Business & Economy

Union blocks traffic to protest casino givebacks

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Casino workers are blocking traffic on a southern New Jersey highway to protest demands for contract givebacks being made to keep the Trump Taj Mahal casino open. Several members of Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union ...

Study: NY-area airports improving on amenities

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A new study concludes that the New York area's three major airports are doing better at offering amenities to travelers. The study was released Wednesday by the Global Gateway Alliance, a group that advocates for improvements ...

Judge Rules Revel Auction Fair

Judge Gloria Burns ruled that Revel can be sold to Brookfield Asset Management for $110 million, despite objections from another bidder, Glenn Straub.

Newark Council Adopts Budget Amendments Ahead of State Aid Deadline

Members of Newark City Council unanimously approved a spending plan that would raise taxes about $300 per household.

Proposal to Change NJ Pension System

Some have proposed changing the current pension system to be more like a contribution plan or 401k.

Hurricane Sandy Victims Still Suffering From Sandy’s Aftermath

Senior Correspondent Mike Schneider spoke with Dr. Adrienne Fessler-Belli about the mental health effects in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

95 percent off? Revel discount is such a deal!

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Toronto-based asset management firm won a bankruptcy auction for the former Revel Casino Hotel by bidding 5 cents on the dollar for Atlantic City's newest casino. Revel cost $2.4 billion to build, but Brookfield Asset ...

Prosecutors: Man improperly ran ambulance company

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a New Jersey man operated a lucrative ambulance company and laundered government payments, even though he was barred from doing business with Medicare. Imadeldin Awad Khair was arrested Tuesday morning ...

Infosys whistleblower taking on company again

The whistleblower who helped trigger a federal investigation into visa practices by the global outsourcing tech firm Infosys is taking on the company again in court. Former Infosys employee Jay Palmer filed a retaliation complaint with the Department ...

Judge approves Revel casino sale to Toronto firm

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel for 5 cents on the dollar to a Toronto asset management firm. Bankruptcy court Judge Gloria Burns approved the sale to Brookfield ...