U.S Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ)
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David Madden
June 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Silencers on guns are illegal in New Jersey, a state with one of the most stringent gun control laws in the nation. Now there’s a move to take that ban nationwide. U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez used Trenton’s City Hall as the backdrop for announcing introduction of the HEAR...
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Mike Dougherty
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A lot of shore towns in South Jersey give free beach access to veterans and active duty military. A bill working its way through Trenton would make it the law of the land. Ocean City, Avalon, and Sea Isle City already let vets on the beach for free. New Jersey state Sen...
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Trenton Shooting
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Dan Wing
May 25, 2019 - 8:10 am
UPDATED: 8:00 P.M. TRENTON, NJ. (KYW Newsradio) — There's still no motive after ten people were injured in a shooting in Trenton overnight. Authorities believe at least two people fired over 30 shots outside a bar. At a press conference Saturday, police say, five men and five women were injured...
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New Jersey state capitol building in Trenton.
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David Madden
April 24, 2019 - 3:23 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Trenton is facing a potential short-term financial crisis. Mayor Reed Gusciora says state officials have informed them that they are not authorized to make any payments, since they have failed to adopt a budget as required by law by a deadline of April 11...
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N.J. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal
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David Madden
April 11, 2019 - 1:09 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Two major policy changes are being implemented in New Jersey’s criminal justice system, following a year-long review by a panel of law enforcement and justice experts. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal is adopting the bottom-line findings of the panel and establishing...
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March 30, 2019 - 9:35 pm
By Amir Vera (CNN) -- Samantha Josephson decided to call an Uber around 2 a.m. Friday after being separated from her roommates during a night out in Columbia, South Carolina, police said Saturday. The 21-year-old University of South Carolina senior hopped into a black Chevy Impala, thinking it was...
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TerraCycle, a Trenton based international recycling firm, founded the new shopping platform with like-minded corporations.
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Kim Glovas
January 24, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An innovative way to encourage reusable packaging has been unveiled at the World Economic Forum in Davos, but it will "go live" in the Philadelphia region in a few months. TerraCycle, a Trenton-based international recycling firm, founded the new shopping platform with...
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New Jersey Capitol
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David Madden
January 18, 2019 - 12:47 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Political leaders in New Jersey have hammered out a deal that could take the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024. Now, getting it through the legislature may be no easy task. The state's business lobby vows to fight the plan tooth and nail. Michele Siekerka, CEO of...
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Gov. Phil Murphy delivers his first State of the State address in Trenton, New Jersey, on Jan. 15, 2019.
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David Madden
January 15, 2019 - 5:08 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy offered his first State of the State message to a joint legislative session in Trenton. It was a mix of changes made, changes still needed and one potentially huge roadblock. The governor opened his 55 minute address with a scathing review...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Ian Bush
December 13, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A new map will be in store for New Jersey's legislative districts in a few years, but the fight over how to draw the lines has already begun. The plan by top Democrats, including Senate President Steve Sweeney, is the subject of two hearings Thursday in Trenton, and the...
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