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Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 03:05 AM EDT

Brooklyn Streets Named for Confederate Icons Spark Protests

Brooklyn Streets Named for Confederate Icons Spark Protests

Community leaders and officials in Brooklyn are demanding that the Army take down the street names dedicated to General Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, icons of the pro-slavery south during the Civil...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 11:17 PM EDT

Gray Outpitches deGrom, Leads Yankees Over Mets 5-4

Gray Outpitches deGrom, Leads Yankees Over Mets 5-4

Sonny Gray outpitched Jacob deGrom, Jacoby Ellsbury and Gary Sanchez homered, and the New York Yankees held off the Mets 5-4 Tuesday night to sweep both Subway Series games in the Bronx.

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 10:05 AM EDT
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By Megan Merrigan

Ranking Names the 10 Most Diverse School Districts in NJ

Which New Jersey towns have the most diverse public schools?View gallery

  • Bloomfield
  • Franklin Township
  • West Orange
Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 08:07 PM EDT

Kids Convulsing, Blacked-Out Adults: Gas Leak Horror in NJ

Kids Convulsing, Blacked-Out Adults: Gas Leak Horror in NJ

A neighbor out for a walk with his girlfriend Monday responded to a call for help and encountered a terrifying scene: young children convulsing on the grass outside a New Jersey home and multiple unconscious...

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 03:03 AM EDT

Wayward Alligator Found in NJ Motel Pool

Wayward Alligator Found in NJ Motel Pool

Crews have safely removed a 3-foot alligator that was found in a swimming pool at a motel at the New Jersey shore.

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 12:30 PM EDT

Fight Turns Deadly When Man Jumps onto Moving Car: Cops

Fight Turns Deadly When Man Jumps onto Moving Car: Cops

A fight between two young men on Long Island turned deadly when one of them drove off in a car, and the other jumped onto the hood and hung on until the vehicle crashed, sending him flying onto the sidewalk,...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 08:39 AM EDT

13-Year-Old NJ Boy Dies From Mix of Heroin and Fentanyl

13-Year-Old NJ Boy Dies From Mix of Heroin and Fentanyl

A middle schooler from the Jersey Shore is another young victim of the ever-growing opioid crisis after testing found a mixture of heroin and fentanyl killed him. Vincent Weiner, 13, was found dead June 4 at...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 12:24 PM EDT

New Jersey Student Found Dead in Connecticut Dorm

New Jersey Student Found Dead in Connecticut Dorm

A Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) student was found dead in a campus apartment this weekend.

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 11:41 AM EDT

NY Firefighters Adopt Puppy Rescued From Burning Apartment

NY Firefighters Adopt Puppy Rescued From Burning Apartment

A puppy who was rescued from a burning apartment in New York is now being adopted by the firefighters who saved his life. When Newburgh firefighters responded to the blaze on August 3, they heard reports...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 08:33 AM EDT

Abandoned Dog Found Buried Up to Neck in Mud Dies at Shelter

Abandoned Dog Found Buried Up to Neck in Mud Dies at Shelter

An abandoned dog that was rescued after being found buried up to its neck in mud has died at a New Jersey shelter.

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