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New Jersey mother charged with driving teens into Delaware River

By Dave Warner (Reuters) – A New Jersey mother of three teenagers was charged on Wednesday with attempted murder and endangering the welfare of children after allegedly driving her minivan into the Delaware River with them inside, authorities said. Joann Smith, 49, is accused of driving the minivan off a…

Internal review finds no evidence New Jersey Gov. Christie involved in traffic scandal

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) – A review commissioned by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie into a traffic scandal apparently orchestrated by former staffers in his administration found the popular Republican and possible presidential contender had nothing to do with the scheme, the New York Times reported Monday. After…

Four dead and three critically injured as fire tears through New Jersey hotel

By Dave Warner POINT PLEASANT BEACH, New Jersey (Reuters) – An early morning fire tore through a Jersey Shore motel popular with fishermen on Friday, killing four people and critically injuring three others, law enforcement officials said. Beach breezes whipped up the flames that engulfed the two-story Mariner’s Cove Motor…

New Jersey Democrats push back as Christie administration tries to limit Tesla car sales

Two top NJ Democrats say they want to stop anti-Tesla rule (via NJ.com) TRENTON — Two top New Jersey lawmakers say they were caught off guard yesterday by Gov. Chris Christie’s administration’s sudden decision to stop allowing Tesla Motors to sell its electric cars directly to customers in New Jersey,…

New Jersey bans Tesla Motors from selling its electric cars directly to the public

By Lewis Krauskopf (Reuters) – Elon Musk wants to keep selling electric cars directly to the public in New Jersey, but on Tuesday the state said no, insisting instead that Tesla Motors Inc offer its cars through an auto franchise rather than its own stores. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s…

Winter storm prompts state of emergency in New Jersey and New York

Treacherous snow and freezing rain struck the northeastern United States on Wednesday, disrupting thousands of flights and causing traffic chaos for millions of Americans. A state of emergency was declared in the states of New Jersey and New York, where dwindling reserves of salt — used to melt snow and…

New Jersey ranks last in fiscal solvency: convervative think tank

New Jersey is in the worst fiscal shape of all 50 states, according to a think tank. An analysis released Thursday by the fiscally conservative Mercatus Center at George Mason University ranked every state by four measures based on 2012…  …

New Jersey bridge scandal: Assembly could impeach Christie if more evidence comes out

Chris Christie would face possible impeachment if evidence emerges showing he knew more about the George Washington Bridge scandal, the New Jersey lawmaker leading a legislative inquiry said…  …

Chris Christie dealt serious blow by a plot too far-fetched for ‘The Sopranos’

A petty act of vengeance has left the governor of the state made famous by the fictional mob family woefully short of political allies From The Sopranos to Boardwalk Empire, Frank Sinatra to TV personality Snooki, it is often difficult to separate fact from fiction in New Jersey. Not least in…

Police seek pair who tried to set fire to New Jersey ‘Saturnalia’ atheism billboard

Two men tried to set fire to an atheist billboard in New Jersey. A off-duty police officer was at a restaurant with friends in Pitman shortly before noon Tuesday when he spotted the men underneath a billboard reminding onlookers to “Keep Saturn in Saturnalia.” The billboards were rented from Clear…

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