American Idol’s last season highlights Fox’s 2015-16 lineup
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fox is lowering the curtain on "American Idol," ending a series that dominated television throughout the 2000s and made stars of the likes of Simon Cowell, Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood.
Chris Christie untroubled by an ally supporting Jeb Bush for president
Gov. Chris Christie said Monday night that a decision by one of his closest friends to back former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination is "just politics, not personal."
Last 2 ‘Doolittle Raiders’ give Congressional medal to Ohio museum
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The last two "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders" presented the group's Congressional Gold Medal for permanent display at a the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force on Saturday, 73 years to the day after their daring bombing attack on Japan rallied Americans in World …
Estate tax debate – much heat over a tax that less than 1 percent pay
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The federal estate tax inspires a lot of heated political rhetoric for a tax that very few people actually pay.
NJ Lottery winning numbers drawn Saturday, April 11
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Here are the winning numbers selected Saturday night in the New Jersey State Lottery:
Terrorism foiled – FBI says man planned suicide bomb attack at Kansas military base
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- A 20-year-old man accused of planning a suicide attack at Fort Riley was arrested Friday while trying to arm what he thought was a 1,000-pound bomb near the Kansas military base as part of a plot to support the Islamic State group, federal prosecutors said.
Campaign 2016 – 5 things to know about GOP Sen. Rand Paul
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Rand Paul has officially joined the 2016 presidential campaign, seeking the Republican nomination.
Chris Christie discusses email, Hillary Clinton and his decision about 2016
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said last night that there is no law requiring state employees to use only state email accounts for government business but that his administration has a year-old policy to encourage the practice.
`Iron Man’ star Downey presents seven-year-old boy with bionic arm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Just like Tony "Iron Man" Stark, Robert Downey Jr. is a part-time superhero - at least in the eyes of one seven-year-old boy.
Gov. Christie says he and NJEA are ‘getting closer’ to pension accord
Gov. Chris Christie said last night that he and the New Jersey Education Association are “getting closer” to a mutually acceptable "roadmap" toward a new approach to pensions for the state’s teachers - one that could become a model for ot…