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Silver Strike Slots Removed From Four Queens, Don't Freak Out

Silver Strike slots have a cult following, and fans of the machine report experiencing heart palpitations upon discovering the machines been removed from the casino floor at downtown's Four Queens. Four Queens is one of just two casinos (the other is Plaza) in Las Vegas with the slot that dispenses collectible tokens. The good news is Four Queens…
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Powerball NY online tickets: Jackpot jumps to $1.23 billion for Saturday’s drawing

The Powerball jackpot has surged to a staggering $1.23 billion for the next drawing on Saturday, April 6, 2024, igniting a frenzy of excitement across the country. For New Yorkers, the thrill of potentially winning this colossal amount is now more accessible than ever, thanks to the ease of purchasing Powerball tickets online. Whether at home or on…
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Powerball NY online tickets: Jackpot jumps to $1.23 billion for Saturday’s drawing
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Powerball NY online tickets: Jackpot grows to $1.09 billion for Wednesday’s drawing

The Powerball jackpot has soared to an astonishing $1.09 billion for the drawing on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, creating a wave of excitement among New Yorkers. Now, with the convenience of online ticket purchasing here, participating in Powerball has never been easier. New York residents can enter for a chance to win this huge prize from the comfort…
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Powerball NY online tickets: Jackpot surges to $1 billion for Monday’s drawing

The Powerball jackpot has officially risen to $1 billion for the draw on Monday, April 1, 2024, which is exciting for New Yorkers as Powerball tickets can be purchased online in NY, giving you a shot at this life-changing prize from home or on the go in just a few clicks with top-notch security and ease. Powerball participation in New York has…
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Powerball NY online tickets: Jackpot surges to $1 billion for Monday’s drawing
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Mets Owner’s $8B Casino Project Gains Support from Councilman

Councilman says Steve Cohen's Metropolitan Park complex plan is "in Queens' and New York City's best interest." Steve Cohen's plan to put a casino next to the home of the New York Mets has picked up some key support but still lacks important backing. Queens councilman Francisco Moya is endorsing the Mets owner's $8 billion Metropolitan Park complex…
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Mets Owner’s $8B Casino Project Gains Support from Councilman
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Comparing the World's Biggest Online Casinos: Insights for Hudson Valley Residents

Online casinos have become an important leisure activity in our modern society in 2024. From gaming dens, luxury resorts, and parks to casino floors, their popularity keeps increasing day after day. The convenience, wide range of available games, enticing casino bonuses, and ease of access have ensured more players join the trend of online casinos…
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Comparing the World's Biggest Online Casinos: Insights for Hudson Valley Residents
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Woman offered steak dinner instead of $43 million in jackpot winnings at US casino

A woman in New York, Katrina Bookman found herself facing disappointment after what initially seemed like a significant jackpot win. During her visit to the Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York, in 2017, Bookman was to see $42949672 displayed on the slot machine screen. This windfall could have marked one of the largest slot machine jackpot…
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Woman offered steak dinner instead of $43 million in jackpot winnings at US casino
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Woman who won £33 million was offered a steak dinner instead of her winnings by casino

Imagine bagging a whopping $43 million (£33 million) jackpot, just to be offered a steak dinner instead of your winnings. That's exactly what happened to Katrina Bookman back in 2017. Bookman was playing the slots at the Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York, when she won what would have been the largest slot machine jackpot in US history -…
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Monticello Raceway to close its casino operations, but keep racetrack open

It's opening day at a Resorts World Catskills, a new $1.2 billion casino, Feb. 8, 2018. ALBANY - Monticello Raceway plans to close its gambling parlor with 1100 video-lottery terminals in April as it seeks to consolidate its operations with the nearby $1 billion Resorts World Catskills. Both facilities in Sullivan County are owned by Empire…
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Monticello Raceway to close its casino operations, but keep racetrack open
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New York casino expansion targets Asian Americans

As the race for one of the three viable casino licenses in New York has begun, sights are set on Asian Americans. Critics say major casino operators use aggressive advertisements tailored towards the community. Opponents argue the use of culturally significant symbols and celebrations preys on the historically marginalized group for profit. While…
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New York casino expansion targets Asian Americans
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How to catch the warning signs of problem gambling

This year's Super Bowl broke sports betting records with the American Gaming Commission estimating people bet more than $23 billion on the big game. With March Madness right around the corner, billions more are expected to be wagered. March also happens to be Problem Gambling Awareness Month, serving as an important reminder to know the warning…
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Nas Joins Resort World's $5 Billion Casino Expansion In Queens

