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MGM Springfield

article Work continues on MGM Springfield casino and old armory building (10/11/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Progress continues on the new MGM Springfield casino both inside and out. This week, you’ll also see road work at the intersection of State and...
article City Officials Praise Design Milestone For MGM Springfield Casino (9/27/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- City and MGM Springfield officials declared a milestone had been reached in the development of the region’s first resort casino. The design work...
article Residents anticipating the open of MGM Springfield (9/17/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The highly anticipated grand opening for the MGM Springfield is less than a year away. The casino is scheduled to open its doors to the public on...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Skill-Based Gaming

article Demand For Skill-Based Slots Outstrips Supply, Executives Say [sub req] (10/11/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Whether you call it skill-based gaming or video game gambling, three executives agreed during the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) last week that casino demand...
article Why musician Steve Aoki decided to make an endless runner game for casinos (9/29/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Steve Aoki is a famous electronic dance musician and producer who spends an awful lot of time in Las Vegas. He’s also a gamer, and he is launching...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Atlantic City Could See Two Casinos Reopen in 2018, Atlantic Club Deal Reportedly in the Works (10/10/2017)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City will get its eighth casino when the former Trump Taj Mahal reopens as Hard Rock next year, but the Boardwalk resort might not be the...
article Hugh Hefner's time in Atlantic City was short-lived (9/29/2017)
(Atlantic City) -- Chairman Hugh M. Hefner and his Playboy Enterprises opened the Playboy Hotel and Casino on April 14, 1981, in Atlantic City, but he never turned into...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

article G2E offered look at casino games, eSports of future (10/10/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- While the recently concluded G2E conference expectedly spent material time on the subjects of potential unfettered sports betting, the opportunities for...
article RUDDOCK: View From The Floor: Cutting Edge Gaming Products On Display At G2E 2017 (10/10/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Another Global Gaming Expo is in the books, and for the first time since I started attending some four years ago, I decided to spend the bulk of my time...
article G2E: Gravitas and Innovation (10/9/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Last week’s mass shooting in Las Vegas occurred the night before the opening of Global Gaming Expo (G2E). While the crime cast a pall over all Las...
article G2E: Wall Street excited about potential to woo millennials to casinos, but concerned about market saturation (10/6/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Financial leaders from some of Wall Street’s biggest banks said Thursday at G2E that they are optimistic about the gaming industry’s potential...
article Baptism by fire: AGA’s Doty returns to G2E with polish (9/29/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Sometimes the best way to learn how to swim is to have someone throw you into the pool. At least that’s the case for Steve Doty, the American Gaming...
article G2E: 26,000 people, most with something to contribute (9/29/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- As is the case in many gatherings of like-minded individuals, the Global Gaming Expo is about the people: every nugget of information G2E attendees gather...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

New York Gaming

article Business inquiries continue to pour in as casino readies for opening (10/10/2017)
(New York) -- Interest continues to grow in Sullivan County for business opportunities as the Casino World Catskills casino puts the finishing touches on the facility...
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Soboba Band

press release Soboba Casino Wins Best of SoCal for Second Year in a Row (10/10/2017)
(California) -- Each year “The Southern California Gaming Guide” requests that its readers participate in their annual “Reader's Choice Awards...
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Nevada Gaming

article Galaxy Gaming gets license in Nevada (10/9/2017)
(Nevada) -- The company has been awarded a non-restricted license as a manufacturer and distributor of gaming products in Nevada, which is one of the three US states...
1 Article on this Issue

Tulalip Tribe

article Native Americans Bid To Keep Amazon In Washington And Other HQ2 Pursuit Updates (10/9/2017)
(Washington) -- An Atlanta suburb is offering to rename itself "City of Amazon" to win the biggest economic development prize in modern history, Amazon's...
article Tulalip Tribes plan new $100 million casino (9/16/2017)
(Washington) -- The Tulalip Tribes will start construction later this year on a $100 million casino, the Herald of Everett reported this week. The new casino, which will...
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Mandalay Bay Shooting

article With tourists back in the casinos and clubs, Las Vegas mourns alone (10/6/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- It’s midnight in Las Vegas, four days after the worst mass shooting in modern American history. Thursday night crowds fill the casinos and bars on...
1 Article on this Issue

