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For New Christians, Christmas has New Meaning

December 26, 2008

It’s not that Christmases past weren’t meaningful for Tracey Keim. But today, the 41-year-old Metuchen resident expects to have her most spiritually important Christmas yet, one revolving more around a manger than a tree.

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Dwayne Wade Gives Family New Home for Christmas

December 26, 2008

dewayne-wade-597.jpgWhen Dwyane Wade heard the plight of a South Florida woman whose nephew accidentally burned down her home — and ruined all the family’s possessions — the Miami Heat star knew he had to do something.

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New York Governor: Caroline Kennedy Wants Clinton’s Senate Seat

December 16, 2008

Caroline Kennedy told New York’s governor on Monday that she’s interested in the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Hillary Rodham Clinton, making her the highest-profile candidate to express a desire for the job.¬†

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New Mexico Sect Leader Guilty in Child Sex Case

December 16, 2008

An apocalyptic religious sect’s leader was convicted Monday of criminal sexual contact with an underage girl in an incident he called a spiritual healing exercise.

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New Detroit Mayor Ken Cockrel Faces Perjury Questions

November 25, 2008

ken-cockrel10.jpgThe second Detroit mayor in a row is facing questions about possible perjury. An attorney for Mayor Ken Cockrel Jr. acknowledged Monday that his client met last week with state attorneys to discuss a document stating he didn’t owe campaign fines in two previous city elections.

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New Jersey Church Shooting Suspect Captured in Georgia

November 25, 2008

joseph-pallipurath.jpgA California man accused of driving to New Jersey and fatally shooting his estranged wife and another man inside a church on Sunday has been captured in Georgia. Joseph M. Pallipurath was captured around midnight in Monroe, east of Atlanta, said New Jersey district U.S. Marshal James Plousis.

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Obama says New Team will ‘Jolt’ Economy

November 25, 2008

barack-obama98.jpgWith the economy in crisis, President-elect Barack Obama pledged Monday to honor the commitments the outgoing Bush administration has made to rescue financial markets and urged the new, incoming Congress to pass a major stimulus package “right away” to restore growth and create jobs.

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