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Covington

article Opinion: How not to make CovCath controversy go away (2/17/2019)
(Ohio) -- Like many Catholics, I hoped the release of a private investigation report by the Diocese of Covington would answer lingering questions and create a path to...
article Catholic diocese report says students without fault in D.C. incident (2/17/2019)
(Kentucky) -- A Catholic diocese in northern Kentucky released a report in the past week saying that the high school students involved in a January incident at the...
article Talking circle held to bring people together in northern Kentucky (1/26/2019)
(Kentucky) -- A Lakota Sioux Tribe leader paid a visit to northern Kentucky on Saturday to urge people to come together. Community leader and Covington Catholic alumni...
article Activist Nathan Phillips says he forgives Catholic student wearing MAGA hat in viral video (1/24/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Native American activist Nathan Phillips, whose face-off with a Kentucky high school student was caught in a viral video, said that, while he was...
article Nathan Phillips: MAGA Teen’s ‘Today’ Show Interview ‘Coached’ (1/24/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Nathan Phillips, the Native American man involved in last week’s widely covered standoff with Nick Sandmann, said Thursday that the MAGA-hat-...
article Nathan Phillips: What we know about Michigan man in viral video (1/24/2019)
(Michigan) -- Nathan Phillips of Michigan has been in the news over the week after being involved in an incident at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. on Friday.
article Colville tribal leader writes open letter to Covington High School (1/24/2019)
(Washington) -- Colville tribal leader Rodney Cawston published an open letter to Kentucky’s Covington Catholic High School on Wednesday, calling for a viral...
article NPR: The Fight For Native Voices To Be Heard (1/24/2019)
(USA) -- Nathan Phillips and Nick Sandmann sparked a nationwide debate after video surfaced of their confrontation on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. There are myriad...
article Portraying the MAGA Teens as Victims Is an Extension of Native American Erasure (1/24/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- By now, millions around the world have seen the viral video of dozens of Catholic schoolboys sporting “Make America Great Again,” or...
article Group rallies in support of Native American in viral video during Mass at DC's National Shrine (1/22/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- A group of Native Americans, beating drums and chanting, attempted to enter the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception during...
article Native American elder and Covington Catholic teen say they are willing to talk (1/22/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Omaha Nation elder Nathan Phillips is offering to travel to Covington Catholic High School in Kentucky to talk about the importance of respecting...
article Death threats and protests: Kentucky town reels from fallout over Lincoln Memorial faceoff (1/22/2019)
(Kentucky) -- Residents of this affluent northern Kentucky town emerged from a turbulent holiday weekend with a question: How did a viral video showing local students...
article Viral standoff between a tribal elder and a high schooler is more complicated than it first seemed (1/21/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- The three groups that met Friday in the cold shadow of the Lincoln Memorial could hardly have been more different. They were indigenous rights...
article Jamie Lee Curtis Sorry for ‘Snap Judgement’ About Student’s Face-Off with Native American Elder (1/21/2019)
(Hollywood) -- Jamie Lee Curtis has apologized for weighing in on a face-off between a high school student and a Native American tribal elder before hearing what both...
article Native American leader of Michigan: 'Mob mentality' in students was 'scary' (1/20/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- For years, Native American advocate Nathan Phillips of metro Detroit has been fighting for the rights of indigenous people. On Friday, his battle...
article Catholic school to investigate taunting of Native Americans (1/20/2019)
(Kentucky) -- A Catholic archdiocese outside Cincinnati is investigating the actions of some of its high school students during the Indigenous Peoples March in...
article Omaha Tribe member in spotlight in face of taunting teens (1/19/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- An Omaha Tribe member was put in the national spotlight Saturday as video went viral of a high school student wearing a Make America Great Again hat...
17 Total Articles on this Issue

Wilton Rancheria

article PHOTOS: Yuba County tribal casino resort project hits milestone (sub req) (2/15/2019)
(California) -- One of Yuba County’s largest commercial development projects in recent history hit a milestone Wednesday, with a topping-out ceremony for...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Resorts

article Police, Firefighters, Animal Control Chase Runaway Dog Through Everett Casino (2/6/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Hunter was a happy dog Wednesday afternoon, despite a visit to the vet and a run through an Everett Casino. And the Everett doghunt is over.
1 Article on this Issue

