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The FBI is using social media to help catch criminals. (Maxim Kostenko, ThinkStock)
The FBI is using social media to help catch criminals. (Maxim Kostenko, ThinkStock)
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How the FBI is using social media to solve crimes

The Federal Bureau of Investigation used to reach out to the public and ask for help in solving crimes by posting "most wanted" posters in Post Offices across New Jersey, but a new effort is under way to connect with people in a different way.

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Gen Z workers are most interested in work-life balance. (Catherine Yeulet, ThinkStock)
Gen Z workers are most interested in work-life balance. (Catherine Yeulet, ThinkStock)
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Is your company ready for Generation Z?

According to a new survey, work-life balance is of primary concern to members of "Generation Z," the generation following on the heels of millennials.

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What you should know about selfies

Right at this very moment, thousands of teenagers are taking a 'selfie' with their phones or tablets. The trend has exploded over recent years, enough to get 'selfie' in the Merriam-Webster dictionary, but experts are sending out a warning - don't let this habit get out of hand.

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(Gunnar Pippel, ThinkStock)
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The average driver hasn’t switched insurance carriers in a decade

A new survey finds most drivers have not changed their auto insurance carrier for the last 12 years.  

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Rep. Scott Garrett on the House floor
Rep. Scott Garrett on the House floor (CSPAN)
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Fair Tax Supporters Keep Momentum Going

It's been a little more than a month since New Jersey Congressman Scott Garrett became the first Representative in the Northeast to co-sponsor the Fair Tax bill, and local supporters are keeping that momentum going.

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photo from mafmc.org
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Proposed Cut to Summer Flounder Quota could Devastate the Jersey Shore’s Fishing Industry

A proposed 43 percent reduction to the summer flounder quota could have a devastating economic impact on the Jersey Shore's Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industry, according to Tom Fote, Legislative Chairman for the Jersey Coast Anglers Association.

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Over half of Americans losing sleep over financial worries, says study

Are your financial obligations keeping you up at night?

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NJ Governor Chris Christie Speaks At A Startup Accelerator In Iowa
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie leaves a campaign event on June 12, 2015 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Political pundits – It’s critical for Christie to be in first debate

As New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie continues to struggle in the latest round of presidential polls, three local political pundits said it's imperative for him to have a place in next month's upcoming debate to be considered a serious contender for the White House.

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Tips for parents looking for babysitters this summer. (Dennis Tokarzewski, ThinkStock)
Tips for parents looking for babysitters this summer. (Dennis Tokarzewski, ThinkStock)
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What parents should know when choosing a babysitter

School may be out for the summer, but many parents in New Jersey and across the country do not have the luxury of taking a couple months off while their children are home. While some send their youngsters to summer camp, others opt for a babysitter. However, finding a good, responsible person to look after your children is not always easy.

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James Holmes verdict announced
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James Holmes Found Guilty in Colorado Movie Theater Shooting Case; Could Face Death Penalty

A jury has found James Holmes guilty on charges that he shot and killed 12 people at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, on July 20, 2012.

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