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Revel Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. Gets Casino License Approved

(Revel's "sky garden," part of the oceanfront resort complex.  Artist's rendering provided)

(Revel’s “sky garden,” part of the oceanfront resort complex. Artist’s rendering provided)

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By Ian Bush

 

 

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) — Revel is ready for gambling.

The new Atlantic City resort got its casino license today from the New Jersey Casino Control Commission.

The $24-billion complex at the north end of the boardwalk has its “soft” opening next Monday (see related story).

Revel’s theatre hosts Beyoncé as part of a grand opening celebration on Memorial Day weekend.