Fantasy Sports

article NBA Rolls Out More Fantasy Sports Integration And ‘Official’ Fantasy Scoring (10/6/2017)
(New York) -- The NBA announced a number of fantasy sports integrations for the upcoming season, including the unveiling of “Official NBA Fantasy Scoring.”...
article Fantasy sports soon could have a new reality in Ohio (9/24/2017)
(Ohio) -- By early 2018, the fantasy sports industry could be legal in Ohio, and thus be exempt from state gambling laws. It's a development that would be welcomed...
article Fantasy Sports Site Draft Inks Lease for New Chelsea Office (9/23/2017)
(New York) -- Daily fantasy sports provider Draft has taken more than 7,000 square feet of ground- and lower-level space at 217-219 West 21st Street in Chelsea that will...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Forest County Potawatomi

article Ferguson Named Chief Executive Officer/General Manager at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino (9/30/2017)
(Wisconsin) -- Potawatomi Hotel & Casino has named Rodney Ferguson as Chief Executive Officer and General Manager. In his new role, he will be responsible for the...
1 Article on this Issue

Allergan Patent

article BLOG: Allergan's Gambit: How To Maneuver Around an Unfriendly Law (9/29/2017)
(New York) -- Recently, Allergan, the Dublin-based drug company famous for Botox and Restasis, made headlines for entering into an unconventional business deal....
article Allergan deal with Mohawk tribe casts patent shadow (9/27/2017)
(New York) -- The headquarters of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe, a Native American community in upstate New York, is an unlikely venue for one of the most controversial...
article Tribe, patents, sovereignty, oh my! (9/27/2017)
(New York) -- A pharmaceutical company and a tribe in the northeast U.S. are making headlines when it comes to patents and sovereignty. The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe acted...
article Mohawk Nation Exercises Sovereign Immunity in Inter Partes Review (9/26/2017)
(New York) -- Not unexpectedly, on Friday, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe (SRMT) filed a motion before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) to have inter partes review...
article Mylan attacks Allergan over its Mohawk-allied patent strategy — but the CEO is sticking to his guns (9/13/2017)
(New York) -- Mylan didn’t wait long before challenging Allergan’s bid to safeguard its patents for its blockbuster eye drug Restasis by flipping the rights...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Card Clubs

article New Bay 101 Casino opens its doors in San Jose (9/29/2017)
(California) -- Walking into the new Bay 101 casino in north San Jose feels strangely familiar — yet modern, contemporary and new. The stylish square lights now...
article San Jose Casino Opens Amid Expectations, Controversy (9/29/2017)
(California) -- A sleek card room that reopened Friday in the South Bay could be just the beginning of an entertainment transformation for San Jose, but is already at...
article New Bay 101 Casino opening in San Jose (9/27/2017)
(California) -- Bay 101 Casino, one of the area’s most popular venues for table games, is moving across the highway and opening a brand new facility in San Jose at...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Nebraska Gaming

article Galaxy Gaming licensed by Nevada gaming regulators following management changes (9/29/2017)
(Nevada) -- A revamped Galaxy Gaming cleared Nevada regulatory approval this week after a tumultuous licensing process in which the table game company was forced to...
1 Article on this Issue

New Jersey Gaming

article What Scientific Games’ Acquisition Of NYX Means For NJ Online Gambling (9/29/2017)
(New Jersey) -- Scientific Games has acquired NYX Gaming for the price of $631 million in a move that appears driven by its US market aspirations.
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Vancouver Gaming

article A sneak peak of Parq Vancouver casino resort (9/29/2017)
(British Columbia) -- Walking through the casino at the Parq Vancouver resort during an exclusive sneak peak of the property Wednesday morning, unexpected sunlight...
1 Article on this Issue

Choctaw Nation

article Choctaw ribbon cutting set (9/27/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- The Choctaw Nation will have a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Choctaw Travel Plaza and Casino Too, 1909 W. Jackson St., in Hugo, on Thursday at 10 a.m.
1 Article on this Issue

