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

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— POLICE CHIEF-COCAINE — Authorities say a suspended police chief in New Jersey has been buying cocaine online. AP photo.

— MOTHER DAUGHTER SLAIN — A woman accused of beating her mother and grandmother to death in their New Jersey beach home will remain jailed until her trial.

— POLICE OFFICERS SHOT — A second New Jersey police officer shot in what authorities say was an ambush attack has been released from the hospital.

— TRACTOR-TRAILER CRASH — New Jersey State Police say a tractor trailer collided with a construction vehicle.


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