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Peter King: Giants GM Dave Gettleman 'a personnel dinosaur' who needs to target QB in 2019 NFL Draft

Peter King says Giants' Eli Manning's struggles are evident for 5 years, which is why he didn't agree with Saquon Barkley draft pick. Watch video Unless he chooses a fullback to block for Saquon Barkley or stunningly changes organizations, Giants general manager Dave Gettleman will...

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Street racer charged in hit-and-run death of high school vice principal

Tyrone Harrison, 49, of Somerset, was killed Saturday night while walking from the Edison train station to a relative's house, officials said. A man who officials said was street racing was arrested Thursday in the hit-and-run death of a New Brunswick High School vice principal. Freddy...

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Hurricane Michael's Florida fury becomes clear, death toll rises as storm churns north

The devastation inflicted by Hurricane Michael came into focus Thursday with rows upon rows of homes in the Florida panhandle found smashed to pieces, as the storm moved into Georgia and North Carolina. The death toll was at least three. PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) -- The devastation inflicted...

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Newark said it was fixing the lead in its water. Now there's a problem with the treatment.

The news comes as the city fights a federal lawsuit by an international water group. Newark will distribute free water filters to residents most at-risk of lead contamination after a study found part of the city's water treatment program "no longer effective." The news comes as the city fights...

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Eagles vs. Giants inactives: Lane Johnson to play despite ankle injury

The Eagles will be without a handful of players on Thursday night against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. Watch video EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Eagles will have starting right tackle Lane Johnson in the lineup against the Giants on Thursday. Despite being a late addition to the injury report...

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MLB playoffs down to final four teams | Lucas

The world expected three, but not the fourth. We are down to the final four teams in the Major League Baseball season. The Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers will begin their best of seven series tonight to see who represents the National League in the 2018 World Series, and the Houston...

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New Jersey Devils vs. Washington Capitals: LIVE score updates and chat (10/11/18)

Taylor Hall, Nico Hischier, Keith Kinkaid, Kyle Palmieri and the New Jersey Devils will play their first home game of the 2018-19 season when they host Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Prudential Center in Newark. Watch video Taylor Hall, Nico Hischier, Keith...

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Opening statements in Jersey City murder trial stopped due to juror's illness

Opening statements in the murder trial of a 19-year-old Jersey City man where adjourned after a juror took ill today. JERSEY CITY -- The prosecution began presenting its opening statement today in the murder trial of a 19-year-old Jersey City man but the sudden illness of a juror caused an...

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The new iTunes scam that's trying to steal money from N.J. residents

The email scam asks people to buy the gift cards and then send the redemption code back to the sender. A new email scam in which cyber criminals attempt to get people to purchase iTunes gift cards and then give out the redemption code is being reported throughout New Jersey. The scammers pose...

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It was my eyeglass case, not a gun that spurred gunpoint police stop at college

The video of the incident went viral. Some students felt it was an example of police racial bias Watch video Altaif Hassan, one of two black students detained at gunpoint at Rowan University Oct. 1, said he realized the whole ordeal was set in motion when a bystander mistook his black case for his...

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Colts-Jets Week 6 Thursday injury report | Could Leonard Williams, Isaiah Crowell both be out?

The New York Jets and rookie quarterback Sam Darnold host the Indianapolis Colts in NFL Week 6 action. Watch video Here is a look at the Thursday injury report for Sunday's Week 6 game between the Jets and Colts at MetLife Stadium. The teams will release final injury reports Friday.  (Click here...

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Man killed in fire rescued his toddler son from 1983 blaze, wife says

"I just want people to know what type of guy he was," Pattie Johnson said. Pattie Johnson still has the newspaper clipping from 1983. On one hand, the brief news story is a reminder of an act of heroism – her future husband's courageous rescue of their 1-year-old son from a burning building. On...

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Rescue teams scour snowy Rockies for missing Rowan senior

Five teams and a dog team are searching for Ryan Albert in the Longs Peak area of the Rocky Mountains, where he went missing last week. Search efforts are back on for the missing 30-year-old Marlton man who didn't return from a hike in Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, a day after the...

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Insurance inequalities must end for mental illness, substance use | Opinion

The goal of parity is to cover every person for every healthcare service needed. However, the law has not been fully implemented and it is not adequately enforced. By Debra L. Wentz For the past seven years, Rachel S. has been investing inordinate amounts of energy and money in her efforts to...

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Nordstrom Rack and other big-name stores sold jewelry with toxic metal

The jewelry was found on shelves at national chains such as Ross, Nordstrom Rack and Papaya, the Associated Press reported. Jewelry with the toxic metal cadmium is showing up on the shelves of national retailers including Ross, Nordstrom Rack and Papaya, according to newly released test results....

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Meet N.J.'s newest addition to the FBI's 10 Most Wanted list

Investigators hope heightening the profile of the accused killer will lead to his capture Lamont Stephenson has been on the run for almost four years as a prime suspect in the October 2014 killing of his fiancee and her dog in Newark. Now, the FBI is raising the stakes in the search for the...

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$170M Bayfront plan given final OK by Jersey City council

The council voted 7-2 to approve the plan. JERSEY CITY — A $170 million plan that city officials say will give them more control over the redevelopment of a formerly contaminated swath of waterfront land cleared a major hurdle on Wednesday when the City Council gave the plan its approval. The...

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Know him? Phillipsburg man wanted after crashing into motorcyclist, cops say

Police identified the suspect through an investigation, and said he remained at large. A driver fled from a traffic stop Tuesday night in Phillipsburg and then crashed into a motorcyclist, who was injured, according to town police. Jaquan Simmons (Courtesy photo | For lehighvalleylive.com) ...

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Sea Hear Now will be back in Asbury Park next year, and we're already pumped

The iconic beach festival had an epic debut in September, and it's coming back to the shore again next year. Asbury Park's first Sea Hear Now festival was so successful, next year's dates for the beachside music, art and surf event have already been announced.  The two-day beach festival...

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