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VEGAS INC analysis Chocolate lovers are in for a treat — a chocolate themed bar has opened on the Strip. The Chocolate Bar opened Sept. 12 in the New York New York, next to Hershey’s Chocolate World. Chocolate Bar Chocolate … Read more

Weidman out of Belfort bout after cracking hand

Chris Weidman will be out for up to six weeks with a hairline fracture injury in his hand © Getty Images A hairline fracture in his hand has forced UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman to withdraw from a scheduled title … Read more

Report: Las Vegas man targeted victims with SUV

Las Vegas Metro police asserted 21-year-old Ivan Jimenez used his Toyota 4Runner to attack a couple at the Stateside Lounge on Saturday, Sept. 20. (Erik Ho/FOX5) LAS VEGAS NV (FOX5) – Las Vegas Metro police on Monday let go information … Read more

SINGAPORE: The centralised self-exclusion scheme, which allows Singapore citizens & Permanent Residents (PRs) to exclude themselves from casino & non-casino gambling venues, saw 23 new members on Tuesday (Sep 23). The four-month old scheme, which allows exclusion via a single … Read more

A goal umpire once suspended for betting & a field umpire who has made a remarkable health comeback will officiate in Saturday’s AFL grand final. Goal umpire Chris Appleton was stood down in May 2010 for the rest of in … Read more

HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — Hong Kong stocks closed lower Tuesday despite an unexpected rise of a closely watched gauge of Chinese manufacturing activity. HSBC’s “flash” version of China manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index rose to 50.5 in September, up from a … Read more

Q+A: Voters’ guide for District 4 election and Steven Horsford

Steve Marcus Rep. Steven Horsford, D-Nev., responds to a question during a town hall meeting at the Cora Coleman Senior Center in Las Vegas on Thursday, March 28, 2013. By Amber Phillips (contact) Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 | 2 a.m. … Read more

Trouble Is Brewing in the World’s Biggest Gambling Hub

The Chinese gaming city of Macau generates seven times the revenue of Vegas, yet in the shadow of the casinos it’s been a long, hot summer of discontent Like gambling enclaves everywhere, Macau is awash in neon light. But if … Read more

Gambling funding mistakes defended as ‘human errors’

The Salvation Army is expected to pick up most of PGF’s loss. Photo / APN Arithmetic mistakes which lowered the scores for issue gambling services applying for funding have been defended as “human errors”. The Problem Gambling Foundation is applying … Read more