Old Turpin Hill community neighbors stick together

...because there were no opportunities for blacks in Augusta during the 1950s and 1960s. Many went to New York City or Atlantic City, N.J., or into the military. Many never came back to Augusta."Augusta as a whole, really, didn't have...

Miss Georgia Betty Cantrell wins Miss America pageant

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Miss Georgia Betty Cantrell...an opera performance to the title in Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall Sunday night, besting...the Miss America contestants hit the Atlantic City Boardwalk for the annual "Show Us Your...

NFL receives mixed grades on diversity

...Rice for two games, then suspended him indefinitely after a video showed Rice punching his financee unconscious in an Atlantic City elevator in February 2014."One of the reasons the Ray Rice story was handled the way it was handled was because there...

Horse industry worries about plans to curb casino subsidies

...in 2011, for example, Gov. Chris Christie ended a direct, $30 million subsidy to the racing industry from the Atlantic City casinos.Lawmakers in West Virginia have also pared back the percentage of slot machine revenues diverted to the industry...

Miss America named tonight

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Can anyone stop Miss Iowa, who...America."The Miss America pageant began in Atlantic City in 1921 as a way to extend the summer tourist...Las Vegas for six years before returning to Atlantic City in 2013.

American Pharoah arrives at Monmouth for Sunday's Haskell Invitational

...as he arrived to prepare for the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday at Monmouth Park.After landing at Atlantic City airport, racing's biggest attraction was led off the plane, then escorted by New Jersey State troopers for the final...

Once a sideshow, former preemies praise doctor years later

...crowds at world's fairs, on the Atlantic City boardwalk and Coney Island's...baby at Couney's exhibition in Atlantic City in 1942. Today, the 73-year-old...Hildegarde, who worked as his nurse in Atlantic City and held Carol days after she...

Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is 1-5 favorite for Haskell

...American Pharoah arrived at the Jersey Shore track Wednesday from Del Mar in California. He had a police escort from Atlantic City, and spent the night in trainer Kelly Breen's barn. He got his first look at the track Thursday morning, jogging...

Solomon Parks Jr.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Mr. Solomon Parks, Jr. entered into rest Thursday, August 6, 2015, in Atlantic City, NJ. Graveside memorial services will be held (today) Saturday...

Solomon Parks

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Mr. Solomon Parks also known as "Larry" and "Bubsy" entered into rest Thursday, August 6, 2015, in Atlantic City, NJ. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. W. H. Mays Mortuary...