Christie, Lawmakers At Impasse; State Government Still ClosedThe budget stalemate between Republican Gov. Chris Christie and the Democrat-controlled Legislature smoldered on Monday with the state government shut down and state parks closed to the public.
Christie Lounges With Family On Beach At Park He Shut DownGov. Chris Christie spent part of Sunday lounging with his family on a beach at a state park he ordered closed to the public amid a government shutdown that showed little sign of ending.
Christie Orders Legislature Back Amid ImpasseLiberty State Park was closed, forcing the suspension of ticket sales and ferry service from the site to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Talks Now Underway Over NJ's Proposed $35.5 Billion BudgetThree main issues seem to be on the table. It's coming down to more money for schools, drug treatment and pensions and how to make that all work.
Christie Pushes Opioid Money Fight Ahead Of Budget DeadlineThe proposed $35.5 billion budget is one of Christie's last chances to get lawmakers to negotiate on issues he's passionate about before he leaves office in January.
11 Democrats, Republicans Compete To Succeed Christie In NJThe New Jersey primary is June 6.
NJ Adopts New Rules On Drug Addiction Treatment, Opioid PrescriptionsNew Jersey has adopted strong, new rules on opioid prescriptions and mandated insurance coverage for those addicted to painkillers.
Christie: Trump's Immigration Crackdown Is 'Fulfilling Campaign Promise'New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Sunday defended the recent series of raids and arrests of undocumented immigrants across the country, saying President Donald Trump is keeping a campaign promise.
Christie Approves Uber And Lyft To Operate In New JerseyIt's now legal for ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft to operate in New Jersey.
FBI: Seaside Park Beaches Reopened After Pipe Bomb Blast, Probe OngoingAll beaches have reopened in the Jersey Shore town where a pipe bomb exploded shortly before thousands of runners were to participate in a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors.
Christie: NJ And NY Incidents 'Are Terrorism,' No Connection 'At This Time'New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Sunday it's still unclear if the explosion that went off near a Marine Corps 5K race in his state Saturday was connected to other incidents, including one New York, but "they are terrorism."
Christie Signs Bill Approving Marijuana For PTSD TreatmentVeterans and others in New Jersey can now legally treat their post-traumatic stress disorder with marijuana.