N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Drops Appeal On Same-Sex MarriageIn an email Monday morning, the governor's office said it was withdrawing its appeal because the chief justice on Friday "left no ambiguity" about the court's view.
Man Caught On Video Punching Woman After Jets GameA man in Jets fan gear was caught on video punching a woman during a brawl outside MetLife Stadium after the game on Sunday.
N.J. Supreme Court Allows Gay Marriages To Begin Monday As Appeals Process ContinuesThe state's highest court ruled unanimously Friday to uphold a lower-court order that gay weddings must start Monday and to deny a delay that was sought by Gov. Chris Christie's administration.
Obama: Shutdown 'Inflicted Unnecessary Damage' To US Economy Thousands of furloughed federal workers returned to work across the country Thursday after 16 days off the job due to the partial government shutdown.
Groundbreaking Held For More Modern South Street SeaportDevelopers said the new Seaport, slated to open in 2016, will drive the neighborhood's post-Sandy recovery.
Some Carroll Gardens Residents Fight Proposed Homeless ShelterThe city wants to convert a 10-unit condo on West Ninth Street into a shelter for 170 homeless men.
Booker Wins New Jersey U.S. Senate RaceDemocrat Cory Booker thanked New Jerseyans for coming out to vote Wednesday, as he won the special election to complete the final year of the late U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg's term.
Super Bowl Visitors To Experience Traffic NJ-StyleA contractor on the project to replace the Route 3 bridge over the Passaic River said the roadwork won't be finished before the big game.
12-Year-Old Queens Girl Accused Of Killing KittenAuthorities and witnesses said the gray and black striped tabby, named Little Man, was killed after the girl allegedly lured him from in front of the owners' Ozone Park home on Sept. 11.
Polls Show Booker Maintains Lead Over Lonegan Ahead Of Wednesday Special ElectionA Monmouth University poll released Monday finds the Newark mayor maintaining a double-digit lead, 52 to 42 percent among likely voters.
$70K Reward For Safe Return Of Missing Autistic Boy From QueensA 24-hour command center has been set near the Center Boulevard School in Long Island City where Avonte Oquendo was last seen. The teen was spotted on surveillance video leaving the school on Oct. 4.
FBI: Men Plotted To Kidnap, Use Cattle Prods To Force Orthodox Jewish Men To Divorce WivesThree rabbis and seven other men were charged after the FBI raided several locations overnight.
Jersey City Science Teacher Honored With Prestigious $25,000 AwardA representative from the Milken Family Foundation surprised eighth grade science teacher Robert O'Donnell with the recognition for his achievements.
Gov. Chris Christie, Barbara Buono Square Off In DebateIn a debate Tuesday night, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie characterized opponent Barbara Buono as a supporter of high taxes and spending, while Buono accused Christie of being insensitive to the poor and middle class.
Family Of Girl Hurt In Escalator Accident Files Lawsuit Against Macy'sJuliana Valdez was back-to-school shopping at Macy's with her mother and brother at the Garden State Plaza Shopping Center in Paramus when her right sneaker was sucked into the escalator, trapping her leg.