Eastern Band of Cherokee

article OP/ED: Remembering the first day of our casino business – January 1994 (2/4/2019)
(North Carolina) -- I want to tell you a true story. One that I’m sure everyone of us can add to the credits, and visualize our own role in its unfolding. I won’t try to...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting

article BLOG: Your Super Bowl Boxes Are Almost Certainly Illegal (2/1/2019)
(USA) -- This weekend we’ll have another Super Bowl that the Patriots will inevitably win off the back of at least one pass interference call on a wildly...
1 Article on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Disappointing photos show what Las Vegas looks like in real life (1/27/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Popular for bachelor and bachelorette parties, shotgun weddings, and other weekend getaways, Las Vegas is a staple in American tourism. While some...
article Tony 'The Ant' Spilotro's Las Vegas Home That Was Portrayed In 'Casino' Is For Sale (1/22/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The Las Vegas home of legendary Chicago mob enforcer Tony "The Ant" Spilotro is for sale. Spilotro, who was portrayed by Joe Pesci in the 1995...
article Gambler wins $2M jackpot at Henderson casino on Christmas Eve (12/26/2018)
(Nevada) -- A Henderson local won a Christmas bonus on Monday at a Station Casino property. The lucky player, who chose to remain anonymous, won a $2.7 million jackpot...
article Top 10 Las Vegas projects to be completed by 2021 (12/17/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Despite already being America’s Playground, Las Vegas is working on projects to expand and add even more excitement for its guests and visitors....
article BLOG: Where To Watch Fireworks In Vegas (12/7/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas is one of the top spots in the world to celebrate New Year’s Eve. We’ve got star-studded shows, the hottest DJs in the clubs and special parties...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Ho-Chunk Tribe

article Complaint: Man found dead in casino lot stabbed in neck, back; suspect owed victim $100 (1/22/2019)
(Wisconsin) -- A man who was found dead in a casino parking lot had been stabbed, according to a document filed in Sauk County court this week. Robert M. Pulvermacher,...
article Drunken drivers hit flagpole at casino, tree, deputies say (1/8/2019)
(Wisconsin) -- Two people were arrested on drunken driving charges Sunday in Sauk County after hitting a flagpole in a casino parking lot and a tree, deputies said. Sauk...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Card Clubs

article Eviction notice ignored at Cheers Poker Room and Casino (1/16/2019)
(New Hampshire) -- An eviction notice taped to the door of Cheers Poker Room and Casino demanded that the place be cleared out by 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. The business owner,...
1 Article on this Issue

Columbus/Indigenous Day

article Kansas bill proposes changing Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day (1/9/2019)
(Kansas) -- Two Kansas legislatures have pre-filed a bill to change the name of Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day. The bill was proposed by Dennis Highberger and...
1 Article on this Issue

Cultural Appropriation

article Ask Amy: He’s not Native American but pretends to be (1/7/2019)
(California) -- My mother is adopted. She believed that her biological father was part Native American. As a child with lots of trauma, I completely understand why this...
1 Article on this Issue

Mandalay Bay Shooting

article A ‘Moral Dilemma’ After Las Vegas Massacre: Sell the Gunman’s Weapons, or Destroy Them (1/6/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- When the gunman in the Las Vegas mass shooting died, he left behind a hoard of guns and firearm accessories in his two Nevada homes and the hotel suite he...
article Officers shared photo of gunman’s body after Las Vegas shooting (12/2/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Less than an hour after the first strike team entered Stephen Paddock’s suite at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas police officers far from the scene were...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Seneca Niagara

article Canadian gambler loses money at Niagara Falls casino – but not the usual way (1/6/2019)
(New York) -- An Ontario man told Niagara Falls Police that he lost $2,700 in Canadian currency while gambling at the Seneca Niagara Casino Saturday evening. The man...
1 Article on this Issue

Mississippi Gaming

article Slide closes casino road entrance (1/5/2019)
(Mississippi) -- A landslide threatening the main entrance road to Lady Luck Casino has forced casino officials to close the entrance at Warrenton Road. The slide was...
1 Article on this Issue

