December 2010 News Article Archive

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Empire Resorts Announces Plans for Rights Offering to - 31 December 2010
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: NYNY) (the “Company” or “Empire Resorts”) today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) for a rights offering to existin - read more »

New Year, New Promotions, New Entertainment for Spotlight 29 Casino - 31 December 2010
COACHELLA, Calif., Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A buzz of exciting activity signals the start of a new year at Spotlight 29 Casino in January. Hit Las Vegas production, Paul Casey's ELVIS the Musical - American Trilogy Show, will be at Spotlight 29 Casino on Saturday, January 8th, 2011. ELVIS the Musical-American - read more »

Beckham 8/1 for 2011 Premier League Return - 31 December 2010
MANCHESTER, England, December 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- David Beckham is 8/1 with Betfred to play in the English Premier League during 2011 after reportedly being chased as a loan signing by six top-flight clubs. Betfred spokesman Jon Wilde said: "Beckham may well be in demand from a host of English teams, but w - read more »

International Game Technology Hosts First Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Conference Call and Webcast on Thursday, Jan. 20 - 31 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) will host a conference call regarding its First Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 earnings release on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. PST. The access numbers are as follows: Domestic callers dial 888-843-9209, - read more »

Research and Markets: US Gambling Operations Report: 500 Casinos, 400 Indian Casinos and Bingo Halls and Lotteries with Combined Annual Revenue of around $80 - 26 December 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/488cbb/gambling_operation) has announced the addition of the "Gambling Operations " report to their offering. The US gambling, or gaming, industry consists of about 500 casinos, about 400 Indian ca - read more »

Grand Prive Launches First Prequel Video - 26 December 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Grand Prive Group of casinos has announced the launch of Alpha Squad Origins: Captain Shockwave Video Slot. The new game is the precursor to the group’s most popular title to date - Alpha Squad - and details the life of the super hero leader, Captain Shockwave. The video slot feature - read more »

The Bicycle Casino Brings Much Needed Holiday Cheer to its Community's Children with its Annual Christmas Celebration - 24 December 2010
BELL GARDENS, Calif., Dec. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bicycle Casino once again celebrated the season of giving with a little help from its 1600 employees and several local charitable organizations, along with a wink from Santa Claus himself. Honoring a long standing commitment to the Bell Gardens community, this l - read more »

888poker Ambassador Leo Margets Wins Full Tilt Poker Masters Series in Spain - 24 December 2010
GIBRALTAR, December 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Leo Margets, 888poker (http://www.888poker.com/) ambassador and the last woman standing in the 2009 World Series of Poker, last weekend won first place in the Full Tilt Poker Masters Series at the Grand Casino in Costa Brava, Barcelona. To win the EUR100,000 first pr - read more »

Table Trac, Inc. Elects Two New Members to the Board of Directors, Names Michael Connolly as Chairman of the Board - 24 December 2010
MINNETONKA, Minn., Dec. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Table Trac, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TBTC), a developer and provider of casino information and management systems that automate and monitor the operations of casinos, today announced the election of Michael I. Connolly and Steve Browne to the Company's Board - read more »

Cleveland, Cincinnati Casinos to be Managed By Caesars Entertainment - 24 December 2010
CLEVELAND and LAS VEGAS, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Rock Gaming LLC, and Caesars Entertainment Corporation announced today that they have formed a joint venture to develop and operate casinos in downtown Cleveland and downtown Cincinnati. The new joint venture, Rock Ohio Caesars LLC, is majority owned by Rock Gami - read more »

Global Pari-Mutuel Services, Inc. Completes Acquisition of BERMASE LLC - 24 December 2010
NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Pari-Mutuel Services, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GPRM) (the "Company"), a pari-mutuel gaming and wagering services provider, announced today the closing of a consolidation with BERMASE LLC, a private investment company. BERMASE is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of the C - read more »

Caesars Entertainment's The Seven Stars Cookbook - Recipes from World-Class Casinos Named Best Corporate Cookbook in the USA by Gourmand International - 24 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment Corporation today announced that its best-selling cookbook, The Seven Stars Cookbook - Recipes from World-Class Casinos (Chronicle Books, 2010), has been awarded the "Best Corporate Cookbook in the USA" by Gourmand International. The Seven Stars Cookbook - read more »

Christmas Giveaway Promotions at Casino.com - 24 December 2010
GIBRALTAR, December 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Christmas is around the corner and it seems everywhere you go 'tis the season to be jolly. Whether you are in the mall, Facebook or surfing online, Christmas decorations are in every window everywhere you look. All though Christmas is usually about giving, when you get onl - read more »

CasinoRewards.com: $10,000,000 Given Away! - 24 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, December 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Online casino giant CasinoRewards.com has hit its target of giving away a colossal $10 million in one of the biggest online promotions ever. November 2010 saw the launch of the CasinoRewards.com $10 million Giveaway to celebrate 10 years as the Internet's most popula - read more »

Scientific Games Awarded Contract in the Netherlands - 24 December 2010
NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) today announced that the Company has been awarded a contract to supply instant tickets and cooperative services to Dutch lottery operator, De Lotto. The contract, which is anticipated to begin in April 2011, has an initial t - read more »

MotorCity Casino Hotel Pastry Chef Helps Coach National Culinary Team to Gold Medals in Luxembourg - 24 December 2010
DETROIT, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MotorCity Casino Hotel's pastry chef and the national culinary team, return from international competition as winners. Patricia Nash, pastry chef for the casino hotel complex, was one of the coaches for the ACF National Team USA at the World Cup Competition. Twenty-five nationa - read more »