Detroit Gaming

article Detroit Casino Owned By NBA Owner Dan Gilbert To Get New Name (9/27/2017)
(Detroit) -- Dan Gilbert’s JACK Entertainment said last week that it will be re-branding its Detroit casino that it acquired just four years ago. Gilbert, the...
1 Article on this Issue

MGM Resorts

article Rumors fly about MGM Resorts and Kaaboo festival relationship (9/27/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Word is seeping out about a stronger link between MGM Resorts and the three-day Kaaboo “mixexperience” festival held Sept. 14-16 at Del Mar...
1 Article on this Issue

eSports

article The Gaming Enthusiast Who Turned His Hobby Into A Business (9/25/2017)
(Dubai) -- Gaming enthusiast and founder of Power League Gaming, John Lacey, was one of the first to bring the eSports phenomenon to the Middle East. Having signed a...
article Could Esports Be the Strip’s Next Big Game-changer? (9/13/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- For those of us who aren’t gamers, it’s hard to imagine that there are young adults out there who can make up to seven figures playing video...
article Study: Young Men In the U.S. Watch More Esports Than Regular Sports (9/13/2017)
(USA) -- Esports are watched more than regular sports online by young adults in the U.S., according to a study conducted by CDN service provider Limelight Networks.
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Hard Rock

article BLOG: Hard Rock Going To Get Things Rolling In Atlantic City (9/25/2017)
(Atlantic City) -- Is it too soon to get excited about the upcoming opening of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey? Hard Rock International,...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Boston Harbor

article Wynn Boston Harbor: When it opens, what it will offer and just how massive it is (9/25/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- A gaming floor packed with slots and gambling tables. A parking garage that will hold up to 3,000 cars. A 29-story tower with hotel room views of the...
1 Article on this Issue

South Korea Gaming

article $1.8 Billion Jeju Shinhwa World Opens Officially in December on South Korean Paradise Island (9/24/2017)
(South Korea) -- Jeju Shinhwa World, the $1.8 billion integrated resort currently under construction on the South Korean holiday island of Jeju, has announced that its...
1 Article on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Las Vegas sports book director still going strong at 65 (9/23/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Johnny Avello will soon turn 65, but the executive director of Wynn Las Vegas’ race and sports book doesn’t give any indication he has...
article Future of north Las Vegas Strip linked to its pre-recession past (9/16/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- The Fontainebleau, soaring more than 60 stories above Las Vegas Boulevard, has for years been a partially built leftover from the recession. It now has...
article PT’s Gold opens in northwest Las Vegas (9/16/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Golden Entertainment, Inc. has opened its fourth PT’s Gold in Southern Nevada. The 5,370-square-foot new PT’s Gold is at 7550 Oso Blanca Road...
article Businesses on north Las Vegas Strip look forward to big developments (9/16/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Someday, Sam Massaro will look out from his store counter and see the Strip’s newest luxury casino reaching high into the sky. If all goes as...
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Mohegan Sun

article Mohegan Sun to ‘top off’ convention center project (9/23/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Sun Exposition Center is moving along. Mohegan Sun officials will mark a milestone in the center’s construction Monday, hosting a...
1 Article on this Issue

Mashpee Wampanoag

article Best Buy closing Taunton store in October (9/15/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Best Buy in the Silver City Galleria mall is closing. A spokesman for the Richfield-Minnesota-based electronics retailer on Friday confirmed that the...
1 Article on this Issue

