Boyd Gaming snap up two casino resorts in North Las Vegas


Boyd Gaming Corp has announced it has purchased both casino resorts from Cannery Casino Resorts LLC in the north of Las Vegas for £230 million. Cannery Casino Resorts have now the Pittsburgh casino resort left after selling the Las Vegas properties. Boyd CEO Keith Smith says in a statement the purchases will give Boyd a strong foothold in North Las More...

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By Claire On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Michigan presents online gambling bill to Senate

Michigan State Senate Friday the 15th April saw the introduction of SB 889 to the States Senate by Michigan Senator Mike Kowall which could see the state legalise online gambling. The bill introduced came under More...

Adelson said to have not decided yet on whom to support for the Republican nomination
By Claire On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Sheldon Adelson his battles & hiring of new lobby firm in online gambling fight

Sheldon Adelson Sheldon Adelson the Las Vegas Sands boss and billionaire has been quite busy of late with suing the Wall Street Journal and the National Jewish Democratic Council (NJDC) for Libelous accounts. He More...

By Claire On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

New study shows US gambling expansion is only short term fix

According to a recent study by the Rockefeller Institute of Government states that expand gambling within their borders to help boost revenues to the budget are only making a short term fix and in the long term More...

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By Staff On Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Riveiera sign removed before demolition

One of the most famed names in Las Vegas history the Riviera sign has been removed prior to the 60 year-old casino being demolished this summer. The Riviera neon sign will be kept at the Neon Museum in Nevada More...

By Staff On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Amaya given green light for New Jersey

Amaya Gaming announced that the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has renewed its approval to operate the PokerStars and Full Tilt brands in the New Jersey regulated real money online gaming market. Amaya More...

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By Staff On Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Nevada enjoys February results boost

Casinos in Nevada got a welcome boost for February results helped by an extra day and the Super Bowl. Overall winnings for the month stood at $900 million which is 8.1% higher than the same period last year the More...

Sheldon Adelson boss of Las Vegas Sands
By Claire On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Adelson drops RAWA to concentrate on White House race

The White House Sheldon Adelson’s fight against online gambling inside the US seems to be over after announcing he is dropping his Restore America’s Wire Act or RAWA bill. Essentially the effort was to outlaw More...

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By Staff On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Amaya Gaming boss David Baazov charged with insider trading

The CEO & Chairman of Amaya Gaming David Baazov has been charged by the Quebec securities regulatory authority (AMF) with insider trading violations. However the gaming giant has come out in support of their More...

By Staff On Monday, March 21st, 2016

PokerStars LIVE in New Jersey

PokerStars Amaya today launched PokerStars online poker and casino after receiving technical approval from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (the “DGE”) to operate the world’s most popular poker More...