The U.S. Department of Justice asked a court Monday to block a planned merger of the nation’s only two large cinema on-screen advertising companies, saying consumers might face higher prices at theaters if a merger is carried out.
A plan has been launched to merge parks police with county police departments in Suffolk County.
The government has given the go-ahead for the merger between American Airlines and US Airways. It will create the world’s biggest airline.
The government’s action threatens to quash a deal that would create the world’s largest airline by passenger miles.
Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop’s ordinance will be introduced during a hearing on Wednesday. He said the merger would cut costs and streamline services.
The new company will keep the American name and it means that just four airlines will control 70 percent of the U.S. market thanks to mergers of the past few years.
Five more Roman Catholic churches in the Camden Diocese will soon be consolidated into new parishes that will serve about 5,500 families.