11Rush iPhone App Hits the Store - Free Download - 24 December 2010
NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 11Rush.com's iPhone application has just hit the Apple App Store and the on-the-go fantasy football app is available for free. 11Rush.com is a weekly fantasy football platform dedicated to for-money games, and is owned and operated by Footbo Ltd, the global leader and provider - read more »

Christmas Giveaway Promotions at MansionCasino.com - 24 December 2010
GIBRALTAR, December 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Christmas is around the corner and it seems everywhere you go 'tis the season to be jolly. Whether you are in the mall, Facebook or surfing online, Christmas decorations are in every window everywhere you look. All though Christmas is usually about giving, when you get onl - read more »

American Wagering Moves Full Steam Ahead Gaining Approval for BlackBerry Betting and Submitting Android - 24 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- American Wagering, Inc.: (OTC Bulletin Board: BETM), a leading sports wagering service and technology provider, announced today that the Nevada Gaming Control Board approved the LEROY'S® APP© after successful completion of its field trial. The Nevada Gaming Control Board - read more »

International Game Technology Announces Date of 2011 Annual Meeting - 24 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that its 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, Mar. 1, 2011, at 7:30 a.m. PST. The meeting will be held in the Condesa 9 meeting room at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, 3708 Las Vegas Bo - read more »

Playtech Signs Italian Casino Agreement With Mobile Entertainment Leaders Buongiorno for Their eGaming Brand WINGA - 24 December 2010
LONDON and MILAN, December 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Playtech, (AIM: PTEC) the international designer, developer and licensor of software for the online, mobile, TV and land-based gaming industry, is pleased to announce an agreement to provide Italian operator Buongiorno with its online casino platform. (Logo: - read more »

Galaxy Entertainment Group Announces Successful Closing of Upsized RMB Bond Issuance - 24 December 2010
HONG KONG, Dec. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Galaxy Entertainment Group Limited ("GEG" or "the Group") (HKEx stock code: 27), one of the fastest growing entertainment companies in the world, today announced the successful closing of the fixed rate senior unsecured bond issuance in an aggregate principal amo - read more »

AP is the Real McCoy - 24 December 2010
MANCHESTER, England, December 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Sports Personality of the Year award winner Tony McCoy is now a peoples' champion according to bookmaker Fred Done. Tony McCoy has been the champion jockey 15 times and becomes the first jockey to win the BBC award. McCoy this year won the Grand Nationa - read more »

Free Casino Chips from Leading Casinos for the Holidays - 19 December 2010
Isle of Man, December 18, 2010 --(PR.com)-- No Deposit Forum, a leading online casino resource are exclusively giving away a total of $1000 value on free casino chips as a contest for the holiday season.The online casinos sponsoring this great holiday event are ensuring that players don’t have to give up their f - read more »

Foundation Gaming Group Announces the Successful Completion of its Management and Advisory Role at Harlow’s Casino - 18 December 2010
GULFPORT, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Foundation Gaming Group today announced the successful completion of its management engagement at the Harlow’s Casino Resort with the acquisition of the property by Churchill Downs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHDN). Foundation Gaming Group has been managing Harlow - read more »

PA Lottery's Millionaire Raffle Tickets Selling Briskly; Fewer than Half Remain for Jan. 1 Drawing - 18 December 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than half of the Pennsylvania Lottery's Millionaire Raffle tickets have been sold for the Jan. 1 drawing, and fewer than 250,000 tickets remained as of 8 a.m. on Dec. 17. The raffle-style game offers 6,000 cash prizes totaling more than $5 million. Sales - read more »

Table Game Revenue Figures for November Released by PA Gaming Control Board - 18 December 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today posted on its web site the revenue figures for November table games play at the ten operating casinos. Table games produced $38,520,402 gross revenue in November resulting in$6,163,264 in tax revenue after applying - read more »

Spread Betting for the Bigger Picture - 18 December 2010
LONDON, December 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- When you are financial spread betting, it can be easy to focus purely on the spread bet in hand. Whilst this is clearly important, it is equally vital to pay attention to what is going on elsewhere on the trading platform and even beyond it. Here, spread betting provider City - read more »

Agriculture Secretary Says Slots Gaming Rejuvenating PA Horse Racing Industry, Creating Jobs - 18 December 2010
Act 71 Boosted Annual Value of Equine Industry by $3.4 Billion, Created More Than 44,000 Equine-Related Jobs HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's racing industry has benefited from the Race Horse Development and Gaming Act, Agriculture Secretary Russell C. Redding said yesterday, c - read more »

POKERSTARS CARIBBEAN ADVENTURE MAIN EVENT FINAL TABLE ON ESPN - 18 December 2010
TORONTO, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ - ESPN and PokerStars.net, the world's largest poker site, will have unedited coverage of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) final table on Saturday, January 15, 2011, with the players' hole cards revealed! Coverage will be streamed live in HD (with a one-hour delay) beginning a - read more »

Arsenal 11/4 for Barcelona Revenge - 18 December 2010
MANCHESTER, England, December 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Arsenal are 11/4 with Betfred to take revenge on Champions League favourites Barcelona by knocking their conquerors of last season out of the competition when they meet again in the last 16. The Gunners were beaten 6-3 on aggregate in the 2009-10 quarter-fi - read more »

