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Atlantic City seeks to recapture market share as Md. opens table games

The ads have been all over local television and radio: It’s Vegas in your backyard, they say, trying to create excitement for the missing link of Maryland’s fast-growing casino industry: live-action table games.

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Spirit plans new flights between BWI and Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Spirit Airlines has announced new budget flights between Las Vegas and the East Coast. The company says Wednesday that it will launch daily nonstop service April 25 between McCarran International Airport and Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. ...

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Cordish ready to take on Vegas, Atlantic City

As Kenny Rogers’ “The Gambler” played over the sound system at Maryland Live Casino, David S. Cordish strode front and center — an attractive 20-something woman on each arm and four more in tow — to tout the newfound national might of his gambling emporium.

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Home prices rose in July in 20 major U.S. cities

WASHINGTON — Home prices kept rising in July across the United States, buoyed by greater sales and fewer foreclosures. National home prices increased 1.2 percent in July, compared to the same month last year, according to the Standard & Poor’s/Case ...

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Solo Cup development foes seek records from councilwoman

A group opposed to rezoning a former industrial site in Owings Mills has filed a Maryland Public Information Act request seeking financial records and personal emails and text messages from Baltimore County Council Chairwoman Vicki Almond. Efforts by developer Greenberg ...

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MGM strikes agreement for casino near Washington

ANNAPOLIS — MGM Resorts International has struck an agreement to build a casino destination at the National Harbor waterfront complex near the nation’s capital. The proposed casino in suburban Maryland would include about 4,000 slot machines and 250 table games ...

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