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The White House (Credit, Randy Yagi)

New Jersey Man Charged In Second White House Intrusion Incident

The second person arrested in 24 hours for trespassing at the White House was in a car with New Jersey license plates.

09/20/2014

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2 Bodies Found In Raritan River In Perth Amboy

Two bodies were found in the Raritan River in New Jersey Saturday, but authorities said the deaths do not appear to be related.

09/20/2014

A long line forms for cheap gas at a Costco in Edison, New Jersey. (Credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Crowds Flock To New Jersey Gas Stations As Prices Drop

Low gas prices drew big crowds at service stations in New Jersey Saturday.

09/20/2014

Gas Station (credit: CBS 2)

As The Summer Travel Season Ends, Gas Prices In New Jersey Are Falling

With summer wrapping up and New York area residents going on fewer road trips, gas prices are falling.

09/19/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie during a Super Bowl ceremony on February 1, 2014 in Times Square. (Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie: ‘Honest, Decent’ Goodell Should Remain NFL Commish

Christie, who worked with the commissioner during the lead-up to the Super Bowl, said Goodell should not be judged solely on his error in the Ray Rice case.

09/19/2014

A Montville Township, New Jersey police vehicle. (Credit: CBS 2)

Montville, N.J. Plan Would Allow Searches Without Warrants For Underage Drinking

A proposed ordinance in Montville, New Jersey could give police officers broad powers – including entering private property – if underage drinking is even suspected.

09/18/2014

Paterson police cruiser (Photo: CBS 2)

Man Shot, Killed In Paterson Bar

A man was shot and killed Monday evening at a bar in Paterson, New Jersey.

09/15/2014

Brake lights illuminated as traffic backs up at a toll plaza. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Survey: Idaho Outranks New York For Nation’s Rudest Drivers

Some say New York has some pretty bad drivers, and a new survey agreed. But New York is not number one.

09/15/2014

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Rahway, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Hospitalized With Severe Illness In Rahway, N.J. After Visiting Nigeria

A man who traveled to Nigeria was being treated at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Rahway, New Jersey Friday evening, after suffering from a fever and vomiting.

09/12/2014

Jail cells (file/credit: clipart.com)

50 Years For N.J. Man Who Stabbed Wife To Death, Covered Her In Pig Mask

A man was sentenced to 50 years in prison Friday for fatally stabbing his ex-wife 84 times and then covering her face with a pig mask.

09/12/2014

Michelle Lodzinski is taken to the Sayreville Police Department in New Jersey, on charges that she killed her 5-year-old son, Timothy Wiltsey, in 1991. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Mom Returns To New Jersey To Face Charges In 1991 Murder Of Her Son

The mother charged with killing her son more than 20 years ago was back in court in New Jersey Friday to face the charges.

09/12/2014

Amy Walsh of Metuchen, New Jersey has filed a lawsuit claiming she was roughed up by an off-duty police officer working security at Harrah's Casino in Atlantic City. (Credit: CBS 2)

Attorney: Woman Was Assaulted By Off-Duty Cop Working Security At Atlantic City Casino

A New Jersey woman said she was roughed up by an off-duty police officer working security at an Atlantic City casino, and it was all caught on camera.

09/11/2014

Former Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney speaks of Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) as they address an  audience during a birthday celebration on September 10, 2014 at The Hilton in East Brunswick, NJ.  The event, dubbed "Governor Chris Christie 52nd Birthday Celebration," also served as a NJ-GOP fundraiser.  (Photo by Matt Rainey/Getty Images)

Romney: Christie Is ‘A Man Who Knows What To Do’

Former Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney drew a sharp contrast between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and President Barack Obama at a fundraiser Wednesday night in honor of Christie’s 52nd birthday.

09/10/2014

Cynthia Fernandez says she quit after being ordered to stop saying, "God bless you" as a toll taker on the Garden State Parkway. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Toll Collector Says Ordered To Stop Saying, ‘God Bless You’

A toll taker in New Jersey said she was asked to stop saying, “God bless you,” after she told her boss that was how she thanked drivers.

09/10/2014

(Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Men Plead Guilty To Charges In Connection With High-End International Car Theft Ring

Authorities say the vehicles were stolen in New York and routed into New Jersey, where they were to be shipped to Abu Dhabi for re-sale.

09/09/2014

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