New Jersey

Bruce Springsteen
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April 25, 2019 - 1:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Fresh off his Broadway run, New Jersey's Bruce Springsteen looked West for inspiration on a new album he's planning to release on June 14. The 13-song disc is his first new studio album in five years. Titled "Western Stars," Springsteen said Thursday the album draws some inspiration...
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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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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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April 24, 2019 - 1:56 pm
SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's quick growth in sports gambling means it could surpass Nevada next year as the top sports betting market in the United States, its governor said Wednesday. In the 10 months that New Jersey has allowed legal sports betting, gamblers have wagered more than $2.3...
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Governor Phil Murphy holds opening remarks in “Preventing Gun Violence in NJ: A Call to Action” hosted by the gun violence research center on Tuesday April 23, 2019.
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David Madden
April 23, 2019 - 3:00 pm
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Gun violence was the topic of conversation at a day long symposium at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy opened the first meeting of the school’s Center on Gun Violence Research. The state has recently begun releasing monthly...
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Where the statue of the late singer Kate Smith once stood at the Sports Complex in South Philadelphia there is now an empty spot with three flowers.
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Ian Bush
April 22, 2019 - 5:36 pm
WILDWOOD, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Her statue was torn down at the sports complex. The Flyers won't play her rendition of 'God Bless America.' However, there is one public place you'll still be able to hear Kate Smith perform that song: on the boardwalk in Wildwood every morning. Mayor Ernie Troiano...
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United States Supreme Court Building, Washington, DC
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David Madden
April 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
MONTCLAIR, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The highest court in the land has declined to look at an action that sought to overturn a New Jersey law that bans what’s commonly known as gay conversion therapy. The prohibition took effect 6 years ago, but a group known as Liberty Counsel argued that the state...
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(L to R) Brian McCline, Vincent Russomanno, Joseph Mair, Vaughn Edwards
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David Madden
April 19, 2019 - 3:11 pm
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Four Camden police officers and a fifth from the Delaware River Port Authority are getting kudos for rescuing four people from the aftermath of a fiery two car collision on I-676 almost two weeks ago. Camden County Police released body cam video of the incident and...
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Electric bill.
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David Madden
April 18, 2019 - 6:35 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — If you live or operate a business in New Jersey, your electric bill is going up to subsidize three South Jersey nuclear plants. PSE&G will get $300 million a year for the next three years under the 4-1 vote from the Board of Public Utilities in return for keeping...
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In this Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, St. Patrick's Cathedral is seen in New York.
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April 18, 2019 - 1:52 pm
By David Porter and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A man arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters had also been arrested at a New Jersey cathedral this week and had booked a Thursday flight to Rome, the New...
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NJ Transit
KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
April 17, 2019 - 2:52 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The Atlantic City rail service is returning about two weeks sooner than expected because of accelerated work on upgrading the track network. Gov. Phil Murphy delivered the news to those attending the NJ TransAct conference in Atlantic City. "Regular rail service will...
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