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Family impacted by Hurricane Sandy wins lottery

Beachwood - The phrase "this storm shall pass" has proven true for the Endreson family. They recently won a $20 million lottery jackpot, two years after infamous Hurricane Sandy destroyed much of their community.

NJ Gov. Chris Christie's flip-flop on gun rights sparks ire Special

When New Jersey governor Chris Christie vetoed legislation that would have prohibited the possession of gun magazines holding more than ten rounds of ammunition, it sparked the ire of gun control activists and those who lost loved ones to gun violence.

Tracy Morgan files suit, says Wal-Mart negligent in deadly crash

Trenton - Famed actor and comedian Tracy Morgan has filed suit against retail giant Wal-Mart for its alleged involvement in the crash that left him critically injured and one person dead.

Inspector gets 5 years' probation for stealing $460k in quarters

Hackensack - A former New Jersey inspector recently pleaded guilty to stealing $460,000 in quarters. He's been given five years' probation and will have to pay the city a significant amount of money per month.

39 cats stuffed into 5 small crates, abandoned at NJ shelter

Newark - Authorities are searching for a woman who dropped off five small cat crates stuffed with 39 cats at an Essex county animal shelter in the middle of the night on the evening of July 7.

Frank Sinatra's first driver's license available on auction day

Boston - If you are looking for something original to leave to your kids, how about bidding for Frank Sinatra's very first New Jersey driver's license, on auction Thursday in Boston. It even comes complete with a typo, but they did get the eye color right

Video: Couple assault officer, are grabbed and thrown from train

Union - Onlookers took cell phone video of a New Jersey (NJ) couple being grabbed by police officers and thrown off a train for refusing to leave after bringing their bikes onto the train.

Great white sharks making a splashy comeback off U.S. coasts

Cape May - A New Jersey man fishing with friends off the coast of Cape May has startling evidence that great white sharks are making a comeback after one of the huge fish bit the outboard motor on his boat.

Kayla Calabrese releases new single to country radio

Country music's rising Italian songstress, Kayla Calabrese released her latest single from her self-titled EP to country radio.

Interview: Scott Stapp from Creed talks upcoming solo concerts Special

Scott Stapp, the lead singer from the acclaimed rock band Creed, chatted about his upcoming solo concerts in New York and New Jersey.

Legislation to legalize marijuana in New Jersey planned Monday

State Senator Nicholas Scutari, a Union County, NJ lawmaker, is expected to introduce legislation on Monday that would both legalize and make subject to taxation the sale of marijuana.

Interview with Doug Gray from Marshall Tucker Band: The Paramount Special

Doug Gray is the lead singer of the iconic southern rock group,The Marshall Tucker Band. He opened up about their upcoming concerts in New Jersey and New York.

Op-Ed: Marijuana TV ads get their foot in the door

Newark - What does marijuana have to do with sushi? This weekend, the first TV add that could be seen as promoting weed premiered in New Jersey started out with a slippery guy selling black market sushi.

Poll: Online poker players in NJ deserting unregulated websites

A poll conducted by gaming research firm Commercial Intelligence (CI) has found that players are switching towards regulated online poker rooms in New Jersey.

Raise a spoon America, Yuengling's Ice Cream is back

Pottsville - Yes, I said Yuengling's Ice Cream. After a 30-year hiatus, the company that shares its name with the popular Pennsylvania brewery has revived its ice cream production.

FBI rescues 16 kids forced into prostitution for Super Bowl

The Super Bowl and other big sporting events are lucrative venues for the sex trade in the U.S. There are few statistics on how much traffic increases during large sporting events, but New Jersey, like other states before them, was aware of the problem.

NJ Gov. Chris Christie booed at Super Bowl ceremony

New York - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was booed Saturday as he took the stage during the Super Bowl hand-off ceremony in Times Square. Some in the crowd booed, while at least one other heckler could be heard shouting: "we hate traffic, we hate traffic."

Justin Bieber's private jet searched for drugs

Justin Bieber‘s jet was held at an airport in New Jersey on Friday on suspicion that it was carrying marijuana. Bieber was on his way to the Super Bowl.

Toddler left on school bus due to driver's error

Franklin - New Jersey officials have fired a school bus driver after a toddler was left on his bus for me than six hours after the child was forgotten about.

Op-Ed: Why NJ Governor Chris Christie won't be our next President

Chris Christie is undoubtedly one of the main contenders for the Republican nomination to run for President in 2016; however, given recent events and his already moderate stances he is unlikely to be our next President.

Maple Leafs use familiar tactic to snap losing skid Special

Toronto - Desperate for a win after dropping their last four games, The flu-ridden Toronto Maple Leafs finally got themselves back in the win column Sunday night in Toronto as they now find themselves tied for first in shoot-out wins in the NHL.

On jobs, Sen Cory Booker sees need for 'hemisphere of progress'

With evidence that the U.S. economy may be finding its footing, recently appointed Democratic Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) is tackling the question of American manufacturing.

Same-sex marriages begin in NJ after Christie drops challenge

Newark - New Jersey's Republican governor dropped the state's legal challenge against gay marriage as same-sex couples began marrying in the Garden State just after midnight on Monday.

Democrat Cory Booker wins special New Jersey Senate seat race

Newark - It looks as though Democratic mayor of Newark Cory Booker is going to be bringing his undeniable charisma to the District of Columbia.

