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Las Vegas local hits it big with $200,000 jackpot at Suncoast Hotel and Casino

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - A Las Vegas local is going home a little richer after hitting it big at the Suncoast Hotel and Casino. Casino officials said the player, who wishes to remain anonymous, stopped by on Thursday and started playing on an IGT Double Double Bonus Poker machine. They placed a $250 bet and hit a royal flush to win $200000. It's the…
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Las Vegas local hits it big with $200,000 jackpot at Suncoast Hotel and Casino
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The consequences of what can happen when a Las Vegas casino owns your NBA team

The same people who re-set the norms on Las Vegas now own and operate the Dallas Mavericks. Mavs fans who want to attend a game at the American Airlines Center should expect to be treated no different than the weekender who stays at the Venetian, or any other Las Vegas Sands (LVS) property. You're not a fan. You're a customer. The two are…
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The consequences of what can happen when a Las Vegas casino owns your NBA team
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12 Best Hotels Off the Strip in Las Vegas

The City of Lights, Sin City, America's Playground-no matter which nickname you use to describe Las Vegas, the focus is entertainment. From acrobatic displays to world-famous musical residencies, Vegas has it all. And if you're heading to the Mojave, you've probably got your sights set on the infamous Las Vegas Strip. The Strip (aka Las Vegas…
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12 Best Hotels Off the Strip in Las Vegas
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Another long-running Las Vegas Strip show is closing

Some performers seem made for the Las Vegas Strip even if they did not get their start in Sin City. Many of the biggest name residencies on the Strip have set up shop there because it's convenient. Adele, Bruno Mars, Garth Brooks, Lady Gaga, Luke Bryan. and other big-name performers could sell out venues wherever they go. By performing a residency,…
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Another long-running Las Vegas Strip show is closing
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Casino Royale On Las Vegas Strip Could See Implosion This Year

First the dollar Michelobs were gone, and now the casino itself may soon be getting the wrecking ball. The budget-friendly gambling destination Casino Royale's days on the Las Vegas Strip now seem to be numbered. Best Western, the property's owner, has been granted approval by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to build a 699-foot tower on…
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Casino Royale On Las Vegas Strip Could See Implosion This Year
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings back huge star headliner show

The list of star entertainers performing in residencies on the Las Vegas Strip in 2024 is lengthy. If visitors are looking for rock music, Chicago, Santana, Rod Stewart, Foreigner and even 1960s legends Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons will make their home in Vegas at some point this year. For country music fans, Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood,…
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings back huge star headliner show
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Las Vegas Strip continues to lead nation as top gaming revenue generator

The Las Vegas Strip produced the most gaming revenue of any market in the United States in 2023, the American Gaming Association reported Tuesday. The nation's commercial casinos generated $66.52 billion - the third straight year of record performance - and a 10 percent increase from 2022. The Strip, with $8.83 billion and 7.2 percent over 2022…
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Las Vegas Strip continues to lead nation as top gaming revenue generator
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Michigan Online Casinos Boost Land-Based Casinos' Revenues

The longstanding perception that online casinos are undermining brick-and-mortar casinos is thrown into doubt after Eilers & Krejcik Gaming (EKG), a research and analytics company, published its comprehensive report titled Comparing Online and Land-based Casino Gaming. The study assessed the impact of casino sites on land-based operators'…
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Michigan Online Casinos Boost Land-Based Casinos' Revenues
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Lady Luck HQ assists with Caesars slot launch

Online gaming influencer Francine Maric, aka Lady Luck HQ, made a special appearance at Caesars Atlantic City alongside Caesars representatives to pull the lever for the ceremonial first spin. The title is now exclusively live in New Jersey for the first time on Caesars Palace Online Casino and at Caesars Atlantic City, Tropicana Atlantic City and…
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Bed Bug Epidemic Strikes Iconic Vegas Casinos

In a spate of unsettling discoveries, live bed bugs have taken up unwelcome residence in several iconic Las Vegas Strip casino resorts, including the Encore, Venetian, Mirage, and Excalibur. Over the course of the past five months, these infestations have raised concerns among visitors hoping for a lucky streak, only to experience an uncomfortable…
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Free parking on Las Vegas Strip: Which hotels have it, which don't

Free parking, once a staple of Las Vegas hotels, is now as difficult to come by as a slots jackpot. A handful of Las Vegas Strip hotels that once touted free parking, including The Strat, Venetian and Palazzo, ended free parking for guests and visitors in 2023. It now costs up to $15 per day to park at The Strat and up to $18 per day to park at…
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Free parking on Las Vegas Strip: Which hotels have it, which don't
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Las Vegas Strip casinos less profitable in 2023

