New Jersey

January 1, 2019

COURT RULES STATE’S GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS ARE NOT LEGAL

An appellate court has ruled that New Jersey’s graduation requirements are not legal.  The court ruled that the state cannot force students to pass two exams before graduating high school.  The new regulation will take effect at the end of this m...
December 30, 2018

NAKED MAN POURS DIESEL FUEL ON HIMSELF, TRIES TO IGNITE HIS BODY

A 35 year old Ohio man poured 17 gallons of diesel fuel on himself and tried to set himself on fire in Woodbridge over the weekend.  Police say Michael Green was not successful with setting a fire, and was taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation.  ...
December 29, 2018

NO WINNERS IN MEGA MILLIONS, JACKPOT SWELLS TO $415 MILLION

There were no winners during last night’s Mega Millions lottery drawing Friday night.  The top prize for the next drawing to be held on New Year’s Day will be approximately $415 million.  The numbers drawn Friday night were 9, 10, 25, 37, 3...
December 29, 2018

WELLS FARGO TO PAY STATE $17 MILLION IN SETTLEMENT

Wells Fargo is coughing up $575 million to the State of New Jersey as part of a settlement agreement where the bank conducted improper business practices.  Wells Fargo has to pay over a half billion dollars overall to settle the claims.  The bank condu...