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Meadowlands racing card rained out

11-1-14
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Rain has forced the Meadowlands Racetrack to cancel its six-race thoroughbred card scheduled for Saturday afternoon. The track said the all-turf card was called off due to the heavy rain that fell Friday night and ...

Judge sets court date for sports betting arguments

10-28-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A judge has set a date for lawyers from New Jersey and the major pro sports leagues and NCAA to argue his temporary ban on sports gambling. The parties will convene November 20 in Trenton. U.S. District Judge Michael Shipp's ...

Agency: No bias in New Jersey team’s banana prank

10-21-14
SUMMIT, N.J. (AP) — The organization that governs high school sports in New Jersey says there was insufficient proof that a high school football team's prank was racially motivated. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association ...
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Sports Leagues File Complaint to Stop Sports Betting in NJ

10-20-14
Five major sports entities filed a complaint in federal court to stop a law allowing sports betting in New Jersey.

Leagues file to stop New Jersey sports betting

10-20-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The nation's four major pro sports leagues and the NCAA want to stop New Jersey's plans to allow legal sports betting, just days before it's due to start. They filed legal papers in federal court in Trenton on Monday, seeking ...

Law allowing sports betting signed by Christie

10-17-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is moving ahead with plans to permit betting on sports in the state, but legal challenges could stall the rollout. Gov. Chris Christie on Friday signed a bill passed this week in the Legislature that would partially ...
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Assembly Approves Sports Betting Measure

10-16-14
Members of the Assembly approved legislation to legalize sports betting in New Jersey. Gov. Christie will now have to decide whether to veto or sign the measure.
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Sayreville HS Anti-Bullying Rating Calls System into Question

10-15-14
Sayreville War Memorial High School had a grade of 71 out of 75 for its anti-bullying efforts from 2011 to 2013, which some say shows the system of self reporting is flawed.
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Concern Artificial Turf Could Cause Cancer

10-15-14
Many are worried that the chemicals used in artificial turf playing fields could cause cancer. Congressman Frank Pallone wants a more thorough investigation conducted.

Ex-NFL star turns down plea bargain in fraud case

10-14-14
MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — A former NFL star and his mother will go to trial next year in a mortgage fraud case after they turned down plea deals that called for state prison terms. Irving Fryar and Allene McGhee rejected the deals Tuesday during a ...