New Jersey

A gun.
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David Madden
February 15, 2020 - 4:00 am
An annual study on gun safety laws gives New Jersey an A grade, a first for the Garden State. 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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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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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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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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Slot machines in a secure room at the Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City N.J. that have been connected to the internet as part of a new product offering.
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AP News
February 10, 2020 - 4:22 pm
Slot machines, the bread and butter of the casino industry, long ago lost their nicknames as “one-armed bandits” when manufacturers did away with the lever gamblers had to pull in order to activate the machine, replacing it with buttons. Read more here.
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Church pews
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David Madden
February 09, 2020 - 4:30 am
Over $11 million has been paid out, or soon will be, by five Catholic dioceses in New Jersey to dozens of victims of sexual abuse at the hands of priests. And that effort is far from finished. Read more here.
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REAL ID in New Jersey.
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David Madden
February 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
Come October, you’ll need a REAL ID driver's license or a passport to get on domestic flights. In New Jersey, officials are making things a little easier to get one. Read more here.
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