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Navy To Name New Submarine USS New Jersey

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A U.S. military submarine in the process of being built will be named the USS New Jersey, the Navy announced Sunday. 217 more words


Eye Doctor Charged With Sen. Menendez Now Indicted In Florida Fraud Scheme

MIAMI (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Florida doctor charged in a corruption case along with U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) was indicted in his home state Tuesday in a 76-count Medicare fraud scheme. 176 more words


Embattled Menendez Says He Will Be 'Vindicated' By Facts

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Sen. Robert Menendez is continuing to speak out against corruption charges leveled against him this month.

Menendez went on “Fox News Sunday” with host Chris Wallace and reiterated that he’s innocent and will be vindicated when all the facts come out. 101 more words


Senator Indicted on Federal Corruption Charges

Originally published on April 2, 2015, at NationofChange.org

Federal prosecutors indicted Sen. Robert Menendez on corruption charges on Wednesday for allegedly accepting lavish gifts and contributions in exchange for political favors. 519 more words

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Senator Robert Menendez indicted on corruption charges in New Jersey

Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey has been accused with trading trading political help for assorted benefits from a Florida eye doctor. The opthalmologist, Dr. Salomon Melgen, allegedly bestowed campaign contributions, plane rides and gifts upon Menendez over the course of their long relationship. 588 more words


Both parties irate over Iran nuke deal

Both Demonrats and Republicans are irate over the latest leaks coming from the Iran nuke talks. If reports are true, “then we are not inching closer to Iran’s negotiating position, but leaping toward it with both feet,” charged Sen. 808 more words

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NJ Democratic Lawmakers Push To Make Hudson-Bergen Light Rail A Reality

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Standing in the street between railroad tracks and Englewood City Hall, lawmakers would like to see the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail live up to its name. 172 more words