“Poker Night” brings to mind so many forgettable thrillers from the 1990s, films in that aimed to impress stylistically yet ultimately were met with indifference.Here, newly promoted Warsaw, Ind., cops detective Stan Jeter (Beau Mirchoff) unwittingly falls in to a trap set by a masked kidnapper (Michael Eklund). While drugged, tortured and kept in a dungeon, Jeter ruminates about the on-the-job anecdotes shared by veteran cops (among them Ron Perlman, … Read the rest

[unable to retrieve full-text content]First Licensed New York Casino Dealer School to train and supply the new industry set to open on January 5th. (PRWeb December 21, 2014) Read the full tale at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12410731.htm

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The King of Las Vegas Strip

December 22, 2014

JACK GAUGHAN, 1920-2014 Gambling tycoon Jackie Gaughan was in consideration the creator of the modern-day casino and ‘‘one of the fathers of downtown Las Vegas’’. Downtown Las Vegas knew him as the guy who wore wacky ties and kept his pockets stuffed with coupons for a free lunch at El Cortez Hotel and Casino. When he met someone new, he handed them a ‘‘fun book’’, as the vouchers are sometimes … Read the rest

MACAU: Over a span of 10 years, the Chinese territory reshaped itself from a sleepy Portuguese colony in to the world’s biggest gambling destination. A flood of cash from the increasingly rich mainland washed over the city and its residents, and the casino industry now dominates the economy.But this autumn, gambling revenue dropped precipitously, by nearly 20% in November from the same month last year. The stocks of casino operators … Read the rest

Reminder Publications file photo GREATER SPRINGFIELD – Up-front payments from surrounding community agreements with MGM have yielded differing amounts to the towns of East Longmeadow, Wilbraham, and Longmeadow. However, each community is finding ways to utilize its respective funds.East Longmeadow Board of Selectmen Chair Paul Federici asserted in an interview with Reminder Publications in that the town received roughly $31,000 initially from MGM and last week the town received $18,000, … Read the rest

Charlie White got down on one knee again for fiancee Tanith Belbin during the Pandora Unforgettable Moments of Love on Ice show in Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Saturday night (December 20). The engaged ice dancers performed a quartet number with their partners, Meryl Davis and Ben Agosto, to Sam Smith‘s “Lay Me Down”. During the performance, the partners switched back and forth before ending with Charlie … Read the rest

By MICHELLE RINDELSAssociated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) – A wounded security guard shot and killed a public transit passenger who opened fire when he was kicked off a bus on the Las Vegas Strip early Monday morning, cops said. The Clark County coroner’s office identified the passenger as 35-year-old Christopher Gene Boudinot of Las Vegas. Authorities asserted the shooting happened around 2 a.m. in front of the Paris casino in … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kendra Grant scored 14 points and No. 21 Mississippi State trounced Illinois-Chicago 73-36 in the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic on Saturday.Victoria Vivians had 12 points overall and Dominique Dillingham had all 10 of her points in the 1st half as Mississippi State (13-0) had little trouble generating or making shots against UIC. A 10-1 run to close the half pushed the direct … Read the rest

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DES MOINES, Iowa — An industry-commissioned study has found in that Iowa’s 18 state-licensed gaming casinos account for $2.5 billion in yearly economic activity, support 16,798 jobs in that pay nearly $742 million in wages and generate $726 million in federal, state and local tax revenues — in addition to $321.6 million in state gaming taxes. The 28-page report conducted by Oxford Economics for the American Gaming Association attempted to … Read the rest

Casino mogul Steve Wynn held a press conference on Saturday following the debut of his new show, “Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers.”  The new show is filled with musical numbers from grand choruses, to intimate duets. All of the acts are handpicked by Wynn. Wynn says he wanted a show in that pays tribute to the entertainment of old Las Vegas. 4 members of the orchestra are from University of Nevada Las … Read the rest