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Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
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Regulators move toward tougher rules for Internet providers

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile would have to act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under new rules being considered by the Federal Communications Commission.

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House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio listens during a news conference following a meeting on Capitol Hill
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio listens during a news conference following a meeting on Capitol Hill (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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Homeland Security bill moves in Senate while House in limbo

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate is moving forward on legislation to fund the Homeland Security Department, but the House is in limbo two days away from a partial agency shutdown as conservatives angrily reject the Senate plan.

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Chris Christie says he ‘played by the rules’ during recent travels

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who's still mulling a 2016 presidential run, has traveled extensively in recent months, but it's not his absence from the state that has turned out to be the main point of contention.

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Teen ‘sexting’ photos could be landing in the wrong hands

The act of sexting -- sending explicit photos or videos through cellphone -- has become more popular among teenagers, but while they see the act as an innocent version of flirting or showing off, they're most likely not aware of the digital danger they may be creating for themselves.

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Christie on pensions, PARCC, vaccinations – watch the video

In the February edition of 'Ask the Governor,' Chris Christie elaborated on his declaration - in Tuesday's budget address - that he and the New Jersey Education Association are closer to agreement on a pension reform “roadmap.” He also spoke to an eighth grade girl who voiced her concern about the PARCC test, telling her it's an important step to better evaluating student and teacher progress. And he defended his recent comments on vaccinations, calling himself a "supporter" of mandatory immunizations.

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NJ Assembly
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Assemblywoman Mary Pat Angelini does not want legalized marijuana in NJ

For some folks, the revenue aspects of legalizing the recreational use of marijuana just aren’t good enough to justify its legalization.

Just ask Assemblywoman Mary Pat Angelini of Monmouth County

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Quincy Pondexter, Deron Williams
New Orleans Pelicans guard Quincy Pondexter (20) handles the ball against Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams (8) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
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Pondexter, Pelicans rough up Nets

Quincy Pondexter scored a career-high 25 points and the New Orleans Pelicans won their third straight, 102-96 over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.

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Should NJ schools close for religious holidays?

Question: should schools close for religious holidays?

If you live in a given district where the majority of students practice one religion over all others, some educators feel it makes sense to close for that holiday for what they call “secular considerations

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