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G2E Masks Required, Vaccines Maybe

G2E Masks Required, Vaccines Maybe

With input from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, they are also considering other protocols such as proof of vaccinations or a negative COVID-19 test.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/11/2021

In-Person Gamblers Lifting US Casino Market to Its Best Year

Gamblers anxious to hit the slot machines and table games in person after a year of coronavirus restrictions are lifting the U.S. casino industry to its best year ever.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/11/2021

BetMGM Expands Into Arizona, Partnering With Gila River Hotels & Casinos, Arizona Cardinals

BetMGM Expands Into Arizona, Partnering With Gila River Hotels & Casinos, Arizona Cardinals

BetMGM announced today partnerships with Gila River Hotels & Casinos and the Arizona Cardinals for retail and online sports betting, establishing its first relationships in the state of Arizona. BetMGM plans to bring its industry leading platform online once legalized sports betting launches in Arizona.

Submitted by Press Release on, Aug/09/2021

Dad Who Died of Covid Was Casino Floor Manager

The 39-year-old father of five children who died of Covid-19 after texting his wife that he 'should have gotten the damn vaccine' was an Assistant Floor Manager at the M Casino.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/08/2021

Mayor Lightfoot Announces Deadline Extension for RFP Submissions for Future Chicago Casino

Mayor Lightfoot Announces Deadline Extension for RFP Submissions for Future Chicago Casino

Today, Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot announced the City of Chicago has extended the deadline to respond to the casino Request for Proposal (RFP) to Friday, October 29. This extension gives potential bidders more time to fully assess the Chicago casino opportunity; conduct additional due diligence; assemble more competitive bid packages; and explore financing opportunities. 

Submitted by Press Release on, Aug/06/2021

Man Arrested for Scaling 60 Story Aria Resorts to Protest Mask Mandates

Man Arrested for Scaling 60 Story Aria Resorts to Protest Mask Mandates

22-year-old Maison Des Champs has been arrested after climbing the 60-story Aria Resort and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip in protest of the COVID-19 mask mandate.  Casinos have imposed the new mandates following a surge in Covid-19 cases throughout the US in recent weeks.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/06/2021

Casino Chip Bandit Arrested, Charged With Theft of Lost or Mislaid Property

Casino Chip Bandit Arrested, Charged With Theft of Lost or Mislaid Property

James Stewart, 29, of Hawthorn Woods, Illinois, has been arrested and charged with theft of lost or mislaid property after stealing another man's chips at the Rivers Casino in Des Plaines, police said.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/06/2021

US Judge Revives Class-Action Claim in Wynn Resorts Lawsuit

US Judge Revives Class-Action Claim in Wynn Resorts Lawsuit

A federal judge in Nevada has revived elements of a securities fraud lawsuit seeking class-action status for allegations that executives at Wynn Resorts Ltd. knew about, but disregarded, reports of sexual harassment and misconduct against company founder Steve Wynn.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/04/2021

Macao Orders Closure of Entertainment Venues, Mass Testing

Macao Orders Closure of Entertainment Venues, Mass Testing

Macao authorities on Wednesday ordered the closure of entertainment venues but not casinos, and coronavirus tests for its 600,000 residents, after the gambling city confirmed four new infections.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/04/2021

Casino Owner Donating Site for Las Vegas Shooting Memorial

Casino Owner Donating Site for Las Vegas Shooting Memorial

The casino company that owns the former Las Vegas Strip concert venue that in 2017 became the site of the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history said Monday it is donating part of the property for a permanent memorial.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Aug/02/2021

Nevada Casinos See Robust June Ahead of New Mask Mandates

Nevada Casinos See Robust June Ahead of New Mask Mandates

Nevada casinos rode a robust economic rebound from coronavirus restrictions in June, taking in more than $1 billion in winnings for the fourth straight month and nearly reaching the all-time record set a month earlier, state regulators reported Thursday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/30/2021

Meet ecasinos.jp – a New Gambling Project for Japanese Audience

Meet ecasinos.jp – a New Gambling Project for Japanese Audience

Online gambling is becoming one of the most popular kinds of entertainment in Japan. And while there are loads of positive sides to it, some difficulties also take place. First of all, a huge range of recently launched and already established casinos can be too big for novice players who don’t know which one to choose.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/29/2021

Is the Modern Bingo Model One that Online Casinos Will Look to Replicate?

Is the Modern Bingo Model One that Online Casinos Will Look to Replicate?

Online casinos were the driving force behind the online gambling boom in the 2000s and 2010s, and there is no doubt that they are still the industry leaders by some distance. However, the online bingo industry is threatening to challenge casinos in the future. Operators in this sector have realised that they need to do more in order to compete with casinos, so they seem to be more dedicated to developing a brand identity and providing an integrated experience.

 

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/29/2021

Police Officer Rescues Baby Left in Hot Car as Man Gambles in Casino, Bodycam Footage Revealed (Video)

Police Officer Rescues Baby Left in Hot Car as Man Gambles in Casino, Bodycam Footage Reveals (Video)

A Las Vegas man was arrested after he left a child inside a hot car while gambling at a North Las Vegas casino and now new body cam footage shows the harrowing ordeal.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/28/2021

Introducing 188Bet Bookie

Introducing 188Bet Bookie

In recent years, online betting has become an extremely attractive entertainment industry, attracting thousands of players every year.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/25/2021

7 ways to maximize your chances of winning in an online casino

7 ways to maximize your chances of winning in an online casino

Whether you’ve just signed up to an online casino or you’ve been playing for a while, the chances are you’re looking for the best ways to make some cash. 

