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LARGE AND SMALL FINES THAT SOME CASINOS HAD TO PAY
Large and Small Fines that Some Casinos had to Pay
The casino industry deals with millions of dollars on a daily business. Sometimes the money comes in the form of profit. Other times, it comes as a loss. Not only do casinos lose money to gamblers who emerge victorious at slot machines and table games,...
NO-PLAY ZONES TO AFFECT SOME NEW JERSEY GAMBLERS
No-Play Zones to Affect Some New Jersey Gamblers
On November 26th, residents of New Jersey will be able to gamble legally online. As a pioneer in this new cyber endeavor, Atlantic City's online casino operators are anticipating snafus. One of those snafus will most likely be the inconvenience of small,...
THANKSGIVING IN LAS VEGAS: BOUNTIFUL BUFFETS AND BLACK FRIDAY DEALS
Thanksgiving in Las Vegas: Bountiful Buffets and Black Friday Deals
As Thanksgiving Day approaches, casinos and other businesses in Las Vegas, America's gambling capital, are making preparations for the traditional holiday. Visitors to the area may be wondering what there is to do on Thursday, November 28th and Friday,...
U.S. ONLINE GAMBLING TAX: NEWS AND RULES
U.S. Online Gambling Tax: News and Rules
Washington state congressman Jim McDermott proposed a bill last week that would tax U.S. online gambling sites at a rate of 12 percent. Four pennies would go to the federal government and eight would go to government and/or tribal agencies in the region...
HIPPODROME CASINO SEEKS 'DOOR DWARFS' AS BOUNCERS
Hippodrome Casino Seeks 'Door Dwarfs' as Bouncers
Hippodrome Casino A premiere London casino with a rich cultural history recently revealed its plan to hire six "door dwarfs" as bouncers. According to an advertisement in London's Metro newspaper, casino proprietors are planning to assemble...
TOP JACKPOT WON CONFIRMS THE GROWING POPULARITY OF SLOTS IN MACAU
Top Jackpot won Confirms the Growing Popularity of Slots in Macau
Macau is one of the hottest gambling spots in the world, with the game of baccarat serving as its major customer draw. The slot machine, by comparison, has always played a much smaller role in the area's gambling landscape. Indeed, slot machines have...
CENTRAL UNITED STATES' QUAD CITY GAMING LANDSCAPE IS CHANGING
Central United States' Quad City Gaming Landscape is Changing
In the heart of the United States lie the Quad Cities, a five-city conglomerate stretching across Iowa and Illinois. The conglomerate exists along the Mississippi River and began as a group of only three towns, the Tri Cities. As the mecca evolved into...
US GAMBLING REGULATION AT THE END OF 2013 - THE DOWNSIDE
US Gambling Regulation at the end of 2013 - the Downside
As 2013 nears its end, American casino executives are reflecting on their earnings for the year. Because gambling revenue fuels government expenditures, particularly local agencies and school funding, the performance of casinos is of interest to just...
SECURITY BREACHES AFFECT CASINOS AND CORPORATIONS
Security Breaches Affect Casinos and Corporations
Patrons who used a credit or debit card at an Affinity Gaming casino or hotel within the past nine months might want to double check their credit card statements. A security breach was recently reported by the company, which owns casinos in Nevada, Colorado,...
MICHIGAN TRIBAL CASINO LEGAL DRAMA: A ROAD SIGN AND A SUPREME COURT SUIT
Michigan Tribal Casino Legal Drama: A Road Sign and a Supreme Court Suit
Michigan is a state rich in Native American history. Twenty-three tribal casinos dot the Great Lakes state's landscape, beckoning citizens and visitors alike to come inside and play. The state's tribal gaming landscape has had its share of legal...
ANTIGUA-U.S. GAMBLING CONFLICT CONTINUES INTO THE NEW YEAR
Antigua-U.S. Gambling Conflict Continues Into the New Year
Map of Antigua Back in 2003, members of the Caribbean island nation of Antigua filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization, or WTO, against the United States. Antigua's complaint: The U.S. had been unlawfully blocking Antigua-based gambling...
2014: CHRIS CHRISTIE'S HIGH HOPES FOR NEW JERSEY
2014: Chris Christie's High Hopes for New Jersey
New Jersey's gambling scene seems to be an ever-changing whirlwind of drama. Last November, online gaming became legal. This January, the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel will close. Revel Casino faces a possible second bankruptcy in the coming months....
CULINARY WORKERS UNION SUPPORTS CASINO WORKER ISSUES IN NEVADA
Culinary Workers Union Supports Casino Worker Issues in Nevada
When gamblers visit Las Vegas and spend money in the casinos and hotels there, they want their stay to be a pleasant one. The quality of a customer's experience is due, at least in part, to the happiness and well-being of the many casino workers they...
