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Hate crime trial of former NJ police chief ends in mistrial

Dec. 01, 2021 18:53 PM EST

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A retrial in the hate-crime case against a former New Jersey police chief ended without a verdict Wednesday. A federal judge declared a mistrial after jurors couldn't reach a verdict in the trial of Frank Nucera, the former police chief of...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 24, 2021 00:59 AM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= ALAH 51, Catlin (Salt Fork) 24 Beecher City/Cowden Herrick (BK ONLY) 38, Cumberland 31 Benton 47, Trenton Wesclin 24 Carlyle 58, Piasa Southwestern 21 Centralia 58,...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 23, 2021 23:58 PM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= Akr. Hoban 78, Canfield S. Range 27 Amherst Steele 64, Elyria 25 Anna 35, W. Liberty-Salem 30 Antwerp 39, Holgate 24 Apple Creek Waynedale 47, Creston Norwayne 30 ...

Suspect in New Jersey double homicide arrested in Arizona

Nov. 18, 2021 13:23 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A 33-year-old man sought in a double-homicide in New Jersey has been arrested in Arizona, authorities said Thursday. Members of a U.S. Marshals Service task force arrested Gabriel B. Vilorio-Jaquez on Wednesday at a Tucson apartment complex while he...

NJ Republicans pick up at least 4 Assembly seats, 1 Senate

Nov. 11, 2021 18:21 PM EST

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Republicans added to the GOP's positive election results across the country, picking up at least four seats in the Assembly and netting one new seat in the Senate, according to Associated Press race calls made Thursday in the Nov. 2 election. ...

Human trafficking suit spreads to Hindu temples in 5 states

Nov. 10, 2021 19:05 PM EST

A lawsuit in which workers accuse a Hindu organization of human trafficking by luring them from India to build a temple in New Jersey for as little as $1.20 a day has widened to four other states. In the initial lawsuit filed in May, workers at a Hindu temple in...

Durr grapples with new post as Sweeney cites 'red wave'

Nov. 10, 2021 16:27 PM EST

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Republican state senator-elect who works as a furniture store truck driver and whose victory over New Jersey's powerful Senate president made national headlines acknowledged Wednesday how formidable the new role will be for him and...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 06, 2021 00:48 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alonso 28, Middleton 6 Andrew Jackson 13, Ribault 0 Apopka 37, Wekiva 6 Astronaut 29, Titusville 0 Atlantic Coast 28, University Christian 21 Avon Park...

Thursday's Scores

Nov. 04, 2021 22:28 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Belvidere 19, Manville 6 Bergenfield 41, Millburn 0 Bordentown 35, South River 0 Camden 42, Northern Burlington 7 Cherry Hill East 23, Perth Amboy 10 ...

Hard's Rock's Lupo to lead Atlantic City casino association

Nov. 03, 2021 12:01 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Joe Lupo, president of the Hard Rock casino, is becoming the new leader of Atlantic City's casino trade association. Lupo was named president Tuesday of the Casino Association of New Jersey, which advocates for the city's nine casinos and...