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Michigan has largest online gambling market in America

A recent study found that people in Michigan gamble the most of any state - but they're not going into casinos. The American Gaming Association, a trade group for casinos in the United States, released a study detailing the revenue brought in from in-person and online gambling in 2023. According to the study, Michigan leads the nation in money…
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Michigan has the largest online gambling market in America, study says

A recent study found that people in Michigan gamble the most of any state - but they're not going into casinos. The American Gaming Association, a trade group for casinos in the United States, released a study detailing the revenue brought in from in-person and online gambling in 2023. According to the study, Michigan leads the nation in money…
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Michiganders wagered $1.92 billion in online gambling in 2023

Michiganders wagered $1.92 billion via online gambling in 2023, the most in the nation. DETROIT - While Michigan ranks 10th in population, the state had the most money wagered in the United States via online gambling in 2023 (excluding Nevada's poker-only market), according to a new report. The American Gambling Association (AGA) released their…
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Michiganders wagered $1.92 billion in online gambling in 2023
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Las Vegas Strip gamblers likely to get a surprise IRS jackpot

When people play a slot machine on the Las Vegas Strip, in a regional casino, or in most cruise-ship casinos, they want to win big - but maybe not too big. Sure, everyone wants the huge jackpots, but when you're talking smaller numbers, many gamblers would rather hit for $1199 or less. That's because if you win $1200 or more on a single spin, your…
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Las Vegas Strip gamblers likely to get a surprise IRS jackpot
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Las Vegas Advisor: The Strip by far the lead in U.S. gambling market

To the surprise of absolutely no one, the Las Vegas Strip was the top U.S. gambling market in 2023, with the casinos there winning $8.83 billion, a 7.2% increase over 2022. The Strip far outdistanced the second biggest market, Atlantic City, which won $2.86 billion. They were followed by Chicagoland ($2.19 billion), Baltimore/Washington ($2.08…
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Las Vegas Advisor: The Strip by far the lead in U.S. gambling market
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12 Best Hotels Off the Strip in Las Vegas

The City of Lights, Sin City, America's Playground-no matter which nickname you use to describe Las Vegas, the focus is entertainment. From acrobatic displays to world-famous musical residencies, Vegas has it all. And if you're heading to the Mojave, you've probably got your sights set on the infamous Las Vegas Strip. The Strip (aka Las Vegas…
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12 Best Hotels Off the Strip in Las Vegas
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Aristocrat Technologies' New Star Trek: The Next Generation™ Slot Game Launches at M Resort Spa Casino

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aristocrat Technologies' new Star Trek: The Next Generation slot game is an out-of-this-world experience, and the game is making its Earthly premiere September 24 at M Resort Spa Casino in Las Vegas. On September 24 and 25, VIP guests can board the Captain's Bridge direct from the set of Star Trek: The Next…
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Another long-running Las Vegas Strip show is closing

Some performers seem made for the Las Vegas Strip even if they did not get their start in Sin City. Many of the biggest name residencies on the Strip have set up shop there because it's convenient. Adele, Bruno Mars, Garth Brooks, Lady Gaga, Luke Bryan. and other big-name performers could sell out venues wherever they go. By performing a residency,…
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Another long-running Las Vegas Strip show is closing
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Casino Royale On Las Vegas Strip Could See Implosion This Year

First the dollar Michelobs were gone, and now the casino itself may soon be getting the wrecking ball. The budget-friendly gambling destination Casino Royale's days on the Las Vegas Strip now seem to be numbered. Best Western, the property's owner, has been granted approval by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to build a 699-foot tower on…
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Casino Royale On Las Vegas Strip Could See Implosion This Year
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings back huge star headliner show

The list of star entertainers performing in residencies on the Las Vegas Strip in 2024 is lengthy. If visitors are looking for rock music, Chicago, Santana, Rod Stewart, Foreigner and even 1960s legends Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons will make their home in Vegas at some point this year. For country music fans, Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood,…
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings back huge star headliner show
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Black Hawk Casinos Outshine Las Vegas Titans

With consistency reminiscent of the desert's eternal sun, Las Vegas once again dazzled at the pinnacle of the United States' commercial casino market in 2023. Yet within the echelons of this high-revenue society-a tableau marked by little fluctuation-there was a notable exception. Black Hawk and Central City in Colorado exemplified vigor, emerging…
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Las Vegas Strip continues to lead nation as top gaming revenue generator

The Las Vegas Strip produced the most gaming revenue of any market in the United States in 2023, the American Gaming Association reported Tuesday. The nation's commercial casinos generated $66.52 billion - the third straight year of record performance - and a 10 percent increase from 2022. The Strip, with $8.83 billion and 7.2 percent over 2022…
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Las Vegas Strip continues to lead nation as top gaming revenue generator
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13 Best New Crypto Casinos in 2024

A lot goes into choosing the best new crypto casino. To help you decide which casino to join, we explain which factors we considered when evaluating contenders-and why these factors matter. You can use these factors to select your own top pick. The range of casino games available at a crypto casino is a huge factor in deciding whether that casino…
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13 Best New Crypto Casinos in 2024
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Bed Bug Epidemic Strikes Iconic Vegas Casinos

