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Hard Rock

article Hard Rock and Ocean Resort Casino face a race against the clock (2/19/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- The clock is ticking on Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and the Ocean Resort Casino, formerly known as Revel Casino Hotel. Both properties...
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Marijuana & Hemp

article Lyon County's first marijuana dispensary opens (2/19/2018)
(Reno) -- Lyon County’s first marijuana dispensary opened Saturday in Yerington despite the city's frustration at its location. The Yerington Paiute Tribe...
article Timbisha Shoshone Tribe refutes rumors of marijuana at casino (2/18/2018)
(California) -- The Timbisha Shoshone Tribe will not engage in "any " marijuana activities at the site of its proposed casino in California, Chairman George...
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Pine Ridge

article Buffalo Meat on the Menu Again for Native Tribe (2/19/2018)
(South Dakota) -- The Oglala Lakota tribe on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota is close to regaining its traditional food supply. The Charging Buffalo Meat...
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Ilani Casino

article Tourism on the rise in Clark County (2/18/2018)
(Washington) -- Tourism is on the upswing in Clark County, and that should continue to rise, according to the latest annual report from Visit Vancouver USA.
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Playtech

article Playtech bets on diversity to overcome gambling clampdown (2/18/2018)
(UK) -- Playtech, the bellwether for the gaming industry that has seen its shares plunge since last summer, is looking to hold its nerve as gambling comes under...
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Ottawa Casino

article Hard Rock Ottawa Partners Submit Zoning Application for City Approval (2/16/2018)
(Ottawa) -- As customers of the Rideau Carleton Raceway Casino continue to enjoy a newly-renovated gaming room featuring popular games such as Blackjack, Baccarat, Pai...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Atlantic City Casinos Feel the Chill for January with Gaming Revenue Drops of 10 Percent, Blizzard Blamed (2/15/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City casinos saw gross gaming revenue skid 9.9 percent in January due to a severe blizzard that blanketed parts of southern New Jersey last...
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British Columbia Gaming

article River Rock Casino's top VIP hostess no longer at the casino following de-registration (2/15/2018)
(British Columbia) -- A prominent River Rock Casino employee who oversaw all high-limit betting operations is no longer working at the Richmond casino after losing a...
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Florida Gaming

article Lawmakers In ‘Early Stages’ of Gambling Talks (2/15/2018)
(Florida) -- Florida lawmakers are continuing a push to get gambling legislation passed this legislative session. House Speaker-Designate Jose Oliva says even as the...
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New Jersey Gaming

article Golden Nugget sets online gambling revenue record in New Jersey (2/15/2018)
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey’s regulated online gambling market set a new revenue record in January, while the Golden Nugget smashed its own individual operator...
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Macau Gaming

article MGM China CEO sees appeal of Cotai resort offsetting delayed opening (2/14/2018)
(Macau) -- Grant Bowie says the new resort complements MGM’s existing Macau property, allowing the company to cater to the full range of travellers.
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Mississippi Band of Choctaw

article New manager named at Choctaw Shopping Center (2/14/2018)
(Mississippi) -- The Choctaw Shopping Center Enterprise announced this week the appointment of W. Diane Maxwell as its new General Manager. Maxwell is a Mississippi Band...
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Wynn Resorts

