Vegas room rates have been raised for the electronics show

In fact, these very unimpressed fares reflect the convention schedule, with huge international consumer electronics and adult entertainment fairs taking place on Thursday, when many resorts seem to be selling…

Nevada May Allow Betting on Non-Sports Events

Nevada regulators recently reversed rules restricting bets on non-sports events, paving the way for sports books to start betting on things like the person who will win the Oscar for…

PokerStars, Wynn Resorts Sign Partnership

Wynn Resorts Ltd. announced that it has partnered with PokerStars to operate a U.S.-based online poker website if a federal law that allows internet gambling is passed. In a statement…

William Hill Sees Fast Sports Betting Growth In Nevada

, William Hill, along with the Club CalNeva satellite racing and sportsbook division in northern Nevada, acquired 72 Leroy’s Hose & Sports Place Sportsbook and kiosk parent American Wagering Inc.…

Nevada Passes Major Gambling Bill

It was 3-2 for most odds-on people, as the gaming industry lobbied the city’s lawmakers to give them the option of accessing their favorite slot machines, table games or sportsbooks…

WSOP Main Event Final Table is European

The final table for the Poker World Series main event is ready, and European players are on their way. The Czech Republic’s Martin Staszko is the tournament’s chip leader with…

Las Vegas can benefit from popular legalization

Moody’s Investors Service said in a report that the potential expansion of casinos in Massachusetts could be a winning gamble for several Las Vegas-based companies, especially Caesars Entertainment and International…

A thrilling new game of twists shines through the G2E

Last week’s trade show at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas looked more like Disneyland than Bellagio. The technology available to slot machine manufacturers allowed developers and designers to…

Pius Heinz Wins World Series Poker Main Event

Germany’s Pius Heinz beat Czech Martin Stasco in a six-hour pre-duel, won the World Series poker main event and $8,715,638. Stasco won $5,433,086 in second place. Ben Lamb of the…

U.S. Justice Department reverses policy to legalize online gambling in the state

The Justice Department on Friday gave American online gamblers Christmas gifts when individual states said they had the power to authorize and regulate non-sports-related online gambling in the state. The…