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Casino revenue down on the MS Coast, impacted by changes in Alabama

Competition from neighboring states is affecting Mississippi, Atlantic City and other regions, and the American Gaming Association said the challenge will grow as more states expand casinos and legalize sports betting. The AGA released its annual State of the States report Tuesday, showing commercial casino revenue was up 10% for the year across…
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Casino revenue down on the MS Coast, impacted by changes in Alabama
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U.S. casinos’ $66B year a record

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- America's commercial casinos won $66.5 billion from gamblers in 2023, the industry's best year ever, according to figures released by its national trade association Tuesday. The American Gaming Association said that total was 10% higher than in 2022, which itself was a record-setting year. When revenue figures from…
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U.S. casinos’ $66B year a record
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U.S. casinos enjoyed record-breaking $5.3 billion March

With inflation high, fuel prices on the rise, and the pandemic still dealing Americans a bad hand, U.S. casinos are cleaning up on gamblers looking for a lucky break. The American Gaming Association reported Wednesday that commercial casinos took a record $5.3 billion off of bettors in March. The American gambling industry's largest trade group…
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U.S. casinos enjoyed record-breaking $5.3 billion March
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Arkansas Racing Commission defers vote on new Pope County casino license process

The issuance of Arkansas' fourth and final casino license will be delayed - again - likely for months. And if the litigious history of the Pope County casino permit is a guide, the wait could be far longer. The Arkansas Racing Commission, which oversees the state's casinos, met for a half hour on Wednesday, but it took no action, instead deciding…
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Arkansas Racing Commission defers vote on new Pope County casino license process
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Maryland woman plants to 'spend wisely' after $953,000 jackpot win

A Maryland woman kept her composure in public when she found out she won over $950000 from a progressive jackpot, according to the Maryland Lottery. A Baltimore County resident who wanted to remain anonymous won a $953280 progressive jackpot in the Fast Play Extreme Green game. She bought her winning ticket in October at Woodlawn Shell in Baltimore…
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Maryland woman plants to 'spend wisely' after $953,000 jackpot win
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Michigan woman eyes retirement after $925,000 lottery win

A Michigan woman who recently won over $900000 while playing a Fast Cash game says she plans to use the money to pay off her car and save for retirement, the Michigan Lottery said Friday. The 39-year-old woman, who remained anonymous, won $925434 playing Super Lucky 7s Fast Cash game. She bought her winning ticket on Nov. 16 at Romeo Vandyke Liquor…
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Michigan woman eyes retirement after $925,000 lottery win
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How Old Do You Have To Be To Gamble?

The legal gambling age in the U.S. depends on the jurisdiction and type of gambling. Generally, the legal age for sports betting and other casino gambling is 21, with activities such as the lottery, daily fantasy sports and horse betting commonly allowed at 18. However, there are many exceptions. States can allow different forms of gambling within…
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New Jersey man was one number away from winning $535M from Powerball

A New Jersey man came within one digit of claiming the $535 million Powerball jackpot earlier this month, but the lottery player still walked away with $1 million before taxes. The player, identified as Joseph W., played Powerball using the Jackpocket app on December 13. The winning numbers for that drawing were 3, 8, 41, 56, 64, and the Powerball…
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New Jersey man was one number away from winning $535M from Powerball
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API report warns that gambling, state lotto legalization comes with downsides

A new report by the Alabama Policy Institute (API) suggests that a gambling expansion would have negative repercussions. API commissioned Dr. John Hill to prepare an in-depth report on gambling and the effects of expanding legalized gambling in the state. His twenty-page report detailed the potential pitfalls that come with the expansion of…
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API report warns that gambling, state lotto legalization comes with downsides
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Best gambling apps: Top online sportsbooks and casinos (December 2023)

Given that there is such a wide array of options, it's easy to see how new users could hesitate to select an online betting platform to get started with. If you find yourself in this situation, worry not, as this page will detail all the top betting apps from both an online casino and online sportsbook perspective. Ready to jump into the action?…
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Best gambling apps: Top online sportsbooks and casinos (December 2023)
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Louisiana: Cordish breaks ground on $270 million Live! Casino & Hotel in Bossier City

The Cordish Companies has commenced the construction of the $270+ million Live! Casino & Hotel Louisiana,set to becomethe first land-based casino in the Shreveport-Bossier market. The company promises the property will become a destination gambling, event and entertainment resort that will rival the top destinations in the country. The official…
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Louisiana: Cordish breaks ground on $270 million Live! Casino & Hotel in Bossier City
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The Cordish Companies Breaks Ground on New $270+ Million Live! Casino & Hotel Louisiana

LRGC Gaming Investors, LLC, an affiliate of The Cordish Companies, today celebrated the commencement of construction on the first land-based casino in the Shreveport-Bossier market and the $270+ Million LIVE! CASINO & HOTEL LOUISIANA, a project that will serve as a regional destination for world-class gaming, dining, entertainment, and hotel…
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The Cordish Companies Breaks Ground on New $270+ Million Live! Casino & Hotel Louisiana
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THE CORDISH COMPANIES BREAKS GROUND ON NEW $270+ MILLION LIVE! CASINO & HOTEL LOUISIANA