Alabama Gaming

article Could sports betting & marijuana be good funding sources for Alabama? (1/4/2019)
(Alabama) -- The Retirement Systems of Alabama hopes state lawmakers look at new sources of funding to run state government. The Advisor of RSA newletter suggests...
1 Article on this Issue

Georgia Gaming

article Middle Georgia airport leaders eying more casino resort destinations (1/4/2019)
(Georgia) -- The popularity of casino resorts chartered flights out of Middle Georgia Regional Airport is leading to a trip to Atlantic City, New Jersey, in January....
1 Article on this Issue

PASPA Decision

article BLOG: An LSR Fireside Chat, Part 2: Who Were The Mount Rushmore Figures Of Sports Betting In 2018? (1/3/2019)
(USA) -- Welcome back to a (mostly) civil discussion among the Legal Sports Report staff on the sports betting year that was. The last 12 months in sports betting proved...
1 Article on this Issue

Bears Ears

article MIDKIFF: A standoff over national monument status for Bears Ears (12/24/2018)
(Utah) -- It is, as they say, a “fur piece” from Columbia to Blanding and Monticello, Utah. Several times, however, I have made that trip with my wife, son,...
1 Article on this Issue

New Jersey Gaming

article Transit, gambling among New Jersey’s top 2018 stories (12/24/2018)
(New Jersey) -- Delays and cancellations were two words that tried the patience of commuters in New Jersey as the state's mass transit systems wrestled with a series...
1 Article on this Issue

American Gaming Association

article AGA Opposes Federal Government Overreach on Sports Betting (12/19/2018)
(Washington D.C.) -- Today, the American Gaming Association (AGA) released the following statement in response to the "Sports Wagering Market Integrity Act of 2018,"...
1 Article on this Issue

Colorado Gaming

article Cripple Creek’s new Christmas Casino and a conversation about the holiday (12/18/2018)
(Colorado) -- December in Las Vegas means a few things, but for the casino business, it’s the quiet season. “There was a saying in Las Vegas that Santa Claus...
1 Article on this Issue

Skill-Based Gaming

article After AG's office deems electronic skill games illegal, Casper police chief will lead public meeting (12/17/2018)
(Wyoming) -- The Wyoming attorney general’s formal opinion about electronic gambling devices was released last week — now the city of Casper is holding a...
1 Article on this Issue

Mental Health

article Boy, 12, jumped off a bridge to die, police said; instead, he killed someone else (12/15/2018)
(Virginia) -- There was no way she could have seen him, the boy on the bridge. Marisa Harris was driving her Ford Escape down a Northern Virginia highway, heading home...
1 Article on this Issue

United Keetoowah Band

article UKB offering gift cards to 'exclusive' member children (12/14/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians will be offering assistance to children throughout the winter season. Exclusive UKB children will receive a $...
1 Article on this Issue

MGM Resorts

article MGM Springfield Now Providing Massages to Gamblers on Casino Floor (12/7/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Want to get a massage while gambling on the floor of a casino? MGM Springfield is now offering massages to guests while they are gambling. The...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Leagues

article How MLB's Winter Meetings Evolved Into the 'Tweeting Olympics' (12/7/2018)
(Illinois) -- One of the literal last gasps of the baseball winter meetings occurred in the press conference room at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare 28 years ago. When a...
article Rovell: XFL Non-Committal on Future Sports Betting Integrations (12/5/2018)
(New Jersey) -- The opening video at the presentation to the XFL’s announcement of the eight cities that will begin playing pro football in February 2020 promised...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

article An influential young Native American (12/6/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- Chiminising Band member Amikogaabawiikwe Adrienne Benjamin didn’t always recognize her own potential. When Adrienne was 25, she was part of a staff...
1 Article on this Issue

