Mark Arsenault

Mark Arsenault covers casino development and gambling issues for The Boston Globe. He joined the newspaper in 2010 in the Washington, D.C., bureau, where he covered national politics and the U.S. Congress. He has worked at newspapers in New England since 1989, including 10 years at The Providence Journal.

Latest stories

John Henry, owner of Red Sox and the Globe, considered buying Everett casino

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Henry, who was backed by a group of potential investors, quietly investigated buying the Encore Boston Harbor hotel and casino in early 2018 and again last month.

MGM pulls out of talks with Wynn over sale of Everett casino

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Casino giant MGM Resorts is pulling out of talks with Wynn Resorts over the possible sale of Wynn’s Everett property, Encore Boston Harbor, MGM said.

Why would Wynn consider selling its Everett casino when it’s so close to opening?

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Many people are confounded that Wynn Resorts would think about selling its $2.6 billion casino along the Mystic River in Everett, just weeks away from its opening.

Wynn eyes sale of Encore casino

By , Globe Staff

The chief executives of casino giants Wynn Resorts and MGM Resorts are discussing a possible sale of Wynn’s nearly finished casino and hotel complex in Everett, Encore Boston Harbor, to MGM.