NJBIZ - Morning Roundup http://www.njbiz.com/section/roundup Morning Roundup News en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:27:41 EST Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:27:41 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929840&source=RSS ICYMI 30 Leaders for 30 Years LeadNJ honors some of the biggest names in the state Lead New Jersey, a statewide leadership organization, named its &#822030 Leaders for 30 Years&#8221 at a gala event held last week in Jersey City. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929841&source=RSS Most-read NJBIZ names 50 Fastest Growing Companies in N.J. NJBIZ is pleased to announce the names of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in New Jersey for 2016. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929842&source=RSS Christie appears at the presidential debate #8211 in support of Donald Trump The presidential debate was set to begin at Hofstra, and in the lead up a familiar Donald Trump ally found his way to the front of the room. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929842&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929843&source=RSS Clinton, Trump clash in first debate CNN's Reality Check Team vets the claims Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump clashed Monday in their first head-to-head debate of the general election season, with Trump in particular straying from the truth, CNN's Reality Check Team found. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929843&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929844&source=RSS Witness details origins of bridge plot and links scheme to Christie aides David Wildstein was in the operations center of the George Washington Bridge one morning in March 2011 for a discussion about the number of toll collectors when he noticed there were three lanes leading to the bridge cordoned off where traffic was moving faster than the others. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929844&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929845&source=RSS Pfizer throws out plan to split into two companies Pfizer Inc. said Monday it would remain a single company, deciding not to split into one business focused on patent-protected drugs and another on cash-rich older products. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929845&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929846&source=RSS 76ers take a shot at competitive videogaming The National Basketball Association&#8217s Philadelphia 76ers on Monday became the first organization among the four major U. S. sports leagues to invest in teams that compete at videogames, a hot area attracting major advertisers and talent with ties to traditional sports. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929847&source=RSS 14.2M dispute between Jersey City, developers lands in court The developers behind two Waterfront buildings are suing Jersey City over 14. 2 million in tax hikes the developers allege the city is improperly charging them. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929847&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929848&source=RSS Inside the 5 finalists in the Port Authority Bus Terminal design competition Port Authority officials released the five final concepts on the agency's website after an international design competition seeking ideas for the new midtown bus terminal. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929848&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929850&source=RSS American Dream mall in Meadowlands faces financial nightmare This week could prove to be a make-or-break one for the long-stalled American Dream megamall in the Meadowlands, thanks to a court ruling on the developer&#8217s controversial 1. 15 billion state-assisted finance plan that could be released at any time. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929850&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929851&source=RSS 'Telemedicine' gets a boost in N.J. A state Senate panel Monday unanimously approved legislation that would regulate the growing field of telemedicine, the virtual interaction between a patient and a doctor. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929851&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929853&source=RSS Flight Center Travel Group opens new office, reaffirms commitment to N.J. Dean Smith was all smiles as he took the stage at the grand opening for Flight Center Travel Group&#8217s new U. S. headquarters in Montvale. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929853&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929854&source=RSS 8 N.J. companies on Working Mother magazine's 100 Best Companies for working mothers Eight New Jersey companies have been named 2016 Working Mother 100 Best Companies by Working Mother Magazine &#8212 including two in the Top 10. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160927/NJBIZ01/160929854&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929870&source=RSS For Cuomo and Christie, parallel paths to the top, and trouble when they got there It might be hard to remember now, with one governor embroiled in a corruption scandal for the last three years and his counterpart across the Hudson River plunging headlong into another, but Chris Christie of New Jersey and Andrew M. Cuomo of New York were once lionized for relentlessly prosecuting bad behavior in government. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929870&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929871&source=RSS Bridge case culprit says Christie and ex-aides used Port Authority as 'goody bag' The admitted mastermind of the mysterious George Washington Bridge lane closings broke a three-year silence on Friday, testifying in federal court here that everything he did in his job was at the direction and for the benefit of Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929871&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929872&source=RSS Marriott buys Starwood, becoming world's largest hotel chain Several of the best-known names in travel are now united in one hotel company. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929873&source=RSS NJBIZ names 50 Fastest Growing Companies in N.J. NJBIZ is pleased to announce the names of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in New Jersey for 2016. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929873&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929874&source=RSS N.J. entrepreneurs win big on 'Shark Tank' with 2 million investment Phil Petraccca and David McDonald had a simple mission in mind Make beer from bottles and cans taste like it's been poured out of a bar tap. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929874&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929875&source=RSS PSEG proposes data center in Central Jersey, report says A special Planning Board meeting will be held next month on a proposal by PSEG to build a 74,950-square-foot data control center at the Bound Brook Driving Range site on Route 22 near Mountain Avenue, according to a report on mycentraljersey. com. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929875&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929876&source=RSS Meet the N.J. native who's running Donald Trump's campaign If Donald Trump ends up winning the White House, he might want to send a thank-you note to New Jersey's blueberry country. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160926/NJBIZ01/160929876&source=RSS