USA Casino Bonus Online Integrated More Casino Bonuses for US Players Again - 18 December 2010
Isle of Man, December 17, 2010 --(PR.com)-- To help US players simply enjoy their online casino experience, USA Casino Bonus has released more casino bonuses focus targeted to USA players offering a complete directory of the best online casino promotions.With the current online gambling laws, those who enjoy online ga - read more »

Penn National Gaming Releases Project Details for Hollywood Casino, - 17 December 2010
WYOMISSING, Pa. & BATON ROUGE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Officials from Penn National Gaming, Inc. revealed details of their proposed casino to Louisiana’s Gaming Control Board today in Baton Rouge. In addition to a first class gaming vessel to be located along the Harvey Canal in Jefferson - read more »

Third Johnny Rockets Rolls Onto the Las Vegas Strip - 17 December 2010
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Home of the Original Hamburger debuted its all-American fare at a new casino location on Nov. 23 in the Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel & Casino's food court. A grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony took place on Dec. 10 with guest of honor Holly Madison, spokes model C - read more »

PA Gaming Control Board Approves $47,000 Fine for Underage Patron Violations - 17 December 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today fined Downs Racing. L.P., operator of Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, a total of $47,000 for three occurrences where persons under the age of 21 played slot machines. The civil penalty was unanimously approved by the Bo - read more »

Three Individuals Placed on Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board's Casino Exclusion List - 17 December 2010
Alleged criminal acts lead to ban from entering Pennsylvania casinos HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today placed three individuals on its involuntary Casino Exclusion List, an action that prohibits these individuals from entering or patronizing any casi - read more »

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Announces the Sale of Harlow's Casino Resort & Hotel Producing a 29% IRR and 2.3x Cash-on-Cash Return - 17 December 2010
LOS ANGELES, Dec 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (LLCP) announced today the closing of the sale of Harlow's Casino Resort & Hotel to Churchill Downs Incorporated ("CDI"), (Nasdaq: CHDN) for approximately $138 million. This structured equity investment was completed out of Levine Leicht - read more »

Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway to Add Video Electronic Roulette Thursday, December 16 - 17 December 2010
YONKERS, N.Y., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway, already featuring 5,300 slot machines, continues to enhance the gaming experience for its players, with the addition of Electronic Roulette video gaming machines, it was announced by casino President Timothy J. Rooney. Empire City is - read more »

Tropicana Las Vegas Named One of the City's Top 10 Hotels According to Travelscream.com - 17 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelscream.com recently named Tropicana Las Vegas one of its Top 10 Las Vegas Hotels for 2010. Travelscream analyzed multiple criteria, including popularity in the Travelscream travel deals network, the most current consumer reviews, recent transformations, location, level o - read more »

DEQ launches the Replay Bet for Craps - 17 December 2010
LEVIS, QC, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ - DEQ Systems Corp. ("DEQ" or the "Company") (TSXV: DEQ), a leading provider of table game bonusing, jackpot and loyalty solutions, is proud to announce the launch of the Replay Bet((TM)), a new side wager for the game of Craps. The Replay Bet is a variation of the conventional g - read more »

11Rush Android App Hits the Android Market - 17 December 2010
NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 11Rush.com, the ultimate weekly fantasy football game, has released its highly-anticipated Android application, unleashing a new wave of on-the-go fantasy football game-play. 11Rush.com is a weekly fantasy football platform dedicated to for-money games, and is owned and operate - read more »

Team Full Tilt's Gus Hansen Wins FullTiltPoker.com Poker Million IX - 17 December 2010
DUBLIN, December 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Full Tilt's Gus Hansen finished off the year in style with victory at the FullTiltPoker.com Poker Million IX. The Danish poker star won the winner-take-all first prize of $1 million in a live Sky Sports HD broadcast last Friday. Poker Million IX was played out over - read more »

PA Lottery Director Urges Lawmakers to Oppose Legalization of Internet Poker - 16 December 2010
Bill Could Diminish Profits that Fund Vital Services for Older Pennsylvanians MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Federal legislation to legalize Internet poker could decimate Pennsylvania Lottery sales, cut net profits that fund vital services for older adults and harm Lottery's 8,700 business - read more »

The Casino du Lac-Leamy bets on new composting program - 16 December 2010
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Auditor General Jack Wagner's Audit Finds Gaming Control Board's Awarding of Contracts Violated the Sunshine Act - 16 December 2010
Says $7 million in contracts were awarded without public vote HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board failed to adhere to state procurement procedures and failed to comply with the Sunshine Act in the awarding of $7 mi - read more »

Vikki Carr Rings in the New Year With Spectacular Show at Spotlight 29 Casino - 16 December 2010
COACHELLA, Calif., Dec. 15, 2010/PRNewswire/ -- Classic pop star of the 60s, Vikki Carr, will hit the stage with the Pat Rizzo Orchestra for a spectacular New Year's Eve concert Friday, December 31st at 8 pm at the Spotlight 29 Casino. Tickets are $55, $65, and $75 each. For tickets, visit www.Spotlight29.com or c - read more »

Steak 'n Shake to Open First Las Vegas Franchise at South Point - 16 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa in Las Vegas will open the first Steak 'n Shake restaurant west of Texas on Thursday, December 16th at 11:00 am. The opening of this new Las Vegas dining establishment will feature a celebratory ribbon cutting by Sardar Biglari, Chairman an - read more »

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Opens Tonight, 8 p.m. Pacific Time - 16 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, December 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Located at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas officially opens its doors to the public for the first time tonight at 8 p.m. Pacific Time (4 a.m. GMT). The evening's festivities will include a first-look party for invited guests, followed by the - read more »

