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What caused the New Jersey train crash? More than 100 people were injured

Witnesses described the front car of the train running completely off the tracks, hitting the building and causing the roof to partially collapse.

Lauren Holter | September 29, 2016 - 10:40 am

Rihanna Wins ‘Black Girls Rock!’ Award, Wants To ‘Inspire A Lot Of Young Women’ In Speech

Rihanna has had a pretty good weekend so far! The diva arrived at the New Jersey Center for Performing Arts on Friday evening for the annual Black Girls Rock! event.

Katrin Higher | April 3, 2016 - 9:30 am

Easter Bunny Brawl Happens In New Jersey Mall Because Of Course

Visiting your local mall and sitting on the Easter Bunny’s lap can be a traumatizing experience if you’re a young child. If the man dressed up as the iconic rabbit…

Liz Magee | March 21, 2016 - 4:30 pm

New Jersey Judge Orders Closure Of “Gay Conversion” Center

A Jewish nonprofit center in Newark, NJ was recently sued for offering to turn gays to heterosexuals. As of Friday evening, however, on top of the suit, the center has…

Katrin Higher | December 19, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Pork Product Company Fires Man For Farting At Work

Case Pork Roll Co., one of New Jersey’s leading pork product makers who produces that famous New Jersey “Taylor ham” is being sued by the wife of an employee who…

Katrin Higher | October 3, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Court Rules ‘Borgata Babes’ In Atlantic City Allowed To Fire Waitresses If They Gain Weight

Atlantic City casino ‘Borgata Babes’ was embroiled in a lawsuit over firing waitresses who had not met their standards after employment.

The New Jersey appeals court says the…

Katrin Higher | September 20, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Governor Chris Christie Thinks We Should Track Immigrants Like FedEx Packages

Perhaps New Jersey Governor and 2016 Republican Presidential candidate Chris Christie, is trying to sound more like Donald Trump in his audaciousness, because his most recent doozie is really something…

Katrin Higher | August 30, 2015 - 9:00 am

Teacher Was Late 111 Times And Blames His Breakfast

Elementary school teacher Arnold Anderson was allowed to keep his job despite being late for work 111 times in the last two years. His reason for being late is that…

Katrin Higher | August 29, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Watch: Chris Christie Wants To Punch National Teachers Union In The Face

In an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper, presidential hopeful Chris Christie was reminded that he once said he’d punch bullies in the face.

I suppose Tapper decided to…

Katrin Higher | August 2, 2015 - 1:30 pm

The Girl Scouts Turned Down $100,000 From A Transphobic Donor

Plus, some Canadian grandparents think that comprehensive sex education will “rape” their grandkids’ childhoods – their words, not mine.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 30, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Of Course Cory Booker Is Going Vegan

Of course American Superhero Cory Booker is going vegan for the holidays. Cory Booker is out to save every life — human or otherwise — on the planet. I’m pretty…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 26, 2014 - 1:30 pm

New Jersey Middle School Refuses To Let Trans Girl Come Back To Classes

Thorne Middle School in Middletown, New Jersey, told a 13-year-old trans girl named Rachel Pepe that she is not allowed back in school unless she goes by her previous…

Jessica Wakeman | August 18, 2014 - 6:00 pm
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