Contact Us
Make My Homepage
Nation & World

Nation & World

With the Colorado state capitol building visible in the background, partygoers dance and smoke pot at a marijuana festival in Denver, (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
With the Colorado state capitol building visible in the background, partygoers dance and smoke pot at a marijuana festival in Denver, (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
[

Colorado Pot Festival Tries for Mainstream

Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
Lebanese singer Haifa Wehbe arrives for the screening of the film "Ocean's Thirteen," in 2007, at the 60th International film festival in Cannes, southern France.  (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
Lebanese singer Haifa Wehbe arrives for the screening of the film "Ocean's Thirteen," in 2007, at the 60th International film festival in Cannes, southern France. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
[

Egypt’s Censorship Head Resigns in Film Spat

The head of Egypt's censorship board has resigned after the country's prime minister overruled his decision to allow a film starring a sultry Lebanese singer to be shown.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
Steamroller and a backhoe crush seized elephant tusks during a destruction ceremony at the Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau in Quezon city, northeast of Manila, Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)
Steamroller and a backhoe crush seized elephant tusks during a destruction ceremony at the Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau in Quezon city, northeast of Manila, Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)
[

Africa Land Grab Endangers Elephants

Political and military elites are seizing protected areas in one of Africa's last bastions for elephants, putting broad swaths of Zimbabwe at risk of becoming fronts for ivory poaching, according to a nonprofit research group's report that examines government collusion in wildlife trafficking.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
Children and some adults at Camp Ludlow in 1914. Two women and 11 children died in a fire at the camp during a battle between the Colorado National Guard and striking coal miners that year. (AP Photo/Denver Public Library, Western History Collection)
Children and some adults at Camp Ludlow in 1914. Two women and 11 children died in a fire at the camp during a battle between the Colorado National Guard and striking coal miners that year. (AP Photo/Denver Public Library, Western History Collection)
[

1914 Ludlow Massacre Spurred Labor Reforms

A century ago, 11 children and two women died in a fire that followed a shootout between the Colorado National Guard and striking coal miners at a tent camp in southern Colorado.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow smiles in 2006 after being sworn in as the "Dragon Head" of the Chee Kung Tong in Chinatown in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Sing Tao Daily, File)
Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow smiles in 2006 after being sworn in as the "Dragon Head" of the Chee Kung Tong in Chinatown in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Sing Tao Daily, File)
[

San Francisco Probe Draws Entrapment Claims

The FBI used millions of dollars, liquor and cigarettes seized in other cases and more than a dozen undercover operatives in an elaborate, seven-year sting operation targeting a San Francisco Chinatown association thought to be a front for a notorious organized crime syndicate.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
A large crowd is seen in St. Peter's Square from the Bernini colonnade towards Via della Conciliazione avenue, top, during Pope Francis' Easter Mass, at the the Vatican, Sunday, April 20, 2014.  (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
A large crowd is seen in St. Peter's Square from the Bernini colonnade towards Via della Conciliazione avenue, top, during Pope Francis' Easter Mass, at the the Vatican, Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
[

Pope, Huge Crowd, Joyously Mark Easter

Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous and hopeful day, Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria that have targeted many Christians.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
A worker inspects damage to a house at the top of a slow-motion landslide in Jackson, Wyo., on Saturday, April 19, 2014.  (AP Photo/Matthew Brown)
A worker inspects damage to a house at the top of a slow-motion landslide in Jackson, Wyo., on Saturday, April 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown)
[

Creeping Landslide Devouring Wyoming Town

No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel holds a briefing at the Pentagon.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel holds a briefing at the Pentagon. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
[

US Weighs Military Exercises in Eastern Europe

The United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks, a Western official said Saturday. The exercises would follow Russia's buildup of forces near its border with Ukraine and its annexation last month of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
A prototype of the old-time electric cars that Mayor Bill de Blasio would like to take the place of horse-drawn carriages on New York City streets. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
A prototype of the old-time electric cars that Mayor Bill de Blasio would like to take the place of horse-drawn carriages on New York City streets. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
[

NYC Carriage Horse Foes Picket Liam Neeson

Animal welfare activists picketing Liam Neeson's home on Saturday said they don't agree with him that the city's carriage horses should keep working.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News
Lee Jong-eui, 48, shows a photo of his nephew Nam Hyun-chul,17, one of missing passengers aboard the ferry Sewol sank off South Korea, during an interview at a gymnasium in Jindo, South Korea Saturday, April 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Gillian Wong)
Lee Jong-eui, 48, shows a photo of his nephew Nam Hyun-chul,17, one of missing passengers aboard the ferry Sewol sank off South Korea, during an interview at a gymnasium in Jindo, South Korea Saturday, April 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Gillian Wong)
[

Sunken Ferry Families Wait in Confusion

The informal briefing by a South Korean coast guard rescuer started calmly enough. He stood on a stage in front of relatives of those missing from a sunken ferry, explaining how divers trying to find their loved ones are hampered by poor visibility and can venture only so deep.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!