Cory Booker wins Democratic primary for U.S. Senate

Cory Booker wins Democratic primary for U.S. Senate

TRENTON, N.J., Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker won Tuesday's Democratic primary and is the favorite to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Frank Lautenberg, results showed.

Newark Mayor Cory Booker announces candidacy for U.S. Senate

TRENTON, N.J., June 8 (UPI) -- Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker Saturday announced he is running for the U.S. Senate seat left vacant after the death this week of Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J.

Booker, Christie cruising in New Jersey elections poll

TRENTON, N.J., June 10 (UPI) -- A poll Monday suggests New Jersey's two most popular political figures, Gov. Chris Christie and Newark Mayor Cory Booker, are cruising toward election wins.

Sex education bill would teach safe- ex

WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- A proposed sex education bill would give grants to programs in the United States that teach safe sex and reject gender stereotypes, lawmakers said.
Cory Booker prepares for U.S. Senate run

Cory Booker prepares for U.S. Senate run

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker has set up a campaign committee but has not said yet whether he will run for the seat now held by U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg.
Terror-alert campaign expands in N.J.

Terror-alert campaign expands in N.J.

TRENTON, N.J., Nov. 23 (UPI) -- U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano kicked off an expansion of a terror alert campaign just before the holiday travel season begins.

Student accused in Newark airport incident

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 10 (UPI) -- A 28-year-old student allegedly caused a security breach that shut down a terminal at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport, authorities say.

Man arrested, charged in airport breach

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Police say they've arrested a New Jersey man believed to have breached security, leading to a terminal shutdown and major delays at a Newark, N.J., airport.
Sandy Koufax an alleged Madoff victim

Sandy Koufax an alleged Madoff victim

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Pitching great Sandy Koufax and Bernard Madoff's defense lawyer were on a list of potential victims released Thursday in bankruptcy court in New York.

Lautenberg looks young to voters

TRENTON, N.J., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- A new poll finds that most voters think U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J., seeking a fifth term this year at the age of 84, is almost a decade younger.
Bush signs bill for Pan Am 103 settlement

Bush signs bill for Pan Am 103 settlement

WASHINGTON, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush has signed legislation that allows Libya to settle lawsuits by the families of U.S. victims of the Pan Am 103 bombing.

Poll: Lautenberg challenger still unknown

TRENTON, N.J., June 26 (UPI) -- The former congressman trying to oust veteran U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg in New Jersey has a name recognition problem, a poll indicated.

Sen. Lautenberg in dead heat in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J., June 10 (UPI) -- New Jersey voters are split down the middle between four-term U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg and his Republican challenger, a poll indicates.
Lautenberg wins N.J. primary

Lautenberg wins N.J. primary

TRENTON, N.J., June 3 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg had a 2-1 lead on his closest Democratic challenger in the New Jersey primary Tuesday.

OPEC hints at output increase

WASHINGTON, May 9 (UPI) -- The top Libyan oil official said Friday OPEC might hold an early meeting, a signal the group might increase output to bring prices down.
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