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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • The Latest: New Jersey Democrats pick up Assembly seats story has photos
    Updated: Nov-04-15 12:26 am

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Here is the latest on the general election in New Jersey (all times local):