Lawmakers pushing for local control of NYC casino sites
Legislative Democrats are willing to roll the dice on NYC-area casinos, but only with local input.
Mar 31, 12:00 PM
Brooklyn Grandmother Robbed Of $100K In Casino Earnings
Two men posing as Jehovah's Witnesses tricked a 76-year-old Brooklyn woman into letting them into her apartment, then fled with a briefcase containing $100,000 in casino winnings.
Updated: Jun 11, 2017 2:36 PM
Malfunctioning Slot Machine Takes Woman On A $42 Million Emotional Rollercoaster
A Queens woman was forced to endure a $42 million bait-and-switch earlier this year.
Updated: Apr 2, 2018 3:54 PM
Video: Massive Brawl Breaks Out At Daiquiri Bar In Queens Casino
Several people were arrested Friday after a brawl broke out at Resorts World Casino in Queens at the opening of a new New Orleans-style daiquiri bar.
Updated: Apr 6, 2015 1:20 PM
Atlantic City's $2.4 Billion Revel Hotel & Casino To Close On September 10th
A source familiar with the situation tells Gothamist that the "top price" being discussed by investors was $250 million.
Updated: Aug 12, 2014 11:48 AM
You Did It, Voters: Casinos Are Coming To New York
Four casinos will be built in upstate first.
Updated: Nov 6, 2013 9:33 AM
Ca-Ching: NY Trumps NJ As Third Biggest Gambling Market
Though Governor Cuomo's plan to legalize gambling is still a ways off that hasn't stopped millions of New Yorkers and our neighbors from gambling away their money in the Empire State.
Updated: Jul 5, 2012 4:35 PM
Racino Robbery! Crook Steals $63,000 From Queens Casino
Finally, the Resorts World Casino has been broken in by area criminals.
Updated: Jun 30, 2012 12:54 PM
Actually, A Manhattan Casino
Be In The Cards
If gambling gets legalized they're going to have to put 'em somewhere, and a Manhattan location might help somebody else pay for a new convention center.
Updated: Jun 8, 2012 4:34 PM
Cuomo's $4 Billion Plan For Queens Convention Center Seems Dead
With no $4 billion convention center-casino plan, that means no 10,000 construction jobs and no 10,000 permanent jobs.
Updated: Jun 2, 2012 5:16 PM
When Gambling Is Good: NY Schools Get $667 Million In Aid From Racinos
Some people's addictions are helping kids learn!
Updated: Apr 10, 2012 11:53 AM
Manhattan Casinos Are Not In The Cards
Even if gambling does get legalized here (and there are still many hoops to get through) don't expect to see a casino open in Times Square.
Updated: Mar 16, 2012 3:43 PM
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