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Las Vegas Sands Pays $9 Million To End SEC Probe Into China, Macau

Reuters | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.07.2016 | Business

April 7 (Reuters) Las Vegas Sands Corp agreed to pay $9 million to end the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's more than five-year probe into wh...

The Story Of Sheldon Adelson's Purchase Of A Las Vegas Paper Is Even Crazier Than You Think

The Huffington Post | Peter H. Stone | Posted 12.19.2016 | Politics

Three months before a mysterious article popped up in an obscure Connecticut newspaper criticizing a judge overseeing a lawsuit against Republican meg...

Christina Wilkie

Adelson-Backed Online Gambling Bill Splits GOP At Hearing

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 04.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After months of delays, a controversial bill to ban online gambling received a hearing from a House Judiciary subcommittee on Wednesday,...

Paul Blumenthal

Where There's Money To Be Had, Republicans Lobby For Soros, Democrats Lobby For Adelson

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Partisan lines are blurring as money pours into Washington in the fight over Internet gambling. Republican lobbyists are signing up to a...

Eleazar David Melendez

Sheldon Adelson's EuroVegas Faces Fresh Criticism After 'Likely' Lawbreaking Admission

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 03.06.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Las Vegas Sands Corp., the global gambling empire headed by Republican benefactor Sheldon Adelson, recently acknowledged to American regul...

Sheldon Adelson's Company Admits To 'Likely' Corruption

Reuters | Posted 05.02.2013 | Business

March 2 (Reuters) - Las Vegas Sands Corp said it "likely" violated the federal Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, which outlaws the bribery of foreign o...

Sheldon Adelson Recouped A Year Of Campaign Spending In ONE Day

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 12.05.2012 | Business

For blowing $150 million on the election, casino mogul Sheldon Adelson might be history's dumbest gambler. But don't worry: He recouped his cash, and ...

Peter H. Stone

Sheldon Adelson Spent Far More On Campaign Than Previously Known

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter H. Stone | Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson vowed to spend as much as $100 million to defeat President Barack Obama and help the GOP take control of ...

Adelson Company Scrutinized For Suspicious Transaction

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics

(Repeats story first sent on Friday) By Joseph Menn and Peter Henderson and Farah Master SAN FRANCISCO/MACAU, Aug 24 (Re...

Leaked Documents Link Romney Money To Some Shady Business

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 08.23.2012 | Business

A treasure trove of leaked documents about Mitt Romney's finances may not contain earth-shattering revelations, but could at least make life awkward f...

GOP Money Man's Casino Company Under Investigation For Money-Laundering

Reuters | Posted 10.04.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Las Vegas Sands Corp, controlled by billionaire Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, is the target of a federal investigatio...

Mega GOP Donor Being Investigated For Suspicious Activities

ProPublica | Matt Isaacs, Lowell Bergman and Stephen Engelberg | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

by Matt Isaacs, Lowell Bergman and Stephen Engelberg July 16, 2012, 11:30 a.m.This story was co-published with PBS' "Frontline." A decade ago gambling...

Jewish Democratic Council Tells Romney To Forgo Adelson Donations Over Prostitution Scandal

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics

The National Jewish Democratic Council is calling on Mitt Romney and other 2012 Republican candidates to stop accepting donations from billionaire She...

Donations From Casino Owner Could Embarrass GOP Candidates

Reuters | Peter Henderson and James Pomfret | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

SAN FRANCISCO/MACAU, China, Feb 8 (Reuters) - It's never good for the candidate when a big donor runs afoul of the law - as President Barack Obama le...

Casino Billionaire Wins Libel Damages After Being Called "Cut-Throat, Ruthless and Despicable"

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

American casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson won damages in London's High Court Wednesday after a newspaper accused him of "cut-throat, ruthless and de...