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Bill Under Way In New Jersey Would Give Paid Sick Leave To Workers

But as expected, the bill is getting push back from small businesses.

06/22/2015

Joel A. Estevez is accused of using a machete during a dispute in the Holland Tunnel (Port Authority Police)

Man Armed With Machete Arrested For Alleged Road Rage In Holland Tunnel

The suspect leaned out of his window and allegedly began striking the victim’s car with a machete.

06/20/2015

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

2 killed, 1 Wounded In Shooting Outside New Jersey Club

It’s not yet known what sparked the shooting at the Cloud 9 Lounge in Passaic.

06/20/2015

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Watch As Mother Bear Raids Fridge In New Jersey, Steals Hot Sauce

The homeowner says having bears in the neighborhood is not unusual and she sees them on an almost daily basis.

06/15/2015

rumson trees

Rumson, New Jersey Residents Fight To Save Shade Trees

The trees are marked to be cut down because of the possibility they could damage the sidewalk.

06/15/2015

A syrup truck flipped over on an I-78 off ramp in Hunterdon County, New Jersey on Friday, June 12. (Credit: New Jersey State Police)

I-78 Off-Ramp Closed In New Jersey After Syrup Truck Flips, Leaves Road Sticky

A ramp on Interstate 78 was shut down in Hunterdon County, New Jersey late Friday, after a truck spilled syrup all over the roadway.

06/12/2015

Columbia H.S. varsity coach Joseph Fischetti and assistant coach Matt Becht are accused of bullying their baseball players (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: Parents Say Columbia H.S. Baseball Coaches Bullying, Harassing Players

Players say video featuring shouting and vulgar language taken by a teammate is nothing compared to what they describe as bullying and harassment by varsity coach Joseph Fischetti and assistant coach Matt Becht.

06/02/2015

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NJ Senator Looks To Shake Up How Claims Of Sexual Abuse By Doctors Are Handled

Weinberg is working with the Division of Consumer Affairs, which oversees the Board of Medical Examiners to see how this case slipped through the cracks and to close any potential loopholes in the disciplinary process.

05/24/2015

A man pumps gas in Washington Township, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

Assemblyman Proposes Self-Service Gas Stations In New Jersey

For drivers born and raised in New Jersey, pumping your own gas is a foreign concept.

05/16/2015

A man pumps gas in Washington Township, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Residents Concerned After Gas Prices Rise For 4 Straight Weeks

Gas prices have been steadily climbing for the past month with a 10-cent increase in just the past week.

05/02/2015

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Thousands In New Jersey Take Part In Jersey Cares Day

This year, organizers have created family-friendly opportunities to get children as young as 4 years old involved.

05/02/2015

Levell Burnet and Mark Smith (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

2 Charged In Series Of ATM Thefts From New Jersey Businesses

The arrests of Levell Burnett, 38, and Mark Smith, 32, on Tuesday followed a six-month investigation by a joint task force comprised of federal, state, county and local law enforcement agencies, Essex County prosecutors said.

04/29/2015

New Jersey State Senator Richard Codey called on the federal government to wage war on Alzheimer's Disease. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Lawmaker Calls On Feds To Wage War On Alzheimer’s

A call went up on Sunday, for the federal government to wage war on Alzheimer’s Disease.

04/26/2015

Police responded to an apparent 'swatting' hoax in Bergenfield, NJ. (Credit: CBS2)

Authorities: Bergenfield Hostage Hoax Appears To Be ‘Swatting’ Incident

Investigators say anonymous call reporting that two people were being held hostage in a northern New Jersey dry cleaning business and had bombs strapped to them turned out to be a hoax.

04/26/2015

A brawl between an owner and a suspect in the attempted robbery of a jewelry store in Clifton, New Jersey. (Credit: Passaic County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Video Shows Attempted Jewelry Store Robbery, Brawl In Clifton, N.J.

Shocking video Friday night showed an attempted jewelry store robbery in Clifton, New Jersey that turned into a fist fight between the owner and the suspect.

04/24/2015

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