Newark

Suspect Newark luring
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 12, 2019 - 2:33 pm
Police have released a sketch of a man they say lured a Brooklyn boy into a car, where he touched him and offered him alcohol before driving him to Newark.
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Gov. Phil Murphy with Newark officials
Edwin J. Torres/Governor’s Office.
Associated Press
October 10, 2019 - 9:40 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is calling for a sweeping $500 million bond to finance the replacement of lead pipes and lead paint across the state.
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Hospital
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Mack Rosenberg
October 09, 2019 - 3:14 pm
A Newark hospital is under investigation for allegedly keeping a transplant patient on life support to meet a quota for transplant survival rates.
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American Airlines
Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special to USA TODAY
Associated Press
October 07, 2019 - 6:15 pm
Authorities arrested a man who they say bypassed a gate agent at Miami International Airport and forced his way onto the American Airlines flight to Newark, New Jersey.v
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Newark Fire
Newark Department of Public Safety
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 02, 2019 - 9:02 am
A fast-moving fire Wednesday morning in a Newark house has killed one person and injured at least four others.
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Lead pipe
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 01, 2019 - 3:27 pm
Newark is receiving a major financial boost from the Port Authority to help end its water crisis.
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Newark water crisis lawyers
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 26, 2019 - 7:13 pm
As Newark’s three-year water crisis continues to drag on, a new report has found that low-income communities of color across the country are more at risk of water contamination issues.
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Gov. Phil Murphy with Newark officials
Edwin J. Torres/Governor’s Office.
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 23, 2019 - 3:23 pm
Sampling done in hundreds of Newark homes has found that up to 99 percent of city-issued water filters are working.
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Sink faucet
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
August 31, 2019 - 12:30 pm
A federal judge has ruled that New Jersey's largest city won't have to expand its bottled water program to include pregnant women or families with young children who aren't directly affected by elevated lead levels in drinking water.
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Newark police vehicle
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Associated Press
August 30, 2019 - 6:43 pm
A New Jersey man who police say crashed into a car and killed an off-duty corrections officer as he sped away from police going the wrong way down a one way street has been charged with manslaughter and other violations.
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