article Steve Wynn's downfall could put his Macau casinos in play (2/14/2018)
(Macau) -- The future of the Asian gambling business built by U.S. casino tycoon Steve Wynn has been thrown into question after his resignation from management amid...
article Embattled casino mogul Steve Wynn gives up fight for ex-wife’s stake in firm, ending six-year court battle (2/12/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Scandal-hit casino supremo Steve Wynn has agreed to relinquish control of a minority stake in Wynn Resorts held by his ex-wife following sexual harassment...
article Steve Wynn’s Tarnished Name and Now a Tainted Brand (2/11/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Steve Wynn is the name and face of Wynn Resorts. In TV ads for his Las Vegas properties, he hobnobbed with the likes of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin in...
article Screaming, fist-banging and 'spit on my face': What it was like to work for Wynn (2/10/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Steve Wynn slipped a pair of vampire teeth into his mouth and walked into an employee meeting at his glittering Las Vegas casino. It was the day before...
article Gaming Commission's Wynn probe should be expanded to include 2014 campaign donations, Democrats running for governor say (2/7/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- The three Democrats looking to battle Republican Gov. Charlie Baker later this year are calling on the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to expand its...
article Resignation raises issues (2/7/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- The scandal that forced the resignation of Steve Wynn as chairman and CEO of the casino and resorts company bearing his name is raising questions about...
article Steve Wynn resigns as Wynn Resorts CEO amid flood of sexual misconduct allegations (2/7/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Billionaire gambling magnate Steve Wynn has resigned as chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts Ltd. amid allegations of decades of sexual misconduct by Wynn,...
article OP/ED: A #MeToo Tale of Two Corporate Boards (2/7/2018)
(New York) -- On Monday afternoon, the Wall Street Journal broke the news that Steve Wynn, the chairman and chief executive of Wynn Resorts Ltd., had hidden a $7.5...
article COLUMN: Mass. should give the boot to Steve Wynn (1/29/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- WHEN IT COMES to Steve Wynn, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission always had an integrity problem. Given the serious sexual misconduct charges against...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article Station Casinos wants to bring Palms back to the limelight (2/13/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- The iconic Palms Casino marquee sign off Flamingo went under deconstruction Tuesday morning. The sign went up in 2001 with the grand opening of this...
article Las Vegas Continues to Prove Why it is the Gambling Capital of the World (2/8/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- The proliferation of brick and mortar casinos all across the United States and around the world continues, but a recent article in the PlaySlots4RealMoney...
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Navajo Nation

article Navajo Generating Plant closure will deal blow to tribe (2/13/2018)
(Arizona) -- When Indian Country’s largest coal-fired power plant shuts down, the Navajo Nation will sacrifice hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars in revenues...
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eSports

article Everyone Is Betting On Growth Of Esports Wagering In 2018 (2/12/2018)
(USA) -- Optimism for the future of betting on esports is very high. In a survey filled out by thirty-one respondents representing small endemic sites (esports-first or...
article Renault launches esports racing team (2/12/2018)
(France) -- Renault has joined the world of esports by launching its own racing team. The French company posted a short trailer to its Twitter page on Monday, unveiling...
article How Far Can Rick Fox And The Yankees Take Esports? (2/11/2018)
(New York) -- Instead of finding a documentary about Mickey Mantle or a replay of the 1998 World Series on the Yankees' TV Network next week, you might end up...
article Overwatch League's Uber reveals the esports caster life (2/3/2018)
(Internet) -- For many, esports commentating would be a dream job. Who wouldn't want to get paid to travel around the world and talk about their favourite games for...
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Massachusetts Gaming

article Western Massachusetts stage big enough for all types of entertainment in 2018 (2/12/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- The Western Massachusetts arts and entertainment scene remained strong in 2017, according to the industry's movers and shakers. But no matter what...
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Revel Casino

article Ocean Resort Casino begins hiring process (2/12/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino, the former Revel resort, is taking applications for several positions at the property, which is expected to open this summer. The...
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South Bend Casino

article Report shows Four Winds South Bend casino opening had little impact on Northwest Indiana (2/12/2018)
(Indiana) -- According to the monthly revenues report released by the Indiana Gaming Commission for January, Northwest Indiana's five casinos collectively took in a...
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Fantasy Sports

article Lawmakers weigh bill to regulate, tax fantasy sports (2/11/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- A public hearing is set for a proposal that would regulate and tax daily fantasy sports operators in Massachusetts. The bill would impose a 15 percent...
article Massachusetts Could Impose Some of the Highest DFS Taxes in the US (1/29/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- The state of Massachusetts has been considering daily fantasy sports (DFS) regulation for some time now, especially considering the fact that their...
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New York Gaming

article Empire Resorts plans to keep Monticello Casino & Raceway running (2/11/2018)
(New York) -- Despite unveiling the pristine Resorts World Catskills casino in Thompson this week, Empire Resorts won’t turn its back on its other property,...
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Gun Lake

