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  • BRUSSELS- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks at the European Parliament- 1400 GMT. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16 WASHINGTON- Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Kashkari speaks at Brookings Institution- 1530 GMT. NEWARK- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on the economic outlook before the 2016 Economic...

  • HAVANA— The United States and Cuba will sign an agreement next week to resume commercial air traffic for the first time in five decades, starting the clock on dozens of new flights operating daily by next fall, U.S. officials said Friday. Barring other major announcements, it would be the most significant development in U.S.- Cuba trade since Presidents Barack...

  • Atlantic City casino revenue in January 2016, compared to January 2015:. Tropicana: $24 million, up 6.6 percent. Trump Taj Mahal: $12.4 million, up 2.3 percent.

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Bad weather helped keep gamblers away from Atlantic City's casinos in January, but led them to bet and lose more over the Internet. Internet gambling posted a big increase, but all it did was keep a bad month for Atlantic City's casinos from being an even worse one. "January started off strong with the New Year's holiday weekend, but those gains were...

  • North European Oil Royalty posts 1Q profit Friday, 12 Feb 2016 | 12:09 PM ET

    RED BANK, N.J. _ North European Oil Royalty Trust on Friday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $1.6 million. North European Oil Royalty shares have risen 18 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: North European Oil Royalty, Earnings Report.

  • BAYONNE, N.J.— The Coast Guard on Friday inspected a cruise ship that was battered and damaged by an intense winter storm to determine if it will be able to set sail as scheduled on a weekend voyage. Royal Caribbean was forced to cancel Anthem of the Seas' seven-day cruise to the Bahamas, and the ship returned to Bayonne on Wednesday night after a storm packing...

  • But schools were closed Friday in Hillsborough because of smoke from it. The complex once housed old military munitions and is near historic Duke Farms, the estate that belonged to late tobacco heiress Doris Duke. The winter weather posed challenges to firefighters almost immediately, Hillsborough Fire Marshal Chris Weniger said.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 12- Gold's prospects for a sustained price rally are better than they have been for years as a weaker dollar, crashing oil prices and concerns about the global economy have revived its safe-haven status after years as the dog of global financial markets. The precious metal has climbed 20 percent so far this year to $1,260.60 an ounce with money...

  • Amber Road reports 4Q loss Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 | 6:45 PM ET

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. _ Amber Road Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $6.6 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the East Rutherford, New Jersey- based company said it had a loss of 25 cents. For the current quarter ending in April, Amber Road expects its results to range from a loss of 19 cents per share to a loss of 17 cents per share.

  • Dun & Bradstreet tops 4Q profit forecasts Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 | 4:57 PM ET

    SHORT HILLS, N.J. _ Dun& Bradstreet Corp. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $76.7 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.85 per share. Dun& Bradstreet shares have dropped 14 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has dropped 11 percent.

  • BRIDGEWATER, N.J.— A company that manufactures gases, including helium for Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons, is moving its headquarters after getting tax credits to stay in New Jersey. Linde Americas announced Thursday that it will move its headquarters for North and South America to Bridgewater, New Jersey, from about 20 miles away in New Providence.

  • Feb 11- New Jersey would need at least $2.8 billion of new taxes by 2022 to make the state's full share of contributions into its public pension system under a proposed constitutional amendment, according to a report by a gubernatorial panel. The potential tax hit in an already high-tax state could be even greater, because the estimate is based on conservative...

  • The Department of Environmental Conservation sent a letter to New Jersey- based Honeywell International and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, part of a Paris- based global conglomerate, demanding that they enter into binding consent orders to finance a state Superfund cleanup launched four weeks ago in Hoosick Falls, a small village on the Vermont border.

  • Feb 11- New Jersey would need at least $2.8 billion of new taxes by 2022 to make the state's full share of contributions into its public pension system under a proposed constitutional amendment, according to a new report released on Thursday.

  • The virus often produces either no symptoms or mild ones like fever in adults, but an outbreak in Brazil has been linked to a rare birth defect that causes a newborn's heads to be smaller and brain development issues. Outbreaks also have been reported in parts of Africa, Southeast Asia, the Pacific Islands, and the Americas. Pest control companies in Texas are...

  • Vonage beats Street 4Q forecasts Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 | 9:29 AM ET

    HOLMDEL, N.J. _ Vonage Holdings Corp. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $3.4 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 5 cents per share. Vonage expects full-year revenue in the range of $905 million to $920 million.

  • PBF Energy reports 4Q loss Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 | 6:57 AM ET

    PARSIPPANY, N.J. _ PBF Energy Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $119.5 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 65 cents per share. PBF Energy shares have decreased 23 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Cuomo calls for probe into NRG handling of Dunkirk plant Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 | 7:09 PM ET

    Andrew Cuomo is calling for an investigation of NRG Energy's handling of its Dunkirk power plant. In a letter to the Public Service Commission Wednesday, Cuomo describes what he calls grave concerns about the New Jersey company's behavior in the wholesale market and impact on the state. NRG announced plans to mothball the coal-fired plant in 2012 but kept it...

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to Feb 24 Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 | 7:01 PM ET

    LONDON- Bank of England deputy governors, Jon Cunliffe and Andrew Bailey, to appear at Lords committee on euro zone financial system- 1130 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Glenn Stevens appears before the House of Representatives' Standing Committee on Economics in his twice yearly parliamentary testimony- 2230 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve...

  • Prudential misses 4Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 | 4:29 PM ET

    NEWARK, N.J. _ Prudential Financial Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $735 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Newark, New Jersey- based company said it had net income of $1.60. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.27 per share.