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The Economic Impact of Casino Closings

Thursday, Jan 5, 2017 at 09:11 AM EST

Billionaire Says He Would Sell Shuttered Taj Casino to Mayor

Billionaire Says He Would Sell Shuttered Taj Casino to Mayor

Atlantic City's mayor is calling on billionaire investor Carl Icahn to sell the shuttered Trump Taj Mahal casino, saying his struggling city can't afford to let such a big piece of its Boardwalk lie vacant...

Thursday, Dec 29, 2016 at 07:08 AM EST

'Supreme' Push to Legalize Sports Betting in NJ

'Supreme' Push to Legalize Sports Betting in NJ

New Jersey's chances of getting the U.S. Supreme Court to consider its attempt to allow legal sports gambling hinge on how a bedrock constitutional principle is applied.

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016 at 12:43 PM EST

Gambling Industry Plays to Donald Trump's Atlantic City Past

Gambling Industry Plays to Donald Trump's Atlantic City Past

Gambling industry hopes casino mogul in White House pays off.

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016 at 01:24 AM EST

Lawmakers OK Bill That Would Punish Owners Who Close Casinos

Lawmakers OK Bill That Would Punish Owners Who Close Casinos

State lawmakers gave final approval on Monday to a bill that would punish billionaire investor Carl Icahn for closing Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal casino.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016 at 08:23 AM EST

Atlantic City Takeover: Law Firm Bills Up to $400 an Hour

Atlantic City Takeover: Law Firm Bills Up to $400 an Hour

Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration has agreed to pay a former U.S. senator's law firm up to $400 an hour to oversee New Jersey's takeover of Atlantic City.

Business News
Pepsi Claims Job Cuts Over Philly Soda Tax

Pepsi Claims Job Cuts Over Philly Soda Tax

Pepsi says slumping sales due to Philadelphia's new sweetened beverage tax is prompting layoffs of 80 to 100 workers at three distribution plants that serve the city.

Fashion on the Go: Retail Store Sells Clothes Out of Truck

Fashion on the Go: Retail Store Sells Clothes Out of Truck

Old City Philadelphia's Smak Parlour found a new and inventive way to spread its brand to customers. NBC10’s Katy Zachry tells us how this retail store has gone mobile.

Hershey Expects to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workers

Hershey Expects to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workers

Hershey says it expects to cut its global workforce by about 15 percent, with the reductions coming mostly from hourly employees outside the United States.

Mayor Jim Kenney Plans Park Over I-95

Mayor Jim Kenney Plans Park Over I-95

Philadelphia's mayor is set to announce plans for an 11-acre park that would cap a section of Interstate 95 with green space and link the city with the Delaware River waterfront.

Philly's Most Attended Restaurant Week Generates $12M

Philly's Most Attended Restaurant Week Generates $12M

This year's two-week Center City District Restaurant week was the most successful one yet, with diners rushing to take advantage of discounted prices at Philadelphia's most popular restaurants, which this year generated more than $12 million in revenue as a result.

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Pepsi Claims Job Cuts Over Philly Soda Tax

Pepsi Claims Job Cuts Over Philly Soda Tax

Pepsi says slumping sales due to Philadelphia's new sweetened beverage tax is prompting layoffs of 80 to 100 workers at three distribution plants that serve the city.

Fashion on the Go: Retail Store Sells Clothes Out of Truck

Fashion on the Go: Retail Store Sells Clothes Out of Truck

Old City Philadelphia's Smak Parlour found a new and inventive way to spread its brand to customers. NBC10’s Katy Zachry tells us how this retail store has gone mobile.

Hershey Expects to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workers

Hershey Expects to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workers

Hershey says it expects to cut its global workforce by about 15 percent, with the reductions coming mostly from hourly employees outside the United States.

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