Net income from Las Vegas Strip casinos fell 33.6 per cent to $1.377bn, while total revenues rose 11.6 per cent. Gaming revenues specifically, slipped 2.3 per cent. Statewide, casino profits fell 21.4 per cent to $3.441bn as revenues rose 8.9 per cent. Gaming revenues inched down 1 per cent. Downtown casinos saw profits fall 3.9 per cent to…
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Las Vegas Strip Braces for Change: Casino Royale and Tropicana to Be Replaced by Mega-Resort and Athletics Stadium

On the iconic Las Vegas Strip, a place renowned for its dazzling lights and high stakes, the wheels of change are turning once more. The Casino Royale and the venerable Tropicana are slated for demolition to make way for ambitious new developments, including a towering 699-foot-tall resort casino and possibly a new stadium for the Oakland…
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Las Vegas Strip Braces for Change: Casino Royale and Tropicana to Be Replaced by Mega-Resort and Athletics Stadium
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Las Vegas Strip losing an iconic casino (and maybe more)

The Las Vegas Strip has not seen an implosion since Riviera in 2016, which was removed in order to enlarge the Las Vegas Convention Center. At one time, they were fairly common as the Aladdin (now Caesars Entertainment's Planet Hollywood) faced implosion in the 1990s, and El Rancho, Desert Inn, Castaways, the Boardwalk Stardust, and Frontier all…
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Las Vegas Strip losing an iconic casino (and maybe more)
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Online and Land-Based Casinos: A Symbiotic Relationship Fueling Growth

In a realm where digital transformation reshapes every facet of daily life, the casino industry emerges as a striking example of how online and physical realms can coalesce for mutual benefit. A groundbreaking study commissioned by the Interactive Gaming Association (iDEA) and meticulously carried out by Eilers & Krejcik Gaming (EKG) unveils a…
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Online and Land-Based Casinos: A Symbiotic Relationship Fueling Growth
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A record-breaking January for New Jersey gambling

ATLANTIC CITY - Four major gambling revenue records were smashed in New Jersey in January as 2024 got off to a rousing start for everything except the thing casinos care about most: the amount of money won from in-person gamblers. Internet gambling revenue, sports betting revenue, the total amount of money wagered on sports, and total casino-sports…
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A record-breaking January for New Jersey gambling
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5 jackpots totaling $600K hit on Las Vegas Strip

Here's today's local and national sports schedule, including television and radio listings. The pedestrian was was hit about 8:25 p.m. while trying to cross Nellis Boulevard at Harmon Avenue, police said. Palo Verde and Shadow Ridge advanced to the Class 5A flag football state title game. Here is a roundup of Thursday's football and basketball…
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5 jackpots totaling $600K hit on Las Vegas Strip
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A new resort with no gambling and no smoking is coming to Las Vegas

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Simplemost may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website. The whirl and cha-ching of slot machines is the soundtrack of many Las Vegas hotels, but those casino…
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Which hotels in Las Vegas don’t charge resort fees?

Frequent travelers to Las Vegas often vocalize their dislike for something at nearly every hotel on the Strip: resort fees. Direct booking and travel service sites don't include this additional fee - sometimes up to $50 - in the advertised room rate for resorts on and around the Strip, but almost all properties now have the additional…
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Which hotels in Las Vegas don’t charge resort fees?
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How the Dazzling Las Vegas Strip Rose Up From the Desert

In 1829, a group of explorers led by Spanish merchant Antonio Armijo moved west toward Alta California through the arid Mojave Desert-the ancestral lands of the Southern Paiute people. A young scout named Rafael Rivera discovered a particularly verdant area full of grassland irrigated by a natural spring; this lushness soon inspired the place's…
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How the Dazzling Las Vegas Strip Rose Up From the Desert
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Atlantic City Casino Smoking

Atlantic City casinos would be able to continue to allow gamblers to smoke on the casino floor under a new bill that would impose additional restrictions on lighting up. New Jersey state Sen. John Burzichelli has introduced a bill giving the casinos much of what they want amid a push by many casino workers to prohibit smoking altogether. That…
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Bill would let Atlantic City casinos keep smoking with some more restrictions

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Atlantic City casinos would be able to continue to allow gamblers to smoke on the casino floor under a new bill that would impose additional restrictions on lighting up. New Jersey state Sen. John Burzichelli introduced a bill Monday giving the casinos much of what they want amid a push by many casino workers to prohibit…
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Bill would let Atlantic City casinos keep smoking with some more restrictions
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Caesars Palace doles out five jackpots worth more than $600K

The iconic casino on the Las Vegas Strip was the location for five six-figure jackpots during Super Bowl weekend, totaling more than $600000, according to a Caesars Entertainment spokesperson. The largest of the wins came Monday when a player won $138750 playing slots. The winning started early on Friday. At 6 a.m., player won $100000 playing video…
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MGM Resorts sets records following big events in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - During a Feb. 13 earnings call, MGM Resorts International reported record results and a 22% increase in net fourth-quarter revenue. The company's earnings media release began by noting that Las Vegas Strip resorts "achieved record full year and fourth quarter net revenue." "Our Las Vegas Strip Resorts and MGM China set new…
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MGM Resorts sets records following big events in Las Vegas
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings on another new superstar residency

