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N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Gives Personal Story At Addiction Summit

Gov. Chris Christie is the featured guest at a summit in Newark that focuses on the wide-ranging effects of drug addiction.

49 mins ago

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Police Search For Suspect Who Crashed Stolen Car Into State Trooper’s Vehicle In Newark

The search continues for a suspect who police said stole a rental car in Newark, led officers on a chase and crashed into a state police cruiser.

2 hours ago

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

PATH Fares To Increase Wednesday

PATH passengers will need more cash to ride the trains between New Jersey and New York.

2 hours ago

FILE -- A small drone (Credit: Getty Images)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Cops Say Criminals Are Going High-Tech, Using Drones To Case Victims

The military uses drones to carry bombs or conduct surveillance, but anyone can buy a drone without a weapon that uses high-definition cameras and GPS, even criminals.

09/29/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Prosecutors: 1 Dead, 2 Wounded In Newark Shooting Friday Night

One man was killed and two people were wounded when shots rang out in Newark.

09/27/2014

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

PATH Service Restored To Normal After Saturday Morning Derailment

The Port Authority says PATH service is back to normal after earlier delays caused by a work train derailment.

09/27/2014

Newark store shooting Sept. 26 (CBS 2)

Owner Found Shot To Death In Back Of Newark Variety Store

Police were investigating Friday afternoon after a man was found shot to death in the back of a store in Newark.

09/26/2014

Playgrounds double as teacher parking lots at two elementary schools in Newark. (Credit: CBS 2)

Playgrounds Double As Teacher Parking Lots In Some Newark Schools

At the Lafayette Street elementary school in the Ironbound section of Newark, CBS 2 found students running around between parked cars – some of them even leaning against them during recess.

09/23/2014

(Credit: Freehold Township Police Department)

Police: Man Wanted For Attacking Women In Freehold Area Strikes Again

A suspect wanted in connection with a string of armed robberies in which the female victims were maced in their eyes has struck again in New Jersey, police said.

09/15/2014

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Feds: 22-Year-Old N.J. Man Posed As Girl To Stalk Other Girls Online

The 22-year-old Washington Township man faces one count each of stalking and sexual exploitation of a child. The exploitation count carries a mandatory minimum prison sentence of 15 years upon conviction.

09/13/2014

Courtroom/File (Photo: CBS 2)

NJ Supreme Court Orders New Sentencing For Woman Convicted Of Killing HS Rival

New Jersey’s Supreme Court has ordered a new sentencing for a Newark woman convicted of killing a high school rival hours after the victim celebrated her graduation in 2008.

09/11/2014

(Credit: Freehold Township Police Department)

Freehold Township Police Search For Suspect In String Of Macings, Robberies

Police in Freehold Township, New Jersey are searching for a suspect in a string of armed robberies in which the female victims were maced in their eyes.

09/10/2014

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3 N.J. Men Accused Of Selling Fake Driver’s Licenses Online

Prosecutors say that from October 2012 through August 2014, the three men ran a website that sold fake licenses for seven states, with each license costing about $150.

09/10/2014

Urban Mayors Roundtable at Rutgers-Newark University on Sept. 10, 2014. (Credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Newark, Jersey City And Paterson Mayors Hear From Experts On Crime Reduction

The mayors of some of New Jersey’s most crime-plagued cities are hearing from academics and law enforcement experts on new ways to help reduce violent crime.

09/10/2014

Science Park High School - Newark, NJ (file / credit: Newark Public Schools)

Newark High School Students Walk Out Of Class In Protest

Some students from three Newark high schools have walked out of class to protest the state’s control of New Jersey’s largest school district.

09/09/2014

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