New Jersey

Uber
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AP News
November 15, 2019 - 9:50 am
New Jersey is seeking more than $640 million from Uber in taxes and penalties, saying the ride-hailing company misclassified its drivers as independent contractors. Read more here.
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Ric and Jean Edelman at Rowan University.
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
November 14, 2019 - 4:14 pm
A $10 million endowment to Rowan University is targeted to students looking to get into media work. The plan is to help make their education more affordable and beneficial. Read more here.
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Frank Nucera
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
November 13, 2019 - 5:47 pm
The former top cop in Bordentown will return to federal court in March to be tried a second time on charges that he assaulted a teenager being taken into custody three years ago, in part, because of his race. Read more here.
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Governor Murphy holds a press conference with advocates, community and faith leaders on impact of marijuana legalization and expungement legislation in Trenton.
Edwin J. Torres/NJ Governor's Office via Flickr
David Madden
November 13, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Only one state in the nation, North Dakota, has a bank owned and operated by the government. Other states, like California, are considering the concept as a way to provide a lower cost alternative to the private sector, and New Jersey is the latest to join that list. Read more here.
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Dulce Maria Alavez
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio; inset: FBI
David Madden
November 12, 2019 - 5:06 pm
It’s been more than nine weeks since Dulce Maria Alavez went missing while playing in a Bridgeton park. Read more here.
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Alarm clock surrounded by leaves.
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David Madden
November 10, 2019 - 4:30 am
Last weekend, we all turned our clocks back an hour to get off Daylight Saving Time. Not everyone welcomed the return to Eastern Standard Time and one New Jersey legislator is looking to take the state to Daylight Saving Time all the time.
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Rep. Jeff Van Drew.
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David Madden
November 08, 2019 - 3:06 pm
A two-year-long dispute over how to do beach replenishment down the shore has been settled, with the federal government overruling their own fish and wildlife officials and siding with locals, with the help of their local congressman. Read more here.
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East Point Lighthouse.
KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
November 07, 2019 - 5:30 pm
A project to protect New Jersey's second oldest lighthouse from flooding isn't enough to save it from the ongoing danger posed by erosion and storm surge from the nearby Delaware Bay, a group which runs the historic site for the state warns.
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— Some 400 people rallied outside the Capitol building in Trenton, urging state legislators to act on a bill that would give driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants in New Jersey.
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
November 07, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Some 400 people rallied outside the Capitol building in Trenton, urging state legislators to act on a bill that would give driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants in New Jersey.
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Camden We Choose coalition
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
November 06, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Community activists are escalating their call to return control of Camden’s public schools to the city — just one day after three people were elected to the city’s school board. Read more here.
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