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BC-NJ--New Jersey News Digest, NJ

February 7, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Jersey. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the AP_New Jersey bureau at 609-392-3622. News editor Larry Rosenthal can be reached at 609-392-3622 or lrosenthal@ap.org.

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NORTHEAST CORRIDOR TUNNELS

TRENTON _ New Jersey lawmakers consider legislation aimed at breaking the impasse over funding a new Hudson River rail tunnel. By David Porter.

AROUND THE STATE:

_ SCHOOL EVACUATED-UNUSUAL ODOR _ Authorities say a pedestrian who tried to take a shortcut by scooting underneath a parked tractor-trailer was critically injured when the driver started up the vehicle and drove away.

_ RUN OVER BY TRUCK _ Authorities say a pedestrian who tried to take a shortcut by scooting underneath a parked tractor-trailer was critically injured when the driver started up the vehicle and drove away.

_ MURDER-FOR-HIRE PLOT _ Authorities say an Indiana man and his former girlfriend plotted to have his ex-wife killed in New Jersey.

_ HEPATITIS-DUNKIN DONUTS _ New Jersey health officials say people who visited a Dunkin’ Donuts in Ocean City may have been exposed to hepatitis.

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