MAPLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A judge has allowed a man to pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter in the shooting death of a New Jersey high school soccer player despite pleas from the victim's family that the proposed 15-year sentence was too lenient.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — A woman suspected of shooting another woman at a Delaware apartment complex was critically wounded by police who confronted her, authorities said.
The armed woman was firing a gun when two officers encountered her at the apartment complex in Newark on Friday night, the New Castle County police department said in a news release.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Five former Paterson, New Jersey police officers have been sentenced in federal court as part of a long-running corruption investigation.
The five had all pleaded guilty and received sentences ranging from probation to 24 months in prison during proceedings in Newark on Thursday and Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) — The MTV Video Music Awards later this month will have not one emcee but three, with rap stars LL Cool J, Nicki Minaj and Jack Harlow all set to anchor the ceremony.
They’ll introduce and present the famous Moon Person trophies alongside performers including Lizzo, Anitta, BLACKPINK, J Balvin, Måneskin, Kane Brown, Marshmello with Khalid, and Panic!
The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday that it was reducing flights in the area around New York City because of lack of staffing.
Departing and arriving flights could be delayed up to two hours at John F.
SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The marketing director of a northern New Jersey hospital is facing weapons charges after a bomb threat yielded what police said was a cache of weapons in the hospital.
According to police in Secaucus, the bomb threat — which later was determined to be bogus — was called in to Hudson Regional Hospital on July 18.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nicki Minaj will receive the Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Awards later this month, joining such previous winning music luminaries as Madonna, Janet Jackson, LL Cool J, Jennifer Lopez and Missy Elliott.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ Genie Energy Ltd. (GNE) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $34.5 million.
The Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of $1.30 per share.
The provider of oil and gas energy services posted revenue of $75 million in the period.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) _ Artesian Resources Corp. (ARTNA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $5 million.
The Newark, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 53 cents per share.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ Prudential Financial Inc. (PRU) on Tuesday reported a loss of $565 million in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of $1.53.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PEG) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $131 million.
On a per-share basis, the Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 26 cents.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) _ SLM Corp. (SLM) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $342.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the Newark, Delaware-based company said it had net income of $1.29.
NEWARK, Ohio (AP) _ Park National Corp. (PRK) on Monday reported net income of $34.3 million in its second quarter.
The bank, based in Newark, Ohio, said it had earnings of $2.10 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $2 per share.
United Airlines said Wednesday that it earned $329 million in the second quarter as summer vacationers packed planes, but the results fell far short of Wall Street expectations due largely to soaring fuel prices.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police are investigating a motorcycle collision that left three people dead.
Authorities said the crash occurred about 8:40 p.m. on Monday on Route 273 in New Castle.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Amazon’s plans to put a regional cargo hub at Newark Liberty International Airport have been grounded.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the airport’s operator, said in a statement Thursday that negotiations over the past year have failed to produce an agreement with the global shipper and retailer.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Spirit Airlines will get valuable takeoff and landing times that Southwest Airlines is abandoning at busy Newark-Liberty International Airport near New York City.
The U.S. Transportation Department said Tuesday that Spirit “is most likely to provide the lowest fares to the most consumers” at the airport in Newark, New Jersey.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Nine people, including a teenager, were wounded Thursday evening in gunfire outside a neighborhood grocery shop in Newark, police said.
All of the victims are expected to survive and police are searching for a vehicle believed to have been involved in the shooting, Acting Newark Public Safety Director Raul Malave told reporters at the scene.
NEW YORK (AP) — United Airlines will cut about 50 flights a day out of Newark, New Jersey, to reduce long delays that the airline blames on airport construction and other issues.
The cuts– about 12% of United flights in Newark -- will start July 1 and last the rest of the summer.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former communications director at a pharmaceutical company has pleaded guilty in what authorities said was an insider trading scheme involving a breast cancer drug.
Lauren Wood pleaded guilty Wednesday in Newark to one count of securities fraud and is scheduled to be sentenced in November.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former New Jersey Transit bus driver who caused the death of a passenger who was dragged when his arm became trapped in the bus door has been sentenced to five years in state prison.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — It could be another year before the dispute between New York and New Jersey over the future of their joint port watchdog commission is resolved.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday released a schedule for the two states to file legal arguments.
Airlines canceled more than 1,500 flights in the U.S. on Thursday, one of the worst days yet for travel as the peak summer vacation season heats up.
