New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States. It is a peninsula, bordered on the north and east by the state of New York; on the east, southeast, and south by the Atlantic Ocean; on the west by the Delaware River and Pennsylvania; and on the southwest by the Delaware Bay and Delaware. New Jersey is the fourth-smallest state by area but the 11th-most populous, with 9 million residents as of 2017, making it the most densely populated of the 50 U.S. states with its biggest city being Newark. New Jersey lies completely within the combined statistical areas of New York City and Philadelphia. New Jersey was the second-wealthiest U.S. state by median household income as of 2017.
Tires on a United Airlines jet blew out as it landed at New Jersey's Newark airport on Saturday, causing flight delays but injuring none of the 166 passengers on board, officials said. Reuters - Published
Flights were briefly halted at New Jersey's Newark airport on Saturday after a plane skidded off a runway while landing, but no one was hurt, federal officials said. Reuters - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com
According to a report by Business Insider, on Monday, New Jersey lawmakers postponed a vote to legalize marijuana, despite support from the state's governor, legislative leaders, and 60% of residents...
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According to Deadspin, Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera was arrested Monday night. Police in Atlantic City, New Jersey responded to domestic violence call. According to police, Herrera..
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, two top Federal Reserve officials went to Camden, New Jersey, taking a different reading of the US economic outlook by visiting one of the country's lowest..
Cory Booker is running for President. What do voters know about the NJ Senator? He was a Newark city councilman from 1998 to 2002. Mayor of Newark from 2006 to 2013. Business Insider conducted a poll..
A United Airlines flight skidded off the runway Saturday afternoon at Newark Airport in New Jersey. The plane was arriving from Denver and got stuck in a grassy area near the tarmac after landing. CBS News - Published
At around 10 years old, Eric Schubert started digging into his family's past as a cure for boredom. Now, at 18, the New Jersey teen estimates he's helped more than 1,000 people find their roots. About.. CBS News - Published
New Jersey is cracking down on craft breweries, including limitations on where beer is sold. George Mason University law professor Baylen Linnekin joins CBSN to explain the impact of these new.. CBS News - Published
Officials placed the Bergen County Jail in New Jersey under quarantine as they investigate five suspected cases of mumps among the inmates. Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco said Tuesday that the.. USATODAY.com - Published
Highlights of this day in history: The D-Day invasion of World War II; Israel invades Lebanon to drive out Yasser Arafat; Remains of fugitive Nazi doctor Josef Mengele exhumed in Brazil; First drive-in.. USATODAY.com - Published