Cory Booker Fixes Traffic Light

    Newark Mayor Cory Booker has a bandaged right hand as he answers a question next to a burned home in Newark, N.J., Friday, April 13, 2012, where he was credited with rescuing a neighbor Thursday from a fire. Booker said Friday he feared for his life as he helped rescue a neighbor from a fire before firefighters arrived. He described how he returned home Thursday night and saw his neighbor's home engulfed in flames. The woman Booker helped save is in stable condition. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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    Cory Booker just can’t stop being a hero to his constituents. The Newark mayor, who pulled his neighbor from a burning building on Thursday, hasn’t taken a break to let the second-degree burns on his hands recover. This morning, Booker was alerted that a traffic light was out of service and quickly got it repaired, even tweeting back to the woman who notified him. In fact, Booker has become a bit of a Twitter legend, with the hashtag #CoryBookerStories gaining popularity.

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