New Jersey

Delaware River / Ben Franklin Bridge
Justin Udo
December 14, 2018 - 8:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A major project on the Delaware River is getting some much needed capital to help it reach its goals. For years, developers have worked on the deepening of the Delaware River between Philadelphia and Camden, New Jersey. "For the Delaware River, being able to go from...
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NJ Transit
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
December 14, 2018 - 8:36 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The Atlantic City rail line has been shut down for more than three months, as New Jersey Transit installs the hardware for Positive Train Control as mandated by the federal government. It should be back in January. But how has the shutdown affected things at the...
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health insurance
Mike Dougherty
December 14, 2018 - 4:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The deadline to enroll for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act is midnight Saturday. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is urging anyone who hasn't yet to register immediately. Governor Murphy acknowledges the Affordable Care Act is not perfect, but he says it...
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White House Chief of Staff John Kelly
Evan Vucci/AP
December 14, 2018 - 2:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took himself out of contention for White House chief of staff on Friday as President Donald Trump's chaotic search for a new chief inched forward with the feel of an unfolding reality TV show. Christie cited family reasons in a statement...
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Johnny Bobbitt
Joe Lamberti/Courier Post
David Madden
December 14, 2018 - 11:04 am
MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County judge has allowed GoFundMe scheme defendant Johnny Bobbitt to be released as his case plays out. Bobbitt has been charged, along with Kate McClure and Mark D’Amico, of running a scam that netted some $400,000 in donations, all of which is gone...
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Holiday decorations adorn the letters on the toll booth structure on the Holland Tunnel.
AP Photo/Julio Cortez
December 13, 2018 - 4:50 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Holland Tunnel between New Jersey and New York City may be in for a makeover after critics called the placement of its holiday decorations a distraction, a possible trigger for people with obsessive-compulsive disorder — and just plain ugly. Wreaths have adorned the...
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Hadas Kuznits
December 13, 2018 - 4:23 pm
PITTSGROVE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- The Salem County Prosecutor’s Office is looking into an alleged hazing incident at a New Jersey high school. The alleged incident is said to have involved members of the Schalick High School Wrestling Team. According to the prosecutor's office, four...
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John McDevitt
December 13, 2018 - 3:48 pm
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- A waste to energy microgrid to power key facilities in Camden is in the works. It’s a first in the State of New Jersey. The Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority will pioneer an innovative financing strategy for the microgrid, which could supply electricity to...
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A scrolling video board with basketball scores
Wayne Parry/AP
December 13, 2018 - 7:22 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's sports betting market is closing in on the $1 billion dollar mark after less than six months of operation. Figures released Wednesday by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement show New Jersey's casino and racetrack-based sports books took in over $330...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Kevin R. Wexler/ via USA Today Images
Ian Bush
December 13, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A new map will be in store for New Jersey's legislative districts in a few years, but the fight over how to draw the lines has already begun. The plan by top Democrats, including Senate President Steve Sweeney, is the subject of two hearings Thursday in Trenton, and the...
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