Investigation Underway After Package Explodes, Severely Injuring Elderly Man In QueensPolice said the 73-year-old landlord opened the package, which had been left on the porch of a home he owns in Springfield Gardens, when it blew up.
N.J. Lawmaker Wants To Make Governor's Shore House Open To PublicA second measure would prevent the beach house from being used by the governor during a state shutdown.
Christie Signs New Jersey Budget Deal After 3-Day Government ShutdownGov. Chris Christie signed a multimillion dollar budget deal for the State of New Jersey in the wee hours Tuesday, three days after a government shutdown closed parks and beaches across the state.
New Jersey Lawmakers Announce Deal Has Been Reached For State's BudgetState Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto announced the resolution in a press conference Monday night.
Christie Announces Special Legislative Session For Monday As N.J. Government Shutdown Drags OnNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called for a special session of the state Legislature on Monday as a government shutdown dragged on without resolution.
N.J. State Parks Shut Down Over Holiday Weekend As Budget Battle Drags OnNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called for another special session, convening both the Houses of the legislature on Sunday at 2 p.m.
Lakewood, NJ Rabbi, Several Others Arrested In Public Benefits Fraud CaseRabbi Zalmen Sorotzkin of Congregation Lutzk in Lakewood and his wife along with several other couples were taken into custody during early morning raids at four Lakewood homes.
Ballet Dancer Hailed As A Hero After Saving Man Pushed Onto Subway TracksAs a dancer with the American Ballet Theater, Grey Davis is paid to perform amazing leaps and lifts. This week, he's being lauded for a lift of a different kind.
Connecticut Joins Growing List Of States Pledging To Uphold Paris Climate AccordIt's a move Governor Dan Malloy says he takes very seriously.
NJ Man Wanted On Domestic Violence Charge Shot By Trooper A New Jersey man wanted in a domestic violence investigation was shot by a state trooper and has been charged with assault and resisting arrest, state officials said Monday.
Southern Rock Legend, Founding Member Of Allman Brothers Band Gregg Allman Dies At Age 69Allman had cancelled some 2016 tour dates, announcing on Aug. 5 that he was "under his doctor's care at the Mayo Clinic" due to "serious health issues."
Christie Visits Seaside Heights Boardwalk As Memorial Day Weekend ArrivesNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made his final Memorial Day weekend trip to the shore as governor.
Relentless Rain Soaks Tri-State Area Ahead Of Mother's DayHeavy rains are blanketing the roads and dampening moods all across the area Saturday.
FDNY Holds Open Houses Across NYC To Promote Fire SafetyFDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the open house also serves as a recruitment effort with the exam coming up in the fall.
American Museum Of Natural History Hosts Annual 'Identification Day'The New York City museum has an intriguing proposition: Bring in anything you have and don't know what it is, and scientists will try to identify it.