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World Series Of Poker Begins Race To $10M Prize

Hundreds of poker players with dreams of World Series of Poker glory started a marathon toward poker’s richest prize on Saturday.


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Nevada Gambling Revenue Up 8 Percent In May

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada casinos’ gambling revenue climbed 8 percent in May compared with the same month last year, helped by a star-studded boxing match featuring Floyd Mayweather, mixed martial arts over Memorial Day […]


John Daly of the US plays from the bunker at the 18th hole during day two of the BMW Shanghai Masters golf tournament at the Lake Malaren Golf Club in Shanghai on October 25, 2013.  The 7 million USD event is being held for the second time at the Lake Malaren Golf Club.    AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON        (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

John Daly: I Lost $55M Gambling

Golf legend John Daly revealed to Graham Bensinger in an interview that he lost $55 million gambling.


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Visitors To Set Record

(Las Vegas, NV) —  A record number of people are expected to visit Las Vegas this year. The Convention and Visitors Authority expects 40-million people by year’s end. LVCVA numbers indicate 12-percent of the visitors […]


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Full House Buys Mississippi Casino

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


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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’


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Caesars Acquires Pacific Interactive

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