This June 24, 2016 photo shows slot machines inside the Golden Nugget casino in Atlantic City N.J. Figures released by New Jersey gambling regulators on Nov. 22, 2017 show the city's casinos posted an increase in gross operating profit of nearly 21 percent in the third quarter of this year compared to last year. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
This June 24, 2016 photo shows slot machines inside the Golden Nugget casino in Atlantic City N.J. Figures released by New Jersey gambling regulators on Nov. 22, 2017 show the city's casinos posted an increase in gross operating profit of nearly 21 percent in the third quarter of this year compared to last year. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry) Wayne Parry AP, file
This June 24, 2016 photo shows slot machines inside the Golden Nugget casino in Atlantic City N.J. Figures released by New Jersey gambling regulators on Nov. 22, 2017 show the city's casinos posted an increase in gross operating profit of nearly 21 percent in the third quarter of this year compared to last year. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry) Wayne Parry AP, file

Local municipalities act to prohibit casinos

December 16, 2017 11:05 PM