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Study: Most Millennials Worry They're Unprepared For Unexpected Medical Costs

A study by Cigna, one of the nation's largest insurance companies, shows that six out of ten millennials worry they're unprepared for unexpected medical costs.  Cigna's Jim Boyman says many millennials play Russian roulette with their health by failing to sign up for voluntary benefits in their workplace.  He says most Americans, not just millennials,…

New Jersey Contractor Charged With Sandy Fraud

New Jersey's attorney general and the Division of Consumer Affairs are filing a complaint alleging that a contractor making repairs to homes damaged during Hurricane Sandy used deceptive practices to obtain more than one-point-three-million dollars in federal relief funds.  Officials say The McAllister Building Group of Somers Point took money from people to renovate, rebuild…

Defense Begins In NJ U.S. Senator Bob Menendez Corruption Trial

The defense has begun presenting its case in the Bob Menendez corruption trial.  It suffered a major blow yesterday after a federal judge refused to drop charges against the New Jersey senator after considering arguments about a U.S. Supreme Court ruling narrowing the definition of bribery.  The senator denies all charges, claiming prosecutors are deliberately…

Police Investigate Sexual Assault On RU Campus

Police in New Brunswick are investigating a reported sexual assault on the campus of Rutgers University.  According to police, a female student told officials that she was in her room on the College Avenue campus on Friday afternoon with the door open, when a man she didn't know came in and began to kiss and…

Officials: 241 Bears Killed In 2017 New Jersey Bear Hunt

After days of protests by animal rights advocates, the 2017 New Jersey bear hunt is over.  Officials with the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife say hunters killed a total of 241 bears in the six-day hunt that ended on Saturday.  That's down from 562 bears that were killed at the same time a…

Menendez Trial Continues Today

New Jersey U.S. Senator Bob Menendez is back in court today and he may get bribery charges against him thrown out. A judge heard arguments last week over a recent change in the definition of bribery. Defense lawyers for Menendez pointed to a Supreme Court ruling in a separate public corruption trial last year that…

Students Plan Walkout Over NJ Teacher Saying "Speak American"

Students at a North Jersey high school are planning a walkout today after a teacher told Spanish-speaking students that soldiers are fighting for your right to "Speak American." The Cliffside Park High School teacher was caught on cellphone video last week, a 26-second recording that has since gone viral. In it, you can see students…

Former VP Biden Speaks At Rutgers

  Former Vice President Joe Biden met with students at Rutgers University Thursday.  He discussed his national campaign to end sexual assault on college campuses.  Biden encouraged male and female students to step up and take a stand against the culture surrounding sexual violence.  The campaign was launched three years ago after recommendations from the…