In a spate of unsettling discoveries, live bed bugs have taken up unwelcome residence in several iconic Las Vegas Strip casino resorts, including the Encore, Venetian, Mirage, and Excalibur. Over the course of the past five months, these infestations have raised concerns among visitors hoping for a lucky streak, only to experience an uncomfortable…
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Free parking on Las Vegas Strip: Which hotels have it, which don't

Free parking, once a staple of Las Vegas hotels, is now as difficult to come by as a slots jackpot. A handful of Las Vegas Strip hotels that once touted free parking, including The Strat, Venetian and Palazzo, ended free parking for guests and visitors in 2023. It now costs up to $15 per day to park at The Strat and up to $18 per day to park at…
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Free parking on Las Vegas Strip: Which hotels have it, which don't
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Las Vegas Strip casinos less profitable in 2023

Net income from Las Vegas Strip casinos fell 33.6 per cent to $1.377bn, while total revenues rose 11.6 per cent. Gaming revenues specifically, slipped 2.3 per cent. Statewide, casino profits fell 21.4 per cent to $3.441bn as revenues rose 8.9 per cent. Gaming revenues inched down 1 per cent. Downtown casinos saw profits fall 3.9 per cent to…
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Las Vegas Strip Braces for Change: Casino Royale and Tropicana to Be Replaced by Mega-Resort and Athletics Stadium

On the iconic Las Vegas Strip, a place renowned for its dazzling lights and high stakes, the wheels of change are turning once more. The Casino Royale and the venerable Tropicana are slated for demolition to make way for ambitious new developments, including a towering 699-foot-tall resort casino and possibly a new stadium for the Oakland…
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Las Vegas Strip Braces for Change: Casino Royale and Tropicana to Be Replaced by Mega-Resort and Athletics Stadium
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Las Vegas Strip losing an iconic casino (and maybe more)

The Las Vegas Strip has not seen an implosion since Riviera in 2016, which was removed in order to enlarge the Las Vegas Convention Center. At one time, they were fairly common as the Aladdin (now Caesars Entertainment's Planet Hollywood) faced implosion in the 1990s, and El Rancho, Desert Inn, Castaways, the Boardwalk Stardust, and Frontier all…
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Las Vegas Strip losing an iconic casino (and maybe more)
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10 Slots That Changed Gambling Forever

Slot machines are an important part of the gambling industry. They are as much a part of the casino layout as any classic casino table game. To pay tribute to the humble slot machine, that has given us so many hours of entertainment, here's a look at the 10 slots that changed the face of gambling forever. The obvious place to start for a list like…
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10 Slots That Changed Gambling Forever
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5 jackpots totaling $600K hit on Las Vegas Strip

Here's today's local and national sports schedule, including television and radio listings. The pedestrian was was hit about 8:25 p.m. while trying to cross Nellis Boulevard at Harmon Avenue, police said. Palo Verde and Shadow Ridge advanced to the Class 5A flag football state title game. Here is a roundup of Thursday's football and basketball…
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5 jackpots totaling $600K hit on Las Vegas Strip
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A new resort with no gambling and no smoking is coming to Las Vegas

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Simplemost may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website. The whirl and cha-ching of slot machines is the soundtrack of many Las Vegas hotels, but those casino…
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How the Dazzling Las Vegas Strip Rose Up From the Desert

In 1829, a group of explorers led by Spanish merchant Antonio Armijo moved west toward Alta California through the arid Mojave Desert-the ancestral lands of the Southern Paiute people. A young scout named Rafael Rivera discovered a particularly verdant area full of grassland irrigated by a natural spring; this lushness soon inspired the place's…
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How the Dazzling Las Vegas Strip Rose Up From the Desert
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Caesars Palace doles out five jackpots worth more than $600K

The iconic casino on the Las Vegas Strip was the location for five six-figure jackpots during Super Bowl weekend, totaling more than $600000, according to a Caesars Entertainment spokesperson. The largest of the wins came Monday when a player won $138750 playing slots. The winning started early on Friday. At 6 a.m., player won $100000 playing video…
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MGM Resorts sets records following big events in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - During a Feb. 13 earnings call, MGM Resorts International reported record results and a 22% increase in net fourth-quarter revenue. The company's earnings media release began by noting that Las Vegas Strip resorts "achieved record full year and fourth quarter net revenue." "Our Las Vegas Strip Resorts and MGM China set new…
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MGM Resorts sets records following big events in Las Vegas
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings on another new superstar residency

The Las Vegas Strip is not only a popular destination for vacationers, who often return frequently, but it is also popular with with pop, rock and country performers, who also tend to return to Strip theaters again and again. Legendary rock band Chicago, which has a regular touring schedule, does not schedule long-running Las Vegas residencies, as…
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings on another new superstar residency
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The 10 Best Things to Do in Las Vegas for Design Lovers

