Asylum for fugitives is legitimate right: Cuba

Cuba says it has a right to grant asylum to US fugitives, the clearest signal yet that the communist government has no intention of extraditing America's most-wanted woman despite the warming relations.

Evidence contradicts Chris Christie on closures: Lawyer

A former loyalist of Republican presidential prospect Chris Christie said there is evidence that contradicts what the New Jersey governor has said about a traffic jam scandal that rocked his administration.

Hillary Clinton prohibitive White House favourite... again

It`s as if the last seven years never happened: Hillary Clinton is the prohibitive early Democratic favourite in the White House race.

New Jersey Governor Christie fires aide in bridge scandal

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Thursday fired a top aide who apparently helped orchestrate massive traffic jams at a busy commuter bridge to settle a score, saying he had been blindsided in the scandal that threatened to tarnish his political image.

Chris Christie wins big in New Jersey, Democrat takes Virginia in governors` races

Moderate Republican Chris Christie easily won re-election as New Jersey governor, while a conservative Republican popular with the Tea Party movement narrowly lost his bid for the Virginia governorship.

New York ends Bloomberg era, elects liberal de Blasio as mayor

Voters in New York picked Bill de Blasio to be the city`s first Democratic mayor in a generation, in one of a handful of elections seen as having considerable national importance.

Christie locks horns with Jindal over `stupid party` jibe

The Jersey politician reportedly took aim at Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal who had said that Republicans need to stop being the `stupid party` and needed to learn to `talk like adults`.

Chris Christie, Hillary Clinton polled `hottest` US politicians

A new poll has declared New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton are the "hottest politicians" in the United States.

Bon Jovi donates $1m to Hurricane Sandy relief fund

Jon Bon Jovi announced on Monday that he has donated 1 million dollars to the Hurricane Sandy NJ Relief Fund.

New Jersey Governor phones Obama, e-mails Romney

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said that he had called President Barack Obama to congratulate him on his win in the 2012 White House race.

Superstorm Sandy: Barack Obama tours New Jersey coastline

US President Barack Obama toured the storm-ravaged areas of New Jersey, along with its Governor Chris Christie.

Republican Christie captures NJ governor`s seat

Chris Christie, an aggressive former prosecutor has unseated the deep-pocketed but unpopular Gov. Jon Corzine.