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Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour coming to MetLife Stadium in 2022. See dates

Elton John's Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour leads back to New Jersey for one last time. Here's tour dates and how to get tickets.        [Author: Asbury Park Press]
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Trump will travel to the US-Mexico border with a group of House Republicans next week, per report

Former President Donald Trump participates in a ceremony commemorating the 200th mile of border wall at the international border with Mexico in San Luis, Arizona, June 23, 2020. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Trump will travel to the US-Mexico border next Wednesday with a group of House Republicans. The former president's trip comes amid GOP attacks on the Biden administration over its border policies. Trump made immigration a central issue of his campaign and administration. See more ...
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Opinion: I can't forgive the people who won't admit my partner, Brian Sicknick, was a hero

In late 2008, while on a popular dating site, I received a message in my inbox from a good-looking, dark-haired man with gorgeous blue eyes saying, "Hi, how are you?" I responded, and before I knew it, we were chatting regularly for weeks. He told me that he used to be in the Air National Guard, was originally from New Jersey, and was nearing the end of his training to be a US Capitol Police Officer. It was Brian D. Sicknick.
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United States: Telemedicine And The End Of New Jersey's Public Health Emergency - Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti

As noted in our June 9, 2021 Health Care Law Update, Governor Murphy signed A5820 into law, ending the COVID‑19 public health emergency. With the exception of fourteen executive orders specifically...
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NJ Lawmakers Advance $46.4B Budget, up 15% Over Last Year

New Jersey lawmakers have advanced a record $46.4 billion budget, a 15% increase over last year.
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Why Sparks has spent 50 years making famous fans of Beck, Neil Gaiman, ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic and more

By Dan DeLuca There’s a scene in “The Sparks Brothers,” director Edgar Wright’s movie about the hugely influential art-pop duo Ron and Russell Mael, in which the siblings are asked why they had never before agreed to do a documentary film about their fabulously unpredictable 50-year-plus career. “We didn’t want to do the standard documentary full of talking heads,” says Ron Mael, the brother with the mustache who’s the band’s principal songwriter. His singing sibling Russell concurs: “It would b...
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NJ Lawmakers Weigh $46.4B Budget, up 15% Over Last Year

New Jersey lawmakers unveiled a record $46.4 billion budget, a 15% increase over last year.
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After clashing over 'Indigenous Peoples' Day,' a New Jersey school district is adding holiday names back to its school calendar

A New Jersey school board has voted to overturn a decision that took all holiday names off the district calendar, following conflict over an earlier decision to refer to Columbus Day as "Indigenous Peoples' Day."
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The New York City mayor's job is a poisoned chalice that consumes the individual who wins it. That's why it's the best election.

Posters for competing candidates for the New York City mayoral election decorate the walls of CBS studios before the second televised debate on June 10, 2021 in New York City, New York. Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis/Getty Images The New York City mayoral primary is absurd, because the NYC mayoralty is absurd. The mayor of New York is doomed in most if not all future political endeavours. The position consumes the individual who holds it, rendering them useless for higher office. This is an op...
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'Brazen abduction': New Jersey server taken by group who didn't pay $70 bill, police say

A Nifty Fifty's server confronted a group who didn't pay their $70 bill. She ended up in their car, where police say she was assaulted.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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RESULTS: New York City mayoral primaries use ranked-choice voting for the first time

Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images; David Dee Delgado/Getty Images; Spencer Platt/Getty Images; Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider New York City voters are selecting Democratic and Republican nominees for mayor. New York is using ranked-choice voting for the first time, so the winner may not be known for weeks. Eric Adams had the strongest finish in the race's limited public polling. See more stories on Insider's business page. Ne...
Tags: Politics, New York, Voting, Politico, New York City, Trends, Getty Images, Maine, New York Times, New Jersey, Bill De Blasio, Wiley, Republican, Democratic, Eric Adams, Adams

NJ school board slammed as 'arrogant and incompetent,' reverses decision to remove holiday names from calendar

A New Jersey school board has reversed plans to remove all holiday names from their school calendar after parents expressed outrage at...
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New Jersey city is replacing its Christopher Columbus statue with one honoring Harriet Tubman

The monument in Newark, New Jersey, is expected to be installed next summer in Washington Park, which will be renamed Tubman Square.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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After backlash, New Jersey school board reverses decision to scrap holiday names like Columbus Day

The Randolph Board of Education on Monday decided to put holiday names, including Columbus Day, back on the school calendar after backlash.       [Author: Morristown Daily Record]
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'We get to be everybody's neighbor': Transgender friends share lifelong bond in new movie

