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Christie Trumpsplains His Candidate's 'Riot'

Christie, in his new role translating Trump to the masses, says Trump wasn't inciting violence. 

Atlantic City Mayor Calls State Takeover Plan a 'Dictatorship'

The Republican Mayor says the state's proposed takeover of Atlantic City's finances violates the civil and constitutional rights of residents, and sets a dangerous precedent.

$13 Million In Bridgegate Fees, With $10 Million for Christie's Lawyers

Bills for a digital forensics firm dating to 2014 were released Friday night.

Questions Swirl Around Deaths of Politically-Prominent Couple

A county prosecutor steps down after coming under criticism for his handling of the criminal probe into the death of John and Joyce Sheridan 18 months ago.

Christie Opposes Democrats' Pension Proposal in Budget Address

In his first public appearance since dropping out the presidential race, the Governor says a Democratic plan to pay for pensions will wreck the New Jersey economy.  

Chris Christie Ends White House Bid

The New Jersey governor ends his campaign after a disappointing finish in New Hampshire.

Chris Christie and New Hampshire: 10 Things That Went Wrong

Bridgegate, Donald Trump and a weak ground game all contributed to Chris Christie's sixth-place finish.

Five Years and Squat for Christie in Iowa

Christie spent 42 days over five years in Iowa, all to finish second-to-last in the Iowa caucuses. 

Wall Street Turns Off the Spigot for Anti-Gay New Jersey Congressman

Rep. Scott Garrett has been a benefactor of the financial industry's largesse. But his views are costing him Wall St. cash, and might imperil his reelection.

Fact checkers keep slamming Christie's campaign trail statements

Tough week for Christie and mistruths.

NJ Psychology Practice Revealed Patients’ Mental Disorders in Debt Lawsuits

Short Hills Associates in Clinical Psychology disclosed the diagnoses and treatments of patients, including minors, in court papers.

Why Northeast Priorities Take a Backseat in Congress

New York, New Jersey and Connecticut lawmakers often have to fight for local needs — even popular ones.

Casinos, Guns & Pension Funds: NJ's Legislative Session Winds Down

NJ lawmakers move to pass a variety of measures to expand gambling to North Jersey and stabilize the state's shaky pension fund as the legislative session winds down.

Christie's Bridgegate Lawyers Engaged in 'Gamesmanship,' Judge Says

Federal Judge Susan Wigenton said taxpayers were promised a transparent investigation and instead got "opacity."

Christie's Bridgegate Lawyer Is Raising Money For 'Christie 2016' Presidential Bid

An attorney for the taxpayer-funded internal investigation that exonerated Governor Christie is holding a fundraiser in Los Angeles. 

Dirty Little Secrets: Leaky Tanks Cause Big Headaches for NJ Homeowners

The price tag for dealing with tainted soil at a home in Teaneck has cost $600,000 — and the property is still polluted with leaked heating oil.

Dirty Little Secrets: New Jersey’s Poorest Live Surrounded by Contamination

An investigation by WNYC finds most of the state’s poorest residents are living within a mile of a contaminated site, and there's no plan in place to clean it up.

Dirty Little Secrets: New Jersey Is Just a Storm Away from a Major Toxic Mess

Despite toxic spills during Sandy, New Jersey has done little to require oil and gas companies to prepare for rising sea levels and storms. And that inevitably spells trouble. 

Why Does Lead Poisoning Still Afflict Tens of Thousands of Kids in New Jersey?

Childhood lead poisoning is entirely preventable, but it lingers in the Garden State.

New Jersey Democrats Fail To Override Christie Gun Veto

Republican lawmakers switched their vote on a gun control measure that passed both houses of the legislature unanimously in June.