Stories tagged: new jersey
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016
A pipe bomb exploded in a Jersey Shore town Saturday shortly before thousands of runners were due to participate in a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors, authorities …
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016
Police are investigating after they say a kindergarten student in New Jersey’s capital city brought 30 packs of heroin to school.
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016
With solemn ceremonies and prayers, moments of silence and the ringing of bells, the nation Sunday marked the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks that killed 2,977 people …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016
Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s personal email must be searched – or he must prove that it already has been – to comply with the state’s public records law, a judge …
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016
Billionaire Carl Icahn’s management team is asking state gambling regulators for permission to shut down the Trump Taj Mahal casino next month.
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016
A list of unindicted co-conspirators in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case should not be released before trial, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 6, 2016
The Facebook page of a New Jersey Republican running for local office has called for the rape of a Washington-based reporter for the Daily Beast.
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016
Republican Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday shot down an attempt to raise New Jersey’s minimum wage to $10.10 an hour in the next year and to at least $15 over …
Fri., July 15, 2016
Fox News chief Roger Ailes is seeking to move former anchor Gretchen Carlson’s harassment case against him from a New Jersey court to a closed arbitration panel in New York.
Wed., July 13, 2016
Losing near-monopoly control over Newark Liberty International Airport is going to cost United Airlines $412 million, or $264 million after taxes.
Wed., July 6, 2016
Chris Christie’s chances of being named Donald Trump’s vice presidential pick may hinge on deepening questions about his role in the George Washington Bridge scandal – like, what happened to …
Tue., July 5, 2016
Six New Jersey firefighters who were exposed to a “chemical haze” pouring out of a warehouse have been taken to a hospital.
Mon., July 4, 2016
Prosecutors say a New Jersey man paid a Philadelphia woman to allow him to sexually assault two girls for years.
Sat., July 2, 2016
A strike against Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino entered its second day Saturday with both sides appearing confident they could outwait the other and prevail in the bitter dispute …
Thu., June 30, 2016
Nearly 15,000 drug cases might have been undermined after a forensic lab technician was accused of shoddy work, according to a New Jersey judge.
Wed., June 1, 2016
A Honduran woman infected with Zika gave birth in New Jersey to a baby girl with birth defects caused by the virus, her doctor said Wednesday.
Fri., May 27, 2016
Republican Gov. Chris Christie has signed a package of bills to keep financially troubled Atlantic City from running out of cash.
Fri., May 13, 2016
A woman and her seven adult children stepped forward Friday to claim a $429.6 million Powerball jackpot.
Wed., May 11, 2016
A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that prosecutors must provide a group of media organizations access to a list of individuals who were linked to the alleged conspiracy to close …
Tue., May 10, 2016
Jon Bon Jovi knows he can’t help society by curing cancer or splitting atoms. But he can use his celebrity to command the attention of millions of people, including some …
Mon., May 9, 2016
Someone who spent $6 on lottery tickets at a New Jersey convenience store last week holds the lone winning ticket for this weekend’s $429.6 million Powerball jackpot.
Mon., April 25, 2016
A Washington state agency has hired New Jersey consultants to prepare an economic market study on gambling in the state.
Tue., April 5, 2016
Authorities say they found at least 50 puppies and small dogs in steel crates inside a van behind a northern New Jersey pet store.
Thu., March 10, 2016
Port Authority police say a truck driver used fishing line to flip his license plate in a bid to avoid paying tolls at the George Washington Bridge.
Thu., March 3, 2016
In a 2013 re-election campaign he would market as a model for how Republicans could win nationally, Gov. Chris Christie won support from Latino and black leaders in New Jersey.
Wed., March 2, 2016
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said Wednesday that if New Jersey approves casinos in the northern part of the state, he won’t pump $100 million into his newly acquired Trump Taj …
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016
The Trump Taj Mahal casino emerged from bankruptcy Friday and was taken over by Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor who now owns two of the city’s largest casinos.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016
Officials at a southern New Jersey hospital have notified 213 patients they may have been exposed to HIV or hepatitis B or C because of drug tampering that may have …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016
A former Miss America contestant died early Monday, a week after her car spun off a New Jersey highway and crashed into trees.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016
A New Jersey redevelopment agency approved an $11.9 million deal Tuesday to keep the Miss America pageant in Atlantic City for the next three years.