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Cell phones and free drinks
Grochowski explains the rule about having your cell phone out while sitting at a table. He also talks about why certain casinos do not give free drinks while you are on the casino floor playing games.  read more

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Caesars Entertainment launches sports wagering in two states

The gaming giant announced today that it will introduce sports betting at its Gulf Coast, Tunica and Atlantic City properties in the coming weeks (including Harrah's Resort Atlantic City, pictured at right) and will soon launch mobile sports betting throughout New Jersey and on property in Mississippi, using the Caesars Casino & Sports app. (photo by Wikimedia Commons)  read more
Caesars Entertainment launches sports wagering in two states



Mega jackpot at Resorts Casino Hotel

A lucky guest hit the Let It Ride Poker Progressive Jackpot at the new Atlantic City casino, walking away with a Royal Flush Mega Jackpot worth $368,326.  read more

The Reel Life: Pooper scooper edition

Poetic justice has been served to a man who got himself into some deep doo-doo in Plainsville, Ohio.  read more



San Manuel Casino breaks ground on expansion

The expansion is set to include the California casino's first onsite hotel, a world-class entertainment venue and an array of state-of-the-art amenities, including new dining experiences, retail and event spaces, and more.  read more

Three guests win jackpots at Sycuan Casino

Esmeraldo R. won a $21,088.58 jackpot playing Dancing Drums. Alejandra C. won $20,597.85 playing Quick Hit Platinum, and the other lucky winner took home $29,799.14 playing Lightning Link at the California casino.  read more

MGM Resorts partners with Boyd Gaming

Both have the opportunity to offer online and mobile gaming platforms – including sports betting, casino gaming and poker – in jurisdictions where either Boyd Gaming or MGM Resorts operate physical casino resorts and online licenses are available.  read more

$1 million baccarat tournament at The Palazzo in Las Vegas

The Seventh Annual Grand Dragon Master Baccarat Championship kicks off the Las Vegas leg of the competition on 27 July 2018 at The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas.  read more

Greek Sneek at MGM Grand Las Vegas

Michael Morton and Jenna Morton will introduce the festive restaurant and bar serving fresh, authentic Mediterranean cuisine and cocktails at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino Las Vegas early this fall.  read more



EPT Barcelona's biggest Platinum Pass drop

Ten Platinum Passes, each worth $30,000, will be awarded to the winners of the National, Cup, Live Qualifier and Main Event at the European Poker Tour tournament being held 21 August to 2 September.  read more



Racing Post partners with Ascot Racecourse

Racegoers can now benefit from advice provided by Racing Post B2B bet prompts and Racing Post Predictors on screens throughout the England racecourse.  read more



Backstreet Boys return to Planet Hollywood

AJ McLean, Brian Littrell, Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson and Nick Carter are returning to Zappos Theater in Las Vegas for the next run of their Las Vegas residency, “Backstreet Boys: Larger Than Life.”  read more

Golden Entertainment's August player promotions

There will be promotions at several of the company's hotel-casinos in Nevada, including: Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower, Aquarius Casino Resort, Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Gambling Hall, Arizona Charlie's Boulder and Arizona Charlie's Decatur.  read more

The Rock Pack heads to North Star

Fans can come see former lead vocalists of Asia, Journey and Foreigner perform for a packed house on Friday, 14 September at the Wisconsin casino and resort.  read more

Aaron Lewis makes Tulsa return

After a successful 2017 stop to Tulsa, Grammy-nominated country crossover star Aaron Lewis is bringing his tour back to The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Tulsa 11 October.  read more

Blue Chip Casino's August promotions

August at the Indiana casino will include a performance by popular stand-up comic Jo Koy, a gas giveaway, spa blu specials and a $90,000 Progressive Payout drawing.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
Lotte Tour Development announced that it will acquire Paradise Jeju Lotte Casino in South Korea for $13.5 million. The company is also building another South Korean casino hotel called Jeju Dream Tower, which will become the tallest building on the island.
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