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This is a gas pump nozzel in a car filling up at a pump in West Mifflin, Pa., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Falling gas prices a holiday gift to Thanksgiving travelers

Associated Press

Gas prices that have continued their downward plunge in New Jersey and around the nation are another reason to be thankful for travelers about to hit the road during the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday period.

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Activists detained after boarding palm oil tanker off Spain

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Greenpeace says six of its activists boarded a tanker transporting Indonesian palm oil in the Gulf of Cadiz and were detained by its captain after unfurling "Save our Rainforest" and "Drop Dirty Palm Oil" banners.

State responds to psychiatric boarding lawsuit

Associated Press

The head of New Hampshire's Department of Health and Human Services says the agency will continue to work with hospitals to provide timely hearings for psychiatric patients being involuntarily held in hospital emergency rooms.

Florida sues Walgreens, CVS over opioid sales

- Associated Press

Florida is suing the nation's two largest drugstore chains, Walgreens and CVS, alleging they added to the state and national opioid crisis by overselling painkillers and not taking precautions to stop illegal sales.

Lawmakers approve $5 million for Rochester water project

Associated Press

New Hampshire lawmakers have approved nearly $5 million in funding to extend a water main in Rochester to bring clean drinking water to an area dealing with contamination from a gasoline additive.

Northam replaces regulators ahead of pipeline vote

Associated Press

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has removed two members of the State Air Pollution Control Board after the citizen review board delayed a key vote on whether to allow a natural gas compressor station in a historic African-American community.