ATLANTIC - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ATLANTIC News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Toronto firm wins Revel casino auction for $110M http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58476705-79/revel-brookfield-casino-auction.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58476705-79/revel-brookfield-casino-auction.html.csp">Toronto firm wins Revel casino auction for $110M</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T12:56:32.391-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 12:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • A Canadian asset management company won a bankruptcy court auction for the failed Revel casino hotel in Atlantic City on Wednesday and plans to re-open it as a casino. Toronto-based Brookfield US Holdings LLC told The Associated Press on Wednesday it plans to operate the Boardwalk property as a casino hotel, adding it to casinos it owns in Las Vegas and the Bahamas. It submitted a bid of $110 million in an auction that began Tuesday morning and lasted until early Wednesday....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584767052014-10-01T12:56:32.391-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T12:56:32.391-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476705@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:56:32 MDT Icahn weighs $100M bid to save Taj Mahal casino http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58468942-79/icahn-casino-taj-mahal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58468942-79/icahn-casino-taj-mahal.html.csp">Icahn weighs $100M bid to save Taj Mahal casino</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T12:50:02.472-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 12:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Billionaire Carl Icahn is considering spending $100 million to save the Trump Taj Mahal casino from closing. But the offer comes with considerable strings attached: Icahn is willing to consider the bailout “if and only if” he gets big givebacks from the casino workers’ union, steep tax breaks from Atlantic City and county, and $25 million in funds from a New Jersey agency. In a filing to a bankruptcy court, the Taj Mahal’s parent company, Trump Entertainment Resorts, presen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584689422014-09-29T12:50:02.472-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T12:50:02.472-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58468942@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:50:02 MDT Trump Plaza is fourth Atlantic City casino to close http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58419908-79/trump-plaza-atlantic-casino.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58419908-79/trump-plaza-atlantic-casino.html.csp">Trump Plaza is fourth Atlantic City casino to close</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T09:10:02.216-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 09:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino closed its doors early Tuesday, the fourth Atlantic City casino to go belly-up so far this year. When it opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation. But since then, The Donald has left town and cut ties to its casinos. And the Plaza, like many Atlantic City casinos, has seen better days. A downward spiral that saw it ranked dead last among the city’s casinos ended Tuesday morning as...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584199082014-09-16T09:10:02.216-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-16T09:10:02.216-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58419908@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:10:02 MDT Miss America to buff Atlantic City’s image http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58413146-68/miss-atlantic-america-competition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58413146-68/miss-atlantic-america-competition.html.csp">Miss America to buff Atlantic City’s image</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T15:04:01.967-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 03:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • This struggling seaside gambling resort has been in the national news for all the wrong reasons lately: a rash of casino closings, thousands of unemployed workers, and a domestic violence case involving a former NFL star. But for three hours Sunday night, America will get a different look at Atlantic City. The Miss America pageant will present an upbeat view of the city where it began in 1921 and crown its next winner during a nationally televised finale. The show will feat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58413146@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 15:04:01 MDT Rampell: Atlantic City is going broke, again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58407167-82/atlantic-america-casinos-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58407167-82/atlantic-america-casinos-state.html.csp">Rampell: Atlantic City is going broke, again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Rampell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T13:50:07.097-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 01:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. • The get-rich-quick town is going broke. Again. On a recent breezy Saturday night, row after row of slot machines at the Trump Plaza sat eerily unused, their symmetrical, semi-synchronized blinking creating a sort of hall-of-mirrors effect. In a few days, almost immediately after Miss America contestants pack up their sashes, the casino will close. The Revel, a $2.4 billion gleaming white elephant completed only after New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie offered $261 million ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407167@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:50:07 MDT Trump Taj Mahal casino notifies workers of potential closure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58406922-79/million-trump-taj-atlantic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58406922-79/million-trump-taj-atlantic.html.csp">Trump Taj Mahal casino notifies workers of potential closure</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T13:25:01.204-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 01:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • The owner of the Trump Taj Mahal casino has sent notices to more than 3,100 employees warning it could be shut down in November. Trump Entertainment Resorts told The Associated Press it filed the notices earlier this week, saying it could close Nov. 13. The company filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday and threatened to close the Taj Majal if it doesn’t get concessions from its unions. Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union says Trump Entertainment wants Taj Mahal workers to give up th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584069222014-09-12T13:25:01.204-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T13:25:01.204-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406922@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:25:01 MDT Revel says it has $90M offer to buy closed casino http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399762-79/casino-revel-atlantic-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399762-79/casino-revel-atlantic-court.html.csp">Revel says it has $90M offer to buy closed casino</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T18:34:02.098-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 06:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • A Florida developer has offered $90 million for the Revel Casino Hotel that shut down last week, lawyers for the resort said Wednesday in court documents. The casino said in the bankruptcy court filing that Glenn Straub’s Polo North Country Club, Inc., made the cash bid for the $2.4 billion resort. The casino also wants a judge to set an auction for Sept. 