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Report suggests check not done before deadly crash

6-13-14
BOSTON (AP) — A federal report suggests the crew of a private jet that crashed in Massachusetts, killing Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz and six other people, didn't perform a flight control check before attempting takeoff. A preliminary ...

Frontier adds more flights at Trenton-Mercer

6-13-14
EWING, N.J. (AP) — Frontier Airlines is adding more nonstop flights at New Jersey's Trenton-Mercer Airport. The airline on Friday started flying from Trenton to St. Louis, Milwaukee and Minneapolis. Frontier says on Saturday it will sell limited ...

Philly region braces for potential rail strike

6-13-14
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Employers in the Philadelphia area are making contingency plans as the region braces for a potential strike that would shut down the regional rail system. Unions representing about 400 engineers and electricians are expected to ...

Report: Port agency faces Securities bridge probe

6-12-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Officials from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey have confirmed the Securities and Exchange Commission is the latest agency to launch an investigation into its operations after the George Washington Bridge lane ...

Feds cite 5 companies in NJ worker’s death

6-12-14
AVENEL, N.J. (AP) — Federal labor officials have cited five companies connected to operations at a New Jersey-based Amazon packaging facility for serious violations following the death of a worker. The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety ...

NJ lawmakers OK no-shame change to casino self-ban

6-12-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey legislature approved a bill Thursday that would let people ban themselves from casino or Internet gambling without having to admit they have a gambling problem. The state's voluntary self-exclusion lists ...

Delaware officials: bridge review finds no threats

6-12-14
DOVER, Del. (AP) — State officials say vehicles and materials found stored under several major bridges in Delaware after the emergency closure of an interstate bridge did not pose any threats to safety. Transportation Secretary Shailen Bhatt ...

Philadelphia area commuter rail strike threatened

6-12-14
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Commuter trains serving the Philadelphia area might stop running this weekend if last-ditch contract negotiations fail. Federal mediators have asked the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority to meet Friday with ...

May 2014 revenue for Atlantic City casinos

6-12-14
Brick-and-mortar casino revenue (excluding Internet): Golden Nugget: $16.3 million; up 70 percent Tropicana: $25.1 million, up 20.6 percent Borgata: $54.9 million; up 4.8 percent Revel: $11.6 million, up 4.2 percent Harrah's: $30.8 million; down 1.2 ...

New Jersey Internet casino win falls again in May

6-12-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Internet gambling revenue declined in New Jersey for the second straight month in May, and the amount of money taken in by brick-and-mortar casinos fell as well. Figures released Thursday by the state Division of Gaming ...