He suggested he was confident the state would pass a budget by its Friday deadline, even as lawmakers squabble over the controversial proposal to tap reserve funds from the state's largest health insurance company.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed a bill to legalize the sale of sparklers and certain novelty devices in the state, just in time for Fourth of July celebrations.
KENILWORTH, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey Catholic school that was ordered to rescind two sisters' expulsions amid the older sister's legal battle to play on a boys' basketball team won't allow them to return next year.
Newly released invoices are from the Chiesa law firm, billing at between $250 and $400 an hour.
Burlington County has the third highest homeless population in the state, with 7.1 percent of the total number, or 604 homeless individuals.
The long-vacant former South Jersey shopping destination is getting a new lease on life.
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) - Police in New Jersey are looking for a suspect who stole a street sweeper and went on a brief joyride before crashing it.
A 27-year-old man pleaded guilty Tuesday for a shooting last year in Burlington City that left a bystander dead. Samuel James, of Burlington City, must serve 30 years in prison without parole as part of his plea deal.
Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Ocean, and Salem counties...
Students from Camden and Philadelphia are headed to Ghana for 10 days on an educational trip.
Virtua's board picked an executive from Baltimore to head South Jersey's largest health system.
The announcement comes months after an appeals court ruled against the state on the issue, saying its attempt to legalize sports betting breached federal law.
The asking price is $2.9 million.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a U.S. citizen who tried to sue a group of FBI agents over claims they falsely imprisoned and tortured him for several months in Africa.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie sounded confident on Tuesday that a government shutdown could be avoided despite an approaching deadline and a lingering disagreement over changes to the state's largest health insurer the governor has sought but lawmakers oppose.