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Deadline to clear up health law eligibility near

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says the clock is ticking for hundreds of thousands of people who have unresolved issues affecting their coverage under the new health law. Officials said Tuesday that letters are going out to about ...

Campaign manager indicted in robocall case

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors say the campaign manager for a New Jersey state senate candidate was responsible for an early morning robocall that urged voters to support another candidate. Monmouth County prosecutors say 45-year-old Dwayne ...

Camden County Deals with Overcrowded Jail

The Camden County Correctional Facility has seen a significant jump in the inmate population over the last year and is over its capacity.

Florida man admits producing, selling ricin

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Florida man faces up to life in prison after admitting he produced and sold potentially deadly toxins and plotted to kill a woman in London. Jesse William Korff pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court in New Jersey to ...

Salem County man’s manslaughter conviction tossed

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Salem County man will get a new trial after New Jersey's Supreme Court threw out his manslaughter conviction in the death of an elderly neighbor. Dwayne Slaughter was convicted of killing 79-year-old Roosevelt Morrow in ...

Man admits molesting girl, taking improper photos

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey man has admitted molesting a teenage girl and taking sexually explicit photos of her while she slept. Acting state Attorney General John Hoffman says 55-year-old Bernard Cahill of Gloucester Township ...

Police: Shooting victim wasn’t intended target

BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a southern New Jersey woman killed in a drive-by shooting was not the intended target. But further details on the shooting in Bridgeton have not been disclosed by city police, including a possible motive or ...

Man pleads not guilty to weapons-related charge

LODI, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey man who allegedly had a large stash of weapons and gunpowder in his home has pleaded not guilty to creating a risk of widespread injury or damage. Authorities say they found the items Friday after Robert ...

Man facing more child sex assault charges

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A central New Jersey man accused of sexually assaulting two boys is now facing more allegations. Middlesex County prosecutors announced Tuesday that two more people are claiming that 42-year-old Michael Roberson, of East ...

Woman gets prison sentence in deadly DWI crash

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey woman who was driving drunk when she caused a fatal accident last year has been sentenced to seven years in state prison. Ocean County prosecutors say 61-year-old Deborah Tadych of Brick also will have ...