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article Eldorado to inherit five Indian casino management deals in $17.3B Caesars merger
(9/21/2019)
(USA) -- When Eldorado Resorts’ $17.3 billion merger with Caesars Entertainment closes next year, the Reno-based casino giant will go from having zero tribal...
article Caesars Entertainment Running Sports Betting in Seven States, 16 Months After Supreme Court Ruling
(9/3/2019)
(USA) -- Caesars Entertainment (CZR), one of the world's most diversified casino-entertainment providers, reports that just over a year after the U.S. Supreme Court's...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Making Sense of Leagues’ Search for Sports Betting Data Fees: Case Study No. 9
(9/21/2019)
(USA) -- In this series, we will explore some of the important case law that is relevant to sports leagues’ argument that they should be compensated for “...
article FanDuel Bids For First-Party Data And Audiences With New Content Play
(9/20/2019)
(USA) -- FanDuel isn’t waiting for US states to move the ball forward on sports betting regulations. Last year, the company launched a fantasy sports property, The...
article Analysis: Winners And Losers From The First $10 Billion In Legal US Sports Betting
(9/19/2019)
(USA) -- Barely a year after the US Supreme Court overturned the federal ban on sports betting, the emerging industry already is exceeding expectations. A recent tweet...
article As sports gambling becomes more mainstream, publishers place their own bets
(9/8/2019)
(USA) -- When it comes to editorial coverage, the sports betting market is already getting crowded. Over the years, many sports publishers, including Bleacher Report,...
article 7M say they’ll bet on NFL, thanks to repeal of sport betting ban
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- Two organizations took advantage of the kickoff of the National Football League season this weekend to provide some eye-catching survey results related to how...
article COLUMN: Packers Beat Bears And Survey Shows Millions Of American’s Bet On Week 1 NFL Games
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- A defensive duel between pro football’s oldest rivals kicked off the 100th anniversary NFL season Thursday. The Green Bay Packers shut down the Chicago...
article Survey: 15% of American adults to bet on NFL
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- The sports betting landscape is evolving rapidly, but one thing remains the same: American bettors love the NFL. According to survey results released Wednesday...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Covington

article Covington Catholic Boys Sue Kathy Griffin Over Twitter Name and Shame
(9/20/2019)
(USA) -- Six Covington Catholic High School families have launched a lawsuit against comedian Kathy Griffin after she demanded that the names of youngsters involved in a...
1 Article on this Issue

William Hill

article William Hill looking for U.S. media deals
(9/20/2019)
(USA) -- London-based bookmaker William Hill (WIMHY +3.9%) is looking for broadcast deals in the United States, the Financial Times reports.
1 Article on this Issue

American Gaming Association

article Sports wagering and problem gambling focus of Responsible Gaming Education Week
(9/19/2019)
(USA) -- The proliferation of sports betting across the country over the last 16 months has prompted the first-ever national study on its impact on problem gambling.
1 Article on this Issue

Opioid Crisis

article Fentanyl Drug Finds New Home in First Opioid Crisis Bankruptcy Deal
(9/19/2019)
(USA) -- Insys Therapeutics Inc. won bankruptcy-court approval Thursday to sell Subsys, the opioid that spawned criminal racketeering charges against its top executives...
article Partisan split could snarl strategy to fix opioid crisis
(9/19/2019)
(USA) -- Last year, 49 states and thousands of cities, counties and territories joined in massive litigation designed to punish the drug industry for its role in the...
article Reaching a deal in national opioids case proving difficult
(9/7/2019)
(USA) -- OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma made headlines earlier this year when it reached a landmark deal with Oklahoma over the toll the opioids crisis has taken on that...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Fantasy Sports

