gambling

(Photo Credit: CBS)

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

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

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

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

(Photo: KDKA)

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

(Photo: KDKA)

Rivers Casino Facing Fines Over Slot Machine Mistakes

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

06/21/2011

(Photo: KDKA)

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

(Photo: KDKA)

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

Gambling concerns with table games opened

  On Thursday the Rivers Casino and the Meadows Racetrack welcomed the early bird gamblers at 6 a.m. when table games were officially licensed.  The Pennsylvania State legislature approved table games this year, four years […]

07/08/2010

previous