New Jersey boardwalk destroyed by fire

Seaside Park - The Seaside Park, New Jersey boardwalk which had survived the wrath of tropical storm Sandy was destroyed by a raging fire Thursday.

Bruno Mars confirmed as halftime show for Super Bowl XLVIII

The season has only just begun, but one major part of Super Bowl XLVIII has been revealed. Bruno Mars has been chosen as the halftime entertainment.

Positive pregnancy tests for sale on Craigslist

A strange and rather disturbing new trend is emerging on Craigslist. Pregnant women are selling positive pregnancy tests to whoever wants them, no questions asked, and usually at $25 a pop.

NJ Gov. Christie calls Small Business Administration a 'disaster'

New Jersey's Gov. Chris Christie is not happy with the response of the Small Business Administration in the Sandy aftermath and is making no secret about his feelings. In a speech this week, the N.J. governor called the agency a "disaster."

Photo Essay: A visit with 'Old Barney' at Long Beach Island, N.J. Special

Barnegat Light - In the mid-19th century, the Barnegat Lighthouse was built on Long Beach Island, in New Jersey. Over the decades the lighthouse has stood tall and today remains a very visible structure on this beautiful island.

Photo Essay: Exploring the sea life on Long Beach Island, N.J. Special

Barnegat Light - New Jersey's Long Beach Island has a lot to see and do, and for those who are interested in wildlife, the region is a perfect spot to spend time exploring. The island houses numerous sea life in its ecosystem.
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Endless Enigma plays live at Bound Brook public library
Endless Enigma plays live at Bound Brook public library
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Superstorm Sandy: Destruction in New Jersey
Superstorm Sandy: Destruction in New Jersey
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I m not sure of the name of this critter  but it was fun to watch them bury into the sand after the ...
I'm not sure of the name of this critter, but it was fun to watch them bury into the sand after the ocean waves washed them ashore.
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As gas rationing took effect in New Jersey  police remained at some gas stations and organized the l...
As gas rationing took effect in New Jersey, police remained at some gas stations and organized the lines where the stations had an "enter" and "exit" only driveway. Here motorists wait their turn to get gas.
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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks during his annual State of the State address in Trenton  N...
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks during his annual State of the State address in Trenton, New Jersey January 14, 2014
With permission by Reuters / Lucas Jackson
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President Obama  NJ Gov. Chris Christie Tour Superstorm Sandy s Devastation
President Obama, NJ Gov. Chris Christie Tour Superstorm Sandy's Devastation
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There is much sea life to be found in High Bar Harbor  located at the northern end of Long Beach Isl...
There is much sea life to be found in High Bar Harbor, located at the northern end of Long Beach Island. Here a couple drops a net into the water to see what can be found.
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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie with Meg Whitman
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie with Meg Whitman
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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (C) departs City Hall in Fort Lee  New Jersey January 9  2014. Ch...
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (C) departs City Hall in Fort Lee, New Jersey January 9, 2014. Christie met with the mayor of Fort Lee to discuss a brewing scandal to settle a political score
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This image was taken at Viking Village  a commercial entity operational since the 1920s. Across from...
This image was taken at Viking Village, a commercial entity operational since the 1920s. Across from one of the docks is an incredible little inlet where all sorts of sea life can be found. In this particular section of the inlet, there were fish, fiddler crabs, mussels and clams, to name a few. A crane was also nearby, but quickly took to flight.
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Old City Cafe in Cranford New Jersey
Old City Cafe in Cranford New Jersey
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Screen shot created from Google Maps of Heritage Acres Farm location
Screen shot created from Google Maps of Heritage Acres Farm location
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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks after his swearing in ceremony inside of the Patriots Thea...
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks after his swearing in ceremony inside of the Patriots Theater at the War Memorial in Trenton, New Jersey January 21, 2014
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NJ Gov. Christie speaking at a Town Hall in Hillsborough  NJ
NJ Gov. Christie speaking at a Town Hall in Hillsborough, NJ
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For the really adventurous who don t mind missing an opportunity to sleep in  there is always the op...
For the really adventurous who don't mind missing an opportunity to sleep in, there is always the option of getting up early and scurrying down to the beach to watch the sun rise. On the two mornings I headed down to the beach, there were only a few people to be found. Some, such as myself, were photographing the sunrise in stages, while others took an early morning walk on the beach. A couple of adventurous people took a 6 a.m. dip in the Atlantic.
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The bay up in Barnegat Light keeps all sorts of surprises. You never know what you might see as you ...
The bay up in Barnegat Light keeps all sorts of surprises. You never know what you might see as you walk along the bay beach.
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One group of beach-goers built an elaborate group of sand castles. You can see a large section of th...
One group of beach-goers built an elaborate group of sand castles. You can see a large section of them in this image. It was fun watching them in action, but notice how the water is getting closer. It wouldn't be long before the tide would come in and wash it all away.
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At Viking Village there is an abundance of sea life around the docks  including a variety of differe...
At Viking Village there is an abundance of sea life around the docks, including a variety of different types of crabs.
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It is fun to poke around the various areas of Long Beach Island. Up on the north side of the island ...
It is fun to poke around the various areas of Long Beach Island. Up on the north side of the island, various sea life resides, such as these mussels.
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