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Station Casinos

article Nevada casino company president dies in jet ski crash near Harbor Springs (7/6/2020)
(Michigan) -- The head of a casino company died in a watercraft accident while vacationing in Michigan, the company announced. Richard J. Haskins is the president of Red...
article More details released in crash that killed Station Casinos’ Haskins (7/5/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Red Rock Resorts Inc. and Station Casinos President Richard Haskins was riding a personal watercraft in Lake Michigan on Independence Day when he collided...
article Station Casinos executive dies in watercraft accident (7/4/2020)
(Michigan) -- Station Casinos President Richard Haskins was killed today in a “watercraft accident” in Michigan while on vacation, the company announced this...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Alabama-Coushatta Tribe

article Texas tribe cleared in controversial casino injury lawsuit (7/1/2020)
(Texas) -- Last October, Burrel Jones made a trip to the Naskila Gaming center in Livingston, Texas. The bingo hall is located on the reservation of the Alabama-...
article Tribe Says Casino Patron's Fall Suit Should Get The Boot (sub req) (6/29/2020)
(Texas) -- A Texas federal court has no business overseeing a personal injury case from a Houston man who blamed a faulty casino staircase for his broken wrist, the...
article 5th Circ. OKs La. Casino's Win In Texan's Wrongful Death Suit (sub req) (1/21/2020)
(Louisiana) -- The Fifth Circuit on Tuesday affirmed the dismissal of a suit seeking to hold a Louisiana casino liable for the death of an elderly woman who fell from a...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Foxwoods

article Motorcycle Crash Near Foxwoods Casino: Ledyard Police (6/28/2020)
(Connecticut) -- The southbound exit ramp to Route 214 on the Route2 2 bypass in front of Foxwoods will be closed for an undetermined amount of time while police...
1 Article on this Issue

San Manuel Tribe

article San Manuel Public Safety officer extracts victim from burning crash (5/22/2020)
(California) -- San Manuel Department of Public Safety Officer Joseph Morris unexpectedly assisted an unconscious passenger out of a totaled, burning vehicle on Sunday,...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

article New Orleans: Demolition of historic buildings near Hard Rock Hotel can proceed (5/7/2020)
(New Orleans) -- New Orleans has approved demolition of three buildings near the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel to make space for cranes that are needed to finish...
article Budget Committee To Review Hard Rock & Cyber Attack Costs (2/6/2020)
(Louisiana) -- Today, the New Orleans City Council Budget Committee is expected to discuss a report detailing the current and estimated costs related to both the Hard...
article Civil engineer: Hard Rock’s rubble could provide information (2/3/2020)
(New Orleans) -- A local civil engineer says once the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel is imploded the rubble could be helpful to investigators. "You’ll be...
article Hard Rock Hotel collapse has cost city more than $11 million so far (2/3/2020)
(New Orleans) -- How much has the Hard Rock Hotel collapse cost the city of New Orleans? More than $11 million dollars, so far.That's a figure that was provided to...
article Hard Rock, cyberattack cost New Orleans millions; City Council to discuss expenses Tuesday (2/3/2020)
(New Orleans) -- The major topic that the New Orleans City Council faces at its monthly Budget Committee meeting is the hefty price tag of the Hard Rock Hotel collapse...
article Hard Rock Hotel Collapse To Be Examined by New Orleans City Council (2/1/2020)
(Louisiana) -- The New Orleans City Council has created a special committee to hold hearings on the collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel which left three dead. The hotel...
article Update on Hard Rock collapse site (1/17/2020)
(Louisiana) -- Mayor Cantrell and NOFD Supt. Tim McConnell provide an update regarding the Hard Rock Hotel collapse site. The hotel collapse happened on October 12, more...
article ICE deports ‘crucial witness’ in Hard Rock Hotel collapse (11/30/2019)
(New Orleans) -- A metal worker considered a “crucial witness” in the collapse at the Hard Rock Hotel construction site in New Orleans last month was...
article Collapsed Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans won't be imploded after all, owners say (11/27/2019)
(New Orleans) -- The developers of the collapsed Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans say it will still be demolished -- but they don't want to implode the structure....
article Hard Rock hotel collapse: Metal decking changed for concrete floors, city never approved (11/27/2019)
(New Orleans) -- The concrete floors that gave way on Oct. 12 atop the Hard Rock Hotel as it rose above Canal Street were poured into a different kind and size of metal...
article Workers build wall around Saenger, as UNO expert weighs in on Hard Rock implosion (11/16/2019)
(Louisiana) -- Work has now begun to protect historic sites like the Saenger Theater around the collapsed Hard Rock hotel site, in advance of it's planned implosion...
article Mayor Cantrell says Hard Rock demo company to be fully vetted (11/15/2019)
(Louisiana) -- The mayor of New Orleans says she and other city officials will be thoroughly reviewing the background of a demolition company hired to tear down the...
12 Total Articles on this Issue

