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Eastern Band of Cherokee

article Tribal Casino Operator Seeks OK Of $3.7M Arbitral Award [sub req] (2/16/2018)
(North Carolina) -- The tribal operator of Harrah’s Cherokee Casino and Hotel has asked a North Carolina federal court to confirm a $3.7 million arbitration award...
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Land Issues

article Grand Canyon copter crashed on tribal land with fewer rules (2/12/2018)
(Arizona) -- A helicopter crash that killed three British tourists and left four others critically injured happened on tribal land in the Grand Canyon where air tours...
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Louisiana Gaming

article Owners of Lumiere Place Casino accused of negligence in slip and fall (2/11/2018)
(Missouri) -- A customer is suing Tropicana St. Louis LLC, Lynn K. Stafford and Edward D. Wyatt, casino operator and employees, citing alleged negligence. Lorenzo Hayes...
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Mille Lacs Band

article New warriors initiate a revolution against drugs, crime, violence and environmental destruction (1/17/2018)
(Minnesota) -- For the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe community, 2017 was a “tough” year, Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin said during the 34th annual State of...
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Florida Gaming

article Casino boat operator in fatal fire had maintenance, safety issues before earlier blaze (1/16/2018)
(Florida) -- The casino boat operator whose shuttle caught fire Sunday, leaving one passenger dead, says it does not know what could have caused the blaze.
article 50 people forced to jump ship after casino shuttle boat catches fire (1/14/2018)
(Florida) -- Dozens of people on a casino shuttle boat were forced to jump overboard and swim to shore after the watercraft caught on fire off the Florida coast,...
article Boat Catches Fire While Carrying Dozens to Floating Casino Off Florida (1/14/2018)
(Florida) -- A shuttle boat carrying 50 people to a casino boat off Florida’s gulf coast caught fire on Sunday afternoon, forcing passengers to jump overboard to...
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Red Lake Tribe

article Tribal fishing reopens on Lower Red Lake after drownings (1/9/2018)
(Minnesota) -- Fishing on Red Lake’s tribal waters has reopened for the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians after council members met with the families of two...
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Pala Tribe

article Driver of Red Corvette Killed in Head-On Crash With Truck in Pala Identified (1/7/2018)
(California) -- A man who was killed when the red Corvette he was driving on a highway in Pala collided with a tractor-trailer, causing it to ignite in flames, was...
article Crash involving semi near Pala Casino kills 1, ignites fire (1/6/2018)
(California) -- A crash involving a tractor-trailer near Pala Casino and Resort killed one person and sent large plumes of smoke into the sky late Friday.
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Iowa Gaming

article Water from frozen pipes that burst damages Iowa casino (1/5/2018)
(Iowa) -- Water from frozen water pipes that burst has damaged a casino resort in northwest Iowa. Subzero temperatures outside froze the fire system pipes at the Grand...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article Bus heading to Las Vegas crashes in rural Utah, kills girl and injures 12 others (1/2/2018)
(Utah) -- A Greyhound bus careened from a highway and plunged into a deep wash, killing a 13-year-old girl and injuring 12 other people on New Year’s Eve in rural...
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Wynn Resorts

article Worker injured in fall down elevator shaft at Wynn Casino construction site (1/2/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- A worker was injured Tuesday morning after falling down an elevator shaft at the Wynn Casino construction site in Everett. Casino officials tell 7News...
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Standing Rock Sioux

article Man dies in rollover near McLaughlin on Standing Rock reservation (12/28/2017)
(South Dakota) -- A man was killed Wednesday morning in a one-vehicle rollover east of McLaughlin, according to Tony Mangan, spokesman for the South Dakota Highway...
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Warm Springs Tribe

article Hwy. 26 reopens after crash near Warm Springs Reservation (12/25/2017)
(Oregon) -- An injury multiple-vehicle crash blocked U.S. Highway 26 near the Warm Springs Reservation late on Christmas afternoon, prompting ODOT to set up detours...
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Foxwoods