The Las Vegas Strip is not only a popular destination for vacationers, who often return frequently, but it is also popular with with pop, rock and country performers, who also tend to return to Strip theaters again and again. Legendary rock band Chicago, which has a regular touring schedule, does not schedule long-running Las Vegas residencies, as…
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings on another new superstar residency
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Fists fly as group of women brawl in Las Vegas casino after Super Bowl

Two women are seen violently punching and kicking each other in cellphone footage from a Las Vegas casino during Super Bowl weekend. The two unidentified woman are heard incoherently yelling at each other while a crowd surrounds them in the video. After seconds of shouting and shoving, one scantily clad woman wearing no shoes is seen emerging from…
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Fists fly as group of women brawl in Las Vegas casino after Super Bowl
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Gun Lake Casino to upgrade food, entertainment, gaming through $10M investment

WAYLAND, Mich. - Upgrades are coming to Gun Lake Casino. Through a $10 million investment, the casino is expected to upgrade the property's food and beverage, entertainment and gaming amenities, according to officials Thursday. This includes the construction of a Crossroads Casino Bar and Lounge, a new high-limit table games room, and a new…
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Gun Lake Casino to upgrade food, entertainment, gaming through $10M investment
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Chiefs and 49ers fans clash in post-Super Bowl melee in Las Vegas casino

Following an incredible Super Bowl matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers, a violent altercation among their fans erupted inside a Las Vegas casino late Sunday night. Eyewitness footage circulating on social media captures a chaotic scene in which fans from both teams came to fisticuffs moments after the game concluded.…
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Chiefs and 49ers fans clash in post-Super Bowl melee in Las Vegas casino
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Brawl between fans erupts at Las Vegas casino after Super Bowl

Following the Kansas City Chiefs' Super Bowl victory over the San Francisco 49ers, a violent altercation erupted at a Las Vegas casino involving fans from both teams. Video footage captured a group of four men engaging in a physical brawl on the casino floor, with punches thrown and individuals held in headlocks. The cause of the fight remains…
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Brawl between fans erupts at Las Vegas casino after Super Bowl
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Super Bowl Celebration Turns Sour: Fans Clash in Las Vegas Casino

The Super Bowl victory celebration turned sour in a Las Vegas casino as fans of the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers clashed, leading to a violent altercation. On Sunday, February 12th, 2024, the Kansas City Chiefs emerged victorious in the Super Bowl for the second consecutive year. Their 25-22 win over the San Francisco 49ers set off a…
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Super Bowl Celebration Turns Sour: Fans Clash in Las Vegas Casino
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Jason Kelce Playing Craps At Las Vegas Casino Before Super Bowl

Jason Kelce's flying by on luck alone this weekend -- betting thousands at a craps table before Sunday's Super Bowl kickoff. TMZ has obtained photos of the big Philadelphia Eagles center shooting dice at a craps table in The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas... with eyewitnesses telling us JK was playing at a high roller's table in the luxurious Vegas hot…
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Jason Kelce Playing Craps At Las Vegas Casino Before Super Bowl
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Las Vegas Casinos Are Great, but the Growth Is in Asia

Wynn Resorts (WYNN -0.48%) reported outstanding earnings this week, but the company's growth is going to come from a place far from its Las Vegas home. In this video, Travis Hoium explains why Macao is the future of Wynn Resorts. *Stock prices used were end-of-day prices of Feb. 7, 2024. The video was published on Feb. 8, 2024. Travis Hoium has…
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Las Vegas Casinos Are Great, but the Growth Is in Asia
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TNA Wrestling Returns To Las Vegas: Rebellion Pay-Per-View Will Originate From The Palms Casino Resort On Saturday, April 20

Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling is set for a return to Las Vegas for its annual spring showcase event: the Rebellion pay-per-view on Saturday night, April 20, originating from the Palms Casino Resort near the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. TNA action also will be held on Sunday night, April 21, at The Palms as the television trucks of TNA…
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Golden Gate Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas has Bay Area ties rooted in Oakland, historical significance to early 1900s

LAS VEGAS (KGO) -- For those headed to Las Vegas to either the Super Bowl or the Super Bowl parties, you may want to see a location with Bay Area ties. A group of Italian-American businessmen from Northern California were the ones who brought the Golden Gate Casino name to town in 1955. It's not situated anywhere near the Golden Gate Bridge, but…
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Golden Gate Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas has Bay Area ties rooted in Oakland, historical significance to early 1900s
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New restaurant, game room included in $10M Gun Lake Casino renovation

WAYLAND, MI - A new restaurant, bar and lounge, high-limit table games room and more are among a host of interior renovations planned for Gun Lake Casino. Construction on the improvements, which total $10 million, is expected to start this spring and be complete before the end of the year, according to a news release. "We are excited to announce…
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New restaurant, game room included in $10M Gun Lake Casino renovation
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Bally's gets Gaming Board approval to open temporary casino

