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NJ Internet Gambling Accounts Top 91,000

The number of people signing up for Internet gambling in New Jersey continues to rise.

12/16/2013

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Sandy Comparison Boosts AC Casino Revenue 27 Pct

Atlantic City’s casino revenue increased by more than 27 percent in November compared to a year ago, and that’s only because Superstorm Sandy forced the casinos to close for nearly a week in November 2012.

12/10/2013

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Pa. Sees 3.6 Percent Drop In Table Game Revenues

Pennsylvania casinos reported Wednesday that table games saw a drop of about 3.6 percent in September compared to a year ago, adding to the woes of casino owners after slot machine revenues also saw a decline.

10/16/2013

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3 Casinos Layoff More Than 300 Workers In Atlantic City

Seasonal layoffs at struggling Atlantic City casinos are coming a little sooner than usual.

09/05/2013

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NJ Casino Revenues Down 3.6 Percent in July

An aggressive slot refund promotion helped Atlantic City’s newest casino to a banner month in July, but most of the rest of the casinos got off to a cool start as summer heated up.

08/09/2013

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Total Pa. Gambling Revenue Flat Last Fiscal Year

Total gambling revenue at the state’s 11 casinos was flat for the fiscal year that just ended, but gross revenue from table games grew 7.4 percent on the strength of continued strong growth at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem and the first full year of play at Valley Forge Casino Resort, according to annual figures released by state regulators Tuesday.

07/16/2013

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23 Indicted In NJ For Alleged Bank Fraud Scheme

Authorities in New Jersey have indicted 23 people on charges they allegedly posed as business account holders to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars, withdrawing most of the money from casinos in Atlantic City.

06/27/2013

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NJ Casinos Ban Gamblers From Using Google Glass

Casinos in New Jersey and Nevada are among those forbidding gamblers from wearing Google Glass, the tiny eyeglasses-mounted device capable of shooting photos, filming video and surfing the Internet.

06/05/2013

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Pennsylvania Table Games Revenue Up 8.9 Percent In April

Gambling regulators say gross revenue from table games at Pennsylvania’s 11 casinos was up 8.9 percent last month when compared to April 2012.

05/16/2013

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Del. Lawmaker Proposes More Casinos

The bill sponsored by Rep. Dennis Williams of Wilmington calls for two new casinos, one in New Castle County and one in Sussex County.

05/09/2013

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Jersey Shore Casinos Plan For Possible Online Betting

Nevada became the first state in America to get internet gambling up and running while Delaware and New Jersey work on their own plans.

05/05/2013

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Union Urges Chris Christie To Sign Internet Gambling Bill

The president of Atlantic City’s largest casino workers’ union is calling on Gov. Chris Christie to sign New Jersey’s Internet gambling bill.

01/31/2013

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Slots Revenue Rises In Pennsylvania For 6th Straight Year

State gambling regulators say gross revenue from slot machines was up 2.7 percent last year.

01/03/2013

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Much Like Other Atlantic City Casinos, Revel Facing An Uphill Battle After Sandy

The future of several casinos in Atlantic City has been shaky for quite awhile, given the economy and regional competition.

11/15/2012

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Atlantic City Casinos Hurt By Sandy Forced To Lay Off Workers

Atlantic City’s casinos are dealing with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy by laying off workers, cutting back the hours of others, and making still others take unpaid leaves.

11/13/2012

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