article Report Says Connecticut Casino Patron Sat on Escalator Rail Before Fall (12/4/2017)
(Connecticut) -- A woman who fell off an escalator at Foxwoods Resort Casino in October and later died lost her balance while sitting on a moving handrail, according to...
article Tribe releases more details about woman’s death from escalator fall at Foxwoods (12/2/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation has released more information on the October death of a woman at Foxwoods Resort Casino. A new report says the 44-...
article Casino Patron Sat on Escalator Rail Before Fall: Report (12/1/2017)
(Connecticut) -- A newly released tribal police report says a woman who fell off an escalator at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut and later died lost her balance...
article Mashantuckets release police report of fatal escalator fall at Foxwoods (12/1/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Adopting a new policy on the disclosure of tribal police reports of noncriminal activity, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe released a report Friday of an...
article Tribe Won’t Release Details Of Foxwoods Escalator Death (11/30/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation is refusing to release a report by its police department that details an escalator fall that killed a patron at...
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Mandalay Bay Shooting

article Fourth Las Vegas shooting survivor dies suddenly as Clark County Sheriff dismisses internet rumors (11/25/2017)
(Nevada) -- A fourth Las Vegas shooting survivor has died suddenly in the weeks following the deadly gun massacre; this time in a hit-and-run accident as the victim was...
article Las Vegas massacre survivor Roy McClellan killed in hit and run (11/25/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- A man who survived the Oct. 1 mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas was killed last week in a hit-and-run in southern Nevada. Roy...
article Couple who survived Las Vegas mass shooting die in car crash (11/2/2017)
(Arizona) -- Dennis and Lora Carver were among thousands of people who found themselves caught in the middle of chaos after gunfire erupted at the Route 91 Harvest...
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Pine Ridge

article Life or Meth: Battle for Pine Ridge (Pt 3: Solutions) (11/24/2017)
(South Dakota) -- It would be easy to look at the Meth crisis on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and simply say, everywhere has a Meth problem. And that may be true....
article Pine Ridge fatal crash victims ID'd (7/10/2017)
(South Dakota) -- The FBI says four children and one adult died when the minivan in which they were passengers crashed on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South...
article Update: FBI says 4 kids, 1 adult killed in Pine Ridge wreck (7/9/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Four children and one adult were killed Saturday night in a vehicular crash near Red Shirt on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, according to the FBI....
article Six Dead in Head-on Crash (5/29/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Six victims are confirmed dead in a head-on collision on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. It happened late Saturday evening on Highway 44 5 miles...
article 5 people including pregnant woman die in reservation crash (5/28/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Authorities say five people including a pregnant woman have died in a crash on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota.
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Sheldon Adelson

article Sands CEO Adelson fractures three ribs, company says (11/20/2017)
(Macau) -- Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Sheldon Adelson fractured three ribs during an overseas trip, the company said Monday in a...
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Navajo Nation

article Arizona teen killed by drunk driver while getting off school bus (11/3/2017)
(Arizona) -- Navajo Tribal Police Chief Phillip Francisco confirms a 15-year-old female student in the Kayenta School District was killed just after getting off a bus....
article Navajo Nation Police Officer Involved in Fatal Accident (9/22/2017)
(Arizona) -- A Navajo Nation Police Officer has been taken into custody by the Glendale Police Department and booked on charges of manslaughter, felony endangerment,...
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Busing

article California tour bus driver had one hour of sleep before collision that killed him and 12 others (10/31/2017)
(California) -- A poorly managed traffic break and two sleep-deprived drivers were identified as the primary causes of a traffic collision that left 13 people dead last...
article Driver's sleep deprivation at root of fatal 2016 bus crash in Palm Springs, NTSB says (10/31/2017)
(California) -- The National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday that the bus driver killed in a Palm Springs freeway crash last year that also took the lives of 12...
article U.S. safety board blames deadly California bus crash on sleepy drivers (10/31/2017)
(California) -- A federal safety board on Tuesday blamed a deadly 2016 bus crash in California on two sleepy drivers and criticized the Trump administration for dropping...
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Mohegan Sun

article Montville woman receives $1.45 million settlement in drunken driving crash (10/31/2017)
(Connecticut) -- A Montville woman who was critically injured last year in a head-on crash on Route 12 has received a $1.45 million settlement from the estate of a man...
article Montville woman severely injured in 2016 collision reaches $1.45M settlement (10/31/2017)
(Connecticut) -- A Montville woman has reached a $1.45 million settlement with the estate of a man responsible for a head-on collision in 2016 that left the woman...
article Driver of Charter Bus in Fatal Queens Crash Was Fired by M.T.A. (9/20/2017)
(New York) -- A charter bus driven by a man who had been fired two years ago by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority barreled through an intersection in Queens...
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Australia Gaming

