Investigative reporter Carter Ross must chose who gets to live: him or his unborn child. -- In a rash of carjackings, Newark becomes newsworthy when one such theft ends in the murder of a wealthy banking executive. The affable, wisecracking Ross is assigned the story. When his unborn child is put in harm's way, it becomes more than just a story for Ross. And he'll stop at nothing to rescue the baby; even if it costs him his own life.