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Nevada Casino Regulators Scold Caesars For Bankruptcy

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators are calling the bankruptcy of Caesars Entertainment Corp.’s debt-heavy subsidiary an embarrassment and lamenting the company’s inability to pay 63 former executives some $33 million in promised pension payments. […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/26/2015

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Regulators OK Merger Between Lottery Operator, Slot Maker

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators say a $6.4 billion merger between an Italian lottery operator and U.S. slot machine maker can move ahead. The Nevada Gaming Commission unanimously approved the deal between Italy’s Gtech […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/26/2015

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Trial Delayed Pending FBI Ruse Ruling In Las Vegas

Trial has been postponed pending a federal judge’s ruling on whether the FBI improperly entered Las Vegas Strip hotel suites without a warrant before arresting and accusing a Malaysian businessman and his son of illegal Internet gambling.

12/25/2014

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Ultimate Gaming Closes Nevada Online Poker Site

Ultimate Gaming officials say they have shut down the company’s online Ultimate Poker site in Nevada.

11/14/2014

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Poker Star Denies Cheating To Win $22M

The 10-time World Series of Poker winner Phil Ivey says he didn’t cheat when he won nearly $22 million playing baccarat at casinos in New Jersey and London.

10/06/2014

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America’s Economic Impact Of Gambling

A new study shows U.S. casinos had a $240 billion economic impact and employed 1.7 million people in 2013.

09/30/2014

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MGM Resorts To Sell Local Casino

MGM Resorts International is selling a Henderson casino that was built before the Hoover Dam and contains a vault that once guarded wages for the project’s construction workers.

09/05/2014

The famous boardwalk in Atlantic City could go dark if two major casinos follow through on plans to close. (Abdullah Pope/AFP/Getty Images)

New Jersey Commission: We Can’t Force Atlantic City Casinos To Stay Open

Atlantic City lawmakers asked the New Jersey Casino Control Commission to require the Showboat and Trump Plaza to remain open past their expected closings dates this summer.

08/11/2014

New Jersey legislation would have allowed gamblers to place sports bets in the state's casinos and racetracks. (Keystone/Getty Images)

Christie Vetoes Sports Betting In New Jersey

Veto seen as defeat for Atlantic City casinos.

08/08/2014

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Nevada Gambling Revenue Jumps

Nevada officials say casino revenues shot up more than 14 percent in June thanks to a banner month on the Las Vegas Strip.

07/25/2014

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