July 2009 News Article Archive

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Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Cash Tender Offer for up to $75 Million in Aggregate Principal Amount of Its Outstanding 8.25% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2012 - 30 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) announced that it (the "Company") intends to commence a cash tender offer for up to $75 million in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 8.25% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2012 (the "Notes"). The consideration to be paid for - read more »

Scientific Games Awarded Delaware State Lottery Sports Wagering System Contract - 30 July 2009
NEW YORK, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games (Nasdaq: SGMS) announced that it has been awarded the contract to operate the Delaware State Lottery Sports Wagering System and Bookmaking Services, which includes a statewide network of lottery sports wagering terminals at the three racetracks (racinos), con - read more »

Three of Four Pennsylvania Lottery $1 Million Raffle Prizes Claimed - 30 July 2009
Winning Ticket Sold in Westmoreland County Not Yet Presented to LotteryMIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 29/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three of the four $1 million top-prize winners from the Pennsylvania Lottery's July 4 Millionaire Raffle drawing have come forward to claim their prizes.James Van Osten of Hatboro, Montgomery County - read more »

Chance and Fortune Bring Luck to Crystal Greek Isles Voyage - 30 July 2009
LOS ANGELES, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- High-rolling luxury travelers can enjoy an expanded focus on gaming in the land where it originated. Luxury specialist Crystal Cruises' Chance & Fortune Experiences of Discovery cruise will sail throughout the Greek Isles, revisiting the origins of gambling and Tycho, the goddes - read more »

Healthy Fast Food Extends Las Vegas Expansion Streak With Casino-Based U-Swirl(R) Frozen Yogurt Store - 30 July 2009
HENDERSON, Nev., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U-SWIRL((R)) International, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Healthy Fast Food, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: HFFI), today announced that it has finalized plans to open a Company-owned U-SWIRL Frozen Yogurt store in the Green Valley Ranch resort's food court in Henderson - read more »

Hard Rock International Announces Strategic Alliance With Caribbean CAGE LLC, A Majority Owned RLJ Company - 30 July 2009
NEW YORK, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Hard Rock International today announced a strategic alliance with Caribbean CAGE LLC, a majority owned RLJ company, and its majority owner, entrepreneur Robert L. Johnson, and indicated that Caribbean CAGE LLC will become an investor in the Hard Rock Casino at Aqueduct Racetrack projec - read more »

European Masters of Poker Hits Barcelona Today; Malta Qualifiers Underway - 30 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Masters of Poker pulls in to Barcelona, Spain today as up to500 players will take part in the EUR1,150 buy-in event until Saturday August1. The main event will be the largest yet on the tour with an estimatedEUR500,000 prize pool. The previous stop on the tour, Prague, attra - read more »

Online Poker Qualifiers Underway for Irish Classic Poker Festival at Boylepoker, Ladbrokes and PaddyPowerPoker - 30 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Online qualifiers for tickets to the seventh annual Irish Classic PokerFestival main event are now in full swing with Boylepoker and PaddyPowerPokerjoining Betfair Poker in offering seats to the euro 100,000 guaranteed euro1,000 + euro 100 buy-in main event taking place at the Macau Spor - read more »

IGT and Boyd Gaming Sign MegaJackpots(R) Pact - 30 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that it has entered an agreement with Boyd Gaming Corporation to install approximately 200 additional MegaJackpots(R) machines at Boyd Gaming casinos across the country. The new machines will be in addition to the more - read more »

Buzzluck.com, the World's First Online Supercasino, Adds a Live DJ and a Trip to Mars - 30 July 2009
LONDON, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Having conquered Europe with their innovative new online supercasino, theboys at Buzzluck.com set their eyes on a new heavenly body to make their markon: Mars. Kindly, the boffins at NASA offered to take Buzzluck's registeredtrademark and "Never Bored" tagline on the Mars Science Laborat - read more »

Table Trac Inc. Congratulates 2009 Romero Casino Marketing Diamond Award Winners - 29 July 2009
MINNETONKA, Minn., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Table Trac Inc. congratulates 2009 Romero Casino Marketing Diamond award winners Fiesta Casinos of Costa Rica and Gold River Casino of Anadarko, Oklahoma.Table Trac Inc.(Casino Trac) a gaming systems company from Minnetonka, Minnesota, is proud that two of their clie - read more »

Chairman Frank's Bill to Regulate Internet Gambling Reaches 50 Co-Sponsors - 29 July 2009
WASHINGTON, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- We are pleased to report that there are now 50 members of Congress signed on as co-sponsors of the Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection and Enforcement Act (H.R. 2267), legislation introduced by Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA), chairman of the House Committee on Fina - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Pricing of $450 Million in Aggregate Amount of 8.625% Senior Notes Due 2017 - 29 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) announced today the pricing of $450 million aggregate principal amount of new 8.625% senior notes due 2017, which will be issued in a private placement. The notes will be issued at a price of 98.597% of par. The offering is schedule - read more »

We're 5 Years Old & Celebrating With: $500K Tournament Live on the WSOP Final Table in Vegas - 29 July 2009
LONDON, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Everest Poker, official sponsors of the WSOP, have hit their five yearanniversary and are celebrating by offering players (you guessed it) fivedifferent promotions including: 1. $500,000 Guarantee Tournament (http://www.everestpoker.com) with the 9finalists playing in Las Vegas on the - read more »

