Posts Tagged New Jersey

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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Lenhart’s scores late; San Jose ties New York 1-1

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Steven Lenhart scored his first goal of the season in the 85th minute and the San Jose Earthquakes rallied for a 1-1 draw against the New York Red Bulls on Saturday.

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Q&A: Players’ lawyer discusses NFL settlement

Lawyer Craig Mitnick speaks as he stands for a photograph Friday, July 18, 2014, in Haddonfield, N.J., in front of lists of some of the approximate 1,400 players in NFL concussion litigation he represents.  Under a tentative class-action settlement, the NFL would pay at least $765 million to compensate nearly 20,000 retired players over 65 years. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

HADDONFIELD, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawyer Craig Mitnick represents about 1,400 players in the NFL concussion lawsuit, from ex-quarterbacks Mark Rypien and Jeff Hostetler to practice squad unknowns. Some of his clients suffer from Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease. Many more have significant dementia. Others simply fear the future.

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