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Christie wants more tax breaks for Atlantic City

9-11-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he will sign a bill laying out new tax incentives for businesses only if non-gambling projects in Atlantic City are eligible for more aid. Christie issued a conditional veto on Thursday of additions and ...

Atlantic City job fair draws 1,500

9-11-14
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

9-11-14
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

9-10-14
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

9-10-14
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

9-10-14
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 ...
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Biodiesel Industry Growing

9-10-14
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

9-10-14
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

9-10-14
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

9-10-14
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, ...