Second juror dismissed from Sarah Stern murder trial
A motion for a mistrial in the Sarah Stern murder trial was denied by a judge as a second juror was removed from the panel.
Juror’s social media post spurs mistrial request in murder trial
Superior Court Judge Richard English removed the juror last Thursday and informed the remaining 15 jurors of his decision on Wednesday
Commuter ferry runs aground off NJ coast
The Seastreak ferry got stuck about 200 yards from the pier in Atlantic Highlands.
Murphy goes after ‘crony capitalism’ in first speech of 2019
Murphy, who is entering his second year in office after taking over from Republican Chris Christie, took aim at one of his predecessor's preferred economic incentives during the address before lawmakers in the General Assembly chamber.
Gunman who killed Asbury Park boy cries as he’s sent to prison
Karon Council killed a 10-year-old boy last year, he says by accident.
Details of ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ — prequel to ‘The Sopranos’
The star of the upcoming "The Sopranos" prequel says a young Tony Soprano will be a part of the film — but had good reason to be careful about how much else he revealed about "The Many Saints of Newark."
NJ college sued over frat’s ‘Rock, Paper, Scissors’ rape game
Five former students, including a woman, were charged with taking part in the videotaped 2014 attack.
Federal shutdown begins after lawmakers fail to reach deal
With negotiations expected to continue, the House and Senate both scheduled rare Saturday sessions. House members were told they'd get 24 hours' notice before a vote.
Man charged with torching own home is innocent, attorney says
Paul Caneiro is charged with setting fire to his own home on the same day his brother was shot to death and his Colts Neck home was burned.
FAO Schwarz is back! Big news for toy lovers
A new FAO opened Friday in Manhattan's Rockefeller Center, about 10 blocks from its former home near Central Park.
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.