Nevada Gaming Control Board Explains Gov. Sisolak’s New Casino Occupancy Rules

Nevada gaming properties will see increased casino floor and entertainment capacity starting on Monday. The 35 percent occupancy cap on casino floors follows months of a 25 percent limit. In…

Fire at Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas Hospitalizes Multiple People

Several people were hospitalized with minor injuries Saturday night in a fire at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, authorities said. The cause of the fire remained under investigation on Sunday.…

Las Vegas Airport Name Change to Honor Harry Reid Gains Support

Two university presidents have endorsed changing the name of McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas for former Gaming Commission Chairman and US Sen. Harry Reid.  Travelers wearing COVID-19 masks walk…

Entain Signs with New Partners to Promote Responsible Gaming

Entain teamed up with new partners as a way to extend its responsible gaming commitments into new areas including video-gaming and esports. Part of the global sports betting and gaming…

Hard Rock Announces Reopening its Cincinnati Casino After Curfew Lifted

Yesterday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine lifted the overnight curfew in the state, which led to the reopening of many restaurants, bars and casinos. Thursday marks the 84th day since the…

Mohegan Sun Pocono Cop Charged with Promoting Illegal Gambling, Prostitution

A Pennsylvania state trooper whose job by day involved patrolling the Mohegan Sun Pocono on the outskirts of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania wore a different hat when the sun set. He was,…

Virgin Hotels Las Vegas Official Opening is Scheduled for March

After the official opening was postponed several times due to the coronavirus pandemic, Virgin Hotel Las Vegas’ owner announced that the launch date is now set for March 25. The…

Las Vegas Sands Considers Dallas to be Perfect Location for Casino

Las Vegas Sands representatives said that the brand was interested in opening a casino in Dallas if gambling becomes legal in Texas. The Sands team made a statement on a…

Kaizen Gaming Signs a Deal with Playson

Kaizen Gaming announced that it would expand its casino portfolio by signing with Payson. As part of the deal, the leading Greek game tech company will boost its offering of…

Senate Bill to Support Tourism, Hospitality Would Provide $2.25B in Federal Grants

Legislation in the US Senate has been introduced that seeks to assist the tourism and hospitality industries in their COVID-19 recoveries. Nevada Senator Catharine Cortez Masto, seen here on the…