24 if any higher bids are received by Sept. 23. A bankruptcy court judge would have to approve any sale. It’s unclear wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583997622014-09-10T18:34:02.098-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T18:34:02.098-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399762@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 18:34:02 MDT Trump casinos are latest to file for bankruptcy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58393014-79/trump-company-million-mahal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58393014-79/trump-company-million-mahal.html.csp">Trump casinos are latest to file for bankruptcy</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T09:50:14.09-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 09:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Trump Entertainment Resorts filed for bankruptcy Tuesday and threatened to shut down the Taj Mahal Casino Resort, which would make it the fifth Atlantic City casino to close this year. The company owns Trump Plaza, which is closing in a week, and the Taj Mahal, which has been experiencing cash-flow problems and had been trying to stave off a default with its lenders. The company said the Taj Mahal could close Nov. 13 if it doesn’t win salary concessions from union workers. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583930142014-09-09T09:50:14.09-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T09:50:14.09-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393014@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:50:14 MDT Casino closings lead to mass unemployment filing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368743-79/casino-atlantic-workers-unemployment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368743-79/casino-atlantic-workers-unemployment.html.csp">Casino closings lead to mass unemployment filing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T09:16:02.223-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Thousands of newly laid-off casino workers are expected to turn out at the Atlantic City Convention Center for a mass unemployment filing. The session Wednesday morning comes after a brutal weekend that saw more than 5,000 employees at the Showboat and Revel lose their jobs. More than 100 work stations will be set up to accommodate the newly jobless dealers, cocktail servers and other workers. Officials from the state Department of Labor and the main casino workers’ union, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583687432014-09-03T09:16:02.223-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T09:16:02.223-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58368743@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:16:02 MDT Revel casino goes dark after just two years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364069-79/revel-casino-atlantic-closed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364069-79/revel-casino-atlantic-closed.html.csp">Revel casino goes dark after just two years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T12:37:01.835-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 12:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Revel Casino Hotel opened with a bang a little more than two years ago amid high hopes of turning around Atlantic City’s struggling casino market. But the $2.4 billion resort went out with a whimper in the wee hours of the morning Tuesday, as its casino closed one day after the hotel checked out its last guest. The property that debuted at sunrise on April 2, 2012, with its then-president joining New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno in a blueberry smoothie toast, quietly ended ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583640692014-09-02T12:37:01.835-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T12:37:01.835-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364069@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:37:01 MDT Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355730-68/atlantic-casinos-casino-jobs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355730-68/atlantic-casinos-casino-jobs.html.csp">Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T16:04:10.983-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 04:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • A time few could imagine during the not-too-distant glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos will close this weekend and a third will shut down in two weeks. More than 5,000 workers will lose their jobs in an unprecedented weekend in the seaside gambling resort, leaving many feeling betrayed by a system that once promised stable, well-paying jobs. The Showboat is closing Sunday, followed by Revel on Monday and Tuesday. Trump Plaza is ne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583557302014-08-30T16:04:10.983-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T16:04:10.983-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58355730@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:04:10 MDT Sandy recovery, sun boost Jersey shore business http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352011-79/summer-beach-business-sandy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352011-79/summer-beach-business-sandy.html.csp">Sandy recovery, sun boost Jersey shore business</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:18:02.078-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Belmar, N.J. • Good weather and greater awareness that the Jersey shore has made huge strides in recovering from Superstorm Sandy helped make the second summer after the storm better than the first one, many merchants and elected officials say. Some business owners report profits up 20 to 30 percent this summer compared with last year’s, when the shore was still in the early stages of recovering from the devastating October 2012 storm. “This summer was great,” said Matt Riccelli, who manages Gee...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583520112014-08-29T12:18:02.078-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T12:18:02.078-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352011@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:18:02 MDT Baltimore’s first casino highlights a national trend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344743-79/casino-baltimore-horseshoe-casinos.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344743-79/casino-baltimore-horseshoe-casinos.html.csp">Baltimore’s first casino highlights a national trend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIET LINDERMAN </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T18:35:02.511-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 06:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • At the Horseshoe Casino’s grand opening, showgirls adorned in gold glitter, beaded loincloths, feather headdresses and fuchsia false eyelashes stood atop pedestals in the courtyard, while VIP patrons in high heels and higher hemlines downed glass after glass of champagne. The glitz and glamour Tuesday suggested someplace flashy like Las Vegas or Atlantic City. But the scene beyond the aerial acrobat winding her way up and down a cloth ribbon suspended from a chandelier made of fake d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583447432014-08-27T18:35:02.511-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T18:35:02.511-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344743@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:35:02 MDT Airlines on alert as eruption begins in Iceland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58329215-79/eruption-iceland-ash-volcano.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58329215-79/eruption-iceland-ash-volcano.html.csp">Airlines on alert as eruption begins in Iceland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNA GOTTLIEB and JILL LAWLESS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T15:57:02.405-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 03:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reykjavik, Iceland • Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano burst forth with a small eruption Saturday under the ice of Europe’s largest glacier, scientists said, prompting the country to close airspace over the area. Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled the volcano, located deep beneath the Vatnajokull glacier, in the last week. Icelandic Meteorological Office vulcanologist Melissa Pfeffer said Saturday that seismic data indicated that an eruption had begun, with magma from the volcano melting ic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583292152014-08-23T15:57:02.405-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T15:57:02.405-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58329215@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15:57:02 MDT Casino workers turn to prayer to save their jobs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321968-79/workers-showboat-atlantic-casino.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321968-79/workers-showboat-atlantic-casino.html.csp">Casino workers turn to prayer to save their jobs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T11:36:02.412-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • They’ve turned to politicians, bureaucrats, businessmen and union reps to try to save their jobs at three Atlantic City casinos scheduled to close soon. Now, hundreds of soon-to-be unemployed dealers, cocktail servers and hotel workers are turning to what many say could be their last, best chance. “We’re praying for God to open new doors to them,” said the Rev. Eric McCoy, president of the Atlantic City Fellowship of Churches. Clergy members and the main casino workers unio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583219682014-08-21T11:36:02.412-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T11:36:02.412-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321968@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:36:02 MDT Atlantic City fears closed casinos may be eyesore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309015-79/casino-atlantic-casinos-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309015-79/casino-atlantic-casinos-former.html.csp">Atlantic City fears closed casinos may be eyesore</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T09:46:01.811-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • Before summer ends, Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club will be shuttered ex-casinos, leaving Atlantic City officials looking for a way to avoid having dark, empty shells on its signature Boardwalk. Analysts and entrepreneurs tell The Associated Press that a glitzy corporate headquarters, condos or timeshares, entertainment-related rentals or even student housing could be among the new uses for them. Israel Posner, head of a gambling study institute at Ri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583090152014-08-18T09:46:01.811-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T09:46:01.811-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309015@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:46:01 MDT Revel casino to close 8 days earlier than planned http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58302033-79/casino-atlantic-close-revel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58302033-79/casino-atlantic-close-revel.html.csp">Revel casino to close 8 days earlier than planned</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T19:07:02.388-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 07:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • The $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel that opened just over two years ago as a hoped-for savior for Atlantic City’s flagging casino industry will close a week earlier than originally planned, the company announced in an email Friday. The closing will put about 3,100 people out of work. The company previously planned to close the casino resort Sept. 10, but announced in the email that the hotel will close at 11 a.m. Sept. 1 and the casino at 5 a.m. Sept. 2. All concerts and ev...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583020332014-08-15T19:07:02.388-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T19:07:02.388-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58302033@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:07:02 MDT 8 arrested in daring New Jersey casino heist http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58297027-68/arrested-atlantic-authorities-delaware.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58297027-68/arrested-atlantic-authorities-delaware.html.csp">8 arrested in daring New Jersey casino heist</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> THe Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T11:03:03.332-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 11:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • A recently fired casino security guard used his knowledge of when and where large sums of money would change hands to help plan and pull off a daring robbery that netted more than $180,000, authorities said Thursday. Eight people were arrested in the July 21 gunpoint robbery of Caesars Atlantic City that touched off a three-state manhunt, New Jersey State Police said. The search ended with a Delaware state trooper being shot; the bulletproof vest he was wearing saved his li...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297027@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:03:03 MDT Revel casino still talking with potential bidders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58293826-79/million-revel-atlantic-casino.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58293826-79/million-revel-atlantic-casino.html.csp">Revel casino still talking with potential bidders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T15:48:02.398-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 03:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • A day after announcing it will shut down next month, Revel Casino Hotel told a bankruptcy court judge it is still negotiating with potential buyers. In a notice adjourning an auction of Revel that had been set for Thursday, its lawyers say they are engaged in “ongoing negotiations” with “certain potential bidders” they did not identify. The filing follows Revel’s announcement that will shut down by Sept. 10, having been unable to find a buyer. The casino held out hope a buy...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582938262014-08-13T15:48:02.398-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T15:48:02.398-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58293826@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:48:02 MDT Revenue report due as Atlantic City casinos close http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292404-79/atlantic-casinos-market-casino.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58292404-79/atlantic-casinos-market-casino.html.csp">Revenue report due as Atlantic City casinos close</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T13:54:54.991-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 01:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • When the pressure of an oversaturated market became unbearable this year, some of Atlantic City’s oldest casinos either closed their doors or announced plans to do so. Now, Revel Casino Hotel, the city’s newest casino — and one of its most opulent — is joining them in the casino graveyard. Amid this dire scenario, New Jersey regulators released a report Wednesday that said Atlantic City’s casinos took in 11 percent less from gamblers in July than they did a year ago. Figure...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582924042014-08-13T13:54:54.991-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T13:54:54.991-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292404@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:54:54 MDT