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Taj Mahal workers walk petition to AC mayor

11-3-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Workers from the Trump Taj Mahal casino marched to Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian's office to ask him to reconsider granting concessions that the struggling casino says are necessary to keep it open. About 1,000 ...

LabCorp to spend $6.1 billion on Covance

11-3-14
LabCorp will pay about $6.1 billion in cash and stock to buy Covance in a tie-up that aims to improve clinical trial research for pharmaceuticals. LabCorp said Monday that it will pay $105.12 for each share of the Princeton, New Jersey, company, ...

World Trade Center reopens for business

11-3-14
NEW YORK (AP) — Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center is opening for business. It's an emotional milestone for both New Yorkers and the nation. Publishing giant Conde Nast will start moving into One ...

Atlantic City casino workers to march on city hall

11-2-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Workers from the Taj Mahal casino will march to the Atlantic City mayor's office Monday morning to ask Mayor Don Guardian to reconsider granting concessions the struggling casinos says are necessary to keep it open. About ...

New Jersey racetrack gambling on sports betting

11-1-14
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — One New Jersey racetrack is poised to reap millions from sports betting — if it becomes legal. Monmouth Park is the only New Jersey racetrack or casino to commit to offering sports betting if the state prevails in federal ...

New Jersey gas prices still falling sharply

11-1-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists continue to see sharply lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.83, down 7 cents from last week. That's also much lower ...
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The History of Daylight Saving Time

10-31-14
As we turn the clocks back this weekend, we take a look at why the practice of Daylight Saving Time exists.

Atlantic County unemployment at 11.4 percent

10-31-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The unemployment rate in Atlantic County has risen to 11.4 percent as the impact of three casino closings in just over a two-week period at the end of the summer is being felt. The Press of Atlantic City reports ...

Judge denies former NBA player’s fraud appeal

10-31-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A judge has rejected a former NBA player's appeal of his fraud conviction. Tate George was convicted last fall on four wire fraud counts in what prosecutors contend was a real estate Ponzi scheme. Among the victims were pro ...
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NJ Company’s Disinfectant Used to Fight Ebola

10-30-14
ClorDiSys, based in Hunterdon County, is providing disinfectants to clean areas where Ebola patients have been.