LRGC Gaming Investors, LLC, an affiliate of The Cordish Companies, today celebrated the commencement of construction on the first land-based casino in the Shreveport-Bossier market and the $270+ Million LIVE! CASINO & HOTEL LOUISIANA, a project that will serve as a regional destination for world-class gaming, dining, entertainment, and hotel…
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THE CORDISH COMPANIES BREAKS GROUND ON NEW $270+ MILLION LIVE! CASINO & HOTEL LOUISIANA
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Virginia woman wins $1.9 million playing Scrooge game on phone

A Virginia woman was unwinding after a long day at work by playing lottery games on her phone when her life changed forever. Jenny Gonzales Castillo of Newport News won $1.9 million in the online game Scrooge's progressive jackpot. "I told my daughter, 'Pinch me! I want to know if I'm dreaming or awake!'" Castillo told lottery officials. She…
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Virginia woman wins $1.9 million playing Scrooge game on phone
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Google Ads gambling and games policy updated

Google Ads is updating its gambling and games policy U.S. country-specifics. Starting Dec. 12, Google announced it will start accepting and running Ads from: Sports betting from state-approved entities in Vermont. Lottery-couriers (who must provide a state license) in Arkansas, Montana, New Jersey and New York. You must apply for certification to…
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Google Ads gambling and games policy updated
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Michigan man wins $160,000 playing lottery game at local bar

A Michigan man was having a pretty typical night at his local bar when he decided to buy some lottery tickets. Instead of going home with just a few drinks in his belly, Rodd Cunningham also took home $160000 when he won the Michigan Lottery's Jackpot Slots Fast Cash game, the lottery said on Friday. "I just about lost it," Cunningham told the…
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Michigan man wins $160,000 playing lottery game at local bar
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Wow Vegas Casino Review: Get 5,000 Wow Coins in 2023

Our Wow Vegas review brings you a detailed breakdown of Wow Vegas, one of the most recent social gaming platforms and sweepstakes casino. You'll discover how to play, the type of coins you can use, the bonuses the casino offers, payment methods, customer support, and much more. Wow Entertainment Limited launched Wow Vegas Casino in 2022. The new…
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Powerball winning numbers for 11/29/23 drawing, $374 million jackpot

The Powerball jackpot for the next drawing on Wednesday is now worth an estimated $374 million after no winner was produced in Monday's drawing. The numbers were chosen just after 11 p.m. ET Wednesday, and we have the results below. If there is a winner on Wednesday and they choose the cash option, they could now go home with more than $173.5…
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Powerball winning numbers for 11/29/23 drawing, $374 million jackpot
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McLuck Casino Review: Get 7,500 Gold Coins in 2023

McLuck is a new sweepstakes casino launched in 2023 by B2Services OÜ. It's lined up a hefty roster of 500+ slots, partnering with big names like NetEnt and Pragmatic Play for its software. Our detailed McLuck Casino review covers the social platform's promotions, mobile experience, available games, banking options, and more.
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Bad Gambling Advice: Week 12

Last week: 3-6 ATS, 2-6-1 totals; Season to date: 44-53-2 ATS, 41-54-4 totals Yep, a bad week last week. The column's title is once again accurate. This week is SoCon Saturday, which means... a bunch of games with no posted line and that I won't pick because really, why bother picking Alabama vs. UT-Chatt? More to the point, there are some SEC…
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Bad Gambling Advice: Week 12
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Forum: ‘Life’s a casino,’ but some of us stick to smaller stakes

By Edie Everette / Herald Forum Life's a casino …" croons Charley Crockett at the beginning of "Welcome to Hard Times," a song recorded in 2020. His voice echoes as if he's performing to an empty saloon, the tempo calm because there's nothing left to lose. He tells it like it is, that we are all gamblers telling lies. I once took a gamble by…
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Forum: ‘Life’s a casino,’ but some of us stick to smaller stakes
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Powerball lottery jackpot at $179M: Winning numbers; next drawing info

The Powerball jackpot continues to steadily climb ahead of the next drawing on Monday. There were no winners from the Saturday, Nov. 4 drawing, and the Powerball jackpot is now worth an estimated $179 million with a cash prize of $82.4 million. The jackpot has been steadily climbing since it was last won in October, when a single player in…
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Powerball lottery jackpot at $179M: Winning numbers; next drawing info
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Pope County judge endorses Cherokee Nation for casino license

Cherokee Nation Businesses (CNB) looks to have an advantage in what will be a new process to grant a casino license in Pope County thanks to an endorsement letter from Pope County Judge Ben Cross. An Oct. 26 Arkansas Supreme Court decision sent the casino license process back to the Arkansas Racing Commission, an agency of the Arkansas Department…
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5 Thing To Know About Using A Credit Card For Online Gambling

