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October 22, 2018

ICE "Most Wanted" fugitive, child predator captured

NEW ORLEANS — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) deportation officers arrested one of ERO’s Most Wanted fugitives Wednesday during a targeted operation in Central Louisiana that resulted in the capture of a convicted child sex offender who is now facing additional felony charges. Jose... Read more →

Weed Killer Round-Up Settlement Challenged

image provided SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – Two jurors who voted to hold Monsanto liable for a man’s fatal cancer from using the weed killer Roundup called a California judge’s intention to gut the $289 million verdict “unreasonable” Thursday, and rejected criticism they had been emotionally manipulated into making the finding... Read more →

Jefferson Health’s Chief Diversity Officer Receives Corporate Diversity Award from Gloucester County NAACP

On October 21, Joseph B. Hill, Chief Diversity Officer of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, received the Corporate Diversity Award from the Gloucester County NAACP, for his commitment to integrating diversity, equality and inclusion initiatives to ensure excellence in education, research and patient care. Hill was one of 15... Read more →

Drugmakers Funnel Millions To Lawmakers;

A Few Dozen Get $100,000-Plus by Emmarie Huetteman and Sydney Lupkin, Kaiser Health News Before the midterm elections heated up, dozens of drugmakers had already poured about $12 million into the war chests of hundreds of members of Congress. Since the beginning of last year, 34 lawmakers have each received... Read more →

Not Much Money Saved by Slowing Mail Delivery

USPS Realized Just 5 Percent of Projected Savings October 18, 2018 The U.S. Postal Service realized just 5 percent of the savings it projected over a two-year period from a controversial decision to slow mail delivery to enable facility closures, according to a new audit. Postal management told its regulatory... Read more →

Gov. Murphy Urged to Protect Pinelands

by New Jersey Sierra Club Murphy Must Make Commission Appointments to Protect Pinelands The New Jersey Sierra Club is co-hosting a press conference and rally at the Statehouse today urging Governor Murphy to keep his campaign promise and appoint new members to the Pinelands Commission. Governor Christie stacked the Pinelands... Read more →

Philadelphia Mummers Parade on the Horizon

photo by J.Fusco PHILADELPHIA PA (October 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--New Year’s Day is about celebrating, and there’s no better place to fete 2018 than at Philadelphia’s Mummers Parade, a tradition dating back to 1901 in which 10,000 men, women and children dressed in colorfully lavish costumes twirl, sashay, pirouette and strut down one... Read more →

SK Food Group Recalls Chicken Products

due to Possible Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination in Vegetables WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2018 – SK Food Group, a Groveport, Ohio and Reno, Nev. establishment, is recalling approximately 174,207 pounds of chicken wrap products that contain vegetables that may be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of... Read more →

Career Williamsport Criminal Sentenced

CNBNews graphics file To 25 Years’ In Prison For Drug Trafficking WILLIAMSPORT PA (October 21,2018)(CNBNewsnet)- The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that Hakim Handy, age 35, of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, was sentenced on October 16, 2018, by U.S. District Court Judge Matthew W. Brann... Read more →

Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': Living the Dream

Dawn Watson | CNBNewsnet GLOUCESTER CITY NJ(October 22,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--When I was a child I dreamed of becoming someone special. The criteria for success changed weekly depending on the resources surrounding me. For example I often dreamed of becoming a figure skater but even at a young age I didn’t have the... Read more →

NRA-ILA: Witches Hurl Curses at Judge Kavanaugh

You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Brooklyn Area Witches Unite to “Take Down” People “In Charge,” Hurl Curses at Justice Kavanaugh FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2018 SUPPORT NRA-ILA Well, Samhain is approaching, and if you’re familiar with the wing of the extreme Left that also identifies as witches and warlocks, that... Read more →

5 Common Academic Writing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

If you’re a student, you know the drill when it comes to academic writing. But if you are a student, you’re also likely among the 99% of students who have made academic writing mistakes. Because academic writing errors are so common and affect nearly every student at every academic level,... Read more →

9 Members of North Philly Drug Ring Charged

PHILADELPHIA PA (October 20,2018)(CNBNewsnet)– U.S. Attorney William M. McSwain announced that a superseding indictment was unsealed today, charging nine members of a drug trafficking organization with multiple counts related to the distribution of large quantities of drugs in North Philadelphia, including cocaine, crack, methamphetamine, and heroin. The following individuals, all... Read more →

Report: E-Cigs Dangerous to Teenagers

Newswise — PITTSBURGH, Oct. 19, 2018 – E-cigarette brand JUUL’s Twitter handleis attracting adolescents to the point that at least a quarter of its followers appear to be under age 18, according to a new analysis by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Many of these minors – to... Read more →

GTPD Coat and Food Drive

Lock Up Hunger and Warm Up Our Community Gloucester Township Police would like our residents to help us Lock Up Hunger and Warm Up Our Community... We will be holding a food and coat drive from Oct. 22- Nov.15th, 2018. These items will be given to a local food pantry... Read more →