| Jul 3, 2014
| 7:05 AM
After failing to land a potential presidential candidate to juice up ticket sales, Broward Republicans are turning to a Fox News Channel personality to help them raise money.
The county party is depending on its Lincoln Day dinner to generate cash to...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:20 PM
TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey lawmakers passed legislation that would limit the duration of alimony payments, a move some advocates said would make divorce fairer.
Under the measure, alimony could not exceed the length of a marriage that lasted less...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:30 PM
When the Supreme Court issued its ruling this week in the Hobby Lobby contraception case, there was no end of commentary amid a wall-to-wall unfurling of predictable response: Conservatives celebrated the 5-4 decision as a triumph for religious freedom....
| Jul 3, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Nine out of 10 Americans support background check requirements on all firearms purchases, but the country remains deeply divided on the broader issue of gun control, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday.
The national poll found...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:33 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed a bill that would have reduced the capacity of gun magazines from 15 to 10 bullets, a small change that in the heated atmosphere surrounding gun issues is enough to raise the political temperature.
| Jun 23, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Since summertime is upon us, here is a modest proposal for Malibu: Stop enforcing any “no parking” signs on Pacific Coast Highway. Most of them are probably fake anyway.
Owners of beachside homes in California have gotten so out of control...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON State lawmakers who dream of dollar signs from legalized online gambling might want to pause for a moment to consider Delaware, Nevada and New Jersey.
Last year, the three states became the first in the country to legalize Internet gaming. But...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, one of three Republican governors whose presidential ambitions have been tainted by allegations of wrongdoing, was at the heart of a “criminal scheme” to violate election laws, according to a prosecutor's documents...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:40 AM
Tesla Motors Inc. is on the verge of winning its fight to sell its electric cars directly to the public in New Jersey, as the company says it is on track to start on its deliveries of its Model X electric sport utility vehicle next year.
The Palo Alto...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:14 PM
At this time in the last presidential election cycle, top donors for Mitt Romney were quietly building the invisible network that would vault him to the nomination and raise more than $1 billion for his 2012 effort. Nothing like that is happening this...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Chris Christie’s biggest hurdle in a 2016 presidential run is not just surviving the ongoing investigations into the politically fraught traffic jam caused by his administration, but convincing Republican donors that there will be no more surprises....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:45 PM
These days, Chris Christie will go just about anywhere. He no longer wants to be seen as the in-your-face governor of New Jersey, but as the genial ambassador from the Republican Governors Association who just wants to help, or as the non-presidential...