Pauma Tribe to Help Casino Patrons, Families Face Gambling Addiction - 28 July 2009
PAUMA VALLEY, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Pauma Band of Luiseno Indians -- To express their commitment to responsible gambling, the Pauma Band of Luiseno Indians has voluntarily obtained full certification in Problem Gambling Awareness for Casino Pauma employees from the California Council on Problem Gambling." - read more »

Spotlight 29 Casino Brings K-Ci & JoJo, Al B. Sure and Silk Together for the Summer Love Jam - 28 July 2009
COACHELLA, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Spotlight 29 Casino has been celebrating the Summer of Fun, and now the casino is adding some love to the mix by bringing together some of the best names in R&B. K-Ci & JoJo, Al B. Sure and Silk will all perform at the "Summer Love Jam" on August 29 in the Spotlight Th - read more »

The Sports Legends Challenge Invites Fans To Go 'All In' for the Ultimate Sports Fantasy Event - 28 July 2009
ATLANTA, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever, sports fans have a chance to go beyond a typical athlete meet and greet or autograph session to actually play with and against 25 of the world's greatest sports superstars. The Sports Legends Challenge is the sports fan's ultimate fantasy featuring four days of - read more »

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announces $100,000 in Contributions to Organizations Working to Assist Problem Gamblers - 28 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved $50,000 in contributions to the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) based in Washington, D.C. and $50,000 for The International Problem Gambling Center in Las Vega - read more »

Female Poker Players Love Luvin Poker! - 28 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- From the get-go there was nothing normal in Jennifer Winter's life. She was born in the seventies after her mother, Joy, went into labor on a tour bus as her father -- famed music publicist Norman Winter -- introduced a young Elton John to the States. At a mere 14 years old she be - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Cash Tender Offer For Any and All of Its Outstanding 8.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2013 - 28 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) announced that it (the "Company") intends to commence a cash tender offer for any and all of its outstanding 8.75% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2013 (the "Notes"). The consideration to be paid for validly tendered Notes will be equa - read more »

Bicycle Casino Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Opening of Luxurious New Event Center - 27 July 2009
BELL GARDENS, Calif., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The world-famous Bicycle Casino (www.TheBike.com) just 10-minutes south of downtown Los Angeles, will unveil the country's newest and most lavish poker ballroom on Wednesday, July 29th , as it celebrates its silver anniversary in sumptuous grand fashion.The spectacular new - read more »

Magna Entertainment Corp. files seventh default status report - 25 July 2009
AURORA, ON, July 24 /PRNewswire/ - Magna Entertainment Corp. ("MEC" or the "Company") filed this news release as its seventh bi-weekly default status report under National Policy 12-203 of the Canadian Securities Administrators, pursuant to which MEC announced that it would not be filing its Annual Report on Form 10-K - read more »

Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma Chooses JCM Global for New $195 Million River Spirit Casino - 25 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The new $195 million River Spirit Casino recently opened in Tulsa, Okla., and is exclusively operating with JCM Global's Universal Bill Acceptor (UBA(R)) and Intelligent Cash Box (ICB(R)) on the casino's 2,745 gaming devices. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071112/LAM098 - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results - 25 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today reported financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2009.Second Quarter 2009 ResultsFor the second quarter of 2009, revenues were flat at $266 million compared to the prior-year period. Consolidated - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Signs Placement Agreement for IGT MegaJackpots(R), Wheel of Fortune(R) Slot Machines - 25 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that it has formalized an agreement with MGM MIRAGE that will add approximately 300 Wheel of Fortune(R) slot machines to its existing base of MegaJackpots(R) branded machines at its casino properties."Our goal is to p - read more »

Aruze Gaming America Accelerates Global Marketing Thrust With New Key Appointments - 24 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Aruze Gaming America, Inc. announced today that two new key management appointments governing Europe, Africa, Central and South America have been made. These new appointments will be an integral element of its strategies to drive for the position of 'the leading international gaming s - read more »

PokerTek Renews Credit Facility - 24 July 2009
MATTHEWS, N.C., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --PokerTek (Nasdaq: PTEK), the industry pioneer and worldwide leader in automated poker tables and related software, announced today that it has renewed its credit facility with Silicon Valley Bank. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080828/CLTH082LOGO)The credit - read more »

Las Vegas Sands Corp. to Announce Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results - 24 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) today announced that it will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2009, on Thursday, July 30, 2009, at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time).The live webcast of the conferen - read more »

Electronic Game Card, Inc. Schedules Conference Call to Present Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Results - 24 July 2009
NEW YORK and LONDON, July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Electronic Game Card, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EGMI) ("EGC"), announced todaythat it( )has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, August 6, 2009 at 4:30 p.m. (EDT) to discuss the Company's financial results for its second quarter 2009, which ended June 30, 2009 - read more »

International Game Technology Reports 2009 Third Quarter Results - 24 July 2009
RENO, Nev., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended June 30, 2009.Net income for the quarter was $66.3 million or $0.22 per diluted share compared to $108.3 million or $0.35 per diluted share in the same quarter last year. - read more »

Online Gambling Pal Presents New French Mirror Called Casino en Ligne - 24 July 2009
BIRZEBBUGA, Malta, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Like Online Gambling Pal's other sections, the Casino en Ligne (http://www.onlinegamblingpal.com/fr/) section also lists the first 5 online casinos that any gambler who expects fair play should pick. The list is finalized on not only their experience in the industry but al - read more »

