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  1. Murphy orders probe into handling of sex assault allegationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Brookale Public Radio

    New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says he's ordered an investigation into his administration's handling of a state employee's claims she was sexually assaulted by a man who went on to work for him. Murphy addressed the allegations Monday and said former state Supreme Court justice Peter Verniero will oversee.

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  2. NJ Transit is in crisis. So why is it paying $250K to an elite public relations firm?Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | NJ.com

    ... the feedback. MWW has had other state agencies as clients, including the state Department of Human Services, the New Jersey Lottery, and the Sports & Exposition Authority. The "Stronger than the Storm" campaign for the New Jersey Economic ...

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  3. N.J. weather: Blast of cold air may bring 1st freeze of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Jersey Journal

    Keep those extra blankets and fleece jackets handy. You will need them this week, as a batch of cold air invades New Jersey and makes mid-October feel more like late November.

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  4. Autumn chill returns to NJ Tuesday - even colder later this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Monday was an outlier in a generally cool, dry week of weather here in New Jersey. I was surprised to see widespread lower to mid 70s across southern New Jersey - even at Midnight! The relative warmth and humidity are behind us now, as is the rain.

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  5. Threats cancel classes at North Jersey high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... a school faces a five- to 10-year prison sentence and a possible fine of $150,000. The potential punishments in New Jersey against threats were tightened in 2015 following a series of "swatting" events that required full responses by law enforcement ...

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  6. Halo House Animal Resort to Participate in 2018 "Pledge-a-Paw" Event in Camden County, NJRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SBWire

    Halo House Animal Resort will be participating in this year's "Pledge-A-Paw" Dog Walk & Event in Blackwood, New Jersey on Saturday, October 20th. This annual event is organized by the Camden County Animal Shelter and sponsored by the Camden Co.

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  7. NJ Politics Digest: Murphy Orders Investigation Into State's Hiring of Alleged RapistRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    ... incident involving Albert J. Alvarez, who, on October 2, left his $140,000-a-year job as chief of staff of the New Jersey Schools Development Authority. In a story in The Wall Street Journal on Sunday, former campaign volunteer Katie Brennan claimed ...

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  8. Editorial: Crisis of confidence brewing in Murphy administration The...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... sexual assault by someone on his team. Murphy said the allegations made him sick to his stomach and that he wants New Jersey to be the gold standard on how victims are treated. He added that an independent investigation will be put in motion to get ...

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  9. MS-13 gang infects NJ communities with violence, drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    The violent MS-13 gang reaches around the world and into NJ. Our USA TODAY NETWORK New Jersey investigation looks at the threat to NJ communities.

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  10. Stile: Murphy follows Bridgegate playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... for Germany and Israel. Jan. 9, 2014: Governor Chris Christie gives a press conference in his outer office in the New Jersey Statehouse, answering questions about the controversial closing of the George Washington Bridge in September 2013. Democrat ...

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  11. NV/Demaresta s Sopher has future as triathlete Sopher won New Jersey...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Sopher won New Jersey State Triathlon's 19-and-under crown. He followed that with 23rd place at the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships.

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  12. What NJ can do to help sexual violence victims seek justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Katie Brennan had accused Albert Alvarez of sexual assault immediately after the alleged incident took place, and months later told members of the Murphy administration what happened - but Alvarez kept his job as chief of staff of the New Jersey Schools Development Authority until he resigned at the beginning of this month.

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  13. N.J. Ex-Attorney General Takes on Probe of Sex-Assault CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said he asked a former state attorney general to conduct an independent investigation into his administration's hiring of a former campaign staffer who had been accused of sexual assault . Mr. Murphy, a Democrat, said Monday that he also asked the current attorney general to investigate the way sexual-assault cases are handled by law enforcement.

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  14. Jersey City hospital to pay 'voluntary' taxes after city challenged tax-exempt statusRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... will amount to $250,000 annually. A bill under review by state lawmakers would require nonprofit hospitals in New Jersey pay a "community service contribution" equal to at least $2.50 per bed daily. If that becomes law, the agreement between the ...

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  15. Hudson Dem chair on ex-Murphy staffer: 'System failed' rape accuserRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... City in July 2017 and that she told Murphy's camp about it before Alvarez was hired as chief of staff of the New Jersey Schools Development Authority. Alvarez quit on Oct. 2 and has not responded to requests for comment. In her statement, DeGise, ...

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  16. Hillary Clinton stumps for Menendez in Jersey CityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Hillary Clinton came out to Jersey City to help raise money for embattled New Jersey U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez yesterday. Clinton was the featured guest at the event to raise money for Menendez, his leadership political action committee, and the New Jersey State Democratic Committee at the Liberty Prime Steakhouse in Jersey City.

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  17. Preferred Properties Real Estate Announces a New Listing in Aberdeen, NJRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR.com

    Preferred Properties Real Estate located in Rumson and Allenhurst, NJ is proud to announce that Robert "Bob" Haspel has just listed a 4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath home located in Lincroft, NJ 07738. Lincroft, NJ, October 16, 2018 -- -- Preferred Properties Real Estate is pleased to introduce to the market 1 Braeburn Dr. in beautiful Lincroft, New Jersey.

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  18. More trouble for Murphy hires: Aide was part of investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... from the police inquiry - into a secret bank account set up by Derrick Green, a longtime political operative in New Jersey and Maryland. The account received $350,000 from wealthy American businessmen, but no one has determined exactly where the ...

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  19. Hugin attack raises unproven charge against Menendez Bob Hugin's...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... tipster, Williams, could have been using a name that referred to Harrison "Pete" Williams, a former senator from New Jersey who resigned after being convicted of bribery. His or her identity remains a mystery. "Mr. Williams has refused to meet with ...

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  20. MacArthur, Kim close key NJ House race Tom MacArthur leads Andy Kim...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Tom MacArthur leads Andy Kim 47 percent to 45 percent among likely voters in New Jersey's 3rd District, according to a new Stockton University poll. NJ election 2018: MacArthur, Kim neck-and-neck in congressional race, new poll says Tom MacArthur leads Andy Kim 47 percent to 45 percent among likely voters in New Jersey's 3rd District, according to a new Stockton University poll.

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