"Jack & Yaya," a documentary for the WORLD Channel streaming on the PBS app, spotlights a friendship between two transgender New Jersey natives.        [Author: Asbury Park Press]
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In Reversal, New Jersey School Board Restores Holiday Names

A New Jersey board of education has reversed itself following a public outcry and has decided to restore the names of holidays to its school calendar.
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Hotels desperate for staff are giving out $1,300 fitness machines, free rooms, and knife sets to stop employees leaving for rival chains

Hotels have struggled to retain workers during the pandemic. Carsten Koall/picture alliance via Getty Images Hotels are offering perks like free accommodation and fitness machines to recruit and retain staff. The industry is scrambling to find workers amid a huge labor shortage. One hotel is giving kitchen staff a free knife set and weekly sit-downs with an executive chef. See more stories on Insider's business page. Hotels are scrambling to find perks to both recruit and retain employ...
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10 Things in Politics: Matt Gaetz and Fox News broke up

Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Politics. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.I'm the Insider politics reporter Oma Seddiq, filling in for Brent Griffiths. Send me tips at [email protected] or @omaseddiq.Here's what we're talking about today:Inside Matt Gaetz's big breakup with Fox News;Kavanaugh ripped the NCAA in a unanimous ruling;The candidates vying to take over the Trump investigation.One thing to look out for today: It's New York's primary electio...
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NJ School Board Reverses Decision, Restores Holiday Names

A New Jersey board of education has reversed itself following a public outcry and has decided to restore the names of holidays to its school calendar.
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MD 1056 CONCERNING SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 300...303... FOR CENTRAL AND EASTERN NEW YORK INTO NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA AND FAR NORTHERN NEW JERSEY Mesoscale Discussion 1056 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0550 PM CDT Mon Jun 21 2021 Areas affected...central and eastern New York into northeast Pennsylvania and far northern New Jersey Concerning...Severe Thunderstorm Watch 300...303... Valid 212250Z - 212345Z The severe weather threat for Severe Thunderstorm Watch 300, 303 con...
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21 attorneys general oppose USPS plan to delay first-class mail, warning 4 to 5-day delivery times could have 'significant' impact on mail-in ballots

VENTNOR CITY, NEW JERSEY - AUGUST 13: A USPS worker wearing a mask puts envelopes in a mailbox while driving past as the state of New Jersey continues Stage 2 of re-opening following restrictions imposed to slow the spread of coronavirus on August 13, 2020 in Ventnor City, New Jersey. Stage 2, allows moderate-risk activities to resume which includes pools, youth day camps and certain sports practices. Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images Attorneys general from 21 states issued a statement opposing...
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NJ Residents Would See Some Tax Givebacks Under Budget Deal

New Jersey residents would get a number of tax benefits under an agreement the state’s Democratic governor and Legislature have announced.
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New Jersey Closer to Extending Atlantic City Takeover

New Jersey lawmakers passed a bill Monday that would extend the state takeover of most of Atlantic City’s major decision-making powers for another four years.
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N.J. waitress beaten up after confronting dine-and-dashers

A New Jersey waitress was briefly abducted and assaulted after she confronted a group who dined-and-dashed at her restaurant.
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Inman Interactive: Where housing costs are straining budgets most

In this interactive map, see the states where homeowners with a mortgage have incomes that haven't kept up with housing costs.
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Police: Group abducted, assaulted waitress who tried to stop them from running out on bill

Authorities in New Jersey say they’re searching for a group of people who allegedly ran out on a bill at a diner and abducted a waitress...
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Amex just opened its newest lounge inside LaGuardia Airport's brand-new terminal and it's just what the infamous airport needed

Touring American Express' new Centurion Lounge at LaGuardia Airport. Thomas Pallini/Insider American Express just opened a new Centurion Lounge at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Monday. The 10,000 square foot space is open to American Express Platinum and Centurion cardholders flying on any airline. Complimentary hot meals and alcoholic beverages are on offer as flyers await their flights in LaGuardia's brand-new Terminal B. See more stories on Insider's business page. ...
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How hot is it right now? 'Water park catching fire and burning down' hot (the register)

It's a Jersey thing, you wouldn't understand A New Jersey water park has had to modify its summer reopening plans after one of its star attractions caught fire and partially burned down.… [Author: Matt Dupuy]
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Beach Party Shut Down After Thousands Gather; 4 Arrests

Authorities say a beach party that drew thousands to a New Jersey shore city prompted officials to shut the event down and resulted in four arrests.
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NJ Man Killed When Pickup Flips Over Concrete Barrier in NY

Police say a New Jersey man was killed when his pickup truck hit a concrete barrier on an elevated parkway in New York, flipped over and fell 25 feet to the road below.
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