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  • Baltimore casino scheduled to open

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Horseshoe Casino Baltimore is scheduled to open, marking a new milestone in Maryland’s development of casino gambling. The casino set to open Tuesday is the fifth and last of the five casinos initially planned when lawmakers approved slot machine gambling in a 2007 special session, a plan later approved by voters…

  • Prince George’s Co. Council OKs casino plan

    Prince George\’s County officials voted 8-1 to approve the building plan for a $925 million casino near the nation\’s capital.

  • MGM picks Baltimore contractor for National Harbor

    OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — MGM Resorts has chosen a Baltimore-based contractor to build its new casino resort at National Harbor in Prince George’s County. MGM announced Tuesday that it has chosen Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. as the lead contractor to oversee construction. The contractor will oversee the $1 billion project with dozens of subcontractors and…

  • Pr. George’s speeds up application process as work starts at casino

    Heavy construction equipment is on the way to a 23-acre parcel of land near the National Harbor as work will begin shortly on the $925-million luxury gambling resort.

  • 4-yr-old girl left in casino garage for 8.5 hours

    Anne Arundel police released new details about the case of a young girl who was left alone in the parking garage at Maryland Live! Casino earlier this week.

  • Penn National ups the ante in fight for Prince George’s County casino license

    Pennsylvania based Penn National is one of three companies vying for one lucrative casino license up for grabs in Prince George\’s County.

  • Parx owner buys land for Prince George’s casino

    Greenwood Racing Inc., one of three firms vying to build a
    casino in Prince George\’s County, has paid $1.2 million for the
    site of its planned casino-resort in Fort Washington while it
    awaits a ruling by Maryland casino regulators.

  • Bowie man charged with robbing woman at casino

    A Bowie man was arrested in connection with a Sunday morning armed robbery at the Maryland Live! Casino in Hanover.

  • The sound of winning can fool you

    Maryland casinos generated $66 million last month and the amount of cash dropped there may have to do with your ears.

  • Casino developer seeks to calm safety fears

    As two more casino proposals for Prince George\’s County came in before Friday\’s deadline, bringing the total to three, one developer is already seeking to soothe residents\’ fears about security.

  • Proposed casino would create ‘landmark’ along the Beltway

    Developers say a proposed casino and resort at National Harbor would create a striking new landmark along the Capital Beltway.

  • Maryland Live! launches table games (VIDEO)

    Thousands of people turned out to be the first players at the Maryland Live! casino\’s new 122 gaming tables.

  • Prince George’s to release request for casino plans

    Maryland will take the next step towards
    opening a
    casino in Prince George\’s County this week when
    the Video Lottery Facility Location Commission
    releases a request for detailed plans from all
    companies hoping to win the license.

  • Groups spent $35 per voter on Maryland casino ads

    For months, voters were bombarded by campaign ads for everything from the presidential and congressional races, to local ballot questions. In the end, outside groups spent enough on ads to buy each voter a nice dinner.

  • After Question 7, does D.C. need a casino?

    Following the approval of Question 7 in Maryland
    that allows an
    $800 million luxury casino to likely be built at
    National Harbor,
    District officials and business have been
    wondering if they needed
    to start pursuing a casino of their own.