Business & Economy

APNewsBreak: Papers filed to close Trump Taj Mahal

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The owner of the struggling Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey, has filed court papers to close it by next month, making it the fifth of the city's 12 casinos to shut down this year. Trump ...

AP: Owner says it will close Taj Mahal casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The owners of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort say they will close it on Dec. 12. In a filing made Friday with a Delaware bankruptcy court, Trump Entertainment Resorts says its board has approved a shutdown ...

Ultimate Gaming closes Nevada online poker site

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ultimate Gaming officials say they have shut down the company's online Ultimate Poker site in Nevada. Chairman Tom Breitling said in a statement Friday that online poker revenue fell short of expectations and operating the sites in ...

Atlantic City Alliance: We should disband

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Been there, done AC. Now it's time to move on. That's the message from the Atlantic City Alliance, the group created to promote the struggling seaside resort to other parts of the country. It penned the signature "Do AC" ...

Contract OKd for Cape May county beach restoration

Federal officials have awarded a $57 million contract to widen beaches in New Jersey's Cape May County. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a contract this week to Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company. The Illinois-based firm will reconstruct ...

Renault Winery seeks bankruptcy protection

EGG HARBOR CITY, N.J. (AP) — South Jersey's Renault (ray-NOH') Winery Resort and Golf has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The winery in Egg Harbor City, which was founded in 1864, will remain open while it reorganizes its finances. ...

NJ senator presses for Sandy insurance probe

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Insurance companies might face more scrutiny over how they are handling flood damage claims from Superstorm Sandy. Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey on Friday demanded that the Federal Emergency Management Administration ...

Electric charging stations to be installed

LEWES, Del. (AP) — Two free electric charging stations for electric cars will be installed at the Lewes terminal of the Cape May-Lewes Ferry. The Delaware River and Bay Authority says the stations will be in the public parking lot near the terminal ...

Report: About 100,000 NJ Parents Without Full-Time Jobs

The latest Annie E. Casey Foundation Kids Count Policy Report indicates around 100,000 families in New Jersey have a parent with no full-time, year round employment.

Retailers Announces Thanksgiving Plans, While Receiving Mixed Reaction

Retailers announce their holiday plans for Thanksgiving and Black Friday, while many have mixed reactions.