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July 29, 2019

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July 29, 2019

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arrowJerry Stickman: Is this a winning craps system?

Is this a winning craps system?
When a reader proposes a system that he says could win as much as $400 per hour but lose nearly $15,000 a day, Stickman explains that in a random game of craps it is a proven fact that in the long run, the math of the game will prevail.  read more

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North Carolina legalizes sports betting

On Friday, Governor Roy Cooper signed into law a bill that will exclusively allow Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel and Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort to offer sports betting, but no mobile or online wagering provision was included. (photo by NCDOTcommunications)  read more
North Carolina legalizes sports betting



$2.1 million payday at Treasure Cove Casino

A lucky player at the British Columbia casino won a $2,152,860 Canadian-dollar jackpot on IGT’s Powerbucks theme, Powerhits, on 13 July.  read more

$114,000 jackpot win at Fremont Hotel and Casino

A Hawaiian resident parlayed a $15 bet on the Dragon Wheel with Bonus Spin slot at the Las Vegas resort on 22 July when the $114,307 payday was hit.  read more



Hard Rock Casino Gary to open by 2021

Along with an attached hotel and parking garage, the Indiana casino will have a sportsbook, several bars and restaurants, and a performance venue. (NWI Times)  read more

Binion's Gambling Hall announces opening of Hotel Apache

Beginning today, guests at the Downtown Las Vegas resort can stay in a boutique hotel featuring 81 rooms with vintage-style furnishings reminiscent of the original Hotel Apache that opened in 1932.  read more

August giveaways at Harrah's Northern California

Caesars Rewards members earn privileges and preferred access to Caesars’ resorts and amenities in Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe and around the world, including exclusive events, promotions and offers.  read more

Treasure Island in Las Vegas joins Radisson

The Strip resort will officially join the Radisson system later this year as Treasure Island - TI Hotel & Casino, a Radisson Hotel.  read more

Wynn Las Vegas and Encore named highest rated casinos in US

The ranking is based on the proportion of five-star ratings each company received from TripAdvisor's reviewers. In total, Wynn and Encore received more than 31,000 five-star scores.  read more

August promotions announced for IP Casino Resort

Players at the Biloxi resort will have the chance to win one of three Chevrolet Silverado trucks, a Nissan Versa, $80,000 in cash and more than $1 million in slot dollars.  read more

The Venetian introduces a new pool scene

The addition of 10 new premium poolside cabanas at the Las Vegas Strip resort provides several amenities, including private plunge pools.  read more



Topgolf Swing Suite hits Mississippi

The Biloxi resort Beau Rivage joins sister MGM resorts Gold Strike Casino Resort, MGM Grand Detroit Casino and MGM Springfield in introducing the Topgolf Swing Suite amenity.  read more

Gold Strike Casino Resort opens Moneyline Book, Bar & Grill

The $7 million venue at the Mississippi resort features more than 60 HD screens, an expansive bar, three-meal dining, sportsbook, a VIP lounge and entertainment.  read more

Sportsbook opens at Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino

Members of the Mescalero Apache Tribe and UFC star Holly Holm participated in the grand opening, which included a ribbon cutting ceremony and the first ceremonial bet placed in the sportsbook at the New Mexico location.  read more



Arizona Charlie's Boulder awards bingo jackpot

Another lucky local hit big playing bingo at the Las Vegas casino with a $39,999 win on Monday, 22 July.  read more



Meyer wins Iowa State Poker Championship

Josh Meyer topped a 401-entry field to win the 2019 Mid-States Poker Tour Iowa State Poker Championship at Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel for $85,241.  read more



Janet Jackson heads to Park MGM

Janet Jackson started the final 12 dates of her Las Vegas residency at Park Theater in the Las Vegas resort on 24 July.  read more

Journey adds four dates to Las Vegas residency

Due to popular demand, the rock band had added shows on 27, 28, 30 and 31 December for the limited engagement inside The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.  read more

Influence, The POOL at The LINQ, celebrates shark week

Until 4 August, the pool at the Las Vegas Strip resort will offer complimentary admission to all guests 21 and older, along with transforming into a shark-themed retreat.  read more

Construction update on The MSG Sphere

The site covers 18 acres, on Sands Avenue behind The Venetian Las Vegas. When completed, the MSG Sphere will seat between 17,500 and 20,000 people.  read more

Mohegan Sun to host NBC's Miss America 2020 competition

On 19 December, 51 candidates will be at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut for the chance to be crowned Miss America.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Las Vegas has more hotel rooms than any other U.S. city, and by the end of 2020 another 1,969 rooms will be added, bringing the total capacity to 152,201, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.
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