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Feds seize million pounds of pork smuggled to NJ from China
Federal authorities at a New Jersey port seized a million pounds of pork that was being smuggled into the country from China.
Man, 79, charged after telling 911 that he found his wife shot
A 79-year-old man is facing criminal charges after telling police that he found his wife with a gunshot wound.
It’s official: Measles outbreak returns to Lakewood
Two months after an outbreak was declared over, the measles have returned to Ocean County.
NJ mom learns freed sex offender was raping daughter, cops say
The East Orange man has a history of sex crimes.
Ex-prosecutor Says Ocean County Drug Recovery Was Corrupt
A program to give drug addicts in Ocean County a second chance may in fact have been shaking them down, according to a former state prosecutor.
NJ Sues ExxonMobil Again: 12+ Acres Contaminated in Gloucester County
State officials have filed a new environmental lawsuit against ExxonMobil, this time faulting the oil company for pollution that is spreading from its 12-acre property in Gloucester County.
NJ Woman, Homeless Man Plead Guilty in GoFundMe Scam
Two of the three people charged with scamming thousands of people across the country out of $400,000 through a GoFundMe campaign have pleaded guilty to federal charges.
Naked Man Exposed Himself to Kids Outside, Had Child Porn, Cops Say
Christopher J. Atkins is accused of standing nude or almost-nude in front of his house's windows or open door while children were outside on several occasions between October and November.
Murphy’s $38.6B ‘Blueprint’ – Tax Millionaires, Give Middle Class Breaks
Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday delivered his second annual budget address, laying out a $38.6 billion “blueprint for the middle class.”
Jersey Shore Man Who Wanted to Bomb NYC for ISIS Sent to Prison
A Point Pleasant man won't get to carry out his dream of killing "enemies" of Islam by blowing up bombs in New York City.