Gambling is something of a U.S. pastime, about as American as apple pie and rum-running. According to a 2022 survey from the Pew Research Center, roughly 19% of surveyed Americans admit to betting money on sports in some capacity within the last year. In fact, since the Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act…
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Several Arkansan lottery players claim big prizes

This week, Arkansans all across the state claimed big prizes at the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Claim Center. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - This week, Arkansans all over the state were able to claim big prizes at the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Claim Center. Michael Koontz of Winslow was able to turn an'unlucky' lottery ticket into a lucky one after he won…
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Several Arkansan lottery players claim big prizes
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Supreme Court ruling results in new application process for Pope County casino license

The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday (Oct. 26) affirmed a lower court ruling that said Cherokee Nation Businesses was not a qualified applicant when granted a casino license in Pope County. The decision opens anew the application process. Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Tim Fox ruled Jan. 12 that Arkansas officials "unconstitutionally" granted…
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Best Arkansas No Deposit Casino Bonuses in 2023

Are you looking for the best no-deposit bonuses at Arkansas online casinos? Then, you've come to the right place! Continue reading as we explore the top no-deposit casinos and free-play promotions in the Natural State, helping you find a way to get in on the action without breaking the bank! A perfect evening in Little Rock, where neon lights paint…
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Best Arkansas No Deposit Casino Bonuses in 2023
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How to buy $1.73B Powerball tickets online or on your phone and skip waiting in line

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The next Powerball drawing Wednesday night will have a jackpot of $1.73 billion, the second largest in U.S. history, and you can buy tickets online to skip waiting in lines at convenience stores. The drawing is Wednesday, Oct. 11. Even though the jackpot is sky high, you don't have to stand in line at your local lottery vendor for…
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How to buy $1.73B Powerball tickets online or on your phone and skip waiting in line
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Mega Millions Friday: 2 NJ lottery players won million-dollar prizes

Two New Jerseyans played online to become millionaires in Friday's Mega Millions drawing, the New Jersey Lottery announced Tuesday. Both tickets were purchased via the Jackpocket app and matched the five white balls to take home the big prizes. One ticket had the Megaplier option to win $3 million, while the other won $1 million. A ticket sold at…
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When is the next Powerball drawing? Jackpot reaches $1.55 billion

The Powerball jackpot is continuing to climb! The lottery jackpot jumped to an estimated $1.55 billion, with a cash value of $679.8 million, after no winners emerged from Saturday's drawing. The next drawing will be held at 10:59 p.m. ET on Monday, Oct. 9. The jackpot is currently the third-largest prize in the Powerball's history. It still has a…
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When is the next Powerball drawing? Jackpot reaches $1.55 billion
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In Which States Can You Play Stake USA? Is Stake Gambling Legal in the USA

Experienced bettors are familiar with Stake.us, recognized as one of the most popular social gaming sites today due to its wide selection of games and an exclusive welcome offer when using the Stake.us promo code MIKBONUS and receive a $25 no deposit bonus, 250000 Gold Coins and 5% Rakeback on bets. However, one crucial piece of information to…
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In Which States Can You Play Stake USA? Is Stake Gambling Legal in the USA
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Second Natural State Jackpot Winner Claims Prize

The second winner of the Natural State Jackpot in Arkansas has come forward to claim her prize. The July 28 drawing had two winners who will split the $440000 prize. Richard J. of Benton County claimed his $220000 share shortly after the drawing. On Tuesday, Marites Chambers, also of Benton County, claimed her $220000 prize after presenting her…
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Second Natural State Jackpot Winner Claims Prize
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Second Natural State Jackpot winner comes forward for Arkansas Scholarship Lottery

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The second winning Natural State Jackpot ticket holder has come forward to claim her prize. The July 28 drawing had two winners able to split the $440000 prize for the July 28 drawing. Richard J. of Benton County claimed his $220000 share of the prize shortly after the drawing. On Tuesday, Marites Chambers, also of Benton…
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Second Natural State Jackpot winner comes forward for Arkansas Scholarship Lottery
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List of Best US Sweepstakes Casinos July 2023

SOCIAL casinos and sweepstakes casinos have been quietly changing the game in the US for the last decade or so. These sites let you play casino-style games online totally free, including slots, blackjack and roulette to name a few. Many sweepstakes casinos also offer the chance to redeem cash prizes. Best of all, they are available in almost every…
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List of Best US Sweepstakes Casinos July 2023
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No winner in Monday's Powerball drawing. Jackpot...

