Gambling

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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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Congress Considers Internet Gambling Tax

If Congress makes no progress on a national framework for online gambling this session, it won’t be for a lack of legislation.

11/18/2013

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New York Rolls Into Casino Business After Voter Approval

New York voters authorized an expansion of gambling in the state, making way for 7 Las Vegas style casinos.

11/06/2013

Peyton Manning's phenomenal performance this season is one reason why the Denver Broncos are a four-touchdown favorite against the Jacksonville Jaguars. (Getty Images)

Broncos Biggest NFL Favorite Ever In Vegas Books

The Denver Broncos are the biggest favorite ever in an NFL game Las Vegas, a whopping four-touchdown pick Sunday at home against the hapless Jaguars.

10/07/2013

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Clubbing Gains On Gambling

An increasing number of visitors are coming to Las Vegas specifically for the nightclub scene.

10/04/2013

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Study: Social Isolation Could Lead To Risky Financial Choices, Gambling

A new study has found a connection between social isolation and a tendency to take risks with money.

08/02/2013

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Lawmakers Push For Legal Online Gambling Nationwide

Rep. Joe Barton wants to help gamblers stay on the couch.

07/12/2013

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Casinos Post Bigger Wins In May

The state Gaming Control Board reports Nevada casinos won $897.3 million in May, posting a 1.37 percent increase from the same month a year ago.

07/11/2013

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Tiny Chinese Enclave Remakes Gambling World, Vegas

Most people still think the U.S. gambling industry is anchored in Las Vegas, with its booming Strip and 24/7 action, a place where years of alluring marketing campaigns have helped scrub away the taint of past corruption.

07/06/2013

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