LightWild Lighting Illuminates Prairie Band Casino & Resort in Kansas - 24 July 2009
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- LightWild today announced it has completed the LED lighting for Prairie Band Casino & Resort, in Mayetta, KS. The Casino and Resort is owned and operated by the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, which is approximately 85 miles from Kansas City.(Photo: http://www.newscom.co - read more »

PA Gaming Control Board to Hold Public Hearing on August 19 for Mohegan Sun License Renewal - 23 July 2009
Public welcome and invited to participateHARRISBURG, Pa.,July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that it would hold a hearing on Wednesday, August 19, 2009 to gather evidence, including public comment, on the renewal of the Category 1 slot machine operator's license of D - read more »

GameTech and Lancaster Bingo Company Enter Into Distribution Partnership for the Kentucky Market - 23 July 2009
RENO, Nev., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GameTech International, Inc. ("GameTech((R))") (Nasdaq: GMTC), a leading designer, developer and manufacturer of electronic bingo, gaming equipment, gaming systems, and video lottery terminals, announced today that it has entered into a distributor agreement with Lancaster - read more »

'End the Eight Years of Shame' a Diverse Work Force of NY Thoroughbred Breeders' Stables & Farms Will Tell State Leaders at Monday Protest Over Aqueduct VLTs - 23 July 2009
NEW YORK, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, July 27(th) at 12 Noon, at the West Capitol Park, adjacent to the Swan Street steps of the State Capitol in Albany, a diverse spectrum of New Yorkers who earn their livelihoods employed at the stables and farms of New York thoroughbred breeders will take their case directly - read more »

Rotate Black, Inc. Executes Agreement to Build Traditions Casino in Dayton, Nevada - 23 July 2009
PETOSKEY, Mich., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rotate Black, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ROBK), a premier development and management company of global resort and casino properties, announces that it has executed an agreement in conjunction with the Schaller Development Group to build The Traditions Casino, in North W - read more »

Landry's Restaurants, Inc. ('LNY'/NYSE) Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results; Net Income of $8.3 Million Compared to $13.9 Million in the Prior Year. - 23 July 2009
HOUSTON, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Landry's Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: LNY) (the "Company"), today announced its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009. The Company's income from continuing operations for the quarter was $0.51 per share-diluted as compared to $0.86 reported last year.Reve - read more »

Beyonce's 'I AM...YOURS' Engagement at Encore at Wynn Las Vegas is More Than a Concert, It's a Resort-Wide Occasion! - 22 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Wynn Las Vegas and Encore are excited to announce a series of special events in celebration of Beyonce's performance at the intimate Encore Theater on July 30 and 31 and August 1 and 2 at 8 p.m. The festivities will kick-off with the "Single Ladies" Dance Contest qualifying round on S - read more »

Butler National Corporation Announces Mike Tamburelli As General Manager of Boot Hill Casino and Resort - 22 July 2009
OLATHE, Kan., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Butler National Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: BUKS) a recognized provider of professional management services in the gaming industry, announces the hiring of Mike Tamburelli as the General Manager of Boot Hill Casino and Resort in Dodge City, Kansas. Mr. Tamburelli is - read more »

PokerTek Begins PokerPro Field Trial With Atlantic Lottery Corporation - 22 July 2009
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PokerTek, Inc., (Nasdaq: PTEK) the industry pioneer and worldwide leader in automated poker tables, announced today the start of a six-month pilot of PokerPro tables within two new Coasters locations after winning the RFP issued by the Atlantic Lottery Corporation (ALC - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Conference Call for 2009 Second Quarter Results - 22 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) announced today that it will release its 2009 second quarter and year-to-date financial results on Friday, July 24, 2009 prior to the market opening, followed by a conference call on the same day at 11:00 a.m. ET (8:00 a.m. PT). To p - read more »

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announces Four New Members Join Organization - 21 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the membership applications of four new companies, bringing the trade group comprised of the world's leading gaming suppliers to a total of 79 members.The new AGEM members - read more »

Online Satellites for Boylepoker.com International Poker Open 2009 Start Tonight From US$5.50 - 21 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Boylepoker.com today launches online satellites for the InternationalPoker Open 2009. From today, players can qualify for the US$25,000 added,US$225 + US$25 buy in event from just US$5. Feeder satellites take place each week on Monday and Wednesday at 8.30p.m. BST for US$5 + US$0.50 w - read more »

MidCap Advisors Forms Gaming Specialty Practice Group in Las Vegas with the Addition of Steve Champlin - 21 July 2009
NEW YORK, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- MidCap Advisors, LLC, a New York-based investment bank that serves mid-sized, privately held companies nationwide, announced today the addition of Steve Champlin as a Managing Director and head of MidCap's gaming and entertainment specialty practice group in its newly opened office - read more »

It Is No Mystery Why Slot Players Prefer the Genuine Guest Service, More Chances to Win and Loads of Fun That Is Delivered, Only at Table Mountain Casino!!! - 18 July 2009
FRIANT, Calif., July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Table Mountain Casino has paid yet another Random Massive Cash Jackpot! The lucky Slot Player was using their Club Card while playing on a 5 cent Slot Machine when the Massive Cash Jackpot hit! The overjoyed winner was awarded $34,635 CASH!!! This win makes for a total over $3. - read more »

