A heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday for New York City and until 8 p.m. Tuesday for Westchester and Rockland counties and parts of Connecticut. An excessive heat warning is in effect for parts of New Jersey.
Five firefighters were hurt in a terrifying explosion and extra-alarm blaze in Harrison, N.J., Sunday afternoon.
Female students at a Catholic high school in North Arlington, N.J., have taken a no-cursing pledge at the request of school administrators, and some have been questioning why no such demand was placed on male students.
An extra-alarm fire broke out Wednesday afternoon in a warehouse in North Arlington, N.J.
Army Pfc. LeRoy DeRonde III was one of two soldiers killed when their unit was attacked on May 27 in the Chak-E Wardak District.
Montes de Oca is the 42nd service member from New Jersey to be killed in Afghanistan.