CHINESE GOVERNMENT OPENS UP GAMBLING TESTS OUTSIDE OF MACAU
Chinese government opens up gambling tests outside of Macau
The city of Macau, China is one of the hottest gambling spots in the world. Regarded by some as China's "sin city," Macau casinos cashed in on $38 billion in 2012 and have been scoring higher profits than Las Vegas since 2007. Interestingly,...
OHIO IS GROWING HIS CASINOS REPERTORY
Ohio is growing his casinos repertory
Up until recently, the state of Ohio was a casino-free territory. Citizens who wanted some table game fun or slot machine action had to travel to neighboring states like Michigan or Indiana for their gambling adventures. It took 20 years and five different...
THE PROGRAM OF CONCERTS IN THE TOP GAMBLING RESORTS OF LAS VEGAS
The program of concerts in the top gambling resorts of Las Vegas
Las Vegas visitors often have one thing on their minds: gambling. With all of the deluxe casinos available on the Las Vegas Strip, this fact is not surprising. Sometimes, however, a bleary-eyed gambler craves a change of scene. The hotels of Las Vegas...
HISTORY OF JIMMY BUFFETT, FROM MUSIC TO CASINO'S INVESTMENTS
History of Jimmy Buffett, from music to Casino's investments
Jimmy Buffett (singer, businessman) Jimmy Buffett began his public career as a singer in the sixties, but his enterprise has expanded far beyond music in the past three decades. In 1985, Buffett opened a retail store in Florida and named it "Margaritaville"...
TRIBAL CASINOS: SOME SEEK CHANGES TO INCREASE EARNINGS, OTHER SO RICH WHO DONATE
Tribal Casinos: some seek changes to increase earnings, other so rich who donate
While it's true that Las Vegas and Atlantic City are two of America's hottest casino epicenters, people across the United States can and do enjoy gambling in local Native American casinos. Approximately half of all Native American groups in the U.S....
GAMBLING MOVIES RANKING (2003-2013)
Gambling Movies Ranking (2003-2013)
Casino fans enjoy the slots, the tables, the exciting atmosphere of the gambling world. Sometimes it's also fun to sit back and watch other people live in that world. The past decade has seen many gambling-themed movies, often with star-studded casts....
ANOTHER HAPPY MEGABUCKS WINNER WALKS AWAY WITH MILLIONS
Another Happy Megabucks Winner Walks Away With Millions
Since 1986, Megabucks has been disbursing multimillion dollar payouts to Nevada citizens. Megabucks is a progressive slot machine game that is designed, manufactured, and distributed by International Game Technology, or IGT. In addition to the Megabucks...
30 DEFENDANTS WILL FACE JUSTICE FOR GAMBLING-RELATED CRIMES
30 Defendants will face justice for gambling-related crimes
Alimzhan Tokhtakhounov Over 30 defendants were arraigned on Friday, April 19, 2013 for gambling-related crimes including illegal sports betting and money laundering. Judge Jesse Furman set a trial date of June 9, 2014 for the suspects who are thought...
GAMBLING THROUGH THE WATERS OF FLORIDA
Gambling through the waters of Florida
Gamblers who like the taste of salty sea air and the sound of ocean waves crashing beneath their feet can enjoy one-day casino cruises in several areas of the United States, including Florida. At port, gambling may still be against the law, but once a cruise...
STATES CONTRIBUTE LITTLE TO GAMBLING ADDICTION REHABILITATION FUNDS
States Contribute Little to Gambling Addiction Rehabilitation Funds
Gambling opportunities have spread like wildfire in the United States in the last few years. Ohio recently opened four new casinos in Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, and Toledo. Massachusetts has its eye one three new casino construction opportunities....
KIDDIE GAMBLING AT CHUCK E. CHEESE: A QUESTION OF PERSONAL ETHICS
Kiddie Gambling at Chuck E. Cheese: A Question of Personal Ethics
Florida's recent ban on Internet cafes, which employ sweepstakes prizes as an incentive for buying online computer time (read more), resurrected an issue that has been tugging at the minds of politicians for years: if gambling outside of government-approved...
HOT GAMBLING TOPICS DISCUSSED AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS
Hot Gambling Topics Discussed at International Conference in Las Vegas
15th International Conference on Gambling Risk Taking In May 2013, over 400 professionals took part in a week-long gambling conference at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. That conference was the International Conference on Gambling and Risk Taking, a world-renowned...
CAMERAS IN CASINOS: A DOUBLE STANDARD
Cameras in Casinos: A Double Standard
A double standard exists at all casinos: it's okay for proprietors to videotape and photograph guests, but guests are not permitted to videotape or photograph anything inside a casino. There's a practical reason for this: a person using a camera...