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Howard Stutz

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Howard Stutz writes the weekly column Inside Gaming, reflecting what is happening in the industry. It appears Sunday and Wednesday in Business

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When Castro took over Cuba in 1959, the mafia left that country. They took their money and their casinos and headed for Las Vegas, their other home away from home.

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