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Luis Quintana, the new mayor of Newark. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

NJ Elected Officials Find ‘Worst Conditions’ At Recently Inspected Newark Boarding Home

State Sen. Richard Codey and Newark Mayor Luis Quintana made a surprise visit Thursday to a Third Avenue boarding home and found rodents, the smell of urine and prescription pills laying out.

03/28/2014

Brush fire along Route 280E seen still smoking, March 26, 2014. The ground is charred, but there are no flames. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Dry Brush, Gusty Winds Help Spread Brush Fires Near NJ TRANSIT Tracks In Harrison

The blaze broke out in Newark and Kearny Wednesday afternoon. No injuries were reported, but strong winds were hindering efforts to contain the fire, officials said.

03/26/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

1 Man Dead, 1 Wounded In Newark Shooting

One man was killed and another was wounded in a broad-daylight shooting Tuesday in Newark.

03/18/2014

Five people were injured in a fire on the fifth floor of the Wyckoff Gardens building in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, on March 16, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Newark Man, Thaddeus Boone, Arrested In Connection With Brooklyn Fire

A Newark man has been arrested in connection with a Brooklyn fire. Thaddeus Boone, 22, allegedly set fire to a Boerum Hill apartment building on Sunday morning.

03/17/2014

Shawn Custis pleaded not guilty at his arraignment on several charges, including attempted murder, March 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect In Brutal Millburn Home Invasion Caught On Nanny Cam Pleads Not Guilty

Shawn Custis, 43, appeared before a judge at his arraignment in Newark on Tuesday morning. Authorities said Custis broke into the Millburn home on June 21, 2013 and beat a mother of two for nearly 10 minutes.

03/11/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal shooting and car crash in Newark, NJ on March 3, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Search Continues For Suspects In Deadly Newark Shooting

Investigators spent hours trying to piece together the deadly chain of events that ended in a car crash and the alleged gunman speeding away in a truck.

03/04/2014

Joe Giudice (L) and Teresa Giudice appear in court on March 4, 2014 in Newark.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

‘Real Housewives Of New Jersey’ Stars Plead Guilty To Fraud Charges

Under federal guidelines, Joe Giudice faces a potential sentence of 37 to 46 months and Teresa Giudice could get 21 to 27 months.

03/04/2014

Newark Shooting, Crash

2 Dead, 1 Wounded In Newark Shooting; 3 Cars Crash In Related Incident

Police late Monday afternoon were on the scene of a deadly shooting, and a crash involving multiple vehicles, in Newark.

03/03/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

NJ TRANSIT Trains Running With Delays After Service Suspension

NJ TRANSIT trains are running again with delays after service was suspended between New York City and Newark because Amtrak’s Portal Bridge was stuck in the open position.

02/28/2014

New Jersey Salt Barge

Road Salt Barge Arrives In New Jersey After Long Delay

A barge carrying much-needed road salt has arrived in New Jersey at last, as another winter storm was bearing down.

02/25/2014

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Two Men Found Shot To Death On Newark Street Corner

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says the victims were found around 12:20 a.m. Saturday in the area of West Bigelow Street and Milford Avenue. Officers had gone there after receiving reports of an injured person.

02/15/2014

Ramp view of American Airlines at John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Angelo Cucuzza)

Report: Snow, Ice Responsible For Staggering Number Of Flight Cancellations

The relentless snow and ice storms this winter have led to the highest number of flight cancellations in more than 25 years, according to an analysis by The Associated Press.

02/15/2014

Newark Airport Line

Snowstorm Keeps TSA Agents Home, Causes Security Line Chaos At Newark Airport

At Newark Liberty International Airport Thursday night, there was even more chaos and confusion, with passengers stuck trying to clear security.

02/13/2014

File photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 10-Year-Old Mauled By Dogs In Newark Apartment

Newark police said the boy was left alone in an apartment on Hawkins Court with two pit bulls.

02/12/2014

The wreckage of Continental Connection Flight 3407 is seen in Clarence, NY - Feb 16, 2009 - Photo: David Duprey-Pool/Getty Images

Families To Mark 5 Years Since Flight 3407 Crash In Western New York

The relatives of the passengers killed in the crash said they plan to thank those who have supported them over the years, and vow to continue their fight to make air travel safer at Wednesday’s memorial service.

02/11/2014

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