article Street Talk: Casino scratches its seven-year itch (2/10/2018)
(Michigan) -- The Gun Lake Tribe is a patient bunch. Dating back to hundreds of years of land disputes and, more recently, to sovereign-nation status and, very recently...
article Gun Lake Tribe ends casino deal with private operator (2/8/2018)
(Michigan) -- A move several years in the making was enacted yesterday by the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Tribe of Pottawattomi Indians. Better known as the Gun Lake Tribe...
article Gun Lake Tribe marks major milestone with management of casino (2/8/2018)
(Michigan) -- The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, is now in full control of its casino in Michigan. The tribe...
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Jena Band of Choctaw Indians

article Jena Choctaw Pines Casino turns 5 (2/10/2018)
(Louisiana) -- A new casino hit the scene in Central Louisiana five years ago, making a mark on Grant parish. On Saturday, Jena Choctaw Pines Casino celebrated their...
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Mandalay Bay Shooting

article Selling Guns In The Shadow Of The Vegas Massacre (2/10/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Lee Goodman had a question to ask as he walked slowly in front of the Sands Expo Convention Center. “When?” When was the firearms industry...
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Pechanga Casino

article BLOG: Newest, Largest Casino on West Coast – Pechanga Resort & Casino – to be Unveiled in Grand Opening March 3 (2/10/2018)
(California) -- The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians announced today it will be holding a major Grand Opening ceremony and concert to celebrate completion of its $300...
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Wynn Boston Harbor

article Rape crisis center says Wynn Boston Harbor shouldn't keep casino mogul's name (2/9/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Wynn Boston Harbor, the $2.4 billion resort casino going up just outside of Boston, shouldn't carry the name of Steve Wynn, given the sexual...
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Chumash Tribe

article Chumash Casino Hotel, Hotel Corque Win AAA Four Diamond Awards (2/8/2018)
(California) -- The American Automobile Association has named the Chumash Casino Resort Hotel and Hotel Corque in Solvang as recipients of its annual AAA Four Diamond...
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Coeur d’Alene Tribe

article OP/ED: Cd’A Casino strategy is on the money (2/8/2018)
(Idaho) -- There’s simply no way Americans are doing less gambling these days. Nope. In fact, when you count illegal or unregulated domestic gambling, plus...
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Online Poker

article Pennsylvania Casino Regulators Want Online Poker Applications This Spring (2/8/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board is moving ahead with plans for a Keystone State online gambling industry. Regulators said this week in a news...
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Seminole Tribe

press release Neil Baxley named Director of Slot Operations at Seminole Coconut Creek (2/8/2018)
(Florida) -- Neil Baxley has been promoted to the position of Director of Slot Operations at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, where he is the highest ranking team member...
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Skins Betting

article Parx Casino seeks one-‘skin’ limit for Pennsylvania gambling sites (2/8/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- As Pennsylvania braces for a flood of online gambling license applications, one local casino operator wants licensees to be limited to a single online...
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Missouri Gaming

article Bill to legalize slot machines in bars, convenience stores in Missouri moves forward (2/7/2018)
(Missouri) -- There is a renewed effort in Missouri to legalize slot machines at bars and convenience stores despite concerns from the casino industry.
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Philippines Gaming

article Pagcor shuts doors on new casino applicants (2/7/2018)
(Philippines) -- Philippine gaming regulators have imposed a moratorium on new casino operations after President Duterte expressed concern about their proliferation.
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Virtual & Augmented Reality

article Las Vegas Strip’s Big Apple roller coaster has a new VR experience option (2/5/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- The New York-New York Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas has teamed up with German company VR Coaster to add a virtual reality experience to its Big Apple...
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Other News

