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Atlantic City Gaming

article Where In Atlantic City Will MGM And Caesars Position Their Collaborative New Development? (6/27/2017)
(Atlantic City) -- In another potential milestone for Atlantic City’s recent revival, MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment Corp. announced plans for...
article TEN Casino Becoming An Increasingly Expensive Abandoned Building (6/26/2017)
(Atlantic City) -- Another week, another conflict for TEN Casino owner Glenn Straub. This time, it could cost Straub over $62,000. That is the amount of money due on a...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

California Gaming

article The House Raises / A look at four new developments tied to local casino operations (6/27/2017)
(California) -- Gaming facilities across the capital region are booming with expansions and new construction. Here’s a look at four new developments tied to local...
article Back and Forward: Susan Jensen on Tribal Gaming in California (6/26/2017)
(California) -- Susan Jensen, executive director of the California Nations Indian Gaming Association, offers her insight into the challenges facing tribal casino...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Connecticut Gaming

article Connecticut governor signs bill for East Windsor Mashantucket Pequot-Mohegan casino intended to compete with MGM Springfield (6/27/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed legislation into law that could lead to a new tribal casino in East Windsor, the first casino to be built on non-tribal...
article It’s the law: Malloy signs 3rd-casino bill (6/27/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed the bill Tuesday that authorizes the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes to jointly operate the state’s third...
article No surprise as Malloy signs bill allowing third casino (6/27/2017)
(Connecticut) -- It was pretty much a sure thing: Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Tuesday signed a bill that authorizes the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribal nations to...
article New Connecticut Casino Could Ruin OTB (6/26/2017)
(Connecticut) -- With the knowledge that authorizing a third casino in Connecticut could hurt the existing off-track betting (OTB) facilities in the state, the...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article How Sunset Station changed the scene (6/27/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- It was Station Casinos’ flagship property when it opened in 1997, a resort that easily could have been built on the Strip instead of in suburban...
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Maryland Gaming

article After National Harbor opening, Hollywood Casino sees revenue decline (6/27/2017)
(Maryland) -- In the six months after the opening of the MGM National Harbor Casino in Prince George’s County in December, Hollywood Casino Perryville has seen a 3...
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Mashpee Wampanoag

article Decision Expected Today on Tribe’s Land-Into-Trust Designation (6/27/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The Interior Department is expected to issue a ruling Tuesday on the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s land-into-trust qualifications, a critical step...
article In potential blow to Taunton casino hopes, tribe suspends quest for alternative route to land in trust (6/27/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Last year, a group of anti-Indian East Taunton residents filed a lawsuit challenging the Interior Department’s authority to hold Land-in-Trust...
article In potential blow to Taunton casino hopes, tribe suspends quest for alternative route to land in trust (6/27/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has at least temporarily given up any effort seeking a favorable ruling from the federal government that would determine...
article Mashpee Tribe Withdraws Revised Land Into Trust Application; Will Pursue Legal Relief Instead (6/27/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has withdrawn its revised application for taking land into federal trust in Mashpee and Taunton, in what appears to be...
article Malloy Signs Bill Creating East Windsor Casino, Opponents Promise Court Fight (6/27/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Tuesday signed controversial legislation that will allow the tribal operators of Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun to open the state's...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

New Mexico Gaming

article New Mexico claims a tribe gambling debt (6/27/2017)
(New Mexico) -- According to the gambling authorities of the state of New Mexico, the three tribes owe them US$40 million in casino revenue. The money is related to a...
article Opposition on New Mexico casino back revenue snowballs (6/27/2017)
(New Mexico) -- Tribes are up in arms over the New Mexico government’s plan to claim tens of millions of dollars in back revenue from their casinos. Santa Fe New...
article Regulators say 3 pueblos owe state money over casino revenue (6/27/2017)
(New Mexico) -- Three pueblos owe New Mexico a combined $40 million under a long-disputed interpretation of an old agreement for sharing revenue from tribal casinos,...
article New Mexico demands $40 million from three tribal casinos (6/26/2017)
(New Mexico) -- A triumvirate of New Mexico tribes have found themselves at loggerheads with state regulators over a huge gambling revenue bill. The sum at the centre of...
article New Mexico tribes owe state $40m in free play dispute (6/26/2017)
(New Mexico) -- State gambling authorities in New Mexico have claimed that three Native American tribes owe them over $40m in casino revenue, in a dispute centering on...
article Two more pueblos join lawsuit against state over casino back revenue (6/26/2017)
(New Mexico) -- Two more pueblos have joined a lawsuit to stop New Mexico’s government from claiming tens of millions of dollars in back revenue from tribal...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Pennsylvania Gaming

