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We’re Still at War

Not since the Korean War of the early 1950s — a much shorter but more intense fight — has an armed conflict involving America’s sons and daughters captured so little public attention as America’s forgotten war in Afghanistan. America’s longest war has…

Christie tries to out-Fox transportation debt crisis

The Transportation Trust Fund has $14.9 billion in outstanding debt and Gov. Chris Christie appointed Democrat Jamie Fox a former top aide to James McGreevey, Jim Florio and Robert Torricelli — as the Transportation commissioner. The Fox appointment probably signals…

The Islamic State threat can be overstated

On Fox News Sunday, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) claimed that the Islamic State forces are going to come to the U.S. and kill every American. “This is a turning point in the war on terror,” said Graham. “Our strategy will…

Millionaire Lance wants repeal of the estate tax

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-07) announced that he has joined a coalition of thirty Republicans in Congress urging the leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives to vote on a repeal of the federal estate tax, which collects revenue…

Climate action taking place Sunday in NYC

More than 1,400 organizations are participating on the People’s Climate March, including local New York-area community groups, international NGO’s, grassroots networks, churches and faith organizations, and others that want to put attention on the impending global crisis. They are collaborating…

Police investigate North Brunswick homicide

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and North Brunswick Police Director Kenneth McCormick announced that officials are investigating the death of a North Brunswick man who was found the morning after he apparently was shot outside his home. Brian A. Hoey,…

Fourth Atlantic City casino closes

Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino became the fourth Atlantic City casino to close its doors this year, leaving the Boardwalk Empire with only eight gambling centers and costing about 8,000 workers their jobs. It’s parent company, Trump Entertainment Resorts, filed…

Are you on the NSA’s Watch List?

If you downloaded the privacy software Tor in 2011, you may have been flagged to be spied on by the National Security Agency. by Julia Angwin and Mike Tigas for ProPublica, German journalists revealed in July that the National Security Agency has a…

Car injures two pedestrians

Two pedestrians were hit by a car Monday night while crossing Saint George’s Avenue at Church Street, police said. Tracie Pribush, 51, and 58-year-old Keith Arnold, both of Rahway, were crossing Saint George’s Avenue at Church Street when they were struck by…