- 4 state troopers help deliver baby on New Jersey Turnpike Updated: Nov-24-15 4:25 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - New Jersey state troopers have made a special delivery on one of the nation's busiest toll roads.
- Lottery chief reports revenue decline, defends private firm Updated: Nov-24-15 3:15 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Revenue for the New Jersey lottery fell by $5 million in 2015, but officials said Tuesday the state's contract with a private firm helped stop further losses.
- Correction: Legal Marijuana story Updated: Nov-24-15 3:09 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - In a story Nov. 15 about New Jersey debating legalizing marijuana, The Associated Press reported erroneously on who must pay a $200 fee to register with the state's medical marijuana program. Patients and caregivers must pay the fee, not patients and doctors.
- Port Authority leadership in flux as CEO search strikes out Updated: Nov-19-15 7:27 pm
NEW YORK - The future leadership of the region's largest transportation authority was uncertain Thursday as Port Authority of New York and New Jersey officials announced that the search to fill the newly created position of CEO had come up empty and the process would be extended.
- New Jersey State Police remember slain trooper Updated: Nov-18-15 2:46 pm
EAST BRUNSWICK, New Jersey - Members of the New Jersey State Police are remembering a trooper killed in the line of duty more than 40 years ago by a woman who fled and has been living in Cuba.
- Records: Trooper tried to pay woman not to report crash Updated: Nov-18-15 11:32 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - An on-duty New Jersey state trooper accused of driving drunk had a blood-alcohol level twice the legal limit when he crashed into another car at a rest stop on the Garden State Parkway last month, police records show.
- GOP Assemblywoman concedes close race to Princeton physicist Updated: Nov-16-15 3:17 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey Republicans will not pursue a recount in a close Assembly election contest, giving the seat for a district that includes Princeton to a plasma physicist and increasing Democrats' edge in the Legislature.
- Christie against licenses for those without legal status Updated: Nov-16-15 2:54 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Gov. Chris Christie said Monday he would veto a bill that that would establish a New Jersey driver's license for residents who cannot prove they are in the United States legally, dashing the hopes of hundreds of people who rallied at the statehouse Monday to support the measure.
- New Jersey to consider 'yes means yes' college policy Updated: Nov-16-15 3:10 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - Unless New Jersey colleges and universities implement a yes-means-yes policy governing sexual conduct they could lose certain state funds under a bill being considered by lawmakers.
- More state troopers at Giants game, but no credible threat Updated: Nov-15-15 6:09 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey State Police troopers on alert after the deadly Paris attacks greeted football fans at the Giants-Patriots game in East Rutherford.
- NJ Assemblyman among those facing dune lawsuit Updated: Nov-13-15 4:18 pm
BRICK, New Jersey - A New Jersey state assemblyman who has refused to sign an easement allowing a dune project to be built behind his oceanfront house is among seven homeowners being sued by the state.
- AG: Anti-Islamic police training class was inappropriate Updated: Nov-11-15 3:27 pm
LAKEWOOD TOWNSHIP, New Jersey - State officials say it was inappropriate to have a self-described former Muslim terrorist talk to Ocean County police officers at a class called "Know Your Enemy."
- Christie acts on dozens of bills sitting on his desk Updated: Nov-09-15 2:26 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Faced with an impending deadline, Gov. Chris Christie has weighed in on dozens of bills sitting on his desk, including vetoing the Democrat-led Legislature's bill to reform election law.
- Skill or chance? New Jersey could influence fantasy sports Updated: Nov-09-15 2:00 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Making a case they hope will resonate with states across the nation, representatives of the fantasy sports industry told New Jersey lawmakers Monday that regulators should not treat them the same way as casinos because success in their industry relies more on skill than on chance.
- Gov. Chris Christie blames union money for Republican losses Updated: Nov-06-15 5:58 pm
HANOVER, New Hampshire - Gov. Chris Christie blames money spent by unions and timing - a midterm election in his second term - for GOP losses in New Jersey's Assembly election this week, but says he did everything he could to help state Republicans.
- Battle resumes at New Jersey hearing over ocean gas terminal Updated: Nov-04-15 6:21 pm
EATONTOWN, New Jersey - Opponents of a proposed terminal for liquefied natural gas imports off the New Jersey and New York coasts blasted the plan Wednesday as a dirty, dangerous boondoggle, while supporters hailed it as a source of cheap energy that will lower home heating bills in winter.
- The Latest: New Jersey Democrats pick up Assembly seats Updated: Nov-04-15 12:26 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - Here is the latest on the general election in New Jersey (all times local):
- Revel owner proposes housing Syrian refugees at old casino Updated: Nov-03-15 5:12 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey - So far, the owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino has proposed using it as an indoor water park, a medical tourism resort, an equestrian facility and a so-called "genius academy" where the world's top minds would tackle society's problems.
- Christie highlights Camden, says offer on table for Newark Updated: Nov-03-15 12:55 pm
CAMDEN, New Jersey - As President Barack Obama discussed criminal justice system reforms in Newark, Gov. Chris Christie set up shop 80 miles south in Camden, touting his crime reductions.
- Christie says fantasy football doesn't count as gambling Updated: Nov-02-15 9:27 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Republican Gov. Chris Christie on Monday reiterated his position that fantasy football doesn't amount to gambling and shouldn't be regulated and said a team he runs with his son is doing really well.
- Christie says president trying to take credit for NJ reforms Updated: Nov-02-15 8:47 pm
CAMDEN, New Jersey - Gov. Chris Christie accused President Barack Obama of trying to take credit for criminal justice reforms that New Jersey has put into place, as the Republican presidential contender worked to seize some of the president's limelight during a visit to the state Monday.
- New Jersey 2015 election guide: What you need to know Updated: Nov-02-15 11:25 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - Voters go to the polls in New Jersey Tuesday to elect a new General Assembly along with various county and local offices, from executive to town council.
- Assembly GOP leery of push to override Christie veto Updated: Nov-01-15 10:41 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - Democratic efforts to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto of a measure on mental health and gun ownership could run into a wall of Republican opposition in the Assembly.
- Christie names new transportation commissioner Updated: Oct-30-15 4:55 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Gov. Chris Christie has named Richard Hammer as New Jersey's newest transportation commissioner.
- State Police: Drowning caused death of former mayor Updated: Oct-30-15 3:22 am
CLAYTON, New Jersey - New Jersey State Police say an autopsy has ruled drowning as the cause of death for a former southern New Jersey mayor whose body was found on a Jersey shore beach.