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  • The Federal Aviation Administration demonstrated the Data Communications system, called Data Comm, at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport. The system has been used on a trial basis since 2013 at the Newark and Memphis, Tennessee, airports. "With Data Communications, you don't have to call a friend for directions," he said.

  • *U.S. sells $13 bln 10- year TIPS to solid demand. NEW YORK, May 21- U.S. "There were fears about a sharp spring recovery, but the data haven't rebounded smartly," said Robert Tipp, chief investment strategist at Prudential Fixed Income in Newark, New Jersey.

  • Amtrak says the system will be ready by year's end throughout the Northeast Corridor, which stretches from Boston to Washington, with the exception of some track owned by commuter railroads in New York. Democrats want Congress to give Amtrak the entire $2 billion in subsidies the railroad requested for the budget year that starts Oct. 1. They say GOP lawmakers...

  • Manufacturing in Philly area grew at a slower pace in May Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 10:19 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Manufacturing growth in the Philadelphia region slowed a bit in May, one of several recent signs the U.S. economy is barely improving after an anemic start to the year. The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia said Thursday that its index of factory activity slipped to 6.7 in May from 7.5 the previous month. The survey covers manufacturing in eastern...

  • Felix Rappaport, president and chief executive officer of Foxwoods, said the 315,000- square-foot Tanger Outlets with 80 stores is intended to attract visitors who don't necessarily play the slot machines or work the poker tables. Foxwoods, which is promoting the Tanger Outlets with weekend activities that include a tightrope walk 80 feet up by Nik Wallenda,...

  • The most immediate goal after Sandy was to get basic systems back up and running; the storm toppled utility poles, pulled down wires, flooded and knocked out sewage plants, and destroyed parts of Route 35, the second-busiest coastal highway in the state along the northern Ocean County barrier island. When the storm surge cut Mantoloking in two, it sliced through...

  • TOMS RIVER, N.J.— In the months after Superstorm Sandy devastated the Jersey shore, Gov. The federal government has awarded New Jersey $4.1 billion in Community Development Block Grant funds for disaster recovery; $1.64 billion has been given to homeowners so far. "I want to go home, I want my kids to go home and everybody else to go back home," said Joe Karcz, whose home in...

  • Gov. Christie: Absolute media bias   Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
    Gov. Christie: Absolute media bias

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R) New Jersey, talks about the media covers of Iraq, "Bridgegate," and Hillary Clinton.

  • Gov. Christie: We've shorted national defense   Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 7:39 AM ET
    Gov. Christie: We've shorted national defense

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R) New Jersey, discusses why it's dangerous not to invest in national security. We have to build alliances around the world, says Christie.

  • Gov. Christie: Dems won't cut taxes   Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 7:37 AM ET
    Gov. Christie: Dems won't cut taxes

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R) New Jersey, discusses entitlement reform, creating jobs in New Jersey, and why tax cuts are critical.

  • Gov. Christie: Don't react to polls, lead them   Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 7:33 AM ET
    Gov. Christie: Don't react to polls, lead them

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R) New Jersey, shares his thoughts on economic policy and entitlement reform. Also Christie weighs in on wage stagnation and protecting the middle class.

  • South Jersey Gas reapplies to build Pinelands pipeline Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 6:59 AM ET

    UPPER TOWNSHIP, N.J.— South Jersey Gas is again seeking permission to build a 22- mile natural gas pipeline in New Jersey's Pinelands. The company argues the pipeline to the B.L. England Generating Station in Upper Township meets standards for approval. In a statement, New Jersey Sierra Club director Jeff Tittel called the company's decision "outrageous."

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— The crucial summer season will start with three Atlantic City casinos in bankruptcy and one beset by regular pickets and protests. Union members picketed Thursday evening outside the Trump Taj Mahal, in their seventh protest against the casino or soon-to-be-owner Carl Icahn over health insurance and pension benefits canceled by a...

  • WASHINGTON, May 21- A surge in bank repossessions of properties last month pushed overall foreclosure activity across the United States to an 18- month high, according to a report by industry firm RealtyTrac released on Thursday. "In this particular market, an influx of distressed inventory could actually help stimulate sales during the spring and summer...

  • NEW YORK— A second-generation employee of Bernard Madoff who was one of the earliest government cooperators after the massive Ponzi scheme was revealed was sentenced Wednesday to nine months of home detention. Eric Lipkin, who said he "cannot apologize enough" for his crimes and its impact on thousands of investors, was sentenced in Manhattan by U.S.

  • WASHINGTON— If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy. At $2.71 a gallon, the average price of gas nationwide is nearly $1 lower than it was a year ago. Consider what Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said in December: Lower gas prices, Yellen declared, are "certainly good for...

  • Ex-DEA agent, worker accused of running strip club on sly Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 11:36 AM ET

    NEW YORK— A high-ranking agent and a telecommunications specialist for the Drug Enforcement Administration were arrested Wednesday on charges they flouted their duties by running a lucrative strip club in New Jersey where prostitution was captured on security video. A criminal complaint unsealed in federal court in New York City identifies David Polos...

  • Stockton head passes on Maine job to unravel Showboat mess Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 10:57 AM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— The acting president of Stockton University is giving up a university presidency in Maine to help unravel the New Jersey school's stalled deal to convert a former Atlantic City casino into a satellite campus. Harvey Kesselman was named acting president on April 28, with the understanding he would leave Stockton to become president of the...

  • Got a baby? Need some gear? Tips from the NY Baby Show Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 9:08 AM ET

    NEW YORK— How new or expectant parents navigate the megaworld of baby gear and its precursor, the megaworld of pregnancy gear, is an individual quest. Outfitting a nursery for the first time can be overwhelming, but separating need and want is simple, said Vanessa Antonelli, a nursery designer and baby gear expert. "You can fold it away, take it on the go with you when you...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— A New Jersey radio host has missed his show for the first time in 56 years. Pinky Kravitz called out sick from WOND-AM in Atlantic City on May 15. Longport Media President and General Manager Dave Coskey tells The Press of Atlantic City Kravitz underwent heart surgery Monday.