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  1. Judge: Attending Pink concert didn't harm New Jersey girlRead the original story

    Saturday | New Jersey Herald

    The verdict is in - a mom's decision to take her 11-year-old daughter to a Pink concert isn't evidence of bad parenting. NJ.com reports the girl's parents are divorced, and her father accused his ex-wife of abusing her parental discretion by taking their daughter to the December 2013 concert at the Prudential Center in Newark.

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  2. Plane diverted to Boston hits turbulence, 2 injuredRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | New Jersey Herald

    Two people on a Delta Air Lines international flight diverted to Boston because of bad weather in the New York area were taken to a hospital after the plane encountered turbulence approaching Logan International Airport. Delta said Wednesday afternoon that "a small number of customers" on Flight 271 Paris complained of nausea and possible minor injuries and were checked out by emergency medical technicians.

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  3. Shooting in Newark leaves 2 men dead, authorities sayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | New Jersey Herald

    Thomas Fennelly, a chief assistant prosecutor in the Essex County prosecutor's office, says the shots were fired Sunday night in the city's West Ward. The victims' identities weren't immediately released.

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  4. Authorities: 4 shot, wounded in violent weekend in NewarkRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | New Jersey Herald

    Four people were wounded in three separate shootings that occurred during a violent weekend in New Jersey's largest city. It's not clear if any of the shootings were linked, but Newark police tell NJ.com that the incidents may be connected to a recent string of robberies in the area.

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  5. Prosecutors: Man shot to death in Newark neighborhoodRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | New Jersey Herald

    Essex County prosecutors say 19-year-old city resident Shyheim Rawls was found shortly before 1 a.m. Saturday by Newark police officers responding to reports of shots fired in the 100 block of Avon Avenue. He was taken to a hospital, but died there a short time later.

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  6. Man wanted for murder in NJ arrested in Hudson ValleyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | New Jersey Herald

    The Dutchess County Sheriff's office says Mikey Miguel Williams was found Wednesday afternoon in a Poughkeepsie home. Deputies say Williams had a .45-caliber semi-automatic handgun with seven live rounds at the time of his arrest.

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  7. No verdict after 3rd day of deliberations in Dem boss' trialRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | New Jersey Herald

    A federal jury has finished a third day of deliberations without a verdict in the racketeering trial of former northern New Jersey Democratic heavyweight broker Joseph Ferriero. The former head of the Bergen County Democratic Organization, Ferriero has been on trial in Newark since February on a five-count indictment.

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  8. Ebola monitoring costs in New Jersey since October: $2.6MRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | New Jersey Herald

    It has cost New Jersey more than $2.6 million to monitor passengers arriving at Newark Liberty Airport for possible Ebola virus since October. The state Health Department says 1,408 passengers arrived in Newark between October and last month from Guinea, Sierra Leone or Liberia.

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  9. Plenty of bottle caps to go aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | New Jersey Herald

    Photo by Warren Westura / New Jersey Herald - Here are some of the 40,000 or so bottle caps collected at the Family Partners of Sussex and Warren Counties bottle cap collection project in Newton. Photo by Warren Westura/New Jersey Herald - Counselor Megan Mulligan, of Newark, left, and volunteer Yuri Missenheim of Washington Borough work on a mural as part of the Family Partners of Sussex and Warren Counties bottle cap project.

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  10. Home invasion attorneys wait on discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | New Jersey Herald

    The attorneys for two of the six co-defendants charged in a 2013 home invasion in Green said Monday they were waiting for discovery from the state. Jarrell C. Belle, of Newark, and Michael Johnson, of North Brunswick - who are charged with kidnapping, robbery and other theft and gun-related charges - and Elizabeth Cooper - who has been charged with robbery, burglary and various other related charges stemming from the Dec. 28, 2013, home invasion in which Green resident Marilyn Gribler was bound, threatened and had items taken from her home - all appeared before Judge Thomas J. Critchley in Newton on Monday.

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  11. Alleged abuses by New Jersey military couple listed in trialRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | New Jersey Herald

    An Army major and his wife are on trial for abusing their three adopted children by withholding food and water and physically assaulting them. A federal prosecutor told jurors Monday in Newark that John and Carolyn Jackson's children suffered broken bones and other injuries and were underweight as a result of the abuse over several years.

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  12. Carjacker ID'd via iPhone feature on stolen cell gets prisonRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | New Jersey Herald

    A New Jersey man who was identified by the "find my iPhone" feature on a smartphone he stole during an armed carjacking has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison. Federal prosecutors say 28-year-old Lee Carraballo, of Newark, was sentenced Monday.

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  13. AP investigation details several hundred perimeter breaches at major US airports since 2004Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | New Jersey Herald

    Strong storms in the Southern Plains overnight are offering a preview of bad weather expected in major cities across the Midwest later in the day. A broad swath of the Midwest is girding for hail, damaging winds and possibly tornadoes as a strong storm front continues to rumble east.

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  14. Prosecutors: Man admits sexual exploitation of young girlRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | New Jersey Herald

    A northern New Jersey man has admitted inducing a young girl to engage in sexually explicit conduct while he took photos and videos. Federal prosecutors say 59-year-old Pedro Rios, of Newark, pleaded guilty Tuesday to several counts in an indictment charging him with the sexual exploitation of a child and possession of child pornography.

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  15. Mike Tyson says more must be done for prisoner re-entryRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | New Jersey Herald

    Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson gave the keynote address Thursday at a conference on prisoner re-entry, saying that the prison system isn't doing a good job of rehabilitating inmates and that there needs to be more programs to prevent people from going there in the first place. "There's no such thing as rehabilitation.

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  16. New Jersey US Sen. Menendez pleads not guilty to corruptionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | New Jersey Herald

    U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he accepted nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors. Menendez entered the plea before a federal judge in Newark, one day after he promised to be vindicated and declared that he's "not going anywhere."

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  17. New Jersey US Sen. Menendez vows to fight corruption chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | New Jersey Herald

    A defiant U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez declared that he's "not going anywhere" after being charged with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors. Menendez is expected to appear in federal court early Thursday afternoon in Newark to answer to charges he used the power of his Senate seat to benefit Salomon Melgen, a wealthy Florida eye doctor who prosecutors say provided the senator with luxury vacations, airline travel, golf trips and tens of thousands of dollars in contributions to a legal defense fund.

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  18. AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EDTRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | New Jersey Herald

    Sen. Bob Menendez, the son of Cuban immigrants who rose to become one of the highest-ranking Hispanic members of Congress, was charged Wednesday with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors. Menendez predicted he would be "vindicated" and, in a defiant statement before reporters and cheering supporters Wednesday evening, said, "This is not how my career is going to end."

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  19. Democrats cite 'avalanche' of support for indicted MenendezRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | New Jersey Herald

    New Jersey Democrats have rushed to support indicted U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, and Republican Gov. Chris Christie says everyone deserves the presumption of innocence. Christie said Wednesday in a statement there is no reason "for me or anybody else to get ahead of ourselves" after a federal grand jury charged that Menendez, a Democrat, took gifts from a friend in exchange for political favors.

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  20. New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez indicted on corruption chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | New Jersey Herald

    Sen. Bob Menendez, the son of Cuban immigrants who rose to become one of the highest-ranking Hispanic members of Congress, was charged Wednesday with accepting nearly $1 million worth of gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors. Menendez predicted he would be "vindicated" and said "this is not how my career is going to end" in a defiant statement in front of reporters and cheering supporters Wednesday evening.

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