Casinos

U.S. President Donald Trump, and first lady Melania Trump visit the Taj Mahal,the 17th century monument to love in Agra, India, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Associated Press
February 24, 2020 - 7:33 am
AHMEDABAD, India (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to India (all times local): 6 p.m. President Donald Trump, who once owned the former Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, took in breathtaking views of the real Taj Mahal Monday in India. As Trump walked from the...
Read More
August 24, 2019 - 11:02 am
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts' first Las Vegas-style casino is throwing itself a birthday bash with Aerosmith, New England Patriots cheerleaders and a five-tier cake. But one year after opening, MGM Springfield has underperformed and shed hundreds of jobs. Some business owners also say the promised...
Read More
Online sports betting is coming to a computer or tablet or smart phone near you.
Getty Images
Joe DeStio
May 29, 2019 - 12:25 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – Online sports betting is coming to a computer or tablet or smart phone near you. SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia is the first in Pennsylvania to come out with an app that allows betting on pro and college games. “We’re testing in Philadelphia for a casino there...
Read More
July 27, 2018 - 7:22 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's newest hotel and casino has canceled a Pat Benatar concert minutes before the show was to start. An "unforeseen technical issue" is blamed for the cancellation at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Thursday night. Benatar, Neil Giraldo and Rick...
Read More
© The News Journal-USA TODAY NETWORK
July 17, 2018 - 2:27 pm
HARRISBURG (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Nine of Pennsylvania’s 13 licensed casinos – including all of the casinos in the Philadelphia region and The Rivers Casino, are rolling the dice on internet gaming. Monday marked one deadline in the internet gaming application process. Gaming Control Board...
Read More
A U.S. Supreme Court decision striking down a federal ban on sports betting means Pennsylvania is about to get in the game.
Joe DeStio
May 14, 2018 - 3:02 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – A U.S. Supreme Court decision striking down a federal ban on sports betting means Pennsylvania is about to get in the game. The high court reversed a 1992 law that banned sports bets everywhere but the four states that had it before the ban went into effect...
Read More