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N.J. May Lower Requirements In ‘Boutique’ Casino Law

New Jersey isn’t giving up on its effort to attract small new casinos to Atlantic City.

12/09/2014

Atlantic City officials are trying to reinvent the town after two casinos closed and more are threatening to do so. (Credit: CBS 2)

Atlantic City Region Job Loss Hit 9,900 Over Past 12 Months

The Atlantic City region lost 9,900 jobs over the past 12 months, battered by the closure of four of Atlantic City’s 12 casinos.

12/09/2014

The Showboat Casino in Atlantic City (credit: Getty Images)

Former Atlantic City Showboat Casino To Be Turned Into College Campus

The old Showboat casino on the Atlantic City boardwalk will be repurposed as a satellite campus for a southern New Jersey college.

11/12/2014

United Airlines planes. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

United Airlines Halts Service To And From Atlantic City After Just 8 Months

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

11/08/2014

The Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa is shown in Atlantic City, New Jersey, 24 May 2007. The hotel, which opened in 2003 and features 2,000 rooms, touts itself as the first Las Vegas style resort in Atlantic City. (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Borgata, Pala Indian Tribe Approved For Online Gambling In NJ

New Jersey gambling regulators have approved a California Indian tribe’s request to offer Internet gambling in conjunction with Atlantic City’s top casino.

11/05/2014

Atlantic City officials are trying to reinvent the town after two casinos closed and more are threatening to do so. (Credit: CBS 2)

September’s Employment Numbers Show Atlantic County’s Largest Unemployment Spike In 25 Years

Between Showboat, Revel and Trump Plaza casino hotels all closing around Labor Day weekend this year, Atlantic County’s September unemployment, at 11.4 percent, was a huge 1.3 percent jump from August.

10/31/2014

Revel Casino Hotel (Credit: (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Revel, Atlantic City Battle Over Property Taxes

Lawyers for Atlantic City and the bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel are battling over as much as $30 million that Revel owes for property taxes and penalties.

10/25/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is pictured in 2007.  (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Hearing Set For Dispute Over Struggling Trump Taj Mahal Casino Name

A hearing is set for Thursday in a dispute between Donald and Ivanka Trump and the casino company he once ran, over whether Atlantic City’s struggling Taj Mahal casino can continue to use the Trump name.

10/21/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, is pictured in 2007.  (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

NY State Trooper And NYPD Officer Arrested For Alleged Atlantic City Sex Assault

Police in Atlantic City said the arrests follow a six month investigation into the sexual assault of a 34-year-old woman at the Taj Mahal Casino in April.

10/08/2014

The Trump Plaza hotel and casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump Wants Name Scrubbed From Failing Atlantic City Casino Buildings

The action is part of a lawsuit Donald Trump and his daughter are pressing against Trump Entertainment — which they no longer control or are involved with — to have their name stripped from the Trump Taj Mahal casino, and the company itself.

10/06/2014

The Jets’ Muhammad Wilkerson, left, and Antonio Allen line up against the Detroit Lions at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 28, 2014. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

N.J. Lawmakers Advance Sports Betting Bill

Legislation that would allow sports betting in casinos and racetracks has been advanced by a New Jersey Assembly panel.

10/02/2014

The Revel Casino, which is facing a second round of bankruptcy, is viewed in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Deep Discount Lures Buyer For Atlantic City’s Revel Casino

A Canadian asset management company won a bankruptcy court auction for the failed Revel casino hotel and announced plans to re-open it as a casino.

10/01/2014

A fire in Atlantic City started Sept. 30, 2014, in a consignment shop and spread to three other buildings. (credit: CBS 2)

Raging Fire Damages Several Atlantic City Buildings

The buildings, on the 1100 block of Atlantic Avenue, caught fire late Tuesday night and burned into early Wednesday before finally being extinguished.

10/01/2014

Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Atlantic City Mayor Balks At Idea Of Tax Break For Taj Mahal Casino

Billionaire Icahn is considering spending $100 million to save the Taj Mahal casino from closing, but the offer comes with considerable strings attached.

09/29/2014

The Atlantic City boardwalk (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Pol Floats Idea Of Allowing Booze On Atlantic City Beaches, Boardwalk

Tom Kean Jr., New Jersey’s Senate Republican leader, says Atlantic City should loosen up about letting people carry open containers of alcohol.

09/25/2014

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