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Mini-casinos can have 750 slot machines, and Penn National, which operates Hollywood Casino in suburban Harrisburg, says it plans to pay another $2.5 million to operate 30 table games. The company's new operation would be located somewhere inside a 30-mile circle centered on Yoe that ...
The two are dueling for the Democratic nomination for governor, and both have said they are open to legalizing casinos so long as the new revenues are used to expand the lottery-funded HOPE scholarship. All five of the leading GOP contenders oppose casino gambling, as does Gov. Nathan Deal.

A Long Island firefighter who set out on an 18-day, 9,500-mile journey in his van to honor the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting had a little bit of extra luck before he left: a $2,400 jackpot from a penny machine at his local casino.
While Northwest Indiana's performance met expectations and was comparable to casinos in other areas, Four Winds' impact could be seen in the level of slot play, both collectively and individually, particularly closer South Bend. The westernmost casino, Horseshoe, saw play down by less than 6 percent, ...
The impetus for the East Windsor "satellite" gambling venue was to compete with MGM Resorts International's new $960 million casino and Entertainment venue set to open in September. The casino, its supporters said, would preserve the state's monthly cut of slot revenue and jobs tied to the state's ...
In November, he said, the county commissioners sent out information packets about Lawrence County to all 10 casino operators promoting the county as a site for one of the Category 4 mini-casinos. "We got a response from John Culetsu, executive vice president and general manager of Mount Airy on Jan.

Owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Detroit billionaire was active in getting casino gambling legalized in 2009. Still, the Cincinnati casino lagged all its Ohio peers with Jack in Cleveland and Hollywood casinos in Columbus and Toledo generating more gambling dollars. Collectively, casinos in Ohio ...
Resorts World Catskills is the fourth state-approved casino to open since December 2016. There are three other commercial, non-Indian casinos in New York: del Lago Resort & Casino in Tyre, Seneca County; Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady; and Tioga Downs Casino in Nichols, Tioga County.
"casinos are unusual environments because of the amount of smoking that takes place 24/7 over long periods of time," he said. "Over years of smoking, layers of smoke residue stick to surfaces and penetrate deep into materials. If you work at a casino that allows smoking or are a guest, you already know ...
police believe Denita Hedden went to a St. Louis area casino on the day she disappeared. Credit: Major Case Squad. police believe Denita Hedden went to a St. Louis area casino on the day she disappeared. Credit: Major Case Squad. Police believe Denita Hedden went to a St. Louis area casino on the ...
Manila (Reuters) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered a halt on the entry and creation of new casinos to prevent an oversupply in one of Asia's ... Pagcor operates dozens of casinos in The Philippines, with 526 tables and 10,461 machines and there are nine huge private casino complexes ...
The state's second-largest casino, Live! Casino at Arundel Mills slipped a bit from a year ago, with $43.5 million in gaming revenue, down 1 percent. The third-largest casino, Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino had $20.1 million in January revenue, down 0.7 percent from a year earlier. Ocean Downs Casino ...
Cleveland, Ohio -- A Brooklyn man is accused of selling drugs inside Jack Casino in downtown Cleveland. Desmond Smith, 27, is charged with fourth-degree drug trafficking in the incident that was captured on casino surveillance at about 5 a.m. Friday, court and police records say. His bond was set at ...
Two people were arrested after authorities say they tried to kill a man Tuesday night outside Colusa Casino. Colusa County Sheriff's Office detectives responded to the casino about 8:50 p.m. after reports of an adult male who had suffered a gunshot wound, according to a Colusa County Sheriff's Office ...
THOMPSON - Signs, signs, everywhere the signs. Former Town of Thompson Supervisor Tony Cellini remembers them well. He first spotted all the "casinos mean jobs" billboards, buttons and bumper stickers along Route 42 in 1963, driving his new Corvette Stingray from Port Jervis as he moved to ...
The casino employs than 1,000 workers. On Wednesday, tribal officials marked the end of its management contract with MPM Enterprises, a joint venture owned by an affiliate of Station casinos, Inc. and a group of Mount Pleasant-based investors. Federal law requires tribal casinos to remove all private ...
A Catskills casino promoted as economic boost to the old resort area is opening an increasingly competitive regional market. ... billion resort complex will feature a hotel, a golf course and the fourth of four Las Vegas-style upstate casinos opening under a voter-approved amendment to the state Constitution.

