{FD} Christie allies got promotions, raises at troubled NJ transit agency: report

New Jersey Transit, the agency that operates state-run bus and rail lines, reportedly promoted 10 employees connected to Gov. Chris Christie‘s administration — and even gave raises to some as the agency struggled to fund its operations.

{FD} Rutgers announces punishment for professor accused of making anti-Semitic remarks

A Rutgers University professor accused of posting anti-Semitic rants on his Facebook page will lose his role as a director and will no longer be allowed to teach required classes, the school announced.

{FD} Menendez corruption and bribery case ends in mistrial: What to know

After the jury again informed the judge they could not reach a decision, a federal judge declared a mistrial in Sen. Bob Menendez’s corruption and bribery trial.

{FD} Murphy win in New Jersey boosts Dem chances of holding Menendez seat if senator is convicted

Democrat Phil Murphy’s victory in the New Jersey gubernatorial race Tuesday has bolstered his party’s chances of holding the seat currently occupied by Bob Menendez – in the event the sitting senator is convicted on corruption charges and leaves office.