Casino Workers Say “Yes” to Strike

The vote went for strike action The votes are finally in and the message is clear – casino workers in Las Vegas will be going ahead with their planned strike.   The strike will see several thousand employees walk off from their jobs for the first time in 30 years.   The voting session, which took place earlier this week, saw 25,000 workers More...

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By Staff On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Casino Profits Down in Atlantic City

The gambling industry in Atlantic City is facing challenges as two more land-based casinos are scheduled to reopen in June under new ownership.   According to statistics published by the city’s gambling regulators More...

By Staff On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

NY’s Gambling Regulators Begin Drafting Sports Betting Regulations

New York’s Gambling Regulators have started working on regulations for sports betting, despite the lack of any action in favor of it from lawmakers.   The Acting Executive Director of the State Gaming Commission. More...

By Staff On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Casino Workers in Las Vegas Vote on Strike

Las Vegas Strip Several thousand unionized workers in the city of Las Vegas will be voting this week to decide on whether or not they should go on a strike.   If the votes end up favoring a strike, casinos More...

By Staff On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Steve Wynn finds his calling in the global art business

The man who was once referred to as the leader that reinvented the casino industry in Las Vegas has now decided to reinvent himself as a global art dealer. According to a news update by a media website, the 76-year-old More...

By Claire On Friday, May 18th, 2018

Churchill Downs Strikes Online Gaming Deal

Churchill Downs Inc. announced this week that it would be entering the arena of sports betting across 3 states, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. The decision comes in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling More...

By Claire On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Bridgeport Casino Advocates Vow to Keep Fighting

Supporters of the resort casino in Bridgeport have vowed to keep fighting the good fight after their proposal failed to pass the Senate last week. Despite the failure, advocates of the casino are still calling it More...

By Claire On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Casino Revenue Drops in New Orleans

Overall gambling revenues in Louisiana experienced a drop in the month of April compared to the same period in 2017. New Orleans reported the worst performance with a 17.4% drop in year-to-year earnings.   The More...

By Debbie On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Supreme Court Allows Sports Betting But Long Road Ahead

The US Supreme Court Supporters of sports betting in the US are celebrating following the decision by the Supreme Court overturning the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) as unconstitutional. The More...

By Claire On Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Michigan Considers Opening its Doors to Online Gambling

The Michigan Online Poker Bill is closer to becoming actual law, the bill has been updated with a few amendments and now covers sports betting as well.   Rep. Brandt Iden and other sponsors of the Michigan More...