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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox) coiled to strike
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South Jersey Beware of Venomous Rattlesnakes!

Ocean County police warn residents to not approach the venomous, and endangered rattlesnakes that are popping up in the area.

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Two Women Struck by Lightning on South Jersey Beach

Two women are hospitalized after being struck by lightning on Point Pleasant Beach in Ocean County.

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Man Shot After Pulling Gun on Police in Ocean County

A 29-year old man was shot Thursday by police in Toms River after he drew a gun.

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Brackman Middle School in Barnegat
Brackman Middle School in Barnegat (NJ State Development Authority)
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Superintendent explains why NJ school district wasn’t able to fire ‘creepy’ teacher

The Barnegat schools superintendent is defending the way officials handled a tenure case against a coach and teacher accused of inappropriately touching female students.

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New Jersey High School Seniors Go To Prom in Trooper Car

After two New Jersey high school seniors crash their car on their way to prom, they found a new way to get there: in a trooper car!

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Arthur Buckel
Arthur Buckel (Barnegat Police)
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Escaped Inmate Captured on The Garden State Parkway

According to 6 ABC, escaped inmate Arthur Buckel has been captured along the Garden State Parkway. 

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Police Investigating Human Skull Found in New Jersey Woods

Police in Brick Township are investigating a human skull found on the side of the road Tuesday afternoon.

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Main entrance to Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson
Main entrance to Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Scam alert: ‘Free’ online Six Flags Great Adventure tickets are phony

The offer looks authentic — there's a bar code, terms and conditions and an expiration date.

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$2 Million Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in South Jersey

While no one in South Jersey won a chunk of Powerball's $1.6 billion jackpot Wednesday, a winning $2 million ticket was sold in our area -- and several people are $100,000 and $50,000 richer!

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The record Powerball jackpot amount displayed in a Hoboken storefront
The record Powerball jackpot amount displayed in a Hoboken storefront (Matthew White, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Five People in South Jersey Each Won $50,000 from Powerball Saturday

While no one won almost a billion dollars on Saturday, five people in South Jersey are a little happier today -- they each won $50,000 in the Powerball lottery.

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Bernadette McDaniels / Photo: Egg Harbor Twp Police Dept.
Bernadette McDaniels / Photo: Egg Harbor Twp Police Dept.
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Car Hits Motel in Egg Harbor Township, Driver Facing Numerous Charges

An Egg Harbor Township motel has been deemed "structurally unsound" after a car crashed into it just before noon Wednesday morning. The driver of that car is now facing numerous charges.

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Hoverboard Catches Fire Inside New Jersey Home [VIDEO]

Fire officials responding to an explosion inside a local home on Sunday say it was caused by a charging hoverboard.

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