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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.
Nation Nov 11Menendez juror’s remarks bolster ‘friendship’ defense
Remarks from a juror excused in the middle of deliberations in Sen. Bob Menendez's bribery trial suggest the panel could wind up deadlocked or voting for acquittal.
Politics Oct 11Judge to weigh Menendez dismissal bid when government rests
When the government rests its case against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, whether it moves forward or is dismissed without the defense having to call a witness will hinge on how the judge interprets a 2016 Supreme Court ruling that already…
Politics Sep 07Determining intent will be crucial in Menendez bribery trial
NEWARK, N.J. — How a jury tackles the question of "why?" and not "what?" could hold the key to U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez's bribery trial.