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2 dead, dozens of fifth-graders injured after school bus and dump truck collide on New Jersey highway

A school bus full of children collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway on Thursday, and multiple people are injured, authorities said.

Mark Zuckerberg once made a $100 million investment in a major US city to help fix its schools — now the mayor says the effort ‘parachuted...

In 2010, Mark Zuckerberg donated $100 million toward the creation of a foundation aimed at improving Newark, New Jersey's school system. In an interview, Mayor Ras Baraka said he wished the group would've engaged community members more.

New Jersey just unveiled its secretive bid for Amazon’s second headquarters — and it may reveal what the tech giant is looking for

The Newark bid for Amazon's second headquarters may reveal that civic projects — including a network for driverless cars and educational programs — may be attractive to the tech company.
A screenshot of the aftermath of the mall brawl in Jersey City, New Jersey.

2 people were hospitalized after being stabbed in a New Jersey JCPenney — and the store didn’t clean up the blood before letting shoppers ...

Two people were seriously injured in a brawl at a JCPenney in a New Jersey mall this weekend — and shoppers were allowed to return before blood was cleaned up.

It’s Chris Christie’s last day in office — here’s how he became the least popular governor in New Jersey history

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will leave office on Tuesday after a tenure marked by scandal, a failed presidential bid, and a shaky alliance with Donald Trump.

Oregon now requires people to pump their own gas — and some New Jerseyans are freaking out

Some New Jersey residents aren't taking the news so well, fearing their state could be next on the chopping block.

Oregon now lets people pump their own gas — and some Oregonians are freaking out

A new law permitting Oregon residents to pump their own gas took effect Monday — but not everyone took the news well.
A 16-year-old boy allegedly murdered his parents, sister, and a family friend on New Year's Eve, police said.

16-year-old boy arrested in shooting deaths of his parents, sister, and family friend on New Year’s Eve

Police arrested a 16-year-old boy suspected of killing his parents, sister, and a family friend at their New Jersey home on New Year's Eve.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie cancelled initial plans to build a new tunnel between New Jersey and New York in 2010.

Some New Jersey train commuters would have to pay almost $30 for a round-trip ticket to NYC once a rate hike goes into full effect

New Jersey residents who commute to New York may have to pay $0.90 more per trip starting in 2020, according to a new plan from NJ Gov. Chris Christie.

One of the most powerful House chairmen voted against the tax bill — and the backlash is already beginning

The Republican Study Committee chairman said Rodney Frelinghuysen should step down as chair of the Appropriations Chairman for voting against the GOP tax bill.