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Police are looking for a suspect in a shooting that left a young woman dead in Newark. (credit: CBS2)

Suspect Sought After Young Woman Gunned Down In Newark

The shooting happened on South 11th Street around 10 p.m. Thursday.

06/12/2015

Dorothy Williams. (Credit: CBS2)

Elderly Newark Woman Missing After Leaving Hospital Found Safe

Dorothy Williams, 80, was found Thursday evening in front of a home on Garfield Avenue in Jersey City, according to officials at the New Community Extended Care Facility, where Williams lives.

06/12/2015

Ras Baraka

Baraka, Other Local Officials Push For Casino In Newark

Mayor Ras Baraka and other local officials pitched Newark as the ideal location for a new New Jersey casino Wednesday.

06/10/2015

Newark City Hall (credit: Alexisrael/Wikimedia Commons)

Newark To Launch ID Card Program This Summer

A pilot program will start on July 1 and the cards will be available citywide on Aug. 1

06/01/2015

A car stuck in flood waters in Newark on May 31, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Deluge Of Rain Causes Flooding Across Parts Of Tri-State Area

The rain came down in buckets across the Tri-State area early Sunday evening.

05/31/2015

Newark house fire

3 Firefighters Injured, 18 Displaced By Newark Fire That Damaged 3 Homes

The blaze broke out Friday night on Ridge Street and spread to two other homes.

05/30/2015

newark roaming toddler

Toddler Found Roaming Streets In Newark

A woman saw the toddler and immediately brought him to a firehouse on Sanford Avenue.

05/26/2015

Newark City Hall (credit: Alexisrael/Wikimedia Commons)

Newark Approves Municipal ID Program

Proponents say the program will benefit immigrants, people with disabilities, the young and elderly, formerly incarcerated people, the homeless, and transgender individuals.

05/21/2015

The Seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) - File / Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Probe Into New Jersey Street Gang Ends With 71 Arrests

Federal prosecutors say a long-running investigation into a New Jersey street gang has ended with the arrests of 71 people on charges ranging from violence to drug-trafficking.

05/20/2015

Luis Pena (credit: Handout)

Arrest Made In Disturbing Case Of Police Impersonation In New Jersey

The accused is not a police officer, but on the afternoon of May 6 he played one, Essex County prosecutors said, in order to prey on a trusting young woman.

05/15/2015

Jaqeuce Spinks, 19, and Marquise Cephus, 18. (credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

4 Arrested In Deadly Mother’s Day Shooting In Newark

Four people have been arrested in connection with the Mother’s Day shooting that claimed the life of a 15-year-old boy in Newark. Two face murder charges.

05/15/2015

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Warren County, N.J. Man Admits To Stealing, Reselling Construction Machines

A Blairstown, New Jersey man admitted Tuesday to leading a group that stole heavy machinery from construction sites in the state and sold the equipment out of a vacant lot in Newark.

05/13/2015

Al-Shakeen Woodson, 15. (credit: Handout)

Mother Of Newark Boy Shot To Death On Mother’s Day Speaks Exclusively To 1010 WINS

There’s an active search underway after a drive-by shooting left one person dead and three wounded on Mother’s Day in Newark.

05/11/2015

The scene of a shooting at a Mother's Day motorcycle rally in Newark on May 10, 2015 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

1 Dead, 3 Injured In Shooting Near Mother’s Day Event In Newark

Police believe there was more than one gunman either on ATVs or motorcycles.

05/10/2015

Zahler Spruill, 7, says he was slashed by a classmate with a box cutter in school in Newark. (Credit: CBS2)

Boy, 7, Says He Was Attacked By Classmate With Box Cutter At Newark School

You send your children off to school and hope they are safe inside their classroom, but such was not the case for a Newark first-grader who was attacked with a box cutter.

05/07/2015

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