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Election Results

STATE – As expected, President Barack Obama carried New Jersey on Election Day. What was in doubt was whether the president could overcome the fractured political climate and defeat Republican challenger Mitt Romney in the nationwide race.

Father Who Threw Baby From Bridge Gets Life Sentence

NEW BRUNSWICK – Shamsiddin Abdur-Raheem was sentenced to life in state prison today for throwing his infant daughter from a bridge on the Garden State Parkway into the Raritan River in February 2010, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced. The baby’s body was found on the bank of the river two months later.

Union County Prepares For The Next Storm

UNION COUNTY – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminded residents to be aware that the nor’easter predicted for today and Thursday will bring high winds, rain, coastal flooding and possibly snow to the region, creating the potential for new power outages and other hazards.