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Allen leads Bills' sweep at Meadowlands with win over Giants

Sep. 15, 2019 6:22 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The best young quarterback playing in New York these days might be the guy in the not so highfaluting city: Josh Allen of the Buffalo Bills. Forget Sam Darnold of the Jets and Eli Manning and his heir apparent Daniel Jones of the Giants. Allen has the Bills off to their first...

3 at trauma center, 19 treated, released after deck collapse

Sep. 15, 2019 2:43 PM EDT

WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Nearly two dozen people were taken to hospitals after a deck collapsed over the weekend at the New Jersey shore, but authorities said almost all of the victims were treated and released. The multilevel deck collapsed at about 6 p.m. Saturday in Wildwood during the annual New Jersey...

Sailor killed in Pearl Harbor attack laid to rest in NJ

Sep. 15, 2019 1:46 PM EDT

CLAYTON, N.J. (AP) — A sailor killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor that launched the United States into World War II has been laid to rest in his New Jersey hometown. Hundreds gathered Saturday in Clayton to bid farewell to Fireman 3rd Class Harold Kendall "Bud" Costill, 18, a sailor on the battleship...

2 men gunned down in Newark; woman critically wounded

Sep. 15, 2019 12:43 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in New Jersey say two men were killed and a woman was critically wounded in a shooting in Newark over the weekend. The Essex County prosecutor's office and Newark public safety officials say the two Newark men were sitting outside Saturday afternoon when an unknown person...

Enter Siemian: Jets backup QB ready to step in vs. Browns

Sep. 15, 2019 11:58 AM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Trevor Siemian's phone rang late Wednesday night and he knew something was up. It was Adam Gase calling, and the New York Jets' backup quarterback realized he might now suddenly be the starter — for this week, and likely several more as Sam Darnold recovers from...

The Latest: At least 22 people injured in deck collapse

Sep. 15, 2019 3:34 AM EDT

WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a deck collapse at the Jersey Shore (all times local): 9:55 p.m. Hospital officials say at least 22 people were injured when decks collapsed on one another at a three-story home at the Jersey Shore. Cape May Regional Health System says 21 people are being treated there...

Decks collapse during firefighter event; at least 22 injured

Sep. 14, 2019 10:17 PM EDT

WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A home's multilevel deck collapsed Saturday evening at the Jersey Shore during an event weekend, trapping people and injuring at least 22, including some children, officials said. No deaths were reported. The collapse happened around 6 p.m. Saturday in Wildwood during the annual New...

Storylines aplenty as Browns-Jets square off Monday night

Sep. 14, 2019 4:59 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Well, this isn't quite how the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets expected to start the season. Both are coming off opening losses and look to avoid going 0-2 with a Monday night matchup loaded with juicy storylines, surprising twists and a slight hint of desperation. And, it's...

Jets LB C.J. Mosley, DL Quinnen Williams out vs. Browns

Sep. 14, 2019 4:49 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets linebacker C.J. Mosley and defensive lineman Quinnen Williams have been ruled out for their game Monday night against the Cleveland Browns because of injuries. Mosley has a pulled groin and Williams is dealing with a sprained ankle. Neither practiced during the week...

Police: Speed a factor in crash that killed 3, injured 1

Sep. 14, 2019 3:57 PM EDT

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. (AP) — Police say speed is believed to have been a factor in a two-vehicle crash at a busy intersection near Philadelphia that killed three men and critically injured a fourth. Plymouth Township police say a sport utility vehicle was traveling at high speed on a rainy night when the...