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$800M extreme sports park south of Las Vegas Strip gets OK

An extreme sports park with a 15-story hotel that would be built south of the Strip received county approvals Wednesday. Clark County commissioners voted 7-0 to approve plans for the 130-acre project at the southeast corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Sunset Road, according to county s
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An Inside Look at Dave and Buster’s at G2E

Not displaying correctly? View in your browser. Keynote Announcement PLAY: Dave and Buster’s Path to Accelerated Growth Presented By: Scientific Games Wednesday, October 4, 9:00 – 10:00 AM Keynote discussion featuring Stephen King, Chairman of the Board and CEO, Dave and B
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N.J. picks up fresh support in sports betting case

WASHINGTON — A powerful lawmaker and the casino industry have weighed in on the side of the Garden State as the U.S. Supreme Court decides whether to allow New Jersey to legalize sports betting. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee,
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Lottery study committee to get back to work

JACKSON – The lottery study committee formed by House Speaker Philip Gunn will hold its second public hearing – the first since May – on Sept. 5. The study committee is tasked with providing information for the 2018 legislative session that begins in January. According to a news relea
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Coast casinos have their best July in years

uly typically is one of the strongest months for Coast casinos and this July was another winner. Gross casino revenue at the 12 properties across South Mississippi was $108.4 million, up $105.1 million, or 3 percent higher than a year ago, according to the Mississippi Department of Re
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Skill-based slot games: Here to stay or a gamble that will never pay off? | Casinopedia

After legislation paved the way for skill-based casino gaming, the sector is showing positive signs of growth. The pertinent question is whether this new-age gaming will be accepted by both younger and older clientele. A set of new regulations adopted by the Nevada Gaming Commission b
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Silver Slipper Casino on a roll with new amenities – Mississippi Business Journal

A casual new seafood venue and a Caribbean-inspired pool area are the newest amenities at Silver Slipper Casino Hotel in Hancock County. The Bayou Caddy Oyster Bar and the Beach Club are the latest investments that casino owner Full House Resorts has made in Silver Slipper in the last
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Continuing the Industry’s Commitment to Responsible Gaming

Dear Gaming Colleague: This week, to mark the 20th anniversary of Responsible Gaming Education Week (RGEW), the American Gaming Association (AGA) hosted two events to highlight the industry’s commitment to this important issue. From July 31-August 4, the collective casino gaming indus
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Condé Nast readers choose Hard Rock Biloxi as ‘Best Hotel in Mississippi’

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi is “Best Hotel in Mississippi” as chosen by those who voted in the 29th annual Condé Nast Readers’ Choice Awards survey. A record 300,000 travelers took part in the survey that chose the top hotels and resorts nationwide. “Look twice: You might conf
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