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

Everett casino to donate $100,000 to residents affected by pipeline explosion

By , Globe Staff

Matt Maddox, CEO of Wynn Resorts, announced the pledge Monday at the opening of the Greater Boston Gaming Career Institute.

In explosions’ wake, get your insurance claim started promptly

By , Globe Staff

Just hours after a succession of gas explosions on Thursday, insurance companies were already fielding calls on claims related to the disaster.

Springfield’s new MGM casino shows a veteran card counter the door

By , Globe Staff

In the 400-year history of Massachusetts, Tommy Hyland can claim a rare distinction: He’s among the very first to be thrown out of a state-licensed business for doing math in his head.

Clergy abuse scandal widens and deepens

By , Globe Staff

The devastating grand jury report on Catholic clergy sex abuse in Pennsylvania has sent fresh tremors through Catholic communities across the country.