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Pain of Atlantic City casino closings far-reaching

This Feb. 29, 2012 file photo shows the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino and Caesars Atlantic City Hotel and Casino, left back, in Atlantic City, N.J. The rapid disintegration of Atlantic City's casino market might be an early indicator of what could happen in other parts of the country that have too many casinos and not enough gamblers. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — With three more of Atlantic City’s 11 casinos threatening to close by September, nearly 8,000 workers and their families will be affected. But the impact of the closings will be felt far beyond their kitchens.

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Atlantic City doomed by glut of casinos in region

In this Jan. 31, 2012 file photo, shoppers stroll through The Walk, Atlantic City N.J.'s outlet shopping district a few blocks from the casinos. The shopping district is part of an effort to diversify Atlantic City and make it less reliant on gambling revenue, which has been plummeting since 2006. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The rapid disintegration of Atlantic City’s casino market might be an early indicator of what could happen in other parts of the country that have too many casinos and not enough gamblers.

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