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Assemblyman Troy Singleton has proposed legislation that would make 'rape by fraud' a crime in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Proposed Legislation Would Make ‘Rape By Fraud’ A Crime In New Jersey

A New Jersey lawmaker has a plan that would make it a crime to lie in order to sleep with someone.

19 hours ago

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Woman, Man Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Moonachie, N.J.

A man and his girlfriend were killed Monday in an apparent murder-suicide in Moonachie, New Jersey, authorities said Monday.

22 hours ago

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5 Now Charged In Alleged Sex Assault At Ramapo College

Three more defendants had been charged Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a female student at Ramapo College in New Jersey, prosecutors said.

23 hours ago

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Advocates Say Battle Over Sports Betting In NJ Isn’t Finished

Attorney Dennis Drazin said the real battle will be in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.

11/22/2014

E-ZPass lanes ahead of the Holland Tunnel. (Credit: CBS2)

Drivers Beware: E-ZPass Discounts Don’t Apply Across State Lines

Drivers with E-ZPass can get a discount on tolls, but it’s not as easy as one might think.

11/19/2014

Children recite the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of the school day (file/credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

N.J. Attorneys Go To Battle Over Phrase ‘Under God’ In Pledge Of Allegiance

Attorneys offered contrasting interpretations of the Pledge of Allegiance during oral arguments Wednesday in a New Jersey family’s lawsuit claiming a school district is discriminating against their child’s atheist beliefs.

11/19/2014

Dwayne Johnson was convicted on Wednesday, Nov. 19, of stomping and kicking his former friend, Terrence Everett, to death in Newark. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Man Convicted Of Beating Former Friend To Death On Streets Of Newark

A jury in Newark convicted a man Wednesday of stomping and kicking another man in the head until he died.

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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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

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

The new fire station in Bayonne, New Jersey. (Credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Bayonne, New Jersey Dedicates First New Fire Station In Over 80 Years

Bayonne, New Jersey on Monday dedicated the first standalone fire station to be built in the city in more than 80 years.

11/17/2014

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Brothers, 11 And 20, Critically Injured In North Bergen Hit-And-Run

Authorities in North Bergen, New Jersey were searching Saturday afternoon for a hit-and-run driver who struck two pedestrians – one of them 11-year-old boy who ended up impaled on a fence.

11/15/2014

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Pennsylvania Brothers Accused In Multiple New Jersey Burglaries

Two Pennsylvania brothers were hit with federal charges this week, for their alleged roles in a string of commercial burglaries throughout New Jersey.

11/15/2014

The Sugar Hill Gang performs the MTV Networks UpFront at The Theater at Madison Square Garden May 05, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Sugarhill Gang Member, Hip-Hop Pioneer Big Bank Hank Dies At 57

Big Bank Hank, a member of the pioneering hip-hop group the Sugarhill Gang responsible for one of the most popular rap songs of all time, “Rapper’s Delight,” has died of complications of cancer in New Jersey Tuesday at the age of 57.

11/11/2014

A fire broke out late Monday, Nov. 10 in a barn at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, N.J. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Breaks Out In Barn At Six Flags Great Adventure In N.J.

A fire broke out late Monday at a barn at the Six Flags Great Adventure amusement park in Jackson, New Jersey.

11/10/2014

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