Scott Garrett (R-NJ) along with the rest of New Jersey’s congressional delegation is set to vote today on a bill that would outlaw abortion after 20 weeks. The bill H.R. 1797, co-sponsored by Garrett and titled The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
would amend the federal criminal code to prohibit any person from performing or attempting to perform an abortion if the probable post-fertilization age of the unborn child is 20 weeks or greater.
7-11 Store Owners and Operators Used Identities Stolen from U.S. Citizens, Including the Deceased and Children, to Conceal Their Scheme, and Harbored Illegal Immigrant Workers at Houses Owned by the Defendants
On Friday, June 14, the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office joined with 25 local and county law enforcement agencies to participate in the third annual Bergen County Chief for a Day celebration. The program provides children with chronic health conditions the opportunity to receive a behind-the-scenes look at law enforcement.
Legislation would add disorderly person’s offenses to the list of criminal conduct that, upon conviction, requires biological sampling for the DNA database. The Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee today approved the legislation.
After a sample is taken, the Division of State Police identifies, analyzes, and stores it in a state databank. The division also forwards the DNA information to the Federal Bureau of Investigation for inclusion in the federal Combined DNA Index System
The Monmouth University Poll released Thursday showed Booker would get three-fifth of the votes in a Democratic primary. No others would get more than 1 in 10.
Chris Christie leads challenger Barbara Buono by 30 points
– “If I were a member of the U.S. Senate, I would vote no.”
On Lonegan's campaign website you can "Follow Steve On Twitter", "Like Steve On Facebook" and of course “Donate to Steve” but what the website does not have is a section called "Issues".
Popular Assemblywoman Connie Wagner (D-38), Paramus, a three-term Democrat from Bergen County, will not seek reelection, she said Tuesday.
Wagner notified Democratic Party leadership this evening that she will not run again for reasons related to her family, sources said.
It's official: Cory Booker announces candidacy for US Senate.
On Saturday Newark's Mayor Cory Booker announced he will be running for the US Senate seat left vacant by the death of Frank Lautenberg.
Top secret court order requiring Verizon to hand over all call data shows scale of domestic surveillance under Obama administration, Britain's Guardian newspaper said Wednesday
The 200,000-member New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) today urged the Christie Administration and Commissioner of Education Chris Cerf to apply for a one-year waiver to postpone the use of standardized tests to make high-stakes personnel decisions.
School board confirmed CHS Principal McGinley won't be reappointed after this school year
The incident took place at 931 Clinton Street just after 9 a.m. The transformer was replaced and power was restored.
Authorities say a New Jersey man stopped by troopers for driving more than 100 mph on the New York State Thruway had illegal firearms and ammunition magazines in his vehicle along with some marijuana.
Two brothers convicted of planning to attack military personnel on installations in New Jersey and elsewhere are asking a judge to vacate their convictions, saying their lawyers made key mistakes in their defense.
The express lanes of the NJ Turnpike headed southbound from the George Washington Bridge have been re-opened, following an accident involving an overturned truck, according to State Police.
A former North Jersey man has been charged with causing the death of his 10-week-old son, who was found unresponsive when emergency personnel were called to his home last year, according to Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli.
The FBI says it has found no sign of the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa and is ending a dig in suburban Detroit.
Police say armed robbers have shot and killed 48 people in a revenge attack on villagers in northwest Nigeria who have formed vigilante groups to try to end a spree of violent thefts.
U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), a member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health, submitted the following statement for the record in opposition of the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act:
Prosecutors say the 63-year-old eco-tourism guide bought the seven live snakes in August 2012 in a market in Lima, Peru, and smuggled them in his jacket on flights from Lima to Miami and then to Dallas.
MICHAEL P. MARRARA, JR., 32, has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Manslaughter, Endangering the Welfare of a Child, and Hindering Apprehension in connection with the March 26, 2012 death of his ten week old son Andrew Jeremy Marrara.
YOU READ IT HERE FIRST A former Fort Lee man broke three of his infant son’s ribs and damaged his brain, causing the 10-week-old boy’s death last year, Bergen County Prosecutor John L Molinelli said this morning, officially confirming the arrest of a 32-year-old Michael Marrara Jr. Family members at the time said that little [...]
Police in Ocean County have arrested 19 people on charges related to heroin possession and distribution. The arrests come after the county's overdose death count rose to 60 this weekend.
Firefighters quickly extinguished a blaze on Cortlandt Street late Tuesday afternoon in Belleville.
Four suspects robbed and assaulted a 59-year-old man who was walking on Madison Avenue in the 6th Ward Tuesday evening, police said.
An SUV driver acting as if he needed directions tried to snatch a Paterson man's chain on Carroll Street Tuesday, dragging the victim alongside his vehicle during the failed robbery attempt, police said.
M&T Bank Corp., which delayed its $3.7 billion purchase of Hudson City Bancorp of Paramus because the Buffalo bank's money-laundering controls failed to pass regulatory muster, has entered into an agreement with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York to revise its compliance programs.