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Non-Indian casino near nation's capital rakes in $42M in revenue in three weeks

Non-Indian casino near nation's capital rakes in $42M in revenue in three weeks (January 30, 2017)

The $1.4 billion MGM National Harbor helped the state of Maryland shatter its gaming revenue records.

Non-Indian firm set to open $1.4B casino outside of nation's capital

Non-Indian firm set to open $1.4B casino outside of nation's capital (December 1, 2016)

In just a week's time, a massive gaming and entertainment facility will be open right outside of Washington, D.C.

Non-Indian gaming firm announces opening for big casino near D.C.

Non-Indian gaming firm announces opening for big casino near D.C. (October 3, 2016)

The MGM National Harbor is located in Maryland, less than 10 miles from the U.S. Capitol.

Casino company in battle with tribes gears up two major projects

Casino company in battle with tribes gears up two major projects (March 28, 2016)

MGM Resorts International is building a $950 million casino in Massachusetts and is preparing to open a $1.3 billion casino resort right outside of Washington, D.C.

'Secret' park in Maryland was once eyed for Shawnee casino

'Secret' park in Maryland was once eyed for Shawnee casino (September 14, 2015)

A developer was talking to the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma but a deal never materialized.

Maryland sees 19 percent increase in lottery and casino revenue

Maryland sees 19 percent increase in lottery and casino revenue (August 11, 2015)

The state took in $1 billion in the last fiscal year -- $525 million from the lottery and another $487 million from five gaming facilities.

MGM  on track to complete $1.2B casino near US Capitol next year

MGM on track to complete $1.2B casino near US Capitol next year (March 2, 2015)

The casino at National Harbor will feature 3,600 slot machines, 140 table games, a 300-room hotel, a 3,000-seat venue, several restaurants and retail shops.

Poll finds growth in negative views about gaming in Maryland

Poll finds growth in negative views about gaming in Maryland (February 16, 2015)

The state is home to five casinos and a sixth one, less than 10 miles from the U.S. Capitol, is on the way.

Gaming company fights federal recognition for Pamunkey Tribe

Gaming company fights federal recognition for Pamunkey Tribe (December 1, 2014)

MGM Resorts International is building a $925 million casino less than 10 miles from the U.S. Capitol.

Mohegan Tribe passed over for second casino in Pennsylvania

Mohegan Tribe passed over for second casino in Pennsylvania (November 19, 2014)

The license instead went to the operators of an existing commercial facility in Maryland.

Revenues at commercial casinos in Maryland grew 33 percent

Revenues at commercial casinos in Maryland grew 33 percent (October 13, 2014)

The state is home to five casinos and a sixth one near Washington, D.C., will open in 2016.

Opinion: America's gaming industry reaches a saturation point

Opinion: America's gaming industry reaches a saturation point (September 25, 2014)

As commercial casinos close and tribes in some states deal with declining revenues, writer argues that certain gaming markets have already become saturated.

Caesars Entertainment debuts $442M urban casino in Baltimore

Caesars Entertainment debuts $442M urban casino in Baltimore (August 26, 2014)

Caesars Entertainment is opening a $442 million casino in the heart of Baltimore, Maryland, tonight.

MGM Resorts moves quickly on casino near Washington DC

MGM Resorts moves quickly on casino near Washington DC (April 21, 2014)

MGM Resorts International has started preparatory work on a $925 million casino near Washington, D.C.

MGM Resorts expected to start work on casino by DC in summer

MGM Resorts expected to start work on casino by DC in summer (February 21, 2014)

MGM Resorts International submitted building plans for its casino near Washington, D.C., and could start work on the $925 million facility this summer.

Virginia lawmakers consider bill to authorize gaming facility

Virginia lawmakers consider bill to authorize gaming facility (February 5, 2014)

Lawmakers in Virginia are considering a bill to authorize a casino, a move that would open up gaming for any federally recognized tribes in the state.

MGM Resorts wins license for gaming facility by Washington DC

MGM Resorts wins license for gaming facility by Washington DC (December 23, 2013)

The Maryland Video Lottery Facility Location Commission awarded a license to MGM Resorts International to build a $925 million gaming facility right outside of Washington, D.C.

Maryland  weighs bids for casino not far from Washington DC

Maryland weighs bids for casino not far from Washington DC (September 26, 2013)

The Maryland Video Lottery Facility Location Commission will be holding three public hearings next month as part of the process for a new gaming facility just outside of Washington, D.C.

More competition in Northeast with table games in Rhode Island

More competition in Northeast with table games in Rhode Island (November 8, 2012)

Voters in Rhode Island authorized table games at a slot machine facility, bringing more competition to the growing gaming market in the Northeast. Casino-style facilities are now legal in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York and Maryland. That's seen as...

Voters in Maryland authorize expansion for commercial gaming

Voters in Maryland authorize expansion for commercial gaming (November 7, 2012)

Voters in Maryland approved Question 7 on Tuesday, authorizing an expansion of commercial gaming facilities. Three slot machine sites will be allowed to stay open 24 hours a day. They will also be able to add dice and card games....

Developer wants to build major casino near Washington, DC

Developer wants to build major casino near Washington, DC (February 17, 2012)

The developer behind the National Harbor, a hotel, convention and entertainment facility just outside of Washington, D.C., wants to build a $1 billion casino at the site. Slot machines are allowed at five sites in Maryland. Prince George County, where...

Gaming executives cite increasing    East Coast competition

Gaming executives cite increasing East Coast competition (May 26, 2010)

The gaming market in the East Coast is getting more and more competitive, executives said. Connecticut has two tribal casinos. Rhode Island has a racetrack with slot machines. New York has tribal casinos, racetracks and a slots parlor on the...

Poll shows Maryland voters support slot machines

Poll shows Maryland voters support slot machines (October 22, 2008)

A new Washington Post poll shows 62 percent of voters in Maryland support a ballot measure to legalize slot machines. Question 2 authorizes as many as 15,000 machines at five locations. Supporters say revenue would generate $600 million for state...