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 a city with fraught racial past, a day of protest against hatred and bigotry

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Throngs on Boston Common chanted — sometimes angrily, often profanely — against Nazis, racism, the KKK, and fascists.

In a small N.H. town, it’s hard to hire a hit man without drawing attention

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The police tapes, played in court earlier this month, revealed a riveting tale of a broken family and the ultimate betrayal, allegedly masterminded by a 5-foot-3 octogenarian.

Would you take kids to protest Saturday’s ‘free speech’ rally?

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Like a lot of civically-active parents, Doyle has to balance concerns over safety with her sense of duty to raise her children to stand up for what is right.

John Henry wants the Red Sox to ‘lead the effort’ to rename Yawkey Way

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The team’s owner said he is “haunted” by the racist history of former owner Tom Yawkey.