Newark

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Associated Press
August 23, 2019 - 7:32 pm
Testing to see if city-issued filters are removing enough lead from Newark's water will last a few more weeks.
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VMAs at the Prudential Center
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Erica Brosnan
August 23, 2019 - 7:29 pm
Newark is gearing up to host this year’s MTV Video Music Awards and police are telling residents to prepare for nightmarish traffic conditions.
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Newark Mayor Mayor Ras Baraka
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
August 19, 2019 - 2:48 pm
Newark's mayor says it could take another month before additional testing is completed on lead levels in the city's water supply.
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Robert Frank Williams
Essex County Prosecutor's Office
August 18, 2019 - 3:28 pm
Authorities say they made a disturbing discovery when they searched the home of a Newark man accused of sexually assaulting a child.
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Sink faucet
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August 17, 2019 - 4:59 pm
A hospital in Newark offered lead screenings Saturday as the city continues to deal with the problem of lead in the water.
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Joseph Porter
Essex County Department of Corrections
August 15, 2019 - 1:59 pm
A New Jersey man has pleaded not guilty to charges of killing the au pair he was dating and her boss who owned a New York City comedy club.
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Newark water crisis lawyers
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August 15, 2019 - 1:01 pm
Newark's response to lead in tap water moved to a federal courtroom Thursday.
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Bottled water
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August 14, 2019 - 3:00 pm
New Jersey authorities are working with federal officials to determine how widespread lead in Newark's drinking water might be.
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Bottled water
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August 13, 2019 - 5:18 pm
An initial shipment of bottled water for Newark residents affected by potentially high lead levels has been found to be past its “best by” date – but state officials say no one is at risk.
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Newark police vehicle
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August 12, 2019 - 7:52 pm
Despite an uptick in homicides over the past week, public safety leaders in Newark are urging people to keep things in perspective.
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