May 9, 2016

Trenton shop sold sole winning $430 million Powerball ticket

Someone is holding onto the sole winning Powerball ticket that was sold in New Jersey and the jackpot was at $429.6 million, lottery officials said Sunday. Only one ticket matched all six numbers in Saturday night’s drawing, said Powerball spokeswoman Kelly Cripe. The winning ...

Man, 100, kills sleeping wife with ax, then self

Apr 7, 2015

Man, 100, kills sleeping wife with ax, then self

Prosecutors say a 100-year-old man apparently killed his wife with an ax as she slept in their home, then killed himself in the bathroom with a knife. But it’s still not clear what sparked the murder-suicide late Sunday in Elmwood Park. Bergen County Prosecutor ...

Apr 2, 2015

U.S. Sen. Menendez, key Democrat, indicted on corruption charges

U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez was indicted Wednesday on charges of public corruption, following a two-year federal investigation into his ties to a friend who contributed large sums to his re-election campaign. Menendez, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and lead author ...