Hip-Hop icon Nas has partnered with Resorts World New York City on a $5 billion expansion plan for a casino in Queens. The vision of Aqueduct Park is to transform the casino in Nas' hometown, into a full-fledged establishment that mirrors the company's properties in Las Vegas. According to a press release, the project will expand the casino floor…
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Nas Joins Resort World's $5 Billion Casino Expansion In Queens
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LVS Suffers Legal Setback Over Its NY Casino Plans

Recently, New York State Supreme Court Justice Sarika Kapoor, the very same judge who formerly invalidated lease of the Las Vegas Sands (LVS) with Nassau County last November, decided that LVS doesn't have a legally acceptable lease to manage the Nassau Coliseum and the ground surrounding it. Additionally, this ruling poses another problem for the…
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LVS Suffers Legal Setback Over Its NY Casino Plans
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New York casino workers oppose legalization of igaming

Casino workers in New York have written an open letter to oppose the legalization of online gambling legislation in the state after fresh bills were put forward to bring the vertical live. Empire State Senator Joseph Addabbo put forward a fresh bill last month in an attempt to legalize the vertical. SB8185 would see a 30.5% tax rate on GGR and a…
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Is Jackpot.com legal in New York? Your guide to online lottery in the Empire State

If you're a resident of the Empire State and have wondered, "Is Jackpot.com legal in New York?" The answer is simple. Yes, Jackpot.com's services are legal for New Yorkers. Let's dive into the details to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the legality and regulatory framework that allow Jackpot.com to operate in New York. Jackpot.com…
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NYC casino workers bash bill that would legalize online betting in the Empire State

Nearly 700 Queens casino workers are blasting a bill that would legalize online betting in the Empire State - saying it's an attack on their jobs Employees at Resorts World casino at Aqueduct signed a letter accusing state Sen. Joe Addabbo, who has been pushing gaming legislation since 2019. "We find it appalling that you are pushing legislation…
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NYC casino workers bash bill that would legalize online betting in the Empire State
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Final Decision on New Queens Casino Expected

After months of intense negotiation and public pushback, New York State Senator Jessica Ramos went public by saying she is nearing a decision about whether or not to endorse a new casino and resort at Citi Field's complex in Queens. Citi Field is home to the New York Mets. Steve Cohen owns the Mets. This past Wednesday was the third and most…
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Final Decision on New Queens Casino Expected
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DraftKings Casino NY 2023: Latest news & update

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but the casino only gave me a steak dinner instead

A WOMAN who had won a whopping $43 million prize was left disappointed when the casino offered her a steak dinner instead. Katrina Bookman hit the jackpot at the Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York City - but her victory turned sour soon after. Bookman decided to have a go on the slot machines and after pulling the lever, the woman was left in…
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Hochul puts daughter of casino lobbyist on gaming oversight board

Gov. Kathy Hochul appointed the daughter of a veteran gambling lobbyist to the state board that regulates the industry - raising concerns about potential conflicts of interest from government watchdogs, The Post has learned. Marissa Shorenstein - who served as head of Hochul's transition team when she became governor - was tapped as commissioner on…
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Hochul puts daughter of casino lobbyist on gaming oversight board
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iLottery coming soon to NY? Lawmakers propose legalizing online gambling

New York lawmakers are revisiting the idea of legalizing interactive gaming (iGaming) and iLottery. The proposal seeks to legalize online casino table games like poker, blackjack, and roulette. The initiative is seen as a starting point for discussions on generating new revenue streams for the state. Supporters estimates that iGaming and iLottery…
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iLottery coming soon to NY? Lawmakers propose legalizing online gambling
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Online Gambling Back On The Table In NY

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Interactive gaming or iGaming is a form of mobile or online wagering. New York legislators are currently considering a proposal that would include casino table games like poker, blackjack and roulette. State Senate Gaming Committee Chair Joe Addabbo is the sponsor. "It's a good bill," Addabbo said. "We got a lot of input from a lot…
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Woman who won $43 million was offered a steak dinner instead of her winnings by casino

Instead of being handed $43 million for her jackpot'win', a woman was offered a steak dinner instead. Tough choice, right? Katrina Bookman was at the Resorts World Casino in Jamaica, Queens, when she decided to have a go on the slot machines. After pulling the lever, she secured what would have been the largest slot machine jackpot in US history -…
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Woman who won $43 million was offered a steak dinner instead of her winnings by casino
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Online casino legalization not included in New York Governor’s 2025 state budget

