Nevada’s largest casinos suffered a combined loss of $1.2 billion in 2012, despite an increase in revenues.
Nevada state gambling revenues are continuing a slight upward trend, with officials reporting that casinos won almost 2 percent more in October compared with the same month a year ago.
Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon will close temporarily on Feb. 4 for a massive remodel.
The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.
A software firm behind the “Grand Theft Auto” franchise is looking to set up shop in downtown Las Vegas.
During a state-of-the-industry speech Tuesday, American Gaming Association chief Frank Fahrenkopf Jr. is expected to focus on the popularity of online gambling abroad, while Congress and federal regulations prohibit Internet poker and other games in the U.S.
Nevada recorded its second $1 billion gaming revenue month of 2012 during July.
Gambling regulators in Nevada have approved the takeover of a string of more than 160 sports books and betting kiosks in the state by the London-based William Hill.
A local woman is two-point-two million dollars richer, thanks to a penny slot machine at The Orleans.
Las Vegas saw more visitors in March compared with the same month last year, although gambling was down significantly throughout Clark County.