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US commercial gaming revenue tops $16 billion

The numbers reached a quarterly record of $16.60 billion in Q1 2023, marking the industry's eighth straight record-breaking quarter. The quarter was highlighted by the industry’s highest-grossing month ever of $5.90 billion in March.  read more
US commercial gaming revenue tops $16 billion



MA reports April sports wagering revenue

In the state's first full month of legal online sports betting, approximately $58.91 million in taxable sports wagering revenue was generated across six online licensees and three retail casinos.  read more

Michigan sports betting figures decrease

At $322.8 million, the total internet sports betting handle for April was down by 20.8% from the $407.7 million handle recorded in March 2023.  read more

Caesars Sportsbook partners with two racetracks

The agreements with Keeneland and Red Mile grant the operator market access to offer legalized mobile sports wagering in Kentucky and include plans to open Central Kentucky’s only retail sportsbook locations.  read more

IBIA to reinforce monitoring against match fixing in Brazil

The International Betting Integrity Association signed an integrity protection agreement with the Brazilian Institute of Responsible Gaming.  read more



TWiG: Las Vegas openings and closings

During This Week in Gambling's video, we take a look at hotel news on the Las Vegas Strip. There are comings, goings and a little bit in between.  read more

Potawatomi Casino debuts new dining experience

The Potawatomi Marketplace at the Milwaukee property is open off the first-floor gaming area and offers a variety of quick-service dining options, grab-and-go snacks, and more.  read more

Thunder Valley Casino to celebrate 20th anniversary

Over the years, the California property has continued to expand and enhance with new amenities, including the addition of a 17-story luxury hotel with over 400 rooms.  read more

Silverton Casino in Las Vegas announces June specials

Next month, guests can celebrate Father's Day and Sin City Restaurant Week with food, drink and entertainment deals.  read more

The Brook celebrates the opening of Lucky’s Restaurant

The new restaurant at the New Hampshire casino is open seven days a week with lunch, dinner and breakfast all day.  read more

Century Casinos announces sale-leaseback of four properties

VICI Properties will acquire the real estate assets of Century Casino Edmonton, Century Casino St. Albert, Century Mile Racetrack and Casino, and Century Downs Racetrack and Casino.  read more

Gordon Ramsay to open two new restaurants in Reno

Ramsay’s Kitchen and Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips will open inside Silver Legacy at THE ROW later this year and mark the renowned Chef’s 16th and 17th restaurants with Caesars Entertainment.  read more



Three Card Poker win at The LINQ

Last Sunday, a guest from Mexico won $239,054 after landing a Mega Jackpot on Three-Card Poker at The LINQ Hotel + Experience in Las Vegas.  read more



Clark County supports Las Vegas ballpark

A new poll shows two-thirds of Clark County voters support Major League Baseball’s Athletics plan to build a state-of-the-art ballpark in Las Vegas.  read more

Caesars Palace to open Brasserie B by Bobby Flay

Brasserie B by Bobby Flay will offer French-inspired dishes for brunch, lunch and dinner. It’s slated to open in late 2023 on the Las Vegas Strip property.  read more



Virginia Lottery adds an 'eDraw' style game

This is the U.S. lottery industry's first on-demand, digital-only lotto game featuring a progressive jackpot top prize.  read more



U2 at The Sphere announces eight more shows

The entertainment venue behind The Venetian Las Vegas now will have 25 total shows by U2 spanning from 29 September to 16 December.  read more

Garth Brooks' 2024 dates for new Las Vegas residency

Garth Brooks/Plus ONE in The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip announced 18 new dates in 2024.  read more

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