“While al-Qaeda continues to threaten America directly, it also inspires its affiliates and other groups and individuals who share its violent ideology…. Homegrown terrorists represent a new and changing facet of the terrorist threat.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A city resident has been charged with fatally stabbing a 14-year-old male last weekend, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Peter Mangarella announced today.
TRENTON – An effort led by Assembly Democrats to overturn Gov. Chris Christie’s veto of a bill that would create a new homebuyer tax credit program failed this afternoon.
STATE – Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney said that Assemblyman Joseph Cryan’s proposal to exempt public safety worker costs from the two-percent cap on municipal tax hikes is “dead on arrival in the Senate.”
STATE — A professional organization has issued an interim suspension to a former insurance agent indicted for allegedly defrauding clients out of nearly $2 million.
STATE — Much of the state is currently under a flood watch until early Saturday morning. The National Weather Service has also issued a high wind warning in effect until Friday morning for much of central New Jersey.
EDISON — Investigators have determined the identity of human remains that were found in a wooded area of Edison last week, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Edison Police Chief Thomas Bryan announced last night.
UNION – The Kean University men’s soccer team scored a pair of second half goals to defeat New Jersey City University, 2-0, in New Jersey Athletic Conference action on Wednesday evening.
JERSEY CITY– Sophomore forward/midfielder ASHLEY CUNHA gave New Jersey City University a first half lead before junior center midfielder/forward JULIA CASERES buried a penalty kick in the 53rd minute and NJCU withstood a 26-8 disadvantage in shots as the Gothic Knights defeated Kean University for the first time in program history, 2-1 on Wednesday night.