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Losing bidder seeks to block bankrupt casino sale

10-19-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Florida developer who lost a bankruptcy court auction for the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City is now challenging the decision. The Press of Atlantic City (http://bit.ly/1wXfeEs) reports that a lawyer for ...

New Jersey nuclear plant restarted after repairs

10-18-14
LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The nation's oldest operating nuclear plant has been restarted after it was taken offline last month for a planned refueling and maintenance work. The Oyster Creek plant in Lacey Township resumed full-power operations ...

New Jersey gas prices down sharply

10-18-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen below an average of $3 per gallon for the first time since 2010. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.96, down 11 cents from ...

Taj Mahal workers furious after contract voided

10-18-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Casino workers were in shock after learning that a judge had granted a request by Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal to throw out their union contract. Though the casino isn't immediately set to close like other resorts in ...
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Judge Voids Taj Mahal Union Contract with Casino Workers

10-17-14
A federal bankruptcy judge ruled Trump Entertainment can stop paying for worker health care and pensions at Taj Mahal.

Convict must change where he gets wife from work

10-17-14
WOODBURY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been told to change where he picks his wife up from work at a nuclear power plant after he pleaded guilty to unwanted sexual contact of another employee. Superior Court Judge Christine Allen Jackson on ...

Law allowing sports betting signed by Christie

10-17-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is moving ahead with plans to permit betting on sports in the state, but legal challenges could stall the rollout. Gov. Chris Christie on Friday signed a bill passed this week in the Legislature that would partially ...

Chris Christie releases his tax returns

10-17-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie and his wife reported nearly $700,000 in income in 2013 — a significant jump from 2012. Tax returns released by his office Friday show the Christies making $698,838. They reported $478,977 in income in ...

Man sentenced for part in global cybercrime ring

10-17-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who was part of an international cybercrime ring has been sentenced. Lamar Taylor was sentenced Friday to 30 months in prison. He was also ordered to pay $338,649 of restitution and be under supervised ...

AG says consultant ran scam, used money at casinos

10-17-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The state has revoked the registration of a Jersey City financial consultant and fined him $2 million after they say he spent investors' money on gambling, football tickets and other personal expenses. Acting Attorney General ...