Beyond the neon lights, dazzling attractions, and bustling casinos, Las Vegas is - believe it or not - a haven for design enthusiasts. The desert oasis has a cool collection of museums, hotels, and structures that seamlessly blend architecture, art, and creativity into one. From iconic landmarks to hidden gems, here's everything design lovers…
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The 10 Best Things to Do in Las Vegas for Design Lovers
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Super Bowl 2024: Strict new gambling rule has been implemented in Las Vegas this weekend

A strict new gambling rule has been implemented in Las Vegas for this weekend. Typically, a weekend in Sin City might feature a few pricey drinks by a pool, a dinner out, maybe an Adele concert and of course, a lot of time in the casinos. But not for a specific lot of people who will be in the Californian city for a huge even on this particular…
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Super Bowl 2024: Strict new gambling rule has been implemented in Las Vegas this weekend
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TNA Wrestling Returns To Las Vegas: Rebellion Pay-Per-View Will Originate From The Palms Casino Resort On Saturday, April 20

Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling is set for a return to Las Vegas for its annual spring showcase event: the Rebellion pay-per-view on Saturday night, April 20, originating from the Palms Casino Resort near the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. TNA action also will be held on Sunday night, April 21, at The Palms as the television trucks of TNA…
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How long is the Las Vegas Strip?

The Super Bowl is headed to the Las Vegas Strip. The Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers will square off in Super Bowl LVIII at Allegiant Stadium on Sunday. In order to get to the stadium, teams, media and fans will have to navigate one of America's most famous roads. The Strip is known for its hotels, casinos, lights, restaurants and more…
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How long is the Las Vegas Strip?
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Man arrested in death of woman found in Las Vegas Strip hotel room

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Metro police have arrested a man in the death of a woman who was found in a Las Vegas Strip hotel room. Dandre Owens, 29, faces several charges including open murder, carrying a concealed weapon without a permit, and possession of a gun by a prohibited person, records showed. On Jan. 29 at around 2 a.m., police responded to a…
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Man arrested in death of woman found in Las Vegas Strip hotel room
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How Much Money Do Casinos Make a Day?

Casinos are known for their promise of instant wealth, but have you ever wondered just how much money these establishments rake in on a daily basis? The answer might surprise you. Large and small casinos are highly profitable, and their daily earnings can reach staggering figures. The amount of money a casino makes in a day can vary widely based on…
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino, Tropicana, Shuts Down After 70 Years

The Tropicana Las Vegas, the emblematic casino that is connected like no other to the myth of Sin City, is shutting down its doors after almost seven decades. The legendary Nevada casino will be demolished in the Spring to make room for a $1.5 billion Major League Baseball stadium that will be home to the relocating Oakland Athletics. Bally's Corp.…
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Iconic Las Vegas Casino, Tropicana, Shuts Down After 70 Years
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Top 5 jackpots in January 2024 in the Las Vegas Valley

Like clockwork, Las Vegas rang in the new year with massive celebrations on and off the Las Vegas Strip. After the champagne was popped and resolutions were made, a few of you found some happiness after the cards were dealt or the spins concluded. Here are five of the more memorable conquests this past month in the Las Vegas Valley: 5. Wedding…
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Top 5 jackpots in January 2024 in the Las Vegas Valley
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino celebrates Taylor Swift

As a power couple, Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce make past power duos like Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston or the original version of Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez seem like minor news stories. You could argue that the Kelce/Swift romance has been bigger than any past power couple because it brings the most popular singer in the world together with…
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino celebrates Taylor Swift
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The Tropicana Hotel In Las Vegas Will Be Demolished This Year

It's the end of an era for an iconic Las Vegas hotel. The Tropicana Las Vegas, which originally opened in 1957, will close its doors for good on April 2. The 9-acre property will be demolished and turned into a 30000 seat MLB stadium for the Athletics baseball team, according to the Tropicana's website. For guests who have booked a reservation…
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The Tropicana Hotel In Las Vegas Will Be Demolished This Year
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2023 Las Vegas tourism ends with records for air passengers, casino wins

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Tourism is strong coming out of a record-breaking 2023, according to reports released Wednesday showing air travel and hotel revenues surging ahead. November was a hard act to follow, with high-rollers flocking to Las Vegas for the return of Formula One, but December didn't disappoint - even setting a record win for casinos on…
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2023 Las Vegas tourism ends with records for air passengers, casino wins
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Casinos win record $1.43 billion in December as momentum on Las Vegas Strip builds

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Casinos on the Las Vegas Strip won more than $900 million from gamblers in December, pushing Nevada to a record $1.43 billion in winnings, according to the Gaming Control Board. Fresh off a big month in November during the F1 Las Vegas Grand Prix, the Strip continued to sizzle as the Fontainebleau Las Vegas opened on Dec.…
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Casinos win record $1.43 billion in December as momentum on Las Vegas Strip builds
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The Best Hotel Pools in Las Vegas

Spring is right around the corner, which means it's almost time for pool season in Las Vegas. Whether you're looking to dance the day away at a bustling beach club or prefer a more laid-back experience in a luxury cabana, the pool scene along the Las Vegas Strip is out of this world. Enjoy sipping on frozen cocktails while snacking on an array of…
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The Best Hotel Pools in Las Vegas
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Top High 5 Casino Games 2024