After years of planning, months of renovations and several days of monitored practice sessions, Bally's Chicago got the green light Friday from the Illinois Gaming Board to launch the city's long-sought first casino. Medinah Temple in River North opened this weekend, welcoming gamblers to try their luck at an ornate temporary facility that is…
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Bally's gets Gaming Board approval to open temporary casino
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Las Vegas casino adds arcade

The 7367sq.ft arcade will include VR games and a host of modern and classic games. The venue will also feature air hockey, shuffleboard, a six-lane bowling alley, and a golf simulator. Robert Owens, executive director of front services at Treasure Island said: "Our goal is to continue to elevate our guest experience, offering fresh and entertaining…
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Eyeing Better Days, Atlantic City Casinos Start New Projects

The thwack of hammers and the whine of power saws are vying for attention with the beeping of slot machines and the clack of the bouncing roulette ball at many Atlantic City casinos this spring as the gambling halls spend millions on updating their properties. The projects come as the gambling industry anticipates a busy summer with pandemic fears…
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Eyeing Better Days, Atlantic City Casinos Start New Projects
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How long is the Las Vegas Strip?

The Super Bowl is headed to the Las Vegas Strip. The Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers will square off in Super Bowl LVIII at Allegiant Stadium on Sunday. In order to get to the stadium, teams, media and fans will have to navigate one of America's most famous roads. The Strip is known for its hotels, casinos, lights, restaurants and more…
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How long is the Las Vegas Strip?
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Sneak peek: Bally’s turns Medinah Temple into a gambling mecca

Days after getting preliminary approval from the state, Bally's Chicago has moved hundreds of slot machines and table games into place at the landmark Medinah Temple, which is set to be reborn this summer as a temporary Chicago gambling mecca. The River North building, a Moorish-style amphitheater perhaps best known for hosting the annual Shrine…
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Sneak peek: Bally’s turns Medinah Temple into a gambling mecca
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San Francisco-themed hotel a mainstay in downtown Las Vegas

Just north of the strip in Downtown Las Vegas, there is a special gem on Fremont Street: a San Francisco-themed hotel and casino. Jeff Victor's official title may VP of operations at Golden Gate Hotel and Casino, but his unofficial title is steward of Las Vegas history. The hotel and casino goes way back to the very beginnings of Las Vegas. "The…
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San Francisco-themed hotel a mainstay in downtown Las Vegas
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Union Reaches Deal With Las Vegas Hotel-Casinos

A union representing hospitality workers says it has reached a tentative agreement with six more hotel-casinos in downtown Las Vegas and called off a strike deadline for another. The agreements averted a Monday morning walkout as the city kicks off Super Bowl week. The Culinary Workers Union announced Saturday that it had reached a tentative…
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Union Reaches Deal With Las Vegas Hotel-Casinos
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Two Caesars Palace players win jackpots worth combined $360K

Two Caesars Palace guests hit it big this weekend just in time for the upcoming Super Bowl weekend and only a day apart from each other. A slots player won a $181250 jackpot on Friday at 5 p.m. at the Strip casino. Another player won a $181502 mega jackpot while playing poker on Saturday at 10:30 p.m. The poker player placed down three, seven of…
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Two Caesars Palace players win jackpots worth combined $360K
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Strike averted as culinary union settles with Las Vegas hotel-casinos

LAS VEGAS - A union representing hospitality workers says it has reached a tentative agreement with six more hotel-casinos in downtown Las Vegas and called off a strike deadline for another. The agreements averted a Monday morning walkout as the city kicks off Super Bowl week. The Culinary Workers Union announced Saturday that it had reached a…
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Strike averted as culinary union settles with Las Vegas hotel-casinos
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Culinary union reaches tentative contracts with Las Vegas casinos ahead of Super Bowl

A union representing hospitality workers says it has reached a tentative agreement with six more hotel-casinos in downtown Las Vegas and called off a strike deadline for another LAS VEGAS -- A union representing hospitality workers says it has reached a tentative agreement with six more hotel-casinos in downtown Las Vegas and called off a strike…
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Culinary union reaches tentative contracts with Las Vegas casinos ahead of Super Bowl
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New Jersey to Allow Slots, Online Casino Play at Racetracks?

