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Holland Tunnel Baby Born In Rush Hour Traffic Holland Tunnel Baby Born In Rush Hour Traffic

A Boston woman was forced to give birth in the backseat of her car outside the Holland Tunnel on Monday after getting stuck in rush hour traffic. 21-year old Ying Chen had been in Philadelphia to visit family with the …

Chris Christie Re-elected as New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Re-elected as New Jersey Governor
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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie won re-election by a debilitating margin on Tuesday with 60.5 percent of the votes in his favor. His victory is not surprising at all, considering how diligently he handled the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy …

Ms. Marvel Revamp Features a Muslim Lead Character Ms. Marvel Revamp Features a Muslim Lead Character
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In a move which proves the relevancy and usefulness of the comic book world, Marvel has revealed that they will be running a new series in which Ms. Marvel will be a teenage Muslim girl growing up in New Jersey. …

Lodi High School Lockdown Lifted After An Hour Lodi High School Lockdown Lifted After An Hour
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Lodi High in Bergen County, New Jersey was on lockdown this morning after reports that someone thought they saw a gunman, and a threat had been phoned into the school, according to Fox. Announcements were made over the loud speaker …

NJ Mall Shooting Terrorizes Shoppers NJ Mall Shooting Terrorizes Shoppers
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Reports claim that a shooter dressed in full body armor has fired shots inside the Garden State Plaza in Paramus, New Jersey. The gunman started firing around 9:20 p.m., which is shortly before the mall was scheduled to close. At …

Cory Booker Sworn In As US Senator Cory Booker Sworn In As US Senator

Cory Booker has officially left his old job as mayor of Newar, NJ, and has become only the second African American to be elected to the Senate since Barack Obama. Booker has already gained a quite a celebrity status as …

Dina Manzo Returning To “Real Housewives Of New Jersey” Dina Manzo Returning To “Real Housewives Of New Jersey”
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Dina Manzo, the estranged sister of Real Housewife Caroline Manzo, is reportedly making a return to the show for the upcoming sixth season. Dina left the show after appearing for a few seasons and has said that she didn’t want …

Shaquille O’Neal Endorses Chris Christie in NJ Race Shaquille O’Neal Endorses Chris Christie in NJ Race

Shaquille O’Neal, aka “Shaq”, aka “Shaq Daddy”, aka “Shaq Fu”, aka “Diesel”, aka “The Big Aristotle”, aka “Superman”, aka “MDE” (Most Dominant Ever), aka “The Big Maravich”, aka “The Big Fella”, aka “The Big Shamrock”, aka “Cake” (And apparently the …

New Jersey Same-Sex Marriage: Gov. Christie Drops Appeal New Jersey Same-Sex Marriage: Gov. Christie Drops Appeal

New Jersey is the fourteenth state where same-sex couples can get married, now that Governor Chris Christie dropped his appeal today. The New Jersey Supreme Court agreed to allow same-sex marriages on Friday in a unanimous decision, which Christie originally …

Cory Booker Survives Lonegan’s Attacks to Win Solidly Blue New Jersey Senate Seat Cory Booker Survives Lonegan’s Attacks to Win Solidly Blue New Jersey Senate Seat

Mayor of Newark Cory Booker won a special election Wednesday to become the new junior Senator from the reliably blue state of New Jersey. The Senator elect is considered a rising star in the Democratic Party, and has been touted …

Cory Booker Wins Race to Become Senator Cory Booker Wins Race to Become Senator

He did it! Cory Booker has succeeded in defeating Republican, Steve Lonegan, in becoming the senator-elect of the state of New Jersey for the Democratic party. Booker, 44, reportedly won with over 55 percent of the vote. The Associated Press …

Sarah Palin Backs Booker’s Election Opponent Sarah Palin Backs Booker’s Election Opponent

Sarah Palin made an appearance over the weekend at a New Jersey rally for Steven Lonegan, who will be facing Cory Booker in this week’s election, and talked about the government shutdown, saying she would protest the decision to close …

Miss America Contestants: New Location, New Audience Miss America Contestants: New Location, New Audience

The Miss America Pageant is back with a whole new lease on life. The girls are back in New Jersey this year, after a six-year stint in Las Vegas. Miss America’s popularity had slipped so far that the pageant wasn’t …

Boardwalk Fire In New Jersey Destroys Sandy Rebuild Boardwalk Fire In New Jersey Destroys Sandy Rebuild

A fire that started near a custard shop on the Seaside Park boardwalk has destroyed much of the progress made on a section that was torn up by Hurricane Sandy, and several firefighters and residents have been treated for smoke …

Texting Someone While They’re Driving Could Leave You Liable in New Jersey Texting Someone While They’re Driving Could Leave You Liable in New Jersey
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A New Jersey appeals court has just handed down one of the most baffling rulings concerning technology and civil liability that you’re likely to see. Ever. In plain words, the court has ruled that future texters who knowingly text someone …

New Jersey Bans Gay Conversion, Joining California New Jersey Bans Gay Conversion, Joining California

Today, Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) has announced he will be signing a bill that forbids the practice of attempting to convert a homosexual-identifying minor to heterosexuality via therapy. Already an outspoken opponent of the practice, Christie and New Jersey will …

NJ Restaurants Fined $500,000 For Liquor Violation NJ Restaurants Fined $500,000 For Liquor Violation

As reported here on WPN, a sting called “Operation Swill” recently raided 29 bars and restaurants, 13 of which were T.G.I. Fridays, on accusations that they were selling customers cut-rate alcohol and claiming it was top-shelf product. Today massive fines …

TGI Friday’s Busted for Selling Fraudulent Cocktails TGI Friday’s Busted for Selling Fraudulent Cocktails
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A string of New Jersey TGI Friday’s restaurants have been busted for selling cheap liquor in place of premium brands. The Briad Group, which owns dozens of TGI Friday’s locations nationwide, has agreed not to contest the allegations and to …

Nanny Cam Home Invasion Suspect Caught Nanny Cam Home Invasion Suspect Caught
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Millburn, New Jersey is a nice place to live. There are tree-lined streets, good schools, and the median family income is in the high $100,000 range. Last week a father on one of those streets set up a nanny cam …

Cory Booker Saved Another Dog Last Night After Responding to a Twitter Tip Cory Booker Saved Another Dog Last Night After Responding to a Twitter Tip

America’s SuperMayor Cory Booker is well-known for his hands-on approach to governing the city of Newark, New Jersey. So hands-on, in fact, that he’s turned himself into a local hero of sorts. Seriously, this guy is a one-man rescue squad. …

Tsunami May Have Hit Jersey This Month Tsunami May Have Hit Jersey This Month
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According to the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center, a weather event witnessed in New Jersey earlier this month may very well have been a tsunami. This would be a rare event for …