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As Atlantic City Grapples With Its Gaming Issues, The Miss America Pageant Comes To Town

By Cleve Bryan

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) – Tourism officials in Atlantic City are hoping for some positive attention and energy as Miss America contestants arrive on the same day the Revel Casino closed. 345 more words

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Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel Folds; Trump Plaza To Close Sept. 16

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Atlantic City’s newest casino — and its biggest, costliest flop — went out with barely a whimper.

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Workers, Customers Bid Farewell To Atlantic City's Revel Casino

By Jan Carabeo

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (CBS) – As the sun rose in Atlantic City, it was sunset for Revel’s time on the boardwalk.

And early Tuesday morning, some of the casino’s most loyal customers came to say goodbye. 295 more words

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Saying Goodbye to Revel

Atlantic City is really taking it on the chin these days.

When Trump Plaza closes its doors later this month, it will make four casinos that have had to call it a day this year in AC: Atlantic Club, Showboat, Trump Plaza, and Revel. 341 more words

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New Jersey OKs Trump Plaza Shutdown On September 16

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey casino regulators have given final approval to Trump Plaza’s plan to shut down in two weeks.

The state Division of Gaming Enforcement issued a closing notice Tuesday to Trump Plaza, which will cease operations at 6 a.m. 140 more words

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Was It A Happy Labor Day for 8000 AC Employees?

Today, the  day after Labor Day, 2014, some 8,000 employees of Atlantic City’s closing casinos are looking for work.  Some say it’s market saturation, others say mismanagement. 558 more words

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Atlantic City Facing Unprecedented Economic Collapse

(Harold Brubaker)  The Atlantic City region is on the brink of a short-term economic disaster.

Atlantic City made history 36 years ago when it opened the first legal casinos in the United States outside  775 more words

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