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<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — At Connecticut’s casinos, you can gamble around the clock, yet state law cuts off cocktail service shortly after midnight. The CEO of the Foxwoods Resort Casino says in that puts them at a disadvantage in the region — and he wants the state to revisit the policy. Atlantic City casinos serve alcohol at all hours, liquor is served until 4 a.m. at … Read the rest

26 November 2014By Howard StutzLAS VEGAS — Despite Nevada and the Strip’s third straight monthly gaming revenue decline — fueled by a more than 35 % drop in baccarat totals — analysts found a bright spot in what was otherwise a dismal October.After all, it is the start of the Thanksgiving holiday.Statewide, casinos saw revenue fall almost 4.3 % to $913.6 million during the month. On the Strip, gaming revenue … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –>Fallsview Casino Resort & Casino Niagara win Top Employer Award for 5th year running NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – For the fifth consecutive year Niagara Casinos has-been named one of Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers is an annual yearly competition in which employers in the same field are compared and evaluated using eight key criteria. The … Read the rest

Nevada gambling revenue down 4 percent in October

LAS VEGAS (AP) — State authorities say Nevada gambling revenue was down 4 % in October compared with the same month a year ago. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Wednesday in that the state’s casinos pulled in $914 million last month. Revenues are down 3 % in the 1st four many months of the fiscal year. Las Vegas Strip gambling revenues of $787 million were down 6 % year-over-year, … Read the rest

Gambling Revenue Down 4 Percent in October

LAS VEGAS (AP) – State authorities say Nevada gambling revenue was down 4 % in October compared with the same month a year ago. The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Wednesday in that the state’s casinos pulled in $914 million last month. Revenues are down 3 % in the 1st four many months of the fiscal year. Las Vegas Strip gambling revenues of $787 million were down 6 % year-over-year, … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> LAS VEGAS (AP) — A key battle scene near the end of Cirque du Soleil’s “Ka” show is returning more than a year and a half after a performer fell 94 feet to her death when a wire rope snapped during the stunt.<!– –>Cirque du Soleil authorities have invited reporters to a Dec. 3 preview of the scene’s return at the MGM Grand hotel-casino on the Strip. … Read the rest

Yee-hah! Demand for National Finals Rodeo Tickets at All-Time High

Yee-hah! Demand for National Finals Rodeo Tickets at All-Time High By Jesse Lawrence | 11/25/14 – 02:44 PM EST NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Every December, the rodeo world converges upon Las Vegas for the annual yearly National Finals Rodeo. The NFR is the last event of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) season, offering a final possibility for cowboys to lay claim to world championship titles in their respective events. … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> <!– –>ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Some of the hottest action in Atlantic City involves closed casinos in bankruptcy court, where Donald Trump is trying to recoup rent he paid on a driveway leading to the former Trump Plaza casino, and Revel is fighting an effort by the city to collect $32 million in unpaid taxes. Both developments came in court filings late Monday. In the Trump … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> Shares jump 45% on Caesars Entertainment’s 3Q14 results (Part 1 of 15) Caesars Entertainment Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR) owns, operates, and manages casino entertainment facilities in addition to land-based casinos and riverboat or dockside casinos. The company, or CZR, operates its casinos primarily under the Caesars, Harrah’s, and Horseshoe brand names. CZR moreover operates hotel and convention space, restaurants, and non-gaming entertainment facilities. Plus, the company owns … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –>ST. LOUIS, Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (ISLE) formally announced today in that it will release its financial results for the 2nd quarter of fiscal year 2015 before the market opens on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 and will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast to discuss results at 10:00 a.m. central time. The toll-free telephone number to access the call for the … Read the rest