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Bill to expand gambling in Maryland gets Senate hearing

ANNAPOLIS — Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker and developers of National Harbor are urging lawmakers to approve a measure to expand gambling in Maryland. Baker testified before the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee on Wednesday. He says a high-end ...

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P.G. County Exec. Baker backs National Harbor casino idea

ANNAPOLIS — Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker’s administration outlined support Thursday to build a luxurious Las-Vegas-style casino on the Potomac River at National Harbor near the nation’s capital that would cost about $1 billion. A consultant hired by the ...

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Bill would OK table games and new casino site

ANNAPOLIS — A measure introduced in the Maryland Senate on Monday night would allow table games like blackjack at casinos and make it possible to build a casino in Prince George’s County. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Douglas J.J. Peters, ...

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Selection of Rocky Gap casino developer delayed

ANNAPOLIS — Delays in background investigations of would-be casino developers in Western Maryland will push back the state’s decision on a pair of applications to build a slots parlor at the Rocky Gap Lodge and Golf Resort. Stephen L. Martino, ...

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AC casino revenue up in Dec. for first time in more than 3 years

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Few things feel better in a gambler’s paradise than the end of a long losing streak. And that’s what Atlantic City has just experienced. Casinos in the nation’s second-largest gambling market posted a monthly revenue increase ...

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The Daily Record’s Top 20 stories of 2011

What were the biggest news stories of 2011? Race cars zooming around the Inner Harbor? Potential promised (new development in Owings Mills) or potential unrealized (development in East Baltimore, the future of horse racing in Maryland)? Maybe it can be ...

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