The Powerball jackpot rose yet again to an estimated $1 billion after no winning ticket was sold for the latest drawing, the third largest in US history. No ticket for Monday's drawing matched the white balls 5, 8, 9, 17, 41 and red Powerball 2. The jackpot was estimated at $900 million. Wednesday's jackpot would now be the third highest in the…
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No winner in Monday's Powerball drawing. Jackpot...
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Powerball prize tonight: Jackpot rises to $750 million

WASHINGTON - The estimated Powerball jackpot has surged again thanks to high ticket sales, climbing from $725 million to $750 million ahead of Wednesday night's drawing. "There's a lot of excitement surrounding both Powerball and Mega Millions jackpot runs, attracting new players and those who might occasionally play," said Drew Svitko, Powerball…
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Powerball prize tonight: Jackpot rises to $750 million
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Las Vegas Strip still leads the US in casino gambling, according to AGA

The American Gaming Association recently published data showing the first quarter of 2023 produced the highest gaming revenue of any quarter in industry history. It wasn't a surprise. After all, Nevada results have been stellar for around two years and most of the publicly traded casino companies have said their results in jurisdictions outside…
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Las Vegas Strip still leads the US in casino gambling, according to AGA
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American Gaming Association reports casino gaming revenue nationwide

The American Gaming Association recently published data showing the first quarter of 2023 produced the highest gaming revenue of any quarter in industry history. It wasn't a surprise. After all, Nevada results have been stellar for around two years and most of the publicly traded casino companies have said their results in jurisdictions outside…
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American Gaming Association reports casino gaming revenue nationwide
The Arkansas Democrat

Casino’s exec calls Pine Bluff a winning bet at expo

Carlton Saffa, chief market officer for Saracen Casino Resort and keynote speaker at the Chamber of Commerce's Business Expo breakfast, says Pine Bluff's footprint is far greater than its population would suggest. (Pine Bluff Commercial/Byron Tate) Saracen Casino Resort's Carlton Saffa on Thursday praised Pine Bluff's location, infrastructure,…
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Casino’s exec calls Pine Bluff a winning bet at expo
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Tracing The Online Gambling History in Maryland

Online gambling has an interesting history in the US. Internationally, this industry got birthed in 1994, when the small Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda decided to become the world's first territory that would allow companies to offer gambling services over the World Wide Web. It did so via its Free Trade and Processing Act, allowing…
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Tracing The Online Gambling History in Maryland
The Arkansas Democrat

Arkansas casinos report 23% first quarter jump in winnings

Arkansas casinos won a total of $177 million dollars during the first three months of the year, up 23% for the same period a year ago. Southland Casino Hotel in West Memphis brought in the most cash at $84.4 million for the January through March period, up 25% from $66.7 million last year. Saracen Casino Resort in Pine Bluff won $46.6 million for…
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Arkansas woman wins $25K from $2 online lottery ticket

An Arkansas woman is going home $25000 richer after hitting big on the Jackpocket app. Now, she has her sights set on the current $2.62 million LOTTO jackpot. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - An Arkansas woman is going home $25000 richer after she claimed her prize from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Claim Center in Little Rock. Dina Jeffries, who's from…
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Arkansas woman wins $25K from $2 online lottery ticket
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Lotto.com Customer Wins Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot

JERSEY CITY, N.J., April 13, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lotto.com, the nation's first digital lottery platform to deliver online draw games and scratch tickets, is excited to announce that the winning ticket for the Jersey Cash 5 $575641 jackpot last week was ordered on the platform. This win marks the 344501st winning ticket ordered…
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Texans Visit Casinos In Large Numbers

In 2022, more than 2.4 million Texans gambled at a casino, indicating that many residents are going out of state to play blackjack, craps and more. Texas has three tribal properties offering limited games, such as, according to the Texas Tribune. Though Texas does not have Las Vegas-style full commercial casinos, each state that borders Texas has…
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Texans Visit Casinos In Large Numbers
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The 5 Biggest 'Racinos' in the World

A racino would typically be described as the dream of all gamblers, as its facility provides an avenue for them to enjoy the best of both worlds as they get to participate in gambling in the casino while horses race on the track outside. Long ago, the racetrack wasn't getting a lot of attention from punters, but with the advent of the racinos, this…
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The 5 Biggest 'Racinos' in the World
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The Impact of Online Gambling On the American Gaming Industry

The amount of money made from gambling has gone up 14% since last year. People can now gamble online and watch real people deal cards or spin a wheel for them. This is called "live dealing". Playtech opened a studio near Detroit so people can use their phones to feel like they are in a real casino. It made over $60 billion, which was 14% more than…
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The Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette

Revenue up almost 9% at Ark. casinos in 2022

The combined total win for Arkansas' casinos in 2022 was $614 million, up nearly 9% from $564.79 million in 2021, according to information provided by Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration. Southland Casino Hotel in West Memphis reported the largest total win with $292.78 million last year, up nearly 11% from $264 million in 2021.…
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The Arkansas Democrat

Casinos win $60B in best-ever year

Commercial casinos in the United States won more than $60 billion from gamblers in 2022, the best year in the industry's history. Figures released Wednesday by the American Gaming Association, the gambling industry's national trade group, show that in-person gambling remains the bread-and-butter of the industry, accounting for more than 80% of its…
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Casinos win $60B in best-ever year
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Arkansas’s Gambling Laws: Past, Present and Future

