JERSEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/JERSEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Program that accepted Ray Rice rare in domestic cases http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420304-77/rice-cases-domestic-program.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420304-77/rice-cases-domestic-program.html.csp">Program that accepted Ray Rice rare in domestic cases</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GEOFF MULVIHILL and SEAN CARLIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:53.25-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Trenton, N.J. • The offender-rehabilitation program former Baltimore Raven Ray Rice entered after knocking his fiancee unconscious in an Atlantic City elevator is rarely used in domestic assault cases — but whether that means he got special treatment depends who you ask. Only 70 of the more than 15,000 domestic violence assault cases adjudicated from 2010 to 2013 in New Jersey’s Superior Court were admitted into the pretrial intervention program, according to records obtained by The Associated P...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584203042014-09-17T16:15:53.25-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T16:15:53.25-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58420304@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:53 MDT Top 10 places where FEMA seeks to take back aid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58402475-68/york-aid-fema-jersey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58402475-68/york-aid-fema-jersey.html.csp">Top 10 places where FEMA seeks to take back aid</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T10:58:02.464-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 10:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two years after Superstorm Sandy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has identified about 4,500 disaster aid recipients it suspects got more money than program rules allowed. About 850 households have been asked to give money back so far. The communities with the most households under review as of July 30: Queens, New York: 720 Brooklyn, New York: 466 Staten Island, New York: 343 Long Beach, New York: 244 Seaside Heights, New Jersey: 154 Toms River, New Jersey: 108 Atlantic City, New Jersey...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584024752014-09-11T10:58:02.464-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T10:58:02.464-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402475@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:58:02 MDT New Jersey track extends date for sports betting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399803-79/sports-track-betting-drazin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399803-79/sports-track-betting-drazin.html.csp">New Jersey track extends date for sports betting</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T18:34:02.154-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 06:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Trenton, N.J. • The New Jersey racetrack that initially wanted to let people wager on sporting events as soon as this weekend is now giving itself more time. Dennis Drazin, a legal adviser to Monmouth Park, said Wednesday the track’s plan is to open a sports book in 45 days, or roughly by the last weekend of October. On Tuesday, Drazin had said he was hoping to get a sports book open by this Sunday, less than a week after the state government announced that such enterprises would no longer be il...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583998032014-09-10T18:34:02.154-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T18:34:02.154-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399803@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 18:34:02 MDT Christie: N.J. casinos, tracks can offer sports betting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58389361-79/sports-betting-jersey-casinos.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58389361-79/sports-betting-jersey-casinos.html.csp">Christie: N.J. casinos, tracks can offer sports betting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T16:49:19.042-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s administration issued a directive Monday allowing the state’s casinos and racetracks to offer sports betting, a move likely to be challenged in court by sports leagues. The governor said he took his cue from previous federal court rulings that found that nothing in New Jersey law prohibits the casinos and horse racing tracks from offering sports betting, so long as it’s not sponsored or licensed by the state. Soon afterward, one racetrack, M...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583893612014-09-08T16:49:19.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T16:49:19.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58389361@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:49:19 MDT Christie tests diplomacy skills in Mexico http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58370904-68/mexico-christie-state-jersey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58370904-68/mexico-christie-state-jersey.html.csp">Christie tests diplomacy skills in Mexico</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JILL COLVIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T19:36:46.421-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 07:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took a spin on the international stage Wednesday, bringing state business to Mexico City and testing his diplomatic savvy as he considers a run for president in 2016. During three days of meetings with dignitaries, speeches on international trade and a walk among the locals, Christie was giving Americans a glimpse at how he might represent the nation overseas — and whether his signature blunt-talking style can be harnessed effectively in such a role....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583709042014-09-03T19:36:46.421-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T19:36:46.421-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58370904@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:36:46 MDT Letter: What is this, New Jersey? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58369846-82/jersey-lake-major-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58369846-82/jersey-lake-major-salt.html.csp">Letter: What is this, New Jersey?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T16:41:26.022-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">To the Salt Lake City or state employee(s) who decided to wait until a week before classes at the U. started before beginning major construction on 800 South (one of only two major arteries feeding the U.), I hear that Gov. Chris Christie has a job opening… Miriam Harper Salt Lake City</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369846@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:41:26 MDT Revel casino goes dark after just two years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364069-79/revel-casino-atlantic-closed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364069-79/revel-casino-atlantic-closed.html.csp">Revel casino goes dark after just two years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T12:37:01.835-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 12:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Revel Casino Hotel opened with a bang a little more than two years ago amid high hopes of turning around Atlantic City’s struggling casino market. But the $2.4 billion resort went out with a whimper in the wee hours of the morning Tuesday, as its casino closed one day after the hotel checked out its last guest. The property that debuted at sunrise on April 2, 2012, with its then-president joining New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno in a blueberry smoothie toast, quietly ended ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583640692014-09-02T12:37:01.835-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T12:37:01.835-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364069@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:37:01 MDT Sandy-hit towns wrestle with eminent-domain choice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361988-68/beach-property-asharoken-island.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361988-68/beach-property-asharoken-island.html.csp">Sandy-hit towns wrestle with eminent-domain choice</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EMILY C. DOOLEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T16:29:01.791-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 04:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Asharoken, N.Y. • On a tiny spit of land off Long Island, the wealthy village of Asharoken faces a dilemma borne of Superstorm Sandy. Either it accepts millions of dollars in federal aid to build a protective sand dune and for the first time in its nearly 90-year existence allows the public to use its beach or it rejects the aid and retains its privacy, potentially worsening an erosion problem that saw part of its main road washed out and power lines toppled during the October 2012 storm. But so...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58361988@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:29:01 MDT Sandy recovery, sun boost Jersey shore business http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352011-79/summer-beach-business-sandy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352011-79/summer-beach-business-sandy.html.csp">Sandy recovery, sun boost Jersey shore business</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:18:02.078-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Belmar, N.J. • Good weather and greater awareness that the Jersey shore has made huge strides in recovering from Superstorm Sandy helped make the second summer after the storm better than the first one, many merchants and elected officials say. Some business owners report profits up 20 to 30 percent this summer compared with last year’s, when the shore was still in the early stages of recovering from the devastating October 2012 storm. “This summer was great,” said Matt Riccelli, who manages Gee...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583520112014-08-29T12:18:02.078-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T12:18:02.078-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352011@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:18:02 MDT