Shinnecock Tribe

article New York State Police Report One Dead, One Injured in Southampton Jet Ski Accident (12/4/2018)
(New York) -- On Monday, December 3, 2018, at approximately 5:33 pm, New York State Troopers were dispatched to a jet ski in distress in the Shinnecock Bay, Southampton...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Coroner: Wyoming boy died of hypothermia, was intoxicated (2/4/2019)
(Wyoming) -- Investigators say a 15-year-old boy was extremely intoxicated when he died of hypothermia on Wyoming’s Wind River Indian Reservation. The Riverton Ranger...
article 9 Valentine’s Day romantic date night ideas at Southern California casinos (2/4/2019)
(California) -- The most romantic day of the year is coming up and if you’re racking your brain on how to treat the person you love to a special date, we’ve...
article Mohegan Sun to host Sublime With Rome (2/4/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Sublime With Rome announces U.S. Summer headline tour today. The Ska-Punk trio will hit the road with support from Soja and special guest Common Kings...
article PODCAST: Razzle, Dazzle, And Gamble In Montreal (2/1/2019)
(Quebec) -- If the city of Montreal has one of the poshest and luxury land-based casino inside its borders, it most definitely has Montreal online gambling regulation...
article MacEwan hockey player died of heart attack, family says (1/31/2019)
(Edmonton) -- A 23-year old MacEwan University student and hockey player, Nakehko Lamothe, died of cardiac arrest Friday after a hockey game in Calgary, the young man...
article How I Became A Gambling Writer – First in a New Series* (1/29/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- I was never destined to be a writer. Instead, I was introduced to gambling at a young age (even before I was 18). I was never an academic, but I had...
article Wayne Newton celebrates 60 years in Las Vegas with new show (1/27/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Wayne Newton dropped out of high school his junior year to perform with his brother at a Las Vegas hotel. It was 1959, and he was too young to spend his...
article Mille Lacs Band urges lawmakers to increase state support to combat opioids (1/26/2019)
(Minnesota) -- "If this was Plymouth, this would be a national tragedy." So said Bradley Harrington, the natural resources commissioner for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe...
article London, Ont., priest gambled away at least $438K meant for sponsoring refugees (1/26/2019)
(Ontario) -- They were families who looked to Rev. Amer Saka as their spiritual guide and the answer to reuniting their families. On the promise he would be able to get...
article The Ladder: Rampart Casino gets new general manager (1/26/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- JW Marriott promoted Michelle Bacigalupi to vice president and general manager for Rampart Casino at the Resort at Summerlin.
article LPGA Invests In Shot-Tracking System In Anticipation Of Legalized Sports Gambling (1/23/2019)
(New York) -- As legalized gambling is moving into more and more states, sports leagues are working quickly to be ready to facilitate the ability of their fans to...
article Arizona’s indigenous women led the Phoenix Women’s March (1/22/2019)
(Arizona) -- As the sounds of the traditional drumming filled the air at the Arizona State Capitol, indigenous women gathered to raise awareness of an issue specific to...
article 2019 Sun Wine + Food Fest at Mohegan Sun Preview (1/22/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Ryan Kristafer gives you a preview of the wine tastings, cooking demos, and entertainment from some of the top culinary artists around the world at...
article New England fighters to appear on ‘Slugfest at the Sun’ (1/22/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Four Connecticut fighters will put their boxing and punching skills on display at “Slugfest at the Sun”, on a show headlined by bangers...
article Grant Will Provide Online Pre-K To Several Hundred Montana Children (1/21/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- An Omaha Tribe member was put in the national spotlight as video went viral of his encounter with a group of students in front of the Lincoln...
article Cache Creek Casino Resort's newly expanded spa rejuvenates guests (1/21/2019)
(California) -- Cache Creek Casino Resort's newly expanded spa rejuvenates guests with sensory-nourishing massages, facials, salon treatments, and full-body escapes....
article 2 doctors out at Arizona health care facility where incapacitated woman gave birth (1/21/2019)
(Arizona) -- Two physicians who cared for an incapacitated patient who gave birth as a result of sexual assault at a medical facility in Phoenix are no longer employed...
article Luke Bryan bringing 'Sunset Repeat Tour' to Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre (1/21/2019)
(Missouri) -- Country superstar Luke Bryan’s “Sunset Repeat Tour” is expected to land at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Aug. 17, according to his tour schedule...
article Game room business industry in numbers (1/20/2019)
(USA) -- Board games in the USA and Canada are part of the culture. Families, groups of friends, or just random people get together and play board games.
article ND Native American Hall of Honor seeks nominations (1/18/2019)
(North Dakota) -- The nomination process is now open for the North Dakota Native American Hall of Honor.

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