President Biden pardons thousands of Americans convicted of marijuana offenses
Biden, in a statement, said the move reflects his position that “no one should be in jail just for using or possessing marijuana.”
Grand jury brings no charges in fatal Buena Vista, NJ police shooting
The New Jersey attorney general’s office said last week a state grand jury had declined to bring charges in the death of 42-year-old Roy Jackel in April 2021.
Atlantic City, NJ casino execs learned useful lessons from pandemic
Panelists speaking at the East Coast Gaming Congress, a casino conference in Atlantic City, say changes they had to make due to the pandemic had some benefits.
NY attorney general sues Donald Trump and his company
New York’s attorney general sued former President Donald Trump and his company on Wednesday, alleging business fraud after the Democrat’s 3-year civil investigation.
NJ eyes extending robust online bet market another 10 years
New Jersey lawmakers are moving to extend authorization for online bets through 2033, which supported Atlantic City casinos through the pandemic.
Atlantic City, NJ casino boss pulls out of smoking ban panel discussion
A panel discussion between Mark Giannantonio, president of Resorts Casino, and proponents of a smoking ban in Atlantic City casinos has been canceled.
Hard Rock spends $100M to raise pay for non-tipped US staff
Hard Rock International said Monday it's spending over $100 million to give significant raises to 10,000 workers, including its Atlantic City, NJ casino.
MLB pitcher turned Port Authority cop dies in car crash headed to 9/11 memorial
Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Anthony Varvaro, who served as a Port Authority of NY and NJ cop, died in a crash Sunday on his way to a 9/11 memorial ceremony.
Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s monarch for 70 years, dies
Queen Elizabeth II, who ruled over the United Kingdom for seven decades, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at the age of 96.
NJ retail executive falls to death from skyscraper
Bed Bath & Beyond said CFO Gustavo Arnal died on Friday.
Police shoot, kill 1 person responding to Englewood, NJ domestic call
New Jersey authorities say a person was shot and killed by police responding to a domestic dispute in Englewood on Saturday morning.
NJ man sentenced for Tom Brady Super Bowl ring fraud
Scott Spina Jr., of Roseland, NJ, was sentenced to 3 years in federal prison for posing as a former New England Patriots player to get Tom Brady Super Bowl rings.