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article San Diego Resident Wins $50K Playing Pala Casino Slot Machine (5/26/2016)
(California) -- With one very lucky push of a button on a slot machine, a San Diego resident won $50,000 at Pala Casino Spa & Resort on Monday, the casino confirmed.
article Pala Band of Mission Indians sign new state gaming agreement (5/9/2016)
(California) -- Gov. Jerry Brown Monday announced the signing of an updated state gaming compact with the Pala Band of Mission Indians in northeastern San Diego County....
article Pala Casino State Gaming Compact Updated for First Time in 12 Years (5/9/2016)
(California) -- Gov. Jerry Brown announced the signing Monday of an updated state gaming compact with the Pala Band of Mission Indians in northeastern San Diego County.
article Pala Casino to Add 500 Slot Machines Under New Gaming Compact (5/9/2016)
(California) -- Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday announced the signing of an updated state gaming compact with the Pala Band of Mission Indians in northeastern San Diego...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Pechanga Casino

article Aristocrat to debut Walking Dead II slot at Pechanga Resort & Casino (5/23/2016)
(California) -- Australian gaming software supplier Aristocrat Leisure has rolled out its second slot based on the smash hit TV series The Walking Dead at California...
1 Article on this Issue

Skill-Based Gaming

article Skill-based slot games update (5/21/2016)
(Las Vegas) -- Athough it may come as something of a shock given all the attention it has garnered of late as a potential game changer for the casino industry, skill-...
article Will Skill-Based Slot Machines Make Their Way to US Casinos? (4/23/2016)
(USA) -- Gambling regulators across the United States are debating whether to allow land-based casinos to offer a new kind of slot machine - "skill-based"...
article Not So Random: Skill Games & the Casino of the Future (3/28/2016)
(USA) -- In casinos, the jackpot has always been on slots row. Slot machines are easy to play, with enough flash and dazzle to keep players mesmerized for hours—...
article New Jersey passes skill-based gaming regulations (2/24/2016)
(New Jersey) -- Atlantic City casinos could soon offer skill-based gaming through new regulations issued by New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE)....
article ‘Pac Man’ for cash? States weigh rules for new kind of slots (2/20/2016)
(Massachusetts) -- It’s like “Guitar Hero” that pays you back, if you’re any good. At least, that’s the pitch gambling regulators across...
article Massachusetts legislators to decide on skill based slots (2/19/2016)
(Massachusetts) -- Massachusetts Gaming Commission is considering whether to approve a new kind of skill based slots that could increase interest in slot machines among...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Poarch Creek

article Fight for slot machines in Duval could be halted by legal fight in Tallahassee (5/20/2016)
(Florida) -- A new measure to expand casino-style gaming in Jacksonville may be put on hold by a legal fight in Tallahassee. This week Action News Jax reported...
article Racetrack seeking slots files legislative documents to boost case (4/19/2016)
(Florida) -- A north Florida racetrack seeking slot machines is going back into legislative history to bolster its case. Gretna Racing’s lawyer on Tuesday...
article Ex-Gov. Can Weigh In On Slots Case, Fla. Justices Say [reg req] (3/21/2016)
(Florida) -- The Florida Supreme Court will consider an amicus brief from Bob Graham in which the ex-governor and former U.S. senator plans to argue that a Native...
press release Million Dollar Winner Believes Win Was Answer to Prayer (3/3/2016)
(Alabama) -- Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Montgomery (WCM) confirms that Gloria L. of Birmingham, AL has won a jackpot worth $1,165,115. The win occurred while Gloria...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Florida Gaming

