| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Baltimore-based Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. has been chosen as general contractor to build Maryland's sixth casino at National Harbor, a nearly $1 billion project on the Potomac River expected to get under way in weeks and be completed in about two...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:06 PM
SPRINGFIELD — MGM Resorts International received the full blessing of Massachusetts gambling regulators Friday to build and operate an $800 million casino in the city's downtown.
An opening is planned for 2017 after about 30 months of construction....
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:11 PM
The owners of Maryland Live casino in Arundel Mills have started planning a roughly $200 million hotel and spa, betting on a successful pairing of hospitality and gambling that goes back to the early days of legalized casinos in Las Vegas and Atlantic...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:17 PM
A worker was killed in an accident at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Tuesday.
The unidentified victim fell from a third-story window of the MGM Grand Conference Center, Gordon Absher, vice president of public affairs for MGM Resorts International, said...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:16 PM
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to allow MGM Resorts International to build an $800 million casino in downtown Springfield if the company accepts a list of terms.
"The MGM proposal is a genuinely ambitious and unusual...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Tesla Motors may put the skids on Nevada's fledgling film program.
At least that's the fear among film industry supporters who are unhappy about a plan to finance a generous tax package for Tesla, partly at the expense of funds for film and TV...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Gambling regulators in Massachusetts are hoping to choose a winning casino proposal for Greater Boston and award a license by Sept. 12.
The two competing entries are Mohegan Sun Massachusetts' $1.3 billion plan for a resort casino at Suffolk Downs in...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:14 PM
MGM Resorts International and Tracinda Corp. have agreed to pay a total of $225,000 to settle lingering allegations that the two entities violated New Jersey gambling laws, according to documents filed earlier this month on the New Jersey Division of...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Tonight, Baltimore becomes a casino town. With the opening of the $442 million Horseshoe Casino Baltimore on Russell Street, the city enters an era of legalized slots, table games and poker that seemed impossible just a dozen years ago.
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Wynn Resorts "has the edge" over the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority in a contest for the sole license to operate a casino in Greater Boston, the chairman of Massachusetts Gaming Commission said at a hearing Monday.
The four commissioners agreed that the...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Two major gambling companies are competing for the biggest market in New England — Greater Boston — and Massachusetts regulators could award the region's sole casino license as early as this week.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission starts...