Business & Economy

‘Normal’ for some eludes others at Jersey shore

UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) — With the second summer after Superstorm Sandy almost here, "normal" means different things to different people. Some storm victims have rebuilt or repaired their homes, many by raising them higher than before. But many ...

Assembly Budget Committee Gets Revenue Update

The Assembly Budget Committee held a hearing to get a revenue update from the Office of Legislative Services and the state treasurer.

NJ budget problems add to Christie 2016 challenge

NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is confronting major budget problems that threaten to complicate an already messy second term — and his presidential prospects. The Republican governor already faces state and federal investigations ...

After a year’s absence, Fleet Week returns to NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Well, hello, sailor! Fleet Week is returning to New York City after a year's absence. Three Navy ships and two Coast Guard cutters are scheduled to arrive in New York Harbor on Wednesday morning, the start of the week. The usually ...

Christie Proposes Reducing Pension Payment to Balance Budget

Gov. Chris Christie says he wants to reduce both this year and next year's pension payments to close the state's budget deficit.

AC Man Fights CRDA Eminent Domain Seizure

Charlie Birnbaum is fighting to keep his Atlantic City home. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority is trying to take the three-story apartment building through eminent domain.

Homeless Turn to Motels for Housing

Many people find themselves having to live in motels because they can't afford permanent housing.

Sen. Codey: Christie’s Budgets Don’t Meet Revenue Estimates

Sen. Richard Codey says Gov. Chris Christie's budgets have never met revenue estimates and that is New Jersey's biggest problem.

Hard Rock: Interested in Revel if price is right

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The president of the Seminole Indians' Hard Rock franchise says the company would consider buying Atlantic City's Revel Casino if the price was right. Revel is seeking a buyer or a partner for a joint venture. ...

After near-miss, FAA changes Newark procedures

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The close call between two planes at Newark Liberty International Airport last month has prompted changes in the airport's takeoff and landing procedures. The Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday that planes won't use ...