New Jersey Transit, the agency that operates state-run bus and rail lines, reportedly promoted 10 employees connected to Gov. Chris Christie‘s administration — and even gave raises to some as the agency struggled to fund its operations.
A Secret Santa helped spread some holiday cheer for some shoppers at a Walmart in New Jersey by paying off nearly $50,000 worth of layaways at the store.
A Rutgers University professor accused of posting anti-Semitic rants on his Facebook page will lose his role as a director and will no longer be allowed to teach required classes, the school announced.
The traditional reenactment of George Washington crossing the Delaware River is still on for Christmas Day, but this Sunday’s scheduled dress rehearsal has been canceled.
A big, fat squirrel in New Jersey clearly has a bit of a sweet tooth because he was caught on video ravaging a holiday treat stand in front of a woman’s home.
A church pastor in New Jersey has been accused of sexually assaulting children during a 16-year period.
Former Pennington School teacher Alyssia Marie Reddy was arrested on Friday, authorities say.
A search for vandals in a Jersey Shore town after a popular Christmas lights display was damaged came to an end Saturday when officials discovered the Grinch was actually a medium-sized rodent.
Authorities in New Jersey arrested 79 people in a nine-month-long investigation aimed at protecting children from sexual predators.
A New Jersey who fell into a septic tank was stuck 11-feet under ground for three hours before firefighters managed to free her.
After the jury again informed the judge they could not reach a decision, a federal judge declared a mistrial in Sen. Bob Menendez’s corruption and bribery trial.
Top Democrats on Sunday refused to say whether Sen. Bob Menendez should step down if he’s convicted of federal bribery charges.
An investigation of a reported plot by a Bloods gang member to kill a New Jersey police officer resulted in the arrests of three people on firearm and drug charges, authorities said Friday.
A 93-year-old World War II veteran scored a surprise victory over an incumbent New Jersey mayor in Tuesday’s election.
A former Syrian diplomat who represented the regime of President Bashar Assad during the country’s tumultuous civil war has landed a teaching job at Rutgers University in New Jersey, sparking outrage from human rights groups.
A Pennsylvania woman shot her “sugar daddy” in the face soon after he broke up with her and then faked a robbery to cover up the crime, prosecutors said Monday.
Democrat Phil Murphy’s victory in the New Jersey gubernatorial race Tuesday has bolstered his party’s chances of holding the seat currently occupied by Bob Menendez – in the event the sitting senator is convicted on corruption charges and leaves office.
A white-bearded volunteer Santa is facing drug charges after an overnight New Jersey traffic stop.
As New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie ends his troubled tenure facing term limits, his legacy may be to hand his statehouse to a Democrat.
A man has admitted smuggling chocolate-covered heroin on a flight from Guatemala to Newark Liberty International Airport, reports the AP.
Five years after Superstorm Sandy, the boardwalk and pier have been rebuilt, with new thrill rides and thousands of houses have been repaired or replaced. But the job of rebuilding is far from over.
An off-duty New Jersey state trooper jumped in to the rescue Sunday and saved a man who was choking in a restaurant.
The stakes are high in New Jersey as the state prepares to elect a new governor for the first time in eight years.
If Republican Kim Guadagno wins New Jersey’s gubernatorial election on Nov. 7, she may have Jersey tomatoes and cranberries to thank.