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Ho-Chunk Tribe

article Study shows Madison, partners could build profitable regional sports complex (10/18/2017)
(Wisconsin) -- Madison can support a $38.3 million sports complex spread across 74 acres on Madison’s southeast side, according to a recent study, but it would be...
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New Jersey Gaming

article NJ Casinos Post A September To Remember, With Online Gambling Lending A Helping Hand (10/18/2017)
(New Jersey) -- September 2017 turned out to be a pretty good month for New Jersey casinos, online and off. In fact, according to figures released by the New Jersey...
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Ohio Gaming

article Survey: Problem Gamblers In Ohio Doubled After Casinos (10/18/2017)
(Ohio) -- A survey says the percentage of Ohioans deemed problem gamblers has doubled since the implementation of racinos and casinos four years ago. The Ohio Gambling...
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Pala Tribe

article Pala Casino Breaks Ground on $170M Expansion Project (10/18/2017)
(California) -- Pala Casino Spa & Resort in California held a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday to showcase its $170 million expansion and renovation project.
article Pala Casino breaks ground on $170M expansion, new hotel (10/17/2017)
(California) -- Pala Casino Resort & Spa, which ushered in the era of luxury Las Vegas-style hotels in San Diego, will break ground today on a $170-million expansion...
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Mandalay Bay Shooting

article Mandalay Bay contractor bags Resorts World Las Vegas project (10/17/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- The construction of the multi-billion dollar integrated resorts project of casino operator Genting Americas on the Las Vegas Strip will soon commence...
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American Gaming Association

article AGA highlights tribal gaming economic muscle at Small Business Tour stop in Oklahoma (10/17/2017)
(Indian Country) -- In just 30 years, tribal gaming has grown from virtual non-existence into an economic powerhouse in the United States, accounting for $96.6 billion...
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Australia Gaming

article Queensland Gov authorises second casino in the Gold Coast (10/17/2017)
(Australia) -- The government of Queensland has announced this week it has granted permission to build a second casino in the Gold Coast region. According to local media...
article Companies to tender for Queen’s Wharf project (10/16/2017)
(Australia) -- The upcoming US$3 billion casino project that is set to be built at the Brisbane riverfront site will soon have companies tender for the latest contract.
article Second casino could be coming to Australia’s Gold Coast (10/16/2017)
(Australia) -- A second casino could likely be built on Australia’s Gold Coast, following news that Queensland’s Government support plans for a new gaming...
article Casino op Donaco to buy back up to 5pct of ordinary shares (10/16/2017)
(Australia) -- Australia-listed Asian casino operator Donaco International Ltd announced on Monday the implementation of an “on-market buy-back” for up to 41...
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Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency

article Russia says Bitcoin investing worse than casino gambling (10/17/2017)
(Russia) -- A top Russian official has justified the government’s plans to prohibit ordinary Russians from investing in Bitcoin technology by comparing Bitcoin-...
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Crown Ltd

article Crown casino accused of tampering with pokies as Andrew Wilkie drops bombshell (10/17/2017)
(Australia) -- Crown casino deliberately tampered with poker machines, allowed cannabis to be smoked in gaming rooms and avoided money laundering rules, whistleblowers...
article Crown Hit by Slot-Machine Tampering Claims After China Turmoil (10/17/2017)
(Australia) -- An Australian lawmaker is demanding parliament and police probe claims that Crown Resorts Ltd. illegally tampered with slot machines, a potential setback...
article Wilkie’s explosive claims about Crown (10/17/2017)
(Australia) -- Crown Resorts has called on Andrew Wilkie to immediately provide the relevant authorities with all information relating to explosive claims regarding...
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article Ourgame to build 10 eSports arenas in US & China; eye on Japan for WPT expansion (10/17/2017)
(Japan) -- Ourgame International Holdings Limited, the Chinese online card game developers and owners of the WPT (World Poker Tour), have recently revealed in a public...
article First eSports Tournament At Talking Stick Resort This Saturday (10/17/2017)
(Arizona) -- Talking Stick Resort will host its inaugural eSports event this Saturday in the resort's Showroom. eSports Arizona: Desert Showdown marks the first time...
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Gun Lake

