With about 9 million citizens, New Jersey is frequently associated with New York City and Philadelphia. New Jersey has celebrity status for Atlantic City and being the setting for the reality TV show Jersey Shore. New Jersey is the home of the Ivy League school Princeton University. New Jersey made headlines in the 1970s for being the first state to have legalized casino gambling outside of Las Vegas. Apart from tourism, one of the major industries in New Jersey is solar electric. Rutgers University in New Jersey is frequently cited in the news as a primary authority for health and medical research. New Jersey was a popular topic for several years due to the fallout it experienced from Hurricane Sandy.