Online Gaming

article Famed online gambling businessman killed in plane crash, son injured (5/2/2020)
(Israel) -- A light aircraft crashed on Saturday near Yakum, just south of Netanya, causing the death of a 52-year-old man who was found unconscious and trapped within...
1 Article on this Issue

Ontario Gaming

article Construction worker rushed to hospital after accident at Grand River Raceway (4/10/2020)
(Ontario) -- A construction worker was rushed to hospital with serious injuries on Friday morning after an accident at the Grand River Raceway here. Emergency crews were...
1 Article on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Crash plunges tower at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas into darkness (2/26/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- A vehicle crash involving NV Energy equipment caused a power outage at a Strip casino on Wednesday morning. NV Energy spokeswoman Jennifer Schuricht said...
1 Article on this Issue

Dry Creek Rancheria

article Motorist Uninjured After Driving Vehicle Partially Off Parking Structure At River Rock Casino (2/8/2020)
(California) -- A motorist was uninjured after partially driving his vehicle off a parking structure at the River Rock Casino in unincorporated Sonoma County early...
1 Article on this Issue

Northern Cheyenne

article Officials Identify Victims Killed When Car Hit School Bus (2/2/2020)
(Montana) -- Officials in southeastern Montana have released the names of the two people who died when the car they were in collided with a school bus on icy roads on...
1 Article on this Issue

Covington

article One dead and several injured after bus carrying Covington Catholic students crashes into car (1/26/2020)
(Kentucky) -- A charter bus carrying students from a Catholic high school collided with a car Saturday morning in northern Kentucky, killing the car’s driver,...
1 Article on this Issue

Crown Ltd

article Crane smashes into James Packer's $2.4billion casino in Barangaroo (1/23/2020)
(Australia) -- An unattended crane repeatedly smashed into James Packer's $2.4billion casino on Sydney Harbour as intense winds smashed the city. Construction...
1 Article on this Issue

First Nations

article Plane crashes into snowbank in northern Manitoba (1/20/2020)
(Manitoba) -- There were some tense moments for passengers on a plane that crashed into a snowbank shortly after landing in northern Manitoba on Sunday. The Perimeter...
article 'Strong like Superman': Boy OK after being hit by semi while trying to board school bus (11/29/2019)
(Manitoba) -- A six-year-old boy from Sandy Bay First Nation is lucky to be alive after he was hit by a semi-trailer truck Thursday morning while trying to board his...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Quinault Indian Nation

article Open valve on propane tank led to road closures near Quinault Beach Resort and Casino Friday (1/20/2020)
(Oregon) -- An inadvertently opened valve on a 30,000 gallon propane tank at the Quinault Beach Resort and Casino in Ocean Shores prompted the 4-hour shutdown at state...
article Propane leak leads to evacuation of Quinault Beach Resort and Casino and closes SR 109 and SR 115 (1/17/2020)
(Washington) -- A propane leak led to the evacuation of the Quinault Beach Casino and Resort and shut down State Routes 109 and 115 in Ocean Shores on Friday, Jan. 17,...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Mining & Drilling

article No cause found for ignition of fatal Colorado gas site blast (1/8/2020)
(Colorado) -- Investigation agencies in Colorado have not determined what ignited a well site explosion last year that killed a worker. Randy Yellowman, 47, was working...
1 Article on this Issue

Standing Rock Sioux

article State of Emergency Declared for Standing Rock by Tribal Council (1/8/2020)
(North Dakota) -- Standing Rock’s Tribal Council declared a state of emergency on Wednesday. Tribal Council Members took action against issues that they said are...
1 Article on this Issue

Chumash Tribe

article Officials hear safety concerns at Highway 154 meeting (1/6/2020)
(California) -- Official information about traffic accidents along Highway 154 in the Santa Ynez Valley indicate that most of the crashes involve people from Santa...
1 Article on this Issue

