AP-NJ--New Jersey News Digest, NJ
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NEWARK-LEAD IN WATER
NEWARK — Newark Mayor Ras Baraka is scheduled to address what his office has termed “misinformation” about lead levels in the city’s water supply that are at the core of a federal lawsuit filed in June. By David Porter. UPCOMING: 300 words by 3 p.m.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A man who federal authorities believe is in the U.S. illegally has been charged in the fatal shooting of two former roommates and a woman in southwest Missouri. A second man has been charged as an accomplice. SENT: 536 words, photos.
AROUND THE STATE:
— MEASLES OUTBREAK-NJ — New Jersey health officials have confirmed two more cases of measles in a central New Jersey community, with another seven people also suspected of having the virus.
— ELECTION 2018-ELECTION WINNER RESIGNING — A man elected to a county position in southern New Jersey this week plans to resign the day after he’s sworn in.
— MAYORAL SUCCESSION — A New Jersey township has elected a new mayor — the fifth person to hold the office since the longtime mayor died this summer.
— SHELLFISH QUOTAS — A couple of the most significant fisheries for shellfish on the East Coast will have the same catch quotas next year.
BKW--T25-NOTRE DAME-THE ROOMIES
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Arike Ogunbowale and Marina Mabrey will always have Columbus, Ohio. The senior guards and off-campus roommates for No. 1 Notre Dame will always have Brooklyn, too. The friendship between Ogunbowale, the Milwaukee scoring machine, and Mabrey, the street-wise Jersey shore kid, was cemented at the Barclays Center on April 17, 2015 in the Jordan Brand Classic. By John Fineran. AP photos.
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