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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

At Town Hall, Teacher Urges Gov. Christie To Tone It Down

A kindergarten teacher on Tuesday urged Gov. Chris Christie to tone down his combative style, warning the potential presidential contender that his temper wouldn’t play well across the country.

04/07/2015

The New Jersey Senator is accused of accepting gifts and campaign contributions in exchange for political favors. (Photo credit  MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Menendez Pleads Not Guilty To Corruption

The New Jersey Senator was charged with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for political favors.

04/02/2015

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Carjacking Suspect in Custody After I-95 Police Chase

Maryland State Police say a suspect in a New Jersey carjacking is in custody after a chase on Interstate 95 ended in Baltimore.

12/11/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at an event in Belmar two years after Hurricane Sandy on Oct. 29, 2014 in Belmar, N.J. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Christie Faces First Major Test Of His National Electoral Might

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie won’t be on the ballot Tuesday, but he’ll face the first major test of his national electoral might as voters head to the polls in nearly a dozen competitive governors’ races.

11/04/2014

Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Anthony Fauci speaks to members of the media during a news briefing at the National Institutes of Health on Oct. 24, 2014 in Bethesda, Md. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Federal Health Official: Local Officials Within Legal Rights To Impose More Severe Ebola Restrictions

A top administration health official is defending U.S. policy on Ebola in the wake of criticism about conflicting federal-state rules.

10/28/2014

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White House: ‘We Have Concerns With Unintended Consequences Of Policies Not Grounded In Science’

State leaders in New York and New Jersey are at odds with scientists over Ebola as the states’ governors back 21-day quarantines for medical workers returning from West Africa, while the nation’s top infectious-disease expert warns that such restrictions are unnecessary and could discourage volunteers from aiding disease-ravaged countries.

10/27/2014

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Doctors Without Borders: ‘Notable Lack Of Clarity’ From Officials About Quarantine Policies

A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States.

10/26/2014

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice is seen hitting his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator in February. (Screen grab from TMZ Sports)

New Jersey Lawmakers Seek Review of Ray Rice Case

The decision to let former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice into a pretrial intervention program after he was accused of assaulting his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City casino should be reviewed, the state Senate’s president said Tuesday.

09/09/2014

Atlantic City Boardwalk (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Budget Travel Tips for Atlantic City

Read on for budget travel tips for entertainment, travel, dining and lodging on the Jersey shore at Atlantic City

08/01/2014

Supreme Court Likely To Allow Muslim Inmate To Grow Out Beard  (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Justices Rebuff NJ’s Effort On Sports Betting

The Supreme Court on Monday left in place a ban on sports gambling in New Jersey, rebuffing an attempt to bring betting on professional and college sporting events to Atlantic City casinos and the state’s racetracks.

06/23/2014

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