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Intro to the random number generator
In RNG 101, John Robison discusses the difference between VLT machines and slot machines, and provides some pointers for playing Crazy Money.  read more

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Opening day arrives for ilani Casino Resort

The $510 million, 368,000-square-foot property, which opened today in Washington, pays tribute to the heritage of the Cowlitz Tribe and is expected to attract over 4.5 million visitors per year. (Photo courtesy of ilani Casino Resort)  read more
Opening day arrives for ilani Casino Resort



Baha Mar opens to the public

The beachfront resort near Nassau has begun to take reservations for stays starting in May. (Travel Weekly)  read more

IP Casino guests cash in for more than $300,000 in jackpots

The Biloxi, Mississippi, casino awarded mega-jackpots in March, including one for more than $100,000 for a guest from Alabama.  read more

Mohegan Sun's Tom Cantone to receive NECO 2017 medal

Each year, the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations awards medals to outstanding Americans in business, government, medicine, art and education, as well as honorees from all branches of the military.  read more

Foxwoods hosts Legendary Luxury Blackjack Tournament

Foxwoods Rewards cardholders can play any blackjack table between 1 May and 28 July to participate in the tournament and be entered for a chance to drive away with an Aston Martin DB1.  read more

Tropicana Atlantic City adds more exclusive gaming machines

Two more video gaming machines from GameCo — Nothin' But Net and Spread-Bet Roulette — have been added to the casino's gaming floor.  read more

Harrah's Resort debuts skill-based games

The gaming destination has become the first in Southern California to offer interactive gaming technology from Gamblit Games, including the titles Gamblit Poker and Cannonbeard's Treasure.  read more



Bellagio fire caused by faulty light fixture

Clark County officials said last week's fire was accidental, caused by a light fixture that experienced a malfunction. (Las Vegas Review-Journal)  read more



PokerStars launches Megastack across Europe

The tournament series, which had a successful debut in the U.K., will launch in Ireland, Belgium and France.  read more



The Reel Life: Food waste edition

The University of Michigan comes up with an innovative way to dispose of 1,250 gallons of spoiled mayonnaise.  read more



Vanessa Williams to perform at IP Casino

Tickets are on sale now for the legendary vocalist's concert at the Mississippi Gulf Coast resort on May 26.  read more

The Who will return to Mohegan Sun

One of rock's most well-known bands will appear at the Mohegan Sun Arena on 20 July.  read more

Tropicana Atlantic City announces boardwalk block party

On 26 May, the New Jersey casino will host a celebration that will feature live entertainment, giveaways, light and sound shows, fireworks and more.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville, Massachusetts, generated $14.1 million in gambling revenue in March, the third best month the property has had since its opening in June 2015, according to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
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