New Jersey has long been the source of all things online gambling. Now, the state may be passing legislation allowing horse racing tracks to allow slots and. One of the bills, Senate Concurrent Resolution 14, would allow lawmakers to amend an existing law enabling horse racing tracks to offer slot machine gaming. Additionally, there would be a…
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New Jersey to Allow Slots, Online Casino Play at Racetracks?
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Michigan man celebrates 103rd birthday at Las Vegas casino

A longtime Station Casinos guest celebrated his 103rd birthday at Palace Station on Saturday. Norius Crisan returned to Las Vegas to play bingo with his three daughters and ring in the milestone birthday at the casino he first started playing at with his beloved late wife Jean. Crisan has frequented the casino since the late 1970s when the property…
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4 hotel-casinos reach union deals, 3 others poised to strike

LAS VEGAS >> A union representing hospitality workers has reached a tentative agreement with four hotel-casinos in downtown Las Vegas as employees at three other properties remained poised to strike Monday when the city kicks off Super Bowl week. By Saturday morning, the Culinary Workers Union had announced it had reached a tentative five-year…
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4 hotel-casinos reach union deals, 3 others poised to strike
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino, Tropicana, Shuts Down After 70 Years

The Tropicana Las Vegas, the emblematic casino that is connected like no other to the myth of Sin City, is shutting down its doors after almost seven decades. The legendary Nevada casino will be demolished in the Spring to make room for a $1.5 billion Major League Baseball stadium that will be home to the relocating Oakland Athletics. Bally's Corp.…
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino, Tropicana, Shuts Down After 70 Years
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Downtown Las Vegas casinos reach deal with Culinary Union

Two downtown casinos owned by Boyd Gaming reached agreement overnight with Culinary Union Local 226 on a tentative five-year contract. The deal involves nearly 500 hospitality workers at Fremont Hotel and Casino and Main Street Station. The union made the announcement on X. Culinary is negotiating a new city-wide five-year contract for its members.…
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Downtown Las Vegas casinos reach deal with Culinary Union
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Culinary Union reaches tentative deal with Circa, The D, Golden Gate

FILE: A banner hangs outside the Culinary Union headquarters in Las Vegas. (KSNV) LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - The Culinary Union said a tentative new five-year contract has been reached with three more Las Vegas properties ahead of the strike deadline. The Thursday announcement said a deal was reached with Circa Resort & Casino, The D Las Vegas Hotel &…
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Culinary Union reaches tentative deal with Circa, The D, Golden Gate
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Rivers Casino Portsmouth: 1st year in review

It was billed as a major tax driver for Portsmouth and a project that would bring in outside investments to the region. How much is the city actually benefitting? PORTSMOUTH, Va. - To date, Rivers Casino Portsmouth remains the only fully built, non-temporary brick-and-mortar casino gaming operation in Virginia. For years, the project was hailed as…
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Rivers Casino Portsmouth: 1st year in review
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino celebrates Taylor Swift

As a power couple, Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce make past power duos like Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston or the original version of Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez seem like minor news stories. You could argue that the Kelce/Swift romance has been bigger than any past power couple because it brings the most popular singer in the world together with…
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino celebrates Taylor Swift
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Culinary reaches deals with 3 Las Vegas casinos

An exterior view of the Golden Gate hotel-casino in downtown Las Vegas Thursday, Jan. 18, 2024. The casino opened as Hotel Nevada with 10 rooms on Jan. 18, 1906. Thursday, Feb. 1, 2024 | 8:40 p.m. Three more Las Vegas properties have come to an agreement with the Culinary Workers Union on a new five-year contract for hospitality workers, the union…
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Culinary reaches deals with 3 Las Vegas casinos
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The Tropicana Hotel In Las Vegas Will Be Demolished This Year

It's the end of an era for an iconic Las Vegas hotel. The Tropicana Las Vegas, which originally opened in 1957, will close its doors for good on April 2. The 9-acre property will be demolished and turned into a 30000 seat MLB stadium for the Athletics baseball team, according to the Tropicana's website. For guests who have booked a reservation…
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The Tropicana Hotel In Las Vegas Will Be Demolished This Year
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2023 Las Vegas tourism ends with records for air passengers, casino wins

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Tourism is strong coming out of a record-breaking 2023, according to reports released Wednesday showing air travel and hotel revenues surging ahead. November was a hard act to follow, with high-rollers flocking to Las Vegas for the return of Formula One, but December didn't disappoint - even setting a record win for casinos on…
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2023 Las Vegas tourism ends with records for air passengers, casino wins
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Casinos win record $1.43 billion in December as momentum on Las Vegas Strip builds

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Casinos on the Las Vegas Strip won more than $900 million from gamblers in December, pushing Nevada to a record $1.43 billion in winnings, according to the Gaming Control Board. Fresh off a big month in November during the F1 Las Vegas Grand Prix, the Strip continued to sizzle as the Fontainebleau Las Vegas opened on Dec.…
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Casinos win record $1.43 billion in December as momentum on Las Vegas Strip builds
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The Best Hotel Pools in Las Vegas

Spring is right around the corner, which means it's almost time for pool season in Las Vegas. Whether you're looking to dance the day away at a bustling beach club or prefer a more laid-back experience in a luxury cabana, the pool scene along the Las Vegas Strip is out of this world. Enjoy sipping on frozen cocktails while snacking on an array of…
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Survey: Non-Gaming Elements Play Major Role in Attracting Younger Casino Patrons

