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Rape by fraud? N.J. lawmaker introduces bill to make it a crime

nj.com — TRENTON - Imagine this: A man woos a woman to bed with tales of his riches, fast cars and a vacation home in Monaco. But he actually lives in his mother's basement. Or this: A seemingly wealthy widow convinces a younger man to sleep with her on the notion that they may marry and he'll inherit her money.
Nov 24, 2014

If this law passes, your Tindr profile could be rape, and your push up bra could be rape, and your 'I love you', too nj.com/politics/index…

Nov 24, 2014

RT @Popehat: Horrifically overbroad New Jersey bill would make exaggeration in dating a sex crime. nj.com/politics/index…

Nov 24, 2014

RT @Popehat: Horrifically overbroad New Jersey bill would make exaggeration in dating a sex crime. nj.com/politics/index…

Nov 24, 2014

A man woos a woman to bed with false tales of his riches. Rape by fraud? A new bill proposes it as a crime. nj-ne.ws/EMQAB

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LOOK: How Detroit's Ford Field will resemble a Buffalo Bills home game for contest vs. Jets

nj.com — Transforming Ford Field. #NYJvsBUF pic.twitter.com/S6aIVVkrL2 - Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills) November 23, 2014 DETROIT -- Well, this is pretty cool. Monday night's Jets-Bills game in Ford Field won't fully feel like a home game for the Bills, who saw a massive snowstorm result in this game moving from Sunday afternoon in Buffalo to Monday in Detroit.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @DarrylSlater: Ford Field got a pretty neat makeover for tonight's Jets-Bills game: nj.com/jets/index.ssf…

Nov 24, 2014

RT @DarrylSlater: Ford Field got a pretty neat makeover for tonight's Jets-Bills game: nj.com/jets/index.ssf…

Nov 24, 2014

Ford Field got a pretty neat makeover for tonight's Jets-Bills game: nj.com/jets/index.ssf…

Nov 24, 2014

LOOK: How Detroit's Ford Field will actually resemble a Buffalo Bills home game for contest vs. Jets. nj.com/jets/index.ssf…

NJ.com comments: Let's improve the level of conversation together

nj.com — You may have noticed more reporters, editors, producers and moderators involved in the comments on NJ.com. That's because here at NJ Advance Media and at our affiliates, we're making sure you know we're listening. And many of you have told us you'd like to see the level of comments improve.
Nov 24, 2014

An important post on an important topic: Let's together improve conversation in NJ.com comments. nj-ne.ws/ENWVd

Nov 24, 2014

My note about our moderation approach to comments on @NJdotcom: Let's improve the conversation together. nj-ne.ws/EN4Hd #NJTalks

New York is the snobbiest city in America, survey says

nj.com — Which American city was voted the snobbiest in an online travel survey? Just gaze across the Hudson River to find out. An online survey taken by Travel & Leisure readers handed New York City that title, as it topped Miami and Los Angeles, its next closest competitors for the distinction.
Nov 24, 2014

Mirror mirror on the wall, which is the snobbiest city of them all? Hint: it's not #Philly bit.ly/1uRZOU2

Nov 23, 2014

Jerry Jones gave $2,500 to '12 GOP nominee Mitt Romney. Does @GovChristie want similar donation in '16? s.nj.com/e3g8wHO via @njdotcom

Nov 23, 2014

RT @joelmsiegel: Christie a Cowboys fan ----> MT @KilloughCNN: Chris Christie schmoozes with owner Jerry Jones at Cowboys v. Giants http://…

Nov 23, 2014

Christie a Cowboys fan ----> MT @KilloughCNN: Chris Christie schmoozes with owner Jerry Jones at Cowboys v. Giants s.nj.com/e3g8wHO

Nov 23, 2014

RT @blakehounshell: Hmmm RT @KilloughCNN: Chris Christie schmoozes with owner Jerry Jones at Cowboys vs. Giants s.nj.com/e3g8wHO via @njdotcom

Nov 23, 2014

Hmmm RT @KilloughCNN: Chris Christie schmoozes with owner Jerry Jones at Cowboys vs. Giants s.nj.com/e3g8wHO via @njdotcom

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WATCH: Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. makes insane one-handed TD 'catch of the year' vs. Cowboys

nj.com — Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has already made the NFL say, "Wow." This week against the Cowboys? He's making everyone speechless. Check out the touchdown catch he made agains the Cowboys in Week 12 early in the second quarter to give the Giants a 14-3 lead on Sunday night.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @AndyMills_NJ: Man, if you think shooting these games is easy…think again! Here's the sequence from my partner @WilliamPerlman goo.gl/VbXqfc

Nov 23, 2014

RT @AndyMills_NJ: Man, if you think shooting these games is easy…think again! Here's the sequence from my partner @WilliamPerlman goo.gl/VbXqfc

Nov 23, 2014

RT @AndyMills_NJ: Man, if you think shooting these games is easy…think again! Here's the sequence from my partner @WilliamPerlman goo.gl/VbXqfc

Nov 23, 2014

Shots of Beckham's unbelievable catch. @Giants #BigBlue MT AndyMills_NJ: Here's the sequence from @WilliamPerlman goo.gl/VbXqfc

Nov 23, 2014

RT @AndyMills_NJ: Man, if you think shooting these games is easy…think again! Here's the sequence from my partner @WilliamPerlman goo.gl/VbXqfc

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Accumulating snow, rain could cause Thanksgiving Eve travel nightmare for N.J.

