Tourist Wins Millions On Megabucks JackpotA man named Rodolfo T. hit the jackpot around 6:30 p.m. at the iconic Boyd Gaming entertainment property located in the heart of downtown Las Vegas in the center of the Fremont Street experience.
Casinos Unveil New Rules For Responsible GamblingThe announcement from the American Gaming Association Thursday in Las Vegas comes within months of two high-profile criminal cases that authorities say involved problem gamblers.
Nevada Casinos Win Almost $1B From Gamblers In MayData released Thursday by the Nevada Gaming Control Board show casino revenues in May increased 3.5 percent over the year. Revenue on the Las Vegas Strip was up almost 3 percent year-over-year, to almost $546.8 million. Downtown Las Vegas winnings increased 9.5 percent to more than $55.2 million.
Casino Industry Ramps Up Effort To Repeal Sports Betting BanThe American Gaming Association, which on Monday announced the creation of a coalition involving law enforcement, policymakers and others to advocate for the repeal. Freeman says the ban fuels the illegal sports betting market.
Nevada Gambling Revenue Jumps Almost 7.5 Percent In MarchThe Nevada Gaming Control Board on Wednesday reported that casinos brought in more than $991 million last month. Basketball bettors and slot players are among those who influenced casino revenues.
Sports Bettor Accused Of Using Phony Social Security NumbersA federal indictment filed Tuesday charges David Oancea, known as "Vegas Dave," with misusing of a Social Security number and causing a domestic institution to file false reports.
Casino Industry To Congress: Uphold Gambling DisordersThe casino industry is asking Congress to uphold gambling disorders as a serious public health matter.
MGM To Launch Responsible Gambling ProgramM-G-M Resorts International is planning to launch a program to help compulsive gamblers.
Nevada Board May Revoke Closed Vegas Bar's Gambling LicenseNevada regulators are considering the unusual step of revoking the gambling license of a Las Vegas bar that police identified as a magnet for crimes including gang-related shootings.
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Gambling Revenue Down In JanuaryNevada Gaming Control Board says casinos won just over $925 million last month
Who Should Pay For A New Las Vegas StadiumOpinion: Alan Stock addresses the issue about whether or not the public should share in any portion of a new stadium to be used for UNLV and perhaps eventually for a pro-football team?