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Hazy, hot and humid conditions continue in New Jersey
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Hazy, hot and humid conditions continue across New Jersey, with forecasters saying temperatures could break some records. A heat advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Friday for Mercer, Gloucester, Camden and northwest Burlington counties. The heat and humidity will combine to make it feel like ...
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Sherriff's deputy charged with threatening to shoot driver
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A New Jersey sheriff's deputy has been charged with pointing a gun at another driver during a fit of road rage in Philadelphia. A 25-year-old woman tells WPVI-TV a fellow driver cut her off on Interstate 95 and began driving alongside her. She says he then pulled ...
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Why was Philly trash dumped in South Jersey wildlife refuge?

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S. Jersey man to face murder trial in fatal shooting outside Cavanaugh's River Deck
A 23-year-old South Jersey man was held for trial Wednesday on murder and weapon offenses in connection with the July 24 shooting death of a man outside Cavanaugh's River Deck at Penn's Landing.
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Prosecutor: Officer justified in shooting South Jersey man during wild traffic stop
The driver crashed into a parked car and was shot as a Haddon Township officer then chased him on foot.
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Impresario has found the future -- in Camden's legendary musical past
Graham Alexander, of Haddonfield, envisions building a company to discover, nurture, and record talented newcomers, distribute their music in a variety of formats, and manufacture the turntables on which to play the vinyl versions of their work.
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Former Philly-area attorney, father accused of $13 million Ponzi scheme

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Snow isn’t only thing in short supply: Region still under drought watch
Precipitation totals down, “salt line” up.
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New Jersey girl donates 1,300 books to children's hospital
VOORHEES, N.J. — A 12-year-old New Jersey girl spent Valentine's Day delivering over 1,300 books donated to a children's hospital.Charlotte Olson tells the Courier-Post her original goal was to collect 1,000 children's books as a way to give back to her town of Voorhees.She started the book drive before Christmas, using social media, her family and church to help spread the word.
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Parents, daughter agree to drop college payment-tuition case
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man says he and his ex-wife are working to repair their relationship with their 23-year-old daughter after a state appeals court ruled the parents cannot be forced to pay her college tuition.
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Camden methadone clinic leaving downtown location
The corner, a parcel of prime real estate across from City Hall and a park, will be the new home of Rutgers University-Camden's School of Business.
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Suspect at large after man shot in fight following funeral
ELGIN, S.C. (AP) - Authorities in South Carolina are searching for a suspect who they say shot a man during a fight after a funeral. Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews tells news outlets that 22-year-old Quenterio Wilson was fighting with another man on the ground when he pulled out a ...
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Rutgers sowing seeds for a tastier, tangier tomato
The Rutgers250 tomato was so popular in its 2016 debut that the university ran out of seeds to distribute. This year, there's more in stock for home gardeners and it's now available for order.
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Camden man went from college dropout to White House intern
Rashan Prailow — onetime college dropout who worked his way back to Wall Street and the White House — visited Camden Monday at an event honoring 22 high school students who have worked to get their grades on track despite obstacles such as homelessness, teenage parenthood, and family traumas.
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Camden County sisters tried to scam Geico and got caught, authorities say
They lied about which one was involved in a car accident, and then sought thousands of dollars to cover medical bills, authorities said.
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Man dies after fire in mob attorney's Cherry Hill home
Authorities are still investigating what ignited the blaze at the home of Joseph Santaguida, who has defended reputed Philadelphia mobsters such as Joseph “Mousie” Massimino and Joseph "Skinny Joey" Merlino.
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Riordan: In Camden, 'Michael Doyle Lane' honors a champion of the city
Father Doyle was called an angel and a hero, an inspiration and a visionary as a street block was renamed after him.
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Victim of fire in mob attorney’s Cherry Hill home suffered ‘substantial injuries’
The victim's identity was not released. The home belongs to Joseph Santaguida, who has defended reputed Philadelphia mobsters such as Joseph “Mousie” Massimino and Joseph "Skinny Joey" Merlino.
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NJ state worker charged with child porn
A 64-year-old Camden County man was arrested Thursday on charges of possession of child pornography at his job as a New Jersey state employee, prosecutors said.
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How a project aided by Campbell's will fight local hunger
For each portion of hot cereal sold, another is donated to food banks feeding the hungry in South Jersey and Philadelphia.
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Woodrow Wilson High coaches and players take a knee during anthem
Woodrow Wilson High School football coach Preston Brown told his players before Saturday's season opener that he planned to take a knee during the national anthem.
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