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AP Source: Rice Video Was Addressed To NFL Security Chief

The video of Ray Rice punching his fiancée inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league security chief Jeffrey Miller in April, a law enforcement official says.

09/25/2014

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NFL: Former FBI Director To Probe Rice Case, Rooney & Mara To Oversee Investigation

The NFL says former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III will conduct a probe into how the NFL handled evidence as it investigated domestic violence claims against former Ravens running back Ray Rice.

09/10/2014

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Source Says Ray Rice Video Sent To NFL Three Months Ago

A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn’t see the violent images until this week.

09/10/2014

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Mom Leaves Boy In Car At Rivers Casino, Redeems $10 Slot Voucher, Gets Arrested

A local mother is facing charges after allegedly leaving her son alone in the car while she went to the Rivers Casino Tuesday night.

08/06/2014

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Ex-Steeler Merriweather Sues Meadows Casino

Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Mike Merriweather has filed a federal lawsuit claiming he was fired from his promotions job with a western Pennsylvania casino because of perceptions about his race.

12/26/2013

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Casino Convention Unveils New Games, New Ways To Win Jackpot

A convention is underway in Las Vegas to show people the new games and new ways to win the jackpot.

09/25/2013

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Lady Luck Casino Laying Off 15% Of Employees

Pennsylvania’s newest casino is laying off 15 percent of its 450 employees, citing “slower than expected” business since the resort casino opened two months ago.

09/10/2013

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New Poker Room Unveiled At Meadows Racetrack

They were chomping at the bit today at the Meadows race track and casino, as the new poker room was unveiled.

08/30/2013

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Caregiver Charged After Taking $30K From Disabled Couple

A caregiver was in custody on charges she stole more than $30,000 from a disabled Pittsburgh-area couple and used the money to gamble at casinos, and changed their life insurance to make herself the beneficiary.

08/22/2013

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Nemacolin’s Lady Luck Casino To Be Open To All — For A Fee

Nemacolin, the luxurious mountain resort in the Laurel Highlands, where chandeliers and glitz make you feel like royalty, is now completing construction of the region’s first resort casino — the Lady Luck Casino to open in July.

05/21/2013

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Five Years In: Are Casinos Causing A Spike In Problem Gambling?

When slots came to Pennsylvania, people who were against it said it would be about five years until we would really see the negative effects.

05/16/2013

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Casino Dealer Fined $75K for $200 Theft

Dealers at the Rivers and other casinos are under constant surveillance — and last year, then 26-year-old Mathew Eisenberg was caught skimming $200 from patrons.

04/08/2013

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Gambling Addicts Turn To Theft For Money

Local residents are being drawn to the tables and slot machines at the casinos to fill their need to gamble.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/26/2013

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Nemacolin’s Lady Luck Casino Gets Thumbs Up For Table Games

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort got the news it wanted to hear from Harrisburg on Wednesday: It will be allowed to have table games at the casino it plans to open this summer.

02/20/2013

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Lunch Ladies Accused Of Stealing $93,000, Gambling It At Casino

Two former cafeteria workers have been charged with stealing more than $93-thousand dollars from their school, and gambling it at a casino.

KDKA-TV–01/31/2013

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