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Mississippi Casino Sues Insurer That Won’t Pay COVID-19 Loss

GULFPORT, Miss. — A Mississippi Gulf Coast casino has become one of many businesses nationwide to sue its insurer for refusing to cover business losses because of the coronavirus pandemic. Island View Casino Resort in Gulfport contends in the federal …

Native American Casino Owner Sues Lloyd’s, AIG Over Coronavirus Losses

A Native American tribe on Tuesday sued a group of insurance companies, asking a court to declare that losses it is incurring from shutting down its casinos during the coronavirus pandemic are covered by insurance. Among the defendants named in …

Circus Circus Faces Lawsuit Over 2019 Beating Death

RENO, Nev. — The husband of a California woman who was found beaten to death at a Nevada casino is suing the hotel and casino. An attorney for Robert Morris filed the lawsuit in Washoe County District Court in connection …

1 Employee Treated for Smoke in Vegas, Nevada Casino Fire

Officials say a casino employee was treated for smoke inhalation after a weekend fire in a restaurant grease duct at a Las Vegas Strip resort. A Clark County spokeswoman says firefighters quickly doused the fire a little before 9 a.m. …

Missouri Casino Reports Flood-related Losses

The St. Jo Frontier Casino was having a good financial year until the Missouri River began flooding in June. Figures from the Missouri Gaming Commission show the casino in St. Joseph reported a 5 percent increase in gross revenue in …

Boxer Floyd Mayweather Sued for Alleged Assault at Nevada Casino

A Nevada man claims boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. directed his bodyguards to attack him at a Las Vegas casino last year after the man tried to take a photograph of the undefeated champion and asked about a fight with another …