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Outgoing Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the opening ceremony of Four World Trade Center on Nov. 13, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Bloomberg To Resume Leadership Of Firm He Founded

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg is set to resume the leadership of his business empire — although he said in a news release that was planning no such thing.

09/03/2014

The Showboat Casino in Atlantic City (credit: Getty Images)

Atlantic City Casino Closures Spur Mass Unemployment Filing

Hundreds of newly laid-off casino workers began filing for unemployment Wednesday morning, the first attendees at an assistance center that expects to process 5,000 workers over the next three days.

09/03/2014

Andrew Madoff, Bernard Madoff's son. (credit:

Andrew Madoff, Son Of Disgraced Ponzi Schemer Bernard Madoff, Dies Of Lymphoma

In an interview with “60 Minutes” in 2011, Madoff insisted he had no idea what his father was up to.

09/03/2014

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Katz’s Deli To Sell Air Rights For Possible Development On Top Of Building

The Lower East Side building that houses the famed Katz’s Deli may soon be getting a makeover.

09/02/2014

The Revel Casino, which is facing a second round of bankruptcy, is viewed in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Atlantic City’s Revel Casino Hotel Folds; Trump Plaza To Close Sept. 16

Atlantic City’s newest casino — and its biggest, costliest flop — went out with barely a whimper.

09/02/2014

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Construction Halted On Brooklyn High-Rise Near Barclays Center

A contractor has halted construction on a prefabricated residential high-rise near Brooklyn’s Barclays Center and the Atlantic Terminal train yards.

08/29/2014

Atlantic City officials are trying to reinvent the town after two casinos closed and more are threatening to do so. (Credit: CBS 2)

As Atlantic City Casinos Close, Gov. Christie Hopes To Revive Gambling Destination

Two casinos are expected to close by next week and lawmakers on both sides are working to save the gambling town and push for casinos up north.

08/29/2014

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Hoboken Police, Lawmakers Putting The Brakes On UberX

A little-known law is forcing passengers out of UberX cars and costing drivers big bucks.

08/28/2014

A man walks in front of the headquarters of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

Cyberattack Against JPMorgan Chase, Other Banks Might Have Left Accounts Compromised

The hackers targeted JPMorgan Chase & Co. and at least four other banks in what’s been described as a coordinated cyberattack.

08/28/2014

A Connecticut Light & Power truck (credit: Michael Guerrera/WTIC)

CL&P Customers To Sound Off In Stamford On Proposed Rate Hike

CL&P, a subsidiary of Northeast Utilities, is seeking permission from regulators to raise both the fixed and usage rates.

08/28/2014

Revel Casino Hotel (Credit: (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Armored Car Company To Reimburse Revel For $21,000 That Fell Off Of Truck

An armored car company will reimburse an Atlantic City casino after nearly $21,000 fell from the roof of one of its trucks.

08/26/2014

A woman wrings water out of a towel while cleaning her flooded car in the Lower East Side. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

New Jersey Car Dealer Admits To Selling Sandy-Flooded Cars

A used car dealer in New Jersey has admitted selling seven vehicles that sustained flood damage during Superstorm Sandy after a Motor Vehicle Commission office employee created clean titles for them.

08/26/2014

A Connecticut Light & Power truck (credit: Michael Guerrera/WTIC)

AARP, Blumenthal Fight Proposed CL&P Rate Hike

A fight is brewing over a request by Connecticut’s largest utility to raise rates by $232 million to upgrade equipment following destructive storms.

08/26/2014

A shelf at a Target store is stocked with back-to-school merchandise. (credit: Getty Images)

Experts: Changing Seasons, Labor Day Sales Create Perfect Shopping Scenario

Labor day weekend is another reminder that school is right around the corner, and parents are searching for deals.

08/25/2014

Entenmann's

Entenmann’s Bakery On Long Island Closing

A famed bakery has left Long Island after nearly a century.

08/23/2014