On February 8, 1992 at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey, IBF middleweight champion James Toney, from Grand Rapids, Michigan, defended his title against Dave Tiberi, from New Castle, Delaware. Toney was undefeated at 28-0. Tiberi was 22-2-3.…
Former NFL running back Clinton Portis' financial woes may have gotten worse, as he allegedly tried to pay back a casino loan with checks that did not clear. According to a filing from the Borgata Casino in Atlantic City (per Barry Petchesky...Show More Summary
Welterweight Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna (19-1, 7 KOs) will take part in the main event of a card that will take place March 19 at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The eight-rounder will be LaManna’s second fight at welterweight after … Continue reading ? The post LaManna, Mayfield top March 19 card appeared first on Boxing News.
Atlantic City was once New Jersey's largest tourist attraction. It boasted a beautiful boardwalk and beaches, and it was the first city to provide gambling outside of Nevada. But the city has seen hard times these past few years; four of the city's 12 casinos closed between 2013 and 2015, and things don't appear to be improving. Show More Summary
On January 31, 1998 at Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey, IBF middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, defended his title against former welterweight and junior middleweight champion Simon Brown, from Clarendon,…
New York City's still got it and always will (until we're buried by the Atlantic Ocean in a couple of decades), but this town's insatiable dynamism has a way of obliterating many of the places we love and sentimentally we cherish, inexorably shuffling our favorite unique things into the gutter of oblivion, more and more each year. Show More Summary
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (Reuters) - Inside the dimly lit Moose Lodge 216 last September in Atlantic City, Frank D'Alonzo discussed a few of the ideas he has heard over the years to revitalize the cash-strapped New Jersey gambling hub. A monorail. Show More Summary
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announced plans to take over Atlantic City in an effort to prevent bankruptcy. Although the gambling resort was once one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States, the city is currently more than $240 million in debt. Show More Summary
What is going on underground? Three people have been slashed on the New York City subway system in the past 48 hours, two of them last night. At around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Atlantic Avenue stop on the 3 train, a 29-year-old woman was assaulted by a man who threatened... More »
On January 28, 2006 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, former WBC light welterweight champion Arturo Gatti, originally from Montreal, Canada, fought Thomas Damgaard, from Kalundborg, Denmark, for the vacant International Boxing Association…
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday the state will assume vast control over Atlantic City’s finances and decision-making
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Tuesday called for a revised plan to rescue Atlantic City, including proposals for a takeover and new revenue sources. The plan, which Christie introduced with state...Show More Summary
The governor said that under his plan, New Jersey would have the authority to act on the city’s behalf for five years in an effort to stave off a bankruptcy declaration.
The next stop is … the Atlantic Ocean? Indeed, for more than 2,500 out-of-service New York City subway cars, the bottom of the ocean is the final destination after they were enlisted for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s artificial reef program. Show More Summary
Swire Bulk, the dry bulk operating arm of The China Navigation Company (CNCo), opened an US Atlantic desk in the City of Miami, Florida, United States, on 25 January 2016.
An appeals court ruling allowed an Atlantic City casino to regulate the weight of its cocktail waitresses.
Casino has fired two "Borgata Babes" for violating policy, which prohibits servers from gaining or losing more than 7 percent of their body weight
With the worst snowfall over, major cities and small towns spanning the Atlantic are left to reckon with the damage wrought by the blizzard.
While Donald Trump campaigns to 'make America great again,' the Atlantic City casinos bearing his name have been doing anything but great. Trump casinos, hotels, and resorts have filed for bankruptcy no less than four times. The Trump Taj Mahal Casino first went into Chapter 11 in 1991, then......