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Stories with person: Robert Menendez
  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for July 3 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 6:28 pm

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

  • Top Republican doubts Senate will confirm ambassador to Cuba story has photos
    Updated: Jul-02-15 4:32 pm

    WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday that his chamber is unlikely to approve an American ambassador to Cuba, dishing out a quick rebuff to President Barack Obama and his drive to normalize relations with the U.S. neighbor and longtime Cold War foe.

  • The Latest: Cuba embassy plan riles Republican hopefuls story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 4:51 pm

    WASHINGTON - The United States and Cuba will open embassies in their capital cities after more than 50 years of hostilities between the two countries. The latest developments (all times local):

  • More than 170K can keep health care subsidies in New Jersey 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 2:58 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - More than 170,000 New Jersey residents can keep subsidies to pay for health insurance after the Supreme Court's 6-3 decision Thursday to uphold federally funded tax credits.

  • Booker bill would increase $$ for Amtrak, Northeast Corridor 
    Updated: Jun-22-15 5:53 pm

    NEWARK, New Jersey - New legislation proposed by New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker would increase funding for Amtrak and set up an annual stream of grant funding that could be used to make improvements to the aging Northeast corridor.

  • Menendez assails proposed changes to carry-on bag sizes 
    Updated: Jun-16-15 9:16 am

    NEWARK, New Jersey - Recently released recommendations that would reduce the size of carry-on bags for airplane travelers should be rejected or balanced with reduced baggage fees, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez said Monday.

  • Menendez assails proposed changes to carry-on bag sizes 
    Updated: Jun-15-15 11:37 pm

    NEWARK, New Jersey - Recently released recommendations that would reduce the size of carry-on bags for airplane travelers should be rejected or balanced with reduced baggage fees, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez said Monday.

  • Senate panel denounces 'war crimes' in Syria 
    Updated: Jun-09-15 6:32 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved a bill that condemns violence in Syria and calls on the State Department to report to Congress on war crimes and crimes against humanity in the country.

  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for June 8 
    Updated: Jun-08-15 6:04 am

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.