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Yeshiva student Aaron Sofer of Lakewood, New Jersey has been missing in Israel since Friday, Aug. 22. (Credit: Lakewood Mayor's office)

Vigil Held For N.J. Yeshiva Student Missing In Israel

New Jersey politicians on Monday called for more help from both the U.S. and Israeli governments for a student who went missing during a hike in Jerusalem last week.

08/25/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Parking Lot

An overwhelming smell led police to a body in Elizabeth, New Jersey Monday evening.

08/25/2014

A 15-year-old boy fell 30 feet after allegedly sneaking onto this zip line on the grounds of Glen Rock High School. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Teenage Boy Falls 30 Feet After Sneaking Onto Glen Rock, N.J. Zip Line

A boy was hospitalized with broken bones this past weekend, after he allegedly sneaked onto a zip line in Glen Rock, New Jersey.

08/25/2014

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New Jersey Lawmakers Consider Repeal Of State’s Inheritance Tax

Currently, the state’s inheritance tax requires anyone other than a spouse, child, parent or grandparent of the deceased who inherits more than $25,000 to pay taxes on the sum.

08/24/2014

Brick, New Jersey police Officer Justin Delaney is accused of stalking his girlfriend through cellphone and social media communications. (Credit: Ocean County Prosecutor's office)

Brick, N.J. Police Officer Accused Of Stalking Ex-Girlfriend

A Brick, New Jersey police officer was indicted this week, on charges that he harassed and stalked his former girlfriend by phone, text and social media.

08/22/2014

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Man Charged In Stabbing Of Housemate In Englewood, New Jersey

Police on Thursday said an Englewood, New Jersey man was “lucky to be alive” after he was stabbed in the heart.

08/21/2014

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Suit Filed By Family Of Mentally Ill Man Shot Dead By Paterson Police

The family of a 39-year-old mentally ill man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Paterson, nearly two years after the man was shot and killed by a Paterson police officer.

08/20/2014

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2 Hospitalized When Steam Pipe Breaks In Edison, N.J. Laboratory

A ruptured steam pipe sent two people to the hospital from an Edison, New Jersey laboratory Wednesday afternoon.

08/20/2014

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Data Breach Strikes 51 UPS Stores Around U.S.

UPS Stores across the country have been hit with a data breach may have been going on since January.

08/20/2014

Deadly crash in Freehold, New Jersey on Aug. 19, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Three People Killed In Multi-Vehicle Crash In Freehold, N.J.

As Joe Biermann reported from Chopper 2, the accident occurred on Route 33 at Kozloski Road.

08/19/2014

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McCormick Company Issues Voluntary Recall Of Oregano Over Salmonella Concerns

The product was shipped to 41 states including New Jersey and New York, and has ‘best by’ dates of August 21 and 22, of 2016.

08/15/2014

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Counselor, 16, Accused Of Molesting 6-Year-Old Boys At Tenafly Day Camp

A 16-year-old camp counselor stood accused Thursday of molesting three 6-year-old boys at a camp in Tenafly, New Jersey.

08/14/2014

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N.J. Pharmacy Owner, 15 Others Charged In Oxycodone Distribution Scheme

The owner of a pharmacy in Belleville, New Jersey was accused along with 15 others Wednesday with running a scheme to obtain and distribute oxycodone fraudulently.

08/13/2014

Port Authority Bus Terminal on July 23, 2014. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Bus Terminal Woes: Commuters Sound Off

Port Authority asked New Jersey commuters what they think of the facility and the responses are not great.

08/12/2014

One of two lawn signs put up by the the Studio B artists' group in Maplewood, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Artists Satirize Ubiquitous Lawn Signs In Maplewood, New Jersey

Lawn signs have pitted neighbor against neighbor in Maplewood, New Jersey – and some studio owners have decided to lampoon them with an art project.

08/08/2014

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