Newark

Newark Skyline
Dreamstime
December 06, 2018 - 7:26 pm
New Jersey's largest city is forming a commission to make sure new development in the city doesn't displace poor and working-class residents.
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Hospital corridor
Dreamstime
December 06, 2018 - 7:15 pm
The CEO of a New Jersey hospital has resigned following an outbreak that may have claimed the lives of three infants.
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Catholic church
Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 9:49 am
The Catholic church in New Jersey has announced a plan to reveal early next year the name of all priests who have been credibly accused of abusing children.
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Tap Water
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November 08, 2018 - 3:07 pm
Elevated levels of lead have turned up in the Newark water supply this week, and city officials on Thursday defended their response to the problem.
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nj transit train stranded
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October 30, 2018 - 9:05 am
Commuters leaving the city Monday night were stuck in a NJ Transit train for nearly two hours Monday night after the train they were on broke down amid a mechanical failure.
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PSEG Jersey
Mike Sugerman/WCBS 880
October 21, 2018 - 10:33 am
Downtown Newark is coming back to life after a largescale power outage left much of the area without power overnight Sunday.
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Sink
Dreamstime
October 12, 2018 - 4:41 pm
The City of Newark said Friday that it will begin handing out free new water filters for residents at risk of lead contamination, after a study showing its current corrosion control methods are no longer effective.
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Airport Worker
Dreamstime
September 28, 2018 - 12:05 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (WCBS 880/AP) -- Thousands of workers at the major airports serving New York City will get a pay raise after the Port Authority voted to increase their minimum wage to the highest rate in the nation. About 40,000 airport workers in New York and New Jersey will see their hourly pay...
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Angel Riley Izraael
New Jersey State Police
September 07, 2018 - 5:36 pm
New Jersey State Police are searching for an 11-year-old East Orange girl who has not been seen since Thursday morning.
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Sen. Robert Menendez
Kevin Rincon/WCBS 880
August 24, 2018 - 5:08 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (WCBS 880) -- The City of Newark is getting more than $2.5 million to help hire more firefighters. As WCBS 880’s Kevin Rincon reported, Mayor Ras Baraka and Fire Chief Rufus Jackson welcomed U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) Friday at Engine 10 in Newark. "I'm here to announce...
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