| Jan 8, 2010
| 2:51 AM
Gays are vowing to fight back through the courts after the state Senate voted down a bill to legalize same-sex marriage.
Minutes after the bill was defeated 20-14 on Thursday, gay rights advocates announced they would file a lawsuit seeking to get the...
| Jan 8, 2010
More than four years after Hurricane Katrina, the single-story brick rancher in Pontchartrain Park where Lisa Perez Jackson grew up stands empty.
Floodwaters long ago ate away the walls of her corner bedroom, where the current head of the Environmental...
| Jan 11, 2010
| 7:01 PM
The Legislature on Monday approved a bill that would make the state the 14th to allow chronically ill patients access to marijuana for medical reasons.
Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine supports the legislation and could sign it before leaving office next...
| Jan 12, 2010
| 2:45 AM
New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine will highlight gains in children's programs during his term when he delivers his final State of the State address Tuesday.
Corzine's speech is expected to highlight accomplishments in education, child welfare and health care....
| Jan 20, 2010
| 3:08 AM
Republican Chris Christie was sworn in Tuesday as New Jersey's 55th governor, vowing to deliver the far-reaching change he said voters elected him to bring about.
"You voted loudly and clearly for change, and you have entrusted us with what may be our...
| Jan 19, 2010
| 9:18 AM
New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine has signed legislation granting chronically ill patients legal access to marijuana.
Corzine's office said the governor signed the bill late Monday, his last full day in office. Gov.-elect Chris Christie will be sworn in...
| Aug 30, 2009
More than 200 people gathered Sunday to tell Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi he's not welcome in their suburban New Jersey community, including several who lost relatives in the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland.
Gov. Jon Corzine...
| Mar 9, 2010
| 11:11 AM
New Jersey's Fish and Game Council will include a bear hunt in its proposed management policy.
Tuesday's vote sets the stage for the state's first black bear hunt in five years.
Former Gov. Jon Corzine had blocked the hunt.
Fish and Game Division...
| Mar 16, 2010
| 5:04 AM
A day before Gov. Chris Christie was to deliver his first budget address, Democrats were already on the attack, saying his effort to balance the books will hurt the middle class.
Christie will deliver his message to a joint session of the Legislature...
| Sep 29, 2009
| 5:57 PM
New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine's re-election campaign has been running TV ads showing rival Chris Christie in a very unflattering light featuring ominous music, slow-mo video, black and white style freeze frames etc...which is all par for the course...
| Oct 20, 2009
Nearly one year removed from his own election, President Barack Obama is dashing into campaign mode again, devoting coveted time toward getting Democrats elected in November and generating cash for his party in 2010.
The concentrated push begins...