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Jersey City skyline (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Jersey City Casino Could Be A Winner, Some Say

New York’s plans to build three casinos further north of the city suburbs is seen as great news for New Jersey’s prospective gaming industry.

12/18/2014

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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

FILE -- Gamblers play the slot machines at Mohegan Sun casino in Uncasville, Conn.  (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Connecticut Pol: Gambling Addiction Study Needed Before Considering Casino Expansion

A Mohegan Sun executive says the casino could seek a deal with rival Foxwoods Resort Casino to build a third Connecticut casino near the Massachusetts line to compete with casinos opening in the Bay State.

11/13/2014

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

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New York Casino Panel Begins Deliberations On Sites

A panel tasked with reviewing applications for casino licenses in upstate New York is beginning its deliberations following three days of public hearings on the 16 different proposals.

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 Showboat Casino in Atlantic City (credit: Getty Images)

Atlantic City Casino Closures Spur Mass Unemployment Filing

Hundreds of newly laid-off casino workers began filing for unemployment Wednesday morning, the first attendees at an assistance center that expects to process 5,000 workers over the next three days.

09/03/2014

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

Curtain Falls On Atlantic City’s Showboat Casino

The Mardi Gras-themed casino is shutting down at 4 p.m. Sunday after 27 years on the Boardwalk.

08/31/2014

The 'Stink House,' a former fish processing factory in South Jersey. (Credit: John Montone/1010 WINS)

Radio Free Montone: Atlantic City Going The Way Of The ‘Stink House?’

As I navigated my boat, the MOJO, across Great Bay in South Jersey last week I came upon one giant relic and maybe another bigger one.

08/22/2014

Developer Paul Fireman wants to build a casino near this site in Jersey City, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Casinos In Northern New Jersey? Idea Doesn’t Sit Well With Everyone

Two state lawmakers have been pushing to set up casinos in northern New Jersey, but they – along with a developer who wants to build a casino in Jersey City – have been hit with some obstacles.

07/10/2014

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Poll: Some New Jersey Gamblers Would Use New York Casinos, But Most Prefer Atlantic City

About 12 percent of New Jersey gamblers would take their business to one or more of the four new casinos being built in New York, according to a new poll.

06/16/2014

Rendering of casino proposed in New York (Credit: CBS 2)

Developers Propose Casino Resorts For Upstate New York

Casinos are a jackpot of billions of dollars and thousands of jobs to begin with. And for the Catskills, a chance to reclaim the glory days of the old lavish resort hotels.

05/27/2014

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NJ Online Gambling Revenues Come In Below Expectations

Atlantic City casinos brought in nearly $8.5 million in the first five weeks of online gambling. That figure is off track towards meeting the state’s projected $1.2 billion mark at the end of June and slightly below the expectations of Union Gaming Research.

01/15/2014

Gamblers play slot machines in Atlantic City, N.J. (file/credit: Getty Images)

Connecticut Lawmakers Consider Expanding Video Gaming, Slots

Connecticut might gamble on slots and video gaming in Bridgeport, New Haven and Windsor Locks.

01/13/2014

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Battle Brewing Over Casino Expansion In New Jersey

With competition in New York and Pennsylvania eating into New Jersey’s gambling revenue, state lawmakers are considering bringing casinos to Bergen County.

12/12/2013

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