article Racism no match for resilience at Indigenous women's business conference (2/19/2018)
(Saskatoon) -- Indigenous women turned emotional hurt into motivation at a business conference in Saskatoon on Friday, where the issue of racist comments following the...
article Indigenous groups work on tourism strategy for N.L. (2/18/2018)
(Canada) -- Indigenous groups are working to develop a provincial strategy to cater to tourists who want outdoor adventure and cultural experiences with an Aboriginal...
article Hard Rock Casino unveils expansion plans (2/15/2018)
(Ottawa) -- The Rideau Carleton Raceway and the Hard Rock Casino unveiled plans today for the $285-million expansion to the casino in south Ottawa. The expansion will...
article Indigenous entrepreneur and police officer spins her way to success with Saskatoon cycle studio (2/15/2018)
(Saskatoon) -- You might think being a Saskatoon police officer wouldn't leave you time to do much else — certainly not help start a successful business. But...
article Sask. First Nation sisters developing scholarships through Indigenous greeting card sales (2/15/2018)
(Saskatchewan) -- Two Saskatchewan sisters have created a line of greeting cards from an Indigenous point of view. Neechimoose Novelties products are full of lovable...
article Las Vegas gaming company boards below average in women members (2/15/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- The boards of Las Vegas’ six largest gaming employers have just eight women among their 57 directors, and only two of the boards have female...
article How a new guard of Indigenous chefs is sharing its traditions (2/14/2018)
(Calgary) -- Shantel Tallow pulls a batch of golden bannock out of the oven. Made with a traditional formula of flour, baking powder and water, it's baked in a 9-...
article Montana Enlists Tribal Tourism Officer To Boost 'Authentic' Native Tourism (2/14/2018)
(Montana) -- The Montana Department of Commerce is creating a new position to promote tourism in Indian Country. Casey Lozar with the Department of Commerce says the new...
article REVIEW: San Diego splendor at Viejas Casino (2/13/2018)
(California) -- Located 25 miles east of San Diego, Viejas Casino & Resort offers guests modern amenities, streamlined design and a handcrafted, boutique feel. With...
article Pascua Yaqui Tribe prepares citizens for top position at casino (2/12/2018)
(Arizona) -- The Pascua Yaqui Tribe plans to promote one of its own to the top casino management job. Five tribal citizens are taking part in the Tribal Succession...
article UA Law Student in the running to become the next CEO of Casino Del Sol (2/10/2018)
(Arizona) -- After spending a lifetime in and around Casino Del Sol, working his way up to potentially the top of the executive food chain, Francisco Olea, a third year...
article San Pasqual Band includes digital billboard in casino expansion (2/7/2018)
(California) -- The San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians is undertaking an expansion of its casino in southern California, a project that includes a large electronic...
article Tribe to take comments Thursday on proposed billboard (2/7/2018)
(California) -- A five story billboard that might create a digital glare and interfere with Palomar Observatory’s “dark skies” is planned for the...
article Tourism group launches inaugural Arizona Indian Festival (1/27/2018)
(Arizona) -- The Arizona American Indian Tourism Association (AAITA) is excited to partner with the City of Scottsdale in the coordination of the new AAITA Annual...
article NativeOutdoors Wants To Bridge Gap Between Native Americans And Outdoor Enthusiasts (1/25/2018)
(Colorado) -- When 30-year-old Len Necefer tells his friends he loves to ski and climb they often ask: "Why? Those are white people sports." Necefer is Navajo...
article Famed Indigenous chefs team up for Vancouver dinner series (1/24/2018)
(Vancouver) -- Bison loin, charred squash with bannock, seal tataki. Those are just a few of the dishes that will be served up by a trio of Indigenous chefs who are...
article Former Ute Indian Tribe employee accused of extorting $110K from companies doing business on the reservation (1/24/2018)
(Utah) -- A former Ute Tribe employee has been indicted by a federal grand jury on extortion charges for allegedly requiring donations for tribal causes and sporting...
article Colville Business Council Expels Councilwoman Williams-Louis (1/18/2018)
(Washington) -- By a 10-3 vote, the Colville Business Council (CBC) today approved the expulsion of CBC member Melissa Louis-Williams. The expulsion is effective...
article Louis-Williams expelled from Colville Business Council (1/18/2018)
(Washington) -- Omak District Councilwoman Melissa Louis-Williams has been expelled from the Colville Business Council. The council, in a 10-3 vote, this morning...
article Largest American Indian chain grows, adds to menu (1/18/2018)
(Colorado) -- The largest American Indian chain in the United States — Tocabe — is expanding its menu and its footprint. The two-unit-plus-food truck chain...

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