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Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Closes After Air Conditioning Malfunctions

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Trump Plaza Hotel Casino on theAtlantic City Boardwalk has shut down until air conditioningservice can be restored, possibly by Monday.

Trump Plaza and Caesars Atlantic City have been without airconditioning since early Thursday morning.

Trump Entertainment Resorts spokesman Tom Hickey said it wasjust too hot inside the building to continue to ask guests andemployees to suffer through it. He said the casino was closedFriday and guests at the 906-room hotel were being transferred totwo other casinos the company owns in Atlantic City.

Friday's afternoon high was expected to reach 84 degrees.

A Caesars spokesman said there were no current plans to closethat casino.

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