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Uninsured New Jersey Residents Set To Start Picking Health Plans

Many uninsured New Jersey residents may begin choosing health plans this week, as online insurance changes launch across the country.


Piles of debris lie around the northeast corner of Plaza Towers Elementary school after it was damaged by a tornado May 21, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

Moore, Okla. Residents’ Lives In Shambles After Tornado

Residents of Moore, Okla., have begun the painful process of picking up the pieces of their lives, after the devastating tornado that ripped through the town on Monday.


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LI Residents Want To Silence Local Air Traffic

Long Island is under a constant barrage of airplane noise, according to Len Schier of Quiet Skies.


Will Smith's trailer in SoHo is seen on May 11, 2011 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Will Smith Ordered To Move 1,200-Square Foot Trailer After Angering SoHo Residents

After angering a number of residents in SoHo the city took action and ordered megastar Will Smith to move his trailer to a private lot on Wednesday.


Police said the tanker truck's driver was cut off prior to the crash. (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Relieved Tanker Crash On I-95 Wasn’t Worse

The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Police said he lost control when another car cut him off.


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6 Injured In L.I. Apartment Building Fire

Four residents and two firefighters were removed to area hospitals.


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Lung Association: NY Not Doing Enough To Curb Smoking

The Association’s ninth annual State of Tobacco Control report evaluates whether states are doing what the group considers enough to protect people against the health problems associated with tobacco use.


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NYC Warns Motorists To Avoid Driving In Snow Friday

The Office of Emergency Management warned Friday morning drivers to listen to traffic reports, use major streets or highways and drive slowly.


Emergency workers are seen in the vicinity of the World Trade Center - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2001 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Residents To Also Benefit From 9/11 Health Bill

It isn’t just first responders who will benefit from the James Zadroga 9/11 health bill, but also those who lived in Lower Manhattan.


Time Warner Cable (credit: CBS 2)

Cable Guy Stand You Up? You Could Get Credit

It’s part of a contract that City Hall has negotiated with Time Warner Cable and Cablevision.


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NJ Transit Buying 141 Vehicles For Local Programs

The agency will pay nearly $6.8 million to a Bergen County-based firm for the vans, minivans and minibuses. The cost will mostly be covered by federal stimulus money and various federal grants.