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Some casinos drop buffets, live shows as virus spreads

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Pennsylvania casino shut down temporarily, some Las Vegas casinos closed their buffets and the Hard Rock chain canceled...

Oscars betting level falls by half in New Jersey in 2020

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The amount of money wagered in New Jersey on the Academy Awards this year fell by almost half from...

$154.7 million bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Gamblers in Nevada wagered $154.7 million on this year's Super Bowl, an increase from last year but still below...

Casino execs: Clean up Atlantic City, no Showboat gambling

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Top executives of most of Atlantic City's casinos say the city needs to become cleaner and safer, with a...

Wanna cover Miss America? Buy a ticket, 3 media outlets told

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Miss America Organization has denied credentials to at least three media outlets seeking to cover this year's competition,...

There she goes again – Miss America leaving Atlantic City for Connecticut

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Miss America is abandoning Atlantic City for the second time, trading one casino town for another.The Miss America Organization...

Gretchen Carlson steps down as Miss America chairwoman

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Gretchen Carlson, a former Miss America who helped eliminate the pageant's swimsuit competition, is stepping down as board chairwoman...

Betting predictions to be part of Fox Sports analysis

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Fox Sports viewers tuning in to some broadcasts this fall will not only see the game, but also will...

Suspect in mob boss hit flashes pro-Trump slogans on hand

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The man charged with killing the reputed boss of the Gambino crime family wrote pro-Donald Trump slogans on his...

Lawsuit on ‘takeover’ of Miss America pageant is withdrawn

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A lawsuit claiming "an illegal and bad-faith takeover" of the Miss America Organization has been withdrawn.The lawsuit had been...

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The rise and fall of Tab – after surviving the sweetener scares, the iconic diet soda gets canned

Tab, the Coca-Cola company’s original diet soda brand, is headed to the soda graveyard, joining retired brands such as Like, Leed and Limette. Coca-Cola has...

Texas shut down bars to slow the spread of coronavirus — but allowed thousands to open through a restaurant loophole

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Robert Francis: Thanksgiving 1954

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