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Caesars Palace
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David Madden
June 25, 2019 - 12:24 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A massive merger in the gaming industry