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Not guilty pleas entered in New Jersey traffic jam case

Two former political allies of New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie have pleaded not guilty after they were charged in a scheme to close lanes of the George Washington Bridge as political retribution.

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Two ex-allies of NJ Gov. Christie indicted in lane-closing scheme

A guilty plea by a former ally of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gives some answers about what happened with a politically motivated lane closure scheme, according to prosecutors.

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Hunterdon County man killed in tractor accident

A Milford man is dead after a tractor accident on a farm in Warren County.

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Former sheriff could face trial in child sex charges this summer

A former sheriff accused of sexually abusing young boys may head to trial this summer.

Warren County couple face child abuse charges

County prosecutor takes over animal cruelty case against NJ couple

The Warren County, N.J., prosecutor's office is taking over the case of a couple accused of animal cruelty.

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Judge: Attending Pink concert didn't harm New Jersey girl

The verdict is in -- a mom's decision to take her 11-year-old daughter to a Pink concert isn't evidence of bad parenting.

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FEMA funding for Sandy damage in New Jersey tops $6.9B

The Federal Emergency Management Agency said it has pumped nearly $7 billion into New Jersey more than two years after Superstorm Sandy struck.

A New Jersey man indicted for sexual acts against a minor

A New Jersey man has been indicted for sexual assault crimes against a minor.


Warren County's nursing home sold -- again

For the second time in as many months, Warren Haven has been sold.

50 years of NORWESCAP in Belvidere

Warren County celebrates 50 years of NORWESCAP

For 50 years, NORWESCAP has been working to help Warren County's poorest residents, a milestone the county freeholders celebrated at their meeting Wednesday night.

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P'burg council approves revised plan for former Ingersoll Rand property

Phillipsburg Town Council is one step closer to redeveloping Commerce Park.

Hackettstown police arrest suspected arsonist

Hackettstown police arrest suspected arsonist

Hackettstown police arrested 21-year-old Connor Cashman of Bayonne, N.J.


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