139 bears killed during hunt, far fewer than last year
The reduced number of bears killed was expected after Gov. Murphy banned the hunt on state-owned lands.
Work with lasers makes NJ man oldest Nobel Prize winner
96-year-old Rumson resident Arthur Ashkin became the oldest Nobel laureate for his work developing optical tweezers. He still does research at his home after retiring from Bell Labs.
Weight Watchers changing name to ‘WW’ with new focus on wellness
With its re-branding the company said it will shift focus away from dieting, offering rewards for tracking meals and exercise.
3 killed in shooting at Maryland Rite Aid center, police say
The attack came nearly three months after a man armed with a shotgun attacked a newspaper office in Annapolis, Maryland, killing five staff members.
Florence rolls ashore in Carolinas, tears buildings apart
As the giant, 400-mile-wide hurricane pounded away, it unloaded heavy rain, flattened trees, chewed up roads and knocked out power to more than 600,000 homes and businesses.
Fierce Hurricane Florence aims at Southeast
The National Hurricane Center's best guess was that Florence would blow ashore as early as Friday afternoon around the North Carolina-South Carolina line, then slog its rainy way westward.
No change in how common autism is in US kids: about 1 in 68
About 1 in 68 school-aged children have autism or related disorders. That's the same as it was when health officials checked two years earlier.
Autism studies in girls, women getting more attention
Krista Lamando sat on a couch on a recent Friday afternoon, covered in blankets and content doing something she excels at-- figuring out puzzles.
It’s a boy for Kim and Kanye
Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West welcomed a baby boy Saturday, December 5, 2015, in Los Angeles.
Latest US estimate suggests 1 in 45 children have autism
The government has a new estimate for autism - 1 in 45 U.S. children - but other federal calculations say the developmental disorder is less common.
Amtrak trains rolling on busy Northeast Corridor
Amtrak trains began rolling between New York and Philadelphia early Monday, the first time in almost a week following a deadly crash in Philadelphia, and officials vowed to have safer trains and tracks while investigators worked to determine the cause of the derailment.
21 Indicted Following NJ Heroin Raid
Twenty-one people have been indicted following the disruption of what law enforcement officials say was a high-volume heroin distribution network.