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Elizabeth Warren

article BLOG: Elizabeth Warren’s human shield (8/23/2019)
(Iowa) -- Have you noticed that nobody in the Democratic field ever attacks Elizabeth Warren? Sure, a few of the more centrist candidates -- Michael Bennet, Joe Biden,...
article BLOG: Elizabeth Warren's wealth tax is popular. But voters worry it won't fly. (7/22/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Democrats draw surprisingly strong bipartisan support from voters for their most ambitious economic overhaul proposals. But some of those same...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Online Gaming

article BLOG: How big has the gambling industry become? (8/22/2019)
(Worldwide) -- It doesn’t matter if you are an avid gambler or you are just starting out, there is a good chance that you have tried online gambling. At the very...
1 Article on this Issue

Wire Act

article VLOG: This Week in Gambling: Justic Department appeals Wire Act decision (8/21/2019)
(USA) -- The New Hampshire Lottery won a major victory in U.S. District Court earlier this year when it was determined that the Wire Act only applied to sports betting....
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Sports Betting

article BLOG: US Sportsbooks Hit $10 Billion In Collective Betting Handle (8/20/2019)
(USA) -- With the repeal of PASPA being over a year removed, there were many gambling experts and analysts who expected legal sports betting to take off immediately.
article When Will Online Sports Betting Be Legal? Projections for All 50 States (8/7/2019)
(USA) -- It’s been a year since the Supreme Court struck down the federal ban on sports betting, allowing states to legalize it if they wish. So where do we stand a year...
article Breaking Down The Rise and Fall of Legendz Sportsbook, Part II (8/1/2019)
(USA) -- This is the second in a periodic series for Legal Sports Report looking at famous sports betting cases, how the cases came together and how they eventually...
article The Week In Sports Betting: A New Deal For FanDuel; Two More For DraftKings (7/29/2019)
(USA) -- It’s a brand new week, ladies and gents, and the first one with a meaningful football game since February — unless you include the short-lived...
article BLOG: The Growth of the Sports Gambling Industry (7/16/2019)
(USA) -- Just this spring alone, US citizens spent a whopping $8.5 billion betting on a single sport: college basketball. The legalization of sports betting in the US...
article Legal Sports Betting Bill Schedule For June 24 – June 30 (6/25/2019)
(USA) -- Summer may have finally arrived, but which sports betting bills will beat the legislative heat and become law? Arkansas is just one week away from launching...
article The Week In Sports Betting: So New York, We’re Really Doing This Again? (6/24/2019)
(New York) -- Hello folks, and welcome back to another edition of what the heck happened in sports betting this week. Like their schoolchildren, lawmakers have mostly...
article Region-By-Region Outlook On Legal Sports Betting In U.S. (6/24/2019)
(USA) -- With legislative sessions having either ended this year or coming to a close, the current landscape for legal sports betting in the U.S. is becoming quite clear...
article GROVE REPORT 6/18: Escape From New York (reg req) (6/18/2019)
(USA) -- This week: Momentum in Michigan, how state markets are likely to diverge, and a rundown on the endgame for online sports betting in New York.
9 Total Articles on this Issue

Indian Children Welfare Act (ICWA)

article BLOG: You Guys, The Fifth Circuit Ruled *For* The Welfare Of Indian Children (8/14/2019)
(Texas) -- Texas Governor-in-Waiting/Attorney General Ken Paxton, joined by the AGs of Louisiana and Indiana, is suing in an attempt to get courts to declare that white...
1 Article on this Issue

Marijuana & Hemp

article BLOG: Industrial Hemp Economies Ahead for Indian Country (8/13/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- The USDA will release regulations in August allowing for states and Indian tribes to manage their own industrial hemp programs. With the rise in...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

article BLOG: Pregnancy Helps Jason Mercier Win Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Title (8/12/2019)
(Florida) -- Positive omens and a pregnant wife have helped Jason Mercier win his first live event in two years at the 2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open.
1 Article on this Issue

