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Mendham Borough Welcome Sign (file / credit: Borough of Mendham)

Man Pleads Guilty To Destroying Monument To Clergy Sex Abuse Victims

A New Jersey man admitted Wednesday to using a sledgehammer to smash a monument of victims of clergy sexual abuse in Morristown.

01/15/2014

Autumn Pasquale (credit: Facebook/FindAutumn)

Crowd Gathers To Remember 12-Year-Old Girl Who Was Slain In N.J.

Dozens of people gathered at a park in southern New Jersey Sunday to honor a 12-year-old girl who was killed last year by a teenage boy who lured her to his home.

10/20/2013

Brittney Cofresi (CBS)

During 9/11 Names Ceremony, Teen Tells Obama Not To Bring Us To Another War

The reading of the names ceremony took a slight political turn Wednesday morning when a teenager who was reading the names of victims, mentioned her fallen uncle.

09/11/2013

A cross cut into this steel beam that is part of a planned 9/11 memorial has stirred controversy in Princeton, N.J. (Credit CBS 2)

Touching Tribute Or Too Religious? 9/11 Memorial Stirs Controversy In N.J.

Elected officials in a New Jersey town are concerned that a 9/11 memorial may violate the law.

08/23/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Report: Vandals Made Off With 9/11 Memorial Plaque

The search is on for a September 11 memorial that was stolen from baseball field on Long Island.

07/20/2013

Dedication In Patchogue

Girl Who Sent Message In A Bottle Honored On Long Island

A special ceremony was held in Patchogue, Long Island Saturday to remember a young lady who left a special message in a bottle.

07/13/2013

(Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Kuchar Holds On To Win The Memorial By Two Shots

Kuchar rolled in one last birdie to win the Memorial by two shots and join Tiger Woods as the only multiple winners on the PGA this year.

06/02/2013

(L) Sergio Garcia emerges from a meeting in the rules office on May 22, 2013 in Virginia Water, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images); (R) Tiger Woods reacts to his missed birdie putt on the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on May 12, 2013. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Jack Nicklaus On Woods-Garcia Spat: ‘It’s Stupid’

Nicklaus only has to look at some of the clashes on the PGA Tour in recent months to see how far golf has come since he was in his prime. That’s not necessarily a good thing.

05/30/2013

N.J. Sexual Abuse Victims' Memorial

Advocates Rededicate Sexual Abuse Victims’ Memorial Twice Hit By Vandals

Advocates for victims of child sexual abuse rededicated a monument in Morris County, N.J., Sunday that has twice been the target of vandalism.

04/28/2013

Detectives Vigil

NYPD Detectives Honored On Staten Island 10 Years After Murders

Residents of Staten Island on Sunday paid tribute to two New York City police detectives who were killed in a notorious shooting 10 years ago to the day.

03/10/2013

9/11 Memorial At World Trade Center Site (credit: Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Tiles On Display In New Exhibit

The handpainted tiles that adorned a fence outside the former St. Vincent’s Hospital for a decade after Sept. 11, 2001, in Greenwich Village are part of a new exhibit.

01/12/2013

Memorial At Sandy Hook Elementary School Dec. 18, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Visitors Continue To Seek Comfort At Memorial In Front Of Sandy Hook Elementary School

The memorial features 26 Christmas tree donated by the local firehouse, one for each victim, circling the perimeter of a memorial stuffed with teddy bears wet from the rain.

12/18/2012

President Obama Addresses The Nation On The Connecticut School Shooting

President Obama To Travel To Newtown For Interfaith Vigil On Sunday

The president had planned to travel to Maine on Wednesday for an event promoting his positions in “fiscal cliff” negotiations, but the White House canceled that trip because of the shooting.

12/15/2012

Rendering of the 9/11 Museum (credit: National September 11 Memorial & Museum)

9/11 Families Express Anger And Frustration Over Absence Of Museum At Ground Zero

Families of 9/11 victims have expressed anger and disappointment that another anniversary will pass without a museum at Ground Zero.

09/09/2012

(credit: Garrett Ziegler)

Hudson River Park Art Walk: 8 Pieces Of Outdoor Artwork to See

The roughly two mile-stretch of Hudson River Park between Grand Street in Tribeca and West 29th in Chelsea offers tremendous views of the New Jersey shoreline, the Manhattan skyline and Lady Liberty herself, along with eight fascinating works of art.

08/09/2012

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