article Slot machines in Duval County? Voters may get to decide (5/19/2016)
(Florida) -- Duval County voters could have a high-stakes decision to make in November. City Council member Aaron Bowman filed legislation Wednesday that would seek...
article Council member proposes November referendum on slot machines in Jacksonville (5/18/2016)
(Florida) -- Legislation has been filed with the Jacksonville City Council to put a referendum on the November ballot on whether to authorize slot machines at Bestbet...
article Explosive growth of Florida slot machines possible with court ruling (3/18/2016)
(Florida) -- When legislators finished their annual session last week without a gaming bill or a compact with the Seminole Tribe, they raised the stakes on the future of...
article Plan that would allow slots at Kennel Club could get overhaul (2/24/2016)
(Florida) -- House Finance and Tax Chairman Matt Gaetz is pushing changes that would match up a House gambling proposal with an even more-expansive Senate bill, but...
article Bill would allow slot machines at Lee track (2/17/2016)
(Florida) -- Pari-mutuels in at least six counties, including Lee, could add slot machines, under a measure approved Wednesday by a Senate committee that set the House...
article Slot payouts get competitive (2/12/2016)
(Florida) -- Sure, casinos won’t tell you when a slot machine will hit, but they do tell you how much they’ve been paying out. State law requires the payback...
article Deal to allow slots in Palm Beach County passes House committee (2/9/2016)
(Florida) -- Palm Beach Kennel Club could open a casino with hundreds of slot machines under legislation that cleared its first hurdle Tuesday in the Florida House. The...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Ontario Gaming

article What Happens in Cases of Slot Machine Malfunctions at Casinos? (5/13/2016)
(Ontario) -- It’s a casino player’s worst nightmare. The reels are in sync, the paylines line up and the symbols show that you’ve won a massive payout.
1 Article on this Issue

Pennsylvania Gaming

article Meadows unveils ‘Behemoth’ of slot machines (5/6/2016)
(Pennsylvania) -- A crowd grew in a circle, mesmerized by the light-and-sound show emanating from the towering new device, as Doreen Latona purposefully punched buttons...
article Pennsylvania's taxman wrongly targets slot free play (3/13/2016)
(Pennsylvania) -- The Beatles' “Taxman” gets a lot of airplay this time of year as people prepare their annual bloodletting for federal, state and local...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Kansas Gaming

article Attorney General Opinion Casts Doubt on Wichita Slots (4/25/2016)
(Kansas) -- The Kansas attorney general says any legislation that would allow Sedgwick County residents to cast another vote on allowing slot machines at the Wichita...
article Attorney general opinion casts doubt on Wichita slots (4/24/2016)
(Kansas) -- Legislation that would permit Sedgwick County residents to cast another vote on whether to allow slot machines at the Wichita Greyhound Park would breach the...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

International Game Technology

press release IGT Jackpot Legacy Enriched by Lucky Player's $12 Million Win (4/21/2016)
(USA) -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (IGT) awarded three life-changing jackpots in March that added up to $14.9 million in combined payouts.
1 Article on this Issue

Millennials

article BLOG: How Trendy People Are Killing the Slot Machine (4/18/2016)
(USA) -- Last month I wrote a very well-received piece about the changing face of gambling as technology advances. More interesting, perhaps, is the sociological...
article Have Casinos Unlocked The Millennial Secret? (2/23/2016)
(Las Vegas) -- A video game arena could be coming to the Strip. And the regional finals for World of Tanks – yes, another video game – is coming to the...
article States Weigh Rules for Slots With Video-Game Elements (2/18/2016)
(Massachusetts) -- Gambling regulators across the country are considering whether casinos should be allowed to offer slot machines incorporating video-game and arcade-...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Alabama Gaming

article OP/ED: Alabama’s bingo conundrum (4/12/2016)
(Alabama) -- The state’s aggressive campaign against electronic bingo began in late 2009 when former Gov. Bob Riley appointed former Mobile prosecutor John Tyson...
1 Article on this Issue

New York Gaming

article Resorts World to Receive 1,000 More Video Lottery Terminals (4/11/2016)
(New York) -- Thanks to a deal brokered last week by the state Legislature, there soon will be a lot more ways to press your luck at Resorts World Casino New York City....
article Bid to kill video slots on Long Island gets a boost (3/17/2016)
(New York) -- A bid to kill electronic slot machines on Long Island got a boost Thursday when a lawmaker introduced a bill in the state Senate to do so. The action by...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Ohio Gaming

