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Atlantic City job fair draws 1,500

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — An estimated 1,500 people attended a job fair for unemployed casino workers in Atlantic City. Lines snaked through the Atlantic City Convention Center on Wednesday. State Labor Commissioner Harold Wirths says nearly 60 ...

NJ Transit expands mobile tickets to south Jersey

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit bus passengers in southern New Jersey will be able to use their smartphones to travel. The agency has expanded its My Tix application to 59 bus routes in the south Jersey and Philadelphia area. Customers ...

NFL: Former FBI director will probe Rice case

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL says former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III will conduct a probe into how the NFL handled evidence as it investigated domestic violence claims against former Ravens running back Ray Rice. NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said ...

Revel says it has $90M offer to buy closed casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Attorneys for Revel Casino Hotel say that a Florida developer has offered $90 million for the Atlantic City property that closed this month. The casino said in a court filing Wednesday that Glenn Straub has made the cash ...

New Jersey lets MGM keep half of Borgata casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey casino regulators are letting MGM Resorts back into the Atlantic City casino market The Casino Control Commission voted Wednesday to let MGM keep its 50 percent ownership of the Borgata. MGM decided in 2010 to ...

Biodiesel Industry Growing

The biodiesel industry is in its infancy, but it's growing. The fuel burns cleaner than traditional petroleum diesel.

NYC ferry operator must release pilot document

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The operator of a ferry that crashed into a lower Manhattan pier must release a separation agreement it reached with the boat's captain. A federal judge in New Jersey issued the ruling this week in the ongoing legal action ...

New Jersey track extends date for sports betting

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey racetrack that initially wanted to let people wager on sporting events as soon as this weekend is giving itself more time. Dennis Drazin, a legal adviser to Monmouth Park Racetrack, said Wednesday the track's ...

Casino study renews hope for Maine’s Indian tribes

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Bolstered by new study that finds that Maine can handle more casinos, Maine's American Indian tribes are renewing their push to bring slot machines to their communities. The report, which lawmakers began examining Wednesday, ...

S&P downgrades New Jersey’s debt rating again

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Analysts at Standard & Poor's have downgraded New Jersey's debt rating once again. The S&P on Wednesday dropped the state's rating one step, from A+ to A, with a stable outlook. S&P cited a trend of structurally unbalanced ...