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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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Pennsylvania Gaming Up, State Moves Into Second Place Behind Nevada

Forget the economy — Pennsylvanians are playing the slots at record numbers, making 2012 the best year ever with nearly $2.5 billion in slots revenue.

01/04/2013

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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

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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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Rivers Casino Facing Fines Over Slot Machine Mistakes

The Rivers Casino is facing fines after some mistakes with its slot machines.

06/21/2011

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Payouts Down In Casinos Across Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Casinos across Pennsylvania are issuing fewer payouts. Since the advent of live table games in the state, more gamblers are moving to poker, blackjack and the like. When it comes to slots, […]

02/25/2011

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Pintek: Citizens Have Right To Gamble

PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — On the heels of a “60 Minutes” interview in which Governor Ed Rendell lashed out at Lesley Stahl for questioning the effects of legalized gambling, Mike Pintek talked with Les […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/11/2011

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