Online gaming legalization has been dealt a potential setback following the publication of New York State Governor Kathy Hochul's executive budget for 2025. Igaming was not included as part of Governor Kochul's budget, which totals $233bn for the year, representing a 4.5% year-on-year (YOY) increase. The budget included no mention of the projected…
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Online casino legalization not included in New York Governor’s 2025 state budget
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NY Governor's Budget Proposal Excludes Gambling Bill

After a bill proposal to legalize online casinos was filed in the New York Senate with an aim to boost the US-largest online market, Gov. Kathy Hochul reportedly released the 2024 Executive Budget to exclude online casinos in the Empire State. As reported by Play NY, Gov. Hochul released the $233 billion Executive Budget on 15 January 2024 to…
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NY Governor's Budget Proposal Excludes Gambling Bill
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New York Governor Fails To Include Online Casino In Budget

Just days after New York State Sen. Joseph Addabbo introduced iCasino legislation for the second year in a row, Gov. Kathy Hochul effectively put the kibosh on it for 2024. In her annual budget, Hochul did not include any mention of online casino legalization or the potential $475 million in annual tax revenue Addabbo projects. By not including it…
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New York Governor Fails To Include Online Casino In Budget
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NY Online Casino Hopes Dim Without Hochul's Budget Inclusion

It was a rough start for Sen. Joseph Addabbo's 2024 push to legalize online casino sites in New York. As she did last year, Gov. Kathy Hochul did not include potential tax revenue from online casino expansion in her budget. The news is a blow to the prospects of S8185, Addabbo's recently filed attempt to legalize online casinos in the state.…
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NY Online Casino Hopes Dim Without Hochul's Budget Inclusion
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Plans Underway For Commercial Casino With No Size Limit In New York

MGM Resorts International has revealed its ambitious vision to revamp the existing Empire City Casino in New York into a commercial casino. Situated in the Yonkers area, the Empire City Casino currently functions as a video lottery racino, featuring slots and various table games. Casino giant MGM aims to step up the facility by expanding it into a…
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Plans Underway For Commercial Casino With No Size Limit In New York
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Del Lago Casino is getting rid of 300 slot machines

ALBANY - There's a sure bet among New York's upstate casinos: cut their number of slot machines. Del Lago Resort & Casino on Monday became the third of the four upstate casinos to gain state approval to lower its inventory of slot machines on its gaming floor. The state Gaming Commission approved the Finger Lakes casino's request to reduce its…
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The race is on to build a casino in New York City

New York state has a ban on new casinos until 2023, but Gov. Kathy Hochul wants to end that moratorium this year, allowing up to three casinos to open downstate. And already nine gambling giants are eager to bid on the contracts and are likely to offer grandiose plans for casinos, hotels and entertainment venues to boost their proposals. Some are…
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The race is on to build a casino in New York City
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Proposed Casino Text Amendment Enters Review Process

On November 27, 2023, the City Planning Commission held a review session on the proposed Gaming Facility Text Amendment to the Zoning Resolution to streamline casino development in New York City. In 2013, New York State amended its constitution to allow up to seven commercial casinos to be built statewide. Commercial casinos are casinos that do not…
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MGM reveals plans for full-scale commercial casino in New York

Located in the Yonkers region of New York, the Empire City Casino currently operates as a video lottery racino. The MGM venue offers slots and various table games, as well as harness racing betting and international simulcasting. However, MGM is seeking to transform the facility into a much larger venue with a range of facilities. These would…
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MGM reveals plans for full-scale commercial casino in New York
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NYC agency moves to cut red tape for casino applications

The Department of City Planning on Monday introduced a measure that it says would cut red tape for casino applications in the Big Apple - but which would ice out community boards, critics say. The measure, which was quietly filed by the department on Friday, comes as big-name developers are vying for one of three coveted downstate casino licenses…
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Can Brooklyn Residents Use Credit Cards for Gambling?