article Ohio Supreme Court rules groups can't sue over slot machines (3/24/2016)
(Ohio) -- The Ohio Supreme Court ruled March 24 that a conservative group and others do not have standing to pursue a legal challenge to video lottery terminals and...
1 Article on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Atlantic City Game Changer: Part 1 – Slot machine regulations (3/17/2016)
(Atlantic City) -- Anyone who has ever sat down at one of Atlantic City’s more than 18,000 slot machines may have wondered if the odds are in their favor. Before...
article COLUMN: Slot machine wins by the book (2/10/2016)
(Atlantic City) -- Recently a colleague sent me information about a book on how to win at slots. The author claims he’s won millions and wants to share his secrets...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Online Slots Overtaking Traditional Vegas Slots Machines (3/16/2016)
(Las Vegas) -- The people in the tech field have watched as the world has transformed in only a few years, and they have become used to living in practically a new...
1 Article on this Issue

Maryland Gaming

article House committee questions slots parity bill (3/8/2016)
(Maryland) -- Of the several Cecil County bills heard by House and Senate committees on Tuesday afternoon, one seeking tax parity for Hollywood Casino Perryville drew...
article Lawmakers mull over 2 off-track betting bills (3/8/2016)
(Maryland) -- The highly contentious debate over year-round off-track betting at the Timonium Fairgrounds was up for discussion again Tuesday as state lawmakers in...
article New bill would block slots and table games at Maryland State Fairgrounds (3/5/2016)
(Maryland) -- Republican Baltimore County Delegate Chris West has proposed a measure that places a new twist on the controversy of gambling at the Maryland State...
article Bill would ban slots, table games at fairgrounds (3/4/2016)
(Maryland) -- The controversy over off-track betting at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium took a new twist Friday in Annapolis.
4 Total Articles on this Issue

California Gaming

article Tribe Blasts Calif. Request To Stay $36M Gaming Judgment [sub req] (3/4/2016)
(California) -- The Pauma Band of Luiseno Mission Indians asked the Ninth Circuit Thursday to shoot down a request by California to pause a $36.2 million tribal-gaming...
1 Article on this Issue

National Indian Gaming Association

article Ainsworth prepares to launch in Indian casino markets (2/23/2016)
(Arizona) -- Ainsworth Game Technology’s intro into Indian gaming will happen at the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention at the Phoenix Convention Center...
1 Article on this Issue

Seminole Tribe

article Former Florida Gov. Bob Graham turns to history books to oppose slot machines (2/22/2016)
(Florida) -- As a member of the state House when Florida rewrote its constitution in 1968, former U.S. Sen. and Gov. Bob Graham believes a lot of people are missing the...
press release Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa Unveils New Room Dedicated to VIP Slots (2/21/2016)
(Florida) -- Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa debuted a new room dedicated to VIP Slots on Tuesday which will offer the highest level of service and privacy...
article New room dedicated to VIP Slots unveiled at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa (2/20/2016)
(Florida) -- On Tuesday, a new room at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa dedicated to VIP Slots was debuted. The room offers the highest level of privacy...
article Florida parimutuel industry's slot machine gambit is no sure bet (2/19/2016)
(Florida) -- For years, the owners of the dying dog and horse racing industries have seen salvation in the cherry-spinning fortunes behind slot machines. Their vision...
article Jose Felix Diaz says House would “riot” over Senate gambling legislation (2/18/2016)
(Florida) -- State Rep. Jose Felix Diaz, the Florida House of Representatives’ point man on gambling, said Thursday said the Senate’s current version of the...
article Negron says he has votes to expand slot machines to 6+ counties under compact deal (2/16/2016)
(Florida) -- A confident Sen. Joe Negron, R-Stuart, said Tuesday he has the votes to pass his controversial amendment to allow six counties who have who have already...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Other News

