U.S. House Bill Calls For Replacing 'Husband' And 'Wife' With Gender-Neutral Terms In LawIt’s summer wedding season, and as couples prepare to say “I do,” some lawmakers have been looking to change hundreds of laws on the books.
50 Years For N.J. Man Who Stabbed Wife To Death, Covered Her In Pig MaskA 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.
2 Charged In Shooting That Killed Jersey City Man Trying To Protect WifeTwo 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.
Prosecutors: Man Charged In Wife's Slaying In Boonton Wanted Others DeadA 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.
Former Gov. Spitzer, Wife Announce SplitFormer Gov. Eliot Spitzer and his wife announced Tuesday that they have decided to split up.
Tamra Roberts Lhota Talks About Life As Wife, Top Adviser To Mayoral CandidateTamra Roberts Lhota, the wife of Republican mayoral contender Joe Lhota, is also one of his closest advisers.
N.J. Candidate Lonegan's Wife Asks To Meet Oprah WinfreyThe 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.
Police: Man Attacked, Critically Injured Wife With Meat CleaverA man allegedly attacked his wife with a meat cleaver in Manhattan’s Chinatown Sunday, leaving the woman in critical condition.
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.
Census: More New Jerseyans Live Alone Than With FamiliesFor 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.
NY Beheading Suspect Seeks To Represent HimselfA 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.
Opening Statements Set For Wife Beheading TrialOpening statements in the second-degree murder trial of Muzzammil Hassan were scheduled to start Tuesday in Erie County Court in Buffalo.
First Day Produces No Jurors For Wife Beheading TrialPotential 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.
Jury Selection To Begin In NY Beheading CaseProsecution 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.
Prosecutors In NY Beheading Question Defense PlansLawyers 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.