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New Jersey OKs gas pipeline through protected Pinelands.

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — New Jersey environmental regulators on Friday approved a hotly contested plan to run a natural gas pipeline through a federally protected forest preserve amid raucous protests that included drums, tambourines and choruses of "This Land Is Your Land." The careful construction of this pipeline will ...

- SFGate - US

Helicopter crashes near New Jersey apartment complex.

Authorities say a helicopter with two people on board crashed near an apartment complex in New Jersey after its tail hit a garage. The Federal Aviation Administration says the helicopter … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Helicopter crashes near New Jersey apartment complex.

CHATHAM, N.J. — Authorities say a helicopter with two people on board crashed near an apartment complex in New Jersey after its tail hit a...

- Townhall.com - US

Computer says no: New Jersey is using an algorithm to make bail recommendations.

If you get arrested in New Jersey, you could find yourself either approved or denied bail based on the recommendation of an algorithm. And, believe it or not, it could help banish bias. The post Computer says no: New Jersey is using an algorithm to make bail recommendations appeared first on Digital Trends.

- Digital Trends - US

Helicopter crashes near New Jersey apartment complex.

CHATHAM, N.J. — Authorities say a helicopter with two people on board crashed near an apartment complex in New Jersey after its tail hit a garage.

- Billings Gazette - US

Owner of popular pizza chain sentenced in tax fraud case.

CAMDEN, N.J. " The owners of a popular Jersey shore pizza restaurant chain were sentenced Friday for evading taxes and lying to the IRS.Manco & Manco Pizza owner Charles Bangle was sentenced in federal court in Camden to 15...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

NJ Hotel Fire Injures Guest, Cop.

A fire swept through a hotel in Vineland, New Jersey, and a police officer is one of two people injured in the overnight blaze.         

- USA TODAY - US

AP Top Stories February 24, 2017.

Here's the latest for Friday, February 24th: Trump's greatest hits at CPAC; NRA head says 'take on the left;' Fire rips through New Jersey hotel; Ohio power plant imploded.         

- USA TODAY - US

GOP Rep.: I've Never Seen Professional Town Hall Protesters.

A Republican congressman from New Jersey said Friday that the attendees at a town hall he held Wednesday were concerned constituents, not paid protesters.

- TPM News - US

New Jersey OKs gas pipeline through protected Pinelands.

New Jersey environmental regulators on Friday approved a hotly contested plan to run a natural gas pipeline through a federally protected forest preserve amid raucous protests that included drums, tambourines and choruses of "This Land Is Your Land."

- PhysOrg - NL

NJ hotel fire injures guest, cop.

A fire swept through a hotel in Vineland, New Jersey, and a police officer is one of two people injured in the overnight blaze.         

- USA TODAY - US

Tracy Morgan's big comeback is a stand-up special coming to Netflix

Tracy Boswell/NetflixTracy Morgan will make his return to stand-up comedy a Netflix affair. Netflix announced on Friday that it will debut Morgan's first stand-up special since the 2014 traffic accident that nearly took his life. Titled "Staying Alive," the special was filmed at the Count Basie Theatre in New Jersey and ...

- Business Insider - US

New Jersey Oks gas pipeline through protected Pinelands

New Jersey environmental regulators on Friday approved a hotly contested plan to run a natural gas pipeline through a federally protected forest preserve amid raucous protests that included drums, tambourines and choruses of "This Land Is Your Land."

- PhysOrg - NL

The Latest: Hotly contested Pinelands pipeline approved

CHERRY HILL, N.J. " The Latest on vote to permit natural gas pipeline in New Jersey's federally protected Pinelands :11:15 a.m.New Jersey regulators have approved a measure allowing a natural gas pipeline...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Republican congressman skips town halls, holds invitation-only conference call instead

He's getting to a point now where it's like it's beyond hiding.'Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen in cardboard form at a town hall in Livingston, New Jersey, February 24, 2017. CREDIT: Rick FreemanLIVINGSTON, NEW JERSEY — One thing about a town hall where the member of Congress hasn't shown up: The part with the questions ...

- ThinkProgress - US

The Latest: Hotly contested Pinelands pipeline approved

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — The Latest on vote to permit natural gas pipeline in New Jersey's federally protected Pinelands :11:15...