Shingle Springs

press release Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Victorious in Multimillion-Dollar Lawsuit (9/15/2017)
(California) -- Today, the California Court of Appeal for the Third District issued a long-awaited opinion in the case of Sharp Image Gaming v. Shingle Springs Band of...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article BLOG: Online Gambling, Esports Part Of Industry Panel’s Casinos Of The Future (10/10/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Long chided for lagging behind other industries in innovation, three heavyweights of the casino gaming space recently stook a proactive step forward.
article The Sioux Chef: New cookbook shares traditional Native American dishes (10/9/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Indigenous cuisine uses traditional, centuries-old subsistence methods such as foraging, hunting, fishing, and drying — practices that have been...
article Wind River Casino wins HR award (10/9/2017)
(Wyoming) -- The Wind River Hotel and Casino won an award from the National Native American Human Resources Association at their annual conference held in Cherokee,...
article Pascua Yaqui Tribe builds construction worker pipeline (10/8/2017)
(Arizona) -- Road improvement projects on the Pascua Yaqui Reservation are being completed by tribal members as part of a new partnership with the Arizona Department of...
article U of R bestows Indigenous business leader with young alumni award (10/8/2017)
(Saskatchewan) -- As a business leader in Saskatchewan, Thomas Benjoe has a piece of advice for young people: "Find your mentors." Growing up, he was raised by...
article 'Sioux Chef' serves up indigenous foods: 'It's what paleo wants to be' (10/6/2017)
(Minnesota) -- What’s a quintessential Native American dish? Sean Sherman offers a gentle laugh when he hears that question. “That’s like asking...
article Talking Stick Resort named Tribal Destination of the Year (9/29/2017)
(Arizona) -- Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC), has been recognized as Tribal Destination of the Year by the...
article Indigo Sky Casino Celebrates Expansion Project Completition (9/29/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- The Eastern Shawnee Tribe held a ribbon cutting celebration for the opening of a new hotel tower. The new tower took 18 months to complete and adds 127 new...
article Grand Canyon air tours: Conservationists hear noisy flights, tribe sees economic returns (9/29/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- For a growing number of travelers in search of natural wonders, the road to the Grand Canyon starts here, along one of the loudest, brightest stretches of...
article New space opens to showcase Native American artisans (9/29/2017)
(New Mexico) -- A new showcase space is opening where you can meet the Native American artisans behind a jewelry line designed here in New Mexico.
press release VizExplorer And Engaged Nation Announces Strategic Partnership (9/29/2017)
(California) -- VizExplorer, a leading provider of operational intelligence solutions for casinos, today announced a partnership with gamified marketing company Engaged...
article A New Restaurant Is Devoted to Indigenous American Cuisine (9/27/2017)
(Minnesota) -- Up in the frigid expanses of the Nordic, in settings both cosmopolitan and remote, a pair of chefs have meticulously explored the flora, fauna, and...
article Job site offers hub for tribal career resources (9/27/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- Have you ever signed up for a service on the internet that was offered as ‘free’ only to get to the end of your first use and end up at a...
article Travel Manitoba and Aboriginal Tourism Association of Canada agree to grow province's Indigenous tourism (9/27/2017)
(Manitoba) -- Travel Manitoba is partnering with the Aboriginal Tourism Association of Canada (ATAC) in a joint effort to grow the province's Indigenous tourism...
article Tribal Diagnostics, United Healthcare form lab network (9/27/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- Tribal Diagnostics, an American Indian-owned and operated diagnostics laboratory, has formed a new network relationship with UnitedHealthcare, giving...
article Casino Del Sol brings class, luxury to Arizona (9/26/2017)
(Arizona) -- Located in southwest metropolitan Tucson, Ariz., the Pascua Yaqui Tribe is a federally recognized tribe with nearly 20,000 enrolled members. The tribe owns...
article Pascua Yaqui tribe members get certified for road construction projects (9/26/2017)
(Arizona) -- The Arizona Department of Transportation's (ADOT) free Construction Academy has certified 27 members of the Pascua Yaqui tribe for work on tribal...
article Toasting to roasting: Inuit-owned coffee company teams up with Indigenous farmers in Peru (9/25/2017)
(North Canada) -- The idea began brewing over a pot of steaming coffee. That's how Pamela Gross describes launching Kaapittiaq, a new Inuit-owned coffee company...
article Local jewelry company collaborating with Native American artisans (9/24/2017)
(New Mexico) -- A local company is seeing great growth after only a few years in business. It sells high-end jewelry but it’s doing much more than providing women...
article New Place For RVs at Gold Country Casino [4th Item] (9/24/2017)
(California) -- A new area dedicated to recreational vehicle parking has opened at Gold Country Casino in Oroville. The Tyme Maidu Tribe of Berry Creek Rancheria, which...

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