Assembly passes Christie-backed transport plan

Sweeney said there just isn't enough support among senators for a deal backed by Christie and passed Tuesday in the Democrat-led Assembly. The current 14.5-cent gas tax is made up of a 10.5-cent per gallon tax on motor fuels and a 4-cent Petroleu... More..

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Traders boost bets on Fed rate hike after strong jobs data

But the 287,000 new jobs is a vast improvement over May, when the USA economy added a mere 11,000 jobs. Health care employment increased by 39,000 over the month, with gains in ambulatory health care services...More..

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Mets P Matt Harvey to have season-ending shoulder surgery

Matt Harvey has struggled to a 4-10 record with a 4.86 ERA in 17 starts in 2016. Dr. Robert Thompson in St. Louis will conduct the surgery. Harvey's ailment involves a constriction of the opening in whic...More..

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US military veteran believed to be lone gunman in Dallas police ambush

Police killed the gunman, identified by authorities as 25-year-old Micah Johnson, with a bomb-carrying robot after cornering him in a parking lot, ending an hours-long standoff. He served in the Army Reserve fo...More..

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Australia: Labour calls for 'antipodean Cameron' Turnbull to quit

Mr Shorten says the result of the nation's election is too close to call in a race that could end with neither side able to form a majority government and may not be decided for several days. Harsh recriminatio...More..

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Shoulder surgery means end of season for Mets' Harvey

After not being able to get out of the fourth inning, allowing six runs on 11 hits, Harvey told Collins his arm felt "dead", his shoulder felt "dead", and he had lost feeling in the tips of his right hand. "S...More..