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The CRDA Gives a Half-Mil for AC Boardwalk Repairs

The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority is providing $500,000 for emergency repairs for the Atlantic City Boardwalk, which city officials say is in need of a complete overall at an estimated cost of $50 million. Board Chairman Robert Mulcahy called the Boardwalk repair money “a stop gap measure.” Saying a long range plan is needed for […]

Korngut Plans Run Against Levinson

The 44th Annual Atlantic County Democratic Convention is this Sunday, and Northfield Democrat Councilwoman Susan M. Korngut, an attorney, will run for Atlantic County Executive, challenging long-time Executive Dennis Levinson. Korngut tells the Press of Atlantic City, -quote- “It’s time for new leadership to tackle the problems we face head-on, from growing our economy to […]

Absecon Doc Involved In Opioid Ring Has License Yanked

Permanent revocation for an Absecon doctor’s medical license following his sentencing for being involved in an opioid ring in Atlantic City. Prosecutors say 50 year old Alan Faustino was handed four years in prison for writing close to 700 prescriptions for OxyContin. Authorities say he would sell the prescriptions for $300 each to patients he […]

Blackjacks' Schedule Announced By AFL

The Atlantic City Blackjacks announced today times of each game during the League’s 2019 season. The Blackjacks will play 12 regular-season games beginning on April 27th at 3:30 p.m. on the road against the Philadelphia Soul. Opening day packs are on sale now at ACBlackjacks.com. Packages include two tickets to the Blackjacks home opener on […]

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Former New York City police officer indicted with tampering a crime scene after he shot a man: Sources

Former New York City police officer indicted with tampering a crime scene after he shot a man: Sources

iStock/Graffizone(NEW YORK) -- A former New York City police officer was indicted for attempting to cover up a crime scene after shooting a man in the face, multiple sources confirmed to ABC News.

Ritchard Blake turned himself in to the Brooklyn District Attorneys Office on Friday and is expected to get arraigned on two counts of tampering with physical evidence charges, sources said.

Blake, 41...

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Relationships -- good and bad -- ring true in 'Gloria Bell', says co-star John Turturro

Relationships -- good and bad -- ring true in 'Gloria Bell', says co-star John Turturro

Hilary Bronwyn Gayle, courtesy of A24(NEW YORK) -- Emmy-winner John Turturro and Oscar-winner Julianne Moore can be seen in theaters this weekend in Gloria Bell, a romantic dramedy remake of the 2013 Spanish-language film, Gloria.

Moore plays the films title role, a free-spirited divorce who sheds her buttoned-up at-work persona once she hits the dance floor at night. Its during one of the...

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'Horrible attack': Catholic priest stabbed during live-streamed church service in Canada as stunned parishioners look on

'Horrible attack': Catholic priest stabbed during live-streamed church service in Canada as stunned parishioners look on

iStock/Mauro_Repossini(MONTREAL) -- A Catholic priest was stabbed while celebrating Mass in Montreal Friday morning as stunned parishioners looked on, according to officials and video footage.

The horrifying incident, which authorities said was not terror-related, unfolded just before 9 a.m. at the historic St. Josephs Oratory, leaving Father Claude Grou, 77, with lacerations to his upper body....

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Fentanyl deaths in the US spiked 1,000 percent over 6 years: Report

Fentanyl deaths in the US spiked 1,000 percent over 6 years: Report

(NEW YORK) -- Deaths from the drug fentanyl in the United States climbed more than 1,000 percent from 2011 to 2016, according to a report released Thursday.

The number of fatalities involving the powerful synthetic opioid was relatively stable in 2011 and 2012, with roughly 1,600 deaths each of those years. The number began to increase in 2013, reaching just over 1,900 deaths.

Then the death rate...

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If you didn't like your tax refund this year, here's what you should do in 2019

If you didn't like your tax refund this year, here's what you should do in 2019

NoDerog/iStock(NEW YORK) -- If youve already filed your income taxes and werent too excited about your refund, there is hope for next year.

The tax code changed during 2018, so a lot of people were surprised this year that they didnt receive the same amount back from the IRS that they had become accustomed to.

But dont fret, there are a slew of little things you can do in 2019 to ensure a lar...

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President Trump cancels new sanctions targeting North Korea in stunning tweet that overrides his Treasury Dept.

President Trump cancels new sanctions targeting North Korea in stunning tweet that overrides his Treasury Dept.

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump made the surprise announcement Friday that he was cancelling a new round of sanctions intended to target North Korea announced only 24 hours earlier by his own administration.

"It was announced today by the U.S. Treasury that additional large scale Sanctions would be added to those already existing Sanctions on North Korea," Trump twe...

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