When it comes to online gambling, quick and safe payments are the most important thing most players look for in a casino site. Finding the perfect deposit/withdrawal option is like getting that exact key that can seamlessly open the doors to a worry-free gambling experience. You want to make sure that the banking solution you pick is convenient,…
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Brooklyn’s Jackpot: How Deposit Match Bonuses Change the Game

It would be correct to say that gambling is unique in Brooklyn as casinos attract locals and those who come here from every corner of the world. The competition, however, is growing, and there are more and more casinos on the internet. Operators must come up with new approaches to stay above water. Therefore, bonuses are a vital part of casino…
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New to Online Casino Gaming? A Valuable Guide for Players in Brooklyn

Online casino gaming has exploded in popularity over the past few years, and it's no wonder why. With the convenience of playing from your own home and a vast array of games, it's easy to see why so many people have taken the plunge into the exciting online gambling world. If you're new to this scene and live in Brooklyn, you may feel overwhelmed…
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Optimistic outlook for NY online casino legalization amidst Downstate licensing delays

After launching the nation's first retail sportsbook at Rivers Casino & Resorts in Schenectady and successfully launching NY online sports betting in 2022, New York is continuing its aggressive push into the legal gambling market. These developments have propelled the state-run industry to the top of the rankings across the country. The recent…
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Optimistic outlook for NY online casino legalization amidst Downstate licensing delays
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No dice: Vornado backs out of NYC casino race

Vornado Realty Trust CEO Steven Roth revealed Tuesday that a New York City casino is likely not in the cards for the company. "It's highly likely that we will not pursue the casino license," he said on an earnings call. Real estate giant Vornado previously expressed an interest in entering the crowded bidding war for one of three casino licenses on…
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NY should spend more to treat gambling addiction

New York State hit the jackpot last year, raking in $4.8 billion in revenues from a growing number of licensed casinos, expanded lottery games and, most notably, the legalization of sports betting, both in-person and online. According to state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli, most of that money - $4.6 billion or 95% - went to education, with the $200…
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New York Casinos Impacted by Slot Machine System Cyberattack

The New York Gaming Commission confirmed that the state's lottery provider was hit by a cybersecurity attack, affecting at least three casinos. A recent cyberattack impacted two New York hospitals, a nursing home, and New York's video lottery terminals (VLTs) system, operated by Everi Holdings on behalf of the state. VLTs are Class II slot…
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Cyber attacks hit NY state casino operation, two Hudson Valley hospitals

New York state's casino operation and two hospitals were hit with cyber attacks over the weekend, officials said. The state Gaming Commission confirmed that its central operating system serving the state's slot parlors was impacted by a cybersecurity attack - forcing the closure of Jake 58 casino in Islandia, Suffolk County, for several days. "On…
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Cyber attacks hit NY state casino operation, two Hudson Valley hospitals
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Woman who won $43 million at a casino was offered a steak dinner instead

Whilst most of us dream of winning big at a casino, the reality sadly isn't always as exciting. Having played various machines at the Resorts World Casino in Queens, Katrina Bookman thought she was about to leave with a $42949672 million prize. However, the gambler was left feeling a little cheated after being offered an alternative prize of a…
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Woman who won $43 million at a casino was offered a steak dinner instead
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Concerns Grow of NYC Casinos Affecting Catskills Communities

New York is in the process of awarding three full-casino licenses for the downstate region, and New York City is among the favourites to land at least two if not three. However, this has raised some concerns in Catskills communities, as the new casinos would likely affect Resorts World Catskills operations, as the region is reliant on revenue from…
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Concerns Grow of NYC Casinos Affecting Catskills Communities
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Coney Island Residents Oppose the Opening of a Casino

A resort with a luxury casino is proposed to be built on the sandy entertainment strip in Brooklyn. However, the residents of Coney Island are skeptical about it. This was revealed in a community engagement report from the office of Brooklyn Borough President Antonio Reynoso. The report was released on Tuesday. It was forty pages of printed text.…
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Scorpion Casino Building number 1 social online gambling platform where users can earn daily yield based on the casino's performance. New York, NY, Sept. 04, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SCORPION is the Future Leading Crypto Gambling Platform. Providing more than 30'000 bet opportunities monthly, 210 casino games, and 160 live games. Over $900000…
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Downstate casinos one step closer to reality

NEW YORK- The state's gambling regulators have unveiled the first round of questions and answers (Q&A) submitted by downstate New York casino applicants. The report, released by the State Gaming Commission and Gaming Facility Location Board (GFLB), provides insights into the concerns and queries raised by the 11 applicants vying for one of the…
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Downstate casinos one step closer to reality
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How to Play Baccarat Online at DraftKings Casino

Baccarat, known for its elegance and simplicity, has found its digital home at DraftKings Casino in 2023. Whether you're a seasoned baccarat player or new to the scene, DraftKings Casino offers a user-friendly platform that combines the thrill of traditional baccarat with the convenience of online gaming. When you, you're provided with an…
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How to Play Ez Baccarat

