One of the region’s largest mass-filings for unemployment and other benefits will begin next week for newly laid-off Atlantic City casino workers in an outreach effort so large it had to book part of the city’s convention center.
Caesars Entertainment is showing the soon-to-close Showboat Casino Hotel to “an interested party,” but won’t say who it is. The casino is due to close on Sunday, one of three Atlantic City casinos shutting down over the next few weeks.
Baltimore celebrated the opening of the city’s first casino as crowds lined the block, eager to try their luck. Horseshoe Baltimore is the last of five casinos to open in Maryland after lawmakers legalized gambling in the state.
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A strong anti-Las Vegas bias appears evident in the decision by the influential Boston Herald newspaper to support a casino license proposal by the Mohegan Sun for the City of Revere over the Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) plans for the City of Everett.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker thought he could push aside a controversial decision regarding a proposed tribal casino but developing bipartisan pressure may be too much to ignore.
The name of disgraced former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich popped up in the news again last week when it was announced the appeals court has revived a lawsuit alleging some Illinois racetrack operators had made bribery payments to him.
With declining revenues at its Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, which operates the casino that is a neighbor to Mohegan Sun, has been selling off land near its reservation to generate funds
MGM Resorts International (MGM) took a step closer to resolving its differences with gaming regulators in New Jersey last week when it joined its largest shareholder, founder Kirk Kerkorian’s Tracinda Corp., in paying a $225,000 fine.
It’s been one year since Indiana turned over its lottery operations to a private company and the results were pleasing. Although GTECH Corp. failed to reach the net income goal it had promised, the net income for the state was $254.4 million.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says he remains opposed to allowing more land-based casinos in Indiana despite a push from Evansville officials who are worried about declining revenues from the city’s riverboat casino.
People in northern New Jersey don’t want to compete with Atlantic City but they do want to take advantage of their location. As such, Meadowlands is establishing plans for casinos, hotels, a convention center and a monorail.
Borgata posted the largest profit at $43.2 million, compared with $18.2 million in the second quarter of 2013. Its increase was more than 53 percent but officials reported $11.8 million of the tax settlement was applied to the second quarter earnings.
Imperial Pacific International Holdings Ltd., which last week announced plans for a major casino development in Saipan, has issued a warning to investors that it expects to record a significant increase in net loss for the six months ended June 30.