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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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Hanging With The Guys: Best Spots For Guys’ Night Out

A little planning, a designated driver and some back-to-basics Yinzer fun is within your reach for a great Pittsburgh guy’s night.

09/27/2011

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Meadows Breaks Ground On Expansion Project

The Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington County is continuing to grow. Officials broke ground today on the first phase of a $25 million expansion project that will include a new parking garage and multi-purpose room that can be used for concerts, meetings or wedding receptions.

07/21/2011

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Lawrence Co. Casino Project Back On Track

The Pennsylvania Harness Racing Commission has approved a new operator to take over a Lawrence County horse-racing track and casino project.

07/12/2011

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