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NightSide – Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chair Steve Crosby

BOSTON (CBS) – After a heated debate, the ballot question that would have repealed the casino law in Massachusetts was ultimately defeated.  So now that the state has a green light on casino development, where […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/11/2014

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Plainville Casino To Pilot Bet-Limiting System

The voluntary “play management” system would allow gamblers to set a dollar amount they intend to spend during a single session, day or month.

12/09/2014

Governor-elect Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Challenges Loom As Charlie Baker Prepares To Take Office

With a month to go before he’s sworn in as Massachusetts’ 72nd governor, Republican Charlie Baker is facing an array of challenges.

12/07/2014

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Casinos Push Back Against Proposed Mass. Gambling Limits

In a rarely used strategy to address gambling addiction, Massachusetts regulators may require casinos to reward their customers for voluntarily setting limits on how much time and money they spend at slot machines.

11/20/2014

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Gambling Cash To Start Flowing To Mass. Communities

Gambling money will begin flowing into local government coffers in earnest now that the state’s casino law survived an Election Day repeal effort

11/18/2014

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MGM Pays $85M Mass. Casino License Fee

MGM Resorts International has paid Massachusetts a required $85 million gambling licensing fee for its $800 million Springfield resort casino on Monday, state gambling regulators announced.

11/17/2014

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Thieves Swipe Gambling Chips From Mohegan Sun

Tribal police at the Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut are searching for two men who made off with thousands of dollars worth of gambling chips.

11/16/2014

Hash House A Go-Go in Mohegan Sun (WBZ-TV)

Phantom Gourmet: Hot Spots At Connecticut Casinos

Some great restaurants are bound to appear along with the casinos that voters approved on Tuesday. Dan Andelman of the Phantom Gourmet has a tour of what could be coming soon.

myTV38–11/07/2014

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New WBZ-TV-UMass Amherst Poll Shows Coakley, Baker In Dead Heat

A new WBZ/UMass Amherst poll shows the 2014 race for governor is locked in a dead heat.

10/31/2014

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Ballot Question 3: Ban Casinos In Massachusetts?

Massachusetts voters will have the chance to give a thumbs up or down on casinos in the Commonwealth on November 4.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/23/2014

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