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Jersey City, NJ 07302, USA

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New Jersey detective acquitted in Maryland highway shooting

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:28:19 -0700

A jury has found a New Jersey detective not guilty in the slaying of a driver during an alleged road-rage incident. Joseph Walker, 41, an investigator for the Hudson County, New Jersey, prosecutor's office, was found not guilty on all counts on Wednesday in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court. He had been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Joseph Harvey, 36, of Landsdowne.

Amazon ships first order from New Jersey

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:46:14 -0700

The world's biggest online retailer has shipped its first order from its new distribution center in New Jersey. The Interplak All-In-One Sonic Water Jet was sent from Robbinsville to an Amazon customer in New York. Amazon says it expects to employ more than 1,000 full-time employees at the 1 million-square-foot center just outside of Trenton.

Anastasia Britton and Ryan Hoffman joined high school students from across the U.S. to explore chemistry and careers ...

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:16:30 -0700

Program provides college credit to encourage continuing science education

Innophos Holdings, Inc. Declares Dividend Of $0.48 Per Share; Increases Rate By 20%

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:42:54 -0700

CRANBURY, N.J., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innophos Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPHS) today confirmed the details of a recently announced increase in its quarterly dividend to $0.48 per share of common stock declared by its Board of Directors.  The dividend will be payable on...

Report: George Washington Bridge to get fence to prevent suicides

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:30:44 -0700

As suicides approach record levels on span between NY and NJ, officials launch project to erect 9-foot fence to replace railing

Why public special education programs are flopping in NYC

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 04:16:57 -0700

NYC is now spending $200 million on private schools for special education.

Firefighters rescue crane operator

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:28:30 -0700

Firefighters in northern New Jersey rescued an Iowa man when his bucket crane buckled. Josh Lovell of Melcher, Iowa, was working on lights when the crane broke Tuesday.

Montclair State Adopts SAT/ACT-Optional Undergraduate Admission Policy

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:07:41 -0700

First Public University in New Jersey to Make Change for All Applicants (PRWeb July 29, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12056267.htm

NJ Gov. Chris Christie Set To Visit Oklahoma For GOP Fundraiser

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:30:35 -0700

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is planning a return trip to Oklahoma after a December ice storm forced him to cancel a scheduled appearance with Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin.

Ocean environmentalists wary of wind energy leases

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:21:08 -0700

By ADAM C. UZIALKO Staff Writer Local environmental advocates say plans to auction leases for 344,000 acres off the Jersey Shore for development of commercial wind energy systems should consider impacts on marine life and maritime resources. read more

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