The TSA didn’t need Samuel L. Jackson from stopping one snake to get on a plane. A snake was left behind at a TSA checkpoint at the Newark International Airport on Monday night. Katie Johnston reports.
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Snake Left Behind At TSA Checkpoint At Newark AirportThe TSA didn’t need Samuel L. Jackson from stopping one snake to get on a plane. A snake was left behind at a TSA checkpoint at the Newark International Airport on Monday night. Katie Johnston reports.
Muhammad Ali's Former New Jersey Mansion Now Available On AirbnbFor anyone looking to walk the same hallways as “The Greatest,” you now have that chance. Muhammad Ali’s former mansion in Cherry Hill is available on Airbnb. Katie Johnston reports.
Lehigh Township Police: Woman Ran To Neighbor For Help, Dragged By AttackerPolice in Northampton County say a woman who pounded on her neighbor's door screaming for help was dragged away by her attacker and was found being held by a man in a nearby home's attic. Katie Johnston reports.
Police Searching For Suspect Wanted In Robberies On Two Consecutive Days At Boost Mobile In KensingtonPhiladelphia police are searching for a suspect wanted in robberies on two consecutive days at a Boost Mobile store in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood. Both times, police say, the man brandished a gun while handing employees a note. Katie Johnston reports.
Court Renews Battle Over Buffer Zone Around New Jersey Abortion ClinicA lawsuit over a buffer zone around a Bergen County abortion clinic has been revived. A federal appeals court in Philadelphia has written that a lower court was mistaken when it invalidated an ordinance in the town of Englewood. Katie Johnston reports.
Pennsylvania State Police Asking For Horse DonationsThe Pennsylvania State Police is asking for horse donations to support its mounted patrol. The department relies on donations to fill a stable of 28 horses at the Academy in Hershey. Katie Johnston reports.
Man Falls Onto Tracks After Wrong Train Door OpensNew Jersey Transit is investigating why a train door opened on the wrong side of an outbound train, causing a passenger to fall out of the train in Hudson County. Katie Johnston reports.
New Jersey Woman Left 3 Kids Alone In Car For Hours While Gambling At Casino In Bethlehem, Authorities SayAuthorities say a New Jersey woman left three young children alone in a car for two hours while she gambled at a Bethlehem casino. Milady Borda is facing three counts of child endangerment. Katie Johnston reports.
Woman Wins $5 Million In New Jersey Lottery After Praying To Mother For BlessingA New Jersey woman won $5 million in the lottery after praying to her deceased mother for a blessing. Nonie Briggs, of Bergenfield, became an instant millionaire after playing the $30 Lucky 7s Scratch-Offs ticket at the Oprandy's Wine & Liquor over the weekend. Katie Johnston reports
Study Finds 8 Out Of 10 People Have Cried At WorkA new study found eight out of 10 people have cried at work, which means the other two are either lying or wait to have their existential crisis in the parking lot. The study was published by the job search company Monster. Katie Johnston reports.
Backstreet Boys Fans Upset Over ‘Lack Of Organization’ At Hersheypark Concert After Postponed Due To StormsAs fans were entering the park, they were told to seek shelter under the grandstands or stay in their car due to the heavy downpours that were passing over the area. Katie Johnston reports.
Couple Fakes Birth And Death Of Baby To Obtain Donations And GiftsPennsylvania State Police say a couple faked the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends and family. Geoffrey and Kaycee Lang were charged Thursday with theft by deception and receiving stolen property. Katie Johnston reports
New Jersey Judge Sorry For Telling Woman To Sell Nude Photos To PlayboyThe girlfriend was seeking to have the man’s wife return explicit photos of herself, which she feared would be shared on social media. Katie Johnston reports.
