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Chris Christie Expected To Launch Presidential Bid

Christie unveiled a campaign website over the weekend.


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Christie Takes First Step Toward Possible Run For President

It’s the first official step on the path to a 2016 Presidential run for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. He has formed a Political Action Committee, which will allow him to start fundraising efforts.


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Blazing Meteor (Really!) Gives East Coast An Early Taste of End-of-Year Fireworks

The American Meteor Society, which is compiling reported sightings of the cosmic event, received more than 1,100 reports of the event as of Wednesday afternoon.


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Local Expert: Governor Christie’s Pension Cuts Could Prove Costly

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s decision to reduce payments into the state’s pension fund to bridge an $800M immediate revenue shortfall could have serious repercussions far away from Trenton.


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Rider University Student Killed In Crash On Campus

A student is dead following an early morning crash between a car and a school bus on the Rider University campus.


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Local Political Analyst: No End In Site For ‘Bridgegate’ Scandal

A political science professor at Rider University says the back and forth between the Christie Administration and a former Port Authority staffer is just heating up.


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Most NJ Democrats Standing Down For The Goliath That Is Christie

It seems that Democratic Party leaders in New Jersey are abandoning their hopes of finding a more popular politician to take on incumbent governor Chris Christie, and are now coalescing around the only announced candidate.


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Hagins Powers Delaware Past Rider 73-66

Jamelle Hagins scored 14 points with 16 rebounds for his ninth double-double this season as Delaware defeated Rider 73-66 Monday in a nonconference game.


Rider's library will be scrubbed, sterilized and disinfected today to prevent further spreading of a potential Novovirus outbreak. (by Jim Melwert)

40 Rider University Students Hospitalized In Suspected Norovirus Outbreak

Dozens of students at Rider University were hospitalized Wednesday night and four were taken to the hospital on Thursday, suffering from a gastrointestinal illness.


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Basketball: La Salle Welcomes Northeastern to Gola Arena

The La Salle Explorers will try to move above .500 tonight as they host Northeastern at Gola Arena.


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Philadelphia Man Pleads Guilty To Soliciting Sex From Mother And Minor Daughter

Dr. Austin Winther, 64, tried to solicit sex from a mother and her 13-year-old daughter. What he didn’t know was the mother-daughter duo was portrayed by an undercover officer.


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Basketball: Drexel Rises and Shines For 80-62 Win at Rider

The game began at 6am for an ESPN television audience.


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Monmouth County Lawmaker Eyes Run Against US Sen. Menendez (D-NJ)

Longtime New Jersey state senator Joseph Kyrillos has formed an exploratory committee to see if he’s got a shot at keeping Menendez from a second full term.


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Rider University Professor Arrested In Online Sex Sting

The FBI says a Rider University Professor was arrested at Philadelphia International Airport around noon Monday, caught in a online “sting.”


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Philly College Basketball: Drexel Hosts Rider

The Dragons have done a lot of their damage on the road this season — they are already 3-1 away from home, which is already half as many road wins as they had last year.