| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Maryland Live's August revenue spiked 64 percent compared with a year earlier, a nearly $21 million increase in a month that saw the debut of the casino's 52-table poker room, the state said Thursday.
The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency...
| Jul 11, 2013
Branford —- Chef Roy Ip lays a side of halibut the length of a pant leg on the counter and gently runs his powerful hands over the snowy flesh, probing for stray pin bones.
Suddenly, Ip leans in close, his nose less than inch from the fillet,...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:33 PM
New federally recognized Indian tribes in Connecticut — and the gambling casinos that can accompany them — may once again be on the horizon.
For descendants of the state's Native American tribal groups, the fight for coveted federal...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Connecticut, for the first time in 15 years, is collecting more money from the state lottery than from slot machines at the two Indian casinos.
Note to Massachusetts as it plans its first casinos in western Massachusetts and Greater Boston: Adjust...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 10:13 PM
PIERRE — The 900 slot machines now in play at Grand Falls Casino, just across the Iowa border from Sioux Falls, are hardly the only new competition lining up against the South Dakota Lottery, Deadwood casinos and reservation casinos....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Some gamblers don't know when to stop. Apparently, a Lawndale slot machine operator didn't either.
The L.A. County district attorney's office in Torrance charged a mini-market store owner last Thursday with the illegal possession of slot machines...
| Jul 30, 2013
With budget deliberations looming in Des Plaines, city officials have begun exploring ways to spend the nearly $9 million influx of casino tax revenue sitting in the city's coffers.
The three aldermanic members of the city's finance and administration...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Zynga Inc. is kicking the gambling habit.
The social gaming company had been trying to get into the online betting business as revenue from Facebook games weakens, but on Thursday Zynga said during its second-quarter earnings report that it would not...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 7:54 AM
At 12:01 a.m. this morning, employees of Gold Cross Ambulance Service represented by the Teamsters Local Union 542 went on strike. The move is the culmination of six months of failed negotiations, according to a Teamsters official.
“It is the hope...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Pat Fowler, executive director of the Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling (FCCG), has been honored for lifetime achievement and advocacy in the field of problem gambling.
She received her honor in front of more than 300 attendees at the National...
| Jul 3, 2013
In a shocking loss for individuals who thought they could count on gold to keep them safe, investment statements arriving in household mailboxes soon will show people the unthinkable.
In three months investors in gold have lost 23 percent. The loss is...