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State trooper rescues struggling deer from swimming pool

A state trooper came to the rescue of a deer that appeared to be drowning in a swimming pool at a Warren County home.

Sprint for Sam

Sprint for Sam honors young woman's memory

A race in New Jersey is honoring a young woman who suddenly passed away two years ago.


Drought warning declared in 14 New Jersey counties

Officials have issued a drought warning for 14 of New Jersey's 21 counties due to a lack of rainfall and dwindling water-supply conditions.



Arrest made in Hunterdon High School Bomb threat

Hunterdon County authorities say they have arrested one individual, a student who attended Hunterdon Central.

Christie aide who sent traffic problems email to testify

Staffer says she told Christie of lane study

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former deputy chief of staff said she told him about plans for a traffic study on the George Washington Bridge a month before it began in 2013.

New Jersey Transit s longest delay Modern safety technology

Senior transit leadership skips hearing on crash

Lawmakers investigating New Jersey Transit are expected to focus on the role modern safety technology could have played in preventing last month's deadly crash.

New Jersey DEP considers drought warning

New Jersey DEP considers drought warning

A drought watch could soon be upgraded to a drought warning in several New Jersey counties including two in the area


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    On this day: October 23

    The U.S. Marines barracks in Beirut are hit by a truck bomb, Robert Bork's Supreme Court nomination is rejected, and the iPod is introduced, all on this day.

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