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The Tyee
Harper's Shadow over Today's Conservativesan avowed supporter of Donald Trump. In April, Harper spoke at an event for Re
Harper's Shadow over Today's Conservatives
The Tyee / Posted 14 minutes ago
an avowed supporter of Donald Trump. In April, Harper spoke at an event for Republican big wigs hosted by casino magnate Sheldon Adelson at his home. Adelson is one of the main contributors to Conservative causes in the United States, spending a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 minutes ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 minutes ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 29 minutes ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC Philadelphia / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC New York
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC New York / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC Chicago
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC Chicago / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC Washington
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC Washington / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC Bay Area / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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NBC San Diego
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' Unites Republicans Squeamish About Trump
NBC San Diego / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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The Columbian
’Never Hillary’ unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton’s possible Supreme Court picks with Trump’s, as well as their approache
’Never Hillary’ unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
Clinton’s possible Supreme Court picks with Trump’s, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted an hour ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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Philly.com
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
Philly.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
20 related stories
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 hours ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
20 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 hours ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
20 related stories
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about TrumpClinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approache
'Never Hillary' unifies Republicans squeamish about Trump
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 hours ago
Clinton's possible Supreme Court picks with Trump's, as well as their approaches to economic and immigration policies. Sheldon Adelson, a billionaire casino executive whose top issue is the protection of Israel, urged reluctant Republican Jews... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Why corporate America is having a hard time jumping on the Trump trainwith the exception of a relatively small number of corporate leaders, such as o
Why corporate America is having a hard time jumping on the Trump train
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 hours ago
with the exception of a relatively small number of corporate leaders, such as oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens and casino mogul Sheldon Adelson, the business world by and large has been laying low, unwilling to associate publicly with a man whose highly... Read more
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The Atlantic
The $300 Million Fund No One Wantsfrom a small amount of super PAC spending. What’s more, with the nomination in
The $300 Million Fund No One Wants
The Atlantic / Posted 9 hours ago
from a small amount of super PAC spending. What’s more, with the nomination in sight, big-money Republican donors like Sheldon Adelson are looking at how they can support Trump most effectively without running afoul of his super PAC... Read more
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CNN
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?go out and buy the newspaper, rather than fight it. After losing a major SLAPP
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?
CNN / Posted 19 hours ago
go out and buy the newspaper, rather than fight it. After losing a major SLAPP suit (that loss is on appeal) casino magnate Sheldon Adelson simply purchased the Las Vegas Review Journal. After casino mogul Steve Wynn lost one last year, he lobbied... Read more
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CNN
Role reversal: GOP unites behind Trump, Democrats in disarrayin recent weeks, allegedly told donors to stand behind their nominee (Graham di
Role reversal: GOP unites behind Trump, Democrats in disarray
CNN / Posted 19 hours ago
in recent weeks, allegedly told donors to stand behind their nominee (Graham disputed the account). Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson penned an op-ed proclaiming that Trump was the Republican candidate and thus his man. Most ominously for... Read more
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Canberra Times
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under firenastiness of the primaries – his in particular – is that some of the usual mone
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under fire
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
nastiness of the primaries – his in particular – is that some of the usual moneybags will not be donating. Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson says he's in for his usual tens of millions of dollars; Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone implied that he too... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under firenastiness of the primaries – his in particular – is that some of the usual mone
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under fire
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 hours ago
nastiness of the primaries – his in particular – is that some of the usual moneybags will not be donating. Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson says he's in for his usual tens of millions of dollars; Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone implied that he too... Read more
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The Age
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under fire– is that some of the usual moneybags will not be donating. Trump in North Dak
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under fire
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
– is that some of the usual moneybags will not be donating. Trump in North Dakota on Thursday. Photo: AP Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson says he's in for his usual tens of millions of dollars; Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone implied that he too... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under fire– is that some of the usual moneybags will not be donating. Trump in North Dak
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under fire
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
– is that some of the usual moneybags will not be donating. Trump in North Dakota on Thursday. Photo: AP Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson says he's in for his usual tens of millions of dollars; Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone implied that he too... Read more
