Gambling News Archives 2014

January 2014

Lakes Entertainment Announces Status Update Former Development Project - 18 January 2014
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lakes Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: LACO) announced that Penn National Gaming, Inc. (“Penn”) recently reported that the Jamul Indian Village of California (“Jamul”) and a wholly owned subsidiary of Penn announced the launch of construction activit - read more »
All Slots Casino to Celebrate Success of Vegas Promotion With Huge 200% First Deposit Bonus - 07 January 2014
7 January 2014, Ta Xbiex, Malta (Press Release) – All Slots Casino’s Bring Vegas Home Promotion was one of the success stories of 2013, with tens of thousands of players taking advantage of the £33 free offer.While the offer has ended, players who signed up during the promotional period but did not deposit can still ta - read more » Predicts a Classic Match-up at Super Bowl XLVIII - 30 January 2014
30 January 2014, London, UK (Press Release) --- The Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos are preparing to go head to head at the Super Bowl on Sunday, and anticipates an exciting match which could easily go either way.Denver are slight favourites at 1.77, with Seattle at 1.99, but both teams come into  the - read more »
Emerald Queen Casino “Always On” with Actifio, While Saving $750,000 - 07 January 2014
WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Actifio, the radically simple copy data management company, today announced that its Copy Data Storage platform has been successfully implemented by Emerald Queen Casino (EQC), a leading casino operated by the Puyallup Indian Tribe, offering Veg - read more »

February 2014

Research and Markets: Social Gaming Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019 Report - 26 February 2014
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Social Gaming Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. Social gam - read more »
PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $500,000 Sold in Monroe County - 15 February 2014
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $500,000 from the Thursday, Feb. 13, drawing was sold at Roadrunner Sunoco Food Mart, 2558 Route 715 South, Tannersville, Monroe County. The ticket correctly matched all five balls, 06-07-09-20- - read more »
Sky Vegas is Excited to Announce the Launch of its Biggest Ever Promotion! - 28 February 2014
LEEDS, England, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sky Vegas is excited to announce the launch of its biggest ever promotion! Launching on Thursday 27th February, the GBP1 MILLION Cash Giveaway eclipses all other promotions run by one of the UK's biggest Online Casino operators. (Photo: http://phot - read more »
Applicaster Names FremantleMedia UK Executive, Peter Cassidy, as Vice President of Europe - 21 February 2014
TEL-AVIV, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Applicaster, a cutting-edge provider of white label broadcast solutions for cross-screen TV experiences, welcomes Peter Cassidy as its Vice President of Europe. Peter Cassidy Joins Applicaster as VP Europe (Photo: Business Wire) Cassidy will be the pri - read more »

March 2014

Ramtha Students Hit the Spiritual and Financial Jackpot - 12 March 2014
YELM, Wash., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A remarkable run of Washington's Lottery winners, all from the Yelm area, have cashed winning tickets in the past two months that total more than $250,000. The lottery champions gave credit to the teachings at Ramtha's School of Enlightenment because their winni - read more »
Teachers and Pupils Survive Deadly Shark Attack in New Shark School Slot at Slotastic! Casino - 28 March 2014
London, United Kingdom, March 27, 2014 --( Nerdy little fish attend an underwater school where hungry sharks look for a tasty meal in the exciting new Shark School slot game at Slotastic! Casino ( The casino, known all over the world for its huge selection of slot games, is currently - read more » Now Means "Free Slot Games, Cash Prizes" in German, French, Spanish & Italian - 28 March 2014
London, United Kingdom, March 27, 2014 --( There are now even more ways to say “free games with cash prizes” at Previously available in English, Dutch and Russian the completely free games site is now offered in German, Spanish, French and Italian as is a totally fr - read more »
Trans World Corporation Schedules 2013 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results and Conference Call for Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 01 March 2014
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Trans World Corporation (OTC:TWOC) announced today that it will issue its financial results for its 2013 fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013 on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, prior to the opening of the stock market. The Company will discuss these results - read more »

