These cylinders containing heroin were allegedly found in the underwear of a traveler from Colombia to John F. Kennedy International Airport. (Credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

Authorities: Man Hid Heroin In Underwear On Flight From Colombia To JFK

A man was busted at John F. Kennedy International Airport last week, after U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents allegedly found heroin in his underwear.


A fire rips through an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Credit: Jesse Zanger/CBS New York)

Fire Destroys Hundreds Of Units In Edgewater, New Jersey Apartment Complex

An extra-alarm fire destroyed hundreds of apartemnts Wednesday evening in complex in Edgewater, New Jersey — and grew so enormous that it even appeared on weather radar.


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Police: Man Found Dead Near Train Tracks In Bogota Not Hit By Train

It remains unclear how the man ended up there and how he died.


Bogota Mayor Antero "Tito" Jackson

Bogota, N.J. Mayor Says Rival’s Dad Punched Him Outside Polling Place

The mayor of Bogota, New Jersey, went to vote on Tuesday and got punched in the head.


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Remains Found In Queens In 2002 ID’d As Missing New Jersey Woman

A New Jersey man learned Wednesday that his wife’s remains have been identified. The housewife vanished without a trace more than a decade ago.


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Bergen County Cops Indicted On Misconduct Charges Stemming From Wild Chase

The charges are not centered on the officer’s use of force, but rather what happened after the shooting incident. The grand jury indictment said the two officers removed shell casings from the scene and lied to detectives about what happened.


Customs and Border Patrol agents say these packets seized July 25, 2012 at JFK International Airport contain heroin. (credit: Customs and Border Patrol)

Customs Agents Recover 8 Pounds Of Heroin Hidden In Hair Treatment

A woman flying from Bogota to JFK had 38 packets of the product in her luggage. It tested positive for heroin, Customs and Border Protection officers said.


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Teaneck Stabbing Suspect Arrested In Florida Before Escaping To Colombia

Customs agents in Florida arrested a suspect in a fatal New Jersey stabbing minutes before his flight took off for Colombia. Authorities found Pedro Guittierez had flown from JFK Airport to Orlando on Tuesday.


Teaneck, N.J. fire

Investigators: Teaneck Fire Set To Mask Murder

Police are searching for clues and a motive after a New Jersey father was shot and then his home was set on fire as an apparent cover-up.


24-year-old Edward Nino Hernandez, the World's Shortest Man, is seen in his home - Bogota, Colombia - Sep 5, 2010 - AP Photo/William Fernando Martinez

Colombian 24-Year-Old Is World’s Shortest Man

Edward Nino Hernandez is in many ways a typical 24-year-old Colombian male. He loves to dance reggaeton, dreams of owning a car, and wants to see the world.