The most important thing to remember is that most casinos are luck-based -- there is no secret system that will guarantee you will make money every time. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/25/2021

Return of the Masks

Return of the Masks

Some Las Vegas resorts and casinos are again requiring employees to wear masks, a response to a recommendation issued by regional health officials amid rising COVID-19 case rates.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/21/2021

Why online casinos are so much better than land-based ones

Why online casinos are so much better than land-based ones

Online gambling is becoming more and more popular all over the world and it doesn't seem like the hype is calming down.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/20/2021

Current Online Gambling Regulations In Canada - Following The Example Of The United States?

Current Online Gambling Regulations In Canada - Following The Example Of The United States?

While the online gambling industry in Canada is much smaller than in the United States, it is still a big business. The gross sales amount is estimated at over $31 billion per year. Related purchases to online gambling are estimated to be over $15 billion per year. If we go back to its roots, card-playing started with the settlers during the 16th century. Much like the evolution of gambling in the United States, although gambling has always been integral to life in Canada, it became significantly more so with the advancement of computer and internet technology.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/20/2021

The DIY Casino Site. Is it Really Possible?

The DIY Casino Site. Is it Really Possible?

Some of the biggest hurdles facing budding entrepreneurs are the perceived complexity of business and the enormous time investment that going it alone requires.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/20/2021

The Evolution of Online Casinos in the US

The Evolution of Online Casinos in the US

During the early years of the 20th century, the US authorities were not on good terms with the legalization of gambling. At every legal meeting about gambling, new laws were attempted to be enforced to ban casinos from operating.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/19/2021

Real Money Roulette Strategies Work – Follow Them

Real Money Roulette Strategies Work – Follow Them

If you are playing roulette at Roulette77, you are probably looking to boost your chances of success. Well, as it turns out, there are many ways you can do exactly that. Many people will argue that roulette is a game of luck.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/16/2021

Gov Convicted of Taking Casino License Payoffs, Dies

Gov Convicted of Taking Casino License Payoffs, Dies

Once comparing himself to his 1991 opponent, ex-Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, Edwin Washington Edwards owned up to his own reputation as a womanizer, saying “We’re both wizards under the sheets.”

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/13/2021

Half-Life: Alyx Review

Half-Life: Alyx Review

Fun, excellent and exciting are simple terms when describing the newly launched Half-Life: Alyx Virtual Reality game. The more appropriate term would be "Exquisite." Exquisite can refer to the entire works, from the introduction, storyline, gear, and excellent action series to the credits or rewards given to the player. Playing the game is as exciting as playing wheres the gold slot in the casino. All you need is to log in and play the fantastic game.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/09/2021

Everything You Need to Pick a Trusted Online Casino

Everything You Need to Pick a Trusted Online Casino

You should make sure that when it comes to an online casino Singapore that you are choosing one that is trusted. This means that you must know how you should choose the right site for your gambling and gaming needs, including the language and much more. If you are aware of these tips and factors, then it can help you with deciding where you are going to put your money, so keep reading on to find out more. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/09/2021

Mohegan Sun Casino Las Vegas Announces Maximum Momentum Giveaway

On Friday, July 3, Mohegan Sun Casino, inside Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, part of Curio Collection by Hilton, selected the winner for the Maximum Momentum Giveaway. Grand prize winner Ronald P. won a brand new 2021 Land Rover Range Rover.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jul/08/2021

Choosing an Online Crypto Casino: A Look at 5 Questions to Consider

Choosing an Online Crypto Casino: A Look at 5 Questions to Consider

The popularity of bitcoin has continued to soar over the last few year, and from the looks of things, there is simply no slowing down or stopping. The decision to invest in bitcoin is a big one, and so is the one to get into online gambling.  Now put the two together, and you are opening yourself up to a world of opportunities, not just to have fun with the gambling, if the odds are on your side, you may be able to reap big. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/08/2021

Sports Betting Beat - July 7, 2021: Fifth Consecutive Month of More Than Half-Billion Dollars Bet in Illinois

Sports Betting Beat - July 7, 2021: Fifth Consecutive Month of More Than Half-Billion Dollars Bet in Illinois

The Illinois Gaming Board reported a sports betting handle of nearly $507.3 million for May. Mobile sports betting in North Carolina gains little traction despite the potential to be one of the top 5 US markets.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/07/2021

Finland No Deposit Casino Bonuses

Finland No Deposit Casino Bonuses

No deposit casino bonuses are the sweetest bonuses to play with without using your money. There are plenty of these bonuses in Finland betting sites. However, players should look for a trustworthy site to claim such bonuses and enjoy using them to win real money.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/06/2021

Las Vegas is Bouncing Back, but Covid Making a Comeback as Well

Las Vegas is Bouncing Back, but Covid Making a Comeback as Well

Fifteen months after the pandemic transformed Las Vegas from flamboyant spectacle to ghost town, Sin City is back.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/06/2021

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Robbery Suspect Shot to Death Outside Notorious Poker Room

Robbery Suspect Shot to Death Outside Notorious Poker Room

This is hardly the first time Legends Poker Room has made headlines for all the wrong reasons.

Early Spreads on the 2022 College Football Season Weeks 0 and 1

Early Spreads on the 2022 College Football Season Weeks 0 and 1

We are exactly three months and eight days away from the kickoff of the 2022 college football season as of May 19.

Man in Japan gambles COVID Town Funds Mistakenly Sent to Him

The money was supposed to be COVID-19 assistance for low-income households in a small Japanese town, but it was mistakenly wired to a bank account of a resident who refused to return it and spent most of it on online gambling, police said.