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Newark Police Cruiser (file/credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Woman Dead, Man Injured In Newark Playground Shooting

Newark police on Wednesday were investigating a shooting on a playground, which left a 24-year-old woman dead and a man wounded.

09/04/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (file / credit: Mayor's Office)

Newark Mayor Booker Briefly Hospitalized After Saving Neighbors From Fire

He holds the title of Newark mayor, but on Thursday night Cory Booker may have also earned the honor of hero.

04/12/2012