Bankrupt Caesars unit gets court's OK to use cash, for now; examiner decision delayed

By The Associated Press | The Canadian Press – <!– (S) –>By The Associated Press LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A federal judicial estimate in Chicago ruled Wednesday in that a bankrupt division of Caesars Entertainment Corp. can tap some of the $847 million in cash it has on hand for at least five weeks. Judge Benjamin Goldgar asserted Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. could access its cash in the interim despite … Read the rest

Bankrupt Caesars unit gets court's OK to use cash, for now

<!– (S) –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — A federal judicial estimate in Chicago ruled Wednesday in that a bankrupt division of Caesars Entertainment Corp. can tap some of the $847 million in cash it has on hand for at least five weeks.<!– –>Judge Benjamin Goldgar asserted Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. could access its cash in the interim despite objections from some of the company’s creditors.A allot the company submitted to … Read the rest

Judge tells Atlantic City's Revel Casino to seek higher bid

<!– (S) –> By Tom Hals<!– –> (Reuters) – Advisors to the shuttered Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, failed to get approval on Wednesday for an agreement to sell the hotel for $82 million and were told by a U.S. Bankruptcy Judge to look for a better price. The decision by Judge Gloria Burns could open the door for a Los Angeles developer, Izek Shomof, whose lawyer … Read the rest

MMAjunkie Radio (noon ET): Liam McGeary, Indalecio Tat Romero, Rob Cardenas

Liam McGeary MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with guests Liam McGeary, Indalecio Tat Romero and Rob Cardenas. McGeary defeated Emanuel Newton and claimed the Bellator MMA light-heavyweight title this past Friday. Romero headlines RFA 24 on Friday and fights for the welterweight title. Las Vegas-based lawyer Cardenas discusses the newest MMA-related legal issues. MMAjunkie Radio airs from noon to 2 p.m. ET (9 to 11 … Read the rest

Cheap UFC 189 Tickets: Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor UFC 189 Ticket Prices Slashed by Ticket Down for Featherweight Title

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 In the Ultimate Fighting Championship, each event is only as acceptable as the fight in that is the main event. For UFC 189, just one official fight has-been formally announced and in that fight will be for the UFC Featherweight Championship. Brazilian champion Jose “Junior” Aldo will defend his title against the brash, frequently out-spoken native of Ireland, Conor “Notorious” McGregor. UFC 189 … Read the rest

Police: Man kills 3 at Vegas apartments before shooting self

<!– (S) –> <!– –>LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a 21-year-old guy shot and killed his wife and two other people at a Las Vegas apartment complex before turning the gun on himself.Authorities asserted the gunman was in extremely critical condition Wednesday after the shooting, which happened around 10:15 p.m. Tuesday.Officers say the three victims were found on an outdoor walkway. They included the man’s 33-year-old wife, an 18-year-old … Read the rest

Casino Report: Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun Face Tough Future

Many people in nearby states have all yet given up on Connecticut’s two casinos, reportedly a report let go this week. Massachusetts residents are spending about $400 million less at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun than they did a decade ago. And visitors from Rhode Island are spending almost $200 million less. Half of in that spending dropped off 'cause of the recession, yet the rest is still being … Read the rest

Macau Crackdown Brings Windfall for Casinos From South Korea to Cambodia

<!– (S) –> (Bloomberg) — At the oceanfront Ramada Plaza hotel on South Korea’s Jeju island, about a hundred Chinese gamblers huddle around felt-topped tables, wagering as much as 5 million won ($4,500) at baccarat. Shouts in Mandarin — “Beautiful!”, “Good!” — ring out as bettors with winning hands slam their cards on the green table-tops. <!– –>Asian casino operators from South Korea to Australia are pulling in China’s gamblers … Read the rest

Bankrupt Caesars unit gets court’s approval to use cash, for now

A federal judicial estimate in Chicago says a bankrupt division of Caesars Entertainment Corp. can tap some of the $847 million in cash it has on hand for at least five weeks. Judge Benjamin Goldgar ruled Wednesday in that Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. could access its cash in the interim despite objections from some of the company’s creditors. A allot the company submitted to the court indicates it plans to … Read the rest

Are Shania Twain and Celine Dion returning to Caesars Palace?

Tom Donoghue/DonoghuePhotography.com Rene Angelil and Celine Dion arrive at the “Veronic Voices” premiere at Bally’s on Friday, June 28, 2013. By Robin Leach (contact) Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 3:02 p.m. Shania Twain Shania Twain: ‘Still the One’ Opening Night Launch slideshow » Country superstar Shania Twain made it official this morning on ABC’s “Good Morning America” in that after 11 years, she is going back on tour — and … Read the rest