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Firefighters pick through the rubble of a burned out home as they look for clues to a fire that authorities say killed six people in Newark, N.J., Sunday, June 15, 2014. The Essex County prosecutor's office says the fast-moving fire that roared through a single-family home in New Jersey's largest city, broke out at around 4 a.m. Sunday. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Boy on Father’s Day visit, 5 others, die in fire

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A teenager on a Father’s Day visit to Newark to honor his deceased dad died, along with his mother and four others, when a fast-moving fire ripped through a three-story home […]

06/15/2014

Stripper: Booker messages blown out of proportion

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A dancer at an Oregon vegan strip club says her online interactions with U.S. Senate candidate Cory Booker are innocent, and says she didn’t communicate with the Newark, N.J., mayor outside […]

09/26/2013

A doctor vaccinates a patient against measles.  (AP Photo/Thomas Kienzle)

Measles cases put Texas megachurch under scrutiny

NEWARK, Texas (AP) – The teachings of televangelist Kenneth Copeland and his family focusing on the virtues of trusting God to keep healthy are under scrutiny after a cluster of measles cases linked to his […]

08/31/2013

Beverly Hall, former Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent (AP Photo)

Ex-Atlanta schools leader fighting for legacy

ATLANTA (AP) — When Beverly Hall first arrived in Atlanta as superintendent of the city’s public school system, she cautioned she wouldn’t be riding in on a white horse and that it would take time to fix the problems of low student performance.

04/02/2013

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Man gets over 3 years in iPad data breach case

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A man convicted of illegally gaining access to AT&T’s servers and stealing more than 100,000 email addresses of iPad users has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.

03/18/2013

NY, NJ motorists face long lines for gasoline (video)

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – Motorists in the New York City area and across New Jersey are facing a second day of enormous gas lines at those stations that still have both electricity and supplies. In […]

11/01/2012

Singapore Airlines to end world's longest flights

  NEW YORK (AP) – The world’s longest commercial flight – Singapore to Newark, N.J. – is being cancelled. Singapore Airlines announced Wednesday that it will end its nonstop flight between Singapore and Newark, a […]

10/24/2012

44 TSA workers at Newark face firing or suspension

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – A union at New Jersey’s Newark Airport is disputing accusations that dozens of baggage screeners failed to properly screen luggage and should be fired or suspended. The Transportation Security Administration announced […]

10/19/2012

Archbishop urges defense of teachings on marriage

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – The archbishop of Newark is urging more than 1 million Roman Catholics in northern New Jersey – especially Catholic politicians – to defend marriage against those he says would “deconstruct or […]

09/26/2012

NJ woman denies causing penis injection death

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – A New Jersey woman pleaded not guilty Tuesday to causing the death of a man who prosecutors say she gave a fatal dose of silicone during a penile enhancement procedure. Kasia […]

09/11/2012

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