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Violence, Assault Victims Entitled to Unpaid Leave [AUDIO]

Victims of domestic violence and sexual assault can get the help they need without affecting their employment, under a New Jersey law that kicked in this month.

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Lakewood school bus
Lakewood school bus (TheLakewoodScoop.com)
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Lakewood Schools Deal with Major Budget Shortfall [AUDIO]

Lakewood school district is facing an almost four million dollar shortfall after suffering some unexpected expenses and a spike of students needing buses.

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Joe Raedle, Getty Images
Joe Raedle, Getty Images
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Obamacare Open Enrollment Begins Today [VIDEO/AUDIO]

If you are one of the 900,000 in New Jersey without health insurance, today is the day you can start signing up for the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare.

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A Capitol Hill Police officer passes by the Ohio Clock which shows the time has just passed midnight on the Senate side of the U.S. Capitol
A Capitol Hill Police officer passes by the Ohio Clock which shows the time has just passed midnight on the Senate side of the U.S. Capitol (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Deadline Passes for Federal Shutdown [VIDEO]

Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a long-running dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law stalled a temporary funding bill, forcing about 800,000 federal workers off the job and suspending most non-essential federal programs and services.

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Leading Democrats discuss gay marriage ruling at the State House.  (Photo by Kevin McArdle, Townsquare Media)
Leading Democrats discuss gay marriage ruling at the State House. (Photo by Kevin McArdle, Townsquare Media)
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NJ’s Senate Dems Three-Pronged Plan to Legalize Gay Marriage [POLL/AUDIO]

Friday a judge ruled that gay couples must be allowed to legally marry in the Garden State beginning Oct. 21.

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A swan swims near the flooded home in Barnegat Bay
A swan swims near the flooded home in Barnegat Bay (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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Sandy Nightmare Still Exists for Some NJ Residents [AUDIO]

If you were looking to hear how New Jersey is "Stronger than the Storm," yesterday's joint hearing of the State Senate and Assembly Environment Committees was not the place for you.

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Beach dunes (Christopher Furlong, Getty Images)
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Some Shore Residents Still Fighting Dune Projects [AUDIO]

Amidst a decision by the Governor to declare an Executive Order allowing the construction of dunes on property even where easements weren't signed, and the state's decision to award a one dollar settlement to the Harvey Cedars couple who sued over obstructed views, the attorney for the couple says both rulings will not deter his clients.

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Measure Would Block NJ Phone Companies From Abandoning Landlines [AUDIO]

Phone companies in New Jersey eager to replace traditional copper lines with wireless systems will have to wait until the kinks are worked out if a bill proposed by Central Jersey Assemblyman Daniel Benson is passed.

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Andrew Burton, Getty Images
Andrew Burton, Getty Images
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Post Office Asks for Three Cent Stamp Hike [AUDIO]

The financially struggling Postal Service wants to raise the price of stamps three cents, to 49 cents for a first class mark.

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Post-Seaside Heights boardwalk fire
Post-Seaside Heights boardwalk fire (Ocean County Signal)
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Questions Remain About Seaside Boardwalk Fire [AUDIO]

Over 50 businesses remain charred to bits after this month's fire on the Seaside Boardwalk, however, more questions remain about the circumstances which caused the fire.

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Governor Chris Christie waves to students on the beach after officially opening the newly rebuilt boardwalk in Belmar, N.J. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)
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Maybe NJ Isn’t Stronger than the Storm [AUDIO]

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and business owners at the Jersey Shore did and are doing all they can to convince people that the state is "Stronger than the Storm," but it's not working as well as they would have liked.

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Should NJ ban trash talking in high school sports?
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Trash Talking Ban Nabs 20 High School Athletes [AUDIO]

Implemented in June, this is the first academic year since a trash talking ban was put into effect on high school athletes in New Jersey.

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