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March 12, 2014 10:10 PM Maker of Toms shoes expands into coffee roasting

Toms, the Los Angeles company known for its comfy, eco-friendly footwear and its shoes-donating ways, is tiptoeing into an unusual product line: coffee. The philanthropic business, which sells shoes and eyewear under a One for One business model, made the announcement Tuesday in Austin, Texas, at the South by Southwest Interactive conference. For every 42

February 21, 2014 9:32 AM Ky. man going barefoot for charity in icy winter

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Walking a mile in Richard Hudgins shoes can be a painful experience in one of the harshest Southern winters in years. Hudgins, a hair stylist, has stripped off his shoes and socks and is going barefoot for a full year to raise money for shoeless children a world away. He has gone barefoot to work, to drop his daughter off at school 78

November 18, 2013 4:47 PM Old Friend Pleads Not Guilty

The father of a 4-year-old boy who fatally shot his 6-year-old Toms River neighbor earlier this year pleaded not guilty in Superior Court on Monday on child-endangerment charges. Anthony Senatore, 34, appeared before Superior Court Judge Wendel E. Daniels to face five charges of child endangerment in connection with Senatore's son killing Brandon Holt. 50

November 12, 2013 9:37 PM Global shares, bonds slip, Fed officials back easy policy

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets and government debt prices slipped on Tuesday and the dollar rose as investors contemplated prospects for fewer bond purchases by the Federal Reserve, a critical support for asset prices and the economy. German Bunds also hit three-week lows, tracking weaker prices for U.S. Treasuries, as investors made room for this week's 54

November 5, 2013 10:38 PM TOMS launches online marketplace

Those are a just few of the gifts in the newly opened TOMS Marketplace, a virtual showroom of products sold by small businesses pushing for social change. TOMS has sold millions of its canvas shoes, but it has become synonymous with doing good because of its "one for one" program. The company donates a pair of shoes for every sale; it says it's given 54

October 27, 2013 1:35 PM AP Interview: Christie blames Congress, federal red tape for delays in aid to Sandy victims

Best news photos of the week “We’ve done everything we possibly can, and I think in the immediate aftermath did a very good job,” Christie told the AP. “Since then, we’ve kind of been hostage to two situations, the delay in the aid itself and then what I call the ‘Katrina factor,’ which is the much more detailed and difficult rules surrounding the distribution 71

August 9, 2013 6:37 AM New Jersey co-workers hold Powerball winning ticket

Sixteen co-workers from a N.J. vehicle maintenance department hold a winning Powerball ticket. A group of co-workers from Ocean County, N.J., are apparently the holders of one of three winning Powerball tickets splitting a $448 million jackpot. The 16 employees of the Ocean County Vehicle Maintenance Department in Toms River, N.J., took part in a pool for the ticket 72

June 4, 2013 1:01 PM Music, movement are new realms for classic 'Fantasia'

You can become the sorcerer's apprentice in a new video game from Disney and the creators of "Rock Band" and "Dance Central." The creators of the Rock Band and Dance Central video games are teaming up with Disney for a game that inserts you into the world of Fantasia. As apprentice to sorcerer Yen Sid, Mickey Mouse experimented with magic in the 1940 animated 101

May 14, 2013 6:20 AM wooden pen made from boardwalk

Prince Harry and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will take home unusual gifts after visiting Seaside Heights, N.J., on Tuesday: engraved pens fashioned from the borough's boardwalk ravaged by superstorm Sandy. The 24-carat gold-plated rhodium writing instruments, made by the Historic Pen Co. of Stafford, N.J., were donated by company owner Bob DeMartino 51

May 14, 2013 2:01 AM Father of Toms River child who shot playmate Brandon Holt charged in death

Originally published: May 13, 2013 9:34 PM Updated: May 13, 2013 10:22 PM Funeral services have been set for the 6-year-old Toms River boy who was accidentally shot and killed by his 4-year-old playmate. (May 13, 2013) Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain says detectives arrested Anthony Senatore, 33 at a residence in Bayville. Senatore was charged 65