article Gun Lake Tribe appoints new COO for Michigan casino (10/17/2017)
(Michigan) -- Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians tribal officials on Monday reportedly announced the appointment of Salvatore Semola as the President...
article Gun Lake Tribe Name New Operations Leader for Casino (10/16/2017)
(Michigan) -- The next phase of the Gun Lake Casino is here. Officials of the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians announced on Monday the appointment of...
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Illinois Gaming

article State's video gambling revenues outpace casinos for first time (10/17/2017)
(Illinois) -- Video gambling is now more profitable than casinos for Illinois. The state made $296 million from the machines during the 2017 fiscal year that ended June...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article Buffets a staple of Vegas casinos (10/17/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas-style all-you-can-eat buffets in other regions of the country are coming under attack as massive wasters of food, but don’t look for any...
article Las Vegas braces for tourism shift in shooting's aftermath (10/16/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas is assessing the impact on tourism in the aftermath of the massacre that killed 58 people at an outdoor music festival -- and preparing for...
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Maine Gaming

article LePage Opposes York County Casino In Weekly Address (10/17/2017)
(Maine) -- Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage is urging voters to oppose a ballot initiative to build a casino in York County, using his weekly radio address to launch...
article Paul LePage rips proposal to expand gambling in Maine (10/17/2017)
(Maine) -- Proponents of a controversial ballot question that would allow a third casino in Maine tout the measure as a way to “say yes to better education and...
article Letter: Delogu undervalues benefits of casino (10/16/2017)
(Maine) -- I would like to shed light on a few points surrounding the Progress for Maine campaign “Yes on Question 1,” in response to Orlando Delogu’s...
article Letter: Harness racing is poor excuse for casino (10/16/2017)
(Maine) -- There is no provision in state ballot Question 1, the proposed “Act to Allow Slot Machines or a Casino in York County,” to fund retirement homes...
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Maryland Gaming

article Maryland Casino Operator Receives $36 Million Tax Break for New Hotel and Convention Center Project (10/17/2017)
(Maryland) -- This Monday saw the introducing of a new legislation at the Maryland County Council which is going to grant $36 million tax break to the operator of the...
article For Maryland casinos to boost revenues, 'esports' possible new front (10/16/2017)
(Maryland) -- Maryland may see new forms of gaming such as “esports” or skill-based games after a panel of various gaming corporations presented information...
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Pennsylvania Gaming

article PA Online Gambling Alive And Kicking: House Passes Revenue Plan That Might End Budget Stalemate (10/17/2017)
(Pennsylvania) -- We know you’ve heard this one before, but Pennsylvania might finally have a plan to fund its budget, more than three months after passing a...
article Raking it in: Casinos in Pennsylvania enjoy healthy September boost to revenues (10/17/2017)
(Pennsylvania) -- Casino gaming appears to be thriving in the state of Pennsylvania, according to the latest figures released by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.
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Philippines Gaming

article QC gov’t: No plan yet to build casino (10/17/2017)
(Philippines) -- There are no formal applications yet for the establishment of a casino in Quezon City, according to the city council. The 38-member council issued a...
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Sands Corp.

article Keating & Associates show interest in Sands Bethlehem (10/17/2017)
(Pennsylvania) -- A private investment group based in New York, Keating & Associates, is reportedly considering making an offer for the Sands Bethlehem Casino. The...
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Turning Stone

article Turning Stone casino/Boxing Hall of Fame deal called a 'win win' for Upstate NY (10/17/2017)
(New York) -- The International Boxing Hall of Fame, to use a metaphor from its sport, has always punched a little above its weight. For almost 30 years, it has lured...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Atlantic City land-based casino revenues on the rise as good feelings grow (10/16/2017)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s gambling industry is celebrating another great month, with revenues at land based casinos rising 7.9% last month in comparison...
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Choctaw Nation

