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A crash involving a motorcycle and a postal truck has left one child dead in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (credit: CBS2)

Authorities Identify Toddler Killed In Elizabeth Mail Truck Accident

Officials say 2-year-old Sofia Flores died in Monday morning’s accident at Rahway Avenue and Chilton Street. Her 4-year-old brother and their grandmother were hospitalized with undisclosed injuries.

07/21/2015

A crash involving a motorcycle and a postal truck has left one child dead in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (credit: CBS2)

Toddler Struck, Killed By Mail Truck In Elizabeth, New Jersey

A toddler was struck and killed by a mail truck in an accident that left her older brother and grandmother injured Monday morning in New Jersey, police said.

07/20/2015

Police on the scene of a shooting in Linden, NJ on June 26, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

3 People Gunned Down In 3 New Jersey Towns In Under 90 Minutes

Investigators are looking for suspects after three people were killed within the span of 90 minutes in separate shootings in Union County.

06/26/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a deadly blaze in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (credit: CBS2)

Authorities: Woman, Dog Die In New Jersey House Fire

A woman and dog are dead after a fire ripped through a New Jersey home.

06/01/2015

A car stuck in flood waters in Newark on May 31, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Deluge Of Rain Causes Flooding Across Parts Of Tri-State Area

The rain came down in buckets across the Tri-State area early Sunday evening.

05/31/2015

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Prosecutor: New Jersey Man Bolts While Jury Deliberates In His Assault Trial

A Bergen County, New Jersey man allegedly bolted this week while jurors were deliberating in his assault trial.

03/20/2015

A Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officer accidentally shot himself and a colleague while cleaning his gun at a facility in Elizabeth, police say. (Credit: CBS2)

Port Authority Officer Accidentally Shoots Self, Colleague, Police Say

A Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officer accidentally shot himself and a colleague while cleaning his gun Thursday afternoon, police said.

03/19/2015

David Bardales (credit: Union County Prosecutor's Office)

Police Find Missing Autistic Boy In Elizabeth, NJ

David Bardales, 12, was found in Linden after he went missing just before 9 p.m. Thursday in Elizabeth.

03/13/2015

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NJ Man Gets 9 Years In Prison For Beating, Robbing Gas Station Clerk

Union County prosecutors say 41-year-old Matthew Potter, of Elizabeth, must serve about eight years before he becomes eligible for parole.

03/03/2015

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2 New Jersey Man, Florida Woman Accused In Counterfeit Check Scam

Two northern New Jersey men and a woman from Florida stood accused Wednesday of stealing $700,000 from various banks in several states through a counterfeit check scheme.

02/25/2015

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NJ Man Convicted Of Bludgeoning Wife To Death Gets Life In Prison

A man convicted of bludgeoning and stabbing his wife during a domestic dispute has been sentenced to life in prison.

02/21/2015

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Fire Destroys Home In Elizabeth, New Jersey

More than 80 firefighters on the scene were able to contain the flames to one house.

02/01/2015

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NJ Transit Police Searching For Suspects In Robberies At North Elizabeth Station

New Jersey Transit police are searching for suspects who robbed commuters at gunpoint at the North Elizabeth station Christmas Eve morning.

01/20/2015

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Elizabeth Man Sought In 2014 Murder Surrenders To Authorities

A northern New Jersey man sought in a shooting that left one man dead and another wounded last fall has turned himself in to authorities.

01/07/2015

Crews tear down a building on Elizabeth Avenue and Morrell Street following a four-alarm fire in Elizabeth, N.J. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Elizabeth, NJ, Fire Displaces About 40 People; Building Demolished

Firefighters worked overnight in smothering smoke at Elizabeth Avenue and Morrell Street battling a blaze that tore though the three-story building, gutting apartments on the upper levels and businesses below.

11/30/2014

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