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March 28, 2016
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|March 28, 2016|
|Stickman explains that while the odds of hitting the most coveted hand in video poker are about 40,000-to-1, it could take millions of hands to see one, depending on a number of different factors.
By Eric MaupinBuilding a park on the Las Vegas Strip could be perceived as a waste of highly-valuable real estate, but that hasn't stopped MGM Resorts from constructing a new space that will provide much-needed greenery to the area when it opens April 4.
|With its debut, Premier will ignite a rebirth of nightlife entertainment in Atlantic City, introducing some of the world's most sought after DJs to the resort.
This Saturday, April 2, one winner will be electronically selected every 20 minutes to win between $1,000 and $25,000.
New attractions and upgrades throughout the city include lightshows, fireworks and the opening of several bars and restaurants.
After a series of setbacks, MGM Springfield is gearing up for its first full season of construction, one year later than hoped. (Associated Press)
|Daily fantasy sports giants FanDuel and DraftKings agreed to stop offering contests in New York while Yahoo also halted real-money DFS games in the state.
The daily fantasy sports operator said it would fully comply with the regulations announced by Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey.
The parent company of PokerStars and Full Tilt said the charges are "without merit" and expects CEO David Baazov will be "fully exonerated."
|After hosting 54 of the largest shows last year, Vegas once again topped Trade Show News Network's "Top 250 Trade Shows in the U.S." list.
McCarran International Airport reported an 8.9% year-over-year increase in passengers in February, including a 10.2% surge in domestic traffic. (Las Vegas Review Journal)
Consultants from Las Vegas Sands and Majestic Realty explained that a $1.3 billion domed stadium in Southern Nevada would bring many benefits, including $49.4 million in new tax revenue. (Las Vegas Review Journal)
|The nationally televised cable and web series featured on CBS Sports Network comes to the Pittsburgh casino April 2-4 with Jennifer Tilly, Maria Ho and Matt Glantz expected to be in attendance.
The series runs April 14-17 at the Oklahoma casino and will feature four, $125 buy-in events.
|James Phillips, who borrowed History of the Crusades nearly 50 years ago from the University of Dayton, recently mailed the book back to the college along with a letter of apology.
|The casino-resort on Washington's Puget Sound unveiled a new roster of shows coming to the Skookum Creek Event Center this spring and summer.
The 24/7 ComedyFest on April 23 will include performances from Billy Gardell, T.J. Miller and Frank Caliendo.
Did You Know?
A Las Vegas woman won a $933,080 jackpot while playing a Wheel of Fortune slot machine last week at McCarran International Airport.
Sliming its way out of big screen cult horror films comes The Blob, a new slot title from Bally Technologies. To check out the sights and sounds and to find out more about The Blob, watch our video review.
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