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Ex-Christie Aides Both Get Prison Time for Bridge Plot
Ex-Christie Aides Both Get Prison Time for Bridge Plot

Two former aides to Gov. Chris Christie were sentenced to prison Wednesday for their role in a political revenge plot involving traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge, a scandal that sank the Republican's presidential aspirations.

Creepy NJ 'Watcher' Sends Most 'Sinister' Letter Yet: Lawyer
Creepy NJ 'Watcher' Sends Most 'Sinister' Letter Yet: Lawyer

A New Jersey husband and wife who claim they were scared away from their home by creepy letters they received from "The Watcher" say they've gotten another note.

Mets' All-Star Closer Familia Suspended 15 Games
Mets' All-Star Closer Familia Suspended 15 Games

Mets' star relief pitcher Jeurys Familia has been suspended 15 games for violating Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy, the league announced Wednesday.

2 Students Allegedly Talked of Columbine-Like Attack in NJ
2 Students Allegedly Talked of Columbine-Like Attack in NJ

Two students are facing terror charges after they allegedly discussed carrying out a Columbine-like attack at their former elementary school.

Shots Fired Near Capitol After Woman Nearly Hits Officer
Shots Fired Near Capitol After Woman Nearly Hits Officer

U.S. Capitol Police fired shots at a woman driver during a confrontation near the Capitol Building Wednesday morning. Officials say that just before the clash, the woman fled from a traffic stop and nearly hit officers. The woman, who has not been identified, was driving erratically just south of the U.S. Capitol about 9:20 a.m., police said. Officers tried to pull her over. But the driver made a U-turn and nearly hit officers, U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman Eva Maleki said in a mid-morning update. Police say the incident appears to be criminal in nature and not related to terrorism. The Capitol Building was not closed during the incident.

Hoofs Crossed: April the Pregnant Giraffe Is Soooooooo Close
Hoofs Crossed: April the Pregnant Giraffe Is Soooooooo Close

Cross those fingers, or hoofs, April is getting close, Animal Adventure Park says.