April 2014

Empire Resorts Announces Workforce Development Plan to Implement Equal Employment Opportunities for Minority, Woman and Veteran-Owned Businesses - 29 April 2014
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc. (together with its subsidiaries, “Empire”) (NASDAQ-GM:NYNY) today announced that it has retained DACK Consulting Solutions, Inc. (“DACK”) to assist in establishing a program for the inclusion of minority, women and veter - read more »
Pinnacle Entertainment launches enhanced mychoice® guest loyalty program at all 14 casino locations - 25 April 2014
LAS VEGAS, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today announced it has expanded its enriched mychoice® guest loyalty program to all 14 casino properties offering even more extraordinary benefits. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http:// - read more »
Legends Classic Series Announces the Addition of Lon McEachern and TJ Cloutier: “45 is the New 50" - 04 April 2014
Las Vegas, NV, April 03, 2014 --( Legends Classic Series has added two more legends to their pro team; TJ Cloutier; A 2006 inductee of the Poker Hall of Fame, a six-time bracelet winner with more than $10,000,000 in lifetime earnings along with 60 WSOP cashes and Lon McEachern an American sports broadcaster, - read more »
Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation Announces Rebranding of Foxwoods® Resort Casino Hotel Tower - 04 April 2014
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This week the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, owners of Foxwoods Resort Casino, announced the launch of The Fox Tower at Foxwoods Resort Casino. The Fox Tower is located on the west side of the resort and was formerly known as the MGM Grand at Foxwoods. - read more »

May 2014

Midweek Freerolls & Weekend "Series 2014" Satellites Highlight This Week’s Tournament Schedule at Juicy Stakes Poker - 07 May 2014
London, United Kingdom, May 06, 2014 --( Sometimes it can seem like a long time between weekends so Juicy Stakes Poker ( has added three midweek freeroll poker tournaments to help online poker players make it through the week. Then on Sunday the weekly Series 2014 Final will help ano - read more » Expects Manchester City to Clinch Premier League Title - 08 May 2014
8 May 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- One of the most exciting Premier League seasons draws to an end on Sunday, and bookmakers are backing Manchester City to end the campaign as champions of England.The 2012 winners go into their home game with West Ham knowing they can seal a fourth league title in their - read more » Offering Odds on Every Match as French Open Enters Second Week - 29 May 2014
29 May 2014, London, UK (Press Release) -- Online bookmaker is offering a wide range of odds as this year's French Open tennis grand slam enters its final stages.Reigning men's singles champion Rafael Nadal has impressed so far, and GR88 will offer pre-match and in-play betting on his second-round match-up wit - read more »
Grande Vegas Casino Giving Free Spins on New Aladdin's Wishes Mobile Slot Game -- Mobile Casino Bonus Available This Weekend - 08 May 2014
May 8, 2014 -- Road Town, British Virgin Islands (Press Release) -- Grande Vegas Casino ( has just added a new slot game to its mobile casino ( in the browser on a mobile device). Well known to online casino players, the new Aladdin’s Wishes mobile slot is a magic - read more »

