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  • Jersey Shore's 'The Situation' indicted on taxes Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 1:02 PM ET
    Television personality Mike Sorrentino on September 4, 2014 in New York City.

    "Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is indicted on charges of filing false tax returns involving $8.9 million income.

  • APNewsBreak: Unshuffled cards game ruled legal Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Games of mini-baccarat played at the Golden Nugget two years ago with unshuffled cards in which gamblers won $1.5 million did not violate any rules or laws, New Jersey casino regulators ruled.

  • Official: Hospital could have prevented TB panic Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 9:10 AM ET

    EL PASO, Texas— An official at a Texas hospital where a nurse assistant potentially exposed more than 750 infants to tuberculosis said Tuesday that her symptoms were discovered in July but that more than a month passed before she was tested for the infectious lung disease.

  • Offers made for closed Revel casino: Report Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 6:03 AM ET
    The Revel Casino in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014.

    The lawyer for a Florida developer who has offered $90 million for the former Revel Casino Hotel says multiple offers have been received for it, and an auction will be held Wednesday.

  • Revel casino auction to continue on Tuesday Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— A bankruptcy court auction for Revel, the failed luxury casino-hotel on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, will resume on Tuesday. The lone bid made public thus far is $90 million from Florida developer Glenn Straub, who envisions a gathering place for "geniuses" tackling a number of problems, with or without a casino.

  • Lawyer: Offers made for closed Revel casino Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 6:30 PM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— The lawyer for a Florida developer who has offered $90 million for the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City says multiple offers have been received for it, and an auction will be held Wednesday.

  • Bed Bath & Beyond tops Street 2Q forecasts Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 4:58 PM ET

    UNION, N.J.— Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $224 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.14 per share. Analysts expected $2.9 billion, according to Zacks.

  • Sprinkler company seeks to end work at Taj Mahal Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    Trump Entertainment did not immediately respond to a request for comment Tuesday. As of Sept. 9, when Trump Entertainment filed for bankruptcy, the casino company owed Tozour $251,373.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Sept 23- Gold rose on Tuesday after the first U.S.-led airstrikes against Islamic State and other militants inside Syria, but early gains evaporated amid a lack of followthrough buying.

  • Transportation funding becomes New Jersey priority Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Funding for transportation projects has long been simmering as an issue in New Jersey. Chris Christie nominated Democrat Jamie Fox to head the state's transportation department, and he was confirmed by the state Senate on Monday. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is paying for an additional $375 million in New Jersey projects.

  • SEC alleges insider trading in coal acquisition Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 11:28 AM ET

    CHARLESTON, W.Va.— Federal regulators claim that three men used insider information to profit illegally from Arch Coal's acquisition of International Coal Group. Frank Tamayo schemed with two other men to generate more than $5.6 million in profits from 13 mergers and acquisitions, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission says in a lawsuit.

  • Icahn eyes white knight role for Trump Taj: Report Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 9:28 AM ET
    A sign marks the Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.

    Carl Icahn is mulling whether to infuse the Trump Taj Mahal with $100 million, but only with a specific set of caveats, the New York Post reports.

  • India's Modi to get rock star reception in New York Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 10:00 PM ET

    Thousands more are expected to pack New York's Times Square to watch his address in Hindi on big screens as well as smaller viewing parties around the country and on TV in India. The Indian diaspora hopes this visit by a leader who was until recently barred from the United States will signify India's importance not only on these shores but in wider the world too.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 22- A federal judge rejected Westgate Capital Management LLC founder James Nicholson's request to shorten his 40- year prison term for running a $140 million Ponzi scheme at his hedge fund firm, likening it to the much larger fraud run by Bernard Madoff.

  • Trump Entertainment wants to sell Plaza equipment Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    Trump Entertainment Resorts filed a motion in federal bankruptcy court in Delaware on Monday, seeking permission to sell off items from Trump Plaza, which closed last week. Trump Entertainment CEO Bob Griffin said the proposed sale includes older slot machines from Trump Plaza, but could not say how many might eventually be sold.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 22- Concern about a potential economic slowdown in China pressured world stock indexes on Monday while Brent crude oil fell below $97 a barrel on sluggish demand and ample supplies.

  • New Jersey firm moving to Philadelphia Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 10:44 AM ET

    MARLTON, N.J.— A southern New Jersey firm that manages construction projects around the world is planning to move its headquarters to Philadelphia in the latest move in a battle between New Jersey and Pennsylvania for businesses. Tom Corbett announced the move of Hill International Inc., on Monday.

  • 'The Lion King' earns record box office Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 9:46 AM ET

    With a worldwide gross of over $6.2 billion, "The Lion King" stage musical has now achieved the most successful box office total of any work in any media in entertainment history, The Associated Press has learned.

  • Engineers call for national approach to flooding Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 6:55 AM ET

    The American Society of Civil Engineers released its recommendations Monday during a conference on water issues in Philadelphia. The group is calling for Congress and the Obama Administration to develop a sustainable way to pay for infrastructure maintenance and updates to help manage floods.

  • NTSB investigating fatal Delaware bus crash Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    NEW CASTLE, Del.— An independent federal agency is casting a wide net as it investigates the cause of a bus crash that killed two passengers and injured dozens more when it toppled over on a Delaware highway. Forty-nine passengers were on the bus as it drove onto a curved exit ramp and overturned in New Castle in northern Delaware, according to state police.