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New Jersey gas prices still falling

9-27-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists continue to see lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the state on Friday was $3.17, down 4 cents from last week. That's also lower than ...

New Jersey to receive $543K in drug settlement

9-26-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey will receive more than $500,000 as part of a nationwide settlement with a drugmaker over allegations that the company improperly promoted medications including the attention deficit disorder drugs Adderall XR. ...
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Law Enforcement Concerned About Smartphone Encryption

9-26-14
The FBI director said he's worried that so-called unlockable systems for smartphones will impede investigations.
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Asm. Cryan: Tuition Freezes Would Give Students Stability

9-26-14
Assemblyman Joseph Cryan says that a tuition freeze bill would allow incoming freshman to pay tuition and fees at the same fee for nine consecutive semesters, allowing for some stability.

$1M Powerball ticket set to expire

9-26-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Time is running out for the person holding an unclaimed Powerball lottery ticket bought in New Jersey that is worth $1 million. The ticket for the Oct. 23, 2013 drawing was purchased at Kwik Farms on Shrewsbury Avenue in ...

Toll-free days set for Atlantic City Expressway

9-26-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Toll-free Tuesdays are planned for the Atlantic City Expressway in October. The Atlantic City Alliance will announce details on Monday. Alliance spokesman Jeff Guaracino tells The Press of Atlantic City ...

Fatality near NY-New Jersey bridge snarls traffic

9-26-14
RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. (AP) — A fatal crash on a New Jersey interstate near the busy George Washington Bridge has left a truck driver dead and another motorist injured. State police say 58-year-old Thomas Andrews of Keyport crashed into the median ...
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Three NJ Health Groups Get Medicare Bonuses

9-25-14
Three Accountable Care Organizations in New Jersey met their goals of improving patient care while saving money and received bonuses from Medicare.

NY casino panel begins deliberations on sites

9-25-14
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A panel tasked with reviewing applications for casino licenses in upstate New York is beginning its deliberations following three days of public hearings on the 16 different proposals. The state's Gaming Facility Location Board ...

Christie pension commission warns of shortfalls

9-25-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's unfunded health benefit and pension liabilities threaten to put a $90 billion drain on the state's future budgets. That's according to a preliminary report released Thursday by the panel convened by Gov. Chris ...