Jersey City, including the Liberty Science Center, plus the Bayonne Bridge in the distance, as seen from the Empire State Building - April 30, 2013 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

New Jersey Boasts 10 Of Nation’s Most Populous Counties

New data have shown that New Jersey really is quite the packed state.


Empire State Building (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New York City’s Population Reaches All-Time High

The city’s population increased by 161,564 since 2010 – about two percent in two years — bringing the total population to an all-time record high of 8.3 million, according to the latest U.S. Census Bureau estimates.


Deer (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Essex County, N.J., Begins Hunt To Reduce Deer Population

At three wooded reservations in Essex County, don’t be surprised if you hear the crack of a gun, or see a hunter going into the woods this week.


New Jersey State House - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

NJ Redistricting Panel Hopes To Reach Agreement Wednesday

The 13-member commission has been sequestered inside a New Brunswick hotel since Monday, trading ideas on how to eliminate one of the state’s 13 seats.