June 2014

DeckMedia Offers Up to 45% Affiliate Commission on Relaunched Sloto'Cash Casino - 16 June 2014
London, United Kingdom, June 15, 2014 --( Online casino affiliate program DeckMedia is celebrating the relaunch of flagship partner site Sloto'Cash with up to 45% affiliate commission on the state-of-the-art online and mobile casino.In addition to the site being relaunched, Sloto'Cash has a brand new - read more »
RakeTheRake Taking 10 Players to WSOP 2014 in Vegas - 09 June 2014
London, United Kingdom, June 08, 2014 --( RakeTheRake, the leading online poker rakeback affiliate, ran a huge promotion where poker players were offered the chance to win event seats for the World Series of Poker by raking as little as $1,999. On Saturday 14th June, ten confirmed players will be going to Veg - read more »
Second Intertops Poker Player to Win €1500 CAPT Velden Prize Package in Tournament This Sunday - 08 June 2014
St Johns, Antigua and Barbuda, June 07, 2014 --( This Sunday Intertops Poker ( will award the second of two tournament prize packages sending players to CAPT Velden, part of the Casinos Austria Poker Tour. The €1500 prize which includes €500 and €300 side event buy- - read more »
Jackpot Capital Casino Gives Free Spins and Casino Bonuses for Soccer-Themed Football Frenzy Slot - 20 June 2014
London, United Kingdom, June 19, 2014 --( The whole world is caught up in the excitement of World Cup in Brazil this month so it’s a great time for Jackpot Capital ( to give a bonus and free spins for its football-themed slot game, Football Frenzy. Until the end of June play - read more »

July 2014

Canadian IT Worker Hits $169,072 Jackpot at Slotland Following First Mobile Casino Jackpot Win Earlier This Year - 11 July 2014
London, United Kingdom, July 10, 2014 --( A thirty-something Canadian IT professional is Slotland’s ( latest progressive jackpot winner after he won $169,072 playing the instant-play casino’s Tikal Treasure slot game. He joins a long list of jackpot winners since the casino& - read more »
A Grand Slam of Promotions from Grand Fortune Online Casino This August - 27 July 2014
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles, July 26, 2014 --( The casino presents players with exciting, themed promotions which create a more personalized gaming experience, bringing global events and special occasions to life while gamers enjoy their favorite casino games. Each bonus is specially designed to match one o - read more »
Mobile Casino Players Earn Double Points in Jackpot Capital's "What Happens in Vegas" $162,500 Casino Bonus Giveaway - 05 July 2014
London, United Kingdom, July 04, 2014 --( Jackpot Capital Casino ( is giving away $162,500 in free casino bonuses during its What Happens in Vegas promotion and the best news is that everyone can qualify for weekly bonuses, both casual and frequent players.What happens in Vegas ha - read more »
South Africa's Springbok Casino Features Top Paying Slot, Aladdin's Wishes, as July Game of the Month - 04 July 2014
July 3, 2014 – Aladdin’s Lamp has been one of the most popular slots at Springbok Casino (, especially since it was added to the new mobile casino last month, so it’s no surprise that it’s also the South African casino’s top paying slot game lately. Aladdin’s Lamp will be extra popular - read more »

August 2014

Two Bit Circus Holds Final Exhibition for Carny College Games - 12 August 2014
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Two Bit Circus, an engineering entertainment company that is reimagining the world of play, is holding the “final dress rehearsal” for Carny College games that will debut this October at STEAM Carnival. The exhibition is open to the public and presents - read more »
Golden Nugget Lake Charles Chooses Comprehensive Agilysys Suite to Optimize Efficiency, Deliver a Memorable Guest Experience - 20 August 2014
ALPHARETTA, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative information technology and hospitality software and services, today announced that Golden Nugget Lake Charles has selected a comprehensive software suite from the company, including solutions - read more »
Bally Technologies Launches Interstate Progressive Link Between Nevada and New Jersey - 22 August 2014
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- For the first time, Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) (“Bally” or the “Company”) has connected its Cash Connection wide-area progressive slot link across Nevada and New Jersey to allow jackpots to reach larger amounts more quickly, offerin - read more »
Weekly Raffles Boost Scoreboard Prizes during Jackpot Capital's $100,000 'Back on Track' Casino Bonuses -- Mobile Players Earn Double Points - 25 August 2014
August 25, 2014 – London, UK (Press Release) – Jackpot Capital Casino ( is giving away thousands in random raffle draws in addition to weekly Scoreboard prizes during its $100,000 Back on Track casino bonus giveaway this fall. Jackpot Capital players all over the world earn Scoreboard point - read more »