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New Jersey Supreme Court rules on sex offender tracking

New Jersey Supreme Court rules on sex offender tracking

In New Jersey, the state Supreme Court has spoken.

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Black bear kills hiker in northern New Jersey

A 300-pound male bear believed to have killed a hiker in northern New Jersey was circling the victim when sheriff's officers and wildlife officials killed it Sunday.

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Officials believe Rutgers student was killed by bear

Officials believe a Rutgers University student who was found dead in a New Jersey nature preserve was killed by a 300-pound black bear.

Drivers crossing state lines for cheap gas

Drivers crossing state lines for cheap gas

Gas prices are on the decline.

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Florida woman sentenced for 1999 burglary, false imprisonment

A Florida woman has been sentenced for burglary and false imprisonment charges in connection with a case dating back to 1999 in western New Jersey.

Local couple feels wrath of hurricane

Local couple feels wrath of Hurricane Odile

It was a trip they will  never forget...for all the wrong reasons.

Police release photos of car burglary suspect

After a rash of recent burglaries, police in Warren County, New Jersey are warning residents to lock their vehicles.

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Phillipsburg municipal website getting an upgrade

Phillipsburg's government website is getting ready to enter the iPad age.

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Trump Plaza shuts down; 4th AC casino to close in 2014

A fourth Atlantic City casino has gone out of business.


Car crash leads to arrests for illegal gun possession

Two New Jersey men are facing gun possession charges after an illegal gun was found in their car after it crashed.

U.S. Attorney: Warren County man stalked, sexually exploited female minors

A Warren County man is facing charges for using Facebook to stalk and threaten one female minor while pressuring another to send him pictures of herself engaging in sexually explicit conduct.

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Residents warned of Warren County cat with rabies

A free-roaming cat in Warren County, New Jersey has tested positive for rabies.


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