How to Play Ez Baccarat: A Comprehensive Guide Baccarat is a popular casino game known for its simplicity and elegance. One of its variations, Ez Baccarat, has gained immense popularity due to its unique rules and exciting gameplay. In this article, we will guide you through the rules and strategies of Ez Baccarat so that you can enjoy this…
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Eleven New York Casino Bidders Wait For Answers

At some point in September - date to be announced - the New York State Gaming Commission will hold a meeting during which it may have answers to hundreds of questions posed by the 11 potential bidders for the state's three downstate casino licenses. "May" is the word of choice because this question-and-answer process started back in February, when…
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Rochester Casino No Longer Part of Senecas Gaming Compact

There have been some new developments in the discussions on a new gaming compact between the Seneca Nation of Indians and New York State's administration. When negotiations started in June 2023, it was reported that the new compact would include the launch of a casino in Rochester. However, it is now stated that such a plan has been abandoned. The…
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Rochester Casino No Longer Part of Senecas Gaming Compact
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Unveiling the ultimate A-Z guide to online slot games in 2023

There are thousands of online slot games in the modern age and companies continue to innovate and create new and interesting designs of slot games, as well as new features and functionality. If you are new to playing online slot games, there can be a lot of terminology that you need to get used to. In this guide, we've put together an A-Z guide of…
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Resorts World Casinos hit jackpot for New York’s public schools

Resorts World Casino New York City, the state's largest taxpayer, announced today it has reached a major milestone in supporting New York's public schools. As of 21 July, Resorts World crossed the $4 billion mark in revenue generated for New York's lottery education fund. That means that in just 12 years, Resorts World has produced enough revenue…
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Mega Millions whopping $1.55B jackpot: What to know before Tuesday’s drawing

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - The Mega Millions jackpot has soared to $1.55 billion - and if won, it would become the largest jackpot in the game's history. The jackpot grew after no ticket matched all six numbers drawn Friday night - the white balls 11, 30, 45, 52 and 56, plus the gold Mega Ball 20. The estimated jackpot grew to $1.55 billion, with a…
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Mega Millions whopping $1.55B jackpot: What to know before Tuesday’s drawing
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del Lago, Other Casinos, Falling Short of Projected Gaming Revenues

A new report from the state shows three of New York's four licensed casinos continue to lag in gaming revenues and tax contributions to host and regional local governments. State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's 2020 report on gaming revenues showed that all four current casinos - del Lago Resort and Casino, Rivers Casino and Resort, Resorts World…
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Jackpot brings its lottery app, online ticket sales to NY

NEW YORK (PIX11) - The next time you want to purchase a lottery ticket in New York, you may want to check your phone first. Jackpot.com launched Tuesday in New York, letting residents buy official state lottery tickets from their phone, tablet or desktop. Powerball, Mega Millions, Cash4Life, New York Lotto and Pick 10 tickets are available for…
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Del Lago Casino: The Ultimate Guide to Gambling and Entertainment

Del Lago Casino is a premier gambling and entertainment destination located in Tyre, New York. It opened its doors to the public in February 2017 and quickly garnered a reputation as one of the top casinos in the region. Nestled in the heart of the scenic Finger Lakes region, Del Lago Casino offers a wide array of gaming options, luxurious…
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New Details On Turning Stone Casino Resort Expansion Plan

On July 24, the Oneida Indian Nation officially revealed details of its $370 million capital investment in the biggest expansion and financial reinvestment in Turning Stone Resort Casino in the last 20 years, following the announcement of those plans in September 2022. Additionally, the reinvestment project will feature a full expansion of the…
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Competition Heats Up For Downstate New York Casino Licenses

A prominent New York real estate developer has joined the list of those seeking a license to operate a commercial casino in downstate New York. Larry Silverstein, chairman of Silverstein Properties, is seeking to build a casino in Manhattan about four blocks west of Times Square at 11th Avenue and 41st Street, according to the New York Times. The…
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Competition Heats Up For Downstate New York Casino Licenses
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Local leaders riled by apparent deal with Seneca Nation for Rochester casino

Local political leaders say they are dismayed that the New York State Senate and Gov. Kathy Hochul's office apparently have agreed to a new gaming compact with the Seneca Nation that includes a full casino in the city of Rochester. Seneca Nation leaders on their own announced last week that a "conceptual agreement" on a new 20-year compact had been…
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Local leaders riled by apparent deal with Seneca Nation for Rochester casino
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71-year-old retired handyman wins record $486 million jackpot

