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Future dim for Atlantic City's casinos and resorts

Looming early next year is the expected bankruptcy of a division of Caesars Entertainment, which owns three of Atlantic City's eight remaining casinos.

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Gun sales surge in St. Louis ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

First-time buyers make up most of the increase, but law enforcement officers are also buying more tactical gear.

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Papers filed to close Trump's Taj Mahal casino and resort

It's the fifth of Atlantic City's 12 casinos to shut down this year.

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Cost of going to college continues to climb

During tough economic times, college costs tend to go up because public institutions receive less in state dollars and private colleges see a decrease in endowments.

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Joplin company wins $22 million contract

Contract will allow company to create 130 jobs. 

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Detroit bankruptcy plan approved by judge

Included is an $816 million pot of money funded by the state, foundations, philanthropists and The Detroit Institute of Arts. The money would help city pensions and avert the sale of city-owned art at the world-class museum.

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Battlefield Mall opens Thanksgiving night

Mall to open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving night. 

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Get ready for crowded airports this Thanksgiving

The worst day: The Sunday after Thanksgiving, Nov. 30, with 2.6 million people flying on America's airlines.

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