New Jersey lawmakers once again failed to pass legislation decriminalizing marijuana so they will instead put the question to voters. The measure has a lot of support in New Jersey, including from Gov. Phil Murphy who made it a campaign promise. But the governor's democratic colleagues in the legislature could not muster the vote.
The New Jersey preschool expelled the girl with Down syndrome because she was not potty trained by a certain date, authorities said.
A New Jersey man faces allegations he conspired to carry out spray paint vandalism attacks two months ago against synagogues in Michigan and Wisconsin.
Authorities have charged five men, including the alleged gunman, in connection with a shooting at a New Jersey high school football game that they said Saturday was the result of “petty vengeance.” Three people were wounded, including two seriously.
Law enforcement officials continue their search for a 5-year-old girl who they say was abducted from a Cumberland County park in mid-September.
Marijuana-related arrests in New Jersey jumped about 35% over a four-year period ending in 2017, according to a report released Friday by the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey.
A preliminary report describes the final seconds of a small plane’s crash into a house New Jersey last month.
A former corrections officer has admitted smuggling drugs and other contraband to inmates at a federal prison in return for cash bribes.
A federal judge ruled Thursday that an American-born woman who traveled to Syria to join the Islamic State (ISIS) group and now wants to return to her family in Alabama is not a U.S. citizen.
Rutgers University officials in New Jersey are warning students there may be an aggressive coyote in the area that bit someone walking near campus.
New Jersey is seeking more than $640 million from Uber in taxes and penalties, saying the ride-hailing company misclassified its drivers as independent contractors.
Students and scientists from Rutgers University are searching for a burial ground of Chinese-American settlers in Belleville, New Jersey.
A settlement has been reached in a dispute between a developer and a town along the Hudson River over a coveted piece of real estate.
A Massachusetts man who traveled to New Jersey to have sex with someone he thought was an 8-year-old girl has been sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison.
New Jersey has drumsticked up a plan to deal with flocks of wild turkeys that are ruffling some feathers in a Jersey Shore neighborhood.
A former altar boy is accusing Brooklyn Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of molesting him when he was a parish priest in Jersey City in the mid-1970s. Reported by Sharon Crowley
A Roman Catholic bishop named by Pope Francis to investigate the church’s response to clergy sexual abuse in Buffalo, New York, has himself been accused of sexual abuse of a child, an attorney for the alleged victim notified the church this week.
Rapper and actor Eric B. has been released from a New Jersey jail after spending two weeks behind bars on a 17-year-old warrant.
Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy has signed an executive order aimed at making New Jersey the second state to establish a publicly run bank.
A New Jersey country club no longer intends to sue a waiter accused of spilling wine and ruining a woman's handbag that she claims is worth $30,000.