Newark

A colorized transmission electron micrograph of an Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: CDC/Getty Images)

International Traveler Held At Newark Hospital After Possible Ebola Exposure

A passenger was being evaluated at a hospital in Newark Tuesday, after reportedly being identified as possibly having been exposed to the Ebola virus.

10/21/2014

Nyeeam Hudson (CBS 2)

Newark Boy Speaking At Anti-Violence Event Interrupted By Nearby Gunfire

During Nyeeam’s plea for peace in Newark, a young man was shot and killed outside.

10/15/2014

(Credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Signage With Positive Messages Go Up In Newark

In Newark, New Jersey, street signs are now pointing toward happy feelings.

10/15/2014

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NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: October 13th-19th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in NYC, week of October 13th- 19th.

10/13/2014

A fast-moving fire ripped through this Newark home Saturday morning, killing two women and injuring three children. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

2 Women Killed, 3 Children Injured In Newark House Fire

The three children hurt in the fire were being treated for undisclosed injuries, and further information on their conditions were not released.

10/11/2014

Customs officers & passenger take precautions during an Ebola scare at Newark International Airport. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

CDC Fact Sheet: Ebola Screening Of Travelers At Airports

This fact sheet helps explain the measures the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection, and their partners are taking at airports both in the United States and in affected countries in West Africa to prevent the spread of Ebola.

10/08/2014

Flooded roads in Newark May 1, 2014 a day after heavy rains soaked the Tri-State Area. (Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

NJ Utility Turns To Sesame Street To Prepare Families For Emergencies

New Jersey’s largest utility is teaming with the producers of television’s Sesame Street to help families prepare for major emergencies such as hurricanes, tornadoes and floods.

10/07/2014

Newark Police Cruiser (file/credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of Newark City Hall

Just before 10 a.m. Monday, Newark police received a call from a male caller who didn’t identify himself but said four bombs were set to explode in the building at 11:09 a.m., the city said a statement.

10/06/2014

Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich (Credit: CBS 2)

Nun Credited With Curing Boy’s Eye Disease Beatified At Newark Mass

The Archdiocese of Newark said Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich cured a boy’s macular degeneration in the 1960s, long after she died.

10/04/2014

Jail cells (file/credit: clipart.com)

Nurse, Convicted Killer Sentenced For Plot To Smuggle Heroin Into Newark Prison

A nurse and an inmate already doing hard time for murder were sentenced Friday for conspiring to bring 50 decks of heroin into Northern State Prison in Newark.

10/03/2014

Newark

Police: Newark Man Arrested In Violent Encounter With Security Guard, State Detective

Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with a violent encounter in Newark with a security guard at a rental car company and a New Jersey State Police detective.

10/01/2014

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.

09/30/2014

Newark

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.

09/30/2014

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.

09/30/2014

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

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