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WA Today
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under firenastiness of the primaries – his in particular – is that some of the usual mone
Donald Trump's funding deal with Republican party already under fire
WA Today / Posted 21 hours ago
nastiness of the primaries – his in particular – is that some of the usual moneybags will not be donating. Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson says he's in for his usual tens of millions of dollars; Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone implied that he too... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?go out and buy the newspaper, rather than fight it. After losing a major SLAPP
Is Peter Thiel right about Gawker?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 22 hours ago
go out and buy the newspaper, rather than fight it. After losing a major SLAPP suit (that loss is on appeal) casino magnate Sheldon Adelson simply purchased the Las Vegas Review Journal. After casino mogul Steve Wynn lost one last year, he lobbied... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Gawker, Hulk Hogan and the One Percenters’ War on Newsthe latest example of the ultra-rich secretly trying to control the flow of new
Gawker, Hulk Hogan and the One Percenters’ War on News
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
the latest example of the ultra-rich secretly trying to control the flow of news and information. Casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson has insisted he isn’t influencing news coverage of the Las Vegas Review-Journal – the newspaper he bought... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gawker, Hulk Hogan and the One Percenters’ War on Newsthe latest example of the ultra-rich secretly trying to control the flow of new
Gawker, Hulk Hogan and the One Percenters’ War on News
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
the latest example of the ultra-rich secretly trying to control the flow of news and information. Casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson has insisted he isn’t influencing news coverage of the Las Vegas Review-Journal – the newspaper he bought... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Zelizer: GOP unites behind Trump, Democrats in disarrayin recent weeks, allegedly told donors to stand behind their nominee (Graham di
Zelizer: GOP unites behind Trump, Democrats in disarray
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
in recent weeks, allegedly told donors to stand behind their nominee (Graham disputed the account). Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson penned an op-ed proclaiming that Trump was the Republican candidate and thus his man. Most ominously for... Read more
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Slate
No, Peter Thiel, Gawker Is Not “a Singularly Terrible Bully.” You Are.usually by pulling their advertising from the outlets in question, occasionally
No, Peter Thiel, Gawker Is Not “a Singularly Terrible Bully.” You Are.
Slate / Posted yesterday
usually by pulling their advertising from the outlets in question, occasionally by purchasing those outlets (calling Sheldon Adelson), and often by suing. But it takes a special kind of vindictiveness to devise a long-term scheme to punish a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Trump's Neo-Nazi And Jewish Backers Are Both Convinced He's Secretly On Their SideRepublican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson, for whom support of Israel is the key is
Trump's Neo-Nazi And Jewish Backers Are Both Convinced He's Secretly On Their Side
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson, for whom support of Israel is the key issue in selecting a candidate to back, endorsed Trump shortly after Ioffe filed a police report over the death threats she'd received from his supporters. Ari Fleischer,... Read more
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J Weekly
u.s. shortsI’ve been invited by numerous countries to go.” The RJC trip reportedly is bei
u.s. shorts
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
I’ve been invited by numerous countries to go.” The RJC trip reportedly is being planned at the behest of casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, a leading Republican donor who has pledged his support to Trump. Adelson has urged other Jewish Republican... Read more
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Variety
Why Gawker Versus Peter Thiel Isn’t Just About Gawkerwrong. Or do I? If you think I’m being hyperbolic, I’m not. Amazon’s Jeff Bezo
Why Gawker Versus Peter Thiel Isn’t Just About Gawker
Variety / Posted yesterday
wrong. Or do I? If you think I’m being hyperbolic, I’m not. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos now owns the Washington Post. Magnate Sheldon Adelson is the owner of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, which he appears to be gutting like a fish. And as many... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s How Donald Trump Is Like Every Other Candidatewas one of his selling points. When a rival went the usual route of appealing t
Here’s How Donald Trump Is Like Every Other Candidate
Fortune / Posted yesterday
was one of his selling points. When a rival went the usual route of appealing to big-spending supporters like casino magnet Sheldon Adelson, Trump said it would make him a “perfect little puppet.” Holding big fundraisers and currying favors from... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Prominent Jewish donors join Trump’s victory fundis set to headline his first fundraiser Tuesday evening in Albuquerque, New Mex
Prominent Jewish donors join Trump’s victory fund
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
is set to headline his first fundraiser Tuesday evening in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Last week, GOP megadonor Sheldon Adelson implored Republican Jewish leaders to support Trump’s presidential bid. “Like many of you, I do not agree... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Pro-Israel heavyweights push hard for two statesyear in which much media attention on pro-Israel voices is focused on Republica
Pro-Israel heavyweights push hard for two states
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
year in which much media attention on pro-Israel voices is focused on Republican mega-donors such as casino magnate Sheldon Adelson and hedge funder Paul Singer, who have sharply hawkish outlooks. Adelson, who endorsed Trump this month —... Read more
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Business Insider
A Facebook board member is launching 'weapons-grade attacks on America’s free press' and people are furiousours): If Thiel’s strategy works against Gawker, it could be used by any billi
A Facebook board member is launching 'weapons-grade attacks on America’s free press' and people are furious
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
ours): If Thiel’s strategy works against Gawker, it could be used by any billionaire against any media organization. Sheldon Adelson, Donald Trump, the list goes on and on. Up until now, they’ve mostly been content suing news organizations as... Read more
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Mashable
Gawker, Thiel, Hogan and the worrisome trend of media intimidationInstead, he found someone with a better case: professional wrestler Hulk Hogan.
