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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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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 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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5 Shot Dead, Including 4 Marines, at Tennessee Military Recruiting Centers [UPDATED]

A gunman opened fire Thursday morning at two military recruiting centers in Chattanooga, Tennessee, killing four Marines before police shot and killed the alleged shooter. The names of those involved have not been released at this time.

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Study – Cell phone notifications may be a dangerous distraction

We have all heard a lot about distracted driving. But a new study suggests our brain may be distracted from a task by a sound or a vibration, even if we try to ignore it.  

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Governor Chris Christie announces his run for President
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Why didn’t Christie get a bump in the latest presidential poll?

Most political pundits predicted Gov. Chris Christie would get a bump in national polls just after he formally launched his presidential campaign on June 30. In fact, the opposite happened, according to a recent poll.

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