Diamondhead Casino Corporation Enters Into Letter of Intent - 16 December 2010
LARGO, Fla., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamondhead Casino Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: DHCC) (the "Company") announced that on December 10, 2010, it had entered into a Letter of Intent "LOI") with Phoenix Gaming and Entertainment, LLC. DHCC owns, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Mississippi Gaming Corpo - read more »

IGT Brings Server-Based Technology to the Cannery Casino and Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev. - 16 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the major games that players love and the systems that improve the player experience, has signed an agreement with the Cannery Casino and Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev., to install IGT's industry-leading server-b - read more »

Hotel Casinos Directory Has Made Its Entry Into the Online Casino World - 16 December 2010
London, United Kingdom, December 15, 2010 --(PR.com)-- In a bid to deliver gamers a wholesome gaming experience through wide array of casino games and offers, Hotel Casinos Directory has decided to unveil itself in all new avatars. The comprehensive online gambling portal apart from offering visitors reliable informat - read more »

Managing Your Spread Betting Away From the Trading Platform - 15 December 2010
LONDON, December 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial spread betting should never come before anything else in your life - and, whoever you are, it is not always possible to be in front of the trading platform when there is a decision to be made. Cutting your losses and letting your profits run is a wonderful idea in t - read more »

Win a Free Seat to Aussie Millions with Full Tilt Poker - 15 December 2010
DUBLIN, December 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Tilt Poker, the world's best poker room, is offering players the opportunity to win their seats at the 2011 Aussie Millions Main Event for free. The Southern Hemisphere's richest and most prestigious poker tournament will be held at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, w - read more »

Bodog Opens 2nd London Office & Recruitment Booth at ICE - 15 December 2010
LONDON, December 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bodog Europe, the European licensee of the world's largest betting brand*, opened their new offices in Oxford Circus in July but with a relentless recruitment drive fuelled by prolific business growth they have opened another larger one round the corner on Regents Street. - read more »

Betfred.com Launches TV Campaign - 15 December 2010
MANCHESTER, England, December 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Online bookmaker Betfred.com has recently started a substantial TV advertising campaign. The campaign began on December 4th and will initially run throughout December and January on Sky Sports and ESPN, with the possibility of extending the run into the spring. - read more »

Online Casinos Offer No Deposit Bonuses for the Holidays - 15 December 2010
Isle of Man, December 14, 2010 --(PR.com)-- With the busy holiday season here, people have a lot on their plates so many online casinos are choosing to give their players a special gift in honor of this celebratory time of year. According to no-deposit-required-casinos.com, many online casinos are offering no deposit - read more »

Research and Markets: India Mobile Gaming - 14 December 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/af3f39/india_mobile_gamin) has announced the addition of the "India Mobile Gaming Analysis" report to their offering. India, with around 584 Million mobile subscribers (FY 2010) represents one of t - read more »

PokerTek Installs Eight Tables at Ho-Chunk Gaming in Madison, - 14 December 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) today announced that it has installed eight PokerPro® tables at Ho-Chunk Gaming in Madison, Wisconsin. The property now features Madison’s only full-service poker room in a newly constructed, state-of-the-art setting. Also - read more »

Micro Analytical Systems, Inc. Launches Safe Harbor, a Comprehensive, Real-Time Seafood Certification Process in Las Vegas - 13 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The BP oil spill, tainted seafood imports, elevated mercury levels and limited government oversight are significant concerns on the growing list of threats to seafood safety. These threats represent an unprecedented challenge to the American seafood industry. In response, Micr - read more »

A Month of Massive Wins on Playtech's iPoker Network: Three Players on iPoker's Jackpot Tournaments Scoop Over $100,000 in Prize Money - 13 December 2010
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, December 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Playtech's iPoker network, the largest B2B network in the world, has given away over $100,000 to its latest three jackpot winners, in less than a month. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090929/360954 ) The Rio Jackpot Sit 'n Go Tournam - read more »

Casino at Ocean Downs Grand Opening Scheduled for January 4, - 12 December 2010
BERLIN, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As of January 4, 2011, the games are on at The Casino at Ocean Downs! That Tuesday, Governor Martin O’Malley and several state and local dignitaries will participate in a “ribbon-cutting ceremony” to help inaugurate the $45 million gaming facility in - read more »

WMS Industries’ Chairman and CEO Reports to Annual Meeting Attendees That Company is Well Positioned to Extend Its Track Record of Profitable - 12 December 2010
WAUKEGAN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At today’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders held in Chicago, WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE: WMS) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Brian R. Gamache, reported to attendees that WMS is well positioned to extend its track record of profitable growth. At the meeti - read more »

CCAGW Expresses Outrage over Harry’s Handout to - 12 December 2010
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW) today reacted with disgust to reports regarding a surreptitious move by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) to legalize online gambling for just poker. The attempt is an abuse of the legislative process - read more »

UNITE HERE Gaming Research Issues New Research Note on Revel Entertainment’s Atlantic City Casino - 12 December 2010
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UNITE HERE Gaming Research today issued a new research note for investors contemplating Revel Entertainment’s proposed $1.3 billion high-yield debt offering. The note discusses the potential impact on Revel of a recently passed law that would lower the - read more »

Casino City’s Internet Gambling Report Just Released with the Latest Online Gaming Legal Developments around the - 12 December 2010
NEWTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Casino City Press today announced the release of the 710-page 12th edition of Casino City’s Internet Gambling Report. Subtitled “An Evolving Conflict between Technology and Law,” the Report offers a thorough review of the legal, sociopolitical - read more »