Illinois Gaming

article LEGAL BLOG: At Stake (8/12/2019)
(Illinois) -- The Illinois Gaming Board (IGB) held its monthly meeting on Thursday, August 8. The Board began by mentioning the possibility of rescheduling the September...
article BLOG: Could Bluhm’s Lightfoot ties help his city casino bid? (6/21/2019)
(Illinois) -- Chicago is finally set to get a much-anticipated casino. And it’s not just any casino, but one that could rival Las Vegas mega-casinos in size and...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

eSports

article BLOG: Why Slot Games Are One of Twitch TV’s Most Viewed Categories (8/8/2019)
(Internet) -- If you were to take a glance at the Twitch homepage right now, you’d be surprised at the insane views of the popular games you know of—...
1 Article on this Issue

Indiana Gaming

article BLOG: Indiana Sports Betting Could be Ready By Start of NFL Season (8/7/2019)
(Indiana) -- Good news for bettors in Indiana looking forward to place a bet on the Indianapolis Colts’ week one game against the San Diego Chargers, as it looks...
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Video Gaming

article Gaming’s fickle relationship with porn is holding back adult content (8/2/2019)
(Internet) -- One of my favorite adult games as a teen was a little-known visual novel called X-Change. Originally released in Japan, the game focuses on a high school...
1 Article on this Issue

Online Poker

article BLOG: WSOP Online Suffers Criticism after Successful Summer (8/1/2019)
(USA) -- The World Series of Poker hosted nine online events this summer, all of which were open to poker players in New Jersey and Nevada. All of them garnered...
1 Article on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article BLOG: What Las Vegas Looked Like the Year You Were Born (7/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- When you think of Las Vegas, you probably imagine dazzling marquees, show-stopping performances, rows of slot machines, and so much more. Get ready to...
article You can find the best of Old Vegas in these retro places (7/25/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- New life is being breathed into downtown’s Hotel Apache, which welcomed its first guests in 1932. The Las Vegas hotel at the corner of Fremont...
article BLOG: Top 10 new Las Vegas experiences I tried last week (7/22/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Last week's annual trek to Las Vegas marked the eighth time I have been fortunate enough to cover the World Series of Poker. The WSOP trip never...
article Five hidden speakeasies in Las Vegas (7/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas is known for bright lights, neon and LED signs advertising its top attractions large and loudly. But the city is also synonymous with secrets...
article BLOG: Relaxing Las Vegas Cabana at JW Marriott (7/12/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Free time during summer in Vegas usually means one thing: hanging out at the pool. It’s the best way to cool down during our triple digit days. Now...
article BLOG: Want to sneak away? Try these hidden or secret bars in Las Vegas (7/9/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- "What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas," the city likes to proclaim.
article BLOG: Why Las Vegas Is a Great Place to Go With Kids. Seriously. (7/5/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Our writer, a Las Vegas expert, has looked at the city from nearly every angle: This time, it’s through the eyes of his three young daughters. His...
article BLOG: The challenges of building in Las Vegas (7/1/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Amenities expectations from guests, bank-lending attitudes and the city’s conference calendar make the Las Vegas market different from any other and...
article BLOG: Palms Casino Resort Las Vegas (6/12/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The Palms Casino Resort, known as ‘Palms’ is internationally recognised for its exceptional accommodations, high energy night life, and pools...
9 Total Articles on this Issue

Iowa Gaming

article Iowa Could Begin Retail Sports Betting In Mid-August (7/29/2019)
(Iowa) -- The state of Iowa is moving full steam ahead toward launching in-person sports betting ahead of Week 1 of the upcoming NFL season and the beginning of college...
1 Article on this Issue

Fantasy Sports

article Reality Doesn’t Bite: How two Seattle college students created the first fantasy football magazine (sub req) (7/25/2019)
(Washington) -- In 1986, Ian Allan and Bruce Taylor, journalism students at the University of Washington in Seattle, made a life-altering decision: They started a...
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Rhode Island Gaming

article What’s next for Newport Grand? We’re about to find out (7/23/2019)
(Rhode Island) -- It’s been almost 11 months since Newport Grand closed but it appears the future of the site is about to become clearer. Carpionato Group CEO...
1 Article on this Issue

