Atlantic City

The Wildwood board walk is receiving rains on the outer edge of Hurricane Dorian.
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Tim Jimenez
September 06, 2019 - 10:06 am
Wildwood and Cape May County officials say they’re keeping a close eye on flooding and the possibility that the strong wind knocks out power.
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Mike DeNardo
July 29, 2019 - 4:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police in Atlantic City say a 58-year-old man died Monday morning while trying to save his 11-year-old son who was struggling in the ocean. Around 9:30 a.m. — before lifeguards were on duty — police say the boy was struggling in the water at the New Jersey Avenue...
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Miss Pennsylvania 2017 Katie Schreckengast celebrates the round of victory during the 2018 Miss America Competition Show at Boardwalk Hall Arena on September 10, 2017 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
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David Madden
July 24, 2019 - 1:39 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — For the second time in about 15 years, the Miss America Pageant is leaving Atlantic City, this time for a casino in Connecticut. And the competition will be held not after Labor Day but just before Christmas. What affect will it have on the resort town? Hard to...
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Miss America
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July 23, 2019 - 3:47 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — There she is. Here she isn't. Miss America is leaving Atlantic City for the second time, trading one casino town for another. The Miss America Organization says this year's pageant will be held at the Mohegan Sun Connecticut in Uncasville, Connecticut. It will be...
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Lucy the Elephant
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David Madden
July 19, 2019 - 11:27 am
MARGATE, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Just in time for her 138th birthday party on Saturday, word comes that Margate's favorite girl is going nowhere. Lucy the Elephant will remain in place for at least the next 20 years. There were worries that the 65-foot-high walk-through attraction might need a new...
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Jesse Hartnett
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Andrew Kramer
July 07, 2019 - 7:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police Officer Jesse Hartnett's life changed drastically on the morning of Jan. 7, 2016. He was ambushed while on duty, shot three times in his arm at point blank range while in his patrol car. He's had eleven surgeries since then. "It's been a struggle...
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Odubel Herrera
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Mike DeNardo
July 05, 2019 - 7:10 pm
UPDATED: 7:36 PM PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio/AP) — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odúbel Herrera has been suspended for the remainder of the 2019 season, according to Major League Baseball. Commissioner Robert D. Manfred Jr. announced Friday that Herrera has accepted his suspension, which would...
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Philadelphia Soul
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Matt Leon
July 03, 2019 - 12:24 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Soul will be in search of a fourth straight victory on Saturday when they visit the Atlantic City Blackjacks. The Soul picked up probably their most impressive victory of the season last Saturday, as they beat first-place Albany at the Wells...
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David Madden
June 27, 2019 - 12:13 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Nineteen people were rounded up Thursday morning down the shore as federal officials broke up a drug ring based in Atlantic City. U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced the arrests , which are the culmination of a nearly two-year investigation. In total, 22...
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Caesars Palace
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David Madden
June 25, 2019 - 12:24 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A massive merger in the gaming industry could have serious financial repercussions down the shore. Eldorado Resorts is planning to take over Caesars Entertainment in a $17.3 billion transaction, which will result in the largest gaming company in America. About...
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