Newark, New Jersey
City in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
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Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County. As one of the nation's major air, shipping, and rail hubs, the city had a census-estimated population of 282,011 in 2019, making it the nation's 73rd-most populous municipality, after being ranked 63rd in the nation in 2000.
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United Airlines slashes flights at Newark, LaGuardia amid coronavirus pandemicThe temporary reductions will go into effect Sunday at the both airports as the New York metro area is hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic.
United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Newark due to engine problemUnited Airlines says a flight heading to Los Angeles ad to return to Newark to make an emergency landing Wednesday night because of an engine issue.
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New York gave homeless 'offer they can't refuse,' New Jersey mayor's lawsuit claimsNewark Mayor Ras Baraka's administration has sued New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, accusing the fellow Democrat of dumping his city's population of homeless people on New Jersey's biggest city.
New Jersey mayor sues New York City over moving homeless with 'offer they can't refuse'Newark Mayor Ras Baraka's administration has sued New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, accusing the fellow Democrat of dumping his city's population of homeless people on New Jersey's biggest city.
Audible brings jobs – and hope – to Newark, New JerseyThe audiobook company has become the city's fastest-growing private employer, with a workforce of more than 1,600
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A man tried to bring a sword in his carry-on; TSA says no weapons, 'regardless of value'A Brazil-bound passenger tried to bring a sword through the TSA checkpoint in Newark. He was eventually allowed to fly with it as checked luggage.
Man arrested after forcing his way onto flight in MiamiThe flight bound for Newark, New Jersey departed more than three hours late
Newark city officials say filters 97% effective in reducing lead in waterTemporary water filters installed in homes in New Jersey's largest city of Newark are at least 97 percent effective in reducing lead in drinking water, officials said on Monday, but that doesn't mean..
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Winners of the 2019 MTV Video Music AwardsWinners of the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, presented Monday at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey: — Video of the year: Taylor Swift, "You Need to Calm Down" … Click to Continue » ......
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Southwest Airlines exiting Newark, adding Hawaii, Cozumel flightsSouthwest Airlines said it will cease operations in Newark, New Jersey, on Nov. 3. It is also adding more Hawaii flights and plans new service to Cozumel, Mexico.
Newark officer accusded of killing estranged wife, wounding manAuthorities say an off-duty police officer has been charged in the fatal shooting of his ex-wife and wounding of a man at a New Jersey home. Morris County prosecutors say Newark Police Lt. John..
Off-duty New Jersey police lieutenant in custody after fatal shooting at ex-wife's homeAn off-duty Newark police lieutenant surrendered to police after a shooting at his ex-wife's home. Newark has since suspended him without pay.
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United Airlines suspends Newark-Mumbai flights over Iran airspace concernsUnited Airlines said it had suspended flights from Newark to Mumbai following a safety review after Iran shot down a high-altitude U.S. surveillance drone.
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