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Protesters rally in Fredon, N.J. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Protesters Rally As NJ’s Annual Hunt Nets 55 Black Bears

The six-day hunt aims to control the state’s black bear population, now estimated at about 2,900.

12/03/2012

A Black Bear - File / Photo: China Photos/Getty Images

Case Against NJ Bear Hunt Ended By Supreme Court

The Animal Protection League of New Jersey and the Bear Education and Resource Group challenged the Division of Fish and Wildlife’s Comprehensive Black Bear Management Policy, which includes an annual hunt.

04/13/2012

Black Bear (file / credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Protesters Turn Out For Final Day Of NJ’s Black Bear Hunt

As of Friday night, 410 bears have been harvested during the hunt’s first five days.

12/10/2011

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Weather Continues To Hamper NJ Bear Hunters

Hunters killed 17 bears on Wednesday and 52 on Tuesday. That compares to 257 during the first day of the hunt on Monday.

12/08/2011

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NJ Bear Hunt Slows Amid Wet Weather

The number of kills dropped sharply in the rain with hunters bagging 52 bruins on Tuesday. That’s down from 257 on the first day of the hunt Monday.

12/07/2011

Black Bear (file / credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

200 Bears Killed On 1st Day Of Controversial NJ Bear Hunt

The state says it has to reduce the black bear population in because there are too many bear-human encounters. However, opponents argue it’s about trophies, rugs and politics.

12/05/2011

Sex Assault Suspect Sketch

NYPD: Sex Assault Suspect On The Loose

The hunt is on for a sexual predator in Queens. The NYPD released a sketch of a man who, they said, attacked a woman Tuesday morning in Jamaica.

CBS 2–08/07/2010