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Bad Month Ends Bad Year for Vegas Casinos

Bad Month Ends Bad Year for Vegas Casinos

December was a historically bad month for Nevada casinos at the end of a historically bad year, according to a Thursday state regulatory report on gambling activity and state revenues.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/28/2021

Virus Aid, No New Taxes Top US Gambling Industry 2021 Goals

Virus Aid, No New Taxes Top US Gambling Industry 2021 Goals

The U.S. gambling industry wants additional financial aid from the next round of coronavirus stimulus legislation, and promises to fight new or higher taxes on its operations as it works to recover from the pandemic.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/28/2021

Oklahoma Supreme Court Rejects Stitt’s Gambling Compacts

Oklahoma Supreme Court Rejects Stitt’s Gambling Compacts

The Oklahoma Supreme Court has rejected gambling compacts that Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt negotiated with two Oklahoma-based Native American tribes, delivering the first-term governor another setback in his attempt to renegotiate the deals that allow gambling at tribal casinos.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/28/2021

Without Adelson, Las Vegas Sands Posts $299 Million Loss

Without Adelson, Las Vegas Sands Posts $299 Million Loss

Las Vegas Sands Corp. posted a fourth-quarter loss of $299 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier, as the casino and resort operator saw its business dry up due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/27/2021

Different Types of Gambling, Media Converging for Growth

Different Types of Gambling, Media Converging for Growth

The many different types of gambling are quickly coming together with each other and with media outlets — and Wall Street is taking notice.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/26/2021

Does iGaming in the US Market Have a Serious Impact?

Does iGaming in the US Market Have a Serious Impact?

With the state of Michigan allowing for legalized online casino games in addition to sports betting, Innovation and Strategy Consultant for the gaming industry, David Sargeant, posed the question:  Does igaming make a difference?

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/26/2021

Gambling Regulations and its Benefits

Gambling Regulations and its Benefits

Every industry or sector usually have regulatory bodies overseeing conducts and practices. Just like all other sectors with their regulatory bodies, the gambling and casino industry is not left out. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/26/2021

A Complete Online Casino Slot Machine Guide for a Beginner

A Complete Online Casino Slot Machine Guide for a Beginner

Besides being regarded as a recreational activity, gambling has been regarded as one of the many ways to earn online today. There are quite a several games that one can play online, slot machine being among them. Provided on the flashy and colorful graphic machines, playing slots has been considered fun and easy to learn.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/25/2021

North Carolina, Catawba Tribe, Ink Deal That Will Bring Vegas-Style Gambling

North Carolina, Catawba Tribe, Ink Deal That Will Bring Vegas-Style Gambling

North Carolina’s governor has signed a revenue-sharing agreement with the Catawba Indian Nation that clears the way for Las Vegas-style gaming to be offered at a planned resort in Kings Mountain, officials said.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/24/2021

Challenges in Starting Your New Online Casinos

Challenges in Starting Your New Online Casinos

Online casinos are a reality and are here to stay. They simply offer more than land-based casinos and are much more fun to enjoy. New online casinos are popping up on the Internet every week, so many people believe it’s easy to start one. However, launching a new online casino is a logistics nightmare. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/22/2021

Bill to Expand Sports Gambling Introduced in Washington State Legislature

Bill to Expand Sports Gambling Introduced in Washington State Legislature

A bill to expand sports gambling in Washington state beyond Indian casinos and into privately-owned card rooms has been introduced in the state Legislature for the second consecutive year.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/21/2021

Indiana Casino Bigwig Fights State Over Ouster Order

Indiana Casino Bigwig Fights State Over Ouster Order

A longtime heavyweight in Indiana’s gambling industry is fighting state regulators’ attempts to force him to give up his stake in a Lake Michigan casino and a $300 million new casino project in Gary.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/21/2021

Casino Horse - A Promising New Name in the Casino Affiliates Space

Casino Horse is an up-and-coming casino affiliate website and fast growing gambling community founded in 2020. Its goal is to be the first port of call for online punters, be they experienced veterans or complete newbies. The website aims to provide the most up to date and relevant information regarding the hottest new games, most rewarding bonuses, honest casino and slot reviews, and much more. 

 

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/20/2021

Pennsylvania Gambling Revenue Fell By More Than 20% in 2020

Pennsylvania Gambling Revenue Fell By More Than 20% in 2020

Beset by state-ordered closures during the pandemic, casinos and other gambling operators in Pennsylvania reported a drop in 2020′s revenues of more than one-fifth the previous year, even as their take from online gambling and sports betting skyrocketed.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/20/2021

Armed Robbery Defendant Sues Harrah's Casino for $10 Million

Armed Robbery Defendant Sues Harrah's Casino for $10 Million

"Security could have prevented me from getting hurt if they wanted. But I was just another (racial slur). You will see this when you see the DVD," Darryl Allen assured the judges.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/20/2021

Man Charged With Impersonating Cop, Kidnapping Two Women Leaving Casino

Man Charged With Impersonating Cop, Kidnapping Two Women Leaving Casino

A Phoenix man is accused of impersonating a police officer and following two women from a casino.  He allegedly kidnapped and robbed both of them.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/20/2021

