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eBay Removes Trump Taj Mahal Sign Amidst Law Enforcement Probe

eBay Removes Trump Taj Mahal Sign Amidst Law Enforcement Probe

Online auction had already yielded $7500

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/22/2017

Just How Successful Was Upstate New York’s New River’s Casino?

Just How Successful Was Upstate New York’s New River’s Casino?

27 million wagered in its first five days of business

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/20/2017

Can GVC Holdings Bring Back The ‘Party’ In 2017?

Multinational gaming group GVC Holdings is eyeing up a strong recovery in 2017, following on from a year that brought both highs and lows. The Isle of Man-based company behind famous names like partycasino and Sportingbet experienced soaring share prices, hitting highs of 770.00GBX in October in recognition of its continuing strong performance. But a slide in its share price over the last quarter of 2016 to 616.00GBX has cast some doubt over the direction of travel.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/16/2017

Fight at Newly Opened Casino Over Sexual Foursome Leads to Arrests

A fight over how many people should partake in a sexual romp resulted in the arrest of a Massachusetts casino at the newly opened Rivers Casino and Resort in Upstate New York.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/15/2017

2nd Man Arrested in Double Shooting at Casino

2nd Man Arrested in Double Shooting at Casino

Police have arrested a second individual the believe is responsible for shooting two victims at a popular casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/13/2017

Dramatic Police Chase Ends at Maryland Live Casino: Was Case of Mistaken Identity

Dramatic Police Chase Ends at Maryland Live Casino: Was Case of Mistaken Identity

A man chased through two Maryland counties was not involved in a carjacking and shooting that led to his arrest Saturday at the Maryland Live! Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/11/2017

Rivers Casino and Resort Opens in Upstate New York

Rivers Casino and Resort Opens in Upstate New York

A new casino has opened in upstate New York for the second time in a week.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/08/2017

Bill Would Allow Developer to Re-Open Revel Without License

A New Jersey legislator is pushing for a change to the state's gambling laws that would enable the owner of the former Revel casino to reopen it without getting a casino license.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/08/2017

Icahn to Sell Former Trump Casino, Taj Mahal

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn says he will try to sell the former Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, blaming a failed bill by the leader of New Jersey’s state senate as the last straw.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/06/2017

Police Seek Suspect in Casino Garage Shooting

Police Seek Suspect in Casino Garage Shooting

Baltimore police have arrested one individual and are seeking another in the double-shooting that occurred in the Horseshoe Casino parking garage last weekend.  

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/06/2017

Steve Wynn Ex Attorneys Barred From Suit Over Stock

Steve Wynn Ex Attorneys Barred From Suit Over Stock

The attorneys for Elaine Wynn, the ex-wife of casino mogul Steve Wynn, have been barred from participating in a stock lawsuit while considering whether to disqualify them completely. 

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/02/2017

Nevada Casinos Win About $11.3 Billion in 2016

Nevada Casinos Win About $11.3 Billion in 2016

LAS VEGAS (Associated Press) —  Nevada officials say gambling revenue in the state was up 1.3 percent in 2016 compared with the previous year.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/31/2017

MGM National Harbor Drives Record Revenue to Maryland’s Casinos

MGM National Harbor Drives Record Revenue to Maryland’s Casinos

State gaming officials say the opening of MGM National Harbor helped Maryland’s six casinos bring in record revenue.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/30/2017

Casino Magnate Steve Wynn to Become Next GOP Finance Chair

Billionaire casino mogul Steve Wynn was selected to lead the GOP fundraising operation into the 2018 midterm election at a meeting of RNC officials over the weekend

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/30/2017

Online Slots Trends in 2017

Online Slots Trends in 2017

2017 is here already and the excitement is gathering storm as players, entrepreneurs and developers look forward to a more promising year that’ll supersede the great  strides in online slots in 2016.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/30/2017

Dân Việt Nam bây giờ được chơi cờ bạc hợp pháp ở Casino

Dân Việt Nam bây giờ được chơi cờ bạc hợp pháp ở Casino

Chính quyền Việt Nam sẽ bắt đầu cho phép người dân được đánh bạc tại các sòng bạc quốc gia, nhưng với một số hạn chế.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/28/2017

