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N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Chris Christie: Bruce Springsteen Hasn’t Objected To Use Of His Music

An audience member at a town hall meeting challenged Christie’s use of Springsteen’s music before events.

08/19/2014

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: NJ Residents Split On Christie Veto Of Gun Legislation

New Jersey residents are split on Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to veto legislation that would have reduced the number of bullets gun magazines can hold.

08/19/2014

The Revel Casino, which is facing a second round of bankruptcy, is viewed in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Thousands Missing After Cash Pickup From Revel Casino

GardaWorld armored car services picked up the cash at Revel on Aug. 6.

08/19/2014

Bald eagle (file/credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Reward Increases For Information Regarding Bridgeton Bald Eagle Death

This reward adds to the $2,500 reward already being offered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife.

08/19/2014

101-year-old Herman "Hy" Goldman still works four days a week. (Credit: CBS 2)

101-Year-Old New Jersey Man Still Hard At Work After More Than 70 Years

Herman “Hy” Goldman works four days a week assembling and repairing lighting fixtures.

08/19/2014

Meadowlands Chamber has plans for 250,000- square-foot casino and 1 million-square-foot convention center at sports complex. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Meadowlands Proposal Includes Casinos, Hotels

Casinos, hotels, a convention center and a monorail at New Jersey’s Meadowlands? That’s the plan business leaders laid out Tuesday to transform the area into a multi-venue entertainment district.

08/19/2014

A tractor-trailer is seen  hanging off an overpass after it crashed through a guardrail and caught fire along the New Jersey Turnpike on Aug. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Critically Injured In NJ Turnpike Crash That Left Tractor-Trailer Dangling Off Roadway

Emergency crews have rescued a truck driver who fell into a creek after his tractor-trailer crashed through a guardrail and caught fire along the New Jersey Turnpike.

08/19/2014

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Luis Figueroa, Man Accused In Three-State Violent Crime Spree, Appears In Court

Prosecutors say Figueroa, 33, kidnapped a former girlfriend in Pennsylvania, raped her at a rest stop in New Jersey, set fire to a car dealership in Paterson then led police on a high-speed chase across the GWB.

08/19/2014

Jelyn Ortega Fallarme was injured in a deadly Virginia tornado. She has returned home to New Jersey to continue her rehabilitation. (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Woman Returns Home After Suffering Serious Injuries In Virginia Tornado

A New Jersey woman who was seriously injured during a tornado while vacationing in Virginia was back at home on Monday night.

08/18/2014

A PATH train at Journal Square in Jersey City, N.J. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012.(credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Cops: Brooklyn Men Disrupted Service On Jersey City Bound PATH Train

Police charged Lopez with disorderly conduct and interference with transportation. Santiago is charged with interference with transportation and breach of peace. Foreman is accused of having an open container of alcohol.

08/18/2014

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Advocates Rally For Jail Reforms As Votes On Solitary Confinement Proposals Loom

Advocates have rallied to call for reforms in New York City jails ahead of votes on two proposals addressing the use of solitary confinement.

08/18/2014

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Just Another Day At Work For 101-Year-Old New Jersey Man

A New Jersey man celebrated his 101st birthday over the weekend, and despite his age has refused to quit after 73 years of working at the same job.

08/18/2014

Rachel left middle school as a boy named Brian, but now wants to be accepted as who she is by her school district. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: New Jersey Teen Left School As A Boy, Plans To Return As A Girl

He left middle school as a boy, but now a 13-year-old says he wants his district to accept him as a girl when he returns in the fall.

08/18/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Getty Images)

Christie Says He Has ‘Complete Faith And Confidence’ In Perry’s Integrity

The chair of the Republican Governors Association released a statement Monday defending his Texas counterpart, who was slapped with two felony counts of abuse of power Friday.

08/18/2014

Police at the end of a chase on Route 17 in Paramus, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspected Burglar Crashes Car On Route 17 Following Police Chase

A concerned neighbor spotted two men in a vacant home on Cross Street in Englewood and called authorities, police said.

08/18/2014