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  • Cuomo administration inks agreement with developer to build convention center at Aqueduct racetrack

    01/06/2012 1:52:21 PM PST · by george76 · 7 replies
    NEW YORK DAILY NEWS ^ | January 5 2012 | Kenneth Lovett
    Malaysian firm pledges $4 billion to build country's largest convention center in Queens. On Tuesday, the Cuomo administration quietly inked a letter of agreement for the project with the operator of the Aqueduct racino... the Malaysia-based casino operator pledged to invest $4 billion to build the 3.8 million-square-foot facility
  • Great Grandmother Strip-Searched At N.Y. Casino

    11/13/2007 2:22:30 PM PST · by ml/nj · 7 replies · 83+ views ^ | Nov 12, 2007 | John Slattery
    Woman, 65, Furious Over Treatment At Yonkers Raceway YONKERS (CBS) ― A great-grandmother from Mount Vernon is filing suit for allegedly being strip searched at the Yonkers Raceway casino. As CBS 2 HD has learned, the angry woman says it was over a winner's slip that was missing. Myrna Jones is appalled at the way she was treated. "I felt just humiliated, embarrassed," Jones said. The 65-year-old said it was 13 months ago Monday when she was with friends at the Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway. She was playing video slot machines. Jones says she was playing $1 slot...