High 5 Casino is one of the most popular social casinos in the United States and beyond. Although there is a lot to like about the platform, one of its standout features is the impressive array of top-notch casino games it offers to its users. From thrilling slots to classic table games, High 5 Casino has curated a fantastic collection that caters…
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High stakes for Super Bowl but no gambling for players in Las Vegas

The Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers are headed for a high-stakes Super Bowl clash in Las Vegas but while there the two teams must abide by the NFL's gambling policy and resist trying their luck at the city's glitzy casinos. While NFL players can gamble during the regular season on other sports, a much stricter rule will be in place…
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High stakes for Super Bowl but no gambling for players in Las Vegas
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Las Vegas: Culinary Union clinches 5-year labor deal with Circus Circus, negotiations continue with 15 other casinos

The Culinary Union has reached a tentative agreement with Circus Circus Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, marking another development in its ongoing labor negotiations with properties across the gambling mecca. The new 5-year deal is set to impact nearly 700 workers associated with the establishment. The union said a Circus Circus contract ratification…
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Las Vegas: Culinary Union clinches 5-year labor deal with Circus Circus, negotiations continue with 15 other casinos
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Tropicana Las Vegas ceasing operations this spring to make way for new ballpark

The Tropicana's last days are in full effect after its owner announced the date it will cease operations ahead of demolition for a new professional baseball stadium. Slot machines will no longer be heard on the resort's casino floor on the Las Vegas strip after April 2, just shy of its 67th anniversary. Bally's Corporation made the announcement…
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Tropicana Las Vegas ceasing operations this spring to make way for new ballpark
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Classics, Jackpots, & High RTP Games

McLuck, one of the United States' fastest-growing sweepstakes casinos, has a reputation for delivering an exhilarating and immersive gaming experience to its players. With a wide range of slot games to choose from, McLuck Casino stands out as a premier destination for those seeking both entertainment and the thrill of winning big. In this article,…
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Maurice Wooden takes helm as president Of Fontainebleau Las Vegas

Maurice Wooden has been designated as the president of Fontainebleau Las Vegas, a renowned five-star luxury resort and casino situated on the iconic Las Vegas Strip. Boasting an impressive 36-year tenure in the luxury hospitality sector, Mr. Wooden's wealth of experience and expertise align seamlessly with the newly inaugurated Fontainebleau Las…
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Fontainebleau Las Vegas names exec Maurice Wooden as new president

Fontainebleau Development, the parent company of the resort, named longtime Las Vegas hospitality executive Maurice Wooden as the north Strip property's new president, according to a Sunday news release. Wooden was previously Wynn Las Vegas' president and principal executive officer between 2013 and 2019 and a member of the Las Vegas Convention and…
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Fontainebleau Las Vegas names exec Maurice Wooden as new president
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Wildest Inflation Red Flag: Vegas Table Limits

Anyone who has been to a restaurant, a grocery store, or the car lot during the Biden administration can't deny the reality of inflation. But despite what the federal government is saying about the success of its anti-inflation efforts red flags for inflation keep popping up in the strangest places. Take the Las Vegas Strip. Casinos on the Strip,…
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Wildest Inflation Red Flag: Vegas Table Limits
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Hotel room rates leading up to the Big Game in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - With 19 days until Las Vegas hosts its first Super Bowl, hotel and motel room rates are fluctuating by the day. For two people, from Saturday, Feb. 10 to Monday, Feb. 12, room rates vary depending on whether you want one bed or two. Staying at one of MGM Resorts International, which includes Mandalay Bay, Bellagio, and Aria…
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Hotel room rates leading up to the Big Game in Las Vegas
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US Hotel Deals: Apple Hospitality REIT Enters Las Vegas Market

This roundup features the latest hotel transactions in the U.S. hotel industry. Rooms: 122 Location: Houston Price, Including Debt: N/A Price Per Room: N/A Buyer: Transwestern Hospitality Group Seller: James A Cummins Jr. Date of Transaction: Dec. 22, 2023 Takeaway: THG is working with hospitality renovation specialist Ring on Hook to reposition…
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US Hotel Deals: Apple Hospitality REIT Enters Las Vegas Market
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Las Vegas Hotel Room Prices Skyrocket as Sin City Hosts Super Bowl for First Time

Snagging a hotel room in Las Vegas ahead of Super Bowl 58 could cost as much as $2500 per night, according to a new study of rates in Sin City. The Las Vegas Review-Journal surveyed hotel room rates from 138 hotels in Las Vegas during the two days leading up to the NFL championship game scheduled for Feb. 11, a Sunday. A hotel room - before taxes…
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Las Vegas Hotel Room Prices Skyrocket as Sin City Hosts Super Bowl for First Time
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Culinary Union workers picket as contract negotiations continue with 19 Las Vegas casino properties