article FanDuel Announces Exclusive Sports Betting and Daily Fantasy Sports Partnership With Pat McAfee
(9/18/2019)
(USA) -- FanDuel Group announced an exclusive partnership with former Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee on Monday, a multi-year deal that includes weekly appearances...
article Stat Shark Brings Wall Street-Style Analytics To Daily Fantasy Sports
(9/18/2019)
(USA) -- Trip Ives will be the first to admit he isn’t a sports guy. But he is a numbers guy with an idea. Ives is the founder of Stat Shark, an application that...
article Michael Serazio: How the fantasy sports boom reflects the changing nature of masculinity
(9/8/2019)
(USA) -- “I believe in rough games and rough, manly sports,” President Teddy Roosevelt once blustered. “I do not feel any particular sympathy for the...
article Three Lessons From Entrepreneurs Who Rode The Fantasy Sports Wave To A $35M Valuation
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- In early 2009, I was nearing the end of a graduate business program at the University of Florida. The program centered on teaching entrepreneurial lessons...
article Why Americans Spend Billions of Dollars on Fantasy Football
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- The first thing Nima Vaez-Zadeh does before starting work during American football season is inspect his fantasy football team. “During the season when...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Indian Gaming Revenue

article Tribal Casino Revenue Increased 4.1% in 2018 to Set Record
(9/18/2019)
(USA) -- Tribal casinos saw record high revenues in the 2018 fiscal year, the National Indian Gaming Commission reported. On Sept. 12, the National Indian Gaming...
article US Tribal casinos earn best revenue year yet in 2018
(9/16/2019)
(USA) -- The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) has released the 2018 casino revenue totals for tribal casinos in the United States. The year was a record-setting...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Trump Adminstration

article Trump Plans Endanger Almost Two Dozen Archaeological Sites
(9/18/2019)
(USA) -- President Donald Trump’s intention to block off Mexico with a border wall is well-documented. What’s less publicly documented at this point though...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Leagues

article Why MLB Seems Primed To Add Sponsor Patches On Jerseys For 2022
(9/17/2019)
(USA) -- In 2004, Major League Baseball decided it would break out from its starchy ways and take a chance. Columbia Pictures reached out to work with the league on a...
article NFL kicks off its 100th season with a 9 percent ratings hike
(9/12/2019)
(USA) -- The NFL, its media partners and their advertisers closed out Week One of the league’s centennial season feeling understandably chipper about the near...
article NFL Pushes The Envelope On Official Data As It Benefits From Sports Betting Expansion
(9/11/2019)
(USA) -- Expansion of regulated sports betting across the country will positively affect the NFL with increased fan engagement, according to a survey released by the...
article Making Sense Of Leagues’ Search for Sports Betting Data Fees: Case Study No. 8
(9/11/2019)
(USA) -- In this series, we will explore some of the important case law that is relevant to sports leagues’ argument that they should be compensated for “...
article NFL Pushes The Envelope On Official Data As It Benefits From Sports Betting Expansion
(9/10/2019)
(USA) -- Expansion of regulated sports betting across the country will positively affect the NFL with increased fan engagement, according to a survey released by the...
article What Makes This N.F.L. Season Different From Previous N.F.L. Seasons?
(9/7/2019)
(USA) -- What makes this year’s centennial N.F.L. season different from all other seasons? A wide expansion of sports betting. Last year, the Supreme Court struck...
article NFL may be loosening grip on TV gambling talk
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- Gambling has become as much a part of pro football as blitzes and holdouts, and the NFL finally seems to be acknowledging that aspect of its game. Capital...
article The NFL Is About to Make a Killing from Sports Betting
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- As the National Football League (NFL) kicks off tonight, the league will rake in riches in a whole new way. Last year, the supreme court struck down a federal...
article NFL offseason action report: Bettors loving Browns
(9/3/2019)
(USA) -- Jeff Stoneback, director of MGM race and sports in Las Vegas, logged on to his computer Sunday afternoon to examine the betting market for the Cleveland Browns...
9 Total Articles on this Issue

