Hillary Clinton – ‘It’s official,’ advisor says, she’s ‘running for president’
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton jumped back into presidential politics on Sunday, as a top adviser announced her much-awaited second campaign for the White House.
Fishing boat runs aground of Point Pleasant Beach
POINT PLEASANT BEACH (AP) — No one was injured when a commercial fishing boat ran aground off Point Pleasant Beach.
Woman seriously burned in fire at Toms River nursing home
TOMS RIVER (AP) — A woman was seriously burned when a fire broke out in her room at a Jersey Shore nursing home.
New Jersey senators, congressmen denounce drilling proposal
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey's U.S. senators and two congressmen have denounced a White House draft proposal that would authorize drilling in the Atlantic Ocean.
Eight Charged Following Raids on alleged NJ Heroin Mills
Eight people were arrested after two alleged high-volume heroin mills were shuttered by authorities in northern New Jersey.
US review of ISIS video confirms American’s death
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) -- The White House on Sunday confirmed the death of U.S. aid worker Peter Kassig, a former soldier who tried to help wounded Syrians caught in a brutal civil war but ended up dying himself at the hands of Islamic State militants.
US: New Jersey made errors in post-Sandy contract
The federal government says New Jersey did not run afoul of any regulations when Gov. Chris Christie starred in ads that promoted the shore in the summer after Superstorm Sandy hit the state.
Defiant IRS head, skeptical GOP interrogators
WASHINGTON (AP) — A defiant head of the IRS is refusing to apologize for lost emails that might shed light on the tax agency's targeting of tea party and other groups.
Taliban Video Shows Handover of Bergdahl
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Taliban have released a video showing the handover of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to U.S. forces in eastern Afghanistan.
Obama: Congress Consulted on Exchange
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended his decision to release five Afghan detainees from Guantanamo Bay in exchange for freeing an American soldier, saying his administration had consulted with Congress about that possibility "for some time."