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

In upstate New York, a tragedy eclipsed, but not forgotten

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In 2009, a gunman opened fire in an immigrant services center in Binghamton, killing 13. The attack manifests here in countless ways, both trivial and profound.

Brandeis cancels play amid protests over racism — and gets more backlash

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The Waltham school postponed a play after some complained the work vilified its black characters — but then free speech klaxons sounded off.

Teenage girl denied victory in boys’ tournament

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She was allowed to golf with the boys, but under the rules not allowed to beat them.

In Enfield, Conn., a bid for Amazon tinged with irony

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As in many communities across the US, the local mall was killed by Amazon and its e-retail ilk.