Research and Markets: U.S. Electronic Gaming Products Industry Report 2010 - This Industry Generates a Combined Annual Revenue of About $7 - 12 December 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/e4ec01/electronic_gaming) has announced the addition of the "Electronic Gaming Products" report to their offering. The US electronic gaming products manufacturing industry includes a small number o - read more »

When Spread Betting Met The iPhone - City Index - 12 December 2010
LONDON, December 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- It was just over a year ago that financial spread betting provider City Index (http://www.cityindex.co.uk) launched the first live spread betting and CFD trading (http://www.cityindex.co.uk/cfd-trading/) iPhone(TM) app. Since then, the company has been named 'Best Mobile Trad - read more »

Red Flush Casino Spreads Holiday Merriment with 4 New Games - 12 December 2010
Johannesburg, South Africa, December 11, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Red Flush Casino, an online casino that was voted as the “Best New Online Casino for 2008” by CasinoMeister, announced today that the casino has launched four new games in time for the festive season. The new games have already become available to - read more »

Commonwealth Court Hands Treasurer McCord Huge Win Against Gaming Board - 11 December 2010
Treasurer has the right to attend executive sessions HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a unanimous ruling, the Commonwealth Court today handed Treasurer Rob McCord an important victory in his lawsuit against the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. The Court, overruling the Gaming Board's p - read more »

American Idol® MultiPLAY(TM) Video Slots Rock MGM Resorts International(TM) Properties as Part of 30-Day Exclusive Partnership With IGT - 11 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology's (NYSE: IGT) star-studded American Idol® MultiPLAY(TM) video slots have arrived at MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) properties as part of a 30-day exclusive partnership between the two companies. The MGM Resorts and IGT duo gives MGM Re - read more »

Busy Holiday Season Ahead at Spotlight 29 Casino - 10 December 2010
COACHELLA, Calif., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 'Tis the season of cash giveaways, prizes and exciting shows at Spotlight 29 Casino! The Spotlight 29 Showroom starts the month off with a concert by The Black Crowes on December 8th. Larger than life comedian, Ralphie May, is set to perform on December 18th and a spec - read more »

LexJet Helps Local Schools and Their Families With Computer Equipment - 10 December 2010
SARASOTA, Fla., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- LexJet, a nationwide manufacturer and distributor of inkjet printing systems, recently donated computer equipment to the Texcellence Program, a nationally-recognized computer donation program that will donate its 4,000th gently-used reconditioned system to Sarasota County - read more »

Cash 5 Lottery Ticket Worth More Than $1.1 Million Sold in Allegheny County - 10 December 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One winning Cash 5 ticket worth more than $1.1 million from the Dec. 7 drawing was sold at All Star Express, 200 Market Place Dr., Oakdale, Allegheny County. The ticket correctly matched all five numbers drawn, 05-16-33-38-42, for a top prize worth $1,166,868, - read more »

Start Time Changed for December 16th Gaming Control Board Meeting - 10 December 2010
Agenda will not include vote on Category 3 license HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 9, 2010/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced today that the start time for its meeting on Thursday, December 16, 2010 will be 9:00 a.m. rather than the previously announced 10:00 a.m. start. The meeting venue - read more »

Freebetshere.com Adds X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing to its List of Free Bets Offers - 10 December 2010
LONDON, December 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Popular free bets (http://www.free-bets.co.uk/) directory Freebetshere.com, has recently launched X Factor, BBC Sports Personality of the Year and Strictly Come Dancing free bets offers to run alongside the more traditional bookmaker offers of football and horse racing. - read more »

San Francisco Bay Raffle Launches Unique Fundraising Model Delivering Joy to Multiple Charities - 09 December 2010
TIBURON, Calif., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco Greater Bay Area Dream Home Raffle (SF Bay Raffle - www.sfbayraffle.com), a charity fundraising campaign of the non-profit Grants For Good Foundation (GFGF), has helped thousands of at-risk youth, the very elderly and homeless kids and adults by bringing - read more »

Seneca Hickory Stick Golf Course Ranked Among Nation's Best - 09 December 2010
LEWISTON, N.Y., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Just weeks after completing its inaugural season of play, Seneca Hickory Stick Golf Course is already earning national recognition. The Robert Trent Jones II-designed par-72 championship layout was listed at number six on the list of Best New Courses in America by GOLF - read more »

Mega Millions® Ticket Worth $1 Million Sold in Philadelphia - 09 December 2010
Jackpot for Dec. 10 Drawing Grows to $88 Million MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One winning Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million from the Dec. 7 drawing was sold at A & W Pharmacy, 2623 E. Westmoreland St., Philadelphia. The winning ticket correctly matched all five white balls, 04-38-4 - read more »

Aristocrat Extends Agreement With FutureLogic as Preferred Global Technology Partner for Current and Future Gaming Systems - 09 December 2010
GLENDALE, Calif., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- FutureLogic, Inc., one of the world's leading providers of printing and couponing solutions, announced today that it has extended its agreement with Aristocrat Leisure Limited, to remain their global technology partner, a decision based on FutureLogic's ongoing innovatio - read more »

DJ Loczi Premieres 'Electric Dream' at Legendary Studio 54 in Las Vegas, New Year's Eve - 09 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This New Year's Eve, DJ Loczi, one of the nation's top DJs and nightlife producers, invites partygoers to experience a fantastic auditory and visual experience, "Electric Dream," at legendary Studio 54 at MGM Grand. Produced and orchestrated by DJ Loczi, Electric Dream will play - read more »

