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Atlantic City Casinos
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 9:25 pm
Atlantic City tried Prohibition once before. It worked so well that Nucky Johnson, the legendary politician and racketeer, built a Boardwalk empire immortalized on HBO nearly a century later.
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Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly
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Rich Lamb
June 30, 2020 - 9:10 pm
Former Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said Tuesday that he doesn’t agree with the city’s plan to slash the NYPD’s budget by $1 billion.
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Crowded bar
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 5:49 pm
Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop said Tuesday the city may roll back it’s reopening progress after a popular bar was found packed with people over the weekend.
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Marni Zipper
June 30, 2020 - 5:01 pm
The Stonewall Inn, announced that they were potentially going to have to permanently close its doors. Due to COVID-19 health and safety restrictions, the prominent gay bar was struggling to stay afloat.
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Playland Amusement Park
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 3:56 pm
Rye Playland will not open this year.
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Marla Diamond
June 30, 2020 - 3:44 pm
Small gym owners in New York are banding together to sue the Cuomo administration for the right to reopen.
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Coronavirus Wear A Mask Sign
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Sophia Hall
June 30, 2020 - 2:11 pm
A Long Island state senator has proposed a bill that would give businesses the authority to required customers to wear face masks inside their stores.
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Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 1:10 pm
New York City will hold a citywide graduation ceremony for the Class of 2020 Tuesday night.
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City Hall protest
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Sean Adams
June 30, 2020 - 12:47 pm
The City Council approved early Wednesday an $88.1 billion city budget that includes $1 billion in cuts to the NYPD.
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Stay Home If You Are Sick Sign
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 11:08 am
Travelers who come into New Jersey and Connecticut from 16 states with high coronavirus infection rates are now subject to a voluntary 14-day quarantine.
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