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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.


2 Dead, 1 Injured In Separate Newark Shootings

The shootings happened about a mile apart during a two-hour span on Friday afternoon, but it doesn’t appear that the incidents are connected, according to Essex County authorities.


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Shootings Leave 2 Dead, 5 Wounded On Violent Friday In Newark

Cops arrived on the scene in minutes and found two dead and three wounded, as the cries of family members filled the air where moments before children had been playing.


A suspect is taken down during a mock active shooter situation at University Hospital in Newark, N.J. - June 6, 2013 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Active Shooter Drill Held At Newark University Hospital

It was only a drill, but on Thursday officers stormed through the hallways inside University Hospital in Newark with staff on the ground looking hurt and running by looking bloody.


First responders load a victim of an SUV crash onto a gurney on April 18, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Family Of 6 Hurt After SUV Plunges 18 Feet Off N.J. Overpass

Police said a SUV collided with a tractor-trailer on a service road, went through a cement barrier and plunged about 15 to 20 feet onto I-280.


Authorities: Child Stabbed In Newark Over Weekend Was Attacked By Mother

The boy remains hospitalized. There’s no word why his mother attacked him before apparently turning the knife on herself.


Scene Of Newark Stabbing Of 9-Year-Old Boy (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

9-Year-Old Boy Stabbed Outside Apartment Building In Newark

One tenant told police that the little boy was bleeding from the neck when she looked out her window and saw him lying on the ground.


Children wait for a fantasy flight to the North Pole at Newark Liberty Airport. (credit: CBS 2)

Sick Children Take Fantasy Flight To Santa’s Workshop From Newark Airport

Nearly 40 deserving children and teens — all dealing with health problems at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and University Hospital — anxiously awaited a visit to Santa and a day filled with magic.


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Newark Man Charged In Friday Night Stabbing Death Of Orange Man

Authorities in New Jersey are investigating the stabbing death of a man in Newark, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.


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Suspect Shot By Newark Police After Chase In Critical Condition

The suspect has not been identified, but an official says the suspect led state troopers and local officers in Newark and Summit on a chase in a car that had been reported carjacked at gunpoint.


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Prosecutor: 2 Men Killed In Newark Shootings

Two Newark men have been killed in separate shootings in the city, Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray said.


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5 People Wounded In 3 Separate Shootings In Newark

No arrests have been made, but investigators don’t believe the incidents were related. And none of the wounds were considered life-threatening.


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2 Men Killed In Separate Newark Shootings

Two separate shootings Saturday killed two men and injured three people in Newark.


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Toddler Dies After Crash Involving Stolen Car

Essex County prosecutors say a Newark toddler struck by a car that was rammed by a stolen vehicle fleeing police has died from her injuries.


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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Irvington, NJ Shooting

One man was killed and another wounded when gunfire erupted behind a supermarket in northern New Jersey.