article FBI investigating threat made to Choctaw Casino (10/16/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- A threat made toward concert goers at Choctaw Casino and Resort last week is now under investigation by the FBI. The threat was posted to Dwight Yoakam...
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Connecticut Gaming

article Tribal casino slots revenues rise in Sept. (10/16/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The month of September was good to Connecticut's tribal casino operators, which both posted slot revenue increases.
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Detroit Gaming

article Detroit Casinos Up 1.3% to $113.6M in September (10/16/2017)
(Detroit) -- Detroit’s monthly gambling figures have been released, with the state’s three casinos having generated revenues of $113.6 million in September,...
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Florida Gaming

article Disney reinforces fight against casinos (10/16/2017)
(Florida) -- Disney company is betting against casino development in Florida, as it was revealed earlier this year. Disney Worldwide Services invested at least US$500k...
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Indian Gaming Revenue

article We Aren't Far Off From US Casinos Taking In $100 Billion A Year (10/16/2017)
(USA) -- When it comes to gambling, apparently Americans can’t get enough. In fact, US commercial casinos are on pace to post record revenue numbers this year.
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Indiana Gaming

article Third Quarter Revenues Bounce Back At SEI Casinos (10/16/2017)
(Indiana) -- Third quarter numbers exhibit a trend of fewer gamblers at southeastern Indiana riverboats. However, those players are wagering more money, leading to an...
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Iowa Gaming

article Three casinos given penalties for banned gambler violations (10/16/2017)
(Iowa) -- Three casinos in the state agreed to pay penalties during the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission’s recent meeting for violations involving those who had...
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Japan Gaming

article Japanese Anti-IR Activists Intervene In Kinmen Referendum [sub req'd] (10/16/2017)
(Japan) -- Two Japanese activist groups opposed to the development of integrated resorts (IRs) have travelled to Taiwan’s Kinmen island to attack casino gambling...
article U.S. casino operators are lining up to open in Japan, ‘a bigger market than Las Vegas’ (10/16/2017)
(Japan) -- American gambling companies are falling over themselves to win favour in Japan, where the government is preparing to allow casinos to open their doors in...
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Labor & Unions

article Horseshoe Casino labor contract take effect this month (10/16/2017)
(Maryland) -- A group of five unions successfully unionized about 1,000 workers at the Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, negotiating a contract that took effect this month.
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Macau Gaming

article MGM Cotai to open in 2018 with focus on mass market as well as VIPs (10/16/2017)
(Macau) -- Early last month, it was reported that MGM Cotai would open in Macau as scheduled – immediately after China’s Golden Week – despite the...
article Macau VIP expands 35 percent in Q3 (10/16/2017)
(Macau) -- Asia’s premier gambling hub continues to enjoy a robust VIP segment in the third quarter based on the figures released by Macau’s Gaming...
article Golden Week Tarnished (10/16/2017)
(Macau) -- Macau casino stocks fell October 9 in the aftermath of a disappointing Golden Week holiday. The seven-day celebration fell this year included the Mid-Autumn...
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MGM Resorts

article MGM goes live with Japan website (10/16/2017)
(Japan) -- Japan keeps moving forward with its recently approved casino industry and companies from all over the world are interested in investing in the territory.
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MGM Springfield

article MGM continues its work in Springfield (10/16/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- An official statement by MGM reveals that the company is still working on the construction phase of the MGM Springfield casino.
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Mobile Gaming

article Carnival Corp. app broadens gambling beyond the casino floor (10/16/2017)
(New Jersey) -- Technology may soon transform the way people gamble on a cruise ship. Carnival Corp. is linking games that can be played on handheld devices to the...
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Other News

