New Jersey

October 12, 2017

NJ MAN CASHES IN $24 MILLION TICKET TWO DAYS BEFORE EXPIRATION

Imagine seeing a news report about a $24 million lottery ticket that was set to expire in 48 hours, reaching into your pocket, and finding the lucky ticket.  That’s what happened to 68 year old Jimmie Smith of East Orange who checked some tickets in a shirt pocket and discovered he had the winning ticket [...]

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October 11, 2017

PROSECUTION RESTS IN MENENDEZ CORRUPTION TRIAL

The prosecution has rested in the corruption trial involving United States Senator Robert Menendez.  There is the potential that the judge hearing the case could make a ruling soon on a motion to dismiss charges against Menendez.  The trial is expected...
October 11, 2017

MURPHY, GUADAGNO SPAR OVER TAXES IN FIRST DEBATE

The gloves came off early and often during the first New Jersey gubernatorial debate featuring Phil Murphy and Kim Guadagno.  Guadagno alleged that the democratic candidate’s tax plan would result in $9 billion in additional funding from New Jersey taxpayers; Murphy alleges republicans have given large corporations huge tax breaks.  The election is less than [...]

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October 9, 2017

MURPHY, GUADAGNO’S FIRST DEBATE IS TUESDAY NIGHT

The first gubernatorial debate of the fall season will be held Tuesday night, featuring democrat Phil Murphy and republican Kim Guadagno. The two main candidates will square off at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, and will be carried on television by ABC affiliates in Philadelphia and New York.

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