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Taj Mahal casino seeks new bankruptcy financing

11-26-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The bankrupt Trump Taj Mahal casino expects to run out of cash by mid-January and is seeking new financing to get it through its Chapter 11 case. Trump Entertainment Resorts asked a Delaware bankruptcy court Wednesday to ...

Health insurance sign-ups coming to shopping malls

11-26-14
CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration says more than 462,000 people selected a health plan in the first week of 2015 enrollment through HealthCare.gov. And there's a new sign-up effort tied to shopping malls and Black Friday. The federal ...

New Jersey lawmaker would limit Thanksgiving hours

11-26-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Stores in New Jersey might have their hours limited during future Thanksgivings. State Sen. Richard Codey is considering a bill that would prevent stores from opening before 9 p.m. so employees can enjoy the holiday with their ...
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Questions Surround Price Hike for Heroin Antidote

11-25-14
Law enforcement personnel are wondering why the price of Narcan, which has saved the lives of heroin addicts, has nearly doubled.
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End of Army Contract Ups Unemployment in Millville

11-25-14
Boeing is laying off 30 people from its Millville modification center after a $43 million contract with the U.S. Army ended.
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Asm. Schaer: Northstar’s Performance Year One for NJ Lottery a Concern

11-25-14
State Assembly Budget Committee Chair Gary Schaer wants a review of Northstar running the New Jersey lottery.

Icahn: Taj Mahal ‘a bad investment for me’

11-25-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Billionaire Carl Icahn says buying Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal casino would be "a bad investment for me." But in a letter Tuesday to the president of its main union, Icahn says he's willing to do it anyway to save ...

Trump casinos, Atlantic City agree on tax sale

11-25-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Bankrupt Trump Entertainment Resorts and the city of Atlantic City have reached a deal to let the city collect unpaid taxes. The deal was approved Tuesday afternoon by a Delaware bankruptcy court judge. It lets the city ...

Lawmakers seek roadmap to fund transportation

11-25-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey officials are searching for a way to pay for transportation projects next year, and raising the gasoline tax is among the options being discussed. Lawmakers and advocacy groups also have suggested rededicating part ...

Ex-CFO accused of embezzling nearly $6.3 million

11-25-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the former chief financial officer of a northern New Jersey firm embezzled nearly $6.3 million from the company. FBI agents arrested 50-year-old Gomidas Garabed Hartounian at his Franklin Lakes home on ...