article Push continues for gaming terminals (6/27/2017)
(Pennsylvania) -- It’s the beginning of the end. Monday marked the start of the final week in Pennsylvania’s fiscal year. A state budget, technically, is due...
article Push continues for video gaming terminals across Pennsylvania (6/26/2017)
(Pennsylvania) -- It’s the beginning of the end. Monday marked the start of the final week in Pennsylvania’s fiscal year. A state budget, technically, is due...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Seneca Niagara Casino

article New York tribal payment dispute enters its third month (6/27/2017)
(New York) -- The dispute over gaming revenue payments payable by the Seneca Nation of Indians and New York state has entered its third month, with a resolution nowhere...
article PRESIDENT GATES: Seneca Nation committed to being good neighbors (6/27/2017)
(New York) -- A recent Niagara Gazette editorial looked at the topic of the Seneca Nation’s gaming Compact with New York state, and the payments local communities...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Warm Springs Tribe

article Warm Springs Tribes battle wildfire that broke out behind Indian Head Casino (6/27/2017)
(Oregon) -- Just after 8:30pm on Sunday evening, a wildfire started on the 1,019.385 square-mile Warm Springs Indian Reservation in north-central Oregon, home to and...
1 Article on this Issue

Wilton Rancheria

article Raising the Stakes (6/27/2017)
(California) -- In June 2009, Raymond “Chucky” Hitchcock got to do something he’d been waiting for his entire life: He finally got to tick the box...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

article Cyprus signs deal for Europe's largest casino: minister (6/26/2017)
(Cyprus) -- Cyprus signed a deal today with Macau's Melco International and America's Hard Rock for the construction and operation of the biggest casino of its...
article Landmark casino deal to be signed on Monday (6/26/2017)
(Cyprus) -- The signing of the contract for Cyprus’ first casino resort will take place on Monday afternoon in Nicosia. The contract will be signed at the...
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Louisiana Gaming

article City of Westlake looking to hit casino revenue jackpot (6/26/2017)
(Louisiana) -- The city of Westlake is close to hitting the jackpot when it comes to casino revenue. Last year, 23-million dollars from the three local casinos and Delta...
1 Article on this Issue

Massachusetts Gaming

article Revenues rise slightly in Plainridge Park's second full year (6/26/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Massachusetts' first — and so far only — casino has enjoyed a modest revenue bump in its second full year in operation. Plainridge...
1 Article on this Issue

Nooksack Tribe

article Nooksack Tribe accepting slot tickets while casino remains closed (6/26/2017)
(Washington) -- The Nooksack Tribe has yet to comment publicly on the status of its shuttered casino in Washington. Other than a couple of posts on Facebook and a...
1 Article on this Issue

Ontario Gaming

article Local businessman resumes campaign to stop Sudbury casino (6/26/2017)
(Ontario) -- As the debate rages ahead of tomorrow evening's city council meeting on the location of an arena/events centre, a Sudbury businessman is cranking up his...
article Opposition grows to Sudbury casino project (6/26/2017)
(Ontario) -- A report endorsed by Pat MacIsaac of Sudbury Down and John Arnold of The Dalron Group said the new gaming facility would drain money, jobs and culture from...
article Sudbury casino would drain economy: report (6/26/2017)
(Ontario) -- Opponents to a casino for Sudbury are beginning to marshall their forces, arguing such a facility would drain money, jobs and culture from the city. In a...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Spokane Tribe

article Spokane Tribe casino doesn't bother Air Force despite claims in lawsuit (6/26/2017)
(Washington) -- The Spokane Tribe and the U.S. Air Force are both disputing claims being made about a new casino in Washington. Opponents claim the $400 million Spokane...
1 Article on this Issue