- Townhall.com - US

Fire sweeps through New Jersey hotel, leaves 2 injured

VINELAND, N.J. — A fire has swept through a hotel in Vineland, New Jersey, and a police officer is one of two people injured in the overnight blaze.

- Billings Gazette - US

The Latest: Protests disrupting New Jersey pipeline hearing

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — The Latest on vote to permit natural gas pipeline in New Jersey's federally protected Pinelands :

- Billings Gazette - US

The Latest: Protests disrupting New Jersey pipeline hearing

CHERRY HILL, N.J. " The Latest on vote to permit natural gas pipeline in New Jersey's federally protected Pinelands :10:20 a.m.Hundreds of chanting protesters are disrupting a meeting at which New Jersey...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Police find stolen Bruce Springsteen art in drug raid

ASBURY PARK, N.J. " Police executing a drug raid in New Jersey have recovered a stolen piece of pop art depicting Bruce Springsteen.NJ.com reports officers found the metal cutout of Springsteen after...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Girl Scout cookie doughnuts prove too much of a good thing is just enough

If you managed to make it through the doldrums of February without any Girl Scout cookies, bravo. And simultaneously, "awww...sad." Don't worry. Even if your local scouts have stopped selling cookies, Broad Street Dough Co., in Oakhurst, New Jersey, has the cookie/doughnut mashups of your dreams. The innovating company ...

- Mashable! - US

Morning Digest: Joe Biden stars in ad for Saturday's special election to save the Delaware Senate

Leading Off ● DE State Senate: It's been a while, but we have an old fashioned Biden Alert! Former Vice President Joe Biden is campaigning hard in this Saturday's special election, where control of the Delaware state Senate is at stake. If the Republicans can win the 10th Senate District, which is located just south of ...

- Daily Kos - US

One month in, anti-Trump movement shows signs of sustained momentum

U.S. Representative Leonard Lance, who has held more than 40 town hall-style meetings with constituents in his central New Jersey district, has never faced a crowd like he did on Wednesday. The Republican endured catcalls, chants and caustic questions from more than 1,000 residents at a local colleg...

- The Raw Story - US

Smithfield man facing charges in 2015 shooting death

A second person man has been charged in the 2015 shooting death of a Princeton man.

- WRAL.com - US

Fire sweeps through New Jersey hotel, leaves 2 injured

VINELAND, N.J. " A fire has swept through a hotel in Vineland, New Jersey, and a police officer is one of two people injured in the overnight blaze.A fire broke out at a Ramada Inn at about 2 a.m. Friday, and it took firefighters...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

One month in, anti-Trump movement shows signs of sustained momentum

BRANCHBURG, N.J./VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - U.S. Representative Leonard Lance, who has held more than 40 town hall-style meetings with constituents in his central New Jersey district, has never faced a crowd like he did on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

Fire sweeps through New Jersey hotel, leaves 2 injured

VINELAND, N.J. — A fire has swept through a hotel in Vineland, New Jersey, and a police officer is one of two people injured in the overnight...

- Townhall.com - US

Vote expected on hotly contested New Jersey pipeline project

New Jersey regulators are set to vote on whether a natural gas pipeline should run through the state's federally protected Pinelands region, which includes more than a million acres of farms, forests and wetlands.

- PhysOrg - NL

Vote expected on hotly contested New Jersey pipeline project

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — New Jersey regulators are set to vote on whether a natural gas pipeline should run through the state's federally protected Pinelands region, which includes more than a million acres of farms, forests and wetlands. With a new Republican administration in power in Washington that is more receptive to ...

- SFGate - US

Lawmakers hear from passenger at train crash hearing

New Jersey lawmakers investigating an NJ Transit train crash that killed one person and injured more than 100 others have heard testimony from a passenger who says he doesn't know … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Claiborne receives Luce Scholarship for internship in popular art in Asia

Princeton senior Monique Claiborne has been awarded a Luce Scholarship that will allow her to spend the next year in Asia. She hopes to pursue an internship in the entertainment business in Seoul, South Korea, such as at a record label, film production studio or arts magazine.

- Princeton University - US

Princeton-Intel collaboration breaks new ground in studies of the brain

A collaboration between researchers at Princeton and Intel has enabled rapid progress on the ability to decode digital brain data, scanned using functional magnetic resonance imaging , to reveal how neural activity gives rise to learning, memory and other cognitive functions.

