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Maryland Casinos Brought In $72 Million In June

Maryland officials say the state's four casinos brought in more than $72 million in revenue last month.

Maryland Live! Casino in Anne Arundel County led the group with more than $56 million from slot machines and table games. That's an approximately 10 percent increase from June 2013.

Hollywood Casino Perryville generated just over $7 million from slots and table games, about a 10 percent decline compared to last June.

Casino at Ocean Downs brought in more than $4.8 million from slot machines, a slight decrease from June 2013.

And Rocky Gap Casino Resort generated about $3.7 million from slot machines and table games, an increase of more than 50 percent from this time last year.

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Not My Job: We Quiz The Duplass Brothers On Sibling Rivalry

Mark and Jay Duplass take a break from writing, directing, acting and producing to play a game called "Hating you is like hating myself."
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Florida Says Its Fruits, Vegetables Are Safe From Invasive Fruit Fly

Since September, Florida has been fighting an infestation of the Oriental fruit fly, an invasive pest that threatened more than 400 crops. The state declared the insect eradicated as of Saturday.
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For Nevada Democrats, A Lot Will Depend On Latino Voters

How instrumental is Nevada's Latino community in next week's race there between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders? NPR's Linda Wertheimer asks Nevada state senator Ruben Kihuen.
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Colonialism Comment Puts Facebook Under Scrutiny

A Facebook board member lambasted a decision by regulators in India, the social network's second-largest market. He thereby sparked new scrutiny of Facebook's intentions in that country.

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