Delaware and New Jersey Legalize Sports Betting

Last Tuesday, Delaware became the first state outside of Nevada to offer sports betting. On this historic day, $322,135 of bets were placed, including a $10 bet on the Philadelphia Phillies by Delaware Gov. John Carney (Phillies won 6-1). This Monday, NJ Governor Phil Murphy signed a law that authorizes sports betting in New Jersey […]
  • Peter Boyer
  • June 12, 2018
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Bidding war for Amazon’s second headquarters is underway, here’s who’s on top

The bidding war for Amazon’s second headquarters began on Monday, and several cities have already submitted their proposals. New Jersey has submitted a bid for their city of Newark, offering up what could potentially be the greatest financial incentive for Amazon—$7 billion in tax breaks. Just last month, Amazon announced a competition to source a […]
  • Kirsten Loose
  • October 18, 2017
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Jon Stewart Leaving Hosting to Become a Farmer

Jon Stewart announced his last year as the host of The Daily Show after 15 years of entertaining viewers. So where is he off to now? To buy a farm of course. Stewart has purchased a farm and wants to turn it into an animal sanctuary to rescue farm animals from any cruel practices. He […]
  • Dela Dem
  • April 30, 2015
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New Jersey Committee Interviews Christie’s Top Aide on Bridge Scandal

The New Jersey committee that is investigating the closure of George Washington Bridge questioned Gov. Chris Christie’s top aide Thursday, July 17. According to the Wall Street Journal, Regina Egea, who is the governor’s incoming chief of staff, told the investigators that she deleted the bridge-related texts to the governor. Egea, who used to oversee […]
  • Cho KwanLi
  • July 21, 2014
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