article Crane close call costs Vic company $24k (10/18/2017)
(Australia) -- A Melbourne construction company which allowed a large crane to operate under high voltage power lines has been fined more than $24,000. Imagebuild Group...
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Whiteclay

article Girl, 6, killed in third alcohol-related crash since Whiteclay beer stores closed (9/13/2017)
(Nebraska) -- A 6-year-old girl died last weekend in the third alcohol-related fatal crash south of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation since beer sales ended in Whiteclay...
article Authorities: Alcohol involved in multiple injury crash between Whiteclay, Rushville (5/9/2017)
(Nebraska) -- A one-vehicle accident south of Whiteclay that sent multiple people to the hospital may validate concerns of some in the area after four beer stores in the...
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Graton Rancheria

article Rhonert Park man saves woman from choking at Graton casino (9/10/2017)
(California) -- During breakfast on Tuesday at Marketplace inside the crowded Graton casino a woman gasped for her life as another woman held her up and yelled for help...
article Golden Gate Bridge crash involving casino bus, 2 cars injures 11 (7/5/2017)
(California) -- At least 11 people suffered minor injuries Wednesday when a casino bus collided with two vehicles on the Golden Gate Bridge, a chain-reaction crash that...
article Graton Casino bus crashes into two stopped vehicles on Golden Gate Bridge (7/5/2017)
(California) -- A Graton Casino bus crashed into two other vehicles Wednesday on the Golden Gate Bridge, sending 11 people to the hospital with minor injuries, CHP said...
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Video Gaming

article Dangerous Game (8/3/2017)
(India) -- Soon the only thing you’d be left with is a picture of me...was the last message by the 14-year-old Mumbai teen, who jumped to his death while...
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Maine Gaming

article Deadly crash near Oxford Casino raising safety concerns (7/26/2017)
(Maine) -- Two men were hit and killed by a pick-up truck on Route 26 while trying to get from the Oxford Casino to a hotel. Their deaths are raising concerns in the...
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Pechanga Casino

article Huntington Beach man dies after fall at Pechanga resort (7/13/2017)
(California) -- A 27-year-old Huntington Beach man died Monday after falling at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, authorities said. Riverside County Sheriff...
article Huntington Beach man’s death at Pechanga casino under investigation (7/10/2017)
(California) -- The circumstances surrounding the death of a 27-year-old Huntington Beach man on Monday, July 10, less than a day after he fell at Pechanga Resort and...
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MGM Resorts

article MGM Resorts exec Baldwin injured in fall down stairs at Aria (7/12/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- MGM Resorts International executive and professional poker player Bobby Baldwin is expected to make a full recovery from injuries suffered in a fall down...
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Jamul Casino

article Critics Raise Questions About DUI-Involved Accidents Near Hollywood Casino in Jamul (6/30/2017)
(California) -- Data from the California Highway Patrol shows there have been more traffic accidents, including those involving DUI’s, on Highway 94 near Hollywood...
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Turning Stone

article Syracuse man charged with drunken driving after crash at Turning Stone casino (5/11/2017)
(New York) -- An Onondaga County man was charged with drunken driving after crashing his car at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino, the New York State Police said.
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Other News

