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  • Revel casino goes dark after just 2 years

    Revel casino goes dark after just 2 years

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:01:58 GMT
    Little more than two years after opening with high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market, Revel will close its doors Tuesday morning.
    Revel Casino Hotel opened with a bang a little more than two years ago amid high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market.
  • More than 30 teens escape from detention center

    More than 30 teens escape from detention center

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:52 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:52:03 GMT
    A spokesman says more than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 are still being sought.
    More than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 were still being sought early Tuesday, a spokesman said.
  • Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claims

    Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claims

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:31 AM EDT2014-09-02 08:31:51 GMT
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph...
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph becomes 55...
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  • After Gaza war, poll finds support for Hamas rises

    After Gaza war, poll finds support for Hamas rises

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:21 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:21:21 GMT
    A Palestinian opinion poll suggests Hamas' popularity in the West Bank and Gaza Strip has risen dramatically following its war against Israel.
    The popularity of the Hamas militant group among Palestinians in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip has spiked significantly following the 50-day war with Israel, according to an opinion poll released Tuesday.
  • UN warns food prices rising in Ebola-hit countries

    UN warns food prices rising in Ebola-hit countries

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:21 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:21:19 GMT
    The U.N. is warning that food prices are rising in countries hit by Ebola and that it'll get worse because many farmers won't be able to access fields during the upcoming harvests of rice and corn.
    Food in countries hit by Ebola is getting more expensive and will become scarcer because many farmers won't be able to access fields, a U.N. food agency warned Tuesday.
  • Ukraine: Russian forces in major rebel cities

    Ukraine: Russian forces in major rebel cities

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:01:47 GMT
    A Russian official is complaining that EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso breached confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks if it wished.
    A Ukrainian official said Tuesday that Russian forces have been spotted in both of the major rebel-held cities in eastern Ukraine.
  • BusinessMore>>

  • Dollar General raises Family Dollar bid to $9.1B

    Dollar General raises Family Dollar bid to $9.1B

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:21 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:21:14 GMT
    Dollar General is boosting its bid for rival Family Dollar to approximately $9.1 billion and says it's now willing to more than double the number of stores it would shed to avoid trouble with regulators.
    Dollar General upped its bid for the rival Family Dollar chain and addressed an earlier roadblock, saying that it will more than double the number of stores it would shed to tamp down the antitrust concerns of its takeover...
  • Revel casino goes dark after just 2 years

    Revel casino goes dark after just 2 years

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:01:58 GMT
    Little more than two years after opening with high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market, Revel will close its doors Tuesday morning.
    Revel Casino Hotel opened with a bang a little more than two years ago amid high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market.
  • Euro continues descent ahead of ECB meeting

    Euro continues descent ahead of ECB meeting

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:01:27 GMT
    The euro has fallen to a one-year low against the dollar as Europe's single currency remains under pressure ahead of this week's policy meeting of the European Central Bank.
    The euro's descent saw it hit a new one-year low against the dollar on Tuesday, but the currency risks snapping back higher this week if the European Central Bank fails to back up its recent talk of stimulus with action.
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  • West Nile Virus Found in Desert Hot Springs

    West Nile Virus Found in Desert Hot Springs

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:34 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:34:55 GMT
    DESERT HOT SPRINGS -- Twenty mosquito samples collected in the Coachella Valley have tested positive for West Nile virus, including this year's first positive sample from the western end of valley.
    DESERT HOT SPRINGS -- Twenty mosquito samples collected in the Coachella Valley have tested positive for West Nile virus, including this year's first positive sample from the western end of valley.
  • Victims of Palm Springs Double Fatal Crash ID 'd

    Victims of Palm Springs Double Fatal Crash ID 'd

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:40:08 GMT
    PALM SPRINGS --  The Riverside County Coroner has identified the victims of the grisly double fatal traffic accident that happened early Sunday morning in Palm Springs. 
    PALM SPRINGS --  The Riverside County Coroner has identified the victims of the grisly double fatal traffic accident that happened early Sunday morning in Palm Springs. 
  • Palm Springs Man Survives Gunshot to Head

    Palm Springs Man Survives Gunshot to Head

    Thursday, August 7 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-08-07 21:57:05 GMT
    Police asked for the public's help today in gathering information about a vehicle-to-vehicle shooting that wounded an 18-year-old man in his head. A gunshot victim reportedly was dropped off about noon Tuesday at Desert Regional Medical Center.
    Police asked for the public's help today in gathering information about a vehicle-to-vehicle shooting that wounded an 18-year-old man in his head. A gunshot victim reportedly was dropped off about noon Tuesday at Desert Regional Medical Center.
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