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - The Culinary Union held demonstrations on the Las Vegas Strip Friday as 7000 workers continue to fight for new five-year contracts. It is part of the union's latest negotiations with 19 remaining properties on the Strip and downtown. Passionate chants were heard in front of Sahara Las Vegas and The Strat as workers held signs and…
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Culinary Union workers picket as contract negotiations continue with 19 Las Vegas casino properties
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Culinary Union prepares to pickett on the Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas (KSNV) - Casino workers from nearly a dozen independent casino properties are preparing to have an informational picket line on Friday. The Culinary Union 226 is still in negotiations with 19 casinos, impacting around 7000 workers. The organization is fighting for better pay and working conditions. A tentative deal was reached on…
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Culinary Union prepares to pickett on the Las Vegas Strip
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2 dead, multiple hospitalized after shooting near Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Two people are dead and multiple others were hospitalized after a shooting near the north end of the Las Vegas Strip. On Wednesday around 5:30 p.m., Metro police responded to a report of a shooting in the area 200 block of West Chicago Avenue near The Strat Hotel and Casino. When officers arrived, they found one person on the…
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2 dead, multiple hospitalized after shooting near Las Vegas Strip
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Culinary Union announces tentative agreement with Trump Hotel Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - The Culinary Union announced early Thursday morning that it reached a tentative agreement with Trump Hotel Las Vegas for 350 hospitality workers at the property. "Congratulations to Trump Las Vegas workers on winning the BEST CONTRACT EVER!" the union said in a statement on social media, saying the agreement came after 16…
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Culinary Union announces tentative agreement with Trump Hotel Las Vegas
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Little-known Canadian company plays key role in US online gambling

Private-equity group Blackstone Inc. is among the biggest investors in the global gambling industry, owning swaths of the Las Vegas strip and casinos elsewhere. But in 2021, the firm, which has US$1 trillion of assets under management, spotted an opportunity in America's new and booming online betting industry in the form of a little-known Canadian…
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Little-known Canadian company plays key role in US online gambling
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Another major Las Vegas Strip casino project at risk of cancellation

New hotel casino projects on the Las Vegas Strip can sometimes take more than a decade complete or even get underway. One marathon development on the Strip was the Fontainebleau Las Vegas hotel and casino. The Fontainebleau's development history began in 2007, but soon after that the Great Recession hit, forcing the project into bankruptcy and…
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Another major Las Vegas Strip casino project at risk of cancellation
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Las Vegas projects to watch in 2024

With two casino-resort openings and a Major League Baseball team announcing plans to relocate to Las Vegas in 2023, the new year has some big shoes to fill. But there are many significant projects in the early stages that could move forward in 2024. And, of course, we all want to know if projects such as the Atari Hotel will really happen. Here are…
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Las Vegas projects to watch in 2024
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Can I gamble with $100?

YOU don't need a lot of money to enjoy taking a quick flyer at the local casino or even online. But suppose you are working on a budget but still want to enjoy an hour or two of gambling. In that case, I would head over to the online casinos, as you will probably find that due to a much lower minimum bet and a slightly lower house edge, the online…
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$389,753 Mega Progressive jackpot hits at Paris Las Vegas

A visitor at a Las Vegas Strip casino will enjoy a crazy good time. The player won $389753 after hitting a Mega Progressive jackpot playing Crazy 4 Poker at Paris Las Vegas, according to a Caesars Entertainment spokesperson. The jackpot hit around 11 a.m. Thursday. Winners across the Las Vegas Valley Durango Nice work for 80 cents at one of the…
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino adds a new luxury experience

The Las Vegas Strip has a well-deserved reputation for excess and indulgence. People visit the Strip, pockets stuffed with money ready to spend it in ways they never would at home. That might mean fancy meals, spa treatments, pro sporting events, UFC or boxing matches, or tickets to pricey concerts. It also, of course, means gambling. Las Vegas…
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino adds a new luxury experience
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The Rise of Internet Industries: Hip-Hop and Casino Gaming

The casino and hip-hop industries share a fascinating number of parallels. Whereas the world of gambling and casino gaming has deep roots that can be traced back decades and even centuries, hip-hop as a distinct musical genre is a relatively recent phenomenon which can trace its origins to 1970s New York. However, despite the success of early…
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The Rise of Internet Industries: Hip-Hop and Casino Gaming
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How did the Las Vegas Strip get its iconic name?

As the story goes, back in 1930 The Pair O' Dice Nite Club opened its doors, the first of its kind on the Las Vegas Strip. The club was sold to Guy McAfee, a former police officer with the Los Angeles Police Department who got involved in the gambling business through his connections as a vice cop. "Now there are many version to this story," said…
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What makes up the Las Vegas Strip?

