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'I Want To See A Casino Approved'

Mayor Rob Ford's executive committee has approved a motion that will move the debate over whether Toronto should host a casino in the downtown core, or Exhibition Place, to city council. The vote pas...
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Show Me The Money

TORONTO - The fate of a new casino and convention centre proposed for Toronto could hinge on whether the province is willing to split the revenues generated by the facility equally with the city.A new...
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Agreeing To Disagree

TORONTO - Toronto's mayor says his first official meeting with Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne was "productive," though they didn't see eye-to-eye on everything.Rob Ford says they discussed several top...
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Should Toronto Have A Casino? No Way

A mega-casino will be built in downtown Toronto if we don't stop it. City council will be voting on this in the next six weeks. This is really happening and it's happening now. You don't have to be opposed to legalized gambling or casinos in general to not want one in our city. Here's why it's a bad idea.
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Change My Mind: Should Toronto Bet on a Casino?

Toronto has become a world-class city, making it an obvious target location for a blockbuster tourist attraction: a casino. Mayor Rob Ford famously supported the bid by MGM Resorts to put an entertainment complex at Toronto's Exhibition Place, but many city councillors claim the complex would play Russian roulette with the city's urban infrastructure. Alan Feldman, the Senior Vice President of Public Affairs at MGM Resorts International sees a casino as more ca-ching for the city and its residents, while Toronto Councillor Mike Layton argues the complex would deal Torontonians and tourists a losing hand. Where do you put your money?
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Big Player Eyeing Toronto

Representatives from MGM Resorts International are interested in adding a Las Vegas-style casino and entertainment complex to Toronto. The company, which operates some of Las Vegas's best-known casin...
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How Toronto Gets Cash For Subway?

Toronto Coun. Doug Ford said Thursday it was time to think "outside the box" to find new ways to fund an extension to the Sheppard subway line. Among the possibilities mentioned were a casino in his...
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Tories Slam Toronto Casino Idea

TORONTO - Ontario's cash-strapped Liberals should think twice before rolling the dice on a casino in the heart of the province's most populous city to help slay their massive $16-billion deficit, Oppo...