Children from five states have gathered in a New Jersey shore resort to compete in the 88th National Marbles Tournament.
A third day of unseasonable heat blistered the eastern half of the country Thursday, making tornado cleanup miserable in Massachusetts and sending country music fans in Tennessee to hospitals, while the surge in demand for energy knocked out power to sections of downtown Detroit.
The mercury climbed into the 90s across half the country Wednesday in a record-breaking blast of August-like heat, forcing schools with no air conditioning to let kids go home early and cities to open cooling centers. And scientists say we had better get used to it.
The US Airways jetliner that made a safe emergency landing in the Hudson River in 2009 is in southern West Virginia.
New Jersey will withdraw from a 10-state regional greenhouse gas reduction program by the end of the year, Gov. Chris Christie announced Thursday, saying it hasn’t worked to combat global warming.
Drivers who have E-ZPass accounts in other states soon won’t get off-peak discounts when they pass through New Jersey.
Five people have been charged with operating a lucrative prostitution network that stocked brothels in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland with illegal immigrants from Asia, authorities announced Tuesday.
Toys R Us says Constellation Energy will build and operate North America’s largest rooftop solar power installation on top of a New Jersey distribution center.
A low pressure system, now located in eastern Canada, has been dragging a cool front across interior parts of the Northeast and mid-Atlantic states during the night. That front will be pulling away from the coast early today.
Maryland State Police say a New Jersey man who led police on a chase in a stolen vehicle has been shot by a state trooper.