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Legendary Hoops Coach Hurley Fighting To Keep Cash-Strapped St. Anthony’s Open

A fabled New Jersey school could be closing its doors soon. But its legendary basketball coach is doing everything he can to keep it open.

06/18/2015

A therapy dog at Northern Highlands Regional High School in Bergen County, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Therapy Dogs Help NJ High School Students Deal With Stress

Therapy dogs help people who are sick or have been through traumatic events. Now, some dogs are helping students deal with the stress of high school.

06/18/2015

President Barack Obama pauses as he makes a statement on June 18, 2015, regarding the mass shooting in Charleston, South Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

In Wake Of Charleston Massacre, Obama Again Sounds Gun Control Rallying Cry

CBS News White House correspondent Mark Knoller, who keeps records of such things, said Thursday marked the 14th time Obama had addressed the nation following a gun tragedy.

06/18/2015

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Expected Rain Has New Jersey Farmers, Gardeners Breathing Sigh Of Relief

The rain moving into the Tri-State area this weekend is being welcomed with open arms in New Jersey.

06/18/2015

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N.J. Man Admits To Stabbing Boy Scout Leader He Says Molested Him As Boy

Applause erupted in a New Jersey courtroom Wednesday, after emotional remarks from a man who pleaded guilty to stabbing and killing the man he says molested him as a child.

06/17/2015

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Harvard Bound Valedictorian Banned From Delivering Address At Lodi H.S. Graduation

There was a protest at Lodi High School and it continued on twitter under #LetDevanSpeak, many said that as valedictorian Devan Solanki should be allowed to give the traditional speech at graduation.

06/17/2015

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Rainy Weather Means More Mosquitoes Taking A Bite Out Of Your Weekend Plans

Things are already bad if you’re standing by standing water, but over the weekend, mosquitoes may take a big bite out of your plans.

06/17/2015

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Cresskill Man Arrested In Connection With Woman Missing For Over A Year

Mila Kostadinova was last seen at Antony M. Freay’s home at 189 Jefferson Avenue in Cresskill on June 2, 2014.

06/17/2015

Philip Seidle is accused of shooting and killing his ex-wife, Tamara Seidle, in Asbury Park, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Officer Accused Of Gunning Down His Wife In Asbury Park Pleads Not Guilty

Neptune Sgt. Phillip Seidle is accused of running his ex-wife Tammy off the road Tuesday and then shooting her at point blank range with his service revolver in Asbury Park.

06/17/2015

Memorial for Paterson man killed in hit-and-run accident involving off-duty cop. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Off-Duty Paterson Police Officer Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run Accident

Authorities have suspended a Paterson police officer after they say he left the scene of an accident that killed a pedestrian.

06/17/2015

A car smashed into a building at the Racquets Club of Short Hills on June 17, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Car Slams Into Building At Racquets Club Of Short Hills

A car crashed into a building housing chemicals and chlorine at the Racquets Club of Short Hills Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

06/17/2015

A worker was swept away by the Passaic River in Passaic, New Jersey on Monday, June 15. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Recover Missing Worker’s Body From Passaic River

The body was found Wednesday near the Union Avenue bridge in Rutherford.

06/17/2015

The scene of a hit-and-run in Paterson, New Jersey on Tuesday, June 16. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Struck, Seriously Injured In Paterson Hit-And-Run

A man was struck and injured in a hit-and-run Tuesday night in Paterson, New Jersey.

06/16/2015

Philip Seidle is arrested after allegedly shooting and killing his ex-wife and holding police in a standoff. (Credit: Asbury Park Press)

Prosecutors: Neptune Township Cop Allegedly Killed Ex-Wife, Held Police In Standoff

Prosecutors on Tuesday claimed an off-duty Neptune Township, New Jersey police officer shot and killed his wife, and then began a standoff with police as he allegedly turned the gun on himself.

06/16/2015

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United Airlines To Drop Flights At JFK Airport

United Airlines will stop flying to Kennedy Airport in October and shift the remaining cross-country flights there to its nearby hub in Newark.

06/16/2015