U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg

Cory Booker and Steve Lonegan debate Oct. 9, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Genuine Animosity Rules As Booker, Lonegan Hit Homestretch For U.S. Senate

Democrat Cory Booker accused his opponent of being tea party extremist, while Republican Steve Lonegan said Booker is nothing but a Hollywood stand-in for President Barack Obama.


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

Booker Foes Attack Newark Mayor For Not Spending Time In Newark

A special election to decide who will take over former Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s seat is only days away. Two of the top contenders have been hitting the streets trying to get all the votes they can.


Rendering of new platform at New York Penn Station - Credit: ARC

Feds To Weigh In On NJ-NY Rail Tunnel Project

While Gov. Chris Christie justified his decision Thursday to scrap the state’s most ambitious public works project, the federal government is stepping in Friday to attempt and bring it back to life.

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