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New York Casinos

True Expectations: Catskill Casinos Mean Jobs, Period.

Steven Kurlander | Posted 11.12.2014 | New York
Steven Kurlander

Once upon a time, there was a popular slogan in the Catskills that summed up the reason why most residents living the antithesis of the American Dream in the region favored the building of casinos in the once renown resort area.

How to Reuse a Casino

Chloe Taft | Posted 11.08.2014 | Business
Chloe Taft

Multinational casino corporations are leaving town for more profitable business opportunities elsewhere. Adapting closed resorts could address the inequalities that plague many American cities by converting luxury hotels into affordable housing.

Ticket to a New York Casino License Is on the Chinatown Bus

Chloe Taft | Posted 09.01.2014 | New York
Chloe Taft

What's left unsaid is that unparalleled sources of casino revenue come, in particular, from New York's Chinatowns. Industry strategists firmly believe Asian gamblers have a higher propensity for wagering large sums of money.

New York Voters Approve Of 7 New Casinos

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.06.2013 | New York

A ballot measure allowing seven new casinos in New York state was approved by voters Tuesday. Governor Andrew Cuomo says that the plan will bring ...

The 6 Propositions On Tuesday's Ballot

| Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

By Colby Hamilton CIVIC CENTER -- Voters on Tuesday will be asked to vote on six ballot proposals that range from allowing casinos across New York ...

A Call to Action: Rally 'For' and Support Legalized Gaming in Catskills and New York State

Steven Kurlander | Posted 10.07.2013 | New York
Steven Kurlander

During the last 40 years, one of the hopes to revitalize our Catskill Mountains has been the legalization of gaming in New York State and the building of casinos in Sullivan and Ulster Counties.

Crapping Out in New York: 2.0

Dave Colavito | Posted 07.20.2013 | New York
Dave Colavito

A disproportionately large savings can be realized by assisting those gamblers regain control of their lives, rather than creating more of them. I thought that's what government was supposed to do?

Cuomo: Referendum On NY Casinos Could Be Delayed

Newsday | Yancey Roy | Posted 07.02.2013 | New York

ALBANY -- Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday that the state could put off a casino referendum until 2014, instead of this year, as long has been expe...

Casinos In NYC?

Newsday | Yancey Roy | Posted 04.02.2013 | New York

ALBANY -- State legislative leaders aren't embracing Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's proposal to limit new casinos to three upstate locations, saying Long Isla...

Cuomo Outlines Budget Plans Including Hurricane Sandy Recovery

| Posted 01.23.2013 | New York

By Jill Colvin, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled his 2013 budget plan Tuesday, including billions ...

Could Sandy Help New York's Gambling Expansion?

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 02.13.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Anti-gambling forces fear that the economic losses from Superstorm Sandy could help efforts to expand casino gambling in New York...

'I Lost $300... So Yes, I Broke The Machine'

New York Times | SARAH MASLIN NIR | Posted 09.12.2012 | Money

Along with over 5,000 blinking, whirring digital gambling machines, the new Resorts World Casino, opponents predicted, would bring a surge of crime to...

A Casino In NYC?

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 06.05.2012 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- The world's top developers will soon compete to propose a convention center and casino in or close to New York City, possibly includin...

Why Gov. Cuomo Seized the Reins of New York's Slipping Sport of Kings

Dan Collins | Posted 07.25.2012 | New York
Dan Collins

A likely reason the governor has taken over horse racing in New York stems from a desire to bring gambling casinos into the state big time, and Cuomo wants to get his hands on all the existing pieces of legal gaming in New York.

Cuomo Wins With His Pension Deal

Dominic Carter | Posted 05.16.2012 | New York
Dominic Carter

If I told you during the campaign that Governor Andrew Cuomo would have major, unprecedented first-year accomplishments, and then would set the bar high in year two, wouldn't you ask what was in my coffee?

U.S. States Race To Build Casinos As They Scramble For Revenue

AP | By DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 01.15.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- A Malaysian company's plan to build a $4 billion convention center and big-time casino on the outskirts of New York City could be the bigg...

A GAMBLE

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 03.06.2012 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — A privately funded plan to build the nation's biggest convention center in New York City with 3,000 hotel rooms and an inside tra...

Cuomo Considering Bringing Casinos To New York

AP | By MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 10.10.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- New York may yet have commercial, non-Indian casinos as part of a comprehensive gambling plan, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday. The fi...