Business & Economy

Christie says he’s tired of minimum wage talk

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he's tired of hearing about the minimum wage. Christie told an audience in Washington on Tuesday that he doesn't think parents sit around their kitchen tables hoping their children make a higher minimum ...

Indictment: Ex-CEO filed false federal tax returns

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The former head of a New Jersey firm that provided pharmacy dispensing services has been indicted on charges of filing false federal income tax returns. Federal prosecutors said Tuesday that 67-year-old Gary Sekulski, of ...

Leagues file to stop New Jersey sports betting

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The four major U.S. pro sports leagues and the NCAA have made another court filing in their efforts to stop New Jersey from allowing legalized sports betting. The order to show cause was filed Tuesday in federal court in ...

Hearing set for Trump casino name lawsuit

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A hearing is set for Thursday in a dispute between Donald and Ivanka Trump and the casino company he once ran, over whether Atlantic City's struggling Taj Mahal casino can continue to use the Trump name. The Trumps are ...

EU antitrust watchdog eyes DuPont, Honeywell

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Regulators in Europe say an agreement between DuPont and Honeywell to develop automobile refrigerant may be violating antitrust rules. The U.S. companies entered into a partnership in 2010 to develop the refrigerant after new ...

Steve Adubato Discusses ‘Newark at a Crossroads’

Host of 'One on One' Steve Adubato discusses 'Newark at a Crossroads.'

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Chair: Businesses Face Challenges

Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey Chairman Carlos Medina says that Hispanic businesses in the state face challenges, including access to financial services and training.

Sandy Victim Gets Donated House

Russelle Patterson's house was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, but now she will be able to move into a home donated by an anonymous Longport resident.

Casino resisting Donald Trump’s bid to remove name

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The owner of the struggling Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is fighting back against Donald Trump's bid to have his name removed from it. Trump Entertainment Resorts is resisting a legal bid by Donald ...

Business owner admits stealing water

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The owner of a northern New Jersey business has admitted his role in a conspiracy to steal at least $100,000 worth of water from a local utilities authority. Federal prosecutors say 43-year-old Nicholas Vene, of Holmdel, ...