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Why NV allows the Wheel of Fortune wheel
In Nevada, electronic versions of a game must have the same odds as the live game. So why do they allow picking bonuses and the non-random wheel in Wheel of Fortune?  read more

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Caesars Entertainment opens full-service studio space in Las Vegas

Caesars Entertainment Studios, adjacent to Bally's - Las Vegas, features full-scale television, movie and eSports production capabilities and high-tech amenities, making it a Nevada first.  read more
Caesars Entertainment opens full-service studio space in Las Vegas



Poker pro snags million-dollar Monster Stack win

Brian Yoon, who has won at least $600,000 during his previous two WSOP cashes, earned $1,094,349 in his third.  read more

Limit specialist wins $10K Seven-Card Stud Hi-Lo Championship

Chris Vitch grabbed his second gold bracelet in as many years, in addition to $320,193.  read more

UK pro captures WSOP $3K Limit Hold'em win

Max Silver earned $172,645, bringing his lifetime WSOP earnings to over $1.3 million.  read more

Former golfer takes lead in $3K HORSE event

Matthew Schreiber won his first bracelet during the mixed games event, in addition to $256,226.  read more



Bionic bartenders start shift at Planet Hollywood

Tipsy Robot, which opened Friday at the Miracle Mile Shops, features two robotic bartenders who can serve up drinks in just 70 seconds. (Las Vegas Sun)  read more

The Palms Casino debuts modern dining spot

Lucky Penny Café, open as of last week, serves up a fresh menu featuring modern American cuisine with a touch of worldly flavor.  read more

Las Vegas to host huge Fourth of July bash

Over 323,000 are expected to visit the Strip for Independence Day, where various properties will be offering food, fun and live entertainment.  read more

PUB365 celebrates first person to drink 365 beers

Las Vegan Mark Sabatini became the first person ever to drink a year's worth of beers as part of the Club 365 beer program at the Tuscany Suites and Casino pub.  read more



M Resort welcomes summer with Tiki Bar

The bar features a host of specialty cocktails, wines and beers, as well as appetizers from the restaurant Jayde Fuzion.  read more

Rivers Casino debuts World of Wonka video slot

The casino has become the first property in western Pennsylvania to offer guests a chance to play the slot from Scientific Games.  read more

Mohegan Sun opens Sushi Koya

The 38-seat sushi restaurant offers a selection of classic rolls and sashimi.  read more

SugarHouse Casino nabs three Readers' Choice Awards

The property was voted Best Casino, Best Wedding Venue and Best Steakhouse for's 2017 awards.  read more



The Reel Life: Aptly named edition

In this week's episode of the Reel Life, we have a rare story of a not-stupid criminal.  read more



Comedian Frank Caliendo returns to The Orleans

The actor and impressionist will bring his high-energy act to the Las Vegas casino on 11 and 12 August.  read more

Newcastle live entertainment schedule highlights local talent

Throughout July and August, live bands will play on the Oklahoma casino's entertainment stage for free, open to guests over 18 years of age.  read more

Bally's - Las Vegas presents The Miss Behave Gameshow

The show features a host of prizes and variety acts and will be hosted by Miss Behave herself on 7 July.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Nevada casinos won over $991.6 million from gamblers in May, an increase of 3.5% year-over-year, according to the Nevada Gaming Control Board.
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