Stockbridge-Munsee

article Wisconsin Says Tribe Must Cough Up Casino Revenue [sub req] (6/26/2017)
(Wisconsin) -- The state of Wisconsin on Monday filed a counterclaim against the Stockbridge-Munsee Community in the tribe’s suit seeking to halt plans to expand a...
1 Article on this Issue

Winnebago Tribe

article Former Winnebago tribe councillor pleads guilty to theft (6/26/2017)
(Nebraska) -- In proceedings held in the US District Court in Omaha, former Winnebago Tribal Council member Charles Aldrich pleaded guilty to charges of theft following...
1 Article on this Issue

Australia Gaming

article ACT Australian Hotels Association argues pubs should get poker machines if 200 are allowed at Canberra Casino (6/25/2017)
(Australia) -- The only place you can currently find poker machines in Canberra is at local community clubs, however the ACT Australian Hotels Association (AHA) wants...
1 Article on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

article Cherokee casino briefly closed due to IT issues (6/25/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- The Cherokee Nation Casino Tahlequah closed for nearly 45 minutes on the night of Friday, June 23, due to a power outage caused by information technology...
1 Article on this Issue

Crown Ltd

article Crown Resort’s Could Struggle To Attract Asian Gamblers To New Barangaroo Casino & Domestic Properties (6/25/2017)
(Australia) -- Crown Resorts, one of the leading casino operators in Australia made a decision earlier this year to drop its plans of expanding into international...
article Accused Crown staff expected to plead guilty in Shanghai (6/25/2017)
(Australia) -- Nineteen Crown Resort employees charged in China with gambling crimes, including three Australians and a Malaysian, are expected to plead guilty to the...
article Australian Crown staff jailed in China for promoting gambling, set for release within months (6/25/2017)
(Australia) -- Three Australian employees of James Packer's Crown Resorts will be released from a Chinese jail over the next two months after pleading guilty to...
article Chinese court sentences 3 Australian Crown Resorts staff to prison (6/25/2017)
(Australia) -- Australian and Chinese employees of a casino company on Monday pleaded guilty to charges relating to gambling and the three Australians were sentenced to...
article Crown staff detained in China to face court amid notoriously high 99pc conviction rate (6/25/2017)
(Australia) -- Seventeen staff members and two former employees of Crown Resorts will face trial in a Shanghai district court today, eight months after being detained...
article James Packer all at sea as Crown staff jailed and fined in Chinese court (6/25/2017)
(Australia) -- TESTING times for James Packer culminated today with three Australian Crown Resorts employees handed jail sentences for promoting gambling in China.
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Donald Trump

article Trump Honed His Disgraceful Behavior During the Comey Scandal from His Reality TV and Casino Days (6/25/2017)
(USA) -- For weeks President Donald Trump has held out the enticing possibility that there were recordings of his meetings with James Comey that would prove him to be a...
1 Article on this Issue

Illinois Gaming

article Our View: Gaming has changed in Illinois; is adding casinos a viable option? (6/25/2017)
(Illinois) -- We’ve been staunch supporters of bringing a casino to Rockford, but wonder whether the window of opportunity has closed because of the proliferation...
article Our View: Rockford casino? We’ll believe it when we bet in it (6/25/2017)
(Illinois) -- Sometimes we wonder whether our odds of winning the lottery are better than the odds that a casino will come to Rockford. State Sen. Dave Syverson, who has...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Japan Gaming

