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Menendez, Booker Call For Mandatory Sleep Apnea Testing For Train Engineers

HOBOKEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — After federal investigators cited sleep apnea as the primary cause in recent Hoboken and Brooklyn train crashes, U.S. Sens. Robert Menendez and Cory Booker (D-New Jersey) demanded that apnea testing be made mandatory. 305 more words


Seven Counts Tossed In Sen. Menendez Corruption Case

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A judge on Wednesday granted a request to acquit U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and a longtime friend on seven of the corruption charges against them, altering the complexion of their pending retrial after the first trial ended in a hung jury last fall. 546 more words


Menendez Kicks Off Puerto Rican Relief Effort As Corruption Trial Continues

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) is fighting for his political life in a federal corruption trial, but that has not stopped him from working his regular retail politics. 165 more words


When a scandal isn't...

Is when it involves a Democrat.   You could,  like NBC just did,  claim Sen. Robert Menendez is  a Republican,  but apparently  Big Media finds it so much easier to simply ignore the fact that the New Jersey senator is on… 79 more words

Attorneys Spar Over What To Ask Jurors Ahead Of Menendez Trial

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Attorneys in the corruption case against U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) sparred Friday over a questionnaire for potential jurors.

Prosecutors urged the judge not to include questions probing whom jurors voted for or how they felt about Menendez’s stand on issues like the Iran nuclear deal. 507 more words