Join in the World's Biggest Rake Chase at DevilfishPoker.com - 18 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Still Plenty of Time for Online Poker Players of all Levels to Chase Their Way To Thousands of Cash Prizes This Month at DevilfishPoker.com in the World's Biggest Rake ChaseThe World's Biggest Rake Chase promotion started on DevilfishPoker.com on July 1 and half way through the month the - read more »

New Executive Team to Lead Aristocrat Leisure Limited - 17 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mr Jamie Odell, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX: ALL) today announced a new executive leadership team structure, subject to regulatory approval where relevant.The new team ensures the right people, with the optimum skills and - read more »

Full Tilt Poker's Phil Ivey Makes the WSOP Main Event Final Table - 17 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Full Tilt's Phil Ivey has made the final table of the mostprestigious live poker tournament in the world, the World Series of Poker(WSOP) Main Event. Battling through eight days of play and a field of 6,494 players, Iveyearned a spot at his first-ever Main Event final table and a - read more »

'Single Ladies' Dance Contest at Tryst Nightclub - 17 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wynn Las Vegas and Encore are excited to announce the Single Ladies Dance Contest, offering Beyonce fans and dancing divas the chance to win coveted tickets to her "I AM...YOURS" concert in the intimate Encore Theater. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060906/LAW - read more »

Thunder Valley Casino Names Kevin Thorstenson to Newly Created Position as VP of Hotel Operations - 17 July 2009
LINCOLN, Calif., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Thunder Valley Casino announced today that Kevin Thorstenson, an industry leader in hotel management, has been named to the newly created position of vice president of hotel operations. Construction is currently taking place on Thunder Valley's 400-room hotel and spa which is ex - read more »

National Launch of Crazy Girls Cafe Announced - 17 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning August 2009, "Crazy Girls," the sexiest show in Las Vegas performed everyday at the Riviera Hotel to over 25 million people for over two decades, will be experienced worldwide with the launch of Crazy Girls Cafe and its new companion site, CrazyGirlsLV.com.Crazy Girls Cafe w - read more »

Antoine Saout (FR) on WSOP Final Table & Helps 51 Players Claim $19,607 - 17 July 2009
LONDON, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Everest Poker qualifier, Antoine Saout, just 25, from SaintMartin des Champs , France, has enjoyed unprecedented support from his fellowEverest Poker players throughout the WSOP Main Event. As a direct result ofhis heroics in reaching the November Nine, 51 players who qualified withEvere - read more »

PokerTek Renews Three-Year Contract With Carnival Corporation - 17 July 2009
CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PokerTek, Inc., (Nasdaq: PTEK) the industry pioneer and worldwide leader in automated poker tables, announced today that the company has renewed its contract to provide its PokerPro(TM) automated poker tables to Carnival Corporation & PLC cruise ships for another t - read more »

Largest Slingo Classic Bonus Slot Machine Progressive Jackpot Wins at Tioga Downs - 17 July 2009
NICHOLS, N.Y., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- A quick spin of the reels on a Slingo Classic Bonus slot machine was all it took for one lucky player to walk away with a $61,664.85 jackpot. This is the single largest Slingo Classic Bonus progressive jackpot won in New York and marks the eighth statewide progressive win for the - read more »

_FullFlush1_ Beats John Duthie and Tony G to Make Poker Million Semi Final - 17 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Controversial young British pro Luke _FullFlush1_Shcwartz yesterday beatout John Duthie, Tony G, Bill Edler, Mark Vos, and Mark Denmark to move intothe semi finals of the Poker Million VIII in October. Last year the event was won by Boylepoker.com sponsored pro Marty Smythand Schwartz - read more »

Full Tilt Poker Set to Host World's Largest Tournament - 16 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Tilt Poker announced today that it will attempt to break theofficial Guinness World Record(TM) for Largest Online Poker Tournament byattracting more than 35,000 players to the table on July 19th at 15:05ET. The Record Breaker tournament was unveiled as the finale to FIVE,http://w - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Management to Present at the Oppenheimer 9th Annual Consumer, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference - 16 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) management will make a Company presentation today at the Oppenheimer 9th Annual Consumer, Gaming, Lodging, & Leisure Conference being held in Boston, MA. A complete copy of the presentation will be available by visiting the Company's website at www.mg - read more »

Online Poker Qualifiers Underway for Irish Classic Poker Festival on Betfair.com - 16 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Online qualifiers for tickets to the seventh annual Irish Classic PokerFestival main event are underway at Betfair Poker every Wednesday at 9 p.m.BST with one ticket guaranteed each week. Qualifiers will automatically be entered into the Free Million DollarGame freeroll where the winn - read more »

Scientific Games Awarded Contract With Ladbrokes - 16 July 2009
NEW YORK, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games (Nasdaq: SGMS) announced its wholly owned subsidiary The Global Draw Ltd, has been awarded a three year contract to supply multi-game server based gaming terminals to 78 Ladbrokes (LSE: LAD.L) betting shops in the United Kingdom, which will house approximatel - read more »

USA Online Gambling Emphasizes That Online Gambling Remains Legal in Most States, Despite the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) - 16 July 2009
EAST RIDGE, Tenn., July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Online gambling sites and supporters of online gambling have seen various attempts by the government to stop or slow the ability of U.S.-based companies to offer the service to American residents. Some online gambling sites closed their doors to U.S. citizens after - read more »