A 71-year-old handyman had just hung up his tool belt to officially retire. Then he got a big chunk of change to fund his next chapter. Johnnie Taylor, the recently retired New York resident, just won the $476 million Mega Millions jackpot - the largest ever won in the state since the game began in 2002. "It still doesn't feel real," Taylor…
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71-year-old retired handyman wins record $486 million jackpot
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Our Lady Lara A wins Open at Saragota Casino Hotel

Saratoga Springs, NY - Our Lady Lara A (Betterthancheddar) extended her local win streak to five at Saratoga Casino Hotel on Monday (June 5) afternoon. The Amanda Kelley trainee remains undefeated at the Spa after stepping up in the Fillies and Mares Open for the first time and taking the field coast-to-coast. Our Lady Lara A powered out to the…
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Retired NYC handyman lands record $476M Mega Millions jackpot

He just fixed all of his problems. A retired Queens handyman can finally put his toolbox away after landing a record $476 million Mega Millions jackpot. Johnnie Taylor, 71, of Howard Beach cashed in his lucky ticket from the April 14 drawing this week, opting for a lump sum payment of $157 million after taxes, New York Lottery officials…
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Retired NYC handyman lands record $476M Mega Millions jackpot
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NY man, 71, claims Mega Millions jackpot

Believe it, Johnnie Taylor, believe it. A Queens, New York man is living the dream after winning a $476 million Mega Millions jackpot in April - the largest jackpot win in the state's Mega Millions history. "It still doesn't feel real," Taylor told the New York Lottery on Monday when he claimed his prize, stating that his wife didn't believe him…
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NY man, 71, claims Mega Millions jackpot
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NY Lottery Scratch-Off Games In June That Have Top Most Prizes

It's June all across New York and are you ready for spring with some cash? Are you ready to win millions on these scratch off games? All across New York State, you could be playing some of these different Scratch-Off tickets offered by the New York Lottery. There are million dollar grand prize winning tickets, and jackpots even higher sitting in…
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NY Lottery Scratch-Off Games In June That Have Top Most Prizes
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NY Blood Center Hits The Jackpot With Empire City Casino Blood Drive

YONKERS, NY - While the gaming floor at Empire City Casino has seen its share of potentially life-changing payouts in recent months, more recently, the Hudson Valley institution was home to a potentially life-saving event. Empire City Casino by MGM Resorts recently teamed up again with the New York Blood Center to host a community blood drive at…
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NY Blood Center Hits The Jackpot With Empire City Casino Blood Drive
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Live Baccarat: The Game of Kings and Queens

The first games of baccarat were played centuries ago in gambling salons in France and Italy, and nowadays it is adored by a large number of casino enthusiasts. And even though it has been popular for a long time, it experienced a huge rise during the past thirty years, especially in Asia and somewhat in the United States. Players in different…
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I had proof of win but they refused to pay me & offered a free meal instead

A WOMAN'S dream turned into a nightmare after she had won over $40million only to be offered $2.25 and a steak dinner, according to her lawsuit. Katrina Bookman from New York filed a lawsuit that claimed she was playing slots at the Resort World Casino in Queens, when she was shown a winning ticket of $42.9million. Despite the machine telling her…
Law
I had proof of win but they refused to pay me & offered a free meal instead
westchester.news12.com

Turn to Tara: Caesars plans massive Las Vegas style casino in the heart of Times Square

After years of keeping their plans close to the vest, developers are telling News 12 about their plans to expand a gaming empire into Manhattan. In his first sit-down interview, Caesars CEO Tom Reeg gave our Senior Reporter Tara Rosenblum a revealing look at his plans to build a full-scale Las Vegas style casino in the heart of Times Square with…
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Turn to Tara: Caesars plans massive Las Vegas style casino in the heart of Times Square
European Gaming

Relax Gaming expands Dream Drop portfolio with launch of Fly Cat$

Relax Gaming, the renowned iGaming aggregator and provider of unique content, transports players to New York City in search of big wins with fierce felines in its latest Dream Drop game. This title takes inspiration from Relax Gaming's award-winning 2021 hit, Top Dawg$, and can see players win up to 5000x their bet as street-smart cats take centre…
Industry
Relax Gaming expands Dream Drop portfolio with launch of Fly Cat$
New York Post