article Japan's Casinos Don't Need High Rollers (6/25/2017)
(Japan) -- Is Japan's $40 billion casino industry about to be strangled in its cradle?That's one way of looking at proposed regulations that would effectively...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Vancouver casino construction fire sends hundreds of workers into the streets (6/27/2017)
(Vancouver) -- Hundreds of workers have been forced to evacuate the construction site of downtown Vancouver's new casino after a fire broke out.
article 200-acre wildfire breaks out near Warm Springs casino (6/26/2017)
(Oregon) -- A nine-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 26 on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation was closed for a time, then restricted with escorts Sunday night after a blown...
article Grants from gambling funds given (6/25/2017)
(Iowa) -- The Appanoose County Community Fund awarded 29 applicants from around the county in May. A total of $113,000 was given for projects inside the county.
article Swiss casinos reverse revenue slide, prep online gambling sites (6/25/2017)
(Switzerland) -- Switzerland’s casinos reported modest a profit increase in 2016, snapping a nearly decade-long losing streak. New figures released by the Swiss...
article Kenya Ups Its Gambling Tax Rate as Online Betting Booms Across Africa (6/25/2017)
(Kenya) -- In an attempt to corral the growth of an industry that has in recent years taken a country by storm, Kenya has imposed a major tax hike on betting companies.
article SportPesa scrap Kenya sports deals after gambling tax hike (6/25/2017)
(Kenya) -- Kenyan sports betting operator SportPesa will cancel its sponsorship of local sports bodies after the country approved significant tax hikes on gambling...
article Dear Mr President, the Kenyan gaming industry will soon breathe its last (6/25/2017)
(Kenya) -- Dear Mr President, I am a Kenyan who has worked in the gaming industry specifically in casinos for over 25 years. I am deeply saddened by the drastic step...
article Jokesters Named Best Comedy Club In Las Vegas By Casino Player Magazine (6/25/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Jokesters Comedy Club inside the D Casino Hotel presents standup comedy the way it was meant to be: Live and uncensored each and every night at 10:30PM.
article Playing slots: It's all in the chair (6/25/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- The bulk of Nevada's economy rests on one unglamorous, taken-for-granted object. It supports most of the state's gaming win and resultant tax...
article Plainridge receipts are slightly higher this year (6/24/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Plainridge Park Casino has generated about $157 million in gross gambling revenues since last June, or slightly higher than the $154 million it...
article Live Casino hosts event to connect small firms to gambling industry (6/24/2017)
(Maryland) -- Live Casino & Hotel in Hanover teamed up with the American Gaming Association Thursday to promote business opportunities for small, minority-owned...
article Wildhorse Casino hosting career fair June 27 (6/24/2017)
(Oregon) -- Wildhorse Resort & Casino in Pendleton will host a Career Fair from 2-6 p.m. on June 27 in Cayuse Hall. The fair, free and open to the public, is...
article Sri Lankan casino holds roadshow to display tourism potential (6/24/2017)
(Sri Lanka) -- SriLankan Airlines expects a spectacular increase in visitors from North Andhra and its neighbourhood with the launching of a direct flight from here to...
article Man arrested after 4-hour standoff inside Las Vegas casino parking garage (6/24/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas police say they have arrested the suspect who barricaded himself for about four hours inside a stolen SUV at the Cosmopolitan casino-hotel...
article Suspect surrenders from stolen SUV at Vegas Strip casino (6/24/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas police say they have arrested the suspect who barricaded himself for about four hours inside a stolen SUV at the Cosmopolitan casino-hotel...
article Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN) Shares Bought by Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (6/24/2017)
(New York) -- Great West Life Assurance Co. Can increased its position in Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN) by 1,687.6% during the first quarter, according to its...
article Mass. Gaming Commission approves certificate program at BCC (6/23/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Bristol Community College’s casino management program has blackjack tables, surveillance labs and now an official gaming school certification...
article Del Lago to debut slot machine tech at tourney (6/23/2017)
(New York) -- Del Lago Resort & Casino on Route 414 unveiled and demonstrated new slot machine technology Thursday. The technology will debut on the gaming floor...
article Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research (6/23/2017)
(New York) -- Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on...
article Historic Massillon block could soon be booming (6/23/2017)
(Ohio) -- A three-story, sandstone-block building in the heart of downtown is probably best known as the former longtime home of the Masonic Temple. In the future it...

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