Remembering Sheldon Adelson: Casino Execs and Republicans Pay Tribute

Tributes for Sheldon Adelson are pouring in. From casino executives to world leaders, the casino tycoon is being remembered fondly by his friends and allies. People around the world are…

LCB Welcomes Two Finnish Casino Portals to Its Network

We are happy to announce that the LCB network has just grown bigger after recently closing the acquisition of two established Finland-focused affiliate websites. Casinomaisteri.com and Nettikasinot.bet are the two…

Penn National Gaming Tops $100, Market Cap Bigger Than MGM

Boosted by speculation on the fate of online sports betting in New York and a strong weekend handle on NFL games, Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ: PENN) surged seven percent Monday…

No Bar Rescue: Indiana Bill Would Permit VGTs Inside Veterans’ Clubs, But Not Restaurants

An Indiana lawmaker has introduced legislation that would allow video gaming terminals (VGTs) to be placed inside veterans’ clubs, such as the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars. The…

Las Vegas Era From Movie ‘Casino’ Gone Forever: Former Mobster 

Near the end of his life last summer, former mobster Frank Cullotta said Las Vegas as depicted in the movie Casino will never come back. Former mobster Frank Cullotta tapes…

Yokohama Officials Reject Casino Referendum, City Moving Forward with Integrated Resort Dreams

The Yokohama City Council has rejected a resident-led campaign that sought to ask voters whether they want to authorize an integrated resort (IR) casino in Japan’s second largest city. The…

Georgia Lawmaker Champions Gambling Expansion in Peach State

A Georgia legislator says he will introduce a bill this year to allow sports betting in the Peach State. A sportsbook patron eyes a wall where screens are positioned showing…

New York Lawmakers’ Online Sports Betting Bill Takes Different Approach From Cuomo

Two New York state lawmakers filed legislation on Thursday to legalize mobile sports betting. However, they’re proposing a different format than what Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed earlier in the week.…

Las Vegas Mayor ‘Ready to Welcome World Back,’ as State Reports Record COVID-19 Deaths, Cases

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman has been critical of COVID-19 lockdowns and Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak’s (D) handling of the coronavirus pandemic. Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman is ready to…

Entain Rebuffs $11bn Offer from Casino Giant MGM

Gambling powerhouse Entain plc (formerly GVC Holdings) confirmed early Monday that it has received an $11 billion offer from US casino giant MGM Resorts International, but has turned it down…