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MetLife Stadium at the Meadowlands as seen from Chopper 880 - East Rutherford, NJ (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Weinberg Proposes Temporary Meadowlands Casino For Super Bowl XLVIII

Super Bowl XLVIII is still nearly a year and a half away, but plans are well underway for the event.

07/25/2012

The interior of the seal of the Shinnecock Indian Nation

Shinnecocks Target New Location For Long Island Casino

It’s a 100-acre, uncleared location off exit 66 of the Long Island Expressway in Yaphank.

03/19/2012

Coney Island - Brooklyn, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Markowitz In Favor Of Push For Coney Island Casino

If Gov. Andrew Cuomo succeeds in making table gambling legal in New York, where do you think casinos will crop up? Some are betting on Coney Island.

01/10/2012

Tourists depart a casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Rules Against Ban On Atlantic City Police Patrols In Casino Garages

Deputy Police Chief Ernest Jubilee had assured the public of a police presence in the garages after a carjacking in September left a tourist dead and a friend seriously injured.

01/06/2012

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo Says He Supports Casino Gaming In New York City

Cuomo said that if the Legislature took the necessary steps, he’d spend a year working out the details of a casino plan before attempting a voter referendum on it in 2013.

12/26/2011

Generic Casino File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Cheaper Chips Coming To Atlantic City Casinos

New Jersey casino regulators have approved gambling chips worth just 25 and 50 cents apiece, instead of the $1 or higher chips commonly used at the casinos.

12/16/2011

The interior of the seal of the Shinnecock Indian Nation

Vote To Be Held On Future Of Shinnecock Indian Nation

Some factions within the Shinnecock Indian Nation feel the tribe is giving away too much to its developer and financial partner in its plan to build casinos.

12/14/2011

New Aqueduct "Racino" (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Aqueduct Casino Nearly Complete As Second Gaming Floor Gets Finishing Touches

It opened in late October and has proven to be very popular, with over 20,000 visitors on the weekends.

12/12/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks - Albany, NY - Oct 17, 2011 (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Cuomo Economic Plan Includes Expanding Gambling, Tax Credits

Cuomo calls for “comprehensive reform of our tax code” to promote investment in jobs in New York. He doesn’t mention raising taxes or adjusting the tax code to raise taxes for wealthier New Yorkers.

12/04/2011

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Casino Workers Union, Trump Entertainment Resorts, Reach Tentative Deal

Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union agreed Thursday to a three-year pact with Trump Entertainment Resorts. The company owns the Taj Mahal Casino Resort and Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino.

11/17/2011

People walk along the boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Atlantic City Wants $38.5M Loan To Cover Property Tax Appeals

The Atlantic City Council must get approval from the state Community Affairs Department’s Local Finance Board in order to borrow the money.

11/03/2011

Belmont Park - Elmont, NY (file / credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Latest Idea For Nassau Coliseum: Relocation To Belmont Park

The task force assigned to figure out how to plan a future for the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum fell apart last week.

10/05/2011

Casino (file/credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Poll: New Yorkers Want To Gamble On Casinos

According to a new Quinnipiac University poll, 56 percent of registered voters backed the creation of casinos “similar to those in Atlantic City and Las Vegas.”

09/21/2011

Gamblers play slot machines at a casino. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Says Time Has Come For Cash-Strapped N.Y. To Consider Casino Gambling

Governor Andrew Cuomo may just be ready to become a “gamblin’ man.” Cuomo has dropped his poker face and is actively considering legalizing casino gambling.

08/10/2011

Casino (file/credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

New Yorkers’ Travel Guide To Casinos

Sure, you can have fun with scratch-off lottery tickets and off-track betting — even occasional church bingo or raffles sorta make do — but the thrilling action of a casino’s table games and the unending music of paying slots just aren’t part of the Big Apple’s scene.

08/04/2011

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