Sen. Jessica Ramos blocks Steve Cohen's casino bid next to Mets ballpark

A state lawmaker who represents the communities around the Mets' Citi Field has temporarily blocked billionaire Mets owner Steve Cohen's plan to build a casino and entertainment complex in the lots next to the ballpark. Cohen needs legislation approved by the state Legislature in Albany in order to start a commercial venture in the lots around Citi…
Law
Sen. Jessica Ramos blocks Steve Cohen's casino bid next to Mets ballpark
The Island Now

How to Play Baccarat And Win: Easy Beginner’s Guide

Do you want to try your luck at one of the most favored casino games in the world? With its fast-paced gameplay and easy-to-learn rules, Baccarat has become a favorite among gamblers worldwide. With this guide, we'll break down everything you need to know about the game and give you tips on increasing your chances of winning big. So read on to…
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How to Play Baccarat And Win: Easy Beginner’s Guide
Card Player

Billionaire Steve Cohen Eyes New York Casino

Billionaire Steve Cohen is vying for a license to build a casino adjacent to the Mets' Citi Field in Queens. Cohen owns the Mets. The space is currently a parking lot and park. According to Bloomberg, Cohen has hired a team of lobbyists to work on the project. The State of New York is charging $500 million for each license and requiring a minimum…
Finance
Billionaire Steve Cohen Eyes New York Casino
New York Post

Coney Island leaders not feeling lucky about casino plan

A pitch to build a casino and entertainment complex in Coney Island got losing snake eyes from community leaders who voted against a gambling joint along Brooklyn's historic beach and boardwalk. Community Board 13 members overwhelmingly passed a resolution rejecting the plan, 23 to eight - with the chairwoman saying she didn't want to turn Coney…
Politics
Coney Island leaders not feeling lucky about casino plan
Trip Pub

Long Island officials reach agreement to lease Nassau Coliseum to Sands for casino bid

Nassau County officials said Wednesday that they have reached a deal to transfer the lease for the Nassau Coliseum site to Las Vegas Sands, a major step in the gambling giant's push to win a coveted gaming license and bring a bustling casino to Long Island. The 99-year lease agreement does not guarantee that the Uniondale site where the New York…
Law
Long Island officials reach agreement to lease Nassau Coliseum to Sands for casino bid
Silive

A casino in Times Square? Manhattan coalition and Broadway group certainly hope not

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A new alliance of Manhattan groups and associations, including The Broadway League and the many theatre owners and producers it represents, are aiming to stop Caesars Palace Times Square from rising. The "No Times Square Casino" Community Coalition, which unveiled its messaging and purpose Friday, says major traffic congestion, a…
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A casino in Times Square? Manhattan coalition and Broadway group certainly hope not
Sportsbook Wire

Mega Millions jackpot: How much, next drawing and past winning numbers

A winning $476 million Mega Millions jackpot was sold in New York City for the Friday, April 14 drawing. The $476 million is the 13th largest jackpot in Mega Millions history. The previous Mega Millions jackpot was worth $31 million in the Jan. 31 drawing. That ticket was sold in Woburn, Mass. Remember, you can't win if you don't play. Mega…
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Mega Millions jackpot: How much, next drawing and past winning numbers
Gothamist

Broadway group doubles down on Times Square casino opposition

A group of Broadway theater owners and producers is leading an effort to lower the curtain on plans for a Times Square casino. The Broadway League, a theater industry trade group, is joining forces with local restaurant owners to block a bid for a new gambling hub nearby. The group, called the "No Times Square Casino" Community Coalition, says that…
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Broadway group doubles down on Times Square casino opposition
Newsday

GOP gambling bill: 5 upstate casinos, LI OTB video slots

Countering a proposal by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, Senate Republicans put their weight behind a bill to authorize up to five new upstate casinos over the next four years and video slot machines at off-track betting facilities on Long Island. The GOP's proposal, outlined in a bill unveiled Thursday, puts Long Island in play as lawmakers try to agree on…
Law
GOP gambling bill: 5 upstate casinos, LI OTB video slots
Yogonet

Genting reportedly eyeing $1B+ Miami site sale to fund NYC casino bid

A prominent waterfront Miami site put up for sale by Asian multinational Genting Bhd has received five offers above $1 billion, according to the broker, potentially setting a record for such property. The 6.3ha plot was formerly home to the Miami Herald newspaper and is one of the city's largest undeveloped parcels. Genting listed the site, now…
Finance
Genting reportedly eyeing $1B+ Miami site sale to fund NYC casino bid
US Bets

