Atlantic City

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

TV 10/55's Toni Senecal found the perfect fall getaway in Atlantic City. (Credit TV 10/55)

Atlantic City Plans Layoffs To Help With Budget

Atlantic City plans to ask the state for permission to lay off some city workers.

09/23/2014

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

Another Atlantic City Bust: Trump Plaza Closes Its Doors

When it opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation.

09/16/2014

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev attends the "The Hundred-Foot Journey" New York premiere at Ziegfeld Theater on August 4, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Miss New York Chosen As Miss America 2015

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev’s win Sunday night marked the third year in a row that a contestant from New York has walked away with the crown in the nationally televised pageant.

09/14/2014

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - SEPTEMBER 15: Miss America 2014 contestant Miss New York Nina Davuluri wins the 2014 Miss America Competition at Boardwalk Hall Arena on September 15, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Miss America To Buff Atlantic City’s Image

The Miss America pageant will present an upbeat view of the city where it began in 1921 and crown its next winner during a nationally televised finale.

09/14/2014

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)

Trustee Objects To Parts Of Proposed Revel Casino Hotel Deal

A U.S. Bankruptcy Court trustee is objecting to the proposed auction date for the Revel Casino Hotel and a $3 million breakup fee that would go to a Florida developer if he’s outbid for the recently shuttered site.

09/13/2014

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