Stories tagged: new jersey
Sat., July 2, 2016
A strike against Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino entered its second day Saturday with both sides appearing confident they could outwait the other and prevail in the bitter dispute …
Thu., June 30, 2016
Nearly 15,000 drug cases might have been undermined after a forensic lab technician was accused of shoddy work, according to a New Jersey judge.
Wed., June 1, 2016
A Honduran woman infected with Zika gave birth in New Jersey to a baby girl with birth defects caused by the virus, her doctor said Wednesday.
Fri., May 27, 2016
Republican Gov. Chris Christie has signed a package of bills to keep financially troubled Atlantic City from running out of cash.
Fri., May 13, 2016
A woman and her seven adult children stepped forward Friday to claim a $429.6 million Powerball jackpot.
Wed., May 11, 2016
A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that prosecutors must provide a group of media organizations access to a list of individuals who were linked to the alleged conspiracy to close …
Tue., May 10, 2016
Jon Bon Jovi knows he can’t help society by curing cancer or splitting atoms. But he can use his celebrity to command the attention of millions of people, including some …
Mon., May 9, 2016
Someone who spent $6 on lottery tickets at a New Jersey convenience store last week holds the lone winning ticket for this weekend’s $429.6 million Powerball jackpot.
Mon., April 25, 2016
A Washington state agency has hired New Jersey consultants to prepare an economic market study on gambling in the state.
Tue., April 5, 2016
Authorities say they found at least 50 puppies and small dogs in steel crates inside a van behind a northern New Jersey pet store.
Thu., March 10, 2016
Port Authority police say a truck driver used fishing line to flip his license plate in a bid to avoid paying tolls at the George Washington Bridge.
Thu., March 3, 2016
In a 2013 re-election campaign he would market as a model for how Republicans could win nationally, Gov. Chris Christie won support from Latino and black leaders in New Jersey.
Wed., March 2, 2016
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said Wednesday that if New Jersey approves casinos in the northern part of the state, he won’t pump $100 million into his newly acquired Trump Taj …
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016
The Trump Taj Mahal casino emerged from bankruptcy Friday and was taken over by Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor who now owns two of the city’s largest casinos.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016
Officials at a southern New Jersey hospital have notified 213 patients they may have been exposed to HIV or hepatitis B or C because of drug tampering that may have …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016
A former Miss America contestant died early Monday, a week after her car spun off a New Jersey highway and crashed into trees.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016
A New Jersey redevelopment agency approved an $11.9 million deal Tuesday to keep the Miss America pageant in Atlantic City for the next three years.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016
A massive warehouse fire in central New Jersey burning out of control for more than half a day has generated enough smoke to be detected by weather radar and forced …
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday the state will assume vast control over Atlantic City’s finances and decision-making, saying the seaside gambling resort is incapable of getting its finances …
Mon., Oct. 5, 2015
The Brooklyn Nets have lost their preseason opener Monday night to Turkey’s Fenerbahce Ulker, which got 18 points from former NBA lottery pick Jan Vesely in a 101-96 victory. Brook …
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015
An old skirmish began anew on Tuesday when some New Jersey media members ambushed Mike Leach on the weekly Pac-12 coaches teleconference to press him about comments he made a …
Mon., May 5, 2014
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday let stand New Jersey’s requirement that gun owners demonstrate a justifiable need in order to carry firearms in public, turning away …
Sun., Jan. 19, 2014
TRENTON, N.J. – The Christie administration withheld millions of dollars in Superstorm Sandy recovery grants from a New Jersey city because its mayor refused to sign off on a politically …
Thu., Jan. 9, 2014
The New Jersey governor said he was firing Deputy Chief of Staff Bridget Anne Kelly, “because she lied to me.” Kelly is the latest casualty in a widening scandal that …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2013
A spokesman for Gov. Chris Christie says he will appeal a state court ruling calling for gay marriage to be legalized.
Mon., June 11, 2012
The Los Angeles Kings have won their first NHL championship, beating the New Jersey Devils 6-1 Monday night in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals.
Sun., June 27, 2010
After a wet and cold spring, the weather won best in show Sunday for the Ford Ironman Coeur d’Alene.
Mon., Feb. 2, 2009
Federal investigators on Sunday closely examined a stretch of rural Arizona highway near Hoover Dam looking for clues to the cause of a tour bus crash that killed seven Chinese …
Fri., Jan. 30, 2009
NORTH BERGEN, N.J. – A 19-year-old woman who thought she was going to a party was instead driven to a rural wooded area and abandoned in 8-degree weather in a …