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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

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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

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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

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Casino Patron Sues After Being Punched By Officer

A lawsuit by a Livonia man claims he was sucker-punched by a Detroit cop as he was being led out of the MGM Grand Casino.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2011

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Greektown Casino-Hotel Gets A Makeover

The Greektown Casino-Hotel in Detroit is getting a new look.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2011

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State Rep.: Welfare Limiting Bills Are “Common Sense Legislation”

A state representative from Macomb County called legislation passed by the Michigan House that limits the use of welfare assistance a “common sense” decision.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2011