Las Vegas Sands, Senior Executive Agree on Contract Extension - 15 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) and long-time executive Robert Goldstein, who has served as senior vice president since 1995 and also serves as president of The Venetian and Palazzo resorts in Las Vegas, have reached an agreement that extends Mr. Goldstein's employment con - read more »

888 Girl is Last Women Standing In Vegas! - 15 July 2009
LONDON, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- 888.com employee and semi professional poker player Leo Margets is thelast women standing in this year's World Series of Poker (WSOP) in Las Vegas,an event that lasts for two weeks, has been described as the Olympics ofPoker, and is worth a staggering US$8.5 million to the winner! (P - read more »

Beyonce Tickets Just Released! - 15 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Excellent seats have just been released for Beyonce's "I AM. . .YOURS" concert, staged exclusively for the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas on July 30 and 31 and August 1 and 2. After selling out more than 90 percent of the international and North American dates on her "I AM..." tour, - read more »

CarbonPoker to Award Over $1,000,000 and 25,000 Prizes Over Two Months During the Carbon Million - 15 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- CarbonPoker is pleased to announce the launch of the Carbon Million Promotion. Beginning in July, the Carbon Million is a contest open to all CarbonPoker players. The 60-day promotion offers over $1,000,000 in cash with over 25,000 prizes.The Carbon Million has 21 tiers of individual pri - read more »

JCM Global Exclusively Installs UBA(R) Bill Validators and ICB(R) Cash Boxes at New Kickapoo Casino - 15 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill validators and cash boxes from JCM Global are the only such equipment to be found on the 657 gaming devices at the new Kickapoo Casino in Harra, Okla. The casino is owned and operated by the Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma, who exclusively chose JCM Global's Universal Bill Acceptor (U - read more »

World Poker Tour(R) and Merit Crystal Cove Casino Launch WPT Cyprus - 15 July 2009
KYRENIA, Cyprus, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- World Poker Tour(R) (WPT) and Merit Crystal Cove Hotel and Casino inCyprus have partnered to launch WPT Cyprus, which kicks off with the MeritCyprus Classic main event September 6 - 10, 2009. Players can qualify now forthe US$10,000 + US$300 Texas Hold 'em championship through t - read more »

Four Members of Casino-Cheating Criminal Enterprise Sentenced for Targeting Casinos in the United States and Canada - 14 July 2009
WASHINGTON, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- George Michael Lee, Duc Cong Nguyen, Hop Nguyen and Tien Duc Vu were sentenced today in San Diego for their roles in a scheme by the "Tran Organization" to cheat casinos across the United States and Canada, Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Criminal Divisio - read more »

Look Good In Rhinestones: Jubilee! Celebrates 28 Years of Las Vegas Glitz, Glamour and Glitter, Searches for World-Class Talent at New York City Show Auditions - 14 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Classic Vegas isn't gone, you just have to know where to look for it. As one of the longest-running shows on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip, the retro-glam showgirl extravaganza Jubilee! at Bally's Las Vegas has entertained more than 11 million guests. On July 31 the show celebrate - read more »

New Jersey Woman Wins $1 Million Raffle Top Prize From Pennsylvania Lottery - 14 July 2009
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Donna Cantwell of Lumberton, N.J., is the first winner to step forward to claim one of four $1 million prizes from the Pennsylvania Lottery's July 4 Millionaire Raffle drawing.Cantwell presented her winning ticket for validation at Lottery headquarters in Middlet - read more »

Gregory Isaac and Big Mountain Concert at Spotlight 29 Casino Rescheduled for September 18 - 14 July 2009
COACHELLA, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Summer Splash Concert featuring Gregory Isaac and Big Mountain is back on at Spotlight 29 Casino! Originally slated for June 19, the concert was postponed due to an illness, and now the concert has been rescheduled for September 18. Tickets purchased for the sold-out conce - read more »

Interactive Systems Worldwide Provides Corporate Update - 14 July 2009
WEST PATERSON, N.J., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interactive Systems Worldwide, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ISWI) provided the public with a corporate update on a variety of subjects. Transaction Volumes: ISWI announced the quarterly transaction volumes (i.e. the "Turnover" and the "Hold"), associated with the wagering se - read more »

Full Tilt Poker Announces FIVE - 14 July 2009
DUBLIN, Ireland, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Five years ago, Full Tilt Poker began with one goal: to provide the bestonline poker experience in the world. In those five years, Full Tilt Pokerhas achieved and expanded on the vision to provide a community where pokerenthusiasts can Learn, Chat and Play with the Pros, win big - read more »

Team 888 Taking Over the 2009 WSOP! - 14 July 2009
GIBRALTAR, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is back in action in its 2009 editionand so is Team 888, 888.com's [http://www.888.com/] poker team, which isaiming to capture the largest cash prize in poker [http://www.pacificpoker.com/]. The poker tournament is taking place at theentertainment capi - read more »

The Asian Poker Tour Macau To Star As Backdrop For New Chinese Poker Film - 13 July 2009
AsianLogic, owners of the Asian Poker Tour , are delighted to announce a historic first for poker in Asia. The hotly anticipated Asian Poker Tour Macau Festival, taking place 12-23 August 2009 at the Galaxy Starworld, will be featured in a ground-breaking Chinese language poker movie. Many believe the film will have - read more »

