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5-year labor deal reached between union, 2 Las Vegas casinos

Two casinos in downtown Las Vegas reached a tentative labor agreement with unionized bartenders, food and cocktail servers and other workers over the weekend. The Culinary Union says the five-year deal covers more than ...

Off-Strip Westgate casino, union reach tentative labor deal

Unionized workers in Las Vegas have reached a tentative labor agreement with the Westgate casino-resort a week after guests and others encountered picket lines outside ...

New Jersey businesses get $16M in sports bets in 1st 2 weeks

Two casinos and a racetrack in New Jersey took in $16.4 million in sports bets during the first two weeks such wagers were legal in the state. Figures released today by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement show the ...

Ex-Knicks star Charles Oakley arrested at Las Vegas casino

Former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley is being accused of gambling fraud after a wager at a Las Vegas casino last weekend, casino regulators said today. Oakley was ...

Tropicana, unionized workers reach tentative labor agreement

One more casino-hotel in Las Vegas has reached a tentative labor agreement with unionized housekeepers, bartenders and other workers ..

Palms shows off revamped guest rooms as part of $620M overhaul

The $620 million overhaul of the Palms is coming into focus with the unveiling of its revamped hotel rooms, including a $40,000 per night villa that accommodates 52 guests ...

Vdara employs a pair of robots to deliver room service

When guests order an item to their room at one Las Vegas resort, a robot is likely to show up at their door ...

Revisiting the place that put poker on the map

While thousands of people packed the Rio for the 49th edition of the World Series of Poker, some of the game’s biggest stars reflected on the place where it all started with just a single table at a Las Vegas gambling hall ...

World Series of Poker Main Event draws second largest field of all time

Players don’t appear to mind the tweaked format of this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event. The world championship event drew the second most entrants in its history, with 7,874 players paying the $10,000 entry fee before registration closed at around 7 p.m. tonight at the Rio. ...

'Here comes gambling': When sports betting is legal, the value of game data soars

If gambling operators are to monetize sports betting fully, they have to offer wagers on far more than the outcomes of games. Data on the second-by-second action creates manifold betting opportunities ...

Union: Workers reach tentative labor deal with Plaza hotel

A union representing thousands of Las Vegas casino workers seeking new contracts has reached a tentative labor agreement with the operator of the Plaza ...

Hard Rock still (distantly) eyes New Jersey casino near NYC

Even after spending a half-billion dollars on an Atlantic City casino, Hard Rock still hopes to build one in northern New Jersey near New York City one day ...

The Rio offers esports experience with new Wall Gaming Lounge

Marking Caesars Entertainment’s first foray into a permanent esports venue, the Wall Gaming Lounge at the Rio offers players an immersive gaming experience ...

Nevada gaming revenue again tops $1 billion

Nevada gaming revenue increased 5.29 percent to $1.04 billion in May compared to the same month last year, the fourth time in the last five months revenue has topped the ...

Atlantic City welcomes 2 shuttered casinos back to life

The reopenings have generated cautious optimism that better days are ahead for the seaside gambling resort that once was the only place in America outside Nevada with casinos ...

Votes on Caesars' purchase of Hoosier Park, Indiana Grand this week

Hoosier Park Racing and Casino is set to be rebranded as Harrah's Hoosier Park if a proposed sale is approved by two gambling ...

Union: Workers reach tentative labor deal with Stratosphere

A union representing more than 1,000 workers at the Stratosphere announced today it reached a tentative labor agreement with the property's operator Golden Entertainment. The ...

New York expected to overtake Nevada as top U.S. sports betting market

The Supreme Court's recent overturning of a federal ban on sports betting could clear the path for New York to become the largest U.S. sports wagering market. By 2023, New York is projected to rake in $700 million annually from sports bets, according to new projections by GamblingCompliance, an independent service that ...

Can sports betting do for Atlantic City what Trump couldn't?

The last time there was so much hype about the future of this troubled seaside resort, Donald Trump was doing most of the hyping. The president, then a casino impresario, opened the Trump Taj Mahal with great fanfare in 1990 ...

China trade war potential casualties include U.S. casinos in Asia

As the U.S. and China steam toward a full-fledged trade war, American casinos across the world could become collateral damage. “The risks for Sheldon Anderson’s Sands casinos are quite high,” says China Market Research Managing Director Shaun Rein. “It is quite possible that China will target his casinos specifically because he is a ...
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