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  • Trump Jr. said Wednesday in Salt Lake City that his tweet was spurred by his concern as a father about inadequate vetting of people coming into the United States. His remarks came during a visit with editorial boards from the Mormon-owned Deseret News and KSL-TV. Trump Jr. said "We've seen what's going on in Europe.

  • Rahami is suspected of planting several explosives in New York City and New Jersey, including one that blew up on Saturday night in Manhattan and injured 29 people and two in New Jersey that exploded over the weekend but did not hurt anyone. Local restaurant owners in Elizabeth said on Tuesday that many of the fried chicken restaurants are operated by Afghan...

  • Today, as the Republican presidential nominee pursues black voters with vows to fix inner-city troubles, many Gary residents say his pitch to solve the problems of crime and poverty is disturbingly familiar. Little more than a decade after investing in Gary, Trump's casino company declared bankruptcy and cashed out his stake in the boat— leaving behind...

  • A policeman takes a photo of Ahmad Khan Rahami as he is placed into an ambulance in Linden, New Jersey.

    The man accused of a leaving bombs in two states was charged Tuesday with federal counts of using weapons of mass destruction, NBC News reports.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 20- Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged the Afghan-born man suspected of weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey with 10 counts including use of weapons of mass destruction, portraying him as a jihadist who begged for martyrdom and praised Osama bin Laden. Federal prosecutors from separate districts in New York and New Jersey charged him...

  • Sept 20- Failed South Korean cargo line Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd found the money to unload a full container ship waiting outside a New York- area port. The National Retail Federation on Tuesday urged U.S. But the Miami has not been allowed in port because of a dispute about empty Hanjin shipping containers, which the Miami normally would load up as ballast to exit port.

  • ELIZABETH, N.J., Sept 20- Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged the Afghan-born man arrested after weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey with four counts including use of weapons of mass destruction and bombing a place of public use. The charges were laid out in a federal complaint that said a handwritten journal was found on the suspect, Ahmad Khan Rahami,...

  • Sept 20- U.S. prosecutors charged an Afghan-born man arrested after weekend attacks in New York and New Jersey with four counts, including use of weapons of mass destruction and bombing a public place, according to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday.

  • FEDERAL PROSECUTORS FILE FOUR CHARGES AGAINST NEW YORK- NEW JERSEY BOMB PLOT SUSPECT- CNN.

  • ELIZABETH, N.J., Sept 20- The father of the Afghan-born man arrested after weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey reported concerns about his son to the FBI in 2014, but it found no "ties to terrorism" and dropped its inquiry, the father and the agency said on Tuesday. His father, Mohammad Rahami, briefly emerged on Tuesday from the family's restaurant in Elizabeth,...

  • Sept 20- Failed South Korean cargo line Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd has found the money to unload a full container ship waiting outside a New York- area port. The National Retail Federation on Tuesday urged U.S. But the Miami is not being allowed in port because of a dispute about empty Hanjin shipping containers, which the Miami normally would load up as ballast to exit...

  • ELIZABETH, N.J., Sept 20- The father of the Afghan-born man arrested after weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey reported concerns about his son to the FBI in 2014, but it found no "ties to terrorism" and dropped its inquiry, the father and the agency said on Tuesday. His father, Mohammad Rahami, briefly emerged on Tuesday from the family's restaurant in Elizabeth,...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— The Latest on the planned reopening of Atlantic City's former Revel casino.:. A New Jersey redevelopment agency has moved Atlantic City's former Revel casino closer to reopening two years after it shut down. The agency dropped its insistence that owner Glenn Straub pay $100,000 in assessments for a special business district before the...

  • *Suspect had traveled to Afghanistan, Pakistan. ELIZABETH, N.J., Sept 20- The father of the Afghan-born man arrested after weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey reported concerns about his son to the FBI in 2014, but officials took no action after reviewing the complaint, the father and law enforcement officials said on Tuesday. U.S. authorities were...

  • Writing for a 3-0 panel, Circuit Judge Peter Hall said the Brooklyn judge who presided over the March 2013 jury verdict should have deferred to China's interpretation of its own laws, regardless of the country's motives. "Recognizing China's strong interest in its protectionist economic policies and given the direct conflict between Chinese policy and our...

  • Prosecutors say Normil was a letter carrier in Cape May Court House and picked up and dropped off mail at the Stone Harbor post office. Normil admitted taking the money orders and giving them to other conspirators who made them look legitimate and imprinted them with dollar values of $900 or $1,000. They then deposited them into bank accounts or cashed them at...

  • NEWARK, N.J.— The latest software update for Mac computers, MacOS Sierra, brings iPhone services to Apple laptops and desktops and further breaks down walls between devices. It also borrows an iPad feature for watching video while you work and offers ways to automatically free up storage space. The free update is available Tuesday through the Mac's app store.

  • *Suspect had traveled to Afghanistan, Pakistan. ELIZABETH, N.J./ WASHINGTON, Sept 20- The father of the Afghan-born man arrested after weekend bombings in New York and New Jersey reported concerns about his son to the FBI in 2014, but officials took no action after reviewing the complaint, the father and law enforcement officials said on Tuesday.

  • *Suspect had traveled to Afghanistan, Pakistan. LINDEN, N.J., Sept 20- U.S. investigators sought clues on Tuesday to why an Afghan-born naturalized American citizen might have planted bombs in New York City and New Jersey over the weekend, including whether he had accomplices or was radicalized overseas. Rahami was suspected in weekend bombings, including a blast...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— In terms of success, Atlantic City's former Revel casino was a zero. But new owner Glenn Straub hopes to swing the pendulum all the way in the other direction by renaming the casino resort Ten and reopening it in the first quarter of 2017.. Straub, a Florida developer, also adopted the double-loop infinity symbol as the logo for the rebranded...