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U.S. Senate candidate Steve Lonegan (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Senate Hopeful Lonegan Releases Tax Returns

The U.S. Senate candidate and his wife earned $1 million over three years.

09/09/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan

Lonegan Files Lawsuit Against Booker Over Expense Reports

Lonegan announced his lawsuit Friday on the steps of Newark City Hall, WCBS 880’s Levon Putney reports.

09/06/2013

Police investigate the shooting death of a 14-year-old boy in Newark (Credit: CBS 2)

Newark Police Look For Answers After 10 Killed In 10 Days

The latest victim is a 14-year-old boy who was gunned down in the courtyard of the Riverview Terrace housing complex Wednesday.

09/05/2013

Chris Christie and Cory Booker. (credit: Michael N. Todaro/Getty Images)

Poll: Christie, Booker Backed 2-1 Over Opponents In Respective Races

The Fairleigh Dickinson-PublicMind poll out Thursday finds Gov. Chris Christie and Cory Booker each have 50 percent support.

08/29/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (file / credit: Mayor's Office)

Cory Booker Calls For End To Minimum Drug Sentences

Saying it’s obvious the war on drugs has not worked, Newark Mayor Cory Booker called Wednesday for an end to minimum sentencing for low-level drug offenders.

08/28/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker  (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Report: Damon, Affleck Set To Host Fundraiser For Cory Booker

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck will be among the headliners for a Hollywood fundraiser on behalf of New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate Cory Booker, according to a published report.

08/27/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)/President Barack Obama (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama Cites Cory Booker’s ‘Passion’ In Endorsement For U.S. Senate

Booker, a Democrat, won last week’s primary and will face Republican Steve Lonegan in the special general election October.

08/21/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan

Poll: Booker Tops Lonegan By 16 Percent For US Senate

The Oct. 16 special election will determine who completes the last 15 months of Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s term.

08/20/2013

(photo credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

N.J. Candidate Lonegan’s Wife Asks To Meet Oprah Winfrey

The wife of Republican New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate Steve Lonegan would like Oprah Winfrey – a major supporter of Democratic rival Cory Booker – to get to know her husband and his story.

08/19/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan

Expert: Booker Likely To Emerge Victorious In Senate Race

Democrat Cory Booker was set to face Republican Steve Lonegan for the U.S. Senate seat in New Jersey following the primary this week, and an expert said Booker will likely cruise to victory.

08/17/2013

Cory Booker, Steve Lonegan

Lonegan, Booker Declared Winners Of New Jersey Senate Primaries

The New Jersey U.S. Senate special election primaries were called Tuesday night for Democrat Cory Booker and Republican Steve Lonegan.

08/13/2013

Steve Lonegan announcing he has 7,200 signatures on petition for U.S. Senate seat. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Lonegan Stands His Ground Following Controversial Tweet

Booker’s campaign manager, Addisu Demissiehe, called the posting “offensive and fundamentally out of step with New Jersey values.”

08/10/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (file / credit: Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Steve Lonegan Campaign Deletes Racially Charged Tweet About Cory Booker

The tweet showed a map labeling Newark as “West Africa,” “Guyana,” among other places.

CBS New York–08/09/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker (file / credit: Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Cory Booker Dominates New Jersey Senate Poll

The Quinnipiac University survey released Wednesday shows 54 percent of likely Democratic primary voters support the Newark mayor.

08/07/2013

Newark Riverfront Park ribbon-cutting. (credit: Twitter/City Of Newark)

Newark Riverfront Park Built Along Superfund Site Opens To Public

At just four acres, Riverfront Park is a small step for open space but a giant leap for the city of Newark.

08/04/2013

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