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State police: Woman killed in crash on Route 287

11-27-14
WANAQUE, N.J. (AP) — One person was killed when two vehicles collided on a northern New Jersey highway. State police say the crash occurred around 6:50 a.m. Thursday on Route 287 southbound, near milemarker 55.9 in Wanaque. Authorities say a woman ...

Casino seeks law exemption to serve booze longer

11-27-14
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The CEO of a Connecticut casino says he wants the state to consider changing its liquor laws so patrons can drink and gamble around the clock. Foxwoods Resort Casino CEO Felix Rappaport says Connecticut's casinos are at a ...

Christie tells what goes into his mashed potatoes

11-26-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has long boasted about his mashed potatoes, which he'll be whipping up Thursday for his family's Thanksgiving feast. Christie volunteered Wednesday at a soup kitchen in Newark. He says, "I don't ...
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Is New Jersey Ready for Another Tough Winter?

11-26-14
Wednesday's snowstorm offered the first test of New Jersey's snow removal efforts for the season.
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At St. John’s Soup Kitchen, Christie Talks Ferguson and a ‘Lack of Leadership’

11-26-14
Gov. Christie said Americans have the right to express their views, but non-violent protest is what brings about change.
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Politifax Editor Would Be Surprised If Christie Does Not Make Presidential Run

11-26-14
Politifax Editor Nick Acocella says that he would be surprised if Gov. Chris Christie does not make a presidential run.

Christie partly blames Obama for national anxiety

11-26-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Asked about the violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says that people across the country are deeply anxious because of a lack of leadership and that President Barack Obama is at least partly to ...

NJ Senate prez seeks new Hudson train tunnel

11-26-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney is warning the region's transportation network is facing a crisis and is calling for a new train tunnel connecting New Jersey and New York. Sweeney laid out his position at a news ...

New Jersey lawmaker would limit Thanksgiving hours

11-26-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Stores in New Jersey might have their hours limited during future Thanksgivings. State Sen. Richard Codey is considering a bill that would prevent stores from opening before 9 p.m. so employees can enjoy the holiday with their ...
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In North Jersey, A Wary, Weary Peace and Calls for Police, Community Unity

11-25-14
The decision of the Ferguson grand jury not to indict a police officer who shot and killed an unarmed teenager is on the minds of New Jersey city leaders.