Tag Archives: New Jersey

Heartbreaking details about the family slaughtered in the Colts Neck mansion

Little 8-year-old Sophia Caneiro was a devoted Girl Scout who loved the Yankees and baking with her mom and nanny. Her brother, Jesse, 11, was a wise-beyond-his-years history buff who could carry on a conversation about current events with just about anyone. They were the pride and joy of their parents, Keith and Jennifer Caneiro.

Prosecutor detailed how the brothers killed their family in the Colts Neck mansion

Prosecutor detailed how the brothers killed their family in the Colts Neck mansion

The murders were cold and calculated. The motive was pure greed. In the dark, early morning of Nov. 20, Paul Caneiro drove to brother Keith’s New Jersey mansion and gunned down his business-partner sibling on the front lawn, prosecutors said Thursday. He then stormed inside and repeatedly stabbed sister-in-law Jennifer, 45, niece Sophia, 8, and nephew Jesse, 11,

White House turns away foreign students on tour with class

White House turns away foreign students on tour with class

New Jersey schoolkids got a lesson in presidential security when three classmates who hail from other countries were barred from joining a White House tour. A group of seventh-graders from Henry Hudson Regional School in Highlands braved a snowstorm on Nov. 15 for a long-awaited bus trip to Washington DC. The bad weather and treacherous

How this trio’s $400,000 GoFundMe scam finally exposed?

How this trio’s $400,000 GoFundMe scam finally exposed?

It was a tale that warmed hearts around the world — a homeless vet forking over his last $20 to help a distressed driver gas up her car in the dead of night. But the truth is more stomach-turner than heart-warmer. The hero, the woman he “saved” and her boyfriend were a trio of scam artists who

NJ couple at center of GoFundMe controversy allegedly made up story: report

The New Jersey couple who raised hundreds of thousands of dollars in a viral charity campaign for a homeless man were allegedly working with the vagrant as part of an elaborate ruse, according to a new report. Prosecutors believe that Mark D’Amico and Kate McClure conspired with homeless man Johnny Bobbitt to create their get-rich-quick scheme in 2017, NBC’s

Deadly school bus crash video shows driver across 3 lanes

NEWARK, N.J. — Video of a New Jersey school bus crash that killed a teacher and student and injured dozens of others last spring shows the driver veering across three lanes of traffic on Interstate 80. The video from the May 17 crash shows the bus enter the highway and immediately cross three lanes, apparently heading for

Eighth child dies at Rehabilitation Facility in New Jersey

Eighth child dies at Rehabilitation Facility in New Jersey

An eighth child died Friday afternoon following a monthlong adenovirus outbreak at rehabilitation center in New Jersey, the state’s Department of Health said. The child, already fragile and suffering respiratory illness, was not confirmed to have the common infection, health officials said. They’re awaiting test results. Seven other children have died and 16 others who have

Important info about ‘brain-eating amoeba’ that killed NJ man

An amoeba that killed a New Jersey man is common in warm, freshwater bodies, but the chances of people getting sick from it, much less dying, is very low. Fabrizio Stabile’s main symptom before he died last month after contracting Naegleria floweri was a headache, which state epidemiologist Tina Tan is a common symptom for someone who

Man Dies From ‘Brain-Eating’ Amoeba After Standing in Wave Pool

The CDC says people are typically infected when they go diving or swimming in warm freshwater places A landlocked surf resort in Central Texas closed on Friday after a Ventnor, New Jersey, man who visited died from what is commonly known as a “brain-eating amoeba.” The Waco Tribune-Herald reports Centers for Disease Control and Prevention