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50 Years For N.J. Man Who Stabbed Wife To Death, Covered Her In Pig Mask

A man was sentenced to 50 years in prison Friday for fatally stabbing his ex-wife 84 times and then covering her face with a pig mask.

09/12/2014

Jersey City Fatal Shooting

2 Charged In Shooting That Killed Jersey City Man Trying To Protect Wife

Two suspects have been charged in connection with the robbery and fatal shooting of a man who was trying to protect his wife in Jersey City this past weekend.

04/09/2014

Kashif Parvaiz, Nazish Noorani

Prosecutors: Man Charged In Wife’s Slaying In Boonton Wanted Others Dead

A murder shocked the quiet community of Boonton, N.J. nearly three years ago, and prosecutors this week said the husband wanted three other people killed.

03/10/2014

Eliot Spitzer Big DL

Former Gov. Spitzer, Wife Announce Split

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer and his wife announced Tuesday that they have decided to split up.

12/24/2013

Tamra Roberts Lhota

Tamra Roberts Lhota Talks About Life As Wife, Top Adviser To Mayoral Candidate

Tamra Roberts Lhota, the wife of Republican mayoral contender Joe Lhota, is also one of his closest advisers.

10/30/2013

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N.J. Candidate Lonegan’s Wife Asks To Meet Oprah Winfrey

The wife of Republican New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate Steve Lonegan would like Oprah Winfrey – a major supporter of Democratic rival Cory Booker – to get to know her husband and his story.

08/19/2013

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Police: Man Attacked, Critically Injured Wife With Meat Cleaver

A man allegedly attacked his wife with a meat cleaver in Manhattan’s Chinatown Sunday, leaving the woman in critical condition.

02/24/2013

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NJ Man Gets 14 Years For Stabbing Estranged Wife

Thirty-five-year-old Juan Rojas of Edison must serve nearly 12 years of the sentence imposed before becoming eligible for parole.

01/28/2012

2010 Census

Census: More New Jerseyans Live Alone Than With Families

For the first time, a higher percentage of households consist of one person living alone than nuclear families with a husband, wife and children. However, people living alone are still less common in New Jersey than they are nationwide.

05/26/2011

Muzzammil Hassan, right, speaks with his attorney Jeremy Schwartz after opening statements during his trial in Buffalo, N.Y., Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011. Hassan is accused of stabbing and decapitating his wife, Aasiya Hassan, in 2009 inside the studios of Bridges TV. The Pakistan-born couple founded the station to counter negative images of Muslims after 9/11. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

NY Beheading Suspect Seeks To Represent Himself

A handcuffed Muzzammil Hassan was escorted from the Buffalo courtroom by a half dozen court officers after a strident appeal to Erie County Judge Thomas Franczyk that failed to change the judge’s mind.

01/21/2011

Aasiya Zubair and Muzzammil Hassan (credit: HO/AFP/Getty Images)

Opening Statements Set For Wife Beheading Trial

Opening statements in the second-degree murder trial of Muzzammil Hassan were scheduled to start Tuesday in Erie County Court in Buffalo.

01/18/2011

Aasiya Zubair and Muzzammil Hassan (credit: HO/AFP/Getty Images)

First Day Produces No Jurors For Wife Beheading Trial

Potential jurors are being asked whether they have issues with the Pakistan-born Hassan’s ethnicity, or the fact that he’s Muslim and may claim self-defense.

01/11/2011

Aasiya Zubair and Muzzammil Hassan (credit: HO/AFP/Getty Images)

Jury Selection To Begin In NY Beheading Case

Prosecution and defense lawyers expected it would take longer than usual to seat 12 jurors for Muzzammil Hassan’s trial because of media attention the case has received since February 2009.

01/10/2011

Aasiya Zubair and Muzzammil Hassan (credit: HO/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutors In NY Beheading Question Defense Plans

Lawyers in the case against Muzzammil Hassan were in Erie County Court Friday for a final conference in advance of Hassan’s second-degree murder trial. Jury selection starts Monday.

01/07/2011

Aasiya Zubair and Muzzammil Hassan (credit: HO/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawyers To Meet In Advance Of NY Beheading Trial

Defense and prosecution lawyers were expected to discuss jury selection and other housekeeping matters during a conference Tuesday in Erie County Court in Buffalo.

01/04/2011

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