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Red Hawk Casino tribe wins big lawsuit

Red Hawk Casino hit a jackpot of its own Friday, fending off a $30 million court judgment that once threatened its existence. Nearly six years after a jury said Red Hawk’s tribal owners owed millions to its former business partner, a state appeals court wiped the verdict off the books. The 3rd District Court of Appeal ruled that the ex-partner’s claims weren’t valid because his contract with the t... »

Man wins $10 million Megabucks jackpot at Henderson casino

Man wins $10 million Megabucks jackpot at Henderson casino

A Henderson man won a Megabucks wide-area progressive slot machine jackpot totaling nearly $10.2 million on Saturday at Fiesta Henderson. Though he’s thrilled, he said he can’t quite believe it. The man, who identified himself only as Roger, said he moved to Henderson from Palm Beach, Florida, a couple of months ago and frequents the Lake Mead Parkway casino almost daily. On Saturday evening, the ... »

Man sues Rivers Casino, claiming dangerous conditions led to fall out of wheelchair

Man sues Rivers Casino, claiming dangerous conditions led to fall out of wheelchair

Once upon a time I would have said , “Only in America” but I am not so sure now, unfortunately false claims are rife around the world and what makes matters worse ids , solicitors/Lawyers are actually promoting things you can claim for to line their own pockets . Ultimately we still bear the brunt of the costs ourselves, insurance policies go up , freebies reduce, things become more ex... »

Casino takings slump as high rollers stay away

Casino takings slump as high rollers stay away

CHINESE high rollers are deserting James Packer’s Perth casino in droves, putting at risk one of the key strategies behind Crown’s $650 million redevelopment. Gaming and Wagering Commission of WA figures tabled in State Parliament yesterday showed revenue from baccarat — a game favoured by wealthy Chinese gamblers — plummeted by more than one-third last financial year. It comes as a blow to Crown.... »

Tulalips to build new $100 million casino, chairwoman says

Tulalips to build new $100 million casino, chairwoman says

The Tulalip Tribes plan to break ground later this year on a $100 million replacement for Quil Ceda Creek Casino. It’s the next big project for the tribes, which have grown into an economic powerhouse and one of the largest employers in Snohomish County. The 110,000-square-foot casino — which is being called informally QCC2 — will be built directly across the street from the existing casino at 641... »

Inside Gaming: Macau Up in August, Florida Casinos Close Ahead of Irma

Inside Gaming: Macau Up in August, Florida Casinos Close Ahead of Irma

Macau gaming revenue growth slows, but still enjoys yet another monthly increase for August. Florida casinos close ahead of coming Hurricane Irma; Golden Gate reopens on Fremont Street in Vegas. In this week’s Inside Gaming, Macau’s gaming revenue growth slows a bit though shows yet another monthly increase in August, Florida casinos, race tracks, and poker rooms brace for Hurricane Ir... »

Edgewater-casino-plaza-of-nations-closure

Edgewater-casino-plaza-of-nations-closure

  It is the end of an era for not only downtown Vancouver’s waterfront casino but one of the remaining buildings of the Plaza of Nations. Edgewater Casino at False Creek will close on the morning of September 29, the same day the new Parq Vancouver casino hotel resort opens across the street on the west side of BC Place Stadium. Paragon Gaming opened the temporary casino within the Plaza of N... »

Gambling is an industry that feasts on the poor and vulnerable | Helen Pidd | Opinion | The Guardian

Gambling is an industry that feasts on the poor and vulnerable | Helen Pidd | Opinion | The Guardian

As the betting addict who went on a rampage in Liverpool pointed out, bar staff don’t pour pints for people who have had too many. Why can’t the government rein in the bookies’ relentless growth? As the betting addict who went on a rampage in Liverpool pointed out, bar staff don’t pour pints for people who have had too many. Why can’t the government rein in the bookies’ relentless growth? It is no... »

Australia’s serious gambling problem

Australia’s serious gambling problem

When Kate Sommerville visited a pub in Melbourne, Australia, to research a report on the socioeconomic impact of five new slot machines in the area, she never thought she would become an addict herself. Australia’s serious gambling problem thumbnail courtesy of cnn.com »

How to play online lotto

How to play online lotto Mega Millions is an American Lotto that is played in most states and started out in 1996. The game is as easy as it gets and is very lucrative. The game has accumulated huge jackpots and has given out the largest prizes in world history. Naysayers always repeat the same words, they say the probabilities of winning are close to impossible, but how can you win if you don’t b... »

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