article Mum wins £15,599 jackpot with second spin on first visit to casino - on Friday 13th (5/25/2016)
(UK) -- A mum turned her luck around on Friday 13th when she won a whopping £15,699 on a slot machine - on her second ever spin. Debbie Maynard, 52, opted to kill...
article Slots tournament planned at Eagle Mountain Casino (5/24/2016)
(California) -- Eagle Mountain Casino, located in the San Joaquin Valley, in Tulare County, California, is hosting a free slot tournament on Memorial Day for members of...
article Billings shop owner finds new luck in slots (5/22/2016)
(Montana) -- One in 4,000 pulls is a jackpot, Lou Adler said. The coin goes in, a lever is pulled and a collection of gears, springs and pieces move inside the...
article Muckleshoot Casino sets new official Guiness World Records achievement for largest slot tournament (5/2/2016)
(Washington) -- Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn, Washington, has culminated its landmark 21st anniversary celebration on April 30 with a record-breaking event – the...
article Golden Entertainment buying more Montana gambling machines for $25 million (4/19/2016)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas-based Golden Entertainment Inc. announced today that it has moved to acquire its second line of gambling devices in Montana for about $25...
article Jackpot surge at Eagle Mountain Casino (4/11/2016)
(California) -- The Eagle Mountain Casino located on the Tule River Indian Reservation continues to grow its long list of winners. According to a casino press release,...
article Strong start for EGT in the tribal gaming sector (4/10/2016)
(USA) -- Euro Games Technology has anticipated a strong start in the tribal gaming sector after its debut at the Indian Gaming Show 2016 in Arizona, USA.
article Eagle Mountain Casino guests claim jackpots (4/9/2016)
(California) -- The long list of winners continues to grow at the “People’s Casino” — the Eagle Mountain Casino on the Tule River Indian...
article The Triumph of One-Armed Bandits (4/8/2016)
(USA) -- “Until the mid-1980s, green-felt table games such as blackjack and craps dominated casino floors while slot machines huddled on the sidelines, serving to...
article Casino at Aqueduct adding 1,000 slot machines (4/1/2016)
(New York) -- Resorts World Casino at Aqueduct racetrack will be allowed to operate 1,000 additional slot machines under an unusual deal brokered as part of the state...
article Woman gets $1.22 million payout from a Four Winds Casino slot machine (4/1/2016)
(Michigan) -- A woman from Indiana won $1.2 million playing a $1 slot machine Friday at the Four Winds Casino in New Buffalo. According to the casino's owner, the...
article Gamblers Now Getting Help from a New Slot Technology Which Tells Them When to Stop (3/19/2016)
(Massachusetts) -- Gambling entails a lot of risk and before you know it; you are already losing more than the budget that you intend to spend for the day.
article Yggdrasil Just Launched Golden Fish Tank Slot Machine (3/16/2016)
(USA) -- Golden Fish Tank is a slot machine which will be found at casinos that offer Yggdrasil Gaming titles. The action in this game seems to take place inside of a...
article Ortiz Gaming confirms mega launch for September (3/16/2016)
(Las Vegas) -- Ortiz Gaming announced an upcoming major launch at the Global Gaming Expo (“G2E”) 2016 this September of a new library of engaging game...
article Morphy Auctions banks on coin-op collectible to rake in the cash (3/14/2016)
(Arizona) -- A 25-cent Mills roulette floor model slot machine circa 1901 that sold recently at Morphy Auctions for $158,600 is one of only a few known to exist.
article 4Flush First Look: Jimi Hendrix Slot Machine From NetEnt (3/12/2016)
(Sweden) -- A new Jimi Hendrix themed slot game has recently been announced by NetEnt, which is the second musician-themed title in a series the company calls NetEnt...
article Alberta Canada woman wins $1 million slot jackpot (3/12/2016)
(Alberta) -- Since 2012, 14 persons in the Canadian province of Alberta have won $1 million or more playing the Diamond Millions progressive slot machine, according to...
article ACRES: A Hero’s Journey (3/10/2016)
(USA) -- Casinos are marketed as places to win jackpots, but most gamblers go home poorer most of the time. Yet, some return again and again, because gambling is about...
article 'House of Cards' Sued / Get Our Name Off Your Slots! (3/7/2016)
(Massachusetts) -- A Massachusetts company could hit the jackpot on the "House of Cards" casino game ... and it won't even have to pull a lever. The...
article Ainsworth set to launch in Indian casino markets (2/22/2016)
(Las Vegas) -- Ainsworth Game Technology, fresh off its $38 million purchase of Nova Technologies, will makes its initial push into the Indian gaming when it displays...

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