$11 Million in Gaming Funds to Help Washington County Communities, DCED Says - 11 July 2009
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Forty-three projects in Washington County will receive a share of $11.1 million in available gaming fund revenues generated by the Meadows Racetrack and Casino, Department of Community and Economic Development acting Secretary George Cornelius announced today."This is - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Executive to Speak at Oppenheimer 9th Annual Consumer, Gaming, Lodging and Leisure Conference - 11 July 2009
ST. LOUIS, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) Chief Financial Officer Dale Black is scheduled to speak at the Oppenheimer 9th Annual Consumer, Gaming, Lodging and Leisure Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, Mass. on Wednesday, July 15 at 11:50 am Eastern.Isle of Cap - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Files Shelf Registration Statement - 11 July 2009
ST. LOUIS, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) today announced that it has filed a universal shelf registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission to replace its previous shelf registration statement, which has expired. The Company does not have any current c - read more »

Magna Entertainment Corp. files sixth default status report - 11 July 2009
AURORA, ON, July 10 /PRNewswire/ - Magna Entertainment Corp. ("MEC" or the "Company") filed this news release as its sixth bi-weekly default status report under National Policy 12-203 of the Canadian Securities Administrators, pursuant to which MEC announced that it would not be filing its Annual Report on Form 10-K fo - read more »

Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Hotel (NC) Breaks Ground On Luxury Tower - Part of $633 Million Expansion - 11 July 2009
CHEROKEE, N.C., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Hotel today broke ground on its new 532-room luxury Tower, part of a $633 million expansion to position the property as the premier gaming destination in the Southeast and world-class entertainment and tourism destination. The Master Plan for the - read more »

Scientific Games Secures Additional William Hill Installations - 11 July 2009
NEW YORK, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games (Nasdaq: SGMS) announced its wholly owned subsidiary The Global Draw Ltd, has signed a new supply agreement until December 2012 to supply multi-game server based gaming terminals to an additional 42 William Hill (LSE: WMH.L) betting shops in the United Kingdo - read more »

bwin Magic Moments of Poker Tour on PokerIsland - 11 July 2009
The Magic Moments of Poker continue with their tour of this year's greatest events. The most recent stop was on Poker Island, where special guest Luca Toni and a program packed full of excitement were waiting at the poker villa. Young Spaniard Ivan Garcia Garcia triumphed at the poker table and will now be playing for - read more »

Greektown Casino-Hotel Announces All-Time Highs in Both Profit and Revenue for June - 11 July 2009
DETROIT, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Greektown Casino-Hotel posted all-time highs for both profit and revenue in June, announced casino officials today. Projected EBITDAR (Earnings before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, Amortization, and Restructuring Expenses) for June 2009 is expected to be more than three times as high as - read more »

Massive Cash Jackpot Makes Another Random Appearance, Only at Table Mountain Casino!! - 11 July 2009
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Spotlight 29 Casino Wraps Up Summer of Fun With Paul Rodriguez in Concert - 11 July 2009
COACHELLA, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In a two-decade career that includes 30 films and countless TV credits, star of stage and screen Paul Rodriguez has been making people laugh all over the world in two languages. Now Rodriguez stars in a hilarious one man comedy concert to wrap up Spotlight 29 Casino's Summer of - read more »

AGEM Releases June 2009 Gaming Index - 11 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- After three months of significant gains, the AGEM Index remained unchanged at the end of June 2009, posting a value of 90.41. Although individual company performances within the AGEM Index varied, the aggregate Index value ran parallel with broader financial indices. While volatility c - read more »

MegaFX Launches Financial Markets Games - 11 July 2009
LONDON, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- MegaFX - http://www.megafx.com - a new online gaming portal for everyone interested in the financial markets, has launched a suite of financial trading games. MegaFX games are designed to appeal to all in the financial world from novices to professionals. They are free and fun to play.Reg - read more »

$1 Million Lottery Raffle Tickets Sold in Bucks, Lackawanna, Philadelphia, Westmoreland Counties - 11 July 2009
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Lottery retailers in Bucks, Lackawanna, Philadelphia and Westmoreland counties sold the four $1 million top-prize winning tickets from the Lottery's July 4 Millionaire Raffle drawing. Top-prize winning tickets were sold at Acme Market, 808 E. Street Rd., - read more »

777.com Launches New Poker Blog by JesAnne Bouchard - 10 July 2009
GIBRALTAR, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- 777.com, one of the leading online gambling portals, (http://www.777.com ) has launched a new poker blog written by Jes Anne Bouchard, a long time poker player.Bouchard's blog, in which she shares experiences and tips, joins another poker blog that was launched last year, written by po - read more »

The Families Who Earn Their Living at New York's Thoroughbred Breeders' Stables and Farms Will Arrive at the State Capitol to Give Horse Shoes to Albany Leaders in Protest of Inaction Over Aqueduct VLTs - 10 July 2009
NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, July 27th at 12 Noon, a broad and diverse spectrum of New Yorkers who earn their livelihoods by working at the stables and farms of New York thoroughbred breeders will be taking their case directly to Albany to convince them to act on video lottery terminals (VLTs) already a - read more »

