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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

Timothy J. Rooney, Sr. speaks at the groundbreaking for the expansion of Empire City - Yonkers, NY - Jul 26, 2011 (credit: Catherine Cioffi / WCBS 880)

Ground Broken For Expansion Of Empire City Casino

As patrons streamed into the Empire City casino at Yonkers Raceway, golden shovels went into the dirt, breaking ground on a new $40 million expansion on Tuesday.

07/26/2011

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Atlantic City Preps Firefighting Plans For Revel Casino

Fighting a fire will rely on sprinkler systems and internal pipes, as well as scores of firefighters working from inside the building.

07/25/2011

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Seminole Tribe Seeks Permit To Build New Atlantic City Casino

The project would be the first of two new “boutique” casinos recently authorized by New Jersey regulators.

06/22/2011

Gaming machines are seen at Mohegan Sun - Unvasville, CT - Nov 20, 2002 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Mohegan Sun Set To Unveil New Gigantic Buffet

Mohegan Sun poured nearly $10 million into renovating their Seasons buffet restaurant.

06/20/2011

Generic Casino File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Commission Greenlights License For Building Smaller Atlantic City Casinos

The state Casino Control Commission on Wednesday approved a process for companies to apply for a license to build two new smaller casinos. One could have as few as 200 rooms, while the other would eventually have to expand to 500 rooms within five years.

06/15/2011

Donald Trump (credit: Gary Coronado/Palm Beach Post/AP)

Atlantic City Casino Trump Marina Becoming Golden Nugget AC

The Atlantic City casino that once bore Donald Trump’s name was changing hands Monday. The casino was being bought by Texas-based Landry’s Restaurants, which is renaming it the Golden Nugget Atlantic City.

05/23/2011

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