New Jersey

Police are on the scene after a shooting incident at Art All Night in Trenton, N.J.
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Tim Jimenez
June 19, 2018 - 7:09 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Community leaders in Trenton and the Mercer County prosecutor are speaking with residents Tuesday morning about the shooting at an arts festival over the weekend that left 22 people injured. The all-night arts event was in its 12th year and many want to see it...
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Gov. Phil Murphy hosts a press conference to discuss the budget.
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Suzanne Monaghan
June 18, 2018 - 3:24 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — With only 12 days left to enact a new budget, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said he will veto the legislature's proposal. Murphy said the proposed budget would leave the state with a $164 million budget deficit. "They are proposing almost $1 billion in unsustainable...
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Governor Phil Murphy delivers his Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Address in Trenton on March 13, 2018.
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David Madden
June 15, 2018 - 9:39 am
TRENTON N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Two weeks and counting until a potential government shutdown in New Jersey, as Governor Phil Murphy and legislative leaders try to hammer out a new budget. The governor has told his staff to draw up a contingency plan in the event there's no deal by the end of the...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
June 14, 2018 - 8:31 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Newly released revenue numbers from Atlantic City's seven casinos might make some worry. But not casino regulators. Figures from the Division of Gaming Enforcement for the month of May show the so-called "casino win" — general gaming profits — at $193 million,...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
June 14, 2018 - 3:36 pm
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Ocean City's City Council is expected to overwhelmingly vote in favor of an ordinance banning smoking on the resort town's beaches that would take effect by early July. Doug Bergen, Ocean City public information officer, said council's action was prompted by...
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Sports fans wait in line to place bets at Borgata in Atlantic City.
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David Madden
June 14, 2018 - 11:01 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Sports fans can now place bets, legally, in New Jersey. Sports betting premiered in the Garden State on Thursday after lengthy legal battles with pro leagues and the NCAA. Gov. Phil Murphy placed the first bet at Monmouth Park: $20 on Germany to win the World...
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Delaware launches the country's first full-scale sports betting operation outside of Nevada as people roll into the Casino at Delaware Park in Stanton, Del. to wager their bets.
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David Madden
June 13, 2018 - 9:03 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey will join Delaware Thursday as the second state outside Nevada where people can legally place bets on professional and collegiate sports . Gov. Phil Murphy will make the first bet at Monmouth Park. We're not sure what team he'll bet on, but Murphy is clearly...
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Gov. Phil Murphy signs several landmark gun safety bills into law.
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David Madden
June 13, 2018 - 3:38 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Phil Murphy signed a series of bills aimed at strengthening what is considered to be one of the strongest gun control laws in the nation. Flanked by teenagers who are leading the youthful call for better gun control, Murphy approved the measures in Trenton. "By...
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a small plane crashed in Burlington County, New Jersey
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Mike Dougherty
June 13, 2018 - 12:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two are dead after a small plane crashed in Burlington County, New Jersey, Wednesday morning. Fire and rescue crews responded to the scene near Smithville-Jacksonville and Monmouth roads in Easthampton Township after a twin engine Beechcraft Baron went down shortly...
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View from the new Ocean Resort Casino
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David Madden
June 12, 2018 - 3:26 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — You haven't heard a lot about the replacement for the Revel casino in Atlantic City, mostly because the owners are readying for their June 28 opening. And a lot of work is still being done to prepare for Ocean Resort Casino's big day. The biggest difference...
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