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Witness says couple was raping toddler — NJ man admits it
A Bloomfield man has admitted raping a toddler — a guilty plea that will send him to prison for 25 years without a chance for parole.
NJ Woman — and Cops — Left Dogs in Freezing Cold Until One Died
Police have charged Kimberlynn Jurkowski, 59, with four counts of animal cruelty and four counts of abandoning a domesticated animal.
Parents report NJ baby missing — months after decomposed body found in alley
Prosecutors on Friday said the badly decomposed body found in October was that of 1-year-old Jah’vi Brown.
Kmart in Toms River Closing in 2019
A former retail powerhouse's long goodbye continues into the new year.
Lindenwold Christmas Party Mystery Guest Accused of Sexual Assault
Police in South Jersey are looking for a man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in her home.
Ref Who Forced Black Wrestler to Chop Dreads Investigated by Attorney General
New Jersey has opened a civil rights investigation into a high school wrestling match in which a white referee forced a black athlete to chop off is dreadlocks.
Outbreak Strikes a 3rd Health Facility in NJ This Month
State and federal health authorities are investigating a viral outbreak at Voorhees Pediatric Facility.
NJ man shot by cops claimed to have bomb — video released
Cumberland County prosecutors say a man who city police shot dead on Saturday had claimed to be holding a bomb.
274 School Districts Could Disappear Under NJ Savings Plan
A plan being considered to lower cost of government and taxes could result in wiping out nearly half of the state's school districts.
Goat Wandering NJ Almost Dies in Freezing Cold But Finds Warm Home
The goat, which has been named Millie, is now safe and sound at a rescue facility.
Bottoms up! The drunkest places in New Jersey
Many were surprised to learn this week that Ocean City — one of the state's few "dry" towns where bars or liquor stores are not allowed to operate — was also the state's drunkest.
NYPD, Philly Cops Join Search for Missing NJ Teen
Nick Pratico was last seen shortly after 3 p.m. Sept. 20 at Mercer County College.