A new study reveals that more than 80% of both Millennials and Gen Z prioritize non-gaming amenities when deciding which casinos to frequent. Casinos looking to attract a more youthful clientele would be wise to invest in amenities away from the gaming floor. A new study released Wednesday by LaneTerralever reveals that an overwhelming majority of…
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Survey: Non-Gaming Elements Play Major Role in Attracting Younger Casino Patrons
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino Tropicana Announces Closure Date Ahead Of Planned Demolition

LAS VEGAS (CelebrityAccess) - The final days of the Tropicana are now underway as its owner, Bally's Corporation, has announced the cessation of operations on April 2, just before its 67th anniversary, in preparation for the demolition of the iconic Las Vegas casino to make room for a new professional baseball stadium. The familiar sounds of slot…
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino Tropicana Announces Closure Date Ahead Of Planned Demolition
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Culinary Union reaches agreement with TI Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - The Culinary Union announced a tentative agreement on a new five-year contract for a resort on the Strip days before the strike deadline. The agreement took place on Tuesday night for over 1000 hospitality workers at the TI Las Vegas. However, there are still 14 more casino resorts in limbo, seeking new contracts before a Friday…
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Culinary Union reaches agreement with TI Las Vegas
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Pieces of Flamingo Casino sign removed from Neon Museum for restoration project

Three pieces of the Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel & Casino sign have been removed from The Neon Museum for an upcoming restoration project. (Photo: Kirvin Doak Communications) Las Vegas (KSNV) - A famous Las Vegas sign is getting some maintenance done as part of an upcoming restoration project. Three pieces of the Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel & Casino sign…
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Pieces of Flamingo Casino sign removed from Neon Museum for restoration project
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Las Vegas: Culinary Union clinches 5-year labor deal with Circus Circus, negotiations continue with 15 other casinos

The Culinary Union has reached a tentative agreement with Circus Circus Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, marking another development in its ongoing labor negotiations with properties across the gambling mecca. The new 5-year deal is set to impact nearly 700 workers associated with the establishment. The union said a Circus Circus contract ratification…
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Las Vegas: Culinary Union clinches 5-year labor deal with Circus Circus, negotiations continue with 15 other casinos
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Tropicana Las Vegas ceasing operations this spring to make way for new ballpark

The Tropicana's last days are in full effect after its owner announced the date it will cease operations ahead of demolition for a new professional baseball stadium. Slot machines will no longer be heard on the resort's casino floor on the Las Vegas strip after April 2, just shy of its 67th anniversary. Bally's Corporation made the announcement…
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Tropicana Las Vegas ceasing operations this spring to make way for new ballpark
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The dinner show. It was a big deal in casino showrooms a few decades back. You'd buy tickets to see a headliner and dinner would come off a prix fixe menu and served during the performance. With a few exceptions-, for example-that version of the dinner show is long past. Supper clubs with live music were also a thing. Those, too, are rare these…
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Rivers Casino Registers Record Breaking $1.4 Million Jackpot Win

Lady Luck shined particularly bright on one player at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh when a $1.4 million Fortune Pai Gow jackpot broke Pennsylvania casino records. While regularly hit the big-league prizes, such a huge jackpot win at a land-based property is rare enough that it prompted huge celebrations. The 2.45AM win took place on Sunday morning at…
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Rivers Casino Registers Record Breaking $1.4 Million Jackpot Win
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Atlantic City casinos: Bill to ban smoking moves forward

A measure that would prohibit smoking in Atlantic City's casinos moved forward Monday after three years of going nowhere, heartening casino workers who say they are literally sick and tired of having smoke blown in their faces at work. The New Jersey Senate health committee approved a long-delayed bill to impose a smoking ban in Atlantic City's…
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Atlantic City casinos: Bill to ban smoking moves forward
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino Tropicana Closing in April to Prep for Oakland A's Move

The end of an era is near as Tropicana Las Vegas has announced its expected closure date - April 2, 2024 - as the property which opened in 1957 will become the future home of the Oakland Athletics. Prominent Las Vegas X account @LasVegasLocally reported rumors of the anticipated closure Monday morning before then sharing an official memorandum sent…
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino Tropicana Closing in April to Prep for Oakland A's Move
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Devoted Lions fan, casino owner gives away charter plane tickets to Sunday's game

A former Detroit resident and current Las Vegas casino owner has given away two charter plane tickets to see the Detroit Lions play the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday in Santa Clara, California. Patrons at the Las Vegas Circa Resort & Casino each got one entry to the giveaway for wearing NFL gear Saturday night, casino…
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Devoted Lions fan, casino owner gives away charter plane tickets to Sunday's game
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Las Vegas Advisor: Strike deadline looms for unions in Las Vegas

