New Jersey

Camden County marriage
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David Madden
February 14, 2020 - 2:50 pm
This South Jersey couple may have known then that they were destined for love, but it took more than 20 years before they would tie the knot this Valentine’s Day. Read more here.
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Taisha Smith-DeJoseph
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
CNN
February 14, 2020 - 11:55 am
A church secretary has been charged with embezzling $561,777 from the New Jersey church she volunteered at, according to the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office. Read more here.
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Faye Coleman shows a photograph of her mother, to whom the late African American playwright August Wilson wrote a series of love letters.
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Cherri Gregg
February 14, 2020 - 7:48 am
A Cherry Hill woman is sharing the story of a love affair between her mother and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and poet August Wilson — all documented in love notes. Read more here.
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A fire truck.
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David Madden
February 13, 2020 - 2:40 pm
A $2.4 million federal grant, which pays for more than two dozen firefighting positions in Camden, is set to expire in June. City officials are working on a contingency plan, but that would cut about half of those jobs. Read more here.
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Laura Bluestein
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
AP News
February 13, 2020 - 10:31 am
A New Jersey woman who authorities said was digging a grave for her dead wife when police arrived at the home 2 1/2 years ago has been convicted of manslaughter but acquitted of murder. Read more here.
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AP News
February 13, 2020 - 9:51 am
Two men serving life sentences for a double killing 25 years ago, but whose convictions were recently thrown out because of evidence that cast doubt on their guilt, celebrated with relatives and friends after they walked out of prison. Read more here.
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Hate speech blocks.
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David Madden
February 12, 2020 - 3:34 pm
The Anti-Defamation League has issued its annual report on hate propaganda, particularly from white supremacist groups, and the report finds there’s been a dramatic increase both nationwide and within the Greater Philadelphia area. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces new initiatives to support youth mental health in Maple Shade on February 11, 2020.
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David Madden
February 11, 2020 - 4:06 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy visited Maple Shade High School to unveil a plan he hopes will put mental health concerns for young people on par with physical ones. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy and Attorney General Gurbir Grewal are shown in Jersey City.
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Mark Abrams
February 11, 2020 - 7:35 am
The U.S. Department of Justice is suing the state of New Jersey over a directive limiting cooperation or sharing of information with federal immigration agents. Read more here.
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Attorney General William Barr waves as he walks on stage to speak at the National Sheriffs' Association Winter Legislative and Technology Conference in Washington.
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AP News
February 10, 2020 - 7:08 pm
The Justice Department is filing suit against the state of New Jersey and King County, Washington — home to the city of Seattle — over “sanctuary” policies that hinder federal immigration officers, Attorney General William Barr said Monday. Read more here.
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