New Jersey is first in nation to see $1B month in sports betting
Football season sent more gamblers to sports books and, crucially, their phones, according to figures out Monday.
Trial in 1990s Long Branch, NJ family murders ends in hung jury
Monmouth County prosecutors say the mother and adult son, accused of killing two close relatives months apart, will be retried.
FDA panel endorses booster shot for J&J COVID-19 vaccine
U.S. health advisers endorsed a booster of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine Friday, citing growing worry that Americans who got the single-dose shot aren't as protected as those given two-dose brands.
NJ worker critically hurt in 3-story elevator shaft fall — police
The 23-year-old construction worker was at the top of an elevator shaft being built in a new apartment building in Bergen County, police said.
Swimmers rescued from ocean at un-guarded Sandy Hook, NJ beach
Two people were rushed to a hospital after the incident, a week after one teen swimmer died at a nearby beach, officials said.
Biden announces new vaccine mandates for 100 million Americans
President Joe Biden blamed people who have not yet received COVID-19 vaccinations for the sharp rise in cases.
At least 9 deaths as Hurricane Ida’s remnants hit NJ and NY
At least eight deaths were reported in New York City and New Jersey as relentless rain from the remnants of Hurricane Ida sent both areas into a state of emergency.
NJ woman known as ‘AntiVaxMomma’ charged with selling fake vax cards
A New Jersey woman calling herself the AntiVaxMomma on Instagram sold several hundred fake COVID-19 vaccination cards, prosecutors said.
WATCH: President Biden addresses the nation about war in Afghanistan
President Joe Biden was expected to address the nation on Monday afternoon.
Cuomo resigns as NY governor in wake of sex harassment scandal
Gov. Andrew Cuomo resigned over a barrage of sexual harassment allegations Tuesday in a fall from grace a year after he was widely hailed nationally for his detailed daily briefings and leadership during the darkest days of COVID-19.
‘Small but possible’ risk of rare disorder from Johnson & Johnson vaccine
Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine may pose a “small possible risk” of a rare but potentially dangerous neurological reaction, U.S. health officials said Monday.
Smoking will be allowed again at Atlantic City casinos starting July 4
New Jersey's yearlong coronavirus-inspired ban on smoking in Atlantic City casinos will end Sunday, just in time for the Fourth of July holiday.