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NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Gov. Christie Says Stances, Style Shouldn’t Hold Him Back In 2016

While still undeclared, Christie left few doubts Saturday at the Iowa Freedom Summit that he is primed to enter the 2016 GOP race.

01/24/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Officials: Maintenance Work Caused Massive Edgewater, NJ, Apartment Complex Fire

Maintenance workers fixing a leak and using a torch is what started the massive fire at an Edgewater, N.J., apartment complex fire, officials said Thursday night.

01/22/2015

Tourists t-shirts are viewed for sale along the boardwalk in Atlantic City on July 29, 2014 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Appoints Team To Help Atlantic City Get Back On Its Feet

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has appointed an emergency management team to oversee Atlantic City’s operations as part of plans to help the struggling seaside gambling resort get back on its feet.

01/22/2015

NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Poll: Christie’s New Jersey Approval Rating Remains Low

A Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday finds 46 percent of New Jersey voters surveyed approve of the job Christie is doing compared to 48 percent who disapprove.

01/21/2015

NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Christie Headed To U.K. In February To Meet With Government, Business Leaders

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will visit the United Kingdom early next month, in an effort to bolster that nation’s business and cultural ties with New Jersey.

01/20/2015

The Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

N.J. State Sen. Weinberg: Izod Center Closing Will Benefit Christie’s Friends

The Izod Center in Bergen County will be shutting down at the end of the month, and New Jersey State Sen. Loretta Weinberg said it is all political.

01/16/2015

NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Gov. Chris Christie Delivers State Of The State Address

Gov. Chris Christie used his annual State of the State address to try to sell himself to a national audience as he prepares for a potential presidential run.

01/13/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Will Attend Cowboys-Packers Game At Lambeau Field

Gov. Chris Christie will be attending this weekend’s Dallas Cowboys game — and paying for it on his own dime.

01/09/2015

PATH train logo. (credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Senate Sets Date On Port Authority Veto Override

Hoping to defy Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s veto of a bill overhauling the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, lawmakers are mounting a campaign to override him in the state Senate.

01/08/2015

Mercedes headquarters in Montvale, N.J. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Mercedes’ Departure From Montvale Adds To Calls To Lower NJ Taxes

Some New Jersey Republican leaders are renewing their call to lower taxes after Mercedes-Benz’s announcement this week that it’s moving its headquarters to Atlanta.

01/07/2015

New Jersey Shore Still Heavily Damaged Months After Hurricane Sandy

Comments Due On Final Round Of New Jersey Sandy Recovery Aid

New Jersey plans to use most of a half-billion dollars in Superstorm Sandy recovery aid to get money to all 1,800 homeowners on a waiting list for rebuilding assistance.

01/06/2015

In Jersey City, elected officials denounce govenors' recommendation to cut overnight PATH Train service (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Elected Officials Express Outrage Over Proposed Overnight PATH Service Cuts

Local, state and federal lawmakers want to send a message: don’t reduce rail service between New York City and northern New Jersey.

01/05/2015

Twitter abuzz after New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's hug with Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on January 4, 2015 (Twitter via @ianbremmer)

Chris Christie On WFAN: I’ll Trade The ‘Abuse’ For Cowboys Playoff Wins

Christie has taken considerable ribbing about his allegiance to the Cowboys, who are bitter rivals of the Eagles and Giants, teams favored by most from N.J.

01/05/2015

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

The Top 14 News Stories Of 2014

In a year where New York City welcomed a new mayor there have been a host of stories that have shaped the landscape of the Tri-State area, the country and the world over.

12/31/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his victory speech after winning reelection on Tuesday, Nov. 4. (Credit: CBS 2)

Lawmakers Demand Answers After Cuomo Vetoes Port Authority Reform Bill

New York state lawmakers on Monday wanted answers from Gov. Andrew Cuomo about why he vetoed a bill designed to bring accountability to the Port Authority.

12/29/2014

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