LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey State Police say the driver of a car that crashed on Interstate 95 has been charged with two counts of death by auto and one count of assault by auto. Police say a third passenger has died in the crash and that charges could be upgraded further. Police say 19-year-old Luis Delcid-Cardona fled on foot from the scene in Lawrence Township around 1 this morning and was arrested at his home in Hamilton.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - A bill that would help students in the U.S. illegally pay for their college educations has advanced. The state Assembly Budget Committee advanced the bill today that would allow these students pay the cheaper in-state tuition rate to attend state colleges and universities.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Some packages were damaged in a fire at a large U.S. Postal Service facility in Jersey City. A Postal Service spokesman says employees were evacuated when the fire began in a mail processing machine early this morning. Approximately three dozen packages sustained damage, but the Postal Service says most are still deliverable.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Tourism promoters say the state's advertising campaign to let people know the Jersey shore was open for business was good, but came too late to save the summer. Representatives of tourism and business agencies told a state Assembly committee today that New Jersey needs to have a new tourism campaign ready within a few weeks if it wants to prevent next summer from being affected.
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