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Officials Charged As Part Of Video Gambling Ring

A city councilman, a police chief, a local Frank Sinatra impersonator and 13 other people have been charged in connection with an alleged video gambling ring operating near Pittsburgh.

09/05/2013

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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

Left: Joseph Kocott Jr. Right: Joseph Kocott Sr. (Photo Courtesy: Allegheny County District Attorney's Office)

Father, Son Accused Of Ripping Off Business, Gambling Money Away

Surrounded by family, 44-year-old Joseph Kocott and his 25-year-old son, Joe, surrendered to a magistrate in Penn Hills Wednesday morning.

08/28/2013

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Pete Rose Issues Apology Over Radio Interview Comments

It’s not often Pete Rose says he’s sorry, but baseball’s all-time hit king has done so in the wake of his candid comments regarding his banishment from baseball.

93-7 The Fan–08/13/2013

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Pete Rose: ‘I Should Have Picked Alcohol Or Beat Up My Wife’

When it comes to controversy, Pete Rose is all too familiar with it. Baseball’s all-time hits leader has been banned from the sport he drew his ‘Charlie Hustle’ name from since 1989 for betting on games while he was manager of the Cincinnati Reds.

08/12/2013

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Powerball Hits $425 Mil, Continues To Grow

The current Powerball Jackpot has reached $425 million and it’s expected to keep growing.

08/06/2013

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Lady Luck Casino Opens At Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

Pennsylvania’s newest casino opened today in Fayette County.

07/01/2013

The Meadows Celebrates 50 Years

They’ve been around for half a century!

06/28/2013

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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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Pa. Leads In Casino Tax Revenue, But Homeowners Find Little Relief

Pennsylvania may take in more casino tax dollars than Nevada, but have you seen your school property taxes go down as promised?

05/07/2013

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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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Lunch Ladies In Court, Accused Of Stealing $94K

Police say two local women who worked as lunch ladies stole from their school to gamble.

02/25/2013

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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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Greensburg Man Facing Money Laundering, Gambling Offenses

According to his tax records, he was barely able to make a living. But police say they found nearly $2 million stashed inside his house. John Caccamese wasn’t home when KDKA’s Trina Orlando went to his house in Greensburg on Friday.

02/01/2013

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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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