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Trump Plaza in Atlantic City to close, adding to city’s woes: report

Trump Plaza booked less than half its rooms in the first quarter of 2014, and had the lowest gaming revenue of any of the city's casinos in May, according to…

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Debut ‘supermoon’ hangs in the summer sky

It was the first of three times this year the full "supermoon" will orbit closer to earth and appear unusually large and bright.

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Exclusive: YouTube weighs funding efforts to boost premium content – sources

YouTube has embarked on a new round of discussions with Hollywood and independent producers to fund premium content, sources say.

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Pot farmer charged with starting California wildfire

Exhaust from a truck Freddie Alexander Smoke III drove around the cultivation site in the community of Igo is expected to have ignited a patch of dry grass.

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MTA details back-up plan for commuters for potential LIRR strike

The MTA said it was prepared to offer buses and ferries to counter a potential LIRR strike as early as July 20.

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Lawmakers look to regulate Elmo, Spider-Man and other Times Square costumed characters

After a string of incidents and growing concern, officials are hoping to regulate costumed characters that solicit money for photos in Times Square.