Jamul Tribe

article Crash kills pedestrian near Jamul Casino (1/2/2020)
(California) -- A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and killed Thursday night near Jamul Casino in the East County, authorities said. Few details of the crash were...
1 Article on this Issue

Torres-Martinez

article Driver in crash that injured 8 Torres-Martinez members attending a wake will not be charged, officials say (12/29/2019)
(California) -- The driver of a Jeep that crashed into the Torres-Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians' tribal hall Thursday night, resulting in the injury of eight...
article Eight Injured after a Vehicle Crashed into Tribal Building on Martinez Road in Thermal (12/27/2019)
(California) -- Eight people were injured after a vehicle crashed into a tribal hall building during a funeral service on Thursday afternoon in Thermal, according to the...
article 8 hurt as car plows into Southern California tribal hall (12/27/2019)
(California) -- A car plowed into a Southern California tribal hall during a funeral Thursday, sending eight people to the hospital, authorities said. The accident...
article SUV Crashes into Tribal Hall in Thermal, Eight Injured (12/26/2019)
(California) -- An SUV crashed into a tribal building in Thermal Thursday where a funeral service was taking place, injuring eight people, one seriously, and leaving a...
article Vehicle crashes into tribal building, 8 people hospitalized (12/26/2019)
(California) -- Multiple people are injured after a vehicle crashed in a tribal building during a funeral service Thursday evening. According to a Cal Fire spokesperson...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Seminole Tribe

article Broward Lawyers Land $6.5M Verdict Over Child's Christmas Carnival Ride Fall (12/23/2019)
(Florida) -- Bryan Hofeld, David Silverman and Zane Berg of Fort Lauderdale’s Schlesinger Law Offices secured a $6.5 million jury verdict for a 19-year-old woman...
1 Article on this Issue

Hoopa Tribe

article Intense Effort to Rescue Injured Hoopa Forestry Service Worker (12/11/2019)
(California) -- At times the crews intent on assisting an injured forestry service worker in the Big Hill Road area of Hoopa on Monday had to crawl through brush on...
article Hoopa forestry worker injured after falling 300 feet down rocky ravine (12/9/2019)
(California) -- A tribal forestry worker was rescued Monday morning after falling 300 feet down a steep ravine in the Hostler Creek drainage, according to the Hoopa...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Wynn Boston Harbor

article Boston Police Cruiser Involved In Crash Near Encore Casino (12/11/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- A Boston Police cruiser was involved in a serious crash near the Encore Boston Harbor casino early Wednesday morning.
1 Article on this Issue

DOJ

article Attorney General William Barr Visits Kalispell to Learn About Meth Crisis (11/22/2019)
(Montana) -- U.S. Attorney General William Barr visited Northwest Montana on Friday to learn firsthand the impacts of the state’s ongoing methamphetamine crisis....
1 Article on this Issue

Pine Ridge

article FBI investigates reservation crash that killed 2 (11/20/2019)
(South Dakota) -- The FBI is investigating a fatal crash involving an Oglala Sioux tribal police officer on the reservation. Oglala officials say the officer was...
article Public officials quiet on details surrounding fatal car crash between OST officer and van (11/12/2019)
(South Dakota) -- Two weeks after a double-fatal car crash between an Oglala Sioux Tribe police officer and civilians near Wanblee, public officials are refusing to...
article Public officials quiet on details surrounding fatal car crash between OST officer and van (11/9/2019)
(South Dakota) -- Two weeks after a double-fatal car crash between an Oglala Sioux Tribe police officer and civilians near Wanblee, public officials are refusing to...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Busing

article ‘Your heart just sinks’: Brother of charter bus driver involved in serious Afton Mountain crash speaks out (11/18/2019)
(Virginia) -- A charter bus — carrying more than 20 passengers — was heading back to Charlottesville after a night at the Hollywood Casino in Charles Town...
1 Article on this Issue