Agilysys Wins Prestigious G&L Technology Impact Award - 09 December 2010
CLEVELAND, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS) a leading provider of innovative information technology and hospitality software solutions, has received the prestigious Platinum G&L Technology Impact Award for its LMS+ property management solution. The award, given by Gaming & Leisure ma - read more »

Global Pari-Mutuel Services, Inc. Enters into Consolidation Agreement with BERMASE LLC - 09 December 2010
CHANDLER, Ariz., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Pari-Mutuel Services, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GPRM) (the "Company"), a pari-mutuel gaming and wagering services provider, announced today that it signed a consolidation agreement with the members of BERMASE LLC, a private investment company pursuant to which B - read more »

Research and Markets: Slot Machine Revolution - Opportunities and Issues as Casinos Struggle to become - 08 December 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3743fa/slot_machine_revol) has announced the addition of the "Slot Machine Revolution - Opportunities and Issues as Casinos Struggle to become Networked" report to their offering. If you are in the - read more »

Cherokee Nation Entertainment Hires Red Square - 08 December 2010
MOBILE, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cherokee Nation Entertainment (CNE) has named Red Square Agency as its agency of record. Headquartered in Catoosa, Okla., CNE is the gaming and hospitality arm of the Cherokee Nation. CNE owns and operates Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa, seven Cherokee - read more »

GameOn Marketing Launches Social Media - 08 December 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GameOn Marketing Limited, the igaming industry’s leading provider of outsourced marketing, PR and VIP hospitality has launched its own Social Media division and appointed Simon Powell as Head of Social Media. Winner of this year’s eGR “Marketing P - read more »

Foxwoods Resort Casino and Madison Square Garden Extend and Expand Marketing - 08 December 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Foxwoods Resort Casino, the premier resort casino destination on the East Coast, and Madison Square Garden announced today that they have extended and expanded their marketing partnership. The new agreement is highlighted by the innovative new “Foxwoods - read more »

Spanish Research on Gambling Spending Habits - 08 December 2010
GIBRALTAR, December 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at the institute for Policy and Governance have conducted a study which reveals that online gamblers spend more money at online casinos than they do at inland based casinos. Many studies weighing the pro and cons of online vs. land based casinos have been - read more »

Cumberland County Woman Wins $60,000 from PA Lottery Instant Game - 08 December 2010
ENOLA, Pa., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mary Kanish-Thornton, of Camp Hill, Cumberland County, won $60,000 from the Pennsylvania Lottery's instant game, Diamond Mine. District Lottery Representative Frank Fiorilla today presented a ceremonial check to Kanish-Thornton at the Uni-Mart on Wertzville Road in - read more »

U.S. Gaming Revenues Will Increase to Over $68 Billion in 2014 With Recovery Expected in Late 2011, According to PwC - 07 December 2010
NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Improved economic conditions are expected to trigger a recovery in U.S. gaming revenues in late 2011, although 2007 gaming revenue levels will not return until 2012. According to PwC's Playing to win: The outlook for the global casino and online gaming market to 2014, total U.S. - read more »

Fernwood Hotel and Resort Casino Will Produce the Most Revenue, Jobs and Taxes for Pennsylvania - 07 December 2010
BUSHKILL, Pa., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Fernwood Hotel and Resort in the Pocono Mountains recently appeared before the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to present its case for a Category 3 Resort Gaming License. Spokesperson for Fernwood Hotel and Resort, Gina Bertucci, said, "With the expertise of our operator - read more »

Betfred Extend Wembley Deal - 07 December 2010
MANCHESTER, England, December 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Independent bookmaker Betfred are delighted to announce they have extended their deal as the Official Betting Supplier to Wembley Stadium for a further four years until 2014. Betfred will continue operating betting kiosks at the stadium including all FA Cup - read more »

8 Fun Facts About Spain's El Gordo Lottery - 07 December 2010
AMSTERDAM, December 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Spain's El Gordo is arguably the most famous lottery game in the world, thanks to its estimated EUR2.3 billion in prizes available to be won. One of the most lucrative European lotteries, El Gordo takes place on December 22 each year. Aside from the incredible amount of mon - read more »

WiredSaftey.org and, Internet Privacy and Security Expert, Parry Aftab Support Licensing and Regulation of Online - 04 December 2010
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Parry Aftab, Executive Director of WiredSafety.org, the world’s largest online safety and education group, today released the following statement in response to news reports regarding a new bill that would license and regulate online poker. Existence of the bill - read more »

$62,077 Mega Bad Beat Jackpot Hits at Delaware - 04 December 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The fourth Mega Bad Beat Jackpot in just three months was awarded early yesterday morning at the Casino at Delaware Park. One player received $27,924 for losing Texas Hold'em with quad 10's, while the winner of the hand walked away with $15,519. Twenty-two patr - read more »

BETTINGs.ch Gaming Supplier Announces New Version Release of Popular Sportsbook Software - 04 December 2010
Fribourg, Switzerland, December 01, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Top-ranked gaming supplier BETTINGs.ch released the latest version of their line of sportsbook software, the company announced today.“We are very proud of this newest version,” said Karl Serber, company spokesman. “Our designers and engineers have - read more »

