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The Wall Street Takeover of Charity

by Jesse Eisinger for ProPublica Donor-advised funds run by huge money management firms are exploding. Fidelity Charitable runs the second-ranked charity in the United States, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy, behind United Way Worldwide. Charles Schwab’s is fourth and Vanguard’s is…

Couple sought in stabbing, beating

Authorities are searching for a man and a woman who have been charged with a brutally violent attack on another couple on Smith Street in Perth Amboy. Jesus Gonzalez, 35, and Jashira Figueroa, 25, are being sought in the Smith Street attack,…

New Jersey’s pension funds sue Christie

New Jersey’s three largest public worker pension funds filed a lawsuit against Gov. Chris Christie, challenging his decision to cut employer contributions this year to the heavily indebted retirement programs. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of the Public Employees…