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Military police, with the Missouri Army National Guard, stand guard in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 21, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Bergen County Officials At Odds Over Military Surplus Vehicles For Police

The plan for Bergen County, New Jersey to obtain two military-style vehicles has been put on hold, with two emotional sides taking stands on the controversial issue.

08/28/2014

An extra-alarm fire destroyed the Central Baptist Church in Paterson, New Jersey on Wednesday, Aug. 27. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fire Destroys Church In Paterson, New Jersey

An extra-alarm fire Wednesday night destroyed a church in Paterson, New Jersey.

08/27/2014

Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (credit: CBS 2/Handout)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects’ Sister Accused In Harlem Bomb Threat

The sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Dzkokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev was in police custody Wednesday, on allegations that she issued a bomb threat.

08/27/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Found Dead In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Had Been Overcome By Fumes

A woman whose body was found in a sport-utility vehicle in an Elizabeth, New Jersey parking lot this week had been overcome by fumes when she died, police said Tuesday.

08/26/2014

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eBay Survey: Firearms Are Most Popular Purchase Items In New York State

Despite strong pushes for gun control at the state level in recent years, firearms and supplies ranked as the most popular items purchased on eBay in New York State in a new survey.

08/26/2014

A piece of construction equipment fell onto a car on Route 24 in Short Hills, New Jersey on Tuesday, Aug. 26. (Credit: CBS 2)

Construction Equipment Falls Onto Car, Causes Major Delays On Route 24 In Short Hills

A piece of construction equipment fell off a truck Tuesday afternoon in Short Hills, New Jersey, causing injuries and a major traffic backup on busy Route 24.

08/26/2014

Yeshiva student Aaron Sofer of Lakewood, New Jersey has been missing in Israel since Friday, Aug. 22. (Credit: Lakewood Mayor's office)

Vigil Held For N.J. Yeshiva Student Missing In Israel

New Jersey politicians on Monday called for more help from both the U.S. and Israeli governments for a student who went missing during a hike in Jerusalem last week.

08/25/2014

A woman's dead body was found in this sport-utility vehicle off Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found In SUV In Elizabeth, N.J. Parking Lot

An overwhelming smell led police to a body in Elizabeth, New Jersey Monday evening.

08/25/2014

A 15-year-old boy fell 30 feet after allegedly sneaking onto this zip line on the grounds of Glen Rock High School. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Teenage Boy Falls 30 Feet After Sneaking Onto Glen Rock, N.J. Zip Line

A boy was hospitalized with broken bones this past weekend, after he allegedly sneaked onto a zip line in Glen Rock, New Jersey.

08/25/2014

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New Jersey Lawmakers Consider Repeal Of State’s Inheritance Tax

Currently, the state’s inheritance tax requires anyone other than a spouse, child, parent or grandparent of the deceased who inherits more than $25,000 to pay taxes on the sum.

08/24/2014

Brick, New Jersey police Officer Justin Delaney is accused of stalking his girlfriend through cellphone and social media communications. (Credit: Ocean County Prosecutor's office)

Brick, N.J. Police Officer Accused Of Stalking Ex-Girlfriend

A Brick, New Jersey police officer was indicted this week, on charges that he harassed and stalked his former girlfriend by phone, text and social media.

08/22/2014

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Man Charged In Stabbing Of Housemate In Englewood, New Jersey

Police on Thursday said an Englewood, New Jersey man was “lucky to be alive” after he was stabbed in the heart.

08/21/2014

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Suit Filed By Family Of Mentally Ill Man Shot Dead By Paterson Police

The family of a 39-year-old mentally ill man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Paterson, nearly two years after the man was shot and killed by a Paterson police officer.

08/20/2014

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2 Hospitalized When Steam Pipe Breaks In Edison, N.J. Laboratory

A ruptured steam pipe sent two people to the hospital from an Edison, New Jersey laboratory Wednesday afternoon.

08/20/2014

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Data Breach Strikes 51 UPS Stores Around U.S.

UPS Stores across the country have been hit with a data breach may have been going on since January.

08/20/2014

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