Casino La Vida Launches Brand New Tournament - 04 December 2010
Johannesburg, South Africa, December 01, 2010 --(PR.com)-- The online casino industry is fraught with heavy competition, according to the Casino La Vida Marketing team members, and it apparently takes some serious skill and experience to make it in the business: “The industry is competitive, and every online cas - read more »

Red Flush player wins Mega Moolah Progressive Jackpot - 04 December 2010
Johannesburg, South Africa, December 01, 2010 --(PR.com)-- The evening of the 26th of November 2010 proved to be a brilliant moment for one particular Red Flush player: Mr A.M. While keeping entertained with Red Flush online casino, Mr A.M struck the big time on the Mega Moolah progressive jackpot game, and walked awa - read more »

Caballo Press Author Thomas Foley to Visit Ireland - 04 December 2010
Nenagh, Ireland, December 03, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Caballo Press of Ann Arbor author, as well as professional flat and jump jockey Thomas Foley, will be visiting Ireland from December 13 to January 7. He will be in the country promoting his recently released book, The Simple Game: An Irish Jockey’s Memoir and his r - read more »

Research and Markets: Betting & Gaming Market Report - 03 December 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/a056e5/betting_gaming_m) has announced the addition of the "Betting & Gaming Market Report 2010" report to their offering. The UK betting and gaming industry has a substantial turnover, but net - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Rolling Chip Turnover for November - 03 December 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced unaudited Rolling Chip Turnover (as defined below) for the month of Novembe - read more »

Delaware Park Donates 5,770 Pounds of Food to the Food Bank of - 03 December 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- From November 7 to 11 and November 14 to 18, the Casino at Delaware Park conducted a food drive to benefit the Food Bank of Delaware. The Casino’s guests graciously donated nearly three tons of food to support the Food Bank. The Casino at Delaware - read more »

DataArt Develops GeoSweep, “The Unlottery” Gaming App for Roboreus - 03 December 2010
LONDON & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DataArt, a high-end software development company with headquarters in New York and R&D centers in Eastern Europe, today announced that it has completed development of GeoSweep.com online game for London-based Roboreus Ltd. GeoSweep - read more »

Poker Pro Europe Magazine Expands UK Distribution with New WHSmith - 03 December 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Poker Pro Europe magazine (pokerproeurope.co.uk) has taken its distribution to the next level, securing promotions for 2011 in all WHSmith stores and increasing its presence all over the UK. “In our effort to expand distribution and readership going into 2011, we - read more »

Viejas Casino Spreads Holiday Cheer with a Chance to Win a Million Dollars in - 03 December 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, Southern California’s premier gaming and entertainment destination, is giving every guest a chance to be a “Merry Millionaire” this holiday season, with a chance to win a million dollars and more in December! Members of Viejas Ca - read more »

Sedo to Exclusively Broker Sale of - 03 December 2010
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sedo, the online domain specialist, today announces that gambling.com will be listed exclusively for sale at Sedo. Gambling.com comprises the top ranking keyword for gambling related searches in Google. Sedo will broker the sale on behalf of the current o - read more »

Bally Technologies Announces Appointment of Randy Hedrick as Vice President of - 03 December 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, announced today that respected gaming-industry executive Randy Hedrick will join the Company in Dec - read more »

Two Powerball® Tickets Worth $200,000 Sold in Allegheny County - 02 December 2010
Jackpot-Winning Ticket Sold in Arizona; Jackpot Resets to $20 Million MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two winning Powerball tickets worth $200,000 from the Dec. 1 drawing were sold in Allegheny County, one at Puff Discount Tobacco, 234 Yost Blvd., Pittsburgh, and another at 7-Eleven, 818 Duqu - read more »

American Wagering, Inc. Appoints John English as Its Senior Vice President of Business Development and Public Affairs - 02 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Wagering, Inc. (AWI): (OTC Bulletin Board: BETM), a leading sports wagering service and technology provider, appointed John English as Senior Vice President of Business Development and Public Affairs on November 11, 2010. Mr. English will be responsible for - read more »

Pennsylvania Slots Casino Revenues Increase More Than 8% in November - 02 December 2010
Month sees more than $98 million in tax revenues returned to Commonwealth HARRISBURG, Pa.,Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The amount of gross revenues generated in November 2010 through the play of slot machines at Commonwealth casinos rose 8.37% over the previous year, according to figures released today by - read more »

Bonuses Every Day Until Christmas With Euro Partners Casinos' Advent Calendar Promotions - 02 December 2010
LONDON, December 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Euro Partners casinos Titan Casino, Europa Casino and Casino Tropez are each celebrating the 2010 holiday season with a special Advent calendar Christmas promotion ( http://www.europacasino.com/christmas_casino_bonuses.html). From December 1st through Christmas Day (Dece - read more »

Titan Poker's All-In Winter Offers Something for Every Poker Player - 02 December 2010
LONDON, December 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- During the months of December and January, Titanpoker.com, the leading poker room in Europe, is offering $220,000 in total prizes in a unique promotion that will appeal to all poker players. Titan Poker is staging its All-In Winter Poker Promotion ( http://www.titanpoker - read more »

InterCasino Launches New Slot Games - 02 December 2010
LONDON, December 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- InterCasino (http://www.intercasino.co.uk/) has launched three new games to add to its already impressive selection - from a delicious sushi-themed game to a micro Atlantic City Blackjack, there will be something for everyone. Food lovers will be fans of Sushi Express ( - read more »