Previously known as one of the most popular gambling destinations throughout the United States, Arkansas is a state that gamblers today tend to avoid. This boycott is due to the state's strict and often outdated gambling laws. Opened in 1905, Oaklawn was the first venue that could be classified as a casino. It offered racing and a few gaming…
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Arkansas’s Gambling Laws: Past, Present and Future
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Plan an Unforgettable Getaway at Oaklawn Hot Springs Casino Resort

Looking for the perfect destination for your group? Come stay, play and get away at Oaklawn Hot Springs, Arkansas' only casino resort. Relax in their luxury hotel with unparalleled views of the historic Oaklawn racetrack and the surrounding Ouachita Mountains. Hotel amenities include 100% cotton Frette® bed linens, plush bathrobes, 65-inch TVs with…
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Plan an Unforgettable Getaway at Oaklawn Hot Springs Casino Resort
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What time is the Mega Millions drawing tonight

After 25 straight drawings without a winner, the Mega Millions jackpot is now the fourth-largest lottery prize in U.S. history. WASHINGTON - Mega Millions players will have another chance Friday night to end months of losing and finally win a jackpot that has grown to $1.35 billion. Plenty of people have won smaller prizes in the lottery game, but…
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Saracen Casino launches new million-dollar slot machine

New progressive slot machines launched on Tuesday. The machines are linked to Vegas, meaning the jackpots are bigger, by six or seven figures. "The biggest jackpot paid in Arkansas reported history is $93000. That was here," Saracen Casino Chief Marketing Officer Carlton Saffa said. "The machine behind me, right now, it's a penny machine and the…
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Little Rock woman wins $390K on Jackpocket lottery application

61-year-old Shirley Washington of Little Rock won $390K on Jackpocket, a digital lottery app where you can play official state lottery tickets. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A Little Rock resident won $390K on Jackpocket, a digital lottery app where you can play official state lottery tickets. 61-year-old Shirley Washington matched all five numbers, without…
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Little Rock woman wins $390K on Jackpocket lottery application
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Arkansas judge voids casino license granted to Cherokee Nation

The contentious path to building a casino in Pope County took yet another turn Thursday when Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Tim Fox ruled that Arkansas officials "unconstitutionally" granted a casino license to Cherokee Nation Businesses. Gulfside Casino Partnership had appealed a November 2021 decision by the Arkansas Racing Commission to…
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Arkansas judge voids casino license granted to Cherokee Nation
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Judge voids Pope County casino license granted to Cherokee Nation

The contentious path to building a casino in Pope County took yet another turn Thursday (Jan. 12) when Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Tim Fox ruled that Arkansas officials "unconstitutionally" granted a casino license to Cherokee Nation Businesses. Gulfside Casino Partnership had appealed a November 2021 decision by the Arkansas Racing…
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Judge voids Pope County casino license granted to Cherokee Nation
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Judge Voids Cherokee Nation's Pope Co. Casino License

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox ruled against an Oklahoma tribal gaming company's license to put the state's fourth casino in Russellville POPE COUNTY, Ark. - A Pulaski County circuit judge on Thursday voided an Oklahoma tribal gaming company's license to put the state's fourth casino in Russellville, stalling a $225 million project and…
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Judge Voids Cherokee Nation's Pope Co. Casino License
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Where can I buy Mega Millions tickets online? (1/13/23)

The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $1.35 billion. This is the fourth largest jackpot in U.S. multi-state lottery history, and the second biggest Mega Millions prize. The next drawing is Friday, Jan. 13. Here's everything you need to know about how you can buy tickets for the Mega Millions jackpot online. If you reside in Illinois, Georgia,…
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$1.35B Mega Millions: Can I buy tickets online?

With $1.35 billion on the line, you might be able to try your luck without standing in line - depending on where you live. WASHINGTON - Friday's $1.35 billion Mega Millions jackpot is the second-highest in game history. The only Mega Millions jackpot larger than Friday's prize was a $1.53 billion jackpot won in South Carolina in 2018. With so much…
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$1.35B Mega Millions: Can I buy tickets online?
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Where can I buy Mega Millions tickets online? (1/10/23)

The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $1.1 billion. This is the fifth largest jackpot in U.S. multi-state lottery history, and the third biggest Mega Millions prize. The next drawing is Tuesday, Jan. 10. Here's everything you need to know about how you can buy tickets for the Mega Millions jackpot online. If you reside in Illinois, Georgia,…
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Where can I buy Mega Millions tickets online? (1/10/23)
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Legends Casino faces final legal challenge

More than four years have passed since Arkansans approved a constitutional amendment to put one of four newly legal casinos in Pope County. POPE COUNTY, Ark. - More than four years have passed since Arkansans approved a constitutional amendment to put one of four newly legal casinos in Pope County, but odds are strong the long-delayed project will…
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Enduring Lawsuit on Arkansas’ Legends Resort and Casino License Close to an End

According to Arkansas Advocate, Judge Timothy Fox is expected to rule on the matter of Legends Resort and Casino and their entitlement to open a new casino in Pope County. The ruling will be made public in the upcoming days, putting an end to the four-year controversy regarding who should be the rightful operator of the fourth authorized casino in…
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Where can I buy Mega Millions tickets online?

