is shown pulling into Secaucus at 38 mph -- higher than the advised speed. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: NJ TRANSIT Trains Found Going Far Faster Than Advised Speeds

CBS2 wanted to find out how fast trains in our area are going, and Meg Baker went out with an array of technology to investigate.

05/18/2015

Students write positive messages on Pascack Valley High School's walls after alleged white supremacist incidents. (credit: CBS2)

Students Frustrated By Repeated Messages Of Hate Found In New Jersey School

Disturbing signs of hate were recently discovered at a Bergen County high school. Students are demanding administrators step up and put an end to it.

05/18/2015

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Report: New Jersey Self-Service Gas Bill Gaining Momentum

For 66 years, New Jersey gas stations by law have been exclusively full service.

05/18/2015

A black bear was spotted roaming the streets of Caldwell. (Credit: Jennifer Szewcyk via CBS2)

Black Bear Spotted On Bloomfield Ave In Caldwell

People in Caldwell may have been doing double takes on Sunday.

05/17/2015

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Divorce Expo Being Held In New Jersey This Week

You’ve likely heard of an expo for everything from cars to electronics. But what about a divorce expo?

05/17/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

NJ TRANSIT Holding Public Hearings This Week On Proposed Rate Hikes, Service Cuts

NJ TRANSIT is holding nine scheduled hearings this week to allow the public the opportunity to sound off on its proposed fare hikes and service cuts.

05/17/2015

An extra-alarm fire broke out on the boardwalk in Ocean City, New Jersey on Saturday, May 16. (Credit: Jada Ramos, via Twitter)

Fire Rips Through Shop On Boardwalk In Ocean City, New Jersey

An extra-alarm fire broke out in a shop on the boardwalk Saturday evening in Ocean City, New Jersey.

05/16/2015

A parachute is seen on the ground in Wantage, N.J. following an accident on May 14, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Skydiver Dies After Accident Hitting Ground In Wantage, N.J.

A skydiver has died, after being seriously injured in a jump in Wantage, New Jersey earlier this week.

05/16/2015

A man pumps gas in Washington Township, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

Assemblyman Proposes Self-Service Gas Stations In New Jersey

For drivers born and raised in New Jersey, pumping your own gas is a foreign concept.

05/16/2015