New Jersey

Steve Sweeney; Phil Murphy
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David Madden
January 16, 2020 - 8:10 pm
The Murphy administration has lifted a hold on about $235 million allocated to various programs, mostly in South Jersey, in an apparent battle with state Senate President Steve Sweeney over an extension of the state’s so-called millionaires tax last summer. Read more here.
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Mark D'Amico
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Mark Abrams
January 16, 2020 - 6:43 pm
A New Jersey man connected to a 2017 GoFundMe hoax, which raised more than $400,000 for a homeless man, pleaded not guilty Thursday afternoon to federal charges. Read more here.
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Dulce Maria Alavez
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David Madden
January 16, 2020 - 1:18 pm
It's been four months since a 5-year-old girl was abducted from a Bridgeton park. The search continues as the FBI chimes in publicly for the first time about their role in the investigation. Read more here.
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U.S. federal courthouse in Camden.
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David Madden
January 15, 2020 - 12:32 pm
Federal prosecutors have responded to a motion filed by defense lawyers for the former chief of Bordentown police who seek to have a conviction against him thrown out, contending there was racial bias in the jury room. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy delivers his second State of the State address in Trenton on January 14, 2020.
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David Madden
January 14, 2020 - 6:12 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy delivered his annual State of the State message to a joint legislative session in Trenton and hit on familiar themes while proposing new initiatives on a few fronts. Read more here.
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The Cumberland County Courthouse in 2018.
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AP News
January 14, 2020 - 1:26 pm
A woman accused of using a nail clipper to stab her husband has been charged with murder, authorities announced Tuesday.
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A man vaping.
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 8:12 pm
New Jersey lawmakers on Monday passed legislation to prohibit flavored vaping products, sending the measure to Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy's desk. Read more here.
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Cory Booker
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CNN
January 13, 2020 - 11:08 am
Sen. Cory Booker announced Monday that he will end his campaign after failing to qualify for the Democratic debate planned for Tuesday in Iowa. Read the latest here.
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New Jersey Devils owner Josh Harris, left, announces interim general manager Tom Fitzgerald, right, to replace Ray Shero prior to an NHL hockey game Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, in Newark, N.J.
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 10:40 am
Ray Shero has been fired as the New Jersey Devils' general manager after a four-plus year tenure that saw the three-time Stanley Cup champions make the playoffs only once.
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Amazon Prime packages
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 10:07 am
A New Jersey family says they received used diapers from Amazon's delivery service. Read more here.
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