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What Happens When a Wetland is No Longer Wet?

Sandy dumped a bunch of sand on a protected wetland and now the owner wants to build on it.

New Flood-Plain Building Will Need to Consider Sea Level Rise

President Obama issued an executive order on Friday directing all government agencies handing out federal aid to incorporate stricter building requirements.

The Problem Obamacare Was Supposed to Fix

The Affordable Care Act provides for drug treatment. But finding a bed in rehab is still a problem. 

Fresh Off Well-Received Iowa Trip, Christie Forms PAC for Presidential Run

Gov. Christie didn't pander to his audience at a conservative gathering over the weekend. Well, not exactly.

Bon Jovi, Jerry Jones & Chris Christie

Christie has made conflicting statements about when he met the owner of the Dallas Cowboys. Here's why it's important.

The YouTube Governor, Decoded

This is how Christie and his team built his nationally-minded brand.

Cuba Announcement Continues to Send Ripples Through New Jersey

If you think Washington is divided over Obama's new Cuba policy, check out how much disagreement there is between Cuban-Americans and their relatives back home.  

Call for Return of Chesimard Complicated by Murky Case

Debate continues over Black Liberation Army member convicted in 1979 for the murder of a New Jersey state trooper.  

Christie's 'State of the State' Speech Nods at State of the Nation

The New Jersey Governor highlighted the accomplishments of his five years in office while beginning his pivot towards a national audience.

Watch Live: Chris Christie's State of the State Address

In this year's speech, Christie is expected to make a case before the national media about why his success in New Jersey makes him a good candidate for the Presidency. Stream it here.

Camden Gets Its Close-Up in Christie's 'Our Dreams' Video

Chris Christie puts out a video trailer for his State of the State address that strikes themes he is expected to use for a presidential run: bipartisan support and urban solutions. 

Over 40 and the Casino Job Is Gone

The loss of more than 8,000 casino jobs in Atlantic City this year has been hardest on workers who've spent decades in the gaming industry.

Christie Goes To Football Game, Ignites Twitter, Draws Ethics Questions

Chris Christie went to a Dallas Cowboys game, people went nuts, and now there's ethics questions swirling around the administration.

New Jersey's Hispanic Voters Divided Over Governor Chris Christie

Governor Christie's courtship of Latino voters has taken him as far as Puebla, Mexico, where tens of thousands of Passaic, NJ, residents trace their families back to.

Mr. Norcross Goes to Washington

Donald Norcross, New Jersey's newest representative in Congress, is the brother of the most powerful person in New Jersey who has never run for office.

The Piece of Paper Standing in the Way of This Man and His Home

Some 9,000 New Jersey residents have been approved for Sandy aid, but fewer than 300 have gotten funding and completed construction on their homes. 

NJ Sen. Menendez Helps Barred Ecuadorean Enter U.S.

Menendez lobbied Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to obtain a visa for the daughter of donors to the Democratic Party.

Does Bush Candidacy Push Christie to 2016 Sidelines?

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush says he will "actively explore" a 2016 run for president.

When It Comes to Red Light Cameras, NJ's Numbers Don't Add Up

Red light cameras across New Jersey have gone dark for now. Local officials across the state want to bring them back, but Trenton's past fumbling of the program could doom its future.

President Obama Meets Troops, Governor Christie at New Jersey Base

President Obama flew to a New Jersey military base Monday to speak to service members about the end of combat operations in Afghanistan.