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Taj Mahal casino workers want $175 million bailout from Atlantic City and New Jersey

 The Taj Mahal casino is doomed if it cannot get a $175 million bailout from the state of New Jersey and Atlantic City.

You don't need a Gmail account to use the new Gmail app

 Gmail is opening its doors to rival email services.

Chelsea Handler's topless photo fight

Comedian Chelsea Handler often aims to spark controversy, and one of her latest Instagram snapshots is no exception.

What's streaming in November: Netflix, Hulu, iTunes

Netflix, Hulu and iTunes are adding titles to their streaming options in November.

She lost 145 pounds -- could you?

 One day, Kari Ianuale had had enough. The Nazareth, Pennsylvania, resident was embarrassed to discover that her size 24 pants no longer fit. "I refused to go up yet another size," she said.

Taylor Swift's '1989' set to smash records

It's Taylor Swift to the rescue.

Today's Internet star: Alex from Target

If you woke up this morning, looked at Twitter and wondered, "Who the hell is Alex from Target?" you're not alone.

How presidential contenders are spending Election Night

They say you always remember your first.

Nik Wallenda completes blindfolded tightrope walk in downtown Chicago

Record-breaking daredevil Nik Wallenda completed Sunday what he called his most challenging feat to date: a tightrope walk between two skyscrapers 600 feet above downtown Chicago, partly blindfolded.

Today's Internet star: Alex from Target

- If you woke up this morning, looked at Twitter and wondered, "Who the hell is Alex from Target?" you're not alone.