Horseplayers helped usher in Gulfstream Park Championship Meet
Horseplayers around the country helped usher in the eagerly anticipated Gulfstream Park Championship Meet on Saturday. The first card of the season was dedicated to the Claiming Crown, a series of high-money events for claiming horses with purses totaling $1.1 million.
MGM Springfield exceeding their goals for diversity hiring
Representatives of MGM Springfield reported to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission that they are exceeding their goals for diversity hiring as they distribute construction work to dozens of companies.
Decision on casino gambling in Japan closer than expected
Media reports indicate a sooner than initially expected decision on the legalization of casino gambling in Japan. Major U.S. casino/resort companies including Las Vegas Sands, MGM Resorts International, and Hard Rock have all expressed a desire to build in Japan.
W Hotels Worldwide has officially opened the new W Las Vegas
W transformed a 289-room tower of SLS Las Vegas, providing guests an elevated hotel-within-a-hotel experience, located near the recently opened Lucky Dragon on Sahara at the North End of the Las Vegas Strip.
Ivey, Sun respond to Borgata's $15.5M payment demand
Poker superstar Phil Ivey and “Kelly” Cheng Yin Sun have now answered a payment demand from the Borgata Casino in Atlantic City as their ongoing $9.6 million legal battle continues.