Atlantic City Casino Workers Arrested in Protest Over Benefit Cuts

Officials said, Hundreds of workers mobilized by their union protested on Wednesday outside the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey, where nearly 70 demonstrators were arrested as they denounced court-approved cuts to benefits for employees at the hard-hit casino.
The protest over the cuts sought by billionaire investor Carl Icahn in exchange for keeping the establishment open comes at a time when the Jersey Shore resort city is suffering as gambling revenue drops and casinos close.