Man Loses at Casino, Robs Bank, Then Returns to Gamble With Stolen Funds

Man Loses at Casino, Robs Bank, Then Returns to Gamble With Stolen Funds

A 52-year-old Charleston, West Virginia man has plead guilty to robbing a bank and using the stolen money to gamble at a casino where he had just lost all his funds.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/27/2017

Middle-class Boom set to Revitalise Macau

Middle-class Boom set to Revitalise Macau

You could be forgiven for thinking that Las Vegas is the gambling capital of the world. Well, while the city's iconic strip houses some of the most famous casinos in the world in terms of size and money generated, Las Vegas comes a very distant second to Macau. Tapping into the huge gambling culture in Asia, the Chinese-ruled territory is now beginning to attract gamblers from around the world, all keen to explore the world's largest casino complex just off the coast of mainland China.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/27/2017

Most Popular Online Slot Games

Most Popular Online Slot Games

 

The most popular online slot games are going to tend to fall into certain categories. It should be relatively easy to guess them just by looking at the online casino slot games that keep on getting made. Developers are going to look for patterns in the games that keep people coming back for more in most cases, and this is going to motivate them to create games that are in those general categories.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/26/2017

Murder Charges Dropped Against Two Poker Players in Christmas Night Casino Killing

Murder Charges Dropped Against Two Poker Players in Christmas Night Casino Killing

Former Army Ranger Fernando Duarte was shot 13 times outside casino by one of two poker players he reportedly threatened

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/26/2017

Florida Senate Moves Ahead With Major Gambling Expansion

Florida Senate Moves Ahead With Major Gambling Expansion

A dramatic expansion of gambling in Florida is moving ahead in the Florida Senate.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/26/2017

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Announces Grand Opening Details

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady Announces Grand Opening Details

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady announced today details of the grand opening of the first Las Vegas-style casino in the Capital Region.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/25/2017

Judge Compares Texas Teacher Pot Consumption in Colorado to Gambling in Vegas

Judge Compares Texas Teacher Pot Consumption in Colorado to Gambling in Vegas

A Texas judge has ruled that a former teacher should not be punished for consuming marijuana while in Colorado. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/25/2017

State of Georgia Could be Getting Two Casinos

State of Georgia Could be Getting Two Casinos

Supporters of casino gambling hope to legalize the industry in Georgia after several failed attempts in recent legislative sessions.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/24/2017

MGM National Harbor Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

MGM National Harbor Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

MGM National Harbor, the region’s hottest new destination resort casino, is celebrating Lunar New Year with festive entertainment, a vibrant Conservatory display and authentic culinary specials.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/24/2017

Three Casinos Fight for Adele With Potential of £400,000 a Night Payout

Three Casinos Fight for Adele With Potential of £400,000 a Night Payout

Recording artist Adele is being courted by three big Vegas Strip casinos: MGM, the Venetian and Caesars Resorts with what is being called the “biggest deals ever put together”. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/23/2017

Naked Man Gunned Down at Casino Identified

Naked Man Gunned Down at Casino Identified

Authorities are identifying a 57-year-old Arizona man who died and the Las Vegas police officer who shot him

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/23/2017

Why are Netent casinos the most popular online casinos?

Why are Netent casinos the most popular online casinos?

Netent is the most popular gaming provider for casino players with more than 20 years experience in developing unique games.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/23/2017

What You Can Expect from This Year's Southern Gaming Summit

What You Can Expect from This Year's Southern Gaming Summit.

This year's Southern Gaming Summit is set to be held from May 2nd to May 4th in Biloxi, Mississippi.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/23/2017

Knife Wielding Naked Man Gunned Down in Gambling Hall by Police

Knife Wielding Naked Man Gunned Down in Gambling Hall by Police

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department says one of its officers fatally shot a knife-wielding naked man when he charged the officer after not complying with the officer's commands

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/22/2017

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Bet on Next to Go in Trump Administration: Gorka, Pense Among Favorites

Bet on Next to Go in Trump Administration: Gorka, Pense Favorites

Oddsmakers are now licking their chops to offer odds on who will be next to go in the Trump administration.....but can't seem to keep up

Deputy Gets 15 Months for Extortion in Illegal Gambling Case

A former sheriff’s deputy in West Texas must serve 15 months in prison for extorting money from illegal gambling operations and tipping the businesses off to investigations.

Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

The controversy over whether Confederate statues should be toppled may be spilling over into the poker community.