The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $940 million. This is the sixth largest jackpot in U.S. multi-state lottery history, and the fourth biggest Mega Millions prize. The next drawing is Friday, Jan. 6. Here's everything you need to know about how you can buy tickets for the Mega Millions jackpot online. If you reside in Illinois, Georgia,…
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Where can I buy Mega Millions tickets online?
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Arkansas man wins $100,000 lottery ticket prize on his birthday

Randall Overbey claimed his prize on Thursday, Jan. 5, at the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery (ASL) Claim Center. LAVACA, Arkansas - A Lavaca man won a $100000 lottery prize for his birthday with a Powerball ticket he purchased. Randall Overbey claimed his prize on Thursday, Jan. 5, at the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery (ASL) Claim Center. Overbey…
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Blackout Bingo Review: Make Money Playing Games

Blackout Bingo, part of the Skillz games platform, is a mobile app for Android and iOS users, available in the Google Play store and in the App Store. Developed by Big Run Studios, the game combines luck and skill in a digital twist to the classic Bingo casino game. Easy to play, with a fun interface and cute graphics, Blackout Bingo makes it easy…
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Blackout Bingo Review: Make Money Playing Games
The Arkansas Democrat

Lottery officials anticipate consideration of digital platform to sell tickets, remain competitive with demand

In its strategic plan for the next five years, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery says it will be necessary for the Arkansas General Assembly to strongly consider authorizing the lottery to launch an iLottery digital platform to sell tickets to remain competitive and current with consumer demand. Of the 46 lotteries currently operating in the United…
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Lottery officials anticipate consideration of digital platform to sell tickets, remain competitive with demand
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Southland Casino Expansion Raises the Stakes for Arkansas Tourism

On A Roll: Southland Casino Expansion Raises the Stakes for Arkansas Tourism Local officials are betting a $320 million expansion project at the Southland Casino in West Memphis will continue generating huge tax benefits and attract more businesses. The 113000-square-foot complex near the junction of Interstates 40 and 55, in the heart of the…
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Southland Casino Expansion Raises the Stakes for Arkansas Tourism
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Southland Casino Hotel Finalizes $320M Expansion

Image Source: GamblingNews The Southland Casino Hotel in West Memphis, Arkansas, has just wrapped up a huge expansion of its property. The renovations cost the company $320 million as it seeks to turn the venue into a true Las Vegas-styled gambling destination. The spectacular expansion took three years to complete. What once began as a racetrack…
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Southland Casino Hotel Finalizes $320M Expansion
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Arkansas: Southland Casino Hotel announces completion of $320 million expansion

Southland Casino Hotel in West Memphis, Arkansas, is celebrating the completion of a $320 million dollar expansion. The development adds a brand-new 300-room, 20-story hotel with 12 penthouse suites, and a 113000-square-foot gaming floor that features 2400 slot machines, 50 live table games, and a variety of bars and dining options. The property…
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Arkansas: Southland Casino Hotel announces completion of $320 million expansion
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$2B Powerball jackpot boosts Arkansas lottery’s fortunes to $58.5M in November, up $11.4M over year ago

Lisa Folsom prints out a Powerball lottery ticket for a customer at the Circle K convenience store on John F. Kennedy Blvd. in North Little Rock on Monday, Nov. 7, 2022. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Colin Murphey) A $2 billion Powerball jackpot fueled the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's fortunes in November. The lottery's revenue in November increased…
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$2B Powerball jackpot boosts Arkansas lottery’s fortunes to $58.5M in November, up $11.4M over year ago
The Arkansas Democrat

Arkansas' November lottery revenues $58.5M, up $11.4M over year ago

The $2 billion Powerball jackpot fueled the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's revenues in November as the lottery's total revenues increased by $11.4 million over a year ago to $58.5 million, according to the lottery's latest report. The report shows the lottery's Powerball revenues in November reached $11 million, up from $2.1 million a year ago. The…
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Arkansas' November lottery revenues $58.5M, up $11.4M over year ago
Casino City Times

Century Casinos provides updates on Caruthersville projects

Gaming News 5 December 2022 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Century Casinos, Inc. broke ground on the new land-based casino and hotel development at Century Casino Caruthersville (the "Caruthersville Project") on Friday, 2 December. The Mississippi casino at Century Casino Caruthersville will offer 650 slot machines (with the possibility of an expansion of up…
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KY3

Undercover sting busts man accused of operating gambling houses in northern Arkansas

HARRISON, Ark. (KY3) - Police arrested a man following a bust of what they call gambling houses in northern Arkansas. Daniel Scallorn, 33, of Green Forest, Ark., faces a felony charge of maintaining a gambling house. Scallorn posted a bond of $25000. Police shut down businesses called Internet lounges in Harrison and Mountain Home. Police say they…
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Undercover sting busts man accused of operating gambling houses in northern Arkansas
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Missouri: Century Casinos breaks ground on casino development in Caruthersville

