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Westchester Philharmonic violinist Mary Whitaker, 61, was shot and killed in her upstate home. (Credit: Westchester Philharmonic)

Authorities: Homeless Men Used Stolen Gun To Kill NYC Violinist

Federal authorities say two homeless men used a stolen gun to kill a New York City orchestra violinist after gaining entry to her western New York summer home by telling her they had run out of gas.

08/26/2014

Westchester Philharmonic violinist Mary Whitaker, 61, was shot and killed in her upstate home. (Credit: Westchester Philharmonic)

Report: Suspects Charged In Upstate Slaying Of Violinist From Inwood

Two men have been arrested and charged, after a violinist from Inwood, Manhattan was shot and killed in her upstate summer home, according to published reports.

08/22/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

Christie On The Defensive As Commuters Gripe About Mass Transit Delays

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was on the hot seat on Friday night, accused of not doing enough to help commuters.

08/15/2014

(credit: Union County Prosecutor's Office)

Westfield, N.J. Man Accused Of Kidnapping, Stabbing, Assaulting Woman At Repair Shop

Ricky Suepoi, 52, of Westfield has been charged with kidnapping, attempted sexual assault, aggravated assault and other offenses.

07/24/2014

Gov. Chris Christie Victory

Christie: ‘I Will Govern With The Spirit Of Sandy’

A lopsided race for governor in New Jersey will be decided Tuesday when voters choose between Republican Gov. Chris Christie and Democrat Barbara Buono.

11/05/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan BIG DL

Polls Show Booker Maintains Lead Over Lonegan Ahead Of Wednesday Special Election

A Monmouth University poll released Monday finds the Newark mayor maintaining a double-digit lead, 52 to 42 percent among likely voters.

10/14/2013

Bumble bee

Westfield, N.J. Family Has Interesting Solution For Honeybee Infestation

After discovering their house guests the family decided that they wanted the bees removed, but not killed.

07/11/2013

Boy Dead From Flu

14-Year-Old Boy Who Died From Flu Mourned In New Jersey

It was a heart-wrenching scene in Westfield, N.J., Sunday night, as a family paid last respects to a 14-year-old boy who they say died after getting the flu.

01/20/2013

Car Door Handle (credit: clipart.com)

NJ Towns Work Together To Prevent Car Break-Ins

Preventing a crime is as easy as locking your car.

04/02/2012

NJEA Chief Vincent Giordano and Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: NJEA, Governor's Office)

Christie Wants NJEA Chief To Quit Over Comments About Poor And Vouchers

Gov. Chris Christie called for the leader of the state’s teacher’s union to resign Wednesday, after the union chief said “life’s not always fair” while discussing how poor families can’t afford private schools – and union opposition to vouchers that could help them do so.

02/08/2012

Suspected gunman Benjamin Colton Barnes (left) and Margaret Anderson (credit: CBS 2)

Suspected Gunman Dead Following Fatal Shooting Of New Jersey Park Ranger In Washington

“There’s nothing she could have done. That guy had some high-powered weapons. Nobody was going to win that gun fight,” Pierce County Sheriff Spokesman Ed Troyer said.

01/02/2012

USA's striker Abby Wambach scores the 1-2 goal past France's midfielder Sandrine Soubeyrand (16) during the FIFA women's football World Cup semi-final match France vs USA. (credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Soccer Camps Abuzz As US Women Make Run At FIFA World Cup Title

Not since 1999 has there been so much excitement over the US women’s soccer team, as they’ll face Japan in the FIFA Women’s World Cup championship game Sunday in Germany.

07/15/2011

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Plumbing Contractor Rescued After Trench Collapses In New Jersey

Police officers and firefighters rescued a man trapped for more than two hours in an eight foot trench in Westfield Saturday.

06/12/2011

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

New Jersey Republicans Call For Tax Cuts, Spending Reductions

On this Tax Day, the debate over taxes is not taking a break. It’s at full force in New Jersey.

04/18/2011

N.J. digs out on Jan. 27

Parts Of N.J. See Close To 20 Inches

New Jersey found itself digging out from another major snowstorm Thursday and dealing with canceled flights, closed schools, some for the second day in a row, and slippery roads.

01/27/2011

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