David Porter, The Associated Press

David Porter

The Associated Press

Newark, NJ, United States

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Past articles by David:

GoFundMe scammer who used story of homeless vet gets 5 years

A New Jersey man who made up a story about a homeless veteran helping out his then-girlfriend and used the tale to solicit $400,000 in online donations has been sentenced to prison → Read More

Amazon bid to put cargo hub at Newark airport is grounded

Amazon's plans to put a cargo hub at Newark Liberty International Airport have been grounded → Read More

After mass shooting, NYC explores gun detectors in subways

Experts say installing technology to scan large numbers of people quickly for weapons in the New York City subway would be challenging → Read More

After mass shooting, NYC explores gun detectors in subways

In the aftermath of a mass shooting on a New York City subway train, the mayor floated a high-tech idea: deploy scanners that can spot someone carrying a gun into the transit system before they have a chance to use it. → Read More

NJ state trooper won't face charges for killing Black motorist

A grand jury has declined to file criminal charges against New Jersey State Police Sgt. Randall Wetzel, who is white, for fatally shooting Maurice Gordon, a Black motorist, during a traffic stop on the Garden State Parkway in 2020. Gordon died two days before the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. → Read More

Just three Kmarts remain after latest closing for former retail giant

Kmart got its start in Michigan in the 1960s and bloomed to over 2,000 stores. Now, only three remain after a closing of a store in New Jersey. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart down to 3 stores after NJ closing

When the Kmart in Avenel, New Jersey, closes its doors on April 16, it will leave only three remaining U.S. locations for the former retail powerhouse → Read More

'Attention, Kmart shoppers'... Just 3 Kmarts left in US after store closes

AVENEL, N. J. (AP) — The familiar sights and sounds are still there: the scuffed and faded floor tiles, the relentless beige-on-beige color scheme, the toddlers' clothes and refrigerators and pretty much everything in between. There's even a canned recording that begins, "Attention, Kmart shoppers" — except it's to remind folks about COVID-19 precautions, not to alert them to a flash sale over… → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart down to 3 stores after NJ closing

AVENEL, N. J. (AP) — The familiar sights and sounds are still there: the scuffed and faded floor tiles, the relentless beige-on-beige color scheme, the toddlers' clothes and refrigerators and pretty much everything in between. There’s even a canned recording that begins, “Attention, Kmart shoppers” — except it’s to remind folks about COVID-19 precautions, not to alert them to a flash sale over… → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart will be down to 3 stores after NJ closing

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction after closure

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction after closure

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction after closure

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction after closure

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction after closure

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction after closure

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction after closure

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart will be down to 3 stores after NJ closing

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart will be down to 3 stores after NJ closing

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More

Once a retail giant, Kmart will be down to 3 stores after NJ closing

Kmart’s decline has been slow but steady, brought about by years of falling sales, changes in shopping habits and the looming shadow of Walmart. → Read More