Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former advisor to President Bill Clinton has died, his family said Tuesday in a statement. He was 85.
A Passaic County woman is accused of sexually abusing a 6-year-old child in the presence of a five-year-old child. Authorities say the sex attack was captured on video.
Democrats’ hopes of including a minimum wage increase in their massive COVID-19 relief bill seem all but dead.
An elderly California serial killer who was known as the "I-5 Strangler" has been killed in prison, authorities say.
New Jersey school districts must incorporate instruction on diversity and inclusion under a new law.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said he supports an investigation into sexual harassment allegations made against his New York counterpart and fellow Democrat Andrew Cuomo.
The COVID vaccine will be available for new groups of people in New Jersey amounting to hundreds of thousands of workers and residents beginning in March.
The Middletown Ohio Police say the couple admitted that the 6-year-old was killed in Preble County and then the body was brought back to Middletown and put in the Ohio River.
A Louisiana police officer working security at a high school basketball game was shot and killed following a mask-related dispute, police said.
New Jersey’s recreational marijuana market is now voter approved and in effect under legislation signed last week by Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy.
New Jersey's urban communities are drawing renters fleeing New York City. These younger professionals are attracted by more affordable rents on spacious apartments with a lot of amenities while still being part of an urban lifestyle.
A baby in New Jersey wasn't waiting to make its debut into the world, instead arriving inside the car outside the hospital.
Active-duty personnel began to administer coronavirus vaccine shots at new hubs in New York this week and have been staffing sites in New Jersey since earlier this month.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Florida man who scammed a senior citizen out of $10,000, officials said.
Police in Morris County responding to a call about an unattended child in Boonton discovered a mother and son dead in a pond.
To fight back bay flooding in New Jersey, the federal government will recommend storm surge barriers, floodwalls, and elevating homes.
As his confirmation hearing began Monday, Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden’s nominee for attorney general, vowed to prioritize civil rights, combat extremist attacks and ensure the Justice Department remains politically independent.
Legislation to decriminalize cannabis and loosen penalties for underage possession of the drug and alcohol was signed into law Monday.
Fans will be allowed to attend sports and entertainment events at the New Jersey's largest facilities in limited numbers starting next week, Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday.
A man backing a pickup truck out of a driveway struck and killed a 2-year-old boy in New Jersey, authorities said.