Nearly $1 Million Of Counterfeit Smartphones Seized In PhiladelphiaFederal authorities in Philadelphia seized nearly $1 million worth of counterfeit smartphones. Officers recently snatched up 4,449 combined counterfeit phones in two separate busts, the U.S. Customs and Border Protections announced on Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
New Jersey Jobless Rate Hits New Low Of 3.3%New Jersey’s unemployment has fallen to a new low of 3.3%. The state Labor and Workforce Development Department made the announcement Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
New Jersey Man Dies After He Was Pinned Under Car He Was Working On With NephewA Passaic County man has died after he was pinned under a car that he was working on with his nephew. Katie Johnston reports.
Man Accused Of Smashing Glass Doors, Spray-Painting Graffiti At Wilkes-Barre Planned ParenthoodA man has been charged with breaking into a Planned Parenthood office in Luzerne County, smashing glass doors and painting graffiti on the walls. Katie Johnston reports.
Dog Found Tied To Tree In Coatesville: PoliceAuthorities in West Caln Township are asking for the public's help identifying a female dog that was found tethered to a tree in Coatesville. The dog was found on the 1200 block of Telegraph Road on Sunday, West Caln Township police say. Katie Johnston reports.
Lenny Dykstra Facing Viral Bagel Boss Guy In Celebrity Boxing MatchFormer Philadelphia Phillies All-Star Lenny Dykstra will be stepping into the ring for a celebrity boxing match in Atlantic City next month. Katie Johnston reports.
Ex-Olympian Charged With Attempted Murder After Shooting Woman In New Jersey, Prosecutors SayA history of disputes between a former Olympic equestrian athlete and two people who rented from him at a farm in Morris County where he trains riders apparently turned violent this week, leaving a woman with life-threatening gunshot wounds. Prosecutors on Thursday charged Michael Barisone, 54, with two counts of attempted murder and weapons offenses. Katie Johnston reports.
Man Wanted For Stabbing Roommate In DoverPolice in Delaware are searching for a man accused of stabbing his roommate. Investigators say 26-year-old Benny Fonseca stabbed his roommate and struck him several times when he was on the ground. Katie Johnston reports.
Cherry Hill Police Launching New Drone UnitThe Cherry Hill Police Department announced Thursday that it is launching a drone unit. Katie Johnston reports.
40 Incubated Chick-Hatching Eggs Confiscated At Philadelphia Port, Feds SaysU.S. Customs and Border protection say dozens of incubated chick-hatching eggs were seized at a Philadelphia port. Katie Johnston reports.
Lehigh County Can Keep Cross On Seal, Court RulesA federal appeals court has ruled that Lehigh County may keep the image of a Christian cross on its 75-year-old official seal. Katie Johnston reports.
Delaware Cracking Down On Inmates Getting Illegal Drone DeliveriesPrison officials in Delaware are taking more steps to ensure that inmates don't get illegal air mail deliveries. Katie Johnston reports.
Princeton Professor Dies In Rock-Climbing Accident On French MountainA Princeton University professor died after falling more than 300 feet in a rock-climbing accident on a French mountain over the weekend. Steven Gubser, 47, was on vacation with his family in Europe at the time of his death. Katie Johnston reports.
Activists Call For Ronald Reagan's Name To Be Removed From Union County SchoolActivists have started a petition to remove former President Ronald Reagan's name from a New Jersey school following racist remarks unearthed in a recent recording. The petition is calling for Ronald Reagan Academy in Elizabeth to be renamed. Katie Johnston reports.
New Jersey Mayor Urges Residents To Oppose State Law Requiring Schools To Teach LGBT CurriculumThe Republican mayor of a small Ocean County town is urging residents to oppose a state law that requires middle and high schools to instruct students on the contributions of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people. Katie Johnston reports.
Authorities: 3 Injured In Jersey Shore Community ShootingA street shooting in a Monmouth County, New Jersey shore community has left three people hospitalized. But it's not yet known what caused the shooting in Neptune, which occurred shortly before 10 p.m. Monday. Katie Johnston reports.