Pennsylvania Online

article FanDuel Sportsbook App Goes Live Today In Pennsylvania; Will It Dominate PA Like NJ? (7/22/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- The early leader in the New Jersey online sports betting market is coming to Pennsylvania.
article BLOG: Hollywood Casino Launches iGaming Site in Pennsylvania: What They Offer (7/22/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- A few days ago, it was announced that several online casinos would be launching this week in Pennsylvania. Among the operators launching is Hollywood...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

North Carolina Gaming

article North Carolina sports betting bill heads to House floor with the finish line in sight (7/11/2019)
(North Carolina) -- After taking a three-month-long pitstop, the North Carolina sports betting bill is entering the home stretch. North Carolina lawmakers advanced S 154...
1 Article on this Issue

Navajo Nation

article BLOG: Translating Medicare and More to Navajo Nation (7/8/2019)
(Arizona) -- How do you say “caregiver” in Navajo? Mabel Blacksheep-Hale knows: A'aha'yani'. She covers at least 2,000 miles a month in her truck...
article More than valley of rocks (6/21/2019)
(Arizona) -- Sacred land to the Navajo, whose name for it translates as valley of the rocks, Monument Valley was thrown into the limelight when director John Ford cast...
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Donald Trump

article BLOG: Who wrote the Book of Trump? The Adelsons (7/3/2019)
(Worldwide) -- On June 27th, Miriam Adelson, billionaire wife of billionaire Sheldon Adelson, proposed that the story of Donald Trump, hero and patriot, ought to be...
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Sheldon Adelson

article Eilat, the Would-Be Las Vegas of Israel (6/27/2019)
(Israel) -- Gambling in Israel has a complex status; citizens are allowed to bet on certain activities but are restricted from others. As it stands, the laws prohibit...
1 Article on this Issue

Caesars

article Eldorado CEO: Selling casinos will be part of $17.3B merger with Caesars Entertainment (6/24/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The combined Eldorado Resorts-Caesars Entertainment gaming industry behemoth announced Monday may not look the same when the $17.3 billion deal closes...
1 Article on this Issue

Food Sovereignty

article Big food’s attempt to further industrialise what we eat (6/24/2019)
(USA) -- Food is not a commodity, it is not ‘stuff’ put together mechanically and artificially in labs and factories. Food is life. Food holds the...
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Sports in Las Vegas

article BLOG: Oakland Raiders Las Vegas Stadium Truss Problem Creates Stupid Media War (6/21/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The reported “Oakland Raiders Las Vegas Stadium Truss Problem,” where it was revealed first by Las Vegas vloggers “JediRich” and...
1 Article on this Issue

Mohegan Sun

article BLOG: The Party Keeps Going At These Hot Hotels (6/13/2019)
(New York) -- It’s one thing to explore a city by day, but seeing a modern metropolis at night is a whole different experience. High-end hotels across the globe...
1 Article on this Issue

Poker

article BLOG: Fundamentals of Playing Poker Online (6/13/2019)
(Internet) -- Something that stops many poker enthusiasts from really enjoying the game competitively is the lack of theirs of proper game knowledge. Having said that,...
1 Article on this Issue

Hacked & Cyber-Attack

article Akamai: Gaming Industry a Rising Cybersecurity Target (6/12/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Gamers and the businesses that cater to them are by and large well aware that nefarious log-in attempts and other forms of credential abuse are a problem...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Boston Harbor

article Massachusetts Gaming Commission Completes Installation and Inspection of Encore Boston Harbor’s Slot Machines and Table Games (6/11/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- As Encore Boston Harbor nears official grand opening, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) has completed the installation and inspection of the...
article VIDEO: MGC Gaming Agent Training Academy prepares new class for Encore Boston Harbor opening (6/11/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- As part of the state’s ongoing regulatory preparations for the opening of its second resort casino, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission recently...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article LETTERS: Talkin' streaks (6/10/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- A shuffle through the Gaming mailbag: Q. I don’t know how you can deny that streaks are real. When I win five hands in a row in blackjack, I...
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Other News

