July 24, 2020 - 9:54 am
A Harper Woods, Mich., man is facing charges of wire fraud and identity theft after he became a master of disguise – using a prosthetic face and other disguises to allegedly steal thousands from his victims at casinos.
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Peter Haskell
July 02, 2020 - 2:55 pm
For the first time in 108 days, slot machines will beep, dice will tumble and cards will be dealt at Atlantic City’s casinos Thursday as they reopen amid a coronavirus pandemic. Read the full story now.
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The Showboat in Atlantic City
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May 27, 2020 - 12:11 pm
The owner of Atlantic City's Showboat hotel says he plans a $100 million year-round indoor water park next door to it and will break ground in August. Read more here.
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Atlantic City boardwalk and casinos
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May 05, 2020 - 4:00 pm
Casino workers across the country want their employers to provide them with protective equipment and adopt tough new cleaning and social distancing policies before the gambling halls reopen during the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Mark Abrams
January 29, 2020 - 5:31 pm
A Las Vegas-based casino gambling analyst says the recent sale of the financially troubled Playground Pier shopping and entertainment complex in Atlantic City could signal a turnaround for the property. Read more here.
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Slot machine
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January 21, 2020 - 11:52 am
A former cocktail waitress at a Pennsylvania casino has been sentenced for her role in a $420,000 slot machine scam. Read more here.
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In this Oct. 8, 2019 photo, a man makes a sports bet at Resorts casino in Atlantic City, N.J. In November 2019, New Jersey's casinos and racetracks took in nearly $563 million worth of sports bets, a new monthly record.
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AP News
December 31, 2019 - 7:56 am
Atlantic City heads into 2020 with some optimism, buoyed by an expanded casino market with more jobs and more revenue. Read more here.
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Miss America 2020 candidates
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AP News
December 19, 2019 - 7:40 am
Miss America will be crowned Thursday night for the first time at a Connecticut casino, marking the latest change to the nearly century-old contest that has recently undergone new leadership and a new direction. Read more here.
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Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
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David Madden
October 26, 2019 - 6:00 am
Atlantic City’s nine casinos are taking in revenue at a pace that would bring them back to performance levels not seen in years. Read more here.
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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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