Chris Christie

Prison cell
David Madden
July 12, 2019 - 1:17 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey is changing the rules for prison inmates to be held in solitary confinement. The Corrections Department made changes under an order from Gov. Phil Murphy, who has now approved a bill that makes those rules the law of the land. "It makes New Jersey a leader...
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Bridget Kelly and Bill Baroni
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David Madden
June 28, 2019 - 9:57 am
UPDATED: 4:35 p.m. ___ NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio/AP) — The "Bridgegate" scandal may not be over just yet. The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal filed by two aides to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who were both convicted in New Jersey's "Bridgegate" scandal. The justices said...
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Chris Christie and Phil Murphy
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Mike Dougherty
May 09, 2019 - 3:24 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The back and forth between Camden County elected officials and Gov. Phil Murphy continues, as the Democrats say Republican Chris Christie did more for Camden than the current governor is doing. In Camden County, there's a belief that Murphy suffers from "geographic...
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Bridget Kelly
May 01, 2019 - 7:33 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- A central figure in the so-called Bridgegate scandal is telling her side of the story after being resentenced last week to 13 months is federal prison for her role in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scheme. Bridget Kelly, along with co-defendant Bill Baroni -- a...
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NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 29: Bridget Anne Kelly, former deputy chief of staff to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, exits the Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Courthouse following her sentencing on March 29, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey.
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Mike Dougherty
April 24, 2019 - 7:22 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former chief of staff is heading to prison for her role in the Bridgegate scandal. Bridget Kelly didn't hold back after being resentenced to 13 months in prison. "Mr. Christie, you are a bully and the days of you calling me a liar...
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Katrina McCombs
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David Madden
April 17, 2019 - 12:10 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The acting head of the Camden School District now has the job outright. The New Jersey State Board of Education has voted to promote Katrina McCombs to superintendent, nine months after she accepted the position on an interim basis upon the departure of Paymon...
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Taylor Swift performs during the launch of her Reputation Tour at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on May 8, 2018.
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April 17, 2019 - 11:10 am
By Tom Kludt, CNN Business (CNN) -- An Egyptian soccer hero and a sporting legend who just completed an improbable comeback. The first woman to be speaker of the house and the youngest woman elected to Congress. Special Counsel Robert Mueller and President Donald Trump. Those are just some of the...
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 Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
March 28, 2019 - 1:49 pm
SADDLE BROOK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy travelled to a senior center in Bergen County to sign legislation that will create a state-run retirement savings plan for private sector workers who don’t have one through their employer. It’ll take up to two years to get the Secure...
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Jan 5, 2019; Arlington, TX, USA; American politician Chris Christie on the sidelines before the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Dallas Cowboys in a NFC Wild Card playoff football game at AT&T Stadium.
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Mike DeNardo
January 29, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new book by Chris Christie hits stores Tuesday. In it, the brash and outspoken former New Jersey governor says there would be less turmoil at the White House if his transition plan was kept in place. In his book, "Let Me Finish," Christie describes how he was fired...
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January 04, 2019 - 8:23 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie wants lawmakers across the country to resist a bill that would give the federal government control over regulating sports betting. The Republican said Friday at a conference of legislators that states have proven they can handle the job...
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