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Day 2 of Atlantic Club auction ends without winner

12-18-13
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The second day of a bankruptcy auction for a struggling Atlantic City casino has ended without a buyer emerging. Talks to find a new owner for The Atlantic Club Casino Hotel ended Wednesday and will continue. A schedule ...

Judge: Wal-Mart not at fault for racial comments

12-18-13
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man is trying to get a lawsuit against Wal-Mart reinstated for damages he says he suffered after a teenager hijacked a store intercom and announced that "all black people must leave the store." A federal judge in ...

Disabled train caused NJ Transit delays

12-18-13
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit trains heading in and out of New York City are getting back on schedule. Riders faced delays Wednesday morning after an Amtrak train became disabled near the Portal Bridge in Kearny. Commuter trains on NJ ...

NJ tax collections top November target

12-17-13
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey collected $1.73 billion in taxes last month, 1 percent better than expected but off slightly through the first five months of the fiscal year. The Treasury Department's monthly revenue report indicates strong ...
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Mega Millions Jackpot Second Largest in Lottery History

12-17-13
The Mega Millions jackpot is up to $636 million, which has many New Jerseyans rushing out to buy tickets.
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Sen. Lesniak Says Internationalizing Internet Gaming Would Create Revenue

12-17-13
Sen. Raymond Lesniak hopes to allow those outside the United States to legally use New Jersey internet gambling sites. He says the move would bring additional revenue to the state.
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$20 Million Spent in NJ for Verizon’s Green Energy Plan

12-17-13
Verizon Chief Sustainability Officer James Gowen says $20 million of the $100 million Verizon has spent on green energy initiatives has gone to the facility in Basking Ridge.

Day 1 of AC casino auction ends without winner

12-17-13
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Eleven hours of bidding for an Atlantic City casino have failed to produce a new owner for it. The bankruptcy auction of The Atlantic Club Casino Hotel was suspended Tuesday night and will resume Wednesday. Participants ...

Fla. Man admits scamming NJ-based air charter firm

12-17-13
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New Jersey say a Florida man has admitted posing as a high-level executive with a financial firm to improperly obtain charter jet flights and limo rides. Dante Dixon, a 45-year-old Miami resident who also ...

US labels wine collector as fake ‘magic seller’

12-17-13
NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecutor has told a New York jury that a California collector put on a "magic show" to fool wine aficionados into thinking he had access to the world's rarest bottles. Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph Facciponti ...