Tag Archives: New Jersey

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NYC Terror Attack: Truck Plows Into Pedestrians, Kills 8

By New York Post

A terrorist in a rental truck sped for nearly a mile down a popular bike-only path in lower Manhattan on Tuesday

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A New Jersey Town Seeks To Stop Orthodox Jews From Moving In, Lawsuit Claims

By Daily News

A  New Jersey town has introduced hateful and highly discriminatory new rules

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No Tricks, No Treats: Florida Human Trafficking And Online Prostitution Sting Yields 277 Arrests; Including Doctors And Cops

By Wavy.com

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — A week-long undercover sting targeting human trafficking and online prostitution

CDC Releases New Map Of States With The Most Sexually Transmitted Infections

By Backgroundchecks.org

Since we first looked at the data, the CDC has published new findings,

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Even As U.S. Reports Economic Upturns, Over 50 Million Still Live In Poverty

By Financial Times
More than 50m Americans live in districts that are mired in a “deep ongoing recession”,

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Private Prisons Are Facing A Class-Action Lawsuit For Violating Anti-Slavery Laws For The First Time In History

By Alternative Media Syndicate

This past summer, President Obama’s Department of Justice was directed to stop using private prisons. Besides having notoriously inhumane conditions, the private prison industry doesn’t really save taxpayers money—it just generates money for people who are in bed with private prisons.

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Keep Black Kids From Running Away By Not Beating Them

By Washington Post

Last month, a rumor that more than 500 mostly black and Latino children from the District of Columbia had been abducted and sold into sex slavery went viral on social media.

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Pennsylvania Hospital’s First Female Neurosurgeon Is A Muslim Mother of Four

By Philly Voice

Dr. Zarina Ali loves the exhilaration she feels when scrubbing into brain or spine surgery knowing she has a chance to make a big difference in life and death situations for her patients.

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Muslim Teen Writes ‘#BlackLivesMatter’ 100 Times on Stanford Application, Gets Accepted 

By Huffington Post

In answer to the question “What matters to you, and why?”

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A School In New Jersey Apologizes After Slave Auction Poster Assignment

By ABC 7

Posters for slave auctions created by fifth-graders have been removed from the wall of a New Jersey elementary school hallway after some parents questioned the assignment.

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Beating Children Won’t Save Black America

By NY Times

“This is gonna hurt me more than it hurts you.”

My black, middle-class adoptive mother often grumbled these words as she prepared to whup me for getting dirty, mouthing off, rolling my eyes, telling lies or any number of other childhood misbehaviors.

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Cuban Doctors Are Doing The Most To Help Haiti

By Independent

They are the real heroes of the Haitian earthquake disaster,

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Good news for homeowners facing foreclosure! New program can help you

By EurWeb

On April 14 and in an effort to help troubled homeowners keep their homes, the

Rutgers Newark Campus - Labeled for Reuse

Rutgers-Newark offering free tuition, housing to select students

By Adam Clark

Low-income Newark students and county college graduates have a new way attend Rutgers tuition-free. 

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NJ police no longer need search warrant in traffic stop

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WOODBRIDGE – The New Jersey Supreme Court has put back into place an older standard for warrantless searches by police during car stops.

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Kids in 11 N.J. cities have higher lead levels than Flint

TRENTON – Young children in 11 cities and two counties in New Jersey have higher levels of lead in their blood than children in Flint,

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 06: Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman, D-N.J., attends a news conference in the Capitol Visitor Center to oppose efforts to defund women's health care, January 6, 2016. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

CBC Message To America: Don’t Play Politics With The Health Of Black Women

Written By NewsOne Staff, brought to you by Congressional Black Caucus

Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) delivered this week’s CBC Message To America and spoke about protecting women’s rights to quality health care.

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Stripper ‘manipulated HBO executive into leaving her his life savings’

By The Daily Mail 

A 31-year-old stripper has been accused of seducing a lonely HBO executive into leaving her his life savings, just six months after they met at a strip club in Atlantic City.

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Minimum Wage Going Up In 14 States At Start Of 2016

If you’re among the country’s lowest earners, you may be ringing in the new year with a pay hike.

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Nurse puts dozens of people lives in jeopardy after reusing syringes

By WGN TV

Dozens of people are being tested for hepatitis and HIV after authorities say a nurse reused a syringe.