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11 Firms In Running For Mass. Gambling Facilities

The late entries included one surprise — a company affiliated with the principals of Baltimore-based Cornish Companies, which had not publicly expressed interest in the state before Tuesday.

01/15/2013

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Resort Casinos A Long Way Off In Mass.

Some gaming experts can’t understand why Massachusetts is moving so slowly to approve casino licenses. Meanwhile, competition is increasing in neighboring states.

01/08/2013

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PA Casino Developer Submits Application For License In Springfield

Penn National Gaming said in a statement Friday it had submitted a non-refundable, $400,000 application fee to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission that was required by Jan. 15 for the company to be considered for a casino license.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/15/2012

Steve Wynn (MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)

Steve Wynn Eyes Everett As Possible Casino Site

Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn may be placing a new bet on gambling in Massachusetts.

11/26/2012

Rep. John Tierney and challenger Richard Tisei

Tisei Wants No Holds Barred In Debates With Tierney

There will be several debates coming up between incumbent Democratic Congressman John Tierney and Republican challenger Richard Tisei, and the issue of Tierney’s wife being sent to prison briefly on gambling charges will most likely come up.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/22/2012

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Springfield Mayor To Hear Casino Proposals On Monday

Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno is set to meet with representatives of several companies interested in putting a casino in the state’s third-largest city.

08/25/2012

WBZ

Slot Revenues Are Down Again At Foxwoods

The Mashantucket tribe reports slot revenues of $51 million, a decline of nearly 16 percent from July of last year.

08/15/2012

American Legion in Berkley, MA.

I-Team: State To Punish American Legion Over Illegal Gambling

The I-Team went undercover and found illegal gambling at American Legion Post 121 in Berkley.

07/24/2012

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Is China’s Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?

Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.

07/20/2012

Patrice Tierney and her husband Rep. John Tierney.

Tierney Addresses Family Gambling Accusations

Rep. John Tierney said his two brothers-in-law were attempting to “blame anyone but themselves” for their legal problems, and he maintained that he had done nothing dishonest.

07/03/2012

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