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Perth Amboy heads for runoff

Mayor Wilda Diaz, Councilman Helmin Caba and attorney Joseph B. Vas are locked in a close count for two slots in a December 15 runoff election that will determine who leads Perth Amboy for the next four years. For now,…

Vaccine won’t end pandemic yet

Authorities are stressing that it’s unlikely any vaccine will arrive before the end of the year, initial supplies will be rationed and the coronavirus pandemic will continue to claim lives as medical science fights back. Pfizer said that early data…

Lawyer: Biden won fair & square

Trevor Potter is one of the country’s top Republican election lawyers and he posted a statement on the Campaign Legal Center’s website arguing that the legitimacy of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory is unquestionable. It’s Our Duty as Americans To Accept…

Pennsylvania puts Biden in

Democratic nominee Joe Biden won the presidential election as Pennsylvania put its electoral college delegates in his column Vote counting took longer than usual because of the close contest and complications associated with the coronavirus, particularly increased mail-in voting. Although…

Trump seeks to steal election

Democratic nominee Joe Biden won California, Washington, New York, Illinois, Massachusetts but President Donald Trump claimed a premature victory as the vote count continues in a number of states with close results. Biden addressed supporters as the election results continue…

$2 million bail for Rittenhouse

A Wisconsin court commissioner on Monday set bail at $2 million for Kyle Rittenhouse, the 17-year-old accused of killing protesters in Kenosha, in his first court appearance in the state after being extradited from Illinois last week. Rittenhouse is accused…

UN bans nuclear weapons

In what is described as “a new chapter for nuclear disarmament”, the ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons will come into force on 22 January, after Honduras became the 50th Member State to ratify it. The UN Secretary-General António Guterres in a statement commended…

Kean Jr. forms Legal Defense Fund

No criminal charges yet announced targeting Republican Senate Minority Leader Although he has not yet been publicly charged with any crime and is locked a close congressional election campaign against freshman Rep. Tom Malinowski (D-Ringoes), Republican Senate Minority Leader Tom…

Zogby sees Biden victory 49%-43%

One of America’s favorite pollsters expects voting to end with Biden 49%, Trump 43%, Jorgensen 4%, Hawkins 2% according to the final John Zogby Strategies/EMI Research Solutions Poll of the 2020 presidential election. The nationwide poll of 1,008 likely voters…