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arrowJerry Stickman: Probability of a royal flush

Probability of a royal flush
One of the reasons for the popularity of video poker is it generally has a high payback. Here, Stickman looks at the probability of getting a royal flush in the game.  read more

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Palms Casino Resort celebrates grand re-opening

The Palms Casino Resort made its triumphant return and officially re-opened the doors to one of Las Vegas' most iconic casino resort destinations and the first Native American owned Las Vegas resort.  read more
Palms Casino Resort celebrates grand re-opening



TWiG: PokerStars sports betting exchange

In this week's video, we discuss the new betting exchange that offers players different odds, as bets are placed directly against others.  read more

Mohegan Sun ready for Kentucky Derby Day

Race down to the FanDuel Sportsbook at the Connecticut casino on Saturday 7 May, for a day filled with winning tickets, great food and more.  read more



Bobby's Burgers opening at Harrah’s AC

Acclaimed Chef Bobby Flay and Caesars Entertainment announce plans to open Flay's fast-casual brand, Bobby's Burgers, at Harrah's Resort Atlantic City this summer.  read more

Caesars Entertainment expands rewards program

New and existing Caesars Rewards members will earn not just Reward Credits but also have the opportunity to raise their Tier Status with every purchase made using their Caesars Rewards Visa card.  read more

Tilman Fertitta planning new Las Vegas resort

The Houston billionaire is aiming to bring a new hotel resort to the Las Vegas Strip with the six acres he is in the process of acquiring. (Las Vegas Review Journal)  read more

Virginia's first casino license goes to Hard Rock

Following a review of application materials and a background investigation and a 7-0 vote, the Virginia Lottery Board issued Hard Rock Bristol a facility operator’s license to operate Virginia’s first casino.  read more

Double progressive win at Arizona Charlie's

The lucky winner at the Las Vegas casino received a total of $63,169 by hitting the Double Progressive on the 35th number called, ball I-17.  read more



Choice Hotels teams up with Circus Circus

By joining the Ascend Hotel Collection, guests will be able to book Circus Circus rooms directly through Choice channels, while further enhancing the company's Choice Privileges loyalty program.  read more

EVolve Rentals partners with Resorts World Las Vegas

The exclusive Tesla car rental company headquartered in Las Vegas announced its partnership with Resorts World Las Vegas, introducing the Strip’s first 100% carbon neutral car rental service.  read more



Let It Ride jackpot at Flamingo Las Vegas

After 30 minutes of play, Richard Henke became the lucky winner of the Mega Jackpot on Let It Ride Poker at Flamingo Las Vegas, resulting in a win of $831,570.  read more

$303,238 awarded to guests at Red Rock Casino

The Station Casinos Jumbo Hold'em Poker “Bad Beat” Progressive hit at Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa Thursday night. The total payout to players was $303,238.  read more



$235,000 win at Seminole Classic Casino

The guest was playing the AGS Liberty 7's slot machine at the Florida casino last Saturday and hit for $235,081.  read more



Earth, Wind & Fire set to return to Las Vegas

The legendary music group will return to The Venetian Las Vegas this fall on 26, 28 and 29 October and 2, 4, 5 and 6 November.  read more

Live! Philadelphia announces Tony Danza show

Tony Danza and his four-piece band are making their Philadelphia debut at Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia with their show, Standards & Stories, on 11 June.  read more

The B-52s to perform at The Venetian Las Vegas

The B-52s are gearing up to return to the road one last time and are announcing a farewell tour that will include three dates at The Venetian Las Vegas on 19, 21 and 22 October.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
During March, over $12 million was gambled on slots in Nevada, leading to $903.1 million in revenue, a new all-time monthly record for the state.
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