Black crowd cheers as a white woman is violently assaulted in Long Branch

U.S. 06/23/21, 17:35

While the city celebrated the nation's first Juneteenth federal holiday, a mostly black crowd of Juneteenth revelers cheered as a white woman was severely beaten in the streets of a Long Branch, New Jersey commercial district, turning the holiday into a riot.The celebration was intended to be a great occasion ...

NJ teacher quits prep school for adopting critical race theory

U.S. 06/09/21, 21:52

An award-winning teacher has resigned from a private prep school in Englewood, New Jersey, over its critical race theory (CRT) endorsement. Regarding the unusual ideologies that the Dwight-Englewood School in Bergen County wants to instill in its students, English teacher Dana Stangel-Plowe could not accept being part of the system. “The school’s ...

New Jersey: Veteran officer arrested for running synthetic drug lab at home

U.S. 05/17/21, 19:00

A police officer who served 19 years in the Long Branch Police Department New Jersey was arrested after being found operating a methamphetamine laboratory at his home, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni announced on Sunday, May 16. Christopher Walls, 50, faces charges that might cost him up to 20 years behind ...

6 killed in New Jersey gunbattle, including police officer

U.S. 12/10/19, 15:54

Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gun battle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy fire for hours, authorities said. The dead included the two gunmen, Jersey City Police Chief Michael Kelly said. The slain officer, Detective Joseph ...

Campaigns swarm Harris donors after she exits the 2020 race

2022 Campaign 12/04/19, 15:47

Kamala Harris’ exit from the Democratic presidential primary has set off a stampede among her former rivals, who are moving fast to improve their campaigns' fortunes by winning over donors who supported the California senator. In New York, former Vice President Joe Biden, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker and South Bend, ...

New Jersey hospital mistakenly gives kidney transplant to wrong patient

U.S. 11/27/19, 06:35

A hospital in New Jersey mistakenly gave the wrong patient a kidney transplant who happens to have the same name as the intended recipient. A Virtua Health representative confirmed that on Nov. 18 in Camden, New Jersey, a 51-year-old patient underwent a successful kidney transplant. The next day, a medical team ...

Booker could end campaign if fundraising doesn’t pick up

2022 Campaign 09/21/19, 14:07

Lagging in polling and fundraising, Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker said Saturday said he may end his run unless donations from supporters increase quickly. "If you believe in me, this is the time to help because without it we shouldn't be in this race," he told CNN. His campaign manager, Addisu Demissie, ...

Tornado touchdown confirmed in Union County, damage reported

U.S. 08/07/19, 17:29

An EF0 tornado touched down Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 7, in Union County, New Jersey, according to the National Weather Service. The tornado was spotted in Springfield near Route 22 and Springfield Avenue. Officials said that the tornado had maximum wind speeds of 70 mph. This is at least the fifth tornado to ...

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