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Casino mogul says even wealthy deserve justice

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LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Casino tycoon and GOP super donor Sheldon Adelson delivered a business lesson on Monday during testimony in a multimillion dollar breach of contract case.

Wrapping up three days on the witness stand, Adelson told an attentive jury how he had built his $6.5 billion empire in the Chinese gambling enclave of...

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and city manager are close on downtown casino development | Daily Brew

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and city manager are close on downtown casino development | Daily BrewMGM's proposal for a huge casino complex in Toronto.

The possibility of a downtown Toronto casino took a more concrete form on Monday when the city’s manager released a report recommending a size limit and profit expectations for the controversial project.

And while Joe Pennachetti’s report wasn’t exactly a rallying call to support a casino, whi...

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City report calls for restrictions on casino

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A Toronto city report recommends that any casino built in downtown Toronto must include more convention and retail space than originally envisioned by the province.

The long-awaited report released Monday by city manager Joe Pennachetti takes no hard position for or against a casino in Toronto, but says the city should impose certain conditions...

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Casino mogul testimony resumes in Vegas lawsuit

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LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Casino mogul and GOP mega-donor Sheldon Adelson is back on the witness stand in Las Vegas for what is expected to be his final day of testimony in a breach of contract suit.

Under cross-examination by his attorneys, the 79-year-old multibillionaire was explaining on Monday why he thinks a Hong Kong businessman...

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Casino mogul testifies at trial about his success

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LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Casino mogul and GOP super donor Sheldon Adelson delivered a business lesson on Monday while testifying in a multibillion dollar breach of contract case.

During his last day on the witness stand, Adelson told an attentive jury how he had built his $6.5 billion empire in the Chinese gambling enclave of Macau. ...

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Cincinnati casino draws $21 million in 1st month

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CINCINNATI (AP) -- Ohio's newest casino raked in $21 million during its first month of operation as the state's three other casinos saw double-digit percent increases in their revenues, according to a report released Monday by the Ohio Casino Control Commission.

The report is the first for Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati, a $400...

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Bomb threat evacuates Dakota Dunes Casino

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One of the men found dead at a Gatineau, Que., daycare on Friday was shot in the daycare's nursery, where five toddlers were present, multiple police sources told Radio-Canada.

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Casino mogul argumentative on 2nd day on stand

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LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Casino mogul and GOP super donor Sheldon Adelson presented a more cantankerous face during his second day of testimony in a breach of contract case in Las Vegas.

He bickered with the judge and disparaged the skills of Hong Kong businessman Richard Suen, who is suing Las Vegas Sands for $328 million he says the...

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Casino mogul Adelson takes stand in Las Vegas for 2nd day in breach of contract case

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is presenting a more cantankerous face his second day of testimony in a breach of contract case in Las Vegas.

Attorneys for Hong Kong businessman Richard Suen say Sands owes him $328 million because he worked behind the scenes to help the company win a gambling license in the Chinese enclave of Macau.

Sa...

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W.Va. bill to lower casino fees appears dead

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- A bill to lower the fees on West Virginia's racetrack casinos has stalled in a House committee.

The bill would have lowered the fees by $1 million for each casino. Wheeling Island casino threatened to drop table games unless its fee was lowered.

The bill was dropped from the House...

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