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Dad Fires Son From Family Business For Urinating On Child Cancer Patient's Memorial
Bryan Bellace was wearing a shirt representing his family's plumbing business when he was filmed desecrating a monument to a 9-year-old New Jersey boy.
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New Jersey Pastor Has Been Passing Off Bleach As A 'Miracle Cure' In Uganda: Report
Robert Baldwin promoted his miracle liquid as a cure for malaria, HIV/AIDS, cancer and many other sicknesses. It was actually industrial-grade bleach, a report claims.
Man Charged With Urinating On Memorial For Boy Who Died Of Cancer
Locals cleaned up the memorial at a New Jersey playground, saying they want the boy's family to know "we don’t condone to this type of sickening act.”
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New Jersey Marijuana Legalization Effort Goes Up In Smoke
The Garden State won't be getting any greener; for now, at least.
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States Sue IRS And Treasury Over New Shield For 'Dark Money' Donors
The Trump administration quietly moved to veil identities of big-money contributors to groups like the NRA and the ACLU.
Cory Booker Releases Sweeping Plan To Combat Gun Violence
The New Jersey senator and 2020 presidential candidate wants to take gun licensing national.
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Wells Fargo Botched A Fraud Inquiry. An Innocent Man Landed In Court.
State and local governments continue to rely on a bank that keeps finding new ways to lose credibility.
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Former Priest Keeps 6th Grade Teaching Job Despite Past Allegation Of Teen Sex Abuse
Joseph DeShan had a child with a 16-year-old when he was a priest in 1990. A state arbitrator says he can continue being around children.
A Not So Fond Look Back At Action Park, America's Scariest Amusement Park
The New Jersey amusement park was notorious for head injuries, broken bones, horrific wounds and even deaths.
Former Chris Christie Aide Bashes Ex-Boss
Bridget Anne Kelly, a former aide to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, bashed her ex-boss over the “Bridgegate” scandal.
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Woman Pleads Guilty In GoFundMe Homeless Scam That Raked In $400K
Kate McClure faces four years in prison for her role in a scheme that bilked kindhearted donors.
Homeless Vet Sentenced To 5 Years' Probation For GoFundMe Scam
Johnny Bobbitt, who admitted to tricking people into donating $400,000, will also enter a drug treatment program.
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New Jersey Legalizes Aid In Dying For Terminally Ill
The new legislation gives those with a six-month prognosis or an irreversible fatal illness the right to seek a doctor's help to die.
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New Jersey Approves Bill To Allow Terminally Ill Patients To End Their Lives
Gov. Phil Murphy said he would sign the bill, calling it the "right thing to do."
Referee Who Made Black Wrestler Cut Dreadlocks May Sue For Defamation
Alan Maloney was in the spotlight in December after making teen wrestler Andrew Johnson cut his hair, sparking outrage about racism and cultural bias.
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Suspect In Murder Of New York Mafia Boss Wanted To Date His Niece: Reports
Anthony Comello, 24, was reportedly upset by Frank Cali's efforts to stop him from dating his niece.
Woman Asks Ex Who Won Mega Millions Lottery: Can I Stop Paying Alimony?
Eileen Murphy says the money she was ordered to pay Mike Weirsky after the divorce is now just "pocket change" for him.
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For A New Jersey Care Center, The Cost Of 11 Children's Lives Is $600,000
The Wanaque Center for Nursing And Rehabilitation "put profit before care," and 11 kids died as a result.
Ex-Priest, Accused Of Abusing Dozens Of Boys, Found Shot To Death In Home
John Capparelli, 70, was recently named among "credibly accused" abusers within the Catholic church.
Dad Gets Pranked On Birthday When Sons Put His Phone Number On Billboard
Chris Ferry of New Jersey estimates he's received 15,000 calls and texts from as far away as the Philippines.
Teen Walking Dog Saves Kidnapped Man Heard Locked In Car's Trunk
"He was like, ‘Hello, can anybody help me?’” 17-year-old Kayla Rose recalled hearing the desperate man say.
Homeless Vet And New Jersey Woman In $400,000 GoFundMe Scam Plead Guilty
Johnny Bobbitt and Kate McClure pleaded guilty for their parts in a wild GoFundMe scandal that prosecutors say they made up.
Dean Resigns Over School's Choice To Not Consider Chick-fil-A
Rider University in New Jersey said it won't feature the restaurant because of its opposition to the LGBTQ community.
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Judge Dismisses Juror On Sarah Stern Murder Trial For 'LMAO' Facebook Post
The juror told media her sister wrote the post that got her kicked off the high-profile trial.
N.J. Presses National Enquirer's Hedge Fund Backer After Bezos Blackmail Accusation
New Jersey, which invests employee pensions in the fund, wants assurance that the publisher is obeying "all applicable laws."
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Severance Pay Could Be The Next Big Progressive Labor Cause
A New Jersey bill, sparked by the Toys R Us and Sears layoffs, would require large companies to pay off workers they're dumping.
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