As the story goes, back in 1930 The Pair O' Dice Nite Club opened its doors, the first of its kind on the Las Vegas Strip. The club was sold to Guy McAfee, a former police officer with the Los Angeles Police Department who got involved in the gambling business through his connections as a vice cop. "Now there are many version to this story," said…
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What makes up the Las Vegas Strip?
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Culinary Union sets February 2nd strike deadline for 21 Strip, Downtown resort-casinos

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - The Culinary and Bartenders Unions on Monday set a February 2nd strike deadline for the more than 20 Las Vegas Strip and Downtown properties with which they have yet to reach a new contract. Unless a satisfactory deal is reached by 5 pm on that date, some 7700 workers will walk off the job. However, Culinary Workers Union…
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Culinary Union sets February 2nd strike deadline for 21 Strip, Downtown resort-casinos
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Casino Revenue Soars as Vegas Grapples With Complex F1 Legacy

The Las Vegas Strip recorded impressive growth in gaming revenue in November 2023 as Formula 1's whirlwind motoring circus sped into town. The 4-day event, which attracted around 300000 spectators, led to a boom in casino gambling, with the Nevada Gaming Control Board recently announcing gaming revenue of over $820m in November - a 23% increase…
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Casino Revenue Soars as Vegas Grapples With Complex F1 Legacy
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Cyberattacks on Casinos and Security Measures

A major consideration of customers of both land-based casinos and internet gambling sites when deciding where to spend their hard-earned money is whether or not their personal and financial information will be secure. In 2023, a series of highly publicized cyberattacks on casinos, most notably casino giants MGM Resorts International and Caesars…
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Cyberattacks on Casinos and Security Measures
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Las Vegas to turn blue for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Iconic Las Vegas sights and marquees will light up blue on Tuesday to show support for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. According to a release, Strip resorts, downtown properties, and businesses around the valley will illuminate messages of appreciation on their marquees and buildings will light up in blue to express support of…
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Las Vegas to turn blue for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
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Fontainebleau's Multi-Billion Dollar Vegas Gamble Looks Like a Bad Bet

LAS VEGAS - Whenever I tell people I live on the Las Vegas Strip, their eyes widen as they start asking me if I live near Caesars Palace, MGM Grand or the Bellagio. You know, places they've been to recently. Not exactly, I tell them. I live in a condominium on the north end of the Las Vegas Strip. That's usually followed by a confused look before I…
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Fontainebleau's Multi-Billion Dollar Vegas Gamble Looks Like a Bad Bet
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$1.3 million in jackpots hit at Caesars properties on Las Vegas Strip

Six jackpots were hit across Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas resorts during New Year's Eve weekend, totaling more than $1.3 million. The fun started at Caesars Palace at 6 p.m. Friday when a video poker player won $200000 on a jackpot. Two hours later, a slots player hit a $103462 jackpot. On Saturday, Margie of California won $127135 on slots at…
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$1.3 million in jackpots hit at Caesars properties on Las Vegas Strip
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First-of-its-kind interactive playground to open at Las Vegas Strip hotel

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - A first-of-its-kind immersive playground is coming to the Las Vegas Strip this month, the developer announced. Play Social Inc. announced Thursday that Play Playground, a "fantastical immersive playground" will open at Luxor Hotel and Casino on Thursday, Jan 18. According to a release, the 15000 square-foot playground will…
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First-of-its-kind interactive playground to open at Las Vegas Strip hotel
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After a Decade of Vacancy, Tallest Las Vegas Hotel Welcomes Guests

Fontainebleau Las Vegas has opened its doors on the Las Vegas Strip. The new hotel in Sin City is a 67-story hotel-casino skyscraper. The hotel includes 3644 rooms and stands at 737 feet. It has also made headlines for being unfinished for over ten years. "The journey to bring Fontainebleau Las Vegas to life has been nothing short of…
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After a Decade of Vacancy, Tallest Las Vegas Hotel Welcomes Guests
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Las Vegas casinos look to ride hot streak into 2024

Las Vegas Strip casinos begin the new year on a hot streak after the F1 Formula race on the Las Vegas Strip in November provided a significant boost to the region and new openings in December created strong buzz. Las Vegas Strip gross gaming revenue jumped 22.6% year-over-year to $821M, which was the highest ever for the typically slow month and…
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Jackpots worth $120,034, $100,020 hit on Las Vegas Strip

A pair of players celebrated their entry into 2024 with six-figure wins on the Las Vegas Strip. Marissa Marquez of Thornton, Colorado, won $120034 after hitting a Mega Progressive jackpot at 10 p.m. Monday playing I Luv Suits Poker at the Flamingo, according to a Caesars Entertainment spokesperson. Marquez was visiting Las Vegas to celebrate her…
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Jackpots worth $120,034, $100,020 hit on Las Vegas Strip
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Pa. gaming company begins $206M expansion at Las Vegas-area casino

Berks County-based Penn Entertainment has 43 casinos across the county but only one in the Las Vegas area - M Resort Spa Casino. The gaming company is expanding the casino, which is located on the southeast corner of St. Rose Parkway and Las Vegas Boulevard in Henderson, Nevada by building a second tower at the casino. Penn Entertainment was…
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Pa. gaming company begins $206M expansion at Las Vegas-area casino
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'More in '24': Behind the New Year's fireworks show on the Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The countdown for one of Las Vegas's biggest parties is underway. Crews worked tirelessly to ensure everything was ready for the big party. Thousands of electrical circuits have been programmed to launch quickly and precisely, delivering an intricate, choreographed sequence from the nine Las Vegas Strip locations. Each circuit…
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'More in '24': Behind the New Year's fireworks show on the Las Vegas Strip
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Las Vegas Shares Rules and Restrictions for New Year's Celebration, Reminds People to be Safe and Vigilant

