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Will Doherty’s Early Trump Endorsement Help Potential Guv Chances?

State Senator Mike Doherty (R-23) endorsed Donald Trump for president in October of 2015, back when pundits and many in the Republican establishment imagined that his candidacy was nothing more than just a passing fad, a trend that would come to an end before the presidential contest got serious. 1,278 more words

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Imagine all the islands: Kevin Barry on basing his new novel on John Lennon trivia

Kevin Barry’s novel City of Bohane, set in a low-tech 2053, was hailed in all quarters as an original debut, and when it won one of the world’s richest literary prizes, he felt no pressure to follow it up with more of the same. 1,017 more words

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5 Possible Republican Candidates for Governor in 2017

Though the next gubernatorial election is still two years away, there has already been significant talk of who will run. On the Democratic side, there are several candidates—Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, Former Ambassador Phil Murphy and Senate President Sweeney among them—who seem to be lining themselves up to vie for the position. 740 more words

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The Girl by any other pen

David Lagercrantz wrote The Girl in the Spider’s Web, the sequel to Stieg Larsson’s Millennium trilogy, in secret, on a computer disconnected from the web. 954 more words

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