♦ Winners ...
• CAREPOINT HEALTH
A bankruptcy judge dismisses a competitor's plan to buy Jersey City's Christ Hospital.
• STATE POLICE
The new 118-member October graduating class of entrants is the most diverse ever, at 25 percent Hispanic and 16 percent black.
Harassment and bullying complaints fell 36 percent in the past school year, the N.J. Education Department says.
♦ ... & Losers
• BLUE MEMBERS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield says data for 840,000 of its insureds might be at risk due to the theft of two of its laptops from its Newark headquarters last month.
• DRUNKEN DRIVERS
N.J. awards $600,000 in grants to 400 law-enforcement agencies to police the roads and set up sobriety checkpoints during the holiday season.
• PHH MORTGAGE CORP.
It agrees to pay $6.25M to resolve state allegations it misled homeowners who sought loan-modifications help.