Gawker, Thiel, Hogan and the worrisome trend of media intimidation
Mashable / Posted yesterday
Instead, he found someone with a better case: professional wrestler Hulk Hogan. Those examples pale in comparison to Sheldon Adelson. Instead of going the litigation route, the casino magnate secretly bought the Las Vegas Review-Journal, one... Read more
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PhysOrg
Phones fuel great growth potential for US Internet gamblingthe greatest threat to the fledgling Internet gambling industry: the avowed opp
Phones fuel great growth potential for US Internet gambling
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
the greatest threat to the fledgling Internet gambling industry: the avowed opposition to it from casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, who has promised to spend as much as it takes to enact a legislative ban on it in the United... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Is public money for possible Raiders stadium fair?stadium would give the city enough gravity to draw the Raiders here. The Sands
Is public money for possible Raiders stadium fair?
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
stadium would give the city enough gravity to draw the Raiders here. The Sands Corporation, led by chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson, wants to build a $1.4 billion stadium. The Raiders would pay $500 million. Sands would chip in $150... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Phones fuel great growth potential for US Internet gamblingthe greatest threat to the fledgling Internet gambling industry: the avowed opp
Phones fuel great growth potential for US Internet gambling
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
the greatest threat to the fledgling Internet gambling industry: the avowed opposition to it from casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, who has promised to spend as much as it takes to enact a legislative ban on it in the United... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
It’s time for Raiders to join Bay Area victory partyteam in Oakland, and there will be no need for him to keep playing these silly
It’s time for Raiders to join Bay Area victory party
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
team in Oakland, and there will be no need for him to keep playing these silly games with Carson or the Los Angeles Rams or Sheldon Adelson. If Davis can’t work things out with Oakland, maybe Ronnie Lott and Rodney Peete’s group of predominantly... Read more
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USA Today
Bell: Raiders look ready to cash in on Las Vegas betHe’s pledged $500 million toward a domed stadium (including $200 million from a
Bell: Raiders look ready to cash in on Las Vegas bet
USA Today / Posted yesterday
He’s pledged $500 million toward a domed stadium (including $200 million from an NFL loan), with Sands Corporation CEO Sheldon Adelson and Majestic Realty to pony up $150 million. More than half of the projected stadium cost, $750 million,... Read more
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Island Packet
Phones fuel great growth potential for US Internet gamblingthe greatest threat to the fledgling Internet gambling industry: the avowed opp
Phones fuel great growth potential for US Internet gambling
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
the greatest threat to the fledgling Internet gambling industry: the avowed opposition to it from casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, who has promised to spend as much as it takes to enact a legislative ban on it in the United... Read more
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The Express-Times
What types of gambling should Pa. legalize?lounges and off-track betting parlors. Some casino owners would like to get in
What types of gambling should Pa. legalize?
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
lounges and off-track betting parlors. Some casino owners would like to get into online gambling and sports betting. Sheldon Adelson, owner of the Sands Casino Resorts Bethlehem, isn't one of them. He has steadfastly opposed online... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Harper will step down as MP before Parliament’s fall sessionBen, is studying at Queen’s University in Kingston. He recently attended an ev
Harper will step down as MP before Parliament’s fall session
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Ben, is studying at Queen’s University in Kingston. He recently attended an event at the Las Vegas home of casino owner Sheldon Adelson, who was hosting a meeting of the Republican Jewish Coalition. Mr. Harper’s office said he attended... Read more
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