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Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos  (credit: Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images, FILE)

Skelos Confirms Proposal To Bring Casino Gambling To Long Island

New York State Senate Republican Leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) confirmed a proposal Tuesday to bring video slot machines to Long Island as part of negotiations to expand casinos.

05/21/2013

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly during a news conference Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II))

NYPD Officers Arrested In Connection With Gun Smuggling Take Down

“A gang of police officers who should have been keeping guns off the street — instead smuggled 20 firearms into the city,” U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said at a news conference today.

10/25/2011

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DiNapoli Approves Aqueduct Slots Contract

More than 1,000 video slot machines may soon be whirring at Aqueduct race track now that a contract for Genting New York LLC has gotten final approval.

09/13/2010

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Lottery Officials Back Aqueduct ‘Racino’ Operator

The state Lottery Division on Tuesday recommended a Malaysia-based company to build and operate video slot machines at New York City’s Aqueduct racetrack, a gambling operation expected to spin off hundreds of millions of dollars a year to the cash-strapped state and its horse racing industry.

CBS New York–08/03/2010

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Lottery Officials Back Aqueduct 'Racino' Operator

The state Lottery Division on Tuesday recommended a Malaysia-based company to build and operate video slot machines at New York City’s Aqueduct racetrack, a gambling operation expected to spin off hundreds of millions of dollars a year to the cash-strapped state and its horse racing industry.

CBS New York–08/03/2010