- Princeton University - US

Vote expected on hotly contested New Jersey pipeline project

CHERRY HILL, N.J. " New Jersey regulators are set to vote on whether a natural gas pipeline should run through the state's federally protected Pinelands region, which includes more than a million acres of farms, forests and wetlands.The...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Vote expected on hotly contested New Jersey pipeline project

CHERRY HILL, N.J. — New Jersey regulators are set to vote on whether a natural gas pipeline should run through the state's federally...

- Townhall.com - US

Protesters in N.J. Demand Rights For Immigrants

Elizabeth police arrested five of about 100 demonstrators outside a 300-bed detention facility on Thursday. They objected to President Trump's immigration policies and a recent attempt by federal agents to target an undocumented city resident.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Syrian immigrant mayor says he won't allow his town to become a sanctuary city

Mayor Michael Ghassali of Montvale, New Jersey has stated that his town will not play host to any illegal immigrants. This is especially interesting, as Ghassali himself…

- TheBlaze.com - US

Lawmakers hear from passenger at train crash hearing

HACKENSACK, N.J. — New Jersey lawmakers investigating an NJ Transit train crash that killed one person and injured more than 100 others have heard testimony from a passenger who says he doesn't know when he'll ever be able to…

- Billings Gazette - US

Lawmakers hear from passenger at train crash hearing

HACKENSACK, N.J. " New Jersey lawmakers investigating an NJ Transit train crash that killed one person and injured more than 100 others have heard testimony from a passenger who says he doesn't know when he'll ever be able to...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Protesters arrested outside NJ detention center

A small group of demonstrators has been arrested while protesting outside an immigration detention center in New Jersey.         

- USA TODAY - US

The Long Hot Summer: 50 years after Newark burned, some see new sparks

Six days of violence in Newark in 1967 left 26 dead, hundreds wounded and the city ablaze.         

- USA TODAY - US

Syrian Immigrant Mayor Says His New Jersey Town Won't Be A Sanctuary City

MONTVALE, N.J. — A Syrian immigrant mayor says his New Jersey town will not be a sanctuary city for immigrants illegally living in the United States.

- TPM News - US

Christie Denies Reports He's In The Running To Become A Sports Radio Host

Sorry to burst your bubble, sports fans. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called in to the Boomer & Carton Show Thursday to shoot down rumors that he would be replacing host Mike Francesa on WFAN radio.

- TPM News - US

Chris Christie Eyed to Replace Mike Francesa on Sports Talk Radio

Chris Christie could step into a whole new realm after his term as governor of New Jersey ends, as he's being considered as Mike Francesa's replacement on sports talk radio after reportedly turning down an offer to be U.S. labor secretary.

- Newsmax - US

Protesters Arrested Outside NJ Detention Center

A small group of demonstrators has been arrested while protesting outside an immigration detention center in New Jersey.         

- USA TODAY - US

Is organic food passé? New food producer says 'post organic' is the future.

Bowery, a New Jersey farm that's championing 'post organic,' grows plants indoors in vertical rows without pesticides.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

Chris Christie turned down another Trump job, report says

TRENTON , When Gov. Chris Christie lunched with President Donald Trump at the White House last week, he reportedly got more than a plate of meatloaf , he also got another job offer from Trump. Politico reported that after lunch, Trump, a longtime friend and fellow Republican, asked the N...

- The Raw Story - US

Police have DNA profile of killer of runner in Massachusetts

PRINCETON, Mass. " Authorities investigating the death of a New York City woman killed while out running near her mother's Massachusetts home last summer now have a DNA profile of the suspect, a district attorney said Thursday.Based...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Police have DNA profile of killer of runner in Massachusetts

PRINCETON, Mass. — Authorities investigating the death of a New York City woman killed while out running near her mother's Massachusetts home...

- Townhall.com - US

Christie on the radio? He says he'll consider his options

NEW YORK — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he'll consider his options after he leaves office and hasn't declared himself a candidate to...

- Townhall.com - US

Syrian immigrant mayor's NJ town won't be sanctuary city

A Syrian immigrant mayor says his New Jersey town will not be a sanctuary city for immigrants illegally living in the United States.

- FOX News - US

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