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Rev. Terrence Griffith speaking at a news conference. (Credit: Mike Dunn)

Black Clergy Disputes Allegations Of Racist Policies At Casino Firm

The Cordish Company of Baltimore, which intends to build a casino in South Philadelphia, has been accused of racist policies toward customers at some of its entertainment sites across the country.

07/16/2015

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

Trump Plaza Casino In AC Likely To Remain Closed For At Least 10 Years

The restriction prevents anyone from re-opening Trump Plaza as a casino for 10 years, although it could be used for a non-gambling purpose.

07/09/2015

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Pols: NJ Casino Expansion Vote Likely Not Happening In Fall

New Jersey lawmakers say there is almost no chance a statewide vote on whether to expand casino gambling beyond Atlantic City will be held this fall.

07/03/2015

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit:  KYW's Andrew Kramer)

Atlantic City’s Remaining Casinos Are Hiring Again

The town lost thousands of jobs when four casinos closed last year. As for the remaining eight, they’re looking for people.

04/24/2015

Police: Child Left In Vehicle Outside Bucks County Casino

Bensalem Police say they have arrested a Philadelphia man for allegedly leaving his seven-year-old child alone in a vehicle in the parking lot of Parx Casino.

03/10/2015

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Revel Sale Resurrected; $82M Price Agreed On For Ex-casino

Glenn Straub signed a deal Tuesday to buy Revel for $82 million. The casino cost $2.4 billion to build.

02/24/2015

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Judge Sets Up Court Showdown Over Revel Future

In a rare Sunday ruling, Judge Jerome Simandle ordered that claims from business tenants at the casino, as well as its sole supplier of utility services, must be heard before the sale can go through.

02/08/2015

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

Union Files Federal Unfair Labor Charges At Taj Mahal Casino

Atlantic City’s main casino workers’ union has filed 27 unfair labor practice charges against the owners of the Trump Taj Mahal casino.

02/03/2015

The "Greetings From Atlantic City" sign.  (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Hard Rock Eyeing Atlantic City Again, CEO Says Airfare Could Be Key

Testifying before the Casino Control Commission this week, Hard Rock CEO James Allen said city and state efforts to help are good, but more needs to be done

01/31/2015

Revel Casino in Atlantic City. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

Judge: Revel Sale To Florida Developer Can Proceed

A federal judge on Wednesday allowed the sale of Atlantic City’s former Revel casino to a Florida developer to proceed.

01/21/2015

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Buyer Threatens To Walk Away From Revel Casino Purchase Deal

The Florida developer in line to buy Atlantic City’s former Revel casino hotel is threatening to walk away from the deal if a court ruling goes against him.

01/21/2015

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AC Casino Under Fire After Honoring MLK With Menu Of Fried Chicken, Collard Greens And Macaroni & Cheese

Joe Lupo, senior vice president of the Borgata in Atlantic City, says The Metropolitan restaurant chose menu items that were among King’s favorite foods, as documented in numerous historical sources.

01/20/2015

The Taj Mahal Casino Resort, seen from the Atlantic City Boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

AP: Casino Union Defies Deadline In Taj Mahal Showdown

A casino workers union in Atlantic City defied a company-imposed deadline Monday to withdraw its appeal of a court-ordered, cost-cutting package.

12/15/2014

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Bankruptcy Judge Allows Canadian Firm To Back Out of Purchasing Revel Casino

Judge Gloria Burns has granted a request by Revel Entertainment to cancel the $110-million sale to Toronto-based Brookfield Asset Management.

12/12/2014

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

Taj Mahal Gives Union Until Monday To Drop Appeal

The owners of the Trump Taj Mahal casino say Atlantic City’s main casino workers’ union has reneged on a deal to keep the casino open and save its 3,000 jobs.

12/11/2014

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