Century Casinos has released an update on its casino construction project in Caruthersville, Missouri. The company broke ground on the new land-based casino and hotel development at Century Casino Caruthersville on December 2. The venue will feature 650 slot machines (with the possibility of an expansion of up to 140 additional slot machines),…
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Missouri: Century Casinos breaks ground on casino development in Caruthersville
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Camelot Bolsters Michigan Lottery’s Online Platform

Camelot will provide its e-Instant games to the Michigan Lottery This deal will allow the state lottery to boost its online platform Camelot is confident that its technology will help boost contributions to state funds Camelot Lottery Solutions and Michigan Lottery have signed a new partnership through which the former is becoming the official…
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Guru Focus

Century Casinos Provides Updat

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq Capital Market®: CNTY) broke ground on the new land-based casino and hotel development at Century Casino Caruthersville (the "Caruthersville Project") on Friday, December 2, 2022. The casino at Century Casino Caruthersville will offer 650 slot machines (with the…
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Play NJ

Powerball 10/24/22: Where to buy tickets, how to buy online, cut off time, current jackpot

The next Powerball jackpot has reached an estimated $625 million. The prize is the eighth-largest jackpot in the lottery game's 30-year history, according to Powerball. Here's everything you need to know to play the lottery during Monday's drawing and see if you're a winner. Powerball tickets are sold from lottery retailers/agents in 45 states plus…
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Expanded Southland casino complex to open in April

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (WMC) - Moody lights... high end touches... all coming together for a brand new casino experience in West Memphis, Arkansas! West Memphis Mayor Marco McClendon tells Action News 5, the expanded Southland casino complex will open at the end of April. The first seven floors of the hotel will open in June. City leaders toured the…
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The Arkansas Democrat

$1M Powerball ticket sold in Conway, lottery officials say

A $1 million winning ticket for Saturday's Powerball drawing was sold in Conway, a news release from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery said on Monday afternoon. It was the only $1 million winning ticket sold in the United States for Saturday's drawing, the agency said. The winning numbers were 15, 30, 47, 50 and 51. The player reportedly matched the…
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Weejky Slot News

What's the Legal Gambling Age in Las Vegas?

Las Vegas is undoubtedly the world's biggest gambling hub, welcoming around 42 million gamblers every year. The Vegas gambling economy is equally massive, with the casinos in the Sin City collectively raking in more than a whopping $11 billion in 2018 alone. Considering this, it's only natural for the rest of the gambling community to look up to…
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The Washington Times

U.S. casinos had best month ever in March, winning $5.3B

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Inflation may be soaring, supply chains remain snarled and the coronavirus just won't go away, but America's casinos are humming right along, recording the best month in their history in March. The American Gaming Association, the gambling industry's national trade group, said Wednesday that U.S. commercial casinos won more…
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U.S. casinos had best month ever in March, winning $5.3B
neareport.com

LOTTO Jackpot Climbs to $741,000

New Game Still Looking for First Jackpot Winner LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas's newest lottery game - LOTTO - launched two months ago with a starting jackpot of $250000 and has yet to be hit. The jackpot for tomorrow night's drawing is up to $741000. Although no one has won the jackpot yet, players have won $279921 in lower-tier prizes since Sept. 21 when…
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LOTTO Jackpot Climbs to $741,000
The Arkansas Democrat

Arkansas lottery revenues climb to $49M in October as Powerball jackpot rise

Arkansas Scholarship Lottery tickets are shown in this file photo. With a boost from a rising Powerball jackpot, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's revenue in October hit $49 million, up $2.8 million compared with the same month a year ago. The amount raised for college scholarships last month also jumped by $2.1 million to $9.8 million, the…
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Yogonet

New Hampshire's Boston Billiard Club & Casino installs 50 HHR gaming machines

Boston Billiard Club & Casino in Nashua, New Hampshire announced Wednesday it has completed the installation and launch of 50 historical horse racing (HHR) gaming machines, the first of more than 300 planned for the charitable gaming casino. The activation of the 50 HHR gaming machines on October 27 coincided with hospitality and entertainment…
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Portland Press Herald

U.S. casinos had best month ever in March, winning $5.3 billion

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Inflation may be soaring, supply chains remain snarled and the coronavirus just won't go away, but America's casinos are humming right along, recording the best month in their history in March. The American Gaming Association, the gambling industry's national trade group, said Wednesday that U.S. commercial casinos won more…
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The Arkansas Democrat

$2M Powerball ticket sold in Wooster, jackpot prize unclaimed

A Powerball ticket worth $2 million was sold at a gas station in Wooster for Wednesday night's drawing, still leaving the chance for someone to hit the jackpot and win over $1 billion, according to a news release from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery. The winning numbers for the drawing were 2, 11, 22, 35, and 60 with the Powerball being 23. The…
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The Arkansas Democrat

