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Paddy Power Looks for a Donald Trump Expert to Create US Political Prop Bets

Paddy Power Looks for a Donald Trump Expert to Create US Political Prop Bets

April 7th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

Paddy Power lost $5 million on Trump bets last year, so it is serious about finding a “Head of Trump Betting”. Paddy Power is looking to hire a “Trump expert” as a bookmaker for proposition bets on the current president of the United States.... 

Montreign Resorts in Thompson, New York Changes Its Name to Resorts World Casino

Montreign Resorts in Thompson, New York Changes Its Name to Resorts World Casino

April 6th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

The Empire Resorts-Genting Group licensing deal runs through 2027, with an option to extend all the way to 2066. The Montreign Resort Casino in Thompson, New York has changed its name to Resorts World. The developer, Montreign Operating Company LLC, noted the name... 

U.S. District Judge Sends CS:GO Lawsuit against Valve Corporation to Arbitration

U.S. District Judge Sends CS:GO Lawsuit against Valve Corporation to Arbitration

April 4th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

Several lawsuits against Valve over CS:GO skin-gambling have been tossed or sent to arbitration. A lawsuit filed by the families of teenagers against the Valve Corporation, the creator of Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), was thrown out this week by a U.S.... 

NFL Commissioner Has No Plan to Impose a Gambling Ban on Las Vegas Raiders Games

NFL Commissioner Has No Plan to Impose a Gambling Ban on Las Vegas Raiders Games

April 3rd, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

Goodell opposes legalized sports betting, but will not impose a gambling ban on Las Vegas Raiders games. Contrary to rumors which spread in the past week, the NFL has no plan to impose a gambling ban on Las Vegas Raiders games, said Commissioner Roger Goodell this... 

Steve Wynn Buying Home and Stores Near the Wynn Boston Harbor Development

Steve Wynn Buying Home and Stores Near the Wynn Boston Harbor Development

March 31st, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

Steve Wynn has proposed a footbridge over the river adjacent to Amelia Earhart Dam. Steve Wynn continues to buy properties near the construction site of his $2.4 billion Wynn Boston Harbor casino, which is located on the Mystic River in Everett. The Boston Globe... 

Phil Mickelson Paid $1.9 Million in Gambling Debts to Las Vegas Businessman Billy Walters

Phil Mickelson Paid $1.9 Million in Gambling Debts to Las Vegas Businessman Billy Walters

March 30th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

While Mickelson paid $1.9 million in gambling debts, it should be noted the 5-time major winner earned $48 million in 2012. Five-time PGA major winner Phil Mickelson paid $1.9 million in gambling debts to William “Billy” Walters, according to documents... 

Las Vegas Casino Company Stocks Boosted by News of NFL Franchise Move

Las Vegas Casino Company Stocks Boosted by News of NFL Franchise Move

March 29th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

The Raiders will increase Las Vegas’s television visibility, while drawing sports fans to the gambling destination’s casinos. Las Vegas casino companies are seeing the benefit of having a prestigious NFL franchise come to town. The Las Vegas Sands,... 

Man Arrested for Keying Cars in a Lake Charles, Louisiana Casino Parking Lot

Man Arrested for Keying Cars in a Lake Charles, Louisiana Casino Parking Lot

March 28th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

Isaiah M. Reado is alleged to have to tested the locks on 20 of the cars before being detained. A man outside a Lake Charles, Louisiana casino is charged with 22 counts of criminal damage to property after he walked through the casino parking lot and keyed cars.... 

Men in Animal Masks Rob a Jewelry Store at the Bellagio

Men in Animal Masks Rob a Jewelry Store at the Bellagio

March 27th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

Sebastian Gonzales, the 20-year old man in the pig mask, claimed his family was threatened if he did not participate. Men in animal masks tried to rob a jewelry store inside the Bellagio casino and hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. The sight of the robbers using sledgehammers... 

North Dakota Private Casino Bill Defeated by a Two-Thirds Margin

North Dakota Private Casino Bill Defeated by a Two-Thirds Margin

March 25th, 2017 Written by Christine Davies

Dakota Magic Casino in Hankinson is one of the gaming locations which would have been affected. A measure to approve the construction of casinos off of North Dakota reservation lands was defeated on Thursday. House Concurrent Resolutions 3033 lost by a 28 to 63... 

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