Bernie Buzz: Corporate Deserters

One out of four American corporations already pay no federal income tax, according to US Senator Bernie Sanders. Now, more and more of them have come up with a new scheme to dodge U.S. taxes by moving their headquarters overseas.…

Six Flags Welcomes First Sea Lion Pup

JACKSON, NJ — Six Flags Great Adventure celebrates the first sea lion pup born at the world’s largest theme park. The healthy male pup named “Kona” weighed approximately 18 pounds at birth June 25, and now weighs in at 33…

States Debate Regulating Digital Currency

by Adrienne Lu/Stateline News Service © ADRIENNE LU/Stateline Giuseppe Lanzone talks with a customer at his Peruvian Brothers food truck, which accepts bitcoin for payment. Giuseppe and his brother Mario operate two food trucks in Washington, D.C. About a dozen…

How ‘identity proofing’ saved N.J. millions

by Jake Grovum, Pew/Stateline Staff Writer Just days after Harold Wirths took office as New Jersey’s labor and workforce development chief in 2010, authorities uncovered a fraud case involving millions in improper unemployment insurance payments that even had a link…

Sperry Observatory illuminates the night sky

The general public is invited to visit the Sperry Observatory and attend the illustrated talk and enjoy views of the night sky. Admission and parking are free, however, donations are gratefully accepted.Individuals need not make reservations, however, groups should schedule…