nj.com — Don't be fooled by Monday's near-record warmth -- a significant winter storm is looking more and more likely to disrupt travel in New Jersey and across the northeast on the busiest travel day of the year.
Nov 24, 2014

From 70 to snow in two days? Accumulating snow, rain could cause Thanksgiving Eve travel nightmare for N.J. nj-ne.ws/EMv6O

Nov 24, 2014

Accumulating snow, rain could cause Thanksgiving Eve travel nightmare for N.J. nj-ne.ws/EMO8V

Nov 24, 2014

Change of plans? Snow, rain could cause Thanksgiving Eve travel nightmare for NJ ow.ly/3uSQdt #wx

Odell Beckham Jr. vs. David Tyree: Which catch was better?

nj.com — EAST RUTHERFORD - Immediately after Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made his one-handed, falling down touchdown catch in the second quarter of Sunday night's loss to the Dallas Cowboys, the Internet and social media networks were abuzz about whose catch was better - Beckham's or David Tyree's helmet catch in the Giants' 2007 Super Bowl victory.
Nov 24, 2014

Winter storm watches issued as accumulating snow, rain could cause Thanksgiving Eve travel nightmare for N.J. s.nj.com/ulNz4ZU

Kean University spends $219K on conference table, report says

nj.com — UNION - The president of Kean University dismissed critics of his school's decision to spend $219,000 on a high-tech conference table, according to a report on NorthJersey.com. The school did not put the project out to bid and picked a company in Shanghai to strength ties with the Chinese government.
Nov 24, 2014

It's a safe bet that the most expensive table in #NJ is on the #Kean University campus. The school spent $219K on it. bit.ly/1y7ShBo

Disappearing Giants pass rush will spell the end for defensive coordinator Perry Fewell | Politi

nj.com — EAST RUTHERFORD - How much time did Tony Romo have to throw on the touchdown drive that put his Cowboys ahead for good? Well, let's try this little exercise here. How much time do you have? One Mississippi. Two Mississippi. Three Mississippi. (Still with me?) Five Mississippi. Six Mississippi. Seven Mississippi.
Nov 24, 2014

The Giants pass rush -- or lack of it -- on Dallas's final drive is will be the final straw for Perry Fewell. Column: nj.com/giants/index.s…

Nov 24, 2014

As @StevePoliti points out, Markus Kuhn (0 career sacks) + Kiwanuka as part of 4-man rush on GW drive. Makes no sense nj.com/giants/index.s…

WATCH: Giants' Odell Beckham and Cowboys' Dez Bryant go back and forth with TD dances

nj.com — EAST RUTHERFORD ‐ Lost in the Cowboys' come-from-behind victory over the Giants on Sunday was a wide receiver rivalry that may only be beginning, that may have us glued to our televisions for many years to come. The Giants have rookie Odell Beckham. The Cowboys have the always dangerous Dez Bryant.
Nov 24, 2014

Odell Beckham threw up the X. Dez Bryant knocked "The Whip" out of stadium. This should be fun. #giants #Cowboys nj.com/giants/index.s…

Yankee Stadium, Penn State were among sites considered to host Jets-Buffalo Bills, per report

nj.com — DETROIT - Jets-Bills is all set to be played Monday night at Detroit's Ford Field, but there were several other options under consideration late last week as the NFL scrambled to figure out how to move the game away from the snowstorm in Buffalo and still play it as part of Week 12.
Nov 24, 2014

From @domcosentino: Yankee Stadium, Penn State were among sites considered to host Jets-Buffalo Bills, per report. nj.com/jets/index.ssf…

Thanksgiving commuter getaway will race against Nor'easter

nj.com — This years pre-Thanksgiving getaway is going to be a race between commuters leaving work and predicted rain turning to snow on one of the biggest travel days of the year. Forecasters call for a nor'easter to develop off the Atlantic Coast Wednesday which could bring accumulating snowfall to a wide swath of New Jersey as people are either on the way home or leaving early for their Thanksgiving destination.
Nov 24, 2014

Fall 2014 #TV winners and losers: @ShondaRhimes, '@gotham save the day; romance isn't funny s.nj.com/Gj60LNF

Chris Christie schmoozes with owner Jerry Jones at Cowboys vs. Giants

nj.com — EAST RUTHERFORD - Governor Chris Christie made no secret as to who his football team of choice was during pre game warmups of the Giants-Dallas Cowboys game on Sunday night. Christie, an unabashed Cowboys fan, was spotted palling around with the team's owner Jerry Jones and head coach Jason Garrett on the field.

Odell Beckham Jr.'s catch: What the Dallas Cowboys said about the 'monster' rookie

nj.com — EAST RUTHERFORD - We already know how Giants players and coaches feel about Odell Beckham Jr.'s second quarter touchdown catch against the Dallas Cowboys, but the praise for the rookie's unbelievable play also extended to the visiting locker room. Even in a heated rivalry game, it is always refreshing to hear players giving credit where its due to the opposition.
Nov 24, 2014

Dallas Cowboys players give credit to “monster” #Giants rookie Odell Beckham Jr. for his amazing TD catch:nj.com/giants/index.s…

Nov 24, 2014

Jason Pierre-Paul and Mathias Kiwanuka hog all the playing time | #Giants snap counts s.nj.com/eNXMSXW via @njdotcom

10 facts you may not know about N.J. cranberries

nj.com — Last week we looked at the cranberry. New Jersey is the third largest producer of this Thanksgiving favorite in the United States. Native to the Pine Barrens, the tart fruit isn't the ubiquitous fall flavor that pumpkin is - after all, we're not drinking cranberry spice lattes.