Macy’s will stop paying tens of thousands of workers with stores closed
The company said that it is transitioning to an "absolute minimum workforce" needed to maintain basic operations.
Medical supply imports drop in U.S. — most of it arriving at Newark
The critical shortage of medical supplies across the U.S., including testing swabs, protective masks, surgical gowns and hand sanitizer, can be tied to a sudden drop in imports, mostly from China, The Associated Press has found.
NJ residents stuck overseas as nations close borders
There is no official count of how many Americans or citizens of other nations are stranded outside their home countries, but the couple’s plight offers a window into the lives of tourists trapped abroad as the COVID-19 pandemic spreads.
All libraries in NJ are now closed
Gov. Phil Murphy has announced the indefinite closure of libraries across the state as part of what he called “a commitment to aggressively expand social distancing measures statewide" amid the coronavirus outbreak.
March Madness: NCAA tournaments canceled due to coronavirus
The decision comes a day after the NCAA announced the games that were scheduled to start next week would go on, but played in mostly empty arenas
NBA suspends its season ‘until further notice’ over coronavirus
A person with knowledge of the situation said the Jazz player who tested positive was center Rudy Gobert.
NJ considers fines for beachgoers who let umbrellas fly away
Beachgoers at the Jersey Shore would have to tether their beach umbrellas to the sand to prevent them from flying off and injuring people under a recently introduced bill.
Gamblers in NJ wagered $540M on sports in January
Betting on the NFL playoffs in the run-up to the Super Bowl led to an increase in New Jersey's gambling revenue of more than 30% in January.
Super Bowl betting brings big business to sports books
New Jersey's 10 retail sports books and 19 sports wagering mobile applications lost $4.28 million on the wagers.
Flyers mascot Gritty cleared of claim he assaulted teen fan
Chris Greenwell claimed Gritty ran out of his chair and “punched my son as hard as he could" during an event for season ticket holders.
Eli Manning, 39, has retired from football — What’s next for him?
Eli Manning, who led the New York Giants to two Super Bowls in a 16-year career that saw him set almost every team passing record, has retired.
New law: Flavored vaping products will be illegal starting April 2020
The sale of flavored vaping products is banned in New Jersey under legislation Gov. Phil Murphy signed Tuesday.