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Teen Charged In String Of Tuesday Night Robberies In Fair Lawn

Police in one northern New Jersey town say they have arrested a robbery who had a busy Tuesday night.

11/19/2014

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

Four Assistant Football Coaches Suspended From Sayreville High School Now Reinstated

Four assistant New Jersey high school football coaches who were suspended amid hazing and sexual assault charges filed against players will keep their teaching jobs.

11/19/2014

A baby was found dead in a recycling facility in Farmingdale Township, New Jersey on Tuesday, Nov. 11. Police released two photos of articles of clothing found near the body. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

Police Seek Mother Of Dead Newborn Found At Monmouth County Recycling Center

State Police are still trying to find the mother of a dead newborn that was found in the trash at a recycling center in New Jersey.

11/19/2014

Fiery crash on New Jersey Turnpike. (credit: MHZIYA)

1 Dead In Fiery Crash On New Jersey Turnpike

One person was killed in a fiery crash involving three tractor-trailers on the New Jersey Turnpike.

11/19/2014

A fatal accident snagged the New Jersey Turnpike late on Tuesday, Nov.  18. (Credit: msleye)

Fatal Crash Snags New Jersey Turnpike In Cranbury Township

At least one person was killed Tuesday night in a fiery crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in Cranbury Township.

11/18/2014

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Seen At 11: Health Experts Sound The Alarm On Possible Health Risks Of Leaf Blowers

From the city to the suburbs, the hum of leaf blowers is a familiar sound. But it’s not the noise that has people up in arms– it’s their potential health hazard.

11/18/2014

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Bitter Winds Blamed In Fire That Spread To Multiple Buildings In Cliffside, N.J.

A fire broke out late Tuesday in a multi-story apartment building that was under construction in Cliffside Park, New Jersey, and spread to other buildings.

11/18/2014

Michael Ettz (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Lodi Teacher Offered Plea Deal In Accident That Injured Bergen County Police Officer

Prosecutors are offering a plea deal to a Lodi teacher accused of driving drunk when he rear-ender a police car, leaving the officer with a traumatic brain injury.

11/18/2014

The Deliv service offers purchase delivery at shopping malls. (Credit: CBS2/Deliv)

‘Deliv’ Purchase Delivery Service Makes Debut At New Jersey Malls

A brand new delivery service could make the holiday shopping season a little easier.

11/18/2014

President Barack Obama delivers remarks at an Organizing for Action "Obamacare Summit" at the St. Regis Hotel on Nov. 4, 2013, in Washington, D.C.  (credit: Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

‘Grubergate’ Videos Have Republicans Screaming For Repealing Of Obamacare

Word of stunning statements made by a major architect of the Affordable Care Act has Republicans vowing to repeal it.

11/18/2014

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New Jersey Child Welfare Worker Stabbed At Office

A monitor appointed to oversee New Jersey’s child-welfare system said Tuesday that the state government’s response to a stabbing of a caseworker could be critical to keep making progress in a system that was previously laden with problems.

11/18/2014

Tracy Morgan (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Lawyer: Comedian Tracy Morgan Suffered Traumatic Brain Injury In NJ Tpke Crash

A lawyer for Tracy Morgan said the comedian suffered a traumatic brain injury in the highway crash that almost killed him — and took the life of another comedian.

11/18/2014

FILE -- Bulldozer (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Drunken New Jersey Man Stole Bulldozer To Get Ride Home

A New Jersey man who was drunk stole a bulldozer in order to get a ride home, police said.

11/18/2014

Theresa Tumbleson (Toms River PD)

Police Search For Woman Accused Of Letting Dog Pee On Clothes At Lane Bryant Store

Police are searching for a New Jersey woman whose dog marked its territory in a unique way.

11/18/2014

Wind Chills

Bitter Cold Set To Slam Tri-State Area; Threat Of Slick Roads For AM Rush

Bitter cold will shock the system as Tri-State Area residents wake up on Monday, and slippery roads could mean problems for the morning rush.

11/17/2014