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Nation Mar 07Calls grow for Cuomo to quit from top New York lawmakers
Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins became the first senior Democrat in the state to say the three-term governor should resign. Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie stopped short of demanding that Cuomo quit, but said in a statement that “it is time…
Nation Dec 17Thousands honor slain New Jersey detective at funeral
The detective was killed last week in a domestic terrorism attack linked to an anti-Semitic fringe movement.
Nation Dec 12Authorities investigate New Jersey kosher market shooting as domestic terrorism
While there have been fears since the shooting Tuesday that a hatred of Jews was behind the attack, officials had been cautious in describing the motive, noting it was still under investigation.
Nation Dec 12New Jersey authorities seek motive for attack on Jewish market
New York's mayor and governor have called the bloodshed a hate crime against Jews, but others have urged caution, saying much remains unknown about the attack.
Nation Dec 106 killed in New Jersey gunbattle, including police officer
Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy gunfire for hours.
Nation Aug 14N.J. officials say EPA is helping to test for lead in Newark’s water
New Jersey authorities said Wednesday they're working with federal officials to determine how widespread lead in Newark's drinking water might be, as the city handed out bottled water to residents for the third day in a row.
Nation May 18Investigators probe cause of school bus crash that killed 2
Investigators combed through evidence Friday seeking answers to why a school bus carrying 45 fifth-graders and teachers on a field trip collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway, killing a student and teacher and sending dozens to…
Politics Jan 31Government says it won’t retry Sen. Menendez on corruption charges
Prosecutors filed a motion with the court on Wednesday to throw out the case after the first trial of the New Jersey Democrat and Florida eye doctor Salomon Melgen ended in a hung jury last November.
Politics Jan 19Prosecutors say they will retry New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez
Federal prosecutors told a federal judge in New Jersey on Friday that they will seek a retrial of Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., whose 11-week corruption trial ended in a hung jury in November.
Politics Nov 16Mistrial declared in Menendez bribery trial after jury deadlocks
Sen. Bob Menendez’s bribery trial has ended in a mistrial after the jury said it was hopelessly deadlocked on the charges against the Democrat and his co-defendant.