After Jersey Shore Impaling, Lawmakers Urge Caution Around Windswept Beach Umbrellas This YearLast July, a woman was impaled by a flying umbrella pole in Seaside Heights. The loose umbrella speared London resident Margaret Reynolds in the ankle.
Sen. Menendez Calls For Crackdown On Record Number Of RobocallsA record 2.5 billion robocalls were made to U.S. customers in March.
New Restrictions On When Troubled Portal Bridge Can Open And Close Take EffectThe new rules now in effect limit the times when the 108-year-old Portal Bridge can open. The hope is that will reduce the number of disruptions on northeast corridor train traffic.
Gov. Murphy Joins N.J. Delegation On Tour Of Hudson River Tunnel, Urges Completion Of Gateway ProjectSome 200,000 commuters go through the North River tunnel each day.
NJ Sen. Bob Menendez Secures Third Term With Win Over Republican Bob HuginNew Jersey voters on Tuesday also delivered two Republican-controlled seats to Democrats, with Tom Malinowski ousting Rep. Leonard Lance, and Mikie Sherrill winning in an open GOP-held seat.
How We Voted: New Jersey Senator Election ResultsTake a county-by-county look at the race between Sen. Bob Menendez and GOP challenger Bob Hugin.
Tri-State Voters Pack The Polls To Make Their Voices Heard In Midterm ElectionsVoters are packing the polls across the Tri-State Area Tuesday, making their voices heard in this year’s midterm elections. With record turnout expected and control of Congress on the line, there’s a lot at stake.
Local Lawmakers Demand Feds Step In To Help Troubled Hackensack River Portal BridgeA double-dose of malfunctions on Tuesday left the bridge open for extend periods of time, twice stranding riders. It's caused commuters and lawmakers to demand accountability, and answers.
Menendez, Hugin Face Off In Only Debate Of NJ Senate RaceMenendez is on the defensive in a race where Hugin poured $24 million of his own money into ads attacking him over his 2017 corruption trial.
Furious Menendez Calls Hugin A 'Slimeball' In Response To Republican's New Attack AdA war of words has erupted in New Jersey's Senate race over a vicious attack add filled with unproven accusations.
Sen. Menendez Calls President Trump's Comments About LeBron James RacistThe New Jersey Democrat wrote in a tweet Monday that Trump wouldn't have questioned James' intelligence or charity work if he were white.
President Trump Pushes Back On Immigration, Stands With So-Called ‘Angel Families’Capping off a contentious week over the more than 2,000 migrant children separated from their families, President Donald Trump fired back at critics Friday.
Menendez, Former Pharmaceutical Executive Set To Battle For NJ Senate SeatMenendez is running for his third six-year term after facing little primary competition in his previous two elections.
Trump Criticizes Schumer, Other Democrats For Stance On Iran Nuclear DealPresident Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal this week. Now, he’s very critical of some Democrats who didn’t want to get into the deal in the first place but now don’t want to get out.
With Bribery Trial Behind Him, Menendez Launches Re-Election BidThe New Jersey Democrat seeking his third term is being challenged by Republican political newcomer Bob Hugin, who formerly headed the pharmaceutical company Celgene.