Arkansas Problem Gambling Council will work as state racing commission’s treatment provider for Arkansans with gambling disorders

The Arkansas Problem Gambling Council will start work as the Arkansas Racing Commission's provider of educational and treatment services for Arkansans with gambling disorders next week, nearly four years after voters approved a constitutional amendment requiring the commission to provide at least $200000 a year for gambling disorder and treatment…
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Arkansas Problem Gambling Council will work as state racing commission’s treatment provider for Arkansans with gambling disorders
Review Journal

Record revenue reported by nation’s commercial casinos

Commercial gaming in the United States hit a quarterly record for April, May and June, putting the U.S. on track for its best year in history, the American Gaming Association reported Thursday. Nationwide commercial gaming revenue totaled $14.81 billion for the second quarter, beating the fourth quarter of 2021 by 3.3 percent. With $29.16 billion…
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Magnolia Reporter

Powerball jackpot now $800 million

There was no grand prize winner Wednesday in the national Powerball lottery. According to the Multi-State Lottery Association, the Powerball lottery numbers were: 19-36-37-46-56, Mega Ball 24, Megaplier 2x. There were Match 5 winners of $1 million nationally in California, Connecticut, Illinois, Minnesota and New York. Saturday's Powerball jackpot…
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Powerball jackpot now $800 million
Yogonet

Gambling executives predict expansion of online casino gaming at ECGC

Executives of online gambling companies and their technology partners speaking at the East Coast Gaming Congress provided a glimpse of the performance of sports betting and its rapid growth, and how it has brought about a ready-made infrastructure and regulatory apparatus for online casino gaming. Sports betting has become a common factor in many…
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The Sports Geek

U.S. Gambling Industry Sets Record With $5.38 B Revenue in March 2022

Casinos and gaming entities in the United States set a new one-month record with a total of $5.31 billion in revenues for March 2022. According to a press release from the American Gaming Association, the March 2022 gaming revenue was the "highest-grossing revenue month in industry history". The record-breaking March 2022 revenue tally punctuated a…
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The Dallas Morning News

Choctaw’s new mobile app brings the casino experience to your phone

Choctaw Casinos and Resorts is taking the casino experience virtual with a new mobile app that lets users play their favorite games for prizes. Choctaw Slots contains over 100 free-to-play games, including slots, blackjack, bingo and video poker. The app is available on iTunes, Google Play, Facebook and on choctawslots.com. While casino gambling is…
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Review Journal

Nevada gaming wins big in March, US casinos see best month ever

ATLANTIC CITY - Inflation may be soaring, supply chains remain snarled and the coronavirus just won't go away, but America's casinos are humming right along, recording the best month in their history in March. The American Gaming Association, the gambling industry's national trade group, said Wednesday that U.S. commercial casinos won more than…
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Nevada gaming wins big in March, US casinos see best month ever
Northern Nevada Business Weekly

Casinos see best month ever in March, winning $5.3B nationally

Opening night of the Resorts World Las Vegas hotel-casino in Las Vegas on June 24, 2021.John Locher/AP ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Inflation may be soaring, supply chains remain snarled and the coronavirus just won't go away, but America's casinos are humming right along, recording the best month in their history in March. The American Gaming…
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St. Louis Today

US internet casino gambling is poised for expansion, industry execs say

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - As sports betting has swept across the country with states, casinos and consumers eagerly embracing a new gambling market, internet casino games have grown much more slowly. But the online casino market has tremendous potential for growth and expansion, participants in a major casino conference said Friday. Speaking at the…
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Corvallis Gazette Times

Execs: US internet casino gambling is poised for expansion

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - As sports betting has swept across the country with states, casinos and consumers eagerly embracing a new gambling market, internet casino games have grown much more slowly. But the online casino market has tremendous potential for growth and expansion, participants in a major casino conference said Friday. Speaking at…
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90.5 WESA

Pennsylvania casinos brought in record revenues in 2021

Inflation may be soaring, supply chains remain snarled and the coronavirus just won't go away, but America's casinos are humming right along, recording the best month in their history in March. The American Gaming Association, the gambling industry's national trade group, said Wednesday that U.S. commercial casinos won more than $5.3 billion from…
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Pennsylvania casinos brought in record revenues in 2021
The Bank

Things to Consider When Gambling Online

Casino games are a great way to relax and have fun. There are several casino games available for players to enjoy. The player should first decide on the type of game they want to play. A player can choose from different types of casino games including slot machines, poker, blackjack, and roulette. Casinos are not just about playing games. They are…
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University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana celebrates 10th anniversary with casino night

TEXARKANA, Ark. - The University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana celebrates its 10 anniversary at the Texarkana campus with a casino night on Saturday at the Texarkana, Ark. Convention Center. The celebration included craps, roulette, poker and blackjack while enjoying food, drink and dancing to live music. There was also a sighting of Elvis amongst…
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University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana celebrates 10th anniversary with casino night