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A woman arrives to vote at a polling center in the Mendham Township Fire Department on Nov. 5, 2013 in Mendham, New Jersey. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Small Business Group Warns N.J. Minimum Wage Hike ‘Not A Positive Thing’

As of Jan. 1, 2014, workers making minimum wage will earn $8.25 an hour, $1 more than they do currently.

11/07/2013

FILE -- Omega Mckenzie gets into a moving truck moments before leaving for Atlanta, Georgia from Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report Shows 1.6 Million New Yorkers Left Empire State Since 2000

The number of New Yorkers who have left the state totaled more than the populations of Buffalo, Rochester, Yonkers, White Plains and West Babylon combined.

08/03/2011