The war of words over proposed federal legislation that would regulate sports betting continues with the American Gaming Association (AGA) telling U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) “additional federal engagement is not warranted at this time.”view
Southern Nevada-based Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) has again been recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for its industry-leading corporate sustainability efforts.view
A majority of commissioners in Miami-Dade County Thursday gave initial approval to an alteration in the city’s zoning code that creates new hurdles for gambling establishments in the city.view
One of the world's largest online gambling companies has launched mobile sports betting in New Jersey, the latest to do so in the rapidly expanding market.view
Churchill Downs Incorporated today (Friday) 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.view
Caesars Entertainment believes it has seen the digital future and that future is now. The hospitality giant announced that it’s is joining forces with the global consulting agency Bluewolf and Salesforce in a new guest enhancement initiative.view
Las Vegas Sands’ Macau affiliate, Sands China Ltd., has started a Hato Education Sponsorship Fund, benefiting six children and young adults who lost a parent to Typhoon Hato when it hit Macau in August 2017.view
The Analyst | 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 (which does not always happen) and then collect the money the players lost.view
Gaming Insider | The picture is coming together for a number of the Strip’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?view
Ohio’s four casinos all showed revenue increases in an August 2017 to August 2018 comparison. At Hollywood Casino Toledo, revenue increased 3 percent to $16.7 million last month. A year ago the August total was $16.2 million.view
888 Holdings, the Gibraltar-based online gaming company, 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.view
The Nevada Board of Regents 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.view
The new joint venture between Churchill Downs Inc. (CDI’s) and Keeneland Association Inc. has now formally filed an application requesting live standardbred racing dates at CDI’s old Louisville Downs.view
MGM Resorts International will be the exclusive in-game gambling partner of the Alliance Of American Football (AAF) for the next three seasons. A formal announcement comes about a month after MGM signed a deal to be the official gaming partner of the NBA.view
Football fans had their jerseys on and their wallets open as pro football season arrived in places where sports betting is newly legal. New Jersey won a landmark U.S. Supreme Court case in May that clears the way for all 50 states to offer legal sports betting if they choose.view
Look for the Tropicana in Atlantic City to become the latest Atlantic City casino to offer sports wagering. The casino announced it has reached a deal with bookmaker William Hill US to offer sports betting in the near future. No timetable was given for the launch.view
Gulfstream Park near Miami has announced its 2018-2019 Championship Meet stakes schedule will feature a record 105 stakes worth a record $29.079 million in purses, headlined by the Jan. 26th Pegasus World Cup Championship Invitational Series...
Atlantic City tourism and casino officials say they had a banner summer season and are giving part of the credit to the advent of newly legalized sports betting.
Adrian Beltre received a standing ovation in the Texas Rangers’ home finale Sunday. There was less ambiguity in Detroit, where Victor Martinez is calling it a career, and he played his last game Saturday.
Tiger Woods delivered the perfect ending to his amazing return from four back surgeries on Sunday with a performance that felt like the old days. He left the competition feeling hopeless as he built a five-shot lead early and hung on to win the Tour Championship.
Overall casino revenue rose significantly in Mississippi in August and local bookmakers tell GamingToday that they believe it’s attributable to the roll out of sports betting in the state producing a large influx of gamblers from neighboring Louisiana.