Atlantic City

Hollywood Flashback: Oprah and Trump First Crossed Paths in 1988

The media mogul and now-president have a long history going back even before the recent speculation that she could run against him in 2020, including …

Donald Trump

Dana White: President Trump Offered to Bring UFC Champions to the White House

UFC president Dana White will never hide the fact that he’s a supporter of President Donald Trump.<p>White spoke on behalf of President Trump ahead of …

Donald Trump

Marty Portnoy, 92, longtime Philly band leader

Martin Portnoy, 92, a bandleader whose orchestra performed for decades at Philadelphia affairs ranging from weddings to Liberty Medal ceremonies, …

Nelson Mandela

Longtime Miss America Staffer Named Its Executive Director

<i>ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) —</i> A longtime Miss America Organization staffer has been named its executive director of operations.<p>Karen Nocella’s …

Philadelphia

JTBC Open | LPGA | Ladies Professional Golf Association

<i>Wilshire Country Club will host LPGA’s first event in LA since 2005</i><p><i>JAN. 17, 2018 - LOS ANGELES, CA</i> <b>-</b> The LPGA is returning to Los Angeles with a new …

LPGA Tour

Meet AC Launches Virtual Reality Tool to Help Sell Meeting Space in City

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -<p>The New Year means new strategies.<p>Meet AC recently launched a new marketing tool in hopes to attract planners, brands, and …

Incredible Photos of 80s Las Vegas are Simply Captivating

Posted By Navi on Jan 16, 2018 | 0 comments<p>It’s not very often that you come across some incredible images from the 80s that are so clear and pure it …

Las Vegas

MGM real estate spinoff wants to buy Caesars real estate company

MGM Growth Properties, the company that acts as landlord for many MGM properties, wants to combine with VICI Properties, the company that owns land …

Real Estate

Now Chris Christie Is Just a Bad Memory

If Gov. Chris Christie had patted himself on the back any harder in his farewell address to New Jersey last week, he’d have needed the ministrations of a good chiropractor. But all signs suggest that New Jerseyans cannot wait to see the door slam shut behind him when he leaves office on Tuesday …

Opinion

Same dream another time: under the skin of 80s Vegas - in pictures

Thirty years ago, gambling in the US was limited to three destinations: Reno, Las Vegas, and Atlantic City. Jay Wolke photographed the ordinary people who played, lived and worked in the rapidly expanding cities

Las Vegas

A Linguistic Guide to Donald Trump's Scatological Insults

Shithole, shithouse. Tomato, tomato.<p>Did Donald Trump use the word <i>shithole</i> when referring to African countries in a meeting with lawmakers on immigration policy, or did he actually say <i>shithouse</i>? These are the scatological depths to which our political discourse has sunk.<p>Let’s stipulate that …

Donald Trump

Phil Murphy Takes Over as New Jersey’s Governor

Phil Murphy was sworn in as the 56th governor of New Jersey on Tuesday, vowing to implement a sweeping liberal agenda to strengthen the state’s …

New Jersey Politics

Hard Rock casino recruits ex-Trump Taj Mahal workers for 3K open jobs

The Hard Rock is expected to open this summerCome work for us. That's the message the Hard Rock Casino & Hotel Atlantic City is sending to former …

New Jersey

‘Don’t you agree?’

The same question silently accompanies every racist, misogynist, or homophobic "joke," every disparaging generalization. It is the constant, …

Republican Party

Attorney Convicted Of Child Endangerment By Sexual Conduct

<i>Photo of a courtroom gavel. (Photo by Getty Images)</i><p>MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) – Jurors have convicted an Atlantic City attorney of endangering the …

Crime

Top 5 Moments In Office For New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) – New Jersey will say farewell to Republican Gov. Chris Christie as a former Obama administration diplomat and businessman is …

Democrats

Dear Coastal States: Yes, Florida's Beaches Are Better Than Yours

The problem is that in defending other beaches, critics have argued that Florida's stretches of sand are no better than anywhere else's. That's where …

Offshore Drilling

Snow total predictions rise as winter storm bears down on N.J.

Portions of New Jersey could see more than six inches of snow from a snowfall expected to begin Tuesday afternoon and continue through Wednesday …

Weather

Atlantic City's Failed Revel Casino Sells for $200 Million

Revel, the failed $2.4 billion casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, built as a high-end playground for Wall Street bankers, sold for $200 million to …

Bloomberg L.P.

New day for South Jersey boys basketball on NJ.com

NJ.com has always covered South Jersey boys basketball. But not like this.<p>I was mid-way through a fulfilling career covering South Jersey HS sports …

New Jersey

Trump Asked Why The "Pretty Korean Lady" In A Meeting Wasn't Working On North Korea — REPORT

According to a report from NBC News, President Trump subjected an Asian-American intelligence analyst to an awkward exchange in their first-ever …

North Korea

Poll: Oprah would beat Trump in 2020, but most don't want her to run for president

Speculation around Oprah Winfrey's intentions to potentially run for president have been running rampant since her remarks at the Golden Globes on Sunday, but according to a new poll, most Americans don't think she should run.<p>The new survey conducted by PBS NewsHour, NPR and Marist found that 54 …

Elections

New Jersey pols to DOJ: Keep internet gambling legal

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Federal lawmakers from both parties in New Jersey are asking the U.S. Justice Department to keep internet gambling legal.<p>In a letter Thursday, the lawmakers urged the department not to rescind its 2011 legal opinion that internet gambling is permissible under federal …

Business

Pulitzer-winning writer's book about 'corrupt' Trump administration sure to infuriate the president

Another book offering an unfiltered look at the Trump administration is sure to get under the president's skin next week.<p>Pulitzer Prize-winning …

Donald Trump

Law firm running Atlantic City for state has now billed $4 million

ATLANTIC CITY – The North Jersey law firm appointed by outgoing New Jersey Gov. Christie to oversee a state takeover of Atlantic City has now billed …

Corruption

Atlantic City casino revenue rose in 2017 for 2nd year

Atlantic City's casinos saw their gambling revenue increase in 2017 for the second year in a row.<p>Figures released Friday by the state Division of …

Business

Other New Trump Books See Demand Bump

Two new books with a negative take on Donald Trump's presidency, David Frum's <i>Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic</i> (Harper) and David …

David Cay Johnston

Around Town

See what events are happening in your neighborhood.<p><b>Northeast NORC needs volunteers</b><p>The Northeast Naturally Occurring Retirement Community is seeking …

Philadelphia

Now a lawsuit has been filed against a song co-written by Ed Sheeran

Sheeran co-wrote 'The Rest Of Our Life' with Tim McGraw and Faith Hill<p>Ed Sheeran has been named in a lawsuit, in a case of alleged copyright …

Ed Sheeran

University Offers Hands-On Distillery Training Program In Atlantic City

<i>GALLOWAY, N.J. (CBS)</i> — Something is brewing in Atlantic City, as Stockton University sponsors a five-day training program on distillery owning and …