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arrowJerry Stickman: The random number generator

The random number generator
Stickman explains why you shouldn't get upset if a person immediately hits it big on a machine you have been pouring money into for the last hour, because the jackpot is truly theirs – not yours.  read more

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Caesars bringing Harrah's-branded casino to California

Harrah's Northern California Casino broke ground last week on the Buena Vista Tribe reservation land in Amador County. Caesars Entertainment will license the Harrah's name as part of the $168 million development.  read more
Caesars bringing Harrah's-branded casino to California



Beau Rivage unveils suite renovation

The redesign of 95 suites capped off a multi-year, $10 million project at the Biloxi casino that included an expanded VIP check-in area and a luxurious high-limit area on the casino floor.  read more

Local resident wins $183,000 at Mohegan Sun

Sueli Monteiro hit the six-figure jackpot while playing Four Card Poker inside the Casino of the Earth section of the Connecticut property.  read more

Eastside Cannery player wins $500,000

While playing the casino's Rainbow To Riches promotion, Elizabeth found 10 pots of gold on the game board and walked away from the Nevada property with a half-million jackpot.  read more

Resorts World Catskills opens high-limit area

The New York casino, which opened earlier this year, unveiled a high-limit table gambling experience offering blackjack, roulette, baccarat and Pai Gow Tiles.  read more

Massive Cash Jackpot hits for $86,963

A player by the name of Arnold hit the jackpot while playing the Lion's Law slot machine at Table Mountain Casino in California.  read more

Foxwoods reports 12.7% rise in slot revenue

Total handle in March at the Connecticut casino was $516.4 million, up 4.4%% year-over-year.  read more



LVCVA reveals Convention Center design

The nearly 60-year-old facility will undergo an $860 million expansion, adding 1.4 million square feet to the current facility.  read more

Palms Casino Resort unveils new steakhouse

Part of the property's $620 million renovation, Scotch 80 Prime will combine Vegas charm with tableside presentations and world-class spirits.  read more

Real Results Gym to open at Plaza Hotel

Set to open in May, the gym will offer athletic sports-style training, including group classes and personal training.  read more



WSOP refreshes Player of the Year formula

In response to player feedback, WSOP adjusts the formula to better reward bracelet winners and players who run deep, while still rewarding consistency.  read more

Pala Casino releases May poker schedule

The California casino's poker room will host a $10,000 guaranteed Vegas seat tournament from 16-20 May.  read more



Gwen Stefani announces Las Vegas residency

The multi-platinum artist will perform her "Just a Girl" residency show inside Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood starting 27 June.  read more

Felipe Esparza coming to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

The 'Bad Decisions' tour hits The Joint in Las Vegas during Mexican Independence Day Weekend in September.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
The seven casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey saw their operating profit grow by 39% in the fourth quarter of 2017 and 23.7% for the year to more than $723 million, according to the state's Casino Control Commission.
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