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Today, June 30, 2016
Court documents give graphic details of Cumberland County dogfighting ring

Court documents give graphic details of Cumberland County dogfighting ring

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Editor's note: This story contains extremely graphic details about the mistreatment of animals.

Senate scraps vote on plan to raise gas tax, cut sales tax

Senate scraps vote on plan to raise gas tax, cut sales tax

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TRENTON — New Jersey’s fund for road, bridge and transit work inched closer to running dry Thursday after the Democrat-led Senate scrapped any…

Trump secretly approved attack ads in effort to block Indian casino in 2000

Trump secretly approved attack ads in effort to block Indian casino in 2000

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WASHINGTON - Soon after an American Indian tribe announced plans to open a casino at a Catskills horse track, ads started appearing in local n…

Swimmers ordered out of surf after shark spotted in Monmouth County

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DEAL, N.J. (AP) — Swimmers were ordered out of the ocean at a New Jersey beach after officials believe they spotted a shark.

Will New Jersey approve gas tax hike Thursday?

Will New Jersey approve gas tax hike Thursday?

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TRENTON (AP) — It's up to the New Jersey Senate whether motorists will pay more for gasoline in New Jersey.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

City settles with New Jersey cop suspended 9 years with pay in sex case

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PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey city is dropping disciplinary charges as part of a settlement with a police officer who's been suspended wi…

New Jersey math teacher allegedly sent inappropriate photos to student

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors say a New Jersey high school math teacher has been charged with sending two inappropriate photos of …

Guardian predicts 'another root canal' in bid to slash A.C.'s debt

Guardian predicts 'another root canal' in bid to slash A.C.'s debt

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ATLANTIC CITY — The “big nut” in the city’s fiscal plan to avoid a state takeover is slashing $60 million in debt by 2018.

Ex-priest convicted of criminal sexual contact with girl, 14

Ex-priest convicted of criminal sexual contact with girl, 14

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PATERSON (AP) — A former New Jersey priest has been convicted of endangering the welfare of a child and criminal sexual contact after authorit…

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Stockton A.C. project approved for $22 million state grant

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Stockton University has been recommended for a $22 million state higher education capital construction grant to help offset costs at the new $…

Bridgegate court filings focus on missing text messages

Bridgegate court filings focus on missing text messages

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case contend they shouldn't be penalized in court for not…

Bill banning suspensions for young kids heads to Christie

Bill banning suspensions for young kids heads to Christie

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A bill that would prohibit public schools from expelling students through second grade has passed the state Senate and Assembly and now goes t…

Christie holds forum promoting school funding plan

Christie holds forum promoting school funding plan

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WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie is pressing for support of his school funding plan.

New Jersey sales tax would drop, gas tax would rise

New Jersey sales tax would drop, gas tax would rise

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TRENTON (AP) — In an early morning vote Tuesday the Democrat-led Assembly, with Republican Gov. Chris Christie' support, passed sweeping legis…

11 people, 1 dog rescued after boat overturns off Ocean County

11 people, 1 dog rescued after boat overturns off Ocean County

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POINT PLEASANT (AP) — State Police say nearly a dozen people and a dog had to be rescued in New Jersey after a 21-foot-boat they were on overturned.

New Jersey lawmakers send $35 billion budget to Christie

New Jersey lawmakers send $35 billion budget to Christie

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TRENTON (AP) — New Jersey's roughly $35 billion budget is headed to Republican Gov. Chris Christie's desk.

Monday, June 27, 2016

1.3M New Jersey residents expected to travel July Fourth weekend

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If you’re planning to hit the road this July Fourth weekend, expect plenty of company.

Stockton's Quad, Atlantic City projects underway

Stockton's Quad, Atlantic City projects underway

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GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Another 500 parking spaces are being sacrificed to academia at Stockton University, as work on new classroom and science b…

'Wounded Warrior' caregiver bill passes Assembly

'Wounded Warrior' caregiver bill passes Assembly

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The New Jersey General Assembly passed a bill Monday aimed at easing the financial difficulties of caregivers tending to the needs of wounded …

Will ‘Brexit’ mean cheaper gasoline in South Jersey?

Will ‘Brexit’ mean cheaper gasoline in South Jersey?

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One benefit of ‘Brexit’ in South Jersey?

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SEEN: Sands Casino Hotel 9th annual employee reunion

SEEN: Sands Casino Hotel 9th annual employee reunion

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Were you SEEN at the 9th annual Sands Casino Hotel employee reunion at Villa Rifici in Absecon on Wednesday night?

Adam Taliaferro Foundation All-Star Football Classic

Adam Taliaferro Foundation All-Star Football Classic

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Photos from the Adam Taliaferro Foundation All-Star Football Classic at Rowan University on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

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