Gambling

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Visitors Getting Younger, Gambling Less

A statistical snapshot of Las Vegas visitors finds a younger crowd with fewer gamblers spending more money on food and drink than five years ago.

05/28/2014

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Nevada Lawmaker Wants To Legalize Betting On Presidential Elections

A Nevada senator wants to create a law allowing people to place bets on presidential races.

05/27/2014

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UNLV Class Helps Develop Casino Games

Students at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas are trying their hand at inventing the next hot casino game, getting it patented and selling it to casino companies.

05/12/2014

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Full House Buys Mississippi Casino

A Las Vegas-based firm has bought “The Fitz”, a casino in Mississippi.

03/24/2014

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Gambler Wants His $500,000 Back

The man says he lost big when the Downtown Grand let him play while ‘blackout drunk’

03/05/2014

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Caesars Acquires Pacific Interactive

The Israeli-owned company owns the app “House of Fun”

02/17/2014

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Ten States Considering Internet Gambling

A group that tracks gambling-related legislation worldwide says least 10 U.S. states are considering bills to legalize or expand Internet gambling this year.

02/05/2014

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Legislators Ask Navajos To Renegotiate Compact

A legislative panel asked the Navajo Nation and Gov. Susana Martinez’s administration on Friday to renegotiate a proposed compact to restrict the state’s largest tribe to their existing casinos rather than allowing an expansion of gambling.

01/31/2014

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Gambling Regulators To Watch For Olympics Cheating

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Olympics officials have asked Nevada gambling regulators to help watch for cheating at the Winter Games in Sochi. The Nevada Gaming Control Board announced Wednesday that it was partnering with the International Olympic […]

01/22/2014

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Casinos Take $1.3 Billion Hit

Casinos lost for the 5th straight year, but revenues were up in 2013

01/10/2014

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