Prosecutors: Woman Fatally Beat Family Dog, Bragged About ItMercer County prosecutors say Hightstown resident Michelle Wankoff, 19, faces charges of animal cruelty and tampering with evidence.
NJ TRANSIT Northeast Corridor Delays After Person Hit By TrainThe death occurred just west of the Metropark Station after 5 a.m. Friday when a train from Trenton headed for New York hit the person.
Small Earthquake Recorded Near Central New JerseyOfficials say a very small earthquake in central New Jersey has caused no damage or injuries.
Proposed Legislation Would Make ‘Rape By Fraud’ A Crime In New JerseyA New Jersey lawmaker has a plan that would make it a crime to lie in order to sleep with someone.
NJ Appeals Court OKs New Charter School RulesA New Jersey appeals court has ruled that the state Board of Education has the authority to change charter school rules to make it easier for existing charters to open new satellite campuses.
Trenton Man, Cesar Urena Valverde, Sentenced To Four Years In Prison After Child Porn SweepA central New Jersey man caught up in a child pornography sweep last year is now headed to state prison.
Families Press Lawmakers For Answers About ‘Return Home New Jersey’ ProgramParents of disabled adults say they are getting the run-around from state agencies in their fight to keep their relatives safe.
Lawmakers Demand Answers About Controversial ‘Return Home New Jersey’ ProgramNow, as the fall legislative session begins democrats and republicans are working to overturn the state's decision to take them out of their treatment facilities and put them into group homes.
Activists Call For Marijuana Legalization In New JerseySeveral speakers urged the crowd to push state and federal lawmakers to legalize or decriminalize marijuana.
Man Suing Newark Archdiocese Over Alleged Sexual AbuseA northern New Jersey man is suing the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark, alleging that a now-deceased priest sexually molested him more than 30 years ago.
Man Gets 4 Years In Prison For Stealing Car Used In Trenton Drive-ByLouis Alvarado, of Hamilton, was sentenced on Friday to four years in prison after pleading guilty to receiving stolen property and other charges.
New Brunswick Couple Charged With Running Brothels Around N.J.Authorities say that a New Brunswick couple has been charged with running a prostitution ring with women in the country illegally in at least eight brothels across the state.