Dear EarthTalk: Cuba just began drilling for oil not far from U.S. shores and hopes to become a major exporter. What ramifications does this have for the environment? — Betsy Shaw, Troy, NY.
Dear EarthTalk: Can you fill me in on what the “Just Label It” campaign is and what it is trying to accomplish? — Eric Altieri, Columbus, OH
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NEW BRUNSWICK — A Perth Amboy man will be sentenced to a 30-year prison term after admitting he fatally beat his wife, whose body was dumped in Virginia two years ago, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today.
ELIZABETH — An Elizabeth man was sentenced earlier today to life in prison after he was found guilty of murder and weapon possession for his role in a 1989 homicide, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
UNION — The Union County Prosecutor’s Office continues to investigate the alleged sexual abuse of minors by a Union Township man.
ELIZABETH — Following a month-long trial, a Union County jury found a Hillside man guilty of 10 charges including aggravated assault and eluding, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
TRENTON – Yesterday evening, the state Senate Judiciary Committee rejected Gov. Chris Christie’s nomination of First Assistant Attorney General Phil Kwon to the state Supreme Court by a vote of 7-6. If approved, Kwon would have been the state’s first Asian-American justice.
TRENTON – March Mega Millions Madness is in full swing as the jackpot grows. The current estimated annuity jackpot is $290 million tonight’s drawing.