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David Madden
May 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- A year ago, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a law that gave towns, counties and school districts a way to help taxpayers get around new federal limits on deductions they can take for state and local tax payments. So how’s it going? Not one town in the state has...
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Opioids
David Madden
April 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey has taken several steps to further combat the opioid addiction problem. They’re running it out of the attorney general’s office under the banner of NJCARES. “There’s a recognition that this is really a multi-faceted fight that we’re engaged in and it will...
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June 28, 2018; Atlantic City, NJ, USA; The new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City. N.J
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David Madden
April 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Profits were down in 2018 for casinos down the shore, according to the latest report from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. But one analyst looks at the numbers and believes the news is far from all negative. There were concerns when Hard Rock and...
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David Madden
March 31, 2019 - 4:00 am
TOTOWA, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Just days after New Jersey environmental officials went after several chemical companies to discover the extent of toxic pollutants, three of those companies have been sued by the state attorney general. Gurbir Grewal filed suits against DuPont and spinoff Chemours for...
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Smoke Alarm
David Madden
March 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey fire officials are beginning enforcement of a new regulation on smoke alarms that’s been in place for about a year. The state wants the newest type of alarms in use in most residences. They’re the ones with permanent, 10-year batteries in them that can’t be...
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Governor Carney
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February 22, 2019 - 1:22 pm
DELAWARE CITY, DE (KYW Newsradio) -- You may not be aware of how far America is going to fight the war on opioid addiction. The National Guard is taking part, and Delaware Governor John Carney got a look at what troops under his control are doing. Each state has a Counter Drug Task Force. What they...
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Classroom
David Madden
February 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey public schools will join their counterparts in California in requiring that history classes include contributions made by LGBTQ people. A new law means some major changes in the Garden State. Supporters of the new law say it’ll give young people a fuller...
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Gateway Regional High School
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David Madden
February 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
BELLEVILLE, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey is pumping state money into computer science education across the state. Gov. Phil Murphy has been all about prompting STEM education, and he traveled to Belleville High in Essex County to make his latest down payment on that effort. “29 school districts...
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Traffic Ticket
David Madden
January 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The highest court in New Jersey has cleared the docket of over 750,000 municipal court warrants for minor offenses dating back more than 15 years. The dismissals follow the suggestion of a three judge panel that the move be taken in the name of fairness and to better...
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David Madden
January 14, 2019 - 12:22 pm
UPDATED: 6:30 p.m. ___ LOGAN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Outside a UPS warehouse in Logan Township, a gunman was shot and killed by police, after a report of an "active shooter" became a hostage and barricading incident. The two women that he held on the inside were OK, after SWAT officers...
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