Titan Bet Brings Special Bets Section to its Sportsbook - 02 December 2010
LONDON, December 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Bet has recently introduced a new Special Bets section offering a wide variety of topical bets for sports betting (http://www.titanbet.com/) fans. Among these Special Bets are Enhanced Multiples which are multiple selections with amplified odds. Each bet is designed t - read more »

TitanPoker.com Will Send Delegation of Poker Players to Irish Open 2011 - 02 December 2010
LONDON, December 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Poker, the leading online poker room in Europe, has launched a series of poker satellite tournaments to determine the winning players that will participate on its behalf at the Irish Open 2011 ( http://www.titanpoker.com/tournaments/irish-open-2011.html) tournament in Ir - read more »

IGT Named Favorite by Industry and Players Alike - 02 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the major games that players love and the systems that improve the player experience, has been named a winner for its products in numerous awards competitions by both the gaming industry and players. The com - read more »

Silverstar Casino Implements MicroStrategy Business Intelligence Platform - 02 December 2010
VIENNA, Va., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroStrategy(®) Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of business intelligence (BI) software, today announced that Silverstar Casino has successfully implemented MicroStrategy's BI platform. Silverstar Casino is a member of Gold Reef Resorts Limited, - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2011 Second Quarter Results - 02 December 2010
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) (the "Company") today reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2011, the three and six month period ended October 24, 2010, and other Company-related news. In making the announcement, James B. Perry, t - read more »

Playtech to Provide Tain With its Casino Product - 02 December 2010
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, December 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Playtech, the international designer, developer and licensor of software for the online, mobile, TV and land-based gaming industry, has signed an agreement with Tain to provide its Casino product. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090929/360954 - read more »

Punters Backing Football to Come Home - 02 December 2010
MANCHESTER, England, December 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- England are now the clear favourites to land the 2018 World Cup after a sustained gamble. Throughout Wednesday England gained support from punters after positive reports from Zurich. England's bid has been backed in from 11/4 to EVENS. Betfred bo - read more »

Illinois Lottery and Illinois Department of Public Health Team Together to Support HIV/AIDS-Prevention Education - 02 December 2010
CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Lottery, in partnership with IDPH, legislative supporters and HIV/AIDS advocates, is once again working together to raise millions of dollars to help people living with HIV/AIDS in Illinois. In recognition of World AIDS Day, the Illinois Lottery and the Illinois Dep - read more »

Isle's Proposed Cape Girardeau Casino Selected By Missouri Gaming Commission - 02 December 2010
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) announced today that the Missouri Gaming Commission has selected Isle's proposed casino project in Cape Girardeau for prioritization for the 13th and final gaming license in the State of Missouri. The project is expected to includ - read more »

December Marks Five Years, More Expansion for Las Vegas' South Point - 02 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa in Las Vegas will celebrate its five year anniversary on December 22nd. The month will be highlighted by $2 Drinks, a 50% off promotion, an anniversary celebration and opening of the newest Las Vegas dining establishment Steak 'n Shake. From - read more »

Tropicana Las Vegas Enhances the VIP Experience With the New Trop Plus Players Club - 02 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Tropicana Las Vegas is excited to announce the launch of the new Trop Plus Players Club, a VIP club featuring an array of valuable player benefits and discounts including cash back, free hotel room upgrades, VIP invitations to special events, complimentary hotel stays, and more - read more »

Flamingo Las Vegas Celebrates the Holidays with Boyz II Men - 02 December 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Four-time Grammy-winning R&B group Boyz II Men will mark their first-ever extended engagement on the famed Las Vegas Strip when they open at Flamingo Las Vegas on Dec. 14, 2010 for a four-week seasonal celebration in the legendary Flamingo Showroom. The special holiday sho - read more »

Scientific Games Announces Executive Management Changes - 02 December 2010
NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) today announced the following changes to strengthen its executive management team: -- At the request of the Board of Directors of Scientific Games, A. Lorne Weil, the Company's Chairman, will also become Chief - read more »

Casino Celebration Gaming License Proposal Now Includes Tropicana Entertainment - 02 December 2010
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Casino Celebration today announced the submission of an amendment to its license application which now includes a proposed partnership between members of the Koman Family and Tropicana Entertainment Inc. to develop, own, and operate a first class gaming and entertainment facil - read more »

The Black Crowes Visit Spotlight 29 Casino on December 8th - 02 December 2010
COACHELLA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Black Crowes are performing at the Spotlight 29 Casino Showroom on Wednesday, December 8th at 8pm. Tickets are $55, $65 and $75 each. For tickets, visit www.Spotlight29.com or call Star Tickets (800) 585-3737. Tickets are also available for purchase at Spotlight' - read more »

PA Lottery Prize Worth $50,000 to Expire Dec. 10 - 02 December 2010
Unclaimed Winning Quinto Ticket was Sold in Schuylkill County MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Time is running out for the holder of a Pennsylvania Lottery Quinto ticket worth $50,000 from the Dec. 10, 2009, evening drawing to claim the prize. The ticket and prize will expire one year from th - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Will Report FY 2011 Second Quarter Results - 02 December 2010
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) announced today that it will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast to discuss results from second quarter of fiscal year 2011 at 8:30 a.m. central time on Thursday, December 2. The toll-free telephone number to acc - read more »

Premier League Goals Galore Bashes Bookie for Over a Million - 02 December 2010
MANCHESTER, England, November 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- It was a recording breaking weekend in England's top flight with 41 goals in total and for the first time ever since the formation of the Premier League in 1992 no team managed to keep a clean sheet. Although the attacking football makes the Premier League - read more »