Atlantic City

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Taj Mahal Casino To Close In December

KYW discussed the impact with a local gaming industry analyst.

11/14/2014

Atlantic City's Revel Casino building, seen from the boardwalk. (File photo by Ashley Wolf)

NJ Lawmaker’s Proposed Bill Would Add Struggling Atlantic City To UEZ Program

A southern New Jersey lawmaker is proposing legislation to add Atlantic City to the state’s Urban Enterprise Zone project, enabling it to charge half the state sales tax and qualify for other economic incentives.

11/13/2014

(Showboat Casino-Hotel, in Atlantic City.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Richard Stockton College Buying Former Showboat Casino

The Richard Stockton College is buying the former Showboat casino and plans to use it as a satellite campus.

11/12/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, in file photo. (credit: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Christie To Convene Second Atlantic City Summit

Governor Chris Christie is set to hold his second Atlantic City summit Wednesday as the state and city cope with a failing gambling market that has forced four casinos to close.

11/12/2014

File photo of a US Coast Guard cutter. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Aids 3 Stranded Boaters In Cape May

The Coast Guard came to the aid of three people who were stranded when their boat became grounded off the southern New Jersey coast and started taking on water.

11/09/2014

Sergey Kovalev punches Bernard Hopkins during their IBF, WBA, & WBO Light Heavyweight title fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on November 8, 2014 in Atlantic City.  (Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sergey Kovalev Dominates Bernard Hopkins

The Russian expatriate picked and poked, but mostly stalked Hopkins in remaining undefeated in winning a very easy 12-round decision.

11/09/2014

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United Airlines Ending Atlantic City Service

United Airlines is ending service to and from Atlantic City after just eight months of serving the East Coast gambling resort.

11/07/2014

(photo provided by Katelyn Tumino, KCSA Strategic Communications)

California Native American Tribe Gets Okay To Operate Online Gambling Site In New Jersey

Pala Interactive, a Native American tribe based just outside San Diego, is teaming up with the Borgata to offer Internet gaming in New Jersey.

11/07/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Taj Mahal Workers To Give AC Mayor Petition

Workers from the Trump Taj Mahal casino will march to Mayor Don Guardian’s office Monday morning to ask him to reconsider granting concessions the struggling casino says are necessary to keep it open.

11/02/2014

File photo of computer keyboard. (credit: GREG WOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

Rutgers Center To Study Internet Gambling In NJ

A Rutgers University Center will study the impact of Internet gambling in New Jersey.

10/30/2014

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Judge Sets Court Date For Sports Betting Arguments

The parties will convene Nov. 20 in Trenton in front of U.S. District Judge Michael Shipp, whose temporary restraining order that stopped New Jersey from allowing legal sports betting is set to expire the day after.

10/28/2014

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Health Fund Extends Coverage For Taj Mahal Workers

A joint union-management health care fund is giving two months of extended insurance coverage to workers at Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal Casino Resort.

10/28/2014

Shuttered Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (credit: Cleve Bryan)

Shuttered Trump Plaza Selling Off Slot Machines

Trump Entertainment Resorts is asking a bankruptcy court in Delaware for permission to sell the last 353 of its slots to Patriot Gaming & Electronics, a New Jersey firm that sells new and used slot machines and parts.

10/27/2014

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Mother Accused Of Throwing 1-Month-Old Baby In Water In Atlantic City

It was a dramatic rescue in Atlantic City Sunday evening after authorities say a mother threw her baby into the bay in Atlantic City’s inlet section.

10/26/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Poll Suggests Efforts To Turn AC’s Image Around Not Working As Well As Proponents Might Hope

A new poll suggests that New Jersey residents don’t have a lot of faith in efforts to turn Atlantic City’s economic situation around.

10/26/2014

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