Leno enjoying fun part of telling jokes

...o'clock (in the morning), get in at 9, then go back (to Los Angeles)," he said."Whereas the last time I did Atlantic City, I went down on a Saturday, got together with local comics, talked about comedy and show business," Leno said.But...

Background checks on draftees in the NFL take on increased importance

...surprises."Yet there are surprises. Rice generally was considered a good citizen with no demons until that night in an Atlantic City casino when he hit his then-fiancee.Ozzie Newsome, the man who drafted Rice for the Baltimore Ravens, recognizes...

Augusta Regional commercial passenger numbers remain flat

...said.According to Smith, two casinos occasionally fly charters out of Augusta Regional to Gulfport, Miss., and Atlantic City, N.J. The aircraft hold about 110 people, and the flights draw people from the region, she said. On average...

Destination Charleston: Spring in the Holy City

As the temperatures rise, this historic coastal Atlantic city comes alive and helps stir the season's senses.

Monopoly board of today would be different

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Monopoly is celebrating 80...game based on the real-life streets of Atlantic City was "born" on March 19, 1935, when...it big with Boardwalk hotels.Though Atlantic City itself has seen many changes since 1935...

Baltimore Ravens settle grievance with Ray Rice

...graphic video surfaced of him knocking out his then-fiancee, Janay Palmer ? now his wife ? in a casino elevator in Atlantic City, N.J.Rice is a free agent who was reinstated by former federal judge Barbara S. Jones after NFL commissioner...

Lucille Saunders

...officiating. Survivors include two sisters, Laurice Gordon, High Point, N.C. and Kathleen Connikie-Washington, Atlantic City, N.J.; and a host of other relatives. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 390 Beaufort St., Aiken (803...

NFL domestic violence is top sports story of 2014

...1. NFL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice knocked his now-wife unconscious in an Atlantic City casino elevator Feb. 15, but it wasn't until July 24 that domestic violence cases spiraled into a crisis roiling...

Cowboys star DeMarco Murray is questionable for Colts

...Janay, and dragged her unconscious from an elevator, the newly released video shows the couple being led through the Atlantic City, NJ., hotel-casino in handcuffs and into an elevator. The couple kissed in the elevator before being taken out...

Pro leagues moving steadily toward accepting betting on their games

...associating with gamblers ? not betting on games or tipping them off about injuries, but by shaking their hands as Atlantic City casino greeters.Professional sports leagues that once professed zero tolerance for gambling are moving steadily...