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October 2, 2017

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Calculating volatility
John Robison talks shop with one reader whose goal is do a little statistical computation. You know, casual stuff.  read more

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Shocked and saddended by a horrific night in Las Vegas

Casino City's Gary Trask explains the confusion and shock that overcame the Rio All Suites Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Sunday night as the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history unfolded three miles away.  read more
Shocked and saddended by a horrific night in Las Vegas



At least 50 killed at Las Vegas concert

A gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas Strip casino, killing at least 50 people and wounding over 200 on Sunday night. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)  read more

AGA President and CEO releases statement on shooting

Geoff Freeman extended thoughts and prayers to those who were affected by the shooting and announced that the Global Gaming Expo is scheduled to continue.  read more

Las Vegas marquees change color to honor awareness days

The Venetian, The Palazzo and Sands Expo will coordinate the colors of exterior marquee signs in order to bring attention to the initiatives.  read more

Bellagio hosts football viewing parties

Through the end of the season, the Las Vegas property will kick off football nights with "Every Given Sunday" events.  read more



GameCo to debut additional VGM cabinets at G2E

The company that created skill-based video game gambling machines will showcase its latest product, the Bartop VGM, at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas this week.  read more

Black Oak pays out $300,000 in three days

Three guests at the California casino went home with huge jackpots after playing Fortune Pai Gow last week.  read more

Pechanga Casino voted No. 1 Best Southern California Casino

Readers of the Orange County Register chose the resort casino as their favorite spot.  read more

Rivers Casino contributes $3.3 million to PPG Paints Arena

The casino contributes $7.5 million annually to the Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh to help fund construction expenses for the arena.  read more

Parq Vancouver opens to the public with ceremony

British Columbia's entertainment destination was introduced to the public last week with a ceremonial ribbon cutting before its official opening time.  read more



The Reel Life: Money is no object edition

Authorities in Geneva, Switzerland, discovered some serious cash stuffed in a few toilets. Go figure.  read more

Aristocrat announces 'Westworld' slot machine

Based on HBO's hit TV show, the slot will premiere at the Global Gaming Expo 2017 in Las Vegas.  read more



WPTDeepStacks announces new dates

The Main Event will now take place from 24 to 26 February at Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee, featuring a $200,000 guaranteed prize pool.  read more



Sun Wine & Food Fest back at Mohegan Sun

The festival will feature signature showcases, including a grand tasting, on 26 January at the Connecticut casino.  read more

'The Tom Green Show' coming to Bally's Las Vegas

At the end of the month, the comedian, actor and television host will incorporate video, music and special guests into his show.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
The Mayweather-McGregor fight held in Las Vegas resulted in a 15% year-over-year increase in gambling revenue during August, according to the Nevada Gaming Control Board.
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