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Since voters approved a dramatic expansion of commercial gambling in the Free State, the buzz has been building over the introduction of live blackjack, craps and other table games.


Man robbed at Maryland Live Casino

(Anne Arundel County Police / Anne Arundel County Police)

Police arrest one man and are looking for two others who are said to be involved in a robbery at Maryland Live Casino.


MGM National Harbor casino on road to construction in Prince George’s with key vote

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Prince George’s Planning Board gives key approval, keeping the project on track for 2016 opening.


Appeal challenges Prince George’s board decision to let MGM casino use vacant school

State Board of Education is deciding whether Prince George’s school board violated county and state rules.

Hot roll continues for Md. casino industry

After record March, statewide revenue reaches second-highest total in April.


Work begins at MGM National Harbor site as Pr. George’s fast-tracks application process

(Courtesy of MGM Resorts International / Courtesy of MGM Resorts International )

Casino project moves expeditiously; Prince George’s Planning Board to hear MGM’s application on May 8.

Maryland Live owner teaming with rival operator in bid for N.Y. casino license

Cordish and Penn want to build a $750 million Live-branded casino resort.


Maryland amateur gets to test himself against the pros at ‘Poker Night in America’

(Katherine Frey / The Washington Post)

A Maryland man gets to compete in “Poker Night in America” against World Series champions.