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Casino and Gambling Industry

Casino and Gambling Industry
A collection of news and information related to Casino and Gambling Industry published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo KIRK MCKOY / LA TIMES)
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Top Casino and Gambling Industry Articles

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  • Harford elected officials have mixed reactions to Craig's casino proposal

    It wasn't exactly crickets chirping, but the response to Harford County Executive David Craig's casino proposal from other elected officials was not overly enthusiastic. Some wondered why Craig was suddenly supportive of gambling for Harford after...
  • Some gambling opponents focus fight on Prince George's

    Some gambling opponents are hoping to block a sixth casino from being built in Maryland by focusing their energy in one place: Prince George's County. The county is a key battleground because of a provision in the new gambling law that says the state can...
  • For casino companies, referendum's stakes are huge

    For the casino giants trying to persuade Marylanders to vote for or against more gambling here, the long-term stakes could be in the billions. Penn National Gaming's investment of $13 million for ads urging a "no" vote on Question 7 is pocket change...
  • Baltimore casino names general manager, avoids legal issue

    Baltimore's casino gained a leader and overcame an obstacle Tuesday. Chad Barnhill, an 18-year veteran of the gambling industry, was named general manager of Harrah's Baltimore at a news conference at the planned site of the casino on Russell Street near...
  • Relying on casino gambling for revenue is a risky bet

    With all the screaming and scandal and nonsense over a possible casino at National Harbor, has no one asked how many casinos we need here in Maryland ("Baltimore casino names manager," Sept. 26)? Once upon a time this nation produced products that...
  • Political Notebook: Del. Turner still no fan of gambling expansion

    Limiting expansion of state gambling facilities is a principle Columbia Democrat Del. Frank Turner has adhered to in his role as the chairman of the House subcommittee that vets gambling-related legislation. In his role as one of 11 members of the...
  • Baker: Prince George's casino would benefit the entire state

    Baker: Prince George's casino would benefit the entire state
    As a work group of state officials considers the wisdom of authorizing a new casino location in Prince George's County and expanding gaming facilities' offerings to include table games, we need to focus on maximizing the overall return for taxpayers. We...
  • Gambling expansion: Maryland's $223 million question

    Gambling expansion: Maryland's $223 million question
    On Monday, Gov.Martin O'Malleybegins a series of make-or-break meetings with local officials and legislative leaders to decide whether he can muster the support necessary to call a special legislative session this month to consider expanding Maryland's...
  • In Maryland, some casino foes become friends

    In Maryland, some casino foes become friends
    When a casino was proposed less than two miles from his neighborhood near Arundel Mills, David Jones spent weekends canvassing for petition signatures, chaired the No Slots at the Mall activist group and dedicated months to trying to kill the project....
  • MGM Resorts and National Harbor announce casino deal

    MGM Resorts and National Harbor announce casino deal
    The developers of National Harbor announced Friday they have reached an agreement with Las Vegas giant MGM Resorts International to develop a luxury casino at the proposed gambling site on the Potomac River. Under the agreement between the Peterson Cos....
  • MGM wants National Harbor casino — but only with lower tax rate

    MGM wants National Harbor casino — but only with lower tax rate
    MGM Resorts International says it would build a resort and casino at National Harbor near Washington if the state authorizes a site there — but only if Maryland lowers the tax rate on gambling revenue and allows table games. "We could not do it...
  • Judge halts Chesapeake Beach mini-casino

    Judge halts Chesapeake Beach mini-casino
    An Anne Arundel County judge pulled the plug Thursday on the gambling operation at a Chesapeake Beach bar, but said the Crooked I Sports Bar & Grill can try to restore its mini-casino when the case goes to trial. Judge Philip T. Caroom denied the Crooked...