Business & Economy

Cognizant buying TriZetto for $2.7 billion

TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Cognizant is buying health care software company TriZetto for $2.7 billion in cash. Privately held TriZetto Corp. is based in Englewood, Colorado. The company and its 3,700 workers will join Cognizant's existing health care ...

Trustee objects to parts of proposed Revel deal

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A U.S. Bankruptcy Court trustee is objecting to the proposed auction date for the Revel Casino Hotel and a $3 million breakup fee that would go to a Florida developer if he's outbid for the recently shuttered site. The ...

New Jersey gas prices stay stable

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are seeing stable 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 $3.27, the same price as last week. That's also lower than the ...

Insurance issues loom large in New Jersey race

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — The congressional race expected to be New Jersey's most competitive is full of accusatory ads. Voters from outside Philadelphia to the shore should brace for hearing a lot more dirt involving Democrat Aimee Belgard and ...

Flood Victims Asked to Return Sandy Aid

Some Hurricane Sandy victims have gotten letters asking them to return federal aid disbursed by FEMA and HUD.

Estate, Inheritance Taxes Could Hurt Farm Business

New Jersey imposes both an estate and an inheritance tax, which some say will hurt businesses that get passed down.

NJ Transit Plans $2 Billion Upgrade

NJ Transit is spending nearly $2 billion to replace trains and buses and add seats to all equipment over the next couple of decades.

Atlantic City casino revenues down 1.2 percent

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's casino revenue declined by 1.2 percent in August compared with a year ago as another gambling hall shut down at the end of the month. The 11 casinos operating during August won $294.4 million from ...

WARN notices go to 3,100 Taj Mahal casino workers

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The owner of the Trump Taj Mahal casino has sent notices to more than 3,100 employees warning it could be shut down on Nov. 13. Trump Entertainment Resorts says it filed the notices earlier this week. The company filed ...

Day care center worker who served bleach is fired

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey day care center where more than two dozen children and adults were accidentally served bleach-tainted water has reopened, and an employee has been fired. The parent company of the Growing Tree Learning II in ...