As the chief architect of modern Las Vegas, and a visionary who didn't understand the meaning of subdued, Steve Wynn spent more than three decades luring visitors to the Strip with his opulent hotels, fantasy-filled casinos, fine dining experiences and luxe shopping. But now, the question on everyone's ...
What we need to show is that the free port can be an investment jewel in Southeast and East Asia." Locals in Sta. Ana, Cagayan often jokes they can hear the roosters crows from Taiwan because of the town's geographical closeness with Taipei. Sta. Ana hosts several casinos that are operated by Chinese ...
Pittsburg -- Two Joplin residents were arrested on drug charges in the Kansas Crossing Casino parking lot Tuesday. John Eric Tullis, 32, and Sarah Elizabeth Burton, 27, were arrested by the Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission, assisted by the Pittsburg police Department. The two were taken in ...
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- It was past midnight last summer when former U.S. soldier Elliot Montalvan unexpectedly drew on his army combat training at a casino in the small Bavarian town of Heidingsfeld. A 48-year-old masked, armed man entered the gambling hall where Montalvan was working.
The township is currently among a list of 38 York County Municipalities that voted no dice to casinos. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board gave Municipalities that option once the state announced it had 10 new mini-casino licenses available. Marchant said the township is interested in amending ...
Two men are in the Yellowstone County Detention Facility following an armed robbery late Monday night. According to Billings police Lt. Neil Lawrence, officers were dispatched to Dotty's Casino at 4010 Montana sapphire Drive just before midnight. Lawrence states that one man had entered the casino at ...
In 2000, the St. Regis Mohawk Indian tribe was one federal approval away from a final OK to open a casino at Monticello Raceway, a casino that would have been the closest of any to New York City. Trump was not pleased because it would have been competition for his Atlantic City casinos. So Trump ...
But the bill's sponsors, from the Bridgeport and New Haven delegations in the General Assembly, say the goal is to set up a fair and open contest for a commercial casino that favors no one. They say the steps outlined in the bill conform with industry standards for licensing commercial casinos in all other ...
The state law establishing mini-casinos gave Municipalities until Dec. 31 to opt out of hosting a mini-casino. More than 1,000 Municipalities declined to host a mini-casino. Pennsylvania has more than 2,500 Municipalities. Six Municipalities in Franklin County - Chambersburg, Orrstown and the townships ...
Del Lago marks the anniversary as it faces questions about the long-term viability of casinos in upstate New York. Moody's investor Services released a report last month that declared the casino has a "negative outlook." Moody's also downgraded key indicators, including the corporate family and probability ...
VICI Properties Inc. (OTCPK:VICI) owns a portfolio of real estate assets that supports the casino operations and golf courses of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR). The portfolio totals 36 million square feet and consists of 16 casinos with hotels, four golf courses, two horseracing tracks, and one standalone ...
Though Mercer County hasn't been bid for yet, Seitz said the bidding process is hard to predict due to the casino owners' business plans. "Every one of the 10 major casinos in Pennsylvania has their own strategic plan, so why did the first company go after York County and the second after Westmoreland ...
Frankfort, KY. -- Gov. Matt Bevin's proposed 2018-20 state budget starkly illustrates Kentucky's desperate need for more revenues and state lawmakers must take a close look at the option of legalizing casinos. That's the pitch supporters of legalizing casino gambling made Thursday at a press ...
The tribes say they are fully complying with state law and the federal Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, which allows federally recognized tribes to operate casinos on their reservations or lands held in trust by the federal government. The casino they want to open is technically a commercial project that would ...
Boston -- The Massachusetts Gaming Commission, stunned by allegations that the casino mogul Stephen Wynn had engaged in decades of sexual misconduct, vowed Wednesday to conduct an investigation into Mr. Wynn, who is in the midst of building a $2.4 billion luxury casino resort outside Boston.
St. Louis County, MO. - A 6-year-old boy and 9-year-old girl were left alone in a parked car outside River City Casino while the adult who left them there went inside to gamble. According to a spokesperson for the St. Louis County police Department, the incident unfolded Monday night around 7:30 p.m..
A 29-year-old Utah man has been convicted of assaulting a police officer at a Nevada casino on the state line along Interstate 80. The Elko ... say he pushed and kicked the officers when they tried to wrestle him into a patrol car after responding to a call at the Wendover Nugget Hotel and Casino last May.
PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- A passenger aboard the casino shuttle boat that caught fire in Port Richey earlier this month is suing the company that operates the boat for more than $15,000. On Sunday, January 14, a shuttle boat operated by Tropical Breeze Casino Cruz, was transporting 50 people to a casino ...
Four months after the massacre in Las Vegas, state officials have created a task force to spur oversight of casino emergency response throughout Nevada. Jan. ... The newspaper reported last month state officials have been LAX in forcing casinos to comply with a 2003 law that requires resorts to file the ...
WASHINGTON -- The United States is declaring the Zhao Wei network that operates a casino in Laos to be a transnational criminal organization. The Treasury Department imposed sanctions Tuesday on four individuals and three companies across Laos, Thailand and Hong Kong, freezing any U.S. assets ...
Macau's regulator said the government of the specially administered Chinese region was concerned the casino gaming concessionaires' major shareholders, directors and principal employees in casinos might not be qualified to operate there. "Relevant regulations will be strictly enforced," it said.
Atlantic City, New Jersey, tries to put years of casino closings, job losses behind it; new Hard Rock, Ocean Resort casinos will add thousands of jobs. ... ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Thousands of Atlantic City casino jobs lost during a brutal three-year stretch when five casinos shut down are coming back.
Aside from the question of a specific location, other uncertainties arise because the size of the new facility is unusual by casino standards. Most of the state's full-sized casinos have 2,000 or more slot machines and 75 or more tables for games such as blackjack, roulette and craps. Many include buffets and ...
Unfortunately -- and perplexingly -- many casinos do not have a one-to-one correspondence between built-in cupholders and seats, which confuses everybody. You may encounter ten seats with nine cupholders, or nine seats with ten cupholders. In those cases, ignore the cupholders and in your mind's ...
Steve Wynn, the Las Vegas hotel and casino mogul, is continuing to deal with the aftermath from last week when a Wall Street Journal article detailed a pattern of sexual misconduct dating back decades. NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Las Vegas Review-Journal reporter Rick Velotta about the latest ...
The Ocean Resort Casino, which formerly operated as Revel, and the Hard Rock casino, which is the former Trump Taj Mahal, have both applied for licenses to ... Online gambling brought in $245 million last year in New Jersey, more than 9 percent of the total revenue won by Atlantic City casinos, and an ...
Several Southern California casinos will be showing Super Bowl LII on Sunday, Feb. 4, including Kelsey's at Pechanga Resort & Casino, shown here. ... Party at one of these Southern California casinos instead when the Philadelphia Eagles take on the New England Patriots for Super Bowl LII on Sunday, ...
A Wynn casino and hotel project set to open in Boston in 2019 has drawn the scrutiny of regulators following a Wall Street Journal story that detailed sexual misconduct allegations against founder and CEO Steve Wynn. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission said it is reviewing a license it issued for a ...
More recently, she became a member of the leadership council for the Casino Road Initiative, which is managing a $700,000 grant under the oversight of the Community Foundation of Snohomish County. The initiative just announced its first big project: a dramatic shift in the use of space at the children's ...
Some have complained the Shawnee Tribe has no historical ties to the proposed site of Golden Mesa Casino near Guymon, 366 miles west of tribal headquarters in Miami, Oklahoma. Historically, the government has required Oklahoma-based tribes to build casinos within their tribal jurisdictions. Congress ...
Revenue at the Coast casinos was lagging behind 2016 levels on Aug. 1, the 25th anniversary of the first casino opening in South Mississippi, yet the industry pulled out a winning hand by year's end. Even with hurricane Nate closing the casinos in October on one of the busiest weekends of the year, ...
Some experts in the industry said a casino brewing its own craft beer is pretty unique. Steve Bourie, writer and editor of the American Casino Guide, said that while he knows of a handful of casinos that brew their own beer, Downstream's operation is a rarity among American Indian-owned casinos.
An artist's rendering of a proposed Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun casino to be built in East Windsor. Photo: Contributed Photo. Image 2 of 13. Conceptual rendering of MGM Bridgeport Resort Casino & Entertainment District. Conceptual rendering of MGM Bridgeport Resort Casino & Entertainment District.


 

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