Virg Bernero (WWJ Photo, File)

Tribe Calls On Lansing Mayor To Apologize For ‘Racial Slurs’

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe wants Virg Bernero to issue a formal apology after he reportedly used profanity and racial slurs at a fundraiser last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2012

13 Hurt In Collapse At Casino Construction Site

A partial collapse at a Cincinnati casino, being construction in part by Detroit-based Rock Gaming, has sent 13 people to the hospital with injuries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2012

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Plans Would Bring Casino-Style Venues To Kalamazoo

Plans are in the works for venues in Kalamazoo to allow nonprofits to host black jack, poker and other casino-style games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012

A dealer hands out chips at a table at the MGM Grand Detroit casino. (Getty Images, File)

Charlie Langton: Lansing Mayor Tells Casino Opponents To ‘Screw Off’

“Oh, boo-hoo, Oh, boo-hoo,” Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero said. “Really, you mean in a tough economy people make mistakes? Please. This is nothing but avarice and greed.”

CBS Sports Radio 1270–01/24/2012

Plans Call For Casino In Downtown Lansing

A $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing could create about 2,200 jobs and help fund scholarships for area students, according to backers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2012

Casino Gambling Coming To Toledo

Ohio leaders are hoping to cut into the traffic and the cash that flows out of their state and into the Michigan and Windsor casinos.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2011

MGM Grand Detroit Employees Ratify 4-Year Contract

Detroit’s MGM Grand Casino and union workers have finally reached an agreement after weeks of negotiations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2011

A dealer hands out chips at a table at the MGM Grand Detroit casino. (Getty Images, File)

MGM Casino Workers Reject Tentative Contract

It’s back to the bargaining table at the MGM Grand-Detroit Casino, after workers voted to reject a tentative contract agreement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2011

A dealer hands out chips at a table at the MGM Grand Detroit casino. (Getty Images, File)

Attorney: Detroit Casino Cop ‘Beat My Client Mercilessly’

A second civil suit claiming physical abuse by officers assigned to a Detroit casino has been filed against the city and its police department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011

Detroit Police (WWJ Photo)

Restricted Duty For Officer Accused Of Beating Man

Detroit’s police chief said he has ordered restricted duty for a police officer who is being sued over allegations that he hit a man without reason while escorting him from a casino.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2011