New Jersey wants to know why Florida is exempt from Trump’s offshore drilling plans

Enlarge / Oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. There are nearly 5,000 functioning oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and 27,000 abandoned wells. (credit: Dave Walsh/VW Pics/UIG via Getty Images) This week, New Jersey’s attorney general sued the US Department of the Interior (DOI) for failing to comply with a Freedom of Information […]

Jersey: Why you should visit – what to do, see and eat in the Channel Islands hotspot

Despite being the largest of the Channel Islands, Jersey is just 118 square kilometres – roughly a tenth of the size of London – with a population of less than 100,000. But, being able to drive from one side of the island to the other within an hour adds to the delight of this island […]

Emirates launched a new flight targeted at a small city in New Jersey that most Americans have never heard of — and it’s a brilliant strategy

Boeing Emirates launched its first non-stop flight between Dubai and Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey. The route is targeted at New Jersey’s large Indian, Pakistani, and Bangladeshi population. According to Emirates, traffic flow into and out of the Indian subcontinent account for 1/3 of the airline’s entire US business. Over the past three […]

Ronaldo’s insane Juve jersey sales

RECORD Juventus signing Cristiano Ronaldo says his move from Real Madrid is a “well thought out decision” as the Portugal forward aims to help his new club win their first Champions League title in more than two decades. Ronaldo, who joined the Italian champions last week on a four-year contract for 100 million euros (AD$ […]

Suite Dreams: Longueville Manor, Jersey Complete with trailing jasmine and bulbous grasses at the front, it’s the dream country estate. Complete with trailing jasmine and bulbous grasses at the front, it’s my dream country estate. The entrance hall – a desk and wall table – branches off into all manner of little parlours. The drawing room has an original […]

Torontonians honour Humboldt community with Jersey Day tribute

Factory workers, bus drivers and Mayor John Tory were among thousands of Torontonians who donned jerseys Thursday to show their support for the community of Humboldt, Saskatchewan. It was last Friday evening when a bus carrying the Humboldt junior A Broncos hockey team collided with a truck in rural Saskatchewan, killing 16 players and staff. […]

Johnson & Johnson and one of its suppliers must pay at least $37 million to New Jersey man and his wife over claims its baby powder caused his cancer

Reuters Johnson & Johnson, and its talc supplier, Imerys SA, must pay at least $ 37 million to a man who says he developed mesothelioma after inhaling dust from the company’s talc powder-based products.  Stephen Lanzo said he has used Johnson & Johnson’s talc powder produts since his birth in 1972. This is the second […]

Sessions in the limelight, Trump’s legal troubles, and a Russian oligarch in New Jersey — what you may have missed in the Mueller probe this week

Spencer Platt/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s legal woes continued this week as a handful of prominent attorneys rejected offers to represent him amid special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. Ted Olson, who served as President George W. Bush’s solicitor general, explained his reasoning for declining Trump’s offer during an interview Monday on MSNBC.See the rest […]

This Week In Trailers: Pet Names, Alloys, First Match, Jersey Shore: Family Vacation, Happy Anniversary, Ramen Heads

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week […]