Jersey City

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Authorities: Hypodermic Needles Found Near Dead Woman At Newport Centre Mall

Authorities say a woman found dead inside a bathroom at a northern New Jersey mall this week apparently died of a drug overdose.

01/27/2015

Light snow falls in Paramus, NJ on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Gov. Christie Declares Travel Ban As New Jersey Readies For Major Winter Storm

Christie urged people to stay home Monday evening and Tuesday in order to help road crews to clear the highways and streets.

01/26/2015

A man waits for a PATH train to depart at the World Trade Center.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers: Proposal To Eliminate Overnight PATH Service Put On Hold

Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto said Port Authority Chairman John Degnan agreed to put the proposal on hold.

01/14/2015

Yusuf Ibrahim (credit: New Jersey State Police)

Jersey City Man Accused In Murder Of 2 Sentenced For Unrelated Robberies

A Jersey City man charged with murdering and decapitating two men was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday for two unrelated robberies.

01/08/2015

Firefighters battle a fire in Jersey City on Jan. 8, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Firefighters Face Frozen Hydrants, Fierce Winds While Battling Jersey City Blaze

The fire broke out around 12:30 a.m. Thursday at a three-story home on Washburn Street.

01/08/2015

PATH trains pulls into the WTC station. (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Officials Rip Proposal To End Overnight PATH Service

The suggestion to eliminate the service is buried on page 81 of a 100-page report from a special panel formed by Govs. Chris Christie and Andrew Cuomo to reform the Port Authority.

12/28/2014

Jersey City skyline (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Jersey City Casino Could Be A Winner, Some Say

New York’s plans to build three casinos further north of the city suburbs is seen as great news for New Jersey’s prospective gaming industry.

12/18/2014

Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Citi Bike Could Expand Into Jersey City In 2015

The City Council is considering a new plan that would allow riders to dock their bikes at PATH train stations in Jersey City and then hop on another bike when they arrive in Manhattan.

12/17/2014

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Former Jersey City Police Dispatcher Charged With Murder In Wife’s Strangulation

A former Jersey City police dispatcher has been charged with murder in the strangulation death of his wife.

12/13/2014

An estimated 10,000 customers in Jersey City lost power on the evening of Friday, Dec. 12. (Credit: SJO)

Raccoon To Blame For Jersey City Power Outage, PATH Shutdown

A raccoon caused an outage Friday evening that cut power to more than 10,000 customers in Jersey City, and shut down much of the service on the PATH Train system for about an hour and a half.

12/12/2014

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Police: Man Stabbed During Jersey City Bar Brawl

Authorities say a man escaped serious injury when he was stabbed in the back during a large brawl outside a northern New Jersey bar.

11/28/2014

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Jersey City Police Officer Found Dead In Cambodia

A Jersey City police officer died this week while traveling in Cambodia, officials said Thursday.

11/27/2014

A combination body camera radio microphone. (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Cops In Newark, Jersey City And Paterson Getting Body Cameras

Police in New Jersey’s three largest cities will be getting body cameras to record their arrests.

11/26/2014

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New Jersey Officials: Stay Away From Hudson River In Jersey City After Sewer Break

The New Jersey state Department of Environmental Protection warned residents Friday not to have direct contact with the lower Hudson River or fish in those waters due to a sewer main break.

11/21/2014

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Jersey City Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash In Connecticut

A pilot from Jersey City, New Jersey has survived a small plane crash in Connecticut.

11/15/2014

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