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Feds preparing charges against NJ's US Sen. Robert Menendez

The Justice Department is preparing to bring criminal corruption charges against New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez, alleging he used his Senate office to push the business interests of a Democratic donor and friend in exchange for gifts.

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Drug ringleader pleads guilty

Leader of prescription drug ring pleads guilty

The alleged leader of a New Jersey prescription drug ring is pleading guilty.

Fire claims the life of a dog save by 1 000 tip

Dog saved by $1,000 tip dies in fire

A New Jersey woman dedicated to helping rescue animals has suffered a devastating loss.

Illinois GOP Governor criticizes Christie

Illinois' GOP governor criticizes Christie

New Jersey's governor is being taken to task by his GOP counterpart in Illinois.

New Jersey seeks to expand bear hunt

New Jersey seeks to expand its bear hunt

New Jersey's bear hunt could be expanded.

Community mourns Phillipsburg police officer

Community mourns fallen Phillipsburg police officer

Community members came together today in Warren County, New Jersey to remember a police officer.

Deadly Phillispburg fire

Police: Deadly fire 'does not appear to be suspicious'

A fire that killed a Phillipsburg, New Jersey, man does not appear to be suspicious, according to police.

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Police department loses officer in 'tragedy,' chief says

A Warren County police department is mourning the tragic loss of one of its officers.

Man critically injured in shooting

Shooting in Clinton Township leaves man critically injured

Police say one man is critically injured following a shooting at a home in Clinton Township, New Jersey.

Police chief accused of insubordination

Greenwich Township police chief accused of insubordination

Did a police chief sworn to protect and serve ignore his superiors or was he just watching out for public safety?

Washington man indicted for murder

Washington man indicted for murder

A Washington, New Jersey man accused in a deadly stabbing is now indicted on murder charges.

Bloomsbury Rescue Squad shutting down

Bloomsbury Rescue Squad shutting down

A New Jersey ambulance corps with a long history is disbanding.


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