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  • Christie-Backed Housing to Flood Rail With Tunnel Killed

    All that Courtney Belton really wants is a seat and on-time arrivals as she commutes aboard a New Jersey Transit train. The Northeast Corridor, the busiest U.S. rail line, doesn’t always accommodate.

  • N.J. Democrats Struggle to Crawl Out From Booker’s Shadow

    Newark Mayor Cory Booker dabbed sweat beading his forehead, standing outside a home in New Jersey’s biggest city this week as he called for action to ease foreclosures. Then the three other Democratic contenders in a shortened U.S. Senate primary each got a chance to speak.

  • Christie Riles Black Leaders With Comments on Schools Bill

    Governor Chris Christie angered Democrats and black leaders who say he unnecessarily injected race into his comments about fixing public schools during his first town-hall meeting in Paterson, New Jersey.

  • Ex-New Jersey Nets Player Tate George Charged in $2 Million Ponzi Scheme

    Tate George, a former player for the National Basketball Association’s New Jersey Nets and Milwaukee Bucks, was charged with running a $2 million Ponzi scheme that targeted ex-professional athletes.

  • Sarah Charlesworth Leaves Magic Images, Beloved Garden

    The news of Sarah Charlesworth’s sudden death sent me back to October last year, when I visited the artist in her 19th-century house in Falls Village, Connecticut.

  • Apple Retreats to the Suburbs

    Apple Inc.’s stunning new Campus 2 in Cupertino, California, will be one of Steve Jobs’ lasting legacies when completed in 2015. For better or worse, he was thinking differently to the end, striving for geographic self- sufficiency even as many other high-technology enterprises across the country were starting to return to city life. Will this approach, and the complex that embodies it, renew Apple’s culture of excellence or retard it?

  • Christie Calls 2013 Election to Fill Lautenberg’s Seat

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a Republican seeking a second term in November, called for a special election in October to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by yesterday’s death of Frank Lautenberg.

  • Lenders Must Be Named in Foreclosures, New Jersey Court Rules

    New Jersey’s Supreme Court ruled that the lender must be named in documents indicating a bank’s intention to foreclose on a mortgage before a residential property can be seized.

  • New Jersey Lawmakers Plan Override Vote on Christie Millionaire-Tax Veto

    Democrats in New Jersey’s state Assembly plan an attempt to override Governor Chris Christie ’s veto of a measure extending an income-tax surcharge on incomes of more than $1 million, Speaker Sheila Oliver said.

  • Lautenberg Seeks Private Partner for Halted Tunnel

    U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg , a New Jersey Democrat, said he contacted a “major New York City-based finance firm” for help in funding the commuter-rail tunnel project canceled last week by Governor Chris Christie .

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