Gambling Expansion Momentum Has Slowed To A Halt In New York

An effort to legalize online casino games in New York died this week when legislators from both the House and Senate omitted it from their budget proposals. In the final days of negotiations, even the man who wrote the bill could see it was gaining little traction. The licensing of three new casino projects in or around New York City has slowed…
Sports
Gambling Expansion Momentum Has Slowed To A Halt In New York
Yogonet

New York state sen. Joseph Addabbo introduces bill to legalize online casino games

New York state Sen. Joseph Addabbo introduced on Wednesday bill S4856, which seeks to legalize online casino gaming, including slots, table games, and live dealer games. The bill includes a 30.5% iGaming tax rate. Most states average 15% to 18% for their iGaming tax rates. Despite the bill's introduction, it faces an uphill battle for passage. Gov.…
Finance
City & State New York

Casino and real estate magnates are looking to hit the jackpot in New York City

Soon, three new full-scale casino licenses will be issued in the New York City area, and business interests from across the globe are looking to get in on the action. Among those vying for the rights to develop their gambling and leisure megacomplexes - the licensing fee is $500 million with a minimum investment of another $500 million in the…
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Casino and real estate magnates are looking to hit the jackpot in New York City
City & State New York

How do you convince Manhattanites a casino will be good for their neighborhood?

Casino companies are used to having a house advantage. But in the bidding process for three downstate casino licenses, it's the local communities that those companies are hoping to call home that just might have the edge. Roughly a dozen casino companies and real estate developers are mulling or planning on bidding for one of three casino licenses…
Industry
How do you convince Manhattanites a casino will be good for their neighborhood?
Toronto Star

Billy Joel hits jackpot opening new stage at Fallsview Casino

Saturday, Feb. 25 at the OLG Stage at Fallsview Casino Never underestimate the power or resiliency of a song. There was a moment Saturday night during Billy Joel's christening of the new OLG Stage at Fallsview Casino when the singing-songwriting pianist from New York City donned his harmonica and pulled out his signature tune that was…
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Billy Joel hits jackpot opening new stage at Fallsview Casino
Gambling

Can New York Legalize Online Casinos In 2023?

This week, a long-awaited bill to legalize was introduced. State Sen. Joseph Addabbo sponsored the bill, which would create a robust online gambling industry in the state. The outlook is bleak in 2023, but the introduction of legislation is an important step forward in the typical multi-year process of legalizing online casinos. Under the bill, SB…
Law
Can New York Legalize Online Casinos In 2023?
New York Post

Bally's eyes NYC casino next to Trump's Bronx golf course

Gaming giant Bally's is betting on The Bronx - by proposing a casino next to the Trump Organization's public golf course at Ferry Point, The Post has learned. Sources familiar with the corporation's plan said its officials have engaged in discussions with the Trump Org about assigning 17 of the 300 acres on the site to Bally's to operate a…
Finance
Bally's eyes NYC casino next to Trump's Bronx golf course
Newsbreak Original

Woman Won $43 Million Jackpot and Was Offered a Steak Dinner by the Casino Instead of Her Winnings

Which would you prefer: a steak supper or $43 million? Unfortunately, even after winning the jackpot on a slot machine, one woman didn't have many options. At the Resorts World Casino in Jamaica, Queens, Katrina Bookman was playing the slots when she won what would have been the highest slot machine prize in US history: $42949672. She used the…
Winnings
Patch

'Slots' Of Change At Empire City Casino While You Were Away

YONKERS, NY - If you haven't been to the Empire City Casino in a while, you might be surprised how much has changed while you were gone. Empire City has announced they added 1000 new games. The casino's gaming floor is the sixth largest casino floor in the country and the largest of MGM Resorts properties. The upgrade promises to deliver a new…
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AMNY

NYC casino bidding war: Latest entrant pitches huge hotel and Ferris wheel near UN

Are you ready for a high-rollin', high-flyin' time near the UN? Yet another entrant has joined the field in the fierce bidding war for a casino license in New York City - this time led by a billionaire developer who also wants to construct a huge Ferris wheel on vacant land just south of the United Nations. The wheel is the centerpiece of a joint…
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NYC casino bidding war: Latest entrant pitches huge hotel and Ferris wheel near UN
New York Post

Hard Rock, eyeing casino license, put chips behind Hochul

An executive from Seminole Hard Rock casino reportedly sent a brazen "pay to play" email solicitation urging associates to put their chips behind Kathy Hochul's campaign to be elected governor - as the firm makes an aggressive push to win a license to operate a gambling parlor in New York City. "Team, as we prepare for the final stretch of our…
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