Casino News| Vegas Casinos | Macau Casinos | Vegas Casino News | Vegas Entertainment | Gambling Supreme Court imposes deadline for casino amendment lawsuit<p><big><strong>The Arkansas Supreme Court </strong></big>has imposed an Oct. 1st deadline for both sides of an initial lawsuit over the state&rsquo;s proposed &quot;casino amendment.&quot; Voters are scheduled to decide on casino gambling expansion in a November vote.</p>Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:25:00 -0700Caesars Ent. files trademark protection documents in Macau<p><big><strong>Caesars Entertainment,</strong></big> as part of its recent emphasis on developing operations outside the U.S., has filed trademark protection documents in Macau. Caesars subsidiaries have filed to protect the Flamingo and The Cromwell brands in the Chinese gambling hub.</p>Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:35:00 -0700Scientific Games announces creation of Sportsbook Operations center<p><big><strong>Scientific Games Corporation</strong></big> has announced the creation of a Sportsbook Operations center in&nbsp;Gibraltar. The new employee team at the center will support customers directly with a sportsbook operations service to help grow sportsbook businesses.</p>Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:19:00 -0700EquiLottery announces release of its mobile app for Win Place Show<p>EquiLottery has announced the release of its mobile device demo-version app for Win Place Show. The merger of live horse racing results determining lottery winners officially begins operations in Kentucky on March 24, 2019.</p>Mon, 17 Sep 2018 10:38:00 -0700AGA: Additional federal engagement is not warranted at this time<p><big><strong>The war of words over proposed federal legislation</strong></big> that would regulate sports betting continues with the American Gaming Association telling U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer &ldquo;additional federal engagement is not warranted at this time.&rdquo;</p>Sat, 15 Sep 2018 08:38:00 -0700Las Vegas Sands Corp. recognized for corporate sustainability efforts<p><big><strong>Southern Nevada-based Las Vegas Sands Corp. </strong></big> has again been recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for its industry-leading corporate sustainability efforts.</p>Sat, 15 Sep 2018 08:33:00 -0700Gambling establishments in Miami-Dade County face new hurdles<p><big><strong>A majority of commissioners in Miami-Dade County</strong></big> Thursday gave initial approval to an alteration in the city&rsquo;s zoning code that creates new hurdles for gambling establishments in the city.</p>Fri, 14 Sep 2018 09:45:00 -0700The Stars Group launches BetStars Sportsbetting app<p><big><strong>One of the world&#39;s largest</strong></big> online gambling companies has launched mobile sports betting in New Jersey, the latest to do so in the rapidly expanding market.</p>Fri, 14 Sep 2018 09:31:00 -0700Churchill Downs Inc. celebrates grand opening of Derby City Gaming<p><big><strong>Churchill Downs Incorporated</strong></big>&nbsp;today is celebrating the grand opening of Derby City Gaming, a $65 million state-of-the-art historical racing machine facility located on Poplar Level Road in Louisville, near the historic track.</p>Fri, 14 Sep 2018 09:31:00 -0700Caesars Entertainment believes it has seen the digital future<p><big><strong>Caesars Entertainment believes it has seen the digital future</strong></big> and that future is now. The hospitality giant announced&nbsp;that it&rsquo;s is joining forces with the global consulting agency Bluewolf&nbsp;and Salesforce&nbsp;in a new guest enhancement initiative.</p>Thu, 13 Sep 2018 09:31:00 -0700Sands China starts Hato Education Sponsorship Fund<p><big><strong>Las Vegas Sands&rsquo; Macau affiliate, Sands China Ltd., </strong></big>has started a Hato Education Sponsorship Fund, benefiting six children and young adults who lost a parent to Typhoon Hato when it hit&nbsp;Macau&nbsp;in&nbsp;August 2017.</p>Thu, 13 Sep 2018 09:03:00 -0700When will we stand up to NFL?<p><big><strong>One Mann&#39;s Opinion |</strong></big>&nbsp;This column is not really about Colin Kaepernick or even about Nike and its controversial new advertising campaign utilizing the unemployed NFL quarterback in a new series of promotions.&nbsp;</p>Wed, 12 Sep 2018 03:09:00 -0700MGM makes Forbes’ list of Best Employers<p><big><strong>A new Forbes survey says MGM Resorts</strong></big> International is ranked No. 147 on its newly compiled list of America&rsquo;s Best Employers for New Graduates 2018.</p>Wed, 12 Sep 2018 03:00:00 -0700MGE to oversee 2 casinos<p><big><strong>The tribal operator of Mohegan Sun in Connecticut</strong></big> announced it has been selected to oversee daily operations of two casinos and an entertainment complex in Niagara Falls, Canada.</p>Wed, 12 Sep 2018 03:00:00 -0700Arkansas group fights casinos<p><big><strong>In Arkansas, the battle over expanded gambling</strong></big> that includes sports betting rages on.</p>Wed, 12 Sep 2018 03:00:00 -0700October brings potential for Vegas, Macau<p><big><strong>The Analyst |&nbsp;</strong></big>There are many challenges in the world of high-end casino gaming, casinos have to find the customers, get them to come to their properties, hope they play, hope they lose and then collect the money the players lost.</p>Wed, 12 Sep 2018 03:00:00 -0700Where WYNN will go next is anyone's guess<p><big><strong>Gaming Insider |&nbsp;</strong></big>The picture is coming together for a number of the Strip&rsquo;s biggest operators as decision-makers cease their agonizing over visions that are still developing and reach for the future. Will mistakes be made? Will there be satisfying discoveries?</p>Wed, 12 Sep 2018 03:00:00 -0700Ohio’s four casinos all show revenue increases<p><big><strong>Ohio&rsquo;s four casinos all showed revenue increases </strong></big>in an August 2017 to August 2018 comparison. At Hollywood Casino Toledo, revenue increased 3 percent to $16.7 million last month.&nbsp;A year ago the August total was $16.2 million.</p>Tue, 11 Sep 2018 09:51:00 -0700888 Holdings launches sports betting mobile gaming platform in N.J.<p><big><strong>888 Holdings, the Gibraltar-based online gaming company, </strong></big>has now launched its 888 sports betting mobile gaming platform in New Jersey, saying it plans to expand to other states as sport betting become legal.</p>Tue, 11 Sep 2018 09:26:00 -0700MGM Resorts seeks to make higher education affordable, accessible to employees<p><big><strong>The Nevada Board of Regents</strong></big> has approved a program through which MGM Resorts International seeks to make higher education affordable and accessible to its nearly 72,000 employees throughout the U.S.</p>Mon, 10 Sep 2018 10:11:00 -0700