New Jersey

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February 04, 2019 - 2:33 pm
New Jersey became the latest state on Monday to boost its hourly minimum wage to $15 after Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a measure phasing in the higher rate over five years.
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Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J.
AP Photo/ Cheryl Senter, File
February 01, 2019 - 7:53 am
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker on Friday declared his bid for the presidency in 2020 with a sweeping call to unite a deeply polarized nation around a "common purpose."
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January 14, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Prosecutors say an armed man burst into a UPS facility in New Jersey and took two female workers hostage before officers stormed in and resolved the ordeal.
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Migrant Children
Photo/Brynn Anderson
June 26, 2018 - 3:31 pm
The states, all of which are led by Democratic attorneys general, joined Washington, D.C., in filing the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Seattle. It's the first legal challenge by states over the practice.
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Bus Crash
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
May 17, 2018 - 2:42 pm
A school bus taking children on a field trip to a New Jersey historic site collided with a dump truck Thursday, ripping the bus apart, knocking it on its side and injuring multiple people.
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Mega Millions
(AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
April 13, 2018 - 4:11 pm
he winner of a $533 million lottery jackpot wasn't sure he could believe his eyes. So, when his mother called to say someone in his new home state had won it, his response was: It wasn't me
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