32Red Plc. Joins RM Royal Media's Online Rummy Network - 10 July 2009
GIBRALTAR, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- 32Red has launched a new online rummy room on a platform provided by RMRoyal Media, the worlds leading rummy games (http://www.rummyroyal.com/rummy-games.html) network. The RM Royal MediaNetwork now consists of two major brands 32RedRummy.com and RummyRoyal.com. Rummy (http://www.ru - read more »

Thunder Valley Gives Away Over $9 Million in June Cementing its Position as the Jackpot Capital of California - 09 July 2009
LINCOLN, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- June was another incredible month for winners at Thunder Valley Casino where over $9,348,000.00 in 4,300 jackpots were won by patrons, making the daily average win $311,600.00."After giving away over $9 million, we have set an incredibly high bar; it is no coincidence that Thunde - read more »

Gaming Control Board Receives One New Application for a Category 3 Resort Slots License - 09 July 2009
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that one application was filed to meet the Tuesday deadline for a special 90 day period established to uncover additional interest for the remaining Category 3 slots license for an established hotel resort.Wyo Gamin - read more »

New Player Reaps BIG Rewards at Table Mountain Casino! - 09 July 2009
FRIANT, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Guest to Table Mountain Casino was using $20 in Free Bonus Play when JACKPOT LUCK STRUCK! Joy and excitement filled the air as this new Table Mountain Casino Player's Club Member was awarded a Progressive Jackpot of $183,101 on a dollar Joker's Wild slot machine, manufactur - read more »

Rotate Black, Inc. to Trade its Common Stock on the OTC Bulletin Board - 09 July 2009
PETOSKEY, Mich., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rotate Black, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ROBK), a premier development and management company of global resort and casino properties, announces that the Financial Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has approved Rotate Black, Inc. to trade its common stock on the OTC Bulletin Bo - read more »

VODone Launches New Business 'Constant Lottery', With Exclusive Internet Broadcasting for E-Lottery Drawing - 09 July 2009
HONG KONG, July 8 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- VODone Limited ("VODone"or the "Group"; stock code: 0082.HK) is pleased to announce that the lotterychannel (cai.vodone.com) on VODone website (http://www.vodone.com ) receivedwidespread attention from Chinese lottery fans, with a large number ofregistered users sinc - read more »

Red Lion Hotels to Present at the Ninth Annual Oppenheimer Consumer, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference - 09 July 2009
SPOKANE, Wash., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Red Lion Hotels Corporation (NYSE: RLH) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Anthony Dombrowik will be presenting at the Ninth Annual Oppenheimer Consumer, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference on Wednesday, July 15, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. The present - read more »

Marina Bay Sands in Singapore Tops Out Hotel Towers - 08 July 2009
SINGAPORE, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Marina Bay Sands(TM), a subsidiary of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS), announced today that it has topped out the three 55-story hotel towers, a major milestone in a striking and iconic project to bring Singapore a premier integrated resort.The company's senior execu - read more »

University of Cincinnati Study Projects More Than 34,000 Jobs, $11 Billion in Economic Impact Over Five Years From Casino Ballot Issue - 08 July 2009
COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 34,000 new Ohio jobs and $11 billion in economic impact would be generated during construction and the first five years of operations if the ballot issue authorizing casinos in Ohio's four largest cities is approved by voters in November, a new study from the - read more »

PokerTek Hires Raul Bouchot as Director of Sales - 08 July 2009
MATTHEWS, N.C., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PokerTek, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTEK) announced today that Raul Bouchot has joined the company as its Director of Sales. Mr. Bouchot brings over 20 years of international and domestic gaming experience to PokerTek.(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080828/CLTH082LOGO - read more »

Online Qualifiers Underway as European Masters of Poker Hits Barcelona for Biggest Event Yet - 08 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Masters of Poker makes its penultimate stop in Barcelona,Spain from July 29 to August 1, having just completed the Prague leg of thetour which attracted 258* players and generated a prize pool of EUR258,000. Qualification for the EUR1,150 buy-in event, which is expected to - read more »

Boyd Gaming to Report Second Quarter 2009 Results and Host Conference Call and Webcast on August 5 - 08 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) announced today that the conference call to review the Company's second quarter 2009 results will take place on Wednesday, August 5 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern. The conference call number is 888.679.8040 and the passcode is 80231597. Please cal - read more »

Table Mountain Casino Welcomes Melissa Etheridge - 07 July 2009
FRIANT, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Tickets going fast for multi-Grammy and Oscar Award Winning Artist, Melissa Etheridge! Table Mountain Casino is proud to welcome Ms. Etheridge to their Indoor Event Center for a rare and unique Central California appearance. Etheridge, renowned as much for her personalized blend - read more »

JCM Global Provides New 'Stretch' LCD Monitor Solution at Thunder Valley Casino - 07 July 2009
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Michael Bolton returns to Fallsview Casino in October - 07 July 2009
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Boylepoker.com Announces Return of International Poker Open 2009 With Estimated $300,000 Prize Pool - 07 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Boylepoker.com today announces the return of Europe's largest no-limitTexas hold'em poker tournament, the International Poker Open 2009. The $225 +$25 buy-in freezeout again features a capacity of 1,300 players and will runfrom October 16 to 18 at the Regency Hotel, Dublin. This year B - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Chairman and Founder Bernie Goldstein Passes Away - 07 July 2009
ST. LOUIS, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc., today announced that the Company's founder and chairman of the board of directors, Bernard Goldstein, passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2009."Bernie was a true visionary, an entrepreneurial spirit. He will be remembered fondly as a man who stood by h - read more »