Elizabeth Warren

article NEWSMAX: When Will Warren's Opponents Call Out Her Native American Claims?
(9/16/2019)
(USA) -- Watching the last Democrat presidential debate, we now know why the Democratic National Committee did not want the Fox News Channel to host one of their...
article Elizabeth Warren a Direct Descendant of Militia ‘Indian Fighter’ Who Fought Seminole Tribe
(9/12/2019)
(USA) -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) great-great-great grandfather Jonathan Crawford served in Major William Lauderdale’s Battalion of Tennessee Volunteer...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Cultural Appropriation

article Boy Scouts ‘have been one of the worst culprits’ of cultural appropriation
(9/15/2019)
(USA) -- The Boy Scouts ‘origin story’ has claimed ‘Native teachings and spawned several factions claiming American Indian lore. Perhaps known, or...
article Why Dior’s Appropriation of Native Identity to Sell Perfume Miserably Backfired
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- Last week, the luxury fashion house Dior released its latest men’s fragrance campaign, Sauvage, including a promotional film starring Johnny Depp in the...
article A Nonprofit-Corporate Alliance Goes Horribly Wrong in a Preventable Way
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- NPQ has reminded its readers repeatedly that care must be taken when allowing your organization’s name to be associated with a corporate brand. “But really,”...
article ROLO: Going Native: The Scent of Racism
(9/4/2019)
(USA) -- Last week, the chic French luxury brand Christian Dior debuted an ad campaign for its fragrance referencing Native Americans. A number of American Indians...
article Dior Pulls Depp Ad Amid Native American Backlash
(9/3/2019)
(USA) -- Dior has pulled an ad for its Sauvage cologne featuring Johnny Depp. Twitter users called the ad’s use of Native American culture insensitive.
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Facebook

article Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink ‘news deserts’
(9/12/2019)
(USA) -- Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and...
1 Article on this Issue

Video Gaming

article Synergy Blue Report Shows Rise of the “Gaming Gambler” — Next Generation of Gamblers Influenced by Arcade, Video and Mobile Games
(9/12/2019)
(USA) -- Synergy Blue, the premier creator of skill-influenced games and platforms for an emerging class of players, today released a new report showing the rise of the...
article NBA 2K20 MyTEAM Trailer Gambling Imagery Prompts Response From PEGI Amid Fan Backlash
(9/3/2019)
(USA) -- European video game rating board PEGI has weighed in on the recent NBA 2K20 MyTEAM trailer, which depicts a number of casino-style games like a one-armed bandit...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Election 2020

article Mark Charles and the need for ‘creating common memory’
(9/11/2019)
(USA) -- Mark Charles is not your typical presidential candidate. The son of an American-Dutch mother and a Navajo father, he is an author, advocate and former pastor,...
article FanDuel 'would love to offer' betting on the 2020 election
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- One year after opening its first legal sportsbook, FanDuel says fantasy sports is still its biggest business. But the company can see a time in the near future...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Voter Suppression

article Gerrymander guru's secret files: He used racial data to disenfranchise black voters
(9/11/2019)
(USA) -- Secret files found on a longtime Republican operative’s computer after his death revealed that he compiled racial data to help his party draw new...
1 Article on this Issue

Loot Boxes

article BLOG: Surprise, NBA 2K20 Is Still Full Of Bullshit Microtransactions
(9/10/2019)
(USA) -- The NBA 2K series has, for years now, been an excellent basketball game beset on all sides by predatory microtransaction practices. If you’re looking for a 2019...
article Is NBA 2K20 A Virtual Casino Inside A Basketball Game?
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- The row over whether loot boxes concealing randomized virtual items in video games constitutes gambling has rumbled on for years. However, new release NBA 2K20...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Mobile Gaming

article VIDEO: Sports betting sees boost from mobile devices
(9/7/2019)
(USA) -- Chad Millman, The Action Network head of media, joins 'Power Lunch' to discuss New Jersey's new reign as the the largest sports betting state.
1 Article on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

article Traditional Cherokee Art of the North American Warriors
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- The Cherokee Nation is well known for its beautiful and meaningful art and culture. Cherokee art and symbols used in the design of Cherokee bead, basket, and...
1 Article on this Issue