Plug Pulled on Plan to Blow Up Trump Plaza in Final Hour

Plug Pulled on Plan to Blow Up Trump Plaza at Last Minute

An auction house trying to raise money for a youth charity by soliciting bids to blow up a former casino once owned by President Donald Trump called off the effort Monday after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from conservative billionaire Carl Icahn.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/18/2021

One Man Critically Injured Following Vegas Strip Shooting Sunday

One Man Critically Injured Following Vegas Strip Shooting Sunday

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Lt. David Gordon conveyed to reporters late Sunday that the suspect in a Vegas Strip shooting had been captured at the Treasure Island Hotel and Casino.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/18/2021

Casino Billionaire, GOP Mega Donor Sheldon Adelson Dies

Casino Billionaire, GOP Mega Donor Sheldon Adelson Dies

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire mogul and power broker who built a casino empire spanning from Las Vegas to China and became a singular force in domestic and international politics has died after a long illness.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/12/2021

Six Biggest Casino Trends to Look Forward to in 2021

Six Biggest Casino Trends to Look Forward to in 2021

As 2020 proved, a lot can happen in one year. What’s more, many businesses aren’t designed to thrive for long in case of a pandemic or major economic downturn. However, people are always willing to try new things to have fun, make money and spend their time. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/12/2021

5 Top Online Slot Games for 2021

5 Top Online Slot Games for 2021

YggdrasilCasino.com has pushed the boundaries as one of the world's leading online slots providers as the global coronavirus pandemic rages on but hopefully burns out in 2021

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/11/2021

Gambling Fever: Which are the most popular games?

Gambling Fever: Which are the most popular games?

In 2020, gambling has been booming. In particular, online gambling has seen tremendous growth due to the global pandemic causing travel restrictions and increasing our free time. Gambling in a Swiss casino online is still possible while travelling there is not that easy!

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/04/2021

Do you gamble? This is the right article for you

 

The online gambling market surpasses $60 billion per year. Trying to find a new hobby? This might be it for you, as gambling is truly a thriving industry.

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Submitted by Payton on, Dec/27/2020

What Are the Best Paying Online Slots in Late 2020?

Many people dream from their childhood about going to a big casino and playing all the various kinds of slot games they offer. Some people used to save up all their money just for one trip to the casinos.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/25/2020

How COVID Changed the Landscape for Land-Based Casinos in 2020

How COVID Changed the Landscape for Land-Based Casinos in 2020

Casinos were among the many businesses that were hit hard by the devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. For many, it has been a stop-start year. Many establishments have been constantly closing and reopening their venues, whereas others were forced to shut down permanently as the pandemic hammered their revenues. For the industry, it has been a very challenging 12 months.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/22/2020

Stormy Daniels Wants to Blow Up Trump Casino: Bid Odds Still Up

Stormy Daniels Wants to Blow Up Trump Casino: Bid Odds Still Up

Last week our friends at BetOnline posted odds on the Over/Under bid to blow up US President Donald Trump's casino in Atlantic City.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Dec/21/2020

Play.Casino – Access to Unbiased Reviews

Play.Casino – Access to Unbiased Reviews

Play.casino was a project initially launched in 2018 but then it was put on hold until now. In 2020, a team of casino enthusiasts from Scanteam.pro have decided to restart the project. You might ask why now? Because as more and more players joined the online casino scene, Play.casino will be beneficial in helping casino players through their journey in the world of iGaming.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/21/2020

TOP 20 Slot & Casinos Sites 2020: World Rating

TOP 20 Slot & Casinos Sites 2020: World Rating

In our ever-growing realm, Internet gaming has evolved substantially in past years – thanks primarily to mobile gaming growth. The Internet gaming industry is about to reach a value of $80 billion by 2026 as more and more gamblers move to play on the Internet.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/21/2020

Bet the Winning Bomb Bid (Over/Under): AC Mayor Wants Trump Plaza Blown Up

The mayor of Atlantic City is auctioning off the chance to blow up one of Donald Trump's dilapidated casinos.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Dec/17/2020

Is It Convenient to Play Roulette on Mobile Phone

Is It Convenient to Play Roulette on Mobile Phone

The pandemic has revolutionized the online gambling industry. With the constraints imposed on people all over the world that keep them inside their homes at nearly all times, brick and mortar casinos are rendered obsolete. Research from Global Poker concluded that due to lockdown restrictions, the US has observed a boost of online poker novices by 255%.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/16/2020

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What Are The Different Types Of Sport Bets?

What Are The Different Types Of Sport Bets?

There is no little or no hesitation that betting on sports is one of the greatest and most common types of gambling in the world, but there are several means different people who are sports bet lovers can choose to bet on different types of games.  

Forms of Online Gambling that are Worth Trying

Forms of Online Gambling that are Worth Trying

Gambling has always been a common pastime. It is still the same, but in this day and age, people have the opportunity to access it through the internet. Different gaming forms, such as poker, sports betting, and casinos, are available through online gambling. These are games of chance in which the chances of winning are solely based on luck.

UFC and DraftKings Reach Groundbreaking Deal

UFC and DraftKings Reach Groundbreaking Deal

DraftKings (Nasdaq: DKNG) and UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, today announced a groundbreaking agreement that marks one of the most significant partnerships in UFC history.