USA Online Poker News

CEOC Resolves Its Dispute Blackstone Group and GSO Capital, Its Primary Lenders

CEOC Resolves Its Dispute Blackstone Group and GSO Capital, Its Primary Lenders

December 27th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

Blackstone Group and GPO Capital agreed to back the plan, setting the table for a January 2017 trial. Caesars Entertainment Operating Company (CEOC), a subdivision of the Caesars Entertainment Corp, resolved its outstanding issues with its lenders on Friday. The... 

Former Army Ranger Dies in a Shooting at the Miccosukee Casino in Miami-Dade County

Former Army Ranger Dies in a Shooting at the Miccosukee Casino in Miami-Dade County

December 26th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

The Miccosukee Casino has been in operation since 1999. A former Army Ranger won a nice jackpot at a West Miami-Dade resort on Christmas Night, only to be shot to death outside the casino the next day. It is still unclear whether his prize money was the reason... 

GreeneTrack and VictoryLand Racetrack Casinos Lose Two Key Alabama Court Decisions

GreeneTrack and VictoryLand Racetrack Casinos Lose Two Key Alabama Court Decisions

December 23rd, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

Luther Strange has been VictoryLand’s bitterest opponent, but he might soon be a US Senator from Alabama. Alabama gambling halls lost two legal battles on Friday. One involved a major decision involving over 800 gaming machines which once belonged to the... 

John Daly Discusses Tossing $65,000 of His Gambling Winnings off a Bridge to Spite His Wife

John Daly Discusses Tossing $65,000 of His Gambling Winnings off a Bridge to Spite His Wife

December 21st, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

John Daly is estimated to have lost $90 million gambling and won about $40 million back, for an estimated loss of about $53mil to $54mil dollars. Pro golfer John Daly said in an interview on ESPN’s Dan Le Batard Show on Tuesday that he once threw $65,000... 

VRStudios Installs a Multiplayer Virtual Reality System in Muckleshoot Casino

VRStudios Installs a Multiplayer Virtual Reality System in Muckleshoot Casino

December 20th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

VR gaming looks wicked cool from the inside and somewhat dorky from the outside. VRStudios has installed a full-motion multiplayer virtual reality system in the Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn, Washington. The virtual reality system is the first of its kind in the... 

New Jersey State Assembly Passes Bill to Punish Trump Taj Mahal Owner Carl Icahn

New Jersey State Assembly Passes Bill to Punish Trump Taj Mahal Owner Carl Icahn

December 19th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

Carl Icahn says the new casino bill is unconstitutional. The New Jersey State Legislature plan to pass a bill this week to punish billionaire investor Carl Icahn for closing the Trump Taj Mahal in October. If the bill sitting in the General Assembly passes, it... 

Massachusetts Public Safety Impact Report Shows No Link between Casinos and Crime

Massachusetts Public Safety Impact Report Shows No Link between Casinos and Crime

December 16th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

A study of Plainridge Park Casino charted a year in the life of crime in communities near the new racetrack. A Public Safety Impact Report on the Plainridge Park Casino was handed to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission this week, which showed no correlation between... 

Inspired Gaming’s Virtual Sports Machines Approved by the Nevada Gaming Commission

Inspired Gaming’s Virtual Sports Machines Approved by the Nevada Gaming Commission

December 14th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

Inspired Gaming produces virtual sports machines for boxing, basketball, horse racing, and FIFA football. Inspired Gaming received a green light last week from the Nevada Gaming Commission to place virtual sports machines in gaming establishments across the state.... 

Spectrum Gaming Group Releases 10 Predictions for Casino Gambling in 2017

Spectrum Gaming Group Releases 10 Predictions for Casino Gambling in 2017

December 13th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

Michael Pollock predicts India and Brazil will join Japan in approving new brick-and-mortar casino gambling. The New Jersey-based research firm, Spectrum Gaming Group, released a report this week which highlighted the top 10 casino industry trends likely to occur... 

Chris Christie Claims Voters Made “Dumb Move” Rejecting North Jersey Casino Plan

Chris Christie Claims Voters Made “Dumb Move” Rejecting North Jersey Casino Plan

December 12th, 2016 Written by Christine Davies

Chris Christie predicted sports betting would be legalized by the federal government “next year”. Democrats are not the only ones questioning the wisdom of the electorate this year. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie questioned the wisdom of New Jersey... 

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11