Native Voices

article LEZA: For Native Americans, United States-Mexico border is an ‘imaginary line’
(9/3/2019)
(USA) -- Immigration restrictions were making life difficult for Native Americans who live along – and across – the United States-Mexico border even before...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article 10Best: Best casinos and casino amenities in the country
(9/20/2019)
(USA) -- The popularity of casino gambling has skyrocketed in recent years, with hundreds of casinos in destinations around the nation. According to the Committee for...
article CEO Who Didn’t Get Arrested Says He Just Wants to Get Paid
(9/20/2019)
(USA) -- Whitefish Energy Holdings LLC, which found itself mired in controversy over a $300 million contract to repair the hurricane-ravaged power grid in Puerto Rico,...
article Whitefish Energy still wants to get paid for work in Puerto Rico
(9/20/2019)
(USA) -- Montana-based Whitefish Energy Holdings LLC, which found itself mired in controversy over a $300 million contract to repair the hurricane-ravaged power grid in...
article BLOG: Can Mobile Betting Boost Arena Attendance?
(9/20/2019)
(USA) -- Can a legal mobile sports wagering program in the Empire State bring casual baseball fans back to Citi Field and Yankee Stadium? At least one area elected...
article Construction of Trump's border wall could pose serious threat to archeological sites: report
(9/19/2019)
(USA) -- The U.S.-Mexico border wall that President Donald Trump has been aggressively pushing for would require construction in four different states: California,...
article A brief guide to the impacts of climate change on food production
(9/19/2019)
(USA) -- Food may be a universal language – but in these record-breaking hot days, so too is climate change. With July clocking in as the hottest month on Earth in...
article BLOG: Casino Diversity by Design
(9/19/2019)
(USA) -- Through the years, the casinos have changed dramatically, where operators have carefully sculpted a frenetic path to prominence. Despite the rising competition...
article Minority contractors claiming to be ‘Native American’ to undergo nationwide review
(9/18/2019)
(USA) -- Federal, state and local authorities are intensifying scrutiny of minority contracting programs across the country in the wake of a Times investigation that...
article Kevin Hart faces $60 million lawsuit over 2017 Las Vegas hotel room recording
(9/18/2019)
(USA) -- Kevin Hart faces a $60 million lawsuit after model and actress Montia Sabbag accused the comedian of negligence, infliction of emotional distress and invasion...
article Can Philanthropy Become a True Partner in Indian Country?
(9/17/2019)
(USA) -- Native Americans in Philanthropy (NAP), which turns 30 this year, has partnered with Candid to publish a new report. Titled Investing in Native Communities:...
article How the Kikotan Massacre Prepared the Ground for the Arrival of the First Africans in 1619
(9/15/2019)
(USA) -- Reckoning with the past is never easy. We’ve seen this in the United States and the United Kingdom this summer, as British universities grapple with their...
article The Most Important Question Facing Americans Today
(9/15/2019)
(USA) -- Far too often, voting rights are a dormant topic up until the week before a general election, when we suddenly start to worry about shuttered polling places,...
article The Native Americans Who Assisted the Underground Railroad
(9/15/2019)
(USA) -- In an interview conducted in 2002, the late Helen Hornbeck Tanner, an influential historian of the Native American experience in the Midwest best known for her...
article Native American Students Behind Bars Have Least Access to Advanced Courses, Study Finds
(9/11/2019)
(USA) -- Research over the past few years has shown that students in the juvenile justice system have less access to secondary math courses than their peers in...
article BLOG: Legislating for game integrity as U.S. states legalize sports betting
(9/6/2019)
(USA) -- With its May 2018 decision in Murphy v. NCAA,1 the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) that...
article Data shows most American terrorists are angry White men
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- “Invasion.” President Trump has used that very word about immigration at the southern border 19 times at rallies since he took office, according to...
article Native Americans Invented Our Gun Culture—and Yes, We Stole That, Too
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- Conventional wisdom locates the origins of America’s bizarre gun culture in the experiences of frontiersmen on the fault lines of civilization, and sturdy...
article First Native American in space will autograph NGC labels
(9/5/2019)
(USA) -- John Herrington was a Mission Specialist on a 13-day Space Shuttle mission, becoming the first enrolled member of a Native American tribe to fly in space. The...
article Can the Community Reinvestment Act Be Retooled to Benefit Indian Country?
(9/4/2019)
(USA) -- As NPQ’s Rick Cohen observed over a decade ago, the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) “is one of the nonprofit sector’s biggest advocacy...
article Can the Community Reinvestment Act Be Retooled to Benefit Indian Country?
(9/4/2019)
(USA) -- As NPQ’s Rick Cohen observed over a decade ago, the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) “is one of the nonprofit sector’s biggest advocacy...

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