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  1. Failed Lawrence County racetrack deal built around investment-for-green-card exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Post-gazette.com

    That was the financing vehicle of choice for the star-crossed Lawrence Downs Casino and Racing Resort, a proposed $225 million track near New Castle, Lawrence County. Plans to build that track blew up on Monday when the two development partners, Philadelphia investment group Endeka Entertainment and U.S. casino giant Penn National Gaming, sued each other.

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  2. UFC 189 World Tour Embedded Episode 9Read the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Fighters.com

    The UFC has started a two week tour to promote UFC 189: Aldo Vs McGregor, and you can watch the latest episode of Embedded right here on Fighters.com. UFC 189 might turn out to be the card of the year and the UFC wants to capture the real disdain between current Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo and number one contender Conor McGregor.

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  3. Youth in Barbados and Eastern Caribbean to be trained in Animation &...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bajan Reporter

    ... to have reached USD222.8Bn globally, with animation-related derivatives having exceeded $500 bn. Together with the gaming industry, this industry is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of approximately 13% in the near-medium term, with ...

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  4. Casinos accused of shortchangingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Toledo Blade

    ... West Chester) said. "This month, March, 2015, Ohio casinos and racinos have surpassed $500 million in promotional gaming credits. A half a billion dollars has been given out in the short time that we've had gaming in the state of Ohio as promotional ...

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  5. AP's Run to the Roses: Mubtaahij No. 8; Dortmund still No. 1Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    A horse owned by a Sheikh, trained by a South African, ridden by a Frenchman and bred by Dunmore Stud in Ireland is headed to the Kentucky Derby. His name: Mubtaahij.

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  6. Imagine Dragons playing a Las Vegas festival would be a BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Imagine Dragons, from left, Wayne Sermon, Dan Reynolds, Daniel Platzman and Ben McKee, attend Vegas Magazine's party Monday, March 30, 2015, at the Four Seasons. Imagine Dragons, from left, Daniel Platzman, Wayne Sermon, Dan Reynolds and Ben McKee, attend Vegas Magazine's party Monday, March 30, 2015, at the Four Seasons.

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  7. UAW membership tops 400,000 for the first time since 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... of Labor. Last week, UAW President Dennis Williams said the union now represents more than 10,000 workers in the gaming industry and 25,000 higher education workers. "As the UAW grows, our members are better able to take care of their families and ...

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  8. Peace And War Lukewarm 3-1 Favorite Vs. Six Foes In $500,000 Central Bank AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    LEXINGTON, KY Qatar Racing's Peace and War was made a lukewarm 3-1 morning-line favorite in a well-matched field of seven entered Tuesday for the 78th running of the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland for 3-year-old fillies going 1 1/16 miles over the main track Saturday. The race offers 170 points toward qualification to the 141st running of the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks with 100 points going to the winner, a total that would ensure a spot in the Churchill Downs starting gate in a field limited to the top 14 point earners.

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  9. Egosnattitudes, Political Foe score in prelimsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | HarnesRacing

    Egosnattitudes and Political Foe scored $20,000 victories to complete second leg preliminaries for 3-year-old male trotters in Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund action at Dover Downs Tuesday. Racing took place on a track which turned sloppy late in the Tuesday card.

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  10. Lawrence County commissioners say casino project is not deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Following Penn National Gaming's announcement that it would withdraw from a proposed casino project, Lawrence County Commissioners are remaining optimistic that the project is not dead. Penn National was partnering with Endeka Entertainment to build a $250 million gaming facility to be called Lawrence Downs Casino and Racing Resort.

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  11. Fundraiser still running with a new venueRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | This Week Community News

    The Grove City Lions Club's 2015 Spring Craft Beer Fest is set for 2 to 6 p.m. April 25 at Scioto Downs Racino, 6000 S. High St. in Columbus. Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the event.

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  12. Imagine Dragons playing a Las Vegas festival would be ... BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Members of Imagine Dragons, from left, Wayne Sermon, Dan Reynolds, Daniel Platzman, and Ben McKee on hand for the magazine's cover-story party at Four Seasons in Las Vegas on Monday, March 30 2015. Members of Imagine Dragons, from left, Daniel Platzman, Wayne Sermon, Dan Reynolds and Ben McKee are pose with the Vegas magazine cover story written by John Katsilometes.

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  13. Gambling? Connecticut Needs A Better PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    ... Nowhere is the lack of planning more evident than in the state's seeming willingness to allow the expansion of casino gaming. Is something so wrong with the current casinos' business model that a drastic change is required? Is Connecticut now so ...

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  14. Does a 6.6% sales tax require minting a Pa. sixpence?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed increase in the state sales tax rate will require store clerks to break out the calculator and do some rounding, Acting Revenue Secretary Eileen McNulty says. Gov. Tom Wolf's 2015-16 budget proposes to raise the state's 6 percent sales tax to 6.6 percent, but isn't it really raising the rate to 7 percent? How do you make change for less than a penny? "Do we create a Pennsylvania sixpence?" Sen. Lisa Baker, R-Luzerne County, asked Acting Revenue Secretary Eileen McNulty on Tuesday at a Senate budget hearing that touched on a myriad of topics, including possible new places to buy Pennsylvania Lottery tickets.

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  15. Ohio lawmakers want to cut casino tax breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... a half million dollars has been given away so far. But in a written statement, Eric Schippers, with Penn National Gaming says Coley's proposal is ill-conceived, misguided and could end up reducing state income from gambling even more in the long ...

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  16. Scientific Games to provide 5,000 video lottery terminals to GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Las Vegas-based Scientific Games Corp. said Tuesday it signed a deal with the company that manages the lottery in Greece and will provide 5,000 slot machinelike video lottery terminals to the country's gaming market.

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  17. UAW membership tops 400,000 for first time since 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... of Labor. Last week, UAW President Dennis Williams said the union now represents more than 10,000 workers in the gaming industry and 25,000 higher education workers. "As the UAW grows our members are better able to take care of their families and ...

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  18. Ohio's casinos and racinos aren't delivering promised...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Sen. Bill Coley, a Republican from Butler County, discusses legislation he plans to introduce in the next week or two that would limit casinos and racinos from deducting the value of promotional gaming credits from their overall revenues. The deductions, Coley argues, are costing Ohio tax revenue.

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  19. Alamos Reports Mineral Reserves and Resources for the Year-Ended 2014 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Alamos Gold Inc. today reported its updated mineral reserves and resources as of December 31, 2014. For a detailed summary of mineral reserves and resources by project, refer to the table below.

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  20. Vermont populist rallies Las Vegas union members to take on 'billionare class'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, an independent populist who may challenge Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, said Tuesday in Las Vegas that if he runs it will be to take on "the billionaire class" that's getting richer while America's middle class is in decline, with more people living in poverty. "Not only are we not winning the fight, we are losing the fight," the Vermont senator said in a fist-pumping speech at a packed Culinary Local 226 union hall where workers cheered him on.

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