N.J. High School Freshman Collapses During Gym Class, DiesThe 14-year-old became unresponsive around 9:10 a.m. Tuesday on a field at Franklin High School in Somerset.
Franklin Township, N.J. Youth Minister Accused Of Molesting 2 GirlsA Franklin Township, New Jersey youth minister has been charged with sexually assaulting and molesting two teenage girls, prosecutors announced Wednesday.
Christie Calls For Changes To State Pensions, Wants Realty Transfer Fees TossedGov. Chris Christie's town hall meeting in Somerset on Tuesday focused on the state budget.
Parents Say 3-Year-Old Special Needs Boy Was Left On Cold Bus For HoursA Somerset, N.J. mother and father were furious Wednesday, after they said their 3-year-old special needs son was left alone in freezing temperatures for hours.
NJ Black Bear Hunt Begins With Fewer PermitsState fish and wildlife officials say 6,445 bear permits out of a maximum of 10,000 permits have been issued for this hunt.
Paterson, N.J. Residents Hope Presidential Visit Will Bring Relief"A lot of people don't have nothing. Nothing, nothing, nothing," business owner Manuel Benitez told CBS 2's Dave Carlin.
Prison Term For 2 New Jersey Men Convicted In Tax Fraud CaseProsecutors said the men and several co-conspirators used personal information of hundreds of identity theft victims to create false income tax returns and generate refund checks. The checks were deposited into two dozen bank accounts the conspirators controlled.
Insider Trading Probe Yields Guilty Plea In NYCDon Chu entered the plea in federal court in Manhattan. He is among 13 people charged so far in a probe of those in the securities industry who give out inside information instead of legitimate research.
New Jersey Fugitive Safe Surrender Program BeginsOffenders with outstanding warrants can turn themselves in through Saturday at the First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset.