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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | Miss America hopefuls arrive as pageant faces dissension

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The 51 hopefuls vying for the title of Miss America are set to arrive in Atlantic City on Thursday amid changes and internal dissension for the pageant. Pageant Chairwoman Gretchen Carlson has feuded on Twitter with reigning Miss America Cara Mund after Mund said she’d been “silenced” by pageant officials seeking … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | Miss America hopefuls arrive as pageant faces dissension

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J — New Jersey casinos and racetracks took in $40.6 million in sports bets in the first full month in which it was permitted. Figures released Tuesday by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show the Borgata, Ocean Resort and Bally’s casinos, and the Monmouth Park and Meadowlands racetracks saw gross sports … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

BRIDGEWATER, N.J | The Latest: Trump lashes out on Twitter at ‘Wacky Omarosa’

BRIDGEWATER, N.J — The Latest on former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman (all times local): 10 a.m. President Donald Trump is lashing out at former White House adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman, calling her “Wacky Omarosa” and saying she has been “fired for the last time.” Manigault Newman, who has authored a book entitled “Unhinged,” has … Continue reading BRIDGEWATER, N.J | The Latest: Trump lashes out on Twitter at ‘Wacky Omarosa’

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | From Ailes to Trump: Meet Bill Shine, Trump’s new image man

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — For years, he dutifully carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nickname “the Butler” at Fox News. Now Bill Shine is serving the same role under President Donald Trump. The former news executive was formally brought into the White House last month as deputy chief of staff for communications, but he … Continue reading BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | From Ailes to Trump: Meet Bill Shine, Trump’s new image man

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | The Latest: White House blasts Omarosa for recording talks

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — The Latest on former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman (all times local): 6:35 p.m. The White House is blasting former staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman for secretly recording a conversation with chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room. Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the “very idea a staff member … Continue reading BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | The Latest: White House blasts Omarosa for recording talks

BRIDEGWATER, N.J | Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

BRIDEGWATER, N.J — Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her firing by White House chief of staff John Kelly in the Situation Room. And NBC’s “Meet the Press” is airing part of the conversation. Manigault Newman is appearing on the show to promote her new book, “Unhinged,” which will be released … Continue reading BRIDEGWATER, N.J | Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

BEDMINSTER, N.J | Rain pouring, Trump rages on Twitter and hangs with bikers

BEDMINSTER, N.J — President Donald Trump lashed out on Twitter as rain dumped on his New Jersey golf club, lambasting his Justice Department before welcoming members of a “Bikers for Trump” fan group. Dozens and dozens of gleaming motorcycles descended on the president’s central New Jersey property for what had been billed as an outdoor … Continue reading BEDMINSTER, N.J | Rain pouring, Trump rages on Twitter and hangs with bikers

BRIDGEWATER, N.J | The Latest: In wake of book, Trump calls Omarosa ‘a lowlife’

BRIDGEWATER, N.J — The Latest on former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman and her book critical of President Donald Trump (all times local): 4:15 p.m. President Donald Trump has one word to describe former White House staffer and fellow reality-TV star Omarosa Manigault Newman: “Lowlife.” Manigault Newman claims in an upcoming book, “Unhinged,” that … Continue reading BRIDGEWATER, N.J | The Latest: In wake of book, Trump calls Omarosa ‘a lowlife’