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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference in Philadelphia, Friday, June 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Christie has done little to reform pensions, NJ residents say

A new poll out Tuesday reveals the vast majority of New Jerseyans think Gov. Chris Christie should have made a full payment into the public employees' pension system, despite his administration successfully arguing that a law he signed, requiring the complete payment, was unconstitutional.

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FBI seeks to identify online predator’s victims

A convicted online predator is serving a 105-year prison sentence for his role in an extortion scheme to produce child pornography, but officials are still on the lookout for hundreds of his victims.

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Clock is ticking on NJ’s casino expansion

The deadline is in early August for the New Jersey legislature to approve a resolution asking voters, this November, if they want to amend the constitution to allow casinos outside of Atlantic City. If that doesn't happen, the question could not go on the ballot until 2016.

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Few deaths on NJ highways this July 4th

The New Jersey State Police report that it was a relatively safe Fourth of July weekend on Garden State highways and other roads.

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Obnoxious renters, party houses causing trouble at the shore

Some New Jersey shore towns call them animal houses. To others, they are party houses. In any case, they are not welcome, but they continue to be an obstacle for officials who are looking to maintain a welcoming environment for visitors.

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Looking for a job? What industries in NJ are hiring?

While New Jersey's economy has seen improvement in recent months, the state's unemployment rate continues to trail the nation. In May, the state added 12,200 jobs, but the unemployment rate held steady at 6.5 percent. Nationally, the unemployment rate was 5.5 percent for the month of May.

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Middlesex County offering incentives for EMT, fire volunteers

In an effort to thank emergency volunteers and recruit new ones, Middlesex County has started an incentive program that offers discounts for firefighters and EMTs at local businesses along with tuition credits at the county college.

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Tap water trouble in Island Heights

If you live in Island Heights, check the water running from your taps. If it's discolored, borough police want to hear from you.

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Christie Administration seeks to open more LMI Superstorm rebuilding funds

Superstorm survivors inthe Low To Moderate Income (LMI) Homeowners, functioning with $40 million in federal funds, would have access to another $29 million, under policy changes proposed by the Christie Administration.

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Amber Alert Canceled for NJ Boy

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