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New Jersey

New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States. It is bordered on the northeast by New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Pennsylvania and on the southwest by Delaware.

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Al Gore
Former U.S. VP Al Gore Backs Ovo Energy by Investing £8 Million Before IPO

By IBTimes AU

Showing that he practices what he preaches, green advocate and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore invested £8 million in Ovo Energy. The investment comes before one of the fastest-growing new power suppliers in the UK launches its initial public offe... (9:24 am)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, AL GORE, RETAIL, E.ON, RENEWABLE ENERGY, MANAGEMENT

Four thousand U.S. dollars are counted out by a banker
Study Shows Gap Between What Advisors Say and What Resonates with Investors

By IBTimes AU

A new study by Pershing Square, a unit of BNY Mellon company, showed that an effective value proposition strengthens audience connections and fosters growth, yet many advisors have had little objective guidance in formulating such statements until now. (Aug 28)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT

A man looks at an electronic board displaying Japan's Nikkei average (top C) and various countries' stock indices, as passers-by walk past outside a brokerage in Tokyo April 16, 2014.
Tokyo Encourages Kids to Invest in Stock Market With Tax-Free Incentives

By IBTimes AU

Japan is encouraging its young people to invest in the stock market through a plan to expand an existing tax-free investment program that targets citizens aged 20 and above. (Aug 28)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, RETAIL, BANK OF JAPAN, INVESTMENT

A morning commuter passes behind a machine gun mounted on a military vehicle after Thai army took positions in central Bangkok May 20, 2014.
No Charges Against 9-Year-Old Uzi Girl Who Accidentally Shoots to Death Arizona Gun Instructor (VIDEO)

By IBTimes AU

On Wednesday, another news of a bloody death was reported by media. However, it didn't happen in the Middle East but in Arizona where a 9-year-old girl accidentally shot to death her shooting instructor with an Uzi. (Aug 28)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, ISRAEL, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, STORM, ARIZONA

A United Airlines electronic departure board is pictured inside the terminal at Newark International Airport in New Jersey
United Airlines Flight Diverted as Passengers Fought Over Anti-Seat Reclining Device

By IBTimes AU

A United Airlines flight was forced to divert from its original flight plan after two passengers fought over personal space and the use reclining seats. (Aug 27)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED AIRLINES

Alibaba
Studies Suggest Chinese E-Commerce Market to Outpace U.S. Soon

By IBTimes AU

A study by business consultant McKinsey & Co brought out the possibility that China's e-commerce market would soon outpace that of the U.S. very soon. It forecasts that the Chinese market will grow between $420 billion and $650 billion by 2020. (Aug 27)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, RETAIL, NEW YORK, INVESTMENT

A runner kisses the finish line after completing the 118th Boston Marathon in Boston
Chicago Marathon Brings Over $253 Million in Business

By IBTimes AU

An independent study found that the Bank of America Chicago Marathon by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Regional Economics Applications Laboratory continues to be a key economic driver and contributes an estimated $253. (Aug 27)

MORE TOPICS: BANK OF AMERICA, RETAIL, INVESTMENT

Fishing boats are docked at a harbour as Typhoon Matmo approaches the northeastern coastal town of Nanfangao in Ilan county, northern Taiwan, July 22, 2014. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang (TAIWAN - Tags: ENVIRONMENT)
Giant UFO Looked Like 'Star Wars' Ship: Illinois Witness

By IBTimes AU

According to the Open Minds and Mutual UFO Network witness reporting database, a witness said that on Aug 23, he saw a "giant ship" with a glow move overhead in Illinois. (Aug 26)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA, ARIZONA, MICHIGAN, PENNSYLVANIA, TENNESSEE

A Bank of America sign is shown on a building in downtown Los Angeles, California January 15, 2014.
Bank of America Agrees to Pay $16.7 Billion to SEC Over Disclosure Failures

By IBTimes AU

Bank of America settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission over admitting that it failed to inform investors during the financial crisis about known uncertainties to future income from its exposure to repurchase claims on mortgage loans. (Aug 26)

MORE TOPICS: FANNIE MAE, SEC, BANK OF AMERICA, COURT, RETAIL, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Global stock market indices
Survey Says Many Investors Unaware of True State of Stock Market

By IBTimes AU

A Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement Optimism Index study in late June found that many investors are unaware of the true state of the stock market. The bases of that conclusion were the responses of American investors who had at least $10,000... (Aug 26)

MORE TOPICS: DOW JONES, WELLS FARGO, RETAIL, INVESTMENT