article 2 killed in Grand Rapids, Man., trailer fire hours after protest demanded better living conditions (2/19/2018)
(Manitoba) -- Hours after he wrapped up a protest for better housing on their First Nation, Bobby Ballantyne awoke to learn his mother and her partner had died in a...
article Pastor says he’s shaken by witnessing helicopter crash (2/19/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- A Las Vegas pastor says he was shaken by his experience in witnessing a sightseeing helicopter crash that killed three British tourists at the Grand...
article Flights resume on tribal land after fatal Grand Canyon crash (2/16/2018)
(Nevada) -- Flight restrictions put in place in the Grand Canyon after a sightseeing helicopter crashed last weekend have been lifted. Three British tourists were killed...
article Flights resume on tribal land after fatal Grand Canyon crash (2/14/2018)
(Arizona) -- Flight restrictions put in place in the Grand Canyon after a sightseeing helicopter crashed last weekend have been lifted. Three British tourists were...
article 4 Killed In Grand Canyon Helicopter Crash (2/11/2018)
(Arizona) -- A Grand Canyon sight-seeing helicopter crashed at the bottom of a rocky ravine early Saturday evening, killing four people and seriously injuring three...
article 3 die, others hurt in Grand Canyon helicopter crash (2/10/2018)
(Arizona) -- A helicopter operated by a Boulder City-based tour company crashed Saturday evening in the Grand Canyon, killing three and critically injuring four,...
article 'Are ya still alive?' Métis hunter survives 24 hours outside after snowmobile accident, heart attack (2/6/2018)
(Manitoba) -- A Métis trapper survived a mild heart attack and 24 hours in the subarctic cold last month after his snowmobile got caught in metre-deep snow. Normand...
article Company wants to limit damages in casino boat fire to $27,300 — total (2/3/2018)
(Florida) -- The legal maneuvering in last month’s boat fire has begun: Tropical Breeze Casino Cruz, which owns the boat that caught fire and forced 50 people to...
article Rep. Tom Cole safe after train carrying Republican lawmakers derails (1/31/2018)
(West Virginia) -- Rep. Tom Cole (R-Oklahoma), a citizen of the Chickasaw Nation, is reported safe after a train carrying Republican lawmakers derailed in an incident...
article Woman sues company for more than $15K after Port Richey casino shuttle boat fire (1/30/2018)
(Florida) -- A passenger on the casino shuttle boat that caught fire off Florida's Gulf Coast is suing the company for negligence. Deborah Jero is seeking "...
article Mom who died after casino boat fire had complained of breathing problems (1/26/2018)
(Florida) -- Carrie Dempsey was bubbly and bright. The cheerful "Coupon Queen" led penny-pinching seminars at local libraries and had a warm, fluttering laugh...
article Crash cash came from video-gambling terminals (1/23/2018)
(Illinois) -- A two-vehicle crash about midday Tuesday left cash scattered across Interstate 74 near Mahomet. State police said bills were spilled when a driver carrying...
article Chocking Victim Saved: When the chips were down casino workers stepped up (1/17/2018)
(California) -- A Valley View Casino guest found out that luck counts at more than just gambling. When a man began choking on his dinner at the steakhouse, three trained...
article Dramatic Florida Gulf Coast Casino Shuttle Boat Fire Leaves One Dead, 14 Injured (1/15/2018)
(Florida) -- A Florida Gulf Coast shuttle north of Tampa taking patrons to a stationed casino boat in the Gulf of Mexico erupted into wild flames on Sunday evening,...
article Woman dies after fire on casino boat off Florida coast (1/15/2018)
(Florida) -- A female passenger has died hours after a casino boat caught fire off Florida's Gulf Coast, forcing her and about 50 other passengers and crew to jump...
article Solution on the Horizon for Crashes at Casino Intersection (1/12/2018)
(Idaho) -- One Lewiston area notorious for crashes could have a potential solution by the end of summer. For years now the intersection of Highway 95 and Nez Perce Road...
article Everything You Need to Know About the Ceiling Collapse at RWS Casino in 60 Secs (1/2/2018)
(Malaysia) -- Channel NewsAsia reported that four construction workers were injured today at Resorts World Casino while doing repair work on the ceiling which collapsed...
article Section of RWS casino temporarily closed after 4 injured in ceiling collapse (1/2/2018)
(Singapore) -- A section of the casino at Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) is temporarily closed after a piece of ceiling board fell and injured four persons on Tuesday...
article Man drives through doors of Wash. casino, starts gambling (12/28/2017)
(Washington) -- A man drove through the front doors of a Skagit Casino Wednesday night. The crash happened just before 6 p.m. Witnesses say after the crash, the driver...
article Authorities say illegal drugs found in vehicle after it crashed into power pole on Reservation Road (12/28/2017)
(Idaho) -- A local man is under investigation after he crashed his vehicle northwest of Chubbuck near the Fort Hall Indian Reservation late Wednesday night.

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