New Jersey

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September 13, 2018 - 6:05 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- A state audit has found New Jersey's Casino Reinvestment Development Authority wasted millions of dollars on contracts including those associated with the Miss America Organization and the Beach Concert Series. The Press of Atlantic City reports the audit released...
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September 13, 2018 - 5:58 pm
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) -- Authorities say a man who allegedly groped a female shopper inside a Marshall's department store in Paramus, New Jersaey, was captured after her mother chased after him and recorded him on her cellphone. Paramus police say 53-year-old Edward Evans, of Bergenfield, is charged...
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September 13, 2018 - 5:52 pm
WOODBURY, N.J. (AP) -- A youth ice hockey coach accused of sexually abusing multiple children in two states has pleaded guilty to crimes in New Jersey. NJ.com reports 57-year-old Walter Ferinden, of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, was arrested in 2017 on charges that he abused a child in Gloucester County...
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September 13, 2018 - 5:46 pm
LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) -- Britain's Prince Edward has visited a New Jersey university to play a centuries-old form of tennis and accept an honorary degree. The Earl of Wessex, the youngest of Queen Elizabeth II's children, arrived at Georgian Court University in Lakewood on Thursday to play court...
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September 05, 2018 - 6:05 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says the state has received 146 applications for up to six slots for new medical marijuana dispensaries. The Democrat announced Wednesday that the expansion will "remove barriers" to medical marijuana. It's the latest development since Murphy...
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In this Aug. 27, 2018 photo released by NBC, Mark D'Amico, left, and Kate McClure speak with host Megyn Kelly on "Megyn Kelly Today."
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September 05, 2018 - 11:44 am
MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — The lawyer for a homeless man in Philadelphia whose selflessness led to donations of over $400,000 through an online fundraising page said Tuesday that all the money is gone. Johnny Bobbitt's attorney, Chris Fallon, said he learned to his surprise that the cash was gone...
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September 04, 2018 - 7:04 am
The Route 495 lane closures in New Jersey have been going well so far, but conditions could soon change.
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Ambulance
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September 02, 2018 - 3:18 pm
A teenager remains in critical condition after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Union County Friday night.
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August 31, 2018 - 4:55 pm
UNION TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- A billboard referring to President Trump as "Our Leader The Idiot" has been removed after causing controversy in a New Jersey town. A spokeswoman for Union Township, right outside New York City, said Friday the billboard has been removed by the company that owns the...
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August 31, 2018 - 4:38 pm
VINELAND, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says that though he doesn't like raising "any tax," a new 4.3-cent per gallon gas tax increase is needed to keep the state's infrastructure fund afloat. The first-term Democratic governor also said Friday that he's frustrated that the gas tax is...
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