At LaGuardia Airport in New York, more than one-third of all flights were scrubbed, and more than one-fourth of flights were dropped at nearby Newark Liberty airport in New Jersey, according to tracking service FlightAware.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — One of the companies alleged to have polluted Newark’s Passaic River decades ago during an era when Agent Orange was produced there is moving closer to building a waterfront park as part of remediation efforts.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former carpenters’ union official who once served on the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey board of commissioners has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ IDT Corp. (IDT) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $4.8 million.
On a per-share basis, the Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 18 cents.
New Jersey environmental protection officials said Thursday they hope to have a law that guards communities from overbearing pollution in full effect by the end of this year.
Gov. Phil Murphy signed the law in September 2020 in Newark, but rulemaking, public comment and other procedures have yet to be completed.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey resident Shashuna Atwater is still living with the awful smell of sewage that inundated her basement when the remnants of Hurricane Ida struck New Jersey nine months ago, destroying photographs, diplomas and other irreplaceable belongings.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former pharmacy technician involved in the theft of more than $8.2 million worth of prescription HIV medication from a Veterans Affairs hospital in northern New Jersey has been sentenced to nearly five years in federal prison.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The head of the United Nations implored graduating college students on Tuesday to reject jobs at companies that fund the fossil fuel industry he described as “killing our planet.”
MOORESTOWN, N.J. (AP) — More than half a billion dollars in federal and state funds will go to nearly 30 water systems in New Jersey, serving about 6 million residents, or about two-thirds of the state's population, officials said Friday.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The former site of one of Newark’s oldest public housing complexes is getting a $125 million makeover, becoming a TV and film production studio.
Anchored by global entertainment provider Lionsgate, the 12-acre facility replaces the Seth Boyden homes in the city’s South Ward, which were demolished earlier this year, Mayor Ras Baraka and Gov.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ Genie Energy Ltd. (GNE) on Monday reported first-quarter net income of $17.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 67 cents per share.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) _ Artesian Resources Corp. (ARTNA) on Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $4.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the Newark, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 47 cents.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ Prudential Financial Inc. (PRU) on Tuesday reported a loss of $31 million in its first quarter.
The Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of 10 cents per share.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PEG) on Tuesday reported a loss of $2 million in its first quarter.
The Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of less than 1 cent on a per-share basis.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Orsted, the Danish wind power developer, signed an agreement Thursday with New Jersey officials to use a state-financed manufacturing port to build the components of the state's first offshore wind farm.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) _ SLM Corp. (SLM) on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $128.8 million.
On a per-share basis, the Newark, Delaware-based company said it had profit of 45 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time items, came to 46 cents per share.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Residents of a pollution-choked neighborhood in New Jersey's largest city said Tuesday they are tired of their community being used as a dumping ground for projects that foul their air yet exclude them from the economic benefits of industry.
NORTH BELLMORE, N.Y. (AP) — Five police officers were injured on Long Island over the weekend when three New Jersey teenagers rammed their police vehicles with a stolen car, authorities said Tuesday.
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — The developers of a wind energy farm off the southern New Jersey coast said Monday they have hired two companies to connect the project to the electrical grid on land.
Ocean Wind 1 has signed contracts with companies that will build electrical substations on land and run power lines from the offshore wind farm to the onshore connection points.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Two people suffered serious injuries Saturday after a CSX freight train crashed with a car that stalled on the tracks in Delaware, police said.
Newark Police said the crash occurred around 2:15 a.m.
NEWARK, Ohio (AP) _ Park National Corp. (PRK) on Friday reported first-quarter profit of $38.9 million.
The Newark, Ohio-based bank said it had earnings of $2.38 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $2.42 per share.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey sewage treatment plant in a predominantly minority neighborhood is pressing forward with its plan to build a gas-fired power plant, three months after the state's governor paused the proposal to make sure it does not overly burden the already polluted community.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — President Joe Biden will deliver this year’s spring commencement address at his alma mater, the University of Delaware.
The May 28 commencement ceremony on the Newark campus is a ticketed event open only to graduating students and their guests but will be livestreamed, university officials said in a news release Tuesday.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 375 years in jail in the 2016 slayings of three people, including two children, in New Jersey’s largest city that authorities said apparently stemmed from his anger over a Facebook post.