Sycuan Tribe

article Person trapped in car after colliding with casino bus (11/17/2019)
(California) -- A Sycuan Casino bus and a small car collided in East County Sunday, the California Highway Patrol said. The accident happened at about 12:30 p.m. on...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Man Paralyzed in Fall from Bridge in Tulsa Protest (6/10/2020)
(Oklahoma) -- An Oklahoma man who was paralyzed from the waist down in a fall from a bridge when a truck drove through a crowd of protesters in Tulsa is improving, his...
article Rupert River Cup almost lost in blizzard after snowmobile trip gone wrong on James Bay (3/12/2020)
(North Canada) -- The story of how the Rupert River Cup was won over the weekend, then strapped to a snowmobile for a trip across the ice of James Bay between...
article Vehicle fire reported in Penn National parking garage: dispatch (3/5/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- A large vehicle fire was reported at the Hollywood Casino at Penn National parking garage on Thursday night, according to Dauphin County Dispatch.
article Regina police investigating after car drives through protest group (2/10/2020)
(Saskatchewan) -- Police in Regina are investigating after a car drove through a group of protesters in Regina over the weekend. The group of roughly 75 people was...
article Nature photographer dead after weekend accident in northern Quebec (1/27/2020)
(Quebec) -- A 50-year-old nature photographer from Oujé-Bougoumou was killed as a result of a head-on collision early Sunday morning near Senneterre in northern Quebec....
article 2 Racehorses Die in 2 Days at Santa Anita (1/18/2020)
(California) -- Another racehorse died Saturday after breaking an ankle at Santa Anita Park, one day after a 5-year-old gelding was euthanized after fracturing his right...
article I-155 bridge, casino in Caruthersville, Mo. re-opened after barge crash (1/16/2020)
(Missouri) -- The Lady Luck Casino Marketing Director said the barge missed the riverboat but hit the casino’s walkway. After an inspection, the casino is back...
article ‘We almost died there’ (1/12/2020)
(Saipan) -- The collapse of a scaffold at the Imperial Pacific International (CNMI) LLC’s casino-resort project in Garapan sent three men to the Commonwealth...
article No cause found for ignition of fatal Colorado gas site blast (1/8/2020)
(Colorado) -- Investigation agencies in Colorado have not determined what ignited a well site explosion last year that killed a worker. Randy Yellowman, 47, was working...
article 'Justice for my brother': Family demanding answers about August death near Russell, Man. (12/23/2019)
(Manitoba) -- A family from Gambler First Nation is demanding answers about the death of Matthew Swain, a 40-year-old man who was found injured on a Manitoba highway in...
article Father creates LNI award to memorialize son who died in car crash (12/22/2019)
(South Dakota) -- During the Lakota Nation Invitational in Rapid City, students and teams are awarded trophies and other accolades for athletic, creative and...
article Teen killed in hit-and-run on Rocky Boy reservation (12/14/2019)
(Montana) -- A 16-year-old girl was struck and killed by a car in a hit-and-run collision on the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation late Thursday night. The driver who hit the...
article Members of Paiute Tribes Bless Highway after Fatal Accidents (12/7/2019)
(Nevada) -- Members of the Walker River and Yerington Paiute tribes gathered on Friday, Nov. 22 on a unity prayer walk to bless a stretch of Highway 95A where many...
article Tribal education leader dies in crash (12/4/2019)
(Washington) -- A woman who helped generations of members of the Colville Tribes pursue their educations died in a crash Friday night just north of Coulee Dam.
article Family still looking for answers in workplace death of 22-year-old First Nations man (11/16/2019)
(Manitoba) -- The family of a First Nations man who died while working on a construction project in northern Manitoba is still looking for answers nearly two years after...
article She was playing a slot machine when a security guard fatally shot her. He’s been charged. (11/13/2019)
(Florida) -- Arnitryce Crawford was playing a slot machine in a Southwest Miami-Dade adult arcade, with her back to the security guard on duty. The security guard,...
article Another horse dies at Santa Anita, 33rd since December (10/6/2019)
(California) -- Richard Mandella experienced the highest high and lowest low at Santa Anita on Saturday, with Omaha Beach successfully winning his comeback after a six-...
article Woman killed after being struck by car as she walked along road near casino (9/13/2019)
(Minnesota) -- A woman was killed in northern Minnesota after being struck by a vehicle as she walked along the road. The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office first...
article Trucker pleads guilty to California crash that killed 13 (8/31/2019)
(California) -- A trucker who fell asleep behind the wheel was sentenced to four years in state prison after he pleaded guilty to causing a tour bus crash on a Southern...
article Fire destroys three structures on reservation (8/29/2019)
(Wyoming) -- A 9-acre grass fire that destroyed three structures Aug. 25 on the Wind River Indian Reservation was started by fireworks, officials said this week.

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