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Doc Goooden to Compete in AC Celebrity Boxing Match

Former Mets and Yankees pitcher Dwight “Doc” Gooden has agreed to compete in a celebrity boxing match in Atlantic City against lesser-know internet star Catfish Cooley. The fight will happen March 7th at the Showboat Hotel in Atlantic City. For Gooden, the fight is an attempt to rehab his public image after pleading guilty to […]

Equipment Transport To Impact Traffic Between Pleasantville And EHT Wednesday AM

On Wednesday, November 13, between 5 AM and 6 AM, a construction company will be transporting an oversized piece of equipment from Pleasantville to Egg Harbor Township beginning at Franklin Boulevard, traveling down Washington Avenue to Fire Road and ending at Atlantic Avenue. Travel on these roadways will not be permitted during this time. Police […]

Code Blue Alert In Atlantic County

Atlantic County is advising the public of a Code Blue Alert effective at 6 PM on Tuesday, November 12 through Thursday morning, November 14. A Code Blue Alert is required to be issued within 24 to 48 hours of weather conditions that may meet the following criteria based upon National Weather Service forecasts: Temperatures will […]

Meeting To Consider Names For AC Second Ward

A special meeting in Atlantic City Tuesday as three names are considered to represent the city’s 2nd Ward. The nominations are necessary after the person who last held that seat, Marty Small Sr. was elevated to the mayor’s office. According to the Press of Atlantic City,the special meeting will start at 5:30 p.m. in the […]

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Record cold hits Midwest before temperatures plunge along East Coast

Record cold hits Midwest before temperatures plunge along East Coast

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Early season snow and frigid temperatures barreled through the Midwest and are now taking aim at the East Coast.

Temperatures plummeted in the Midwest Tuesday morning, falling to a bone-chilling 7 degrees in Chicago and 4 degrees in Madison, Wisconsin, breaking daily record lows in both cities.

A quick-moving storm also brought a blanket of snow to the Midwest, turning inte...

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Chadwick Boseman says Martin Scorsese "didn't get" the cultural experience of 'Black Panther'

Chadwick Boseman says Martin Scorsese "didn't get" the cultural experience of 'Black Panther'

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Chadwick Boseman is the latest Marvel actor weighing in on Martin Scorseses recent criticism of Marvel films, where he said they are "not cinema" and lacked mystery.

During a BBC Live chat, reported by U.K.s Independent, Boseman said that although he considers the Oscar-winning director a "genius at what he does," he finds it interesting that Scorsese is maki...

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Taliban to release US, Australian hostages in potential swap with Afghan government

Taliban to release US, Australian hostages in potential swap with Afghan government

KeithBinns/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The Taliban will release an American and an Australian hostage, held for over three years, in a prisoner swap with the Afghan government, according to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.

Their possible release comes after two U.S. special operations raids attempted to free both men, and it could herald a restart to negotiations meant to end the U.S. military presence i...

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Brain scans show the minds of girls and boys are similar in math

Brain scans show the minds of girls and boys are similar in math

Ridofranz/iStock(NEW YORK) -- As more and more advocates and organizations work to dispel the myths that boys are better at math than girls or that women dont belong in STEM fields, new data is supporting their case.

Boys and girls show the same brain activity when it comes to math, according to a new study published Friday in the journal Science of Learning.

The seven-year study, conducted in R...

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America's largest milk producer, Dean Foods, files for bankruptcy

America's largest milk producer, Dean Foods, files for bankruptcy

naturalboxnaturalbox/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Dean Foods, Americas largest milk producer and home to multiple well-known brands, filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday.

The Dallas-based company announced it initiated Chapter 11 proceedings "to enable us to continue serving our customers and operating as normal as we work toward the sale of our business," Eric Beringause, who recently joined th...

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Trump campaign staffs-up press team as public impeachment hearings set to begin

Trump campaign staffs-up press team as public impeachment hearings set to begin

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) -- A year out from Election Day, President Donald Trumps re-election campaign is beefing up its already sizable communications team and war room as the campaign also prepares to combat public impeachment hearings starting this week.

The campaign, which has steadily added staff throughout the year both on the political and press side, ...

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