article Tribes open their doors in response to devastating wildfires in northern California (10/17/2017)
(California) -- As wildfires threatened lives and homes in northern California, one tribe raced by boat to stand beside firefighters and opened its doors to those...
article State's video gambling revenues outpace casinos for first time (10/17/2017)
(Illinois) -- Video gambling is now more profitable than casinos for Illinois. The state made $296 million from the machines during the 2017 fiscal year that ended June...
article Partnership is a knockout for region, officials say (10/17/2017)
(New York) -- The Oneida Indian Nation announced a five-year deal with the International Boxing Hall of Fame Monday morning at the Turning Stone Event Center. The...
article Indiana's first riverboat casino closes, will reopen in nearby land-based facility (10/17/2017)
(Kentucky) -- Evansville's Tropicana Casino is in the process of moving from water to land. Monday was the last day for gambling on the Tropicana Riverboat. The...
article Major Casino Operators Flock to Brazil to Attend Pro-Gambling Parliamentary Front’s Inauguration (10/17/2017)
(Brazil) -- Big industry names are expected to attend a Wednesday meeting that will mark the inauguration of Brazil’s Parliamentary Front for the Legalization of...
article Bahamian Compliance Specialist Addresses Gambling Vulnerability (10/17/2017)
(Bahamas) -- A Bahamian compliance specialist has educated Jamaican bankers and financial services providers on how to prevent money laundering in the gaming industry.
article Resorts World Las Vegas announces construction manager (10/16/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- On a warm fall morning, Edward Farrell gazed out from an elevated area on the Resorts World Las Vegas construction site as a small group of workers...
article Evansville riverboat casino closes after 22 years (10/16/2017)
(Indiana) -- After 22 years of continuous operation, the floating casino formerly known as Casino Aztar officially closed on Monday morning at 5:59.
article Tropicana Evansville closes riverboat, moves machines to land-based casino (10/16/2017)
(Indiana) -- Indiana's first riverboat casino is now closed and we are just four days from the opening of Tropicana Evansville's new land-based casino.
article Audit: BC casinos allow Chinese VIPs to ‘refine’ dirty money (10/16/2017)
(British Columbia) -- British Columbia casinos are facing fresh allegations of enabling suspected money laundering by Chinese VIP gamblers.
article B.C. casinos knowingly accepted 'banned' cash: Confidential report (10/16/2017)
(British Columbia) -- River Rock Casino in Richmond knowingly accepted millions in suspicious cash that was provided to VIP gamblers by lenders who were banned from B.C...
article Mardi Gras Casino handing out thousands for local charities (10/16/2017)
(West Virginia) -- Members of the media went head-to-head Monday in the first ever media-only "Chips for Charity" event at Mardi Gras Casino.
article The Grand Casino Tour of Spain (10/16/2017)
(Spain) -- Spain happens to be an excellent tourist destination and there are plenty of avenues for our tourist to spend time in this sunny Mediterranean country.
article Beached for months; Goa floating casino finally to be moved (10/16/2017)
(India) -- After running aground near the Miramar beach soon after leaving the Mormugao Port Trust on July 13, MV Lucky 7, owned by Golden Globe Hotels Pvt Ltd, could...
article Opelousas man shot outside casino (10/16/2017)
(Louisiana) -- An fight inside a local casino led to one man getting shot in the leg. On Friday, St. Landry Parish deputies received a call concerning shot being fired...
article Boston Cop Accused Of Trying To Launder Bank Robbery Money At Casino (10/16/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- A veteran Boston police officer has been indicted for allegedly trying to launder money at the state’s only casino. A Suffolk County Grand Jury...
article Man accused of attempted sexual assault in Detroit Greektown casino garage (10/16/2017)
(Detroit) -- Detroit police say a 29-year-old woman fought off a man who stalked and attacked her during a suspected attempted sexual assault in the Detroit Greektown...
article Man charged with aggravated assault near Mount Airy Casino (10/16/2017)
(Pennsylvania) -- A 22-year-old man was found passed out underneath a vehicle at Mount Airy Casino, just before midnight Saturday. After security made contact with...
article 3 Casino Stocks to Buy Now (10/16/2017)
(Wall Street) -- Perhaps it’s because trading stocks can often mirror the thrill of winning big at the blackjack tables, or maybe it’s because Las Vegas...
article GLOBAL GAMING BUSINESS PODCAST: Martin Storm, President & CEO, BMM Testlabs (10/16/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- New technology in the gaming industry has to be tested by accredited test labs to wind up on the casino floor. BMM Testlabs has been serving the industry...

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