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Light snow slows commute across New Jersey

Dec. 11, 2019 6:30 AM EST

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Light snow slowed Wednesday morning's commute across New Jersey, one day after the state saw unseasonably warm temperatures. Roads were wet and could be slippery, but forecasters were not expecting much snow to accumulate on the highways. Most of the accumulations would take place on...

10 Things to Know for Today

Dec. 11, 2019 6:15 AM EST

1. WHAT’S NEXT IN IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY Voting on two articles of impeachment against President Trump is expected in a matter of days by the Judiciary Committee and by Christmas in the full House. 2. ‘THEY WERE SHOOTING LIKE CRAZY’ Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders,...

Stars win Bowness’ 1st game as coach, shut out Devils 2-0

Dec. 11, 2019 1:27 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Rick Bowness had quite a day. Bowness woke up as an assistant coach for the Dallas Stars and finished Tuesday with his first win as an interim head coach in 15 years, hours after coach Jim Montgomery was fired. Behind Ben Bishop’s first shutout this season and 32nd of his career,...

6 killed in New Jersey gunbattle, including police officer

Dec. 10, 2019 10:55 PM EST

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gun battle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy fire for hours, authorities said. The dead included the two gunmen, Jersey City Police Chief Michael Kelly said....

Salnave’s 3 at buzzer lifts Monmouth over Princeton 67-66

Dec. 10, 2019 10:18 PM EST

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Ray Salnave scored 21 points and hit a game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer to rally Monmouth to a 67-66 victory over Princeton on Tuesday night. Jaelin Llewellyn made 1 of 2 free throws with 19 seconds left in the game to give Princeton a 64-62 lead. Salnave answered with a layup...

Jets won't discipline Bell for bowling after flu absence

Dec. 10, 2019 7:12 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Le'Veon Bell will be spared from team discipline after his weekend bowling outing. The New York Jets running back missed the team's 22-21 win Sunday against Miami while continuing to recover from the flu, which kept him out of practice for two days last week. Coach Adam Gase said...

No. 22 Seton Hall loses Mamukelashvili for up to 2 months

Dec. 10, 2019 5:38 PM EST

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — No. 22 Seton Hall is going to be without junior forward Sandro Mamukelashvili for up to two months with a fractured right wrist. The university announced the extent of his injury Tuesday, two days after he was hurt in a first-half fall in a game at Iowa State. Mamukelashvili is...

Deer with head stuck in plastic pumpkin rescued

Dec. 10, 2019 3:56 PM EST

A deer seen wandering a New Jersey town with its head stuck in a plastic pumpkin has been rescued, police said. The borough of Upper Saddle River posted on Facebook late Tuesday morning that a deer seen wandering around with part of its head, including it's mouth, stuck inside a plastic pumpkin, had been found...

Manning's feel-good story fizzles in another Giants loss

Dec. 10, 2019 3:54 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The best feel-good story of a disastrous season for the New York Giants came to a disappointing and frustrating ending. What did you expect from a team sporting a 2-11 record, including a franchise record-tying nine-game losing streak? The Giants have found ways to lose games...

Authorities: No indication of terrorism in New Jersey shooting that killed multiple people, including an officer

Dec. 10, 2019 3:45 PM EST
Authorities: No indication of terrorism in New Jersey shooting that killed multiple people, including an officer.