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Casino panel hopes record $35M Wynn fine serves as deterrent

May. 1, 2019 9:25 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The record $35.5 million in fines Massachusetts imposed on Wynn Resorts and its CEO reflect the many violations uncovered but are also meant to serve as a deterrent as the nascent state casino industry takes shape, Massachusetts regulators said Wednesday. The state's Gaming Commission on...

Idaho, Oregon reach agreement on hydroelectric project

Apr. 23, 2019 2:45 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho and Oregon have reached an agreement on a hydroelectric project on the Snake River that requires an Idaho utility to spend about $312 million on water quality and habitat improvements. Idaho Republican Gov. Brad Little and Oregon Democratic Gov. Kate Brown in separate news...