| Oct 27, 2011
The European debt deal announced last night, along with some good economic data, is helping to send stocks up. As winter approaches in New York, the Occupy Wall Street protesters are said by CNBC to be looking for an inside space that will allow them to...
| Oct 31, 2011
The Wall Street firm run by former Goldman Sachs chairman and New Jersey governor Jon Corzine filed for bankruptcy Monday morning, making it the first big American casualty of the European debt crisis....
| Nov 4, 2011
As the scrutiny of MF Global's bankruptcy continues to mount, the trading firm's chief executive, Jon Corzine, stepped down and reportedly hired a criminal defense attorney....
| May 25, 2009
The twenty-one gun salute rang out in Paterson Monday morning as officials, friends and family remembered on this Memorial Day to honor a soldier who gave the ultimate sacrifice. Sgt. Christian Bueno-Galdos of the 3rd Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 172...
| Jun 4, 2009
New Jersey is moving closer to allowing chronically ill patients to smoke marijuana to relieve symptoms of pain and nausea.
On Thursday, the Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee approved the medical marijuana bill by an 8-1 vote, with two...
| Jun 8, 2009
The ground-breaking ceremony for New Jersey long-awaited Mass Transit Tunnel will be held Monday morning.
The tunnel will run underneath the Hudson River and is part of the nation's largest mass transit project. The projected finish date is in 2017 and...
| Dec 7, 2009
| 7:12 PM
A bill to legalize gay marriage has cleared the New Jersey state Senate Judiciary Committee, paving the way for a full Senate vote Thursday.
Monday night's committee vote was 7-6.
New Jersey is the best chance for proponents to add a sixth state...
| Dec 16, 2009
| 11:19 AM
The trial of a multiple sclerosis patient charged with growing over a dozen marijuana plants continued Wednesday, as supporters gathered outside of court to criticize the state for even prosecuting the case.
Somerville resident John Wilson, 36, was...
| Dec 31, 2009
| 3:18 PM
The head of the New Jersey Assembly says he won't post a bill to legalize same-sex marriage unless the Senate approves the measure first.
Assembly Speaker Joe Roberts said Thursday that all sides had a chance to be heard during seven hours of Senate...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 1:48 PM
New Jersey's state Senate has defeated a bill to legalize gay marriage, the latest in a string of setbacks for advocates.
The defeat, by a vote of 20-14likely ends any chance that the state Legislature approves gay marriage soon. Five senators did not...
| 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...