The City of Las Vegas is reminding people of the rules for their New Year's Eve celebration, and to be safe and vigilant about reporting suspicious activity. People who see something suspicious are asked to call (702) 828-9999, report what they've seen to a nearby officer or call 911. The call for increased attention to suspicious activity comes…
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Las Vegas Shares Rules and Restrictions for New Year's Celebration, Reminds People to be Safe and Vigilant
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Man behind Peppermill brand dies at 85; famous Las Vegas lounge, Reno hotel his legacy

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - The founder of Peppermill Casinos Inc., the company behind the iconic Peppermill Restaurant and Fireside Lounge on the Las Vegas Strip, has died at the age of 85. Bill Paganetti's death was announced in a company news release on Friday. "A native of Petaluma, California, Bill, alongside his lifelong friend, Nat Carasali,…
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Man behind Peppermill brand dies at 85; famous Las Vegas lounge, Reno hotel his legacy
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Las Vegas Grand Prix is second-most lucrative month EVER for casinos, official report shows

The inaugural Las Vegas Grand Prix, held in November 2023, was the hottest topic on the Formula 1 calendar this year. And whilst Las Vegas locals are angry about the disruption it caused to their everyday lives, the casino owners have a very different view on the event. An official report published by the Nevada Gaming Control board shows the Vegas…
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Las Vegas Grand Prix is second-most lucrative month EVER for casinos, official report shows
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Nevada, Las Vegas Strip casinos post 2nd-highest wins on strength of F1 weekend

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Casinos on the Las Vegas Strip drove Nevada to its second-highest win on record in November, validating some expectations surrounding the return of Formula One racing to the valley. The Strip's win - $820992082 - was a gaudy 22.6% higher than November a year ago. The number fell about $14 million short of the Strip's all-time…
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Nevada, Las Vegas Strip casinos post 2nd-highest wins on strength of F1 weekend
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F1 race fueled record gaming win in November 2023

Clark County reported a record $1.215 billion in gaming win for November, the Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Thursday. The high total was 14.3 percent more than November 2022 and was largely due to the inaugural appearance of the Formula One Las Vegas Grand Prix Nov. 16-18. It's likely to fuel the debate over the benefits of the race that…
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Fueled by F1 arrival, Las Vegas Strip gaming win for November surges

A sign welcomes fans to the Las Vegas Grand Prix on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2023. (KSNV) LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - The gaming win on the Las Vegas Strip surged in November in conjunction with the arrival of Formula One. Nevada's non-restricted gaming licensees reported a win revenue of about $1.37 billion, per new figures from the state's Gaming Control…
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Fueled by F1 arrival, Las Vegas Strip gaming win for November surges
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Things to do: New Years happenings in Las Vegas

Las Vegas (KSNV) - It's America's party time! Once again, the Las Vegas Strip will be launching fireworks from nine casinos, including the newly opened Fontainebleau Hotel. Other casinos include: MGM Grand Hotel and Casino ARIA Resort and Casino Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Caesars Palace Treasure Island Las Vegas The Venetian Resort Las…
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Things to do: New Years happenings in Las Vegas
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Ring in 2024 at these events across Las Vegas valley

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Are you ready to ring in the new year? Here is a list of New Year's Eve celebrations across the Las Vegas valley. To celebrate the new year and Downtown Grand's 10th anniversary, the hotel & casino is throwing a New Year's Eve bash on Sunday, Dec. 31. The bash will have DJs, a champagne toast, a chance to win $1000000 cash, and a…
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Ring in 2024 at these events across Las Vegas valley
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Las Vegas may have had it’s best year ever in 2023

It's hard to argue against the position that Las Vegas had its most successful year in its history in 2023. And what do you do after one successful run? Come back for more. That's what local gaming and tourism analysts figure will happen in 2024 after wrapping up a year filled with record gaming revenue and union contract signings, airport…
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Las Vegas may have had it’s best year ever in 2023
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A Mobster Opened the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas

While the Flamingo Hotel was not the very first casino hotel on the Las Vegas strip, it remains there as one of the oldest and most iconic places to stay in Sin City. On December 26, 1946, mobster Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel opened the Flamingo Hotel and had high hopes for the property. However, things took a turn for the worst for Siegel after opening…
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A Mobster Opened the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas
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‘Slot influencer’ wins million dollar jackpot at Las Vegas Strip resort

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - Gaming and slot influencer Scott "Raja" Richter's holidays just got a little brighter. According to a media release, Richter, also known as "The Big Jackpot," was playing a Dragon Link slot machine in the brand new high-limit gaming lounge on The Palazzo casino floor at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas on December 17. The big…
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‘Slot influencer’ wins million dollar jackpot at Las Vegas Strip resort
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Guest wins $1M jackpot at Las Vegas Strip Casino

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - A guest at a Las Vegas Strip casino won big this weekend at a new high-limit gaming lounge. According to The Venetian, Scott "Raja" Richter played Dragon Link, a game by Aristocrat Gaming, on Sunday, Dec. 17, in the new high-limit gaming lounge on The Palazzo casino floor at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas. During the game, he won…
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Guest wins $1M jackpot at Las Vegas Strip Casino
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Visions of Yesteryear Flavor Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino

As soon as I walked into the lobby of Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, I saw the bronze statue of Elvis Presley and knew this was the Vegas base camp for me. There he was in bell-bottom pants holding a microphone, a guitar slung around his shoulders. Titled "Elvis: The King of Las Vegas," the sculpture is a favorite selfie spot and a reminder…
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Visions of Yesteryear Flavor Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino
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Fontainebleau Adds High-End Casino Option To North End Of Las Vegas Strip

After years of stops and starts, refinancing, ownership changes, and a bevy of other delays, the Fontainebleau resort casino has finally opened in Las Vegas. The $3.7 billion property welcomed a bevy of celebrities and VIPs last week as part of a ribbon cutting and party to officially welcome the new casino to the Las Vegas Strip. Fontainebleau…
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Fontainebleau Adds High-End Casino Option To North End Of Las Vegas Strip
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Fontainebleau has finally arrived in Las Vegas. Was it worth the wait?

If you watched football on Sunday, you saw the ads. If you were on the Las Vegas Strip last week, you might have seen the crowds. But they weren't near Caesars or Bellagio or Wynn. They were on the north end of the Strip, which, if you'd said was cursed because it's tried for years to become more popular, few would doubt you. Especially when it…
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Fontainebleau has finally arrived in Las Vegas. Was it worth the wait?
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Check out the new game that's about to debut at the Rockford Casino

One of the most popular live casino games in the United States will debut just before Christmas at the Rockford Casino: A Hard Rock Opening Act. Eight months since first introducing table games at the temporary location at 610 N. Bell School Road, the casino's first live craps table is set to open Friday, Dec. 22, Hard Rock Casino Rockford…
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10 Best NV Casino Sites for Real Money

Sin City is fun and all, but the truth is that strolling around the Las Vegas strip on a regular basis can get expensive and tiring - and let's not even get started on the heat! Well, thanks to the best Nevada online casinos we ranked below, you don't have to put up with that anymore. Spoiler alert: Ignition took the crown with its $3000 welcome…
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Las Vegas Strip casinos get good news on popular vice ban

When a law or rule gets passed in one city, it sets a precedent for the same thing to happen in other jurisdictions. In some cases, when one city or state approves or outlaws something it creates a precedent for other locales to follow. That can create a sort of wildfire spread effect. In the five years since the Supreme Court allowed states to…
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Culinary Union eyes finish line for Las Vegas casino worker labor deals

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - Some Las Vegas casinos still face the threat of possible worker strikes, even though the biggest three casino companies locked in new labor deals last month. This week, the Culinary Union - the body that represents close to 50000 workers on the Las Vegas Strip - announced labor deals for workers at the Mirage and the Tropicana,…
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Culinary Union eyes finish line for Las Vegas casino worker labor deals
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Fontainebleau Las Vegas opening points to growth in luxury visitors

The opening of the $3.8 billion Fontainebleau Las Vegas casino resort this week feeds the narrative that the Strip is becoming more of a destination for wealthier visitors. While previously known as a marketplace once relished by tourists for its inexpensive rooms and cheap buffets, that's now changing. November's inaugural Formula One race on the…
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Fontainebleau Las Vegas opening points to growth in luxury visitors
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Fontainebleau celebrates its long-awaited debut on the Las Vegas Strip

A casino floor is shown during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Fontainebleau Las Vegas Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2023. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2023 | 2:56 p.m. Fontainebleau Las Vegas welcomed community leaders and the first guests for a ribbon-cutting ceremony this morning at the Strip's newest resort and casino. The festivities included music by…
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Fontainebleau celebrates its long-awaited debut on the Las Vegas Strip
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Lightning strikes twice, 2 guests win six-figure jackpots on 12/12

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Two visitors to Las Vegas Strip resorts together netted more than $450000 on "dozen day," 12/12, or Dec. 12, representatives from Caesars Entertainment said. The back-to-back winnings started at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, when John Chisena, visiting Las Vegas from Atlanta, won $100000 at Horseshoe Las Vegas while playing video…
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Lightning strikes twice, 2 guests win six-figure jackpots on 12/12
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Blockbuster Las Vegas Strip casino resort opens after long wait

The long wait for the opening of the Fontainebleau Las Vegas casino on the Strip is finally over, as the first customers will visit the resort on Wednesday night. The 67-story luxury resort and casino is reported to be the tallest occupiable building in Nevada and includes 3644 rooms and suites, a 14000-square-foot fitness center, a…
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Blockbuster Las Vegas Strip casino resort opens after long wait
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Newest, bluest resort on Las Vegas Strip aims to bring Miami Beach vibe

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A developer's drive to open a Las Vegas Strip resort with a vibe echoing Miami Beach's venerable Fontainebleau reaches reality on Wednesday, with the opening of a 67-story hotel-casino tower that became famous as it sat unfinished for more than a decade. "Bringing Fontainebleau Las Vegas to life has been an extraordinary journey,"…
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Newest, bluest resort on Las Vegas Strip aims to bring Miami Beach vibe