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. The incident occurred at a Shell gasoline station.
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, 38, and the mega ball, 21.
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 conducted the improper practices for a decade.
If you rely on Verizon Fios to get your television programming, you may lose Disney and ESPN programming for a bit. Verizon confirmed that it’s in difficult contract n negotiations with the parent company of the networks; it expires next Monday. If the contract is not renewed, it’s possible Fios customers would not be able…
All four people killed early Wednesday morning in an accident on the Garden State Parkway were from New Jersey. State Police have released the names of all four victims, who range in age from 21 to 24 years old. Three people from Lakewood and one from Beachwood were all killed when the vehicle they were…
There were no winners in the Christmas night Mega Millions lottery jackpot drawing. That pushes the jackpot offered on Friday night to $348 million. The cash option will be worth $210.2 million. The numbers drawn Tuesday night were 2, 8, 42, 43, 50, with the mega ball, 6.
Four people are dead as a result of a horrible accident on the Garden State Parkway early this morning. Authorities confirm that the accident took place on the southbound lanes near milepost 81 in Berkeley Township. A car crashed into the back of a tanker truck; all four victims were inside the car. The crash…
A bomb threat at a New Jersey Walmart on Christmas weekend. Someone threatened to blow up the Walmart store located in Hamilton, New Jersey. No bomb was found Sunday night, and the store was evacuation as a precaution.
Governor Phil Murphy says a new 12-page report on how to tackle the state’s escalating pension and health care costs provides a path forward. The state is currently $152 billion in debt for past and current liabilities. The pension system provides benefits to over 800,000 state and municipal workers.
This would be an easy way to pay off that holiday debt. The Powerball jackpot had no winner on Tuesday night, pushing the estimated jackpot to $294 million for the drawing to be held the day after Christmas. The cash value of the estimated jackpot is $177.6 million.