article Biggest Native American tribes in the U.S. today (8/21/2019)
(USA) -- Native American origins reach far back to late in the ice age when the first humans ventured across the Bering Strait and into what is now North America....
article VIDEO: How Casinos Use Smell To Hack Your Brain (8/21/2019)
(USA) -- Everything in a casino is designed to get you to spend more – including how they smell. Learn about how they use finely tunes scents to evoke memory and...
article BLOG: When to raise bets on a penny slot (8/19/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- A shuffle through the Gaming mailbag: Q. What’s the best time to raise my bet on a penny slot?
article BLOG: 13 Things About Betting You May Not Have Known (8/19/2019)
(Internet) -- You might be aware of the gambling industry and what it entails, but chances are you’re not aware of the finer details – here are 13 facts...
article BLOG: New Dawn for the iGaming Industry in the United States (8/19/2019)
(USA) -- The global gambling sector has been evolving tremendously over the past decade thanks to new or emerging technologies and markets. There is no better time to be...
article BLOG: Laws on Web-Based Casino Games in United States (8/15/2019)
(New Jersey) -- The legal status of web-based casino games is complicated and confusing. While there are a few states that have legal online gambling to their residents...
article BLOG: Hiding George Washington Won’t Fix History, But This California School Is Trying Anyway (8/15/2019)
(California) -- Thirteen frescoes by 1930s Works Progress Administration artist Victor Arnautoff adorn San Francisco’s George Washington High School. The series is...
article BLOG: ‘The United States’ Indian Wars never ended’ (8/13/2019)
(USA) -- Recently, a movement started in the United States Congress to rescind Medals of Honour given to US Army veterans of the Wounded Knee Massacre in the 19th...
article BLOG: It’s Not Only Cherries and Lemons… The History of Slot Symbols (8/13/2019)
(Internet) -- Slots. They’re a game that has been around for centuries and has remained popular over the course of time. But despite this rich history, some of the...
article BLOG: Wine walk, food-truck fest at Rivers Casino (8/13/2019)
(New York) -- Rivers Casino in Schenectady is hosting a pair of events — one this weekend, one next month.
article BLOG: How the casinos get you to keep playing (8/12/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa ranked No. 41 and Caesars Atlantic City ranked No. 49 among the Top 50 casinos in the United States. BusinessInsider....
article BLOG: Golf And Gambling Hecklers: “It’s something that probably needs to be addressed, but I don’t know how you address it" (8/2/2019)
(USA) -- In light of Ian Poulter’s latest heckling incident last week, Brian Wacker at GolfDigest.com revisits a topic many of us have not been able to wrap heads...
article BLOG: Former Slot Technician Steals from Massachusetts Casino (8/1/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- With casinos located across the United States, the opportunity for employment is vast. Such venues need a long list of individuals to help with the...
article BLOG: The Ghost in Room 308 (7/31/2019)
(Ohio) -- Spend a night at the Historic Calumet Inn, a spectacular hotel in Pipestone with a cursed history. You'll also find a sacred Native quarry, the Stonehenge...
article BLOG: Do better payoffs increase casino customers? (7/29/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- What would you hold with these two hands if you were playing Double Double Bonus Poker?
article BLOG: Basic Etiquette When Playing At A Luxury Casino (7/26/2019)
(USA) -- When learning the 101 of casinos, etiquette should be at the top of the list. Casinos are the epitome of luxury entertainment. If you have ever entered a land-...
article The Irish gambling landscape (7/25/2019)
(Ireland) -- Gambling is now a major industry in Ireland. An op-ed in the Independent in June 2019 indicated that the Irish gambling industry generates €100 million...
article BLOG: Facial biometrics opportunities shown as tech applied to diverse use cases (7/19/2019)
(Worldwide) -- Biometric facial recognition continues to proliferate, with a new deployment at a soccer stadium in Denmark, a new casino tracking system, and goggles...
article BLOG: The UK and Its Love for Bingo (7/19/2019)
(UK) -- The United Kingdom has always been famous for sports and bingo. They always had a big success in those two fields. This year, for example, the national cricket...
article BLOG: WATSO v. LOUREY (7/17/2019)
(Indian Country) -- Kimberly Watso, individually and on behalf of C.H. and C.P., her minor children; Kaleen Dietrich, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Tony Lourey, in his...

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