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Criminals could help fund NJ school safety upgrades

As the old adage goes, "crime doesn't pay," but criminals in New Jersey may have to pay more after being convicted in order to create a pot of money to be used for upgrades to school security in the Garden State.

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Infant safe haven expansion measure advances in Assembly

New Jersey's safe havens for newborns would include firehouses and emergency first aid squad headquarters, if a measure sponsored by shore Assemblywomen Mary Pat Angelini (R-11) and Donna Simon (R-16) becomes law.

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Seaside Park Special Police officer accused of underage sex

A Class II special police officer on the Seaside Park squad is free on $100,000 bail, but could spend up to 10 years in prison of convicted of having sexual relations with a 15-year-old girl in his Hazlet home.

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Wet and cloudy Thursday, warm and humid Friday

Showers are expected in New Jersey for both Thursday morning and afternoon, as clouds limit high temperatures to the 70s.

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How can Atlantic City Reinvent itself?
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Could Atlantic City become a major retail hub?

Could Atlantic City eventually become the retail outlet capital of the East Coast?

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New Jersey third lowest in nation for injury deaths

New Jersey is one of the safest states in the nation when it comes to fatal injuries from motor vehicle accidents, homicides, suicides, drug overdoses and falls, according to a new report.

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Officers and their K9 partners from the Union County Sheriff's office pay respects to NY-NJ Port Authority K9 dog Sirius, killed during the terrorist attack at the World Trade Center. (Photo by Don Murray/Getty Images)
Officers and their K9 partners from the Union County Sheriff's office pay respects to NY-NJ Port Authority K9 dog Sirius, killed during the terrorist attack at the World Trade Center. (Photo by Don Murray/Getty Images)
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Better protection for police dogs in New Jersey

Those who kill a police dog in New Jersey already face harsh penalties, but the top Republican in the Assembly said the state needs more severe punishment for anyone who assaults a police canine.

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Part-time workers share their pain in new Rutgers study

Using a random national sample of part-time workers across the country, new research from Rutgers University found many are struggling financially and want access to benefits that can make their lives easier now and down the road.

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Beware – New tick-borne disease is worse than Lyme

A new study finds a tick-borne disease known as Borrelia miyamotoi is now infecting people across the Northeast, and in some cases the symptoms are so extreme that people have gone to the hospital.

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Bill would help New Jerseyans save for retirement

If you haven't saved any money at all for retirement you have a lot of company according to a 2014 Federal Reserve report.

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Beteagle “bookie” from Wall Township sentenced

Acting as a bookie for the Beteagle online betting site earns a Wall Township defendant 21 months in prison.

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Holmdel salesman sentenced in medical bribe case

The probe of a deep and elaborate bribes-for-referrals scheme involving a North Jersey diagnostic lab, uncovered by federal investigators, lands a defendant from Holmdel behind bars for 37 months.

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