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iSoftBet announces new video poker game Tens or Better

Online games supplier iSoftBet has just launched a brand-new video poker game titled Tens or Better. The new title brings this version of poker to life in an exciting way, complete with quality graphics and animations. iSoftBet now offers even more great poker gaming via its extensive portfolio thanks to the new video poker addition. […]

Las Vegas Legend Wayne Newton Forced Again to Cancel Some Flamingo Shows

Wayne Newton is canceling five live performances at the Flamingo due to a positive COVID-19 test. The 80-year-old star, who is known as Mr. Las Vegas, did not reveal what symptoms he is suffering from due to the illness. The shows were to have taken place starting on Monday. Newton still is planning to perform […]

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DraftKings, JACK Entertainment Latest to Seek Ohio Sports Betting Licenses

The number of companies that have submitted their sports betting license applications in Ohio is now up to five. On Friday, the Ohio Casino Control Commission reported that DraftKings submitted its license application to serve as a mobile management services provider in the state. The Boston-based company does not have a proprietor partner yet, but […]

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Las Vegas Vagrant Threatens to Kill, Eat Police Officers Near Casino, Cops Reveal

A suspected vagrant who allegedly threatened to kill and eat Las Vegas police officers, and spit at a police car, remains in jail today. He was first spotted by Metro cops laying on a sidewalk in front of Texas Station Gambling Hall and Hotel on Wednesday. Police went up to the man, later identified as […]

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Atlantic City Blaze Damages Five Businesses on Boardwalk, No Injuries Reported

Atlantic City firefighters are continuing to search for the cause of Friday’s fire on the Boardwalk. Five retail businesses were damaged in the major New Jersey tourist area. The fire was first spotted at about 8:30 am. Smoke was exiting from doors and windows when firefighters arrived. Flames were engulfing much of the first floor. […]

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Gold Rush Sues Accel as Illinois VGT Rivals Feud Over $30M in Loans

Accel Entertainment, the largest operator of video gaming terminals (VGT) in the US, faces a lawsuit from a competitor in Illinois that claims “illegal and tortious conduct” by Accel as it tried “to dominate and control the video gaming industry in Illinois.” Gold Rush Amusements filed the lawsuit Wednesday in a Cook County courthouse. According […]

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Station Casinos Feels ‘Vindicated’ But Fined $80K for Post-Game Betting Issue

The Nevada Gaming Commission on Thursday fined Station Casinos $80,000 for accepting bets on sporting events when the outcome was already determined. Last September, the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) filed a complaint against the Las Vegas-based gaming company after Station self-reported a server malfunction that led to its mobile sports betting application taking 167 […]

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Atlantic City Union Claims Strike Would Cost Casinos $2.6M a Day

The Atlantic City union representing more than 10,000 workers employed by the town’s casinos says a looming strike would have steep financial consequences on the nine properties. Members of the Local 54 chapter of the national Unite Here labor union have authorized a strike at any moment after July 1 at 12:01 am EDT. The […]

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