888 Launches 888Safe - Keeping Players Safe Online - 07 July 2009
GIBRALTAR, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- 888.com have announced the launch of 888Safe, a site which sets theindustry standard for information about online safety and safe gaming. 888.com online poker (http://www.pacificpoker.com/) and onlinecasino (http://www.888.com/) players can use 888Safe, to learn more aboutsafe depos - read more »

Tipp24.com Customer Wins 1 Million Euros by Matching Just 3 Numbers - 07 July 2009
LONDON, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A 36-year-old man has just won 1 million Euros by matching only threenumbers on his lottery ticket. He placed his bet at Tipp24.com. Tipp24.com customers had an exclusive chance during the special promotion'Match 3 to win a Million' to become a millionaire by matching just 3numbers. - read more »

Pennsylvania Lottery's Millionaire Raffle Drawing Creates Four New Millionaires - 05 July 2009
MIDDLETOWN, Penn., July 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Lottery's Millionaire Raffle has created four new millionaires. The selection of four $1 million raffle ticket numbers and four $100,000 raffle ticket numbers was televised live on the Lottery's drawing show earlier this evening. The four $1 million - read more »

Jeff Lisandro and WSOP Main Event Survivors on the Penultimate Week of The Poker Show - 04 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 3 /PRNewswire/ -- This week The Poker Show goes World Series crazy as the main event getsunderway. Jeff Lisandro will be dropping in to talk about what is arguablythe feat of the Series - his triple-bracelet victory, while presenters JesseMay and Matt Broughton will check in with Neil Channing, Andy Ward, - read more »

Table Mountain Casino is THE Local Jackpot Leader, With $41 Million Dollars in Slot Jackpots Awarded This Year! - 03 July 2009
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PA Lottery's Eighth Millionaire Raffle Drawing Set for July 4 at 6:59 P.M. - 03 July 2009
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 4, the Pennsylvania Lottery's Millionaire Raffle will award 6,000 prizes totaling $5,089,200 - including four $1 million top prizes and four $100,000 prizes. As of noon, 67,766 $20 Millionaire Raffle tickets remained available for sale. Sales of Millionaire R - read more »

Pennsylvania Slots Casino Revenue Climbs Nearly 25% in Fiscal Year - 03 July 2009
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The amount of tax revenue generated through the play of slot machines in fiscal year 2008/09 rose 24.86% over the previous fiscal year, according to figures released today by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. The state fiscal year ended June 30th.In the 2008/09 - read more »

Devilfish.com Launches Revolutionary Online Casino Insurance - 03 July 2009
LONDON, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Devilfish.com today announces the launch of its revolutionary new CasinoInsurance which will see online casino players rewarded with up to EUR150cash back on any non-winning sessions each month. Devilfish Casino Insurance applies to all casino games at Devilfish.comso players can play - read more »

Russian Wins European Masters of Poker Prague - 03 July 2009
DUBLIN, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Vladislav Shuravin from Russia has won the third European Masters ofPoker in Czech capital Prague topping a field of 163 players at the SpearmintCasino at the weekend. After a deal had been done, Shuravin took downEUR39,675 for his victory from a total prize pool of EUR163,000. The fin - read more »

Century Casinos Now Offering New Games, Higher Limits and Longer Opening Hours in Colorado - 03 July 2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Effective today, Century's two Colorado casinos have raised their maximum bet limit to $100 per game (from $5) and have introduced the games of roulette and craps. The casinos will also be allowed to be open 24 hours a day.The Womacks Casino & Hotel in - read more »

Ohio Lottery Sales Jump With New Vendor - 03 July 2009
COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- INTRALOT, the new vendor for the Ohio Lottery went live today with the system conversion involving more than 8,700 terminals in retail locations throughout the state. INTRALOT, with U.S. headquarters based in Duluth, GA, has successfully completed its one-year conversion contract - read more »

Just in Time for Holiday, Spotlight 29 Casino Opens Phase I of Casino Remodel - 02 July 2009
COACHELLA, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time to celebrate the 4th of July weekend, Spotlight 29 Casino is opening Phase I of its casino remodel, which includes several new customer service elements to make visiting Spotlight 29 Casino even easier and more fun.(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/200502 - read more »

Everest Gaming Welcomes Players to the New Imperial Casino Online Experience - 02 July 2009
MONTREAL, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Imperial Casino (http://www.imperialcasino.com) has officially rolledout a new player-focused website that will make the online casino experiencemore satisfying for its players. First and foremost, Imperial Casino looks better than ever. Players willimmediately notice that the inform - read more »

Eric Tom Joins IGT as New EVP of Sales and Marketing for North America - 02 July 2009
LAS VEGAS, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that Eric Tom will be joining the company as its new Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for North America including Canada and Mexico, subject to his obtaining appropriate regulatory approvals.Tom has more - read more »

Rob Ollett to Become Head of Licensing at Bigpoint.com - 02 July 2009
HAMBURG, Germany, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of their international expansion, Bigpoint.com(http://www.bigpoint.com), the leading provider of browser-based online gamesand one of the top 3 gaming portals worldwide, is expanding its managementteam. With Rob Ollett, the Hamburg-based company has hired an expert withi - read more »