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Monday 29 May 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# New Jersey

All time
# Bear in house
TV repairman finds a bear in the basement of New Jersey home
The bear had been spotted wandering in the New Jersey neighborhood earlier that day. It’s not clear how it got into the home.
# US Army
US army offers $7,300 in compensation after 'shelling' family pet
The New Jersey family’s cat had to be put down after being struck by wayward shell shrapnel that came through their roof.
# New Look
Kerry star leaks new jersey design on Twitter
Killian Young gave his Twitter followers – and the rest – a sneak peak of the new Kerry jersey last night.
# Emergency Landing
Watch: Plane makes dramatic emergency landing in Poland - without landing gear
A technical problem prevented the plane’s landing gear from functioning as it approached an airport in Warsaw today.
In pictures: Freak snowstorms paralyse north-east US
The storms have been blamed for at least 21 deaths, while more than two million homes have been left without power.
# change of scenery
New Jersey to host F1 Grand Prix - reports
New York mayor Felix Roque claims a deal has been arranged for the state to host the event.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Tuesday
Dry yourself off and settle down for well-deserved cup of tea. Here’s all of the morning’s sports news.
# Not running
'Now is not the time': Chris Christie rules out presidential bid
The New Jersey governor had been considering a late entry in to the Republican field but has ruled it out today.
# Irene
Irene: 14 confirmed dead across six states as NYC evacuation order lifted
Irene has now been downgraded to a tropical storm as it heads northwards with authorities currently dealing with its aftermath.
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.
# Irene
"Don't wait. Don't delay" - Obama urges those in Irene's path to move quickly
Over two million people are affected by evacuation orders as Hurricane Irene heads for land off the eastern sea board of the United States.
# The Boss
Baby, was he born to run? Springsteen favourite to be New Jersey governor
A new poll has revealed that was he to run, Bruce Springsteen would have a good chance of winning an election.
# Ferris Wheel
Girl killed in 100-foot fall from Ferris wheel in New Jersey
The 11-year-old girl fell from the upper half of the Ferris wheel, thought to be about 100 feet off the ground.
# US
30 injured as train strikes platform in New Jersey
Transport authorities launch an investigation into rail accident which caused dozens of injuries.
# Student Trial
Student who filmed roommate having sex with another man faces 15 charges
The man faces charges after secretly streaming footage of his roommate sleeping with another man on the internet. His 18-year-old roommate took his own life after learning about what had happened.
Olympic legend Carl Lewis enters race for New Jersey Senate
“When I run, I run to win,” nine-time Olympic gold medallist tells crowd.
# Courts
US woman sues for distress over incorrect Lotto result
Rakel Daniele is asking for $75,000 in damages after her TV station read out the wrong numbers, misleading her.
# Fake Injury
Boxer appears to feign injury to get out of fight
US Junior boxer sustains ‘phantom punch’
# Nazi Kids
Adolf Hitler, Aryan Nation and Hinler won't be going home
Confused? Not as much as a New Jersey court was.