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Pa. casinos' table-games revenue down slightly

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania casinos took in $58.7 million from table games last month, down just over 1 percent from January 2013.

The state collected $8.4 million in taxes.

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board released monthly figures on Tuesday.

Combined January revenue from slot machines and table games totaled about $230 million, down 7 percent from the year-ago period. State regulators say it's likely that heavy snow and bitter cold kept some gamblers away.

Table-game revenue dipped even though casinos added more than 50 games to the mix. Pennsylvania's 12 casinos now offer 1,078 table games.

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