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A memorial grows for an Emerson, NJ teenager who was killed in a car accident on Wednesday night. (Credit: CBS2)

Driver Charged In Crash That Killed Woman, 18, In Emerson, New Jersey

A driver was charged Friday in connection with a crash in Emerson, New Jersey earlier this week that left an 18-year-old woman dead.

13 hours ago

NYPD Sgt. Joseph Freer demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera during a media press conference on December 3, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

New Jersey’s 3 Largest Cities Team Up To Buy Body Cameras For Police Officers

New Jersey’s three largest cities have teamed up to buy body cameras for their police officers to wear.

16 hours ago

Armoni Sexton, Paterson high school basketball player killed in drive-by shooting. (credit: Paterson Charter School of Science and Technology)

Man Charged In Deadly Paterson Drive-By Shooting Pleads Not Guilty

Gregory Oliver, 20, is charged with murder, three counts of attempted murder and weapons possession in the death of 15-year-old Armoni Sexton.

04/23/2015

A memorial grows for an Emerson, NJ teenager who was killed in a car accident on Wednesday night. (Credit: CBS2)

Community Mourns Emerson Teenager Killed In SUV Accident

She was a passenger in an SUV that flipped several times. Her brother was also in the vehicle when their friend lost control of the wheel.

04/23/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address for fiscal year 2016 to the Legislature on Feb. 24, 2015, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Rips Democratic Lawmakers Over Pension Lawsuit

Gov. Chris Christie is accusing Democratic lawmakers of “essentially suing themselves” for getting involved in a lawsuit over pension payments.

04/23/2015

Video still of a mansion fire in Rumson, New Jersey. (credit: Sea Bright Fire Rescue)

NJ Firefighter’s Video Offers First-Hand Look At Battling Fire

The video was taken by a firefighter from neighboring Sea Bright who was wearing a helmet camera.

04/23/2015

Snow is seen in Port Jervis, New York, on April 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

WATCH: It’s Late April And It’s Snowing

One CBS2 viewer sent us a video through the CBS New York weather app of a snow squall Thursday in Port Jervis.

04/23/2015

Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel is suspected in the killing of his wife near Baltimore. (Credit: via WJZ/CBS Baltimore)

FBI: Suspect In Murder Of Wife Near Baltimore Was Last Seen In Newark

A murder suspect in the Baltimore area was last seen at Newark Penn Station and may be in the Tri-State Area, the FBI said Wednesday.

04/22/2015

A tree crashed onto a house in Bloomfield, New Jersey on Wednesday, April 22. (Credit: CBS2)

Strong Winds Topple Trees, Cause Other Damage Across Area

A fast-moving storm Wednesday left serious and damage in its wake.

04/22/2015

A plane from Paris headed for Newark lands in Boston, after being diverted due to inclement weather. (Credit: Julie Loncich/WBZ, via Twitter)

Flight From Paris To Newark Lands In Boston; 2 Passengers Hospitalized

A Delta Airlines flight headed to Newark from Paris had to land in Boston Tuesday afternoon, and some passengers complained of nausea and injuries afterward.

04/22/2015

The new Health, Wellness and Nutrition Center at The Willow School in Gladstone, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

New Jersey School Stresses Green Living

The Willow School in Gladstone goes beyond green. It’s considered a living organism.

04/22/2015

South Amboy Elementary School (credit: CBS2)

South Amboy Teacher Diagnosed With Meningitis, Classroom Sanitized

An elementary school classroom has been sanitized after a central New Jersey teacher came down with viral meningitis.

04/22/2015

James Raffone

New Jersey Father Raising Funds, Awareness For Son’s Illness One Push-Up At A Time

James Raffone founded “Jar of Hope” to raise awareness and support research for Duschenne muscular dystrophy.

04/22/2015

A person was shot by New Jersey State Police in Union on Tuesday, April 21. (Credit: CBS2)

AG: New Jersey State Police Fatally Shoot Carjacking Suspect Who Drove At Trooper

New Jersey State police shot and killed a man after he drove a stolen Jeep toward them, authorities said.

04/22/2015

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) speaks outside the federal court after he was indicted on corruption charges on April 2, 2015 in Newark. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Lawyers For Sen. Robert Menendez Appear In Court In Corruption Case

Menendez has been charged with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from Salomon Melgen, an eye doctor and longtime friend of the senator’s, in exchange for a stream of political favors.

04/22/2015