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Harper Lee Called Trump Taj Mahal “The Worst Punishment God Can Devise”

The year was 1990. Harper Lee was writing to a friend in Alabama. She mentioned the Trump Taj Mahal, which had opened earlier that year […]

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Appeals Court: Trump Taj Mahal Can Strip Union Benefits

A federal appeals court has ruled that Trump Entertainment — the parent company of the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City — can strip pension […]

Donald Trump ascends the stairs with his fist raised after the opening of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. on April 5, 1990.
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The Truth About the Rise and Fall of Donald Trump’s Atlantic City Empire

It’s an April Sunday in Atlantic City in 1989. Though it’s early spring, the boardwalk is packed outside Trump Plaza and the convention hall next […]

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WATCH: That Time Donald Trump Hung With Michael Jackson in AC

After pretending he’d run several times for decades, yesterday Donald Trump made a big announcement: He is actually running for president. Who knows how serious […]

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Taj Will Keep Trump Name

AP reports that Carl Icahn, who is acquiring the Trump Taj Mahal Casino in Atlantic City, has struck a deal to keep Donald Trump’s name […]

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Union: Icahn Backs Out of Deal to Save Trump Taj Mahal

Last night, it seemed the Trump Taj Mahal had been saved with a last-minute deal. Carl Icahn, the lender for most of the Taj’s debt, […]

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UPDATE: Trump Taj Owner Asks Icahn to Stay Open

Update, 2:40 p.m.: The Trump Taj Mahal’s CEO is asking primary lender Carl Icahn to keep the casino open until a court fight with the […]

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Atlantic City Region Lost Nearly 10,000 Jobs in Last Year

Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics released its latest labor force numbers, and the news for Atlantic City isn’t […]

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Trump Taj Mahal Announces Closing Date

The Trump Taj Mahal has announced a tentative closing date. Unless its employee union stops fighting a court-ordered cost savings measure, the casino will close […]

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Icahn Says Taj Likely to Close

Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor who has been trying to save the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City from closing, says the casino will […]

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Casino Workers Protest Proposed Taj Mahal Givebacks

It would appear the casino workers of Atlantic City have taken stock of recent events and reached the next stage of grief: Anger. About 30 […]

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Will Carl Icahn Save the Taj Mahal Casino?

AP reports that billionaire investor Carl Icahn is weighing a $100 million bid to save the Trump Taj Mahal casino.

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Donald Trump May Rescue the Trump Casinos in Atlantic City

It has been years since Donald Trump was actively involved with the Atlantic City casinos that bear his name. He resigned as chairman of the […]

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Trump Taj Mahal’s Owner Has Filed for Bankruptcy

The reports have been made official: This morning the Trump Taj Mahal’s parent company, Trump Entertainment Resorts, has filed for bankruptcy in a Delaware court. […]

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Another Report Suggests Taj Close to Bankruptcy

The drumbeat of bankruptcy is getting louder for the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City. The New York Post reported last week that bankruptcy […]