With less than a week to go before the arrival of a Feb. 2 strike deadline, Las Vegas casinos are negotiating overtime with culinary and bartender unions to avoid a shutdown. Labor agreements were reached in November with Caesars Entertainment, MGM and Wynn, averting massive complications related to the Grand Prix race. Deals have also been signed…
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Las Vegas Advisor: Strike deadline looms for unions in Las Vegas
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Three dead in apparent drug overdoses at Las Vegas hotel identified

Three people found unconscious at a downtown Las Vegas hotel, who police said died from apparent drug overdoses, were identified as Texas residents. The Metropolitan Police Department responded about 7:30 p.m. Thursday to a hotel in the 200 block of Fremont Street, Lt. Aaron Lee said. Two people died on scene, while the third died at a hospital,…
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Three dead in apparent drug overdoses at Las Vegas hotel identified
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Rio Hotel & Casino seeking new hires ahead of pool season

FILE - Rio Hotel & Casino (KSNV) LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - Rio Hotel & Casino is expanding its team to prepare for the busy pool season. The property will be hosting a hiring fair at the Amazon Room inside Rio Hotel & Casino on Saturday, February 3 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Managers are seeking to fill around 70 available positions including pool attendants,…
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Rio Hotel & Casino seeking new hires ahead of pool season
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Fontainebleau Las Vegas Ripped For Weak Nachos, Hotels Pile On

1:30 PM PT -- The Fountainbleau finally responded to all the backlash, and this is what they had to say... "The Tavern menu was designed to be'bar food favorites, all grown up.'" They add, "We hope you'll excuse our growing pains while the nachos went through their awkward phase. We're thrilled to report they've matured into one stacked…
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Fontainebleau Las Vegas Ripped For Weak Nachos, Hotels Pile On
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$1.39 Million Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive Jackpot Hits at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 21, 2024-- After months of anticipation, a $1391967 Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive jackpot hit around 2:45 a.m. today at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: httpsn/ A local Pittsburgh guest won a $1391967 Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive jackpot at Rivers…
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$1.39 Million Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive Jackpot Hits at Rivers Casino Pittsburgh
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Hawaii resident wins big at Las Vegas casino

HONOLULU (KHON2) - The ninth island played favorites on Saturday after awarding a Hawaiian resident with a $130000 win in a Las Vegas casino. Download the free KHON2 app for iOS or Android to stay informed on the latest news The ninth island visitor won big at the California Hotel and Casino on Saturday during her annual trip to Las…
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Hawaii resident wins big at Las Vegas casino
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Hotel room rates leading up to the Big Game in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - With 19 days until Las Vegas hosts its first Super Bowl, hotel and motel room rates are fluctuating by the day. For two people, from Saturday, Feb. 10 to Monday, Feb. 12, room rates vary depending on whether you want one bed or two. Staying at one of MGM Resorts International, which includes Mandalay Bay, Bellagio, and Aria…
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Hotel room rates leading up to the Big Game in Las Vegas
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Las Vegas Casino Culinary Workers Set Strike Deadline

After avoiding a strike in November that could have seen 30000 Las Vegas casino workers walk off the job, another labor dispute could be on the horizon by the Culinary and Bartenders Unions. However, after setting a Feb. 2 deadline to reach a deal with casinos, the union has at least announced preliminary agreements with two properties of 21…
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Las Vegas Casino Culinary Workers Set Strike Deadline
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High Stakes and High Class: A Tour of Maryland's Best Casino Destinations

As a leader in luxury and entertainment, Maryland is distinguished by the large number of casinos that combine the thrill of high-stakes gaming with the sophistication of first-rate facilities. Travel industry insiders praise these venues for their deft integration of vintage gaming components with modern amenities. Maryland's land-based casinos…
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High Stakes and High Class: A Tour of Maryland's Best Casino Destinations
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Atlantis named one of the best casinos outside of Vegas by Newsweek

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Atlantis Casino Resort and Spa was named by Newsweek as one of America's best non-Las Vegas casinos. The casino came in third out of ten spots, which were chosen by panelists and contributors and voted on by readers. It was the only casino in northern Nevada to be named. "It's exciting and deeply gratifying to see our resort…
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Atlantis named one of the best casinos outside of Vegas by Newsweek
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Las Vegas Hotel Room Prices Skyrocket as Sin City Hosts Super Bowl for First Time

Snagging a hotel room in Las Vegas ahead of Super Bowl 58 could cost as much as $2500 per night, according to a new study of rates in Sin City. The Las Vegas Review-Journal surveyed hotel room rates from 138 hotels in Las Vegas during the two days leading up to the NFL championship game scheduled for Feb. 11, a Sunday. A hotel room - before taxes…
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Las Vegas Hotel Room Prices Skyrocket as Sin City Hosts Super Bowl for First Time
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Poker jackpot worth nearly $1.4 million won at Rivers Casino

