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N.J. man charged in latest White House security scare, report says

nj.com — WASHINGTON, D.C. - A 19-year-old Burlington County man was arrested Saturday when he drove up to a White House gate and wouldn't follow orders from Secret Service officers, the second security scare at the residence since Friday night, according to reports. Kevin Carr, of Shamong, was charged with unlawful entry, ABCNews.com reported.

Mets' Dilson Herrera has quad strain, status for season uncertain

nj.com — ATLANTA -- Dilson Herrera felt a pull as he ran down the first base line in the sixth inning tonight. In the midst of running out a single, the tug in his right quadriceps slowed him down, forcing him to pull up into the bag.
Sep 20, 2014

An update on Dilson Herrera, who may or may not play again this year nj.com/mets/index.ssf… #mets #nym

What Mets 4-2 win over Braves means: Party like it's 2011

nj.com — ATLANTA -- The Mets had been in this situation Before. Holding on to a two run lead at Turner Field that felt narrower by the moment, they were on the verge of collapse. After seven shutout innings by Jon Niese, the Braves cut into a four-run deficit.

Photos: Capital City Community Coalition's celebration in Trenton brings community together

nj.com — TRENTON - City and community groups banded together to host a Community Celebration Saturday in an effort to bring healing, hope and health to residents. The celebration was held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Mill Hill Park at the corner of East Front and South Broad streets.
Sep 20, 2014

RT @TimesofTrenton: Photos: Capital City Community Coalition's celebration in Trenton brings community together ow.ly/2NQByc

Mets' Dilson Herrera leaves Braves game with apparent leg injury

nj.com — ATLANTA -- Dilson Herrera left tonight's game against the Braves at Turner Field in the sixth inning with a potential leg injury. Herrera, a 20-year-old rookie second baseman, hit a ground ball to the third base side for a single and ran down the first base line but as he reached first base, Herrera popped up with an apparent leg pain.

Tense hunt in Pennsylvania trooper ambush case hits 8 days

nj.com — The suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for an eighth day Saturday as police appeared to have narrowed their search, largely shutting down the area where he lived with his parents but leaving neighbors with few answers about what's going on just outside their front doors.
Sep 20, 2014

RT @starledger: Tense hunt in Pennsylvania trooper ambush case hits 8 days ow.ly/2NQsBY

Sep 20, 2014

Tense hunt in Pennsylvania trooper ambush case hits 8 days s.nj.com/qRKMhOX via @njdotcom

First half: Rutgers vs. Navy at Corps Memorial Stadium 9.20.14

Sep 20, 2014

PHOTOS of the first half: Rutgers vs. Navy at Corps Memorial Stadium. RU up 24-14 bit.ly/1raULuv

Devils tryout Ruslan Fedotenko: I wasn't trying to hurt Jon Merrill

nj.com — NEWARK - Ruslan Fedotenko has already made a big impact at Devils training camp. The Russian winger's collision with Jon Merrill Friday afternoon left the young defenseman woozy. General manager Lou Lamoriello said he would have an update on Merrill's status Saturday afternoon. Fedotenko and Merrill knocked heads as they criss-crossed on a 3-on-3 drill.
Sep 20, 2014

Ruslan Fedotenko on what he thinks Devils management is looking for: nj.com/devils/index.s…

Sep 20, 2014

Devils tryout Ruslan Fedotenko: I wasn't trying to hurt Jon Merrill. nj.com/devils/index.s…