‘Small but possible’ risk of rare disorder from Johnson & Johnson vaccine
Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine may pose a “small possible risk” of a rare but potentially dangerous neurological reaction, U.S. health officials said Monday.
Smoking will be allowed again at Atlantic City casinos starting July 4
New Jersey's yearlong coronavirus-inspired ban on smoking in Atlantic City casinos will end Sunday, just in time for the Fourth of July holiday.
Bill Cosby to be released from PA prison: conviction overturned
At a state prison near Philadelphia, the embattled entertainer has served more than two years of a three- to 10-year sentence for sex assault.
New Jersey a signature away from extending Atlantic City takeover
Gov. Phil Murphy has been sent legislation that would keep most of Atlantic City's major decision-making powers under state control for an additional four years.
Bruce Springsteen announces Broadway return of one-man show
The rockstar will bring his hit show back through the summer. Ticket-holders will have to prove they're vaccinated against COVID-19.
NJ man pleads to allowing nursing home residents to suffer before dying
A New Jersey man who oversaw a suburban Philadelphia nursing home pleaded no contest Wednesday to endangering three residents who before dying suffered health complications because of inadequate staffing levels.
NJ worker was splashed with radioactive water at nuclear power plant
The Oyster Creek nuclear power plant, which is undergoing decommissioning, was cited by federal regulators for a low-level safety violation, the Asbury Park Press reported Wednesday.
NJ closes some hazardous ‘blue hole’ swimming spots for summer
The state DEP closed small areas in five counties — from Ocean to Morris — for the season after a spike in visitors created an "unsafe environment."
Amazon hiring hundreds in NJ, $100 bonus for having COVID vaccine
The online retail giant is looking to bring on 75,000 new workers ahead of Prime Day, nationwide.
Peloton recalls treadmills after child dies, ‘disturbing’ video showing injury
Peloton is recalling its treadmills after one child died and 29 other children suffered from cuts, broken bones and other injuries from being pulled under the rear of the treadmill.
NJ waiving mandatory minimum prison terms for all non-violent drug offenses
New Jersey prosecutors must waive mandatory minimum prison terms for non-violent drug offenses, the state attorney general said Monday in a new directive.
Bobby Flay’s restaurant closing at Borgata in Atlantic City
A celebrity restaurant inside Atlantic City's leading casino will close in June, both parties announced Monday.