A record poker jackpot hit at Rivers Casino early Sunday morning. Around 2:45 a.m. a Pittsburgher won nearly $1.4 million with a seven-card straight flush playing a Fortune Pai Gow Poker Progressive jackpot game. The Casino says the winning cards were a 10,9,8,7,6,5 and 4 of clubs. The exact winning jackpot is $1391967 and not only the largest Pai…
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Poker jackpot worth nearly $1.4 million won at Rivers Casino
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Culinary Union workers picket as contract negotiations continue with 19 Las Vegas casino properties

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - The Culinary Union held demonstrations on the Las Vegas Strip Friday as 7000 workers continue to fight for new five-year contracts. It is part of the union's latest negotiations with 19 remaining properties on the Strip and downtown. Passionate chants were heard in front of Sahara Las Vegas and The Strat as workers held signs and…
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Culinary Union workers picket as contract negotiations continue with 19 Las Vegas casino properties
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It Just Got More Expensive to Stay at These Las Vegas Hotels

It just got a little more expensive to stay at many popular casino hotels. MGM Resorts, the parent company of some of the largest casinos and hotels in Las Vegas, recently increased resort fees at many of their properties, with some topping out at $50. The fees, which are added after a reservation is made, drive up the total cost of a reservation.…
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It Just Got More Expensive to Stay at These Las Vegas Hotels
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Allen R. Glick: Casino mogul with La Jolla, Las Vegas, and mob ties

There's a lot more going on in La Jolla than beautiful beaches, historic homes, and hotels. Of course, there's a big military connection and a Bronze Star from Vietnam for one former resident, Allen R. Glick, a businessman who got tangled up with mobsters. Glick died at the age of 79, in August 2021, after a long fight with cancer, at his La Jolla…
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Allen R. Glick: Casino mogul with La Jolla, Las Vegas, and mob ties
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New Canteen Food Hall now open inside the Rio Hotel & Casino

Las Vegas (KSNV) - Some new food options have made their debut inside the Rio Hotel & Casino. The Canteen Food Hall officially opened its door at the resort on Friday, giving guests an electric array of choices to dine from. "Today signifies a major achievement in the revitalization of Rio Las Vegas," announced Trevor Scherrer, the President and…
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New Canteen Food Hall now open inside the Rio Hotel & Casino
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Culinary Union prepares to pickett on the Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas (KSNV) - Casino workers from nearly a dozen independent casino properties are preparing to have an informational picket line on Friday. The Culinary Union 226 is still in negotiations with 19 casinos, impacting around 7000 workers. The organization is fighting for better pay and working conditions. A tentative deal was reached on…
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Culinary Union prepares to pickett on the Las Vegas Strip
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Lucky Traveler Just Won $1M on Las Vegas Airport Slot Machine

A lucky traveler hit the jackpot at the airport in Las Vegas, Nevada. Inside of the Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas there are hundreds of slot machines where travelers can press their luck when departing or arriving on a flight into the famed gaming town. The airport most recently announced a $1031200 winning play at one of the slot…
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Lucky Traveler Just Won $1M on Las Vegas Airport Slot Machine
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The Largest US Casinos Outside Of Las Vegas

When one thinks of gambling meccas, Las Vegas undoubtedly comes to mind. However, high-stakes gambling and luxury entertainment appeal extends far beyond the legendary Strip. Many impressive casinos in the United States rival their Las Vegas counterparts in both scale and luxury. In this article, we'll journey through the largest casinos in the…
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Top 5 Hottest USA Gambling Destinations for 2024

Online casinos have become increasingly popular, with good reason. It is convenient, sure, but there is nothing quite like getting the live experience. Those who love to get out on the casino floor and experience the best games, there are a few major destinations to check out. Here are the five best spots in the USA to enjoy live, in-person…
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Resort fees rise at MGM properties in Las Vegas

MGM Resorts International has increased the nightly resort fee it charges guests who check in to the company's Las Vegas properties. In a Wednesday email, an MGM representative said new resort fees that took effect Tuesday at 10 a.m. include: - $37 a night at Luxor and Excalibur. - $42 at New York-New York, NoMad Las Vegas, Park MGM and The…
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Golden Gate Hotel & Casino celebrates 118th birthday with proclamation

Golden Gate Hotel & Casino, the original hotel of Las Vegas, was honored with a proclamation ceremony as it celebrated its 118th anniversary on Thursday, January 18, 2024. (KSNV) Las Vegas (KSNV) - The oldest hotel in downtown Las Vegas, The Golden Gate, is celebrating its 118th birthday on January 18. The Golden Gate has been around for much of…
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Golden Gate Hotel & Casino celebrates 118th birthday with proclamation
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Culinary Union announces new agreement with Trump Hotel Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Culinary Union announced on Thursday that a "tentative agreement" had been reached with Trump International Hotel Las Vegas. This news comes after union leadership reportedly negotiated for 16 hours on a new 5-year contract for 350 hospitality workers. The union also highlighted one worker named Lorna, who works as a…
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Culinary Union announces new agreement with Trump Hotel Las Vegas