New Jersey

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Carjacker Caught Via ‘Find My iPhone’ Feature Gets Long Prison Term

A New Jersey man who was identified by the “find my iPhone” feature on a smartphone he stole during an armed carjacking has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison.


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Stun Gun, Syringes, Whoopee Cushion, Condoms Among NJ Beach Trash

Among the seashells, sandcastles and ocean waves at the Jersey shore last year, you may also have seen these: a whoopee cushion, a parking meter, a stun gun, a clay sculpture of baby Jesus and some bra padding.


The House of Blues at Showboat Casino on the Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Atlantic City Making Money Again After Closing Multiple Casinos

A bit of good news for a change for Atlantic City’s eight casinos. They’re making money again.


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Gas Prices Rise .02 In NJ, Could Drop By Summer

Figures released by AAA Mid-Atlantic show the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded rose from $2.16 to $2.18 in New Jersey last week. Nationally, the average stayed flat at $2.40 per gallon.


(The Revel casino-hotel resort, on the Atlantic City boardwalk.  August 2014 file photo by David Madden)

Atlantic City Fining Powerless Revel Casino $5,000 Daily

The new owner of what was the Revel Hotel Casino in Atlantic City hasn’t had the keys for a week yet and already he’s facing major issues with the property.


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Power Plant Shuts Off Service At Revel Casino

Two days after it was bought by a Florida developer, Atlantic City’s former Revel casino went dark Thursday as the power plant that is its sole supplier of utilities cut off service.


Bruce Garrett. (credit: New Jersey Attorney General's Office)

Vineland Man Convicted Of Collecting $15K In Unemployment Benefits While In Jail

A New Jersey man was convicted of fraudulently collecting unemployment benefits while he was in jail.


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Agitated Driver Accused Of Trying To Eat Weed In Burlington County

A driver agitated by stopped traffic for a medical emergency began to hook his horn and when he was confronted by officers, police say he tried to eat marijuana he had in his possession.


Suspects wanted in theft of two TV's from Walmart in Marlton, New Jersey. (credit: Evesham Police Department)

Duo Steals $2,700 In TVs From Marlton Walmart

Police are searching for two suspects who stole two TV’s worth thousands of dollars from a South Jersey Walmart.


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Investigation Continues Into Death Of Vineland Man While In Custody

A South Jersey police chief is speaking out for the first time since new cell phone video emerged capturing the arrest of a man who died in police custody.


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Police In South Jersey Cracking Down On People Texting And Driving 

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and many police departments are taking part in the U Drive, U Text, U Pay enforcement campaign.


NJ Governor Chris Christie, in a file photo. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Christie To Announce $202 Million Union Beach Storm Project

Gov. Chris Christie has announced a new storm protection project for one of the areas worst hit by Superstorm Sandy.


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Police: Accused Shoplifter Assaulted Employee At Marlton Target

A New Jersey man is accused of assaulting a Target store employee while allegedly trying to shoplift $1,600 in electronics.


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New Jersey Man Attacked By Coyote, Animal Euthanized

Authorities euthanized a coyote after it attacked a New Jersey man.


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Prosecutor: 100-Year-Old NJ Man Killed Wife With Ax, Then Self

Prosecutors say a 100-year-old man apparently killed his wife with an ax as she slept in their home, then killed himself in the bathroom with a knife.