New Jersey

New Jersey Woman Sues Hersheypark After Falling During Photo Op

A 42-year-old woman from New Jersey is suing the popular theme park Hersheypark after she fell from a watercraft while posing for a picture at a …

Photography

Teen who hadn't walked in years walks across graduation stage

A New Jersey teenager with a degenerative neurological condition who hadn't been able to walk for years walked to collect his diploma.

The 8 states with the worst roads in the US

In the spring, President Trump said he intends to fix the country's crumbling roads, but according to his budget, highways will see less federal money than in years past.<p>The proposed budget would slash transportation spending by 13% in fiscal 2017, including a $95 billion cut to the Highway Trust …

Road Trips

Donald Trump Under Investigation for Obstruction of Golf Etiquette

He did it at his own golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey.<p>Golf, the gentleman's game, a game of honor, self discipline, and lots and lots of etiquette. It is not a game for the uncouth, and yet it is also a game for the rich and spoiled. One such rich person is our current president, Donald Trump. …

Golf

The Democrats’ Losing Streak Will Likely End in November

The frustrating pattern of near-misses for Democrats in 2017 special congressional elections was distorted and exaggerated by the Tweeter-in-Chief, …

Elections

N.J. races key to Democrats winning back House in 2018

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee said four New Jersey Republican incumbents could be vulnerable.WASHINGTON -- Despite losing a special …

U.S. Congress

Giant shelf cloud moves across New Jersey sky

Time-lapse video shows a giant shelf cloud moving across the sky above southern New Jersey.

These 16 States Are Getting Late on Their Budgets

A total of 16 states are getting to the end of their 2017 fiscal year without a budget in place for 2018, reports <b>S&P Global Ratings</b> in a Thursday …

S&P Global

4 Awful Things That Should Not Still Be Happening In America

America isn't perfect. Perhaps you've noticed. There are a myriad of healthcare problems, racial tensions, and this weird sanitation problem in D.C. …

Cool Stuff

Judge won't reduce charges in New York-New Jersey bomb case

A judge says he won't throw out charges that could result in a mandatory life prison sentence for a man accused of plotting bomb attacks in New …

Avalanche to begin 2017-18 season with three-game East Coast trip

The 2016-17 NHL-worst Avalanche will begin 2017-18 in the trenches of an East Coast trip beginning Oct. 5 at the New York Rangers. The three-game …

Ice Hockey

'She's Been A Good Guest:' Deer Frequents New Jersey Family’s Pool

<b>FREEHOLD, N.J. (CBSNewYork)</b> — Now that summer is upon us, people will be spending time at the pool – and not just humans!<p>As CBS2’s Cindy Hsu reports, …

New Jersey man gets prison over $1.5M investment fraud

A New Jersey man has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for defrauding investors of over $1.5 million in a Ponzi scheme, and using the …

Corruption

Giants are handling their summer break in many different ways

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The six-week summer respite between the end of minicamp and start of training camp can be handled with varied approaches. …

NFL

NEW! United Touts Newark Accessibility

United Airlines and its agency mcgarrybowen New York are introducing the first-ever campaign to incorporate live traffic data dynamically to inform …

Airlines

NJ offers no refuge to out-of-state medical marijuana patients

Professor Susan Feiner thought her medical marijuana was legal in New Jersey. She was wrong.<p>The registered medical marijuana patient from Maine was …

Cannabis

Good riddance, coal | Editorial

Fracking may not be a panacea. But tightening water regulations and methane emissions make it an excellent alternative.

Initial Look at Vegas Expansion Draft Roster

Well, the day that Mike and I spent months preparing for has came and went, and....wow.<p>It’s going to take a little while to unpack Vegas’ decisions, …

Ice Hockey

Star Teams

Bobrovsky, 28, captured his second-career Vezina Trophy as the league's best netminder and was a finalist for the Hart Trophy after going 41-17-5 …

Ice Hockey

Senate Republicans' Trumpcare bill just as bad as the House's

The Senate must not have heard President Trump’s description of the House’s proposed Obamacare replacement as “mean” because the legislation finally …

Affordable Care Act

Devils' Trade For Mueller Sealed Merrill’s Expansion Draft Fate

<i>By Steve Lichtenstein</i><br>» More Columns<p>It turns out the Devils had nothing to fear from the expansion draft after all.<p>The Vegas Golden Knights took …

Ice Hockey

School owner admits stealing $2.8M from veterans program

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The owner of a New Jersey computer training center has admitted stealing $2.8 million from a program designed to help veterans find employment.<p>Elizabeth Honig pleaded guilty Wednesday to theft of government funds. The 52-year-old Morganville, New Jersey, resident faces up to 10 …

Being the Smartest Person in the Room Can Be a Bad Thing

David Joseph is the cofounder and chairman of Davo Technologies, a Portland startup that has developed a software-as-a-service product that aims to …

Startups

Menendez Judge Seeks Impartial Jury as Corruption Trial Looms - Bloomberg

A federal judge on Wednesday began trying to find 16 New Jersey residents who can be fair and impartial jurors in the September corruption trial of …

Corruption

Scientists predict a Gulf of Mexico ‘dead zone’ the size of New Jersey this summer

An oxygen-poor “dead zone” in the Gulf of Mexico, which can prompt harmful algae blooms and threaten marine life, could approach the size of New Jersey this summer, federal scientists say — making it the third-largest the Gulf has seen. A new forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Oceans

Wednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 6.21.17

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.<p>* The Cook Political Report noted today that in his year’s congressional …

New Jersey Primaries

Oscar Health Will Expand Obamacare Footprint In Five States

Oscar Health will expand its Obamacare footprint in five states, adding Nashville, Austin and return to New Jersey to sell health plans on public exchanges under the Affordable Care Act.<p>The announcement Wednesday by the New York-based startup is good news for its existing customers in New York, …

Health Care

To boost libraries, NJ lawmakers push $125M bond issue

New Jersey lawmakers, seeking to help public libraries stay relevant, are pushing for additional funding for new building and for technology upgrades …

Libraries

Chris Christie on His 15% Approval Rating: ‘Who Cares?’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie low approval ratings don't seem to bother him.<p>"The fact is, who cares?" Christie said at a press conference Tuesday …

Elections

Trump thanks Jersey students for support

President Donald Trump is weighing in on a New Jersey high school that had yearbooks altered to remove three students' references to him.<p>The Asbury …

New Jersey Primaries