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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, wife Priscilla Chan gift $120 million to California schools

...people are angry. The story's most poignant quote is from Vivian Cox Fraser, the president of the Urban League of Essex County, who said "Everybody's getting paid, but Raheem still can't read."Zuckerberg said the Newark experience is...
Mortgage 'robo-signing' practice is still in use

...includes Lansing. "It's still an epidemic."In Essex County, Mass., the office that handles property deeds has...says John O'Brien, the registrar of deeds in Essex County, which is north of Boston and includes the city of...
Englishman has company at top

...shots.CURTIS CUP: In Manchester-by-theSea, Mass., Great Britain and Ireland got off to a strong start at the Essex County Club, and took a 3.5-2.5 lead over the Americans.The U.S., which has won the event six consecutive times...
The Olympics were golden for town

...the Winter Games. "The town was getting a little worn-out," said James McKenna, president of the Lake Placid Essex County Visitors Bureau. "Getting the Games again would be the tool to get the venues and get the town, not only on the map...
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Suspended coach waits for decision

...temporarily overturned, a delay that hurts his chance of joining the U.S. team at a World Cup race this weekend. Essex County Supreme Court Judge James Dawson listened to 75 minutes of arguments in court Monday, and said he needed time to make...

...will go before a New York judge today, less than a week before his team competes at a key World Cup race in Germany. Essex County Supreme Court Judge James Dawson could order the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation to allow Nardiello the chance...
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NJ won't probe Ga. CEO's fatal shooting his pocket and lunged at the officer.The attorney general says there's "no indication of a conflict with the Essex County Prosecutor's Office handling the case fairly and impartially."
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Cops shoot unarmed Georgia banker in New Jersey

...of his Montclair High School class.Gaymon was president and CEO of Credit Union of Atlanta.A spokeswoman for the Essex County Prosecutor's Office says the detective gave a statement to investigators Monday afternoon.
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...reached into his pocket and lunged at an undercover police officer, who then fatally shot him at a Newark park.Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert Laurino says the on-duty officer was approached in Branch Brook Park Friday night by Defarra Gaymon...
History of war comes alive in upstate New York

...TICONDEROGA: Great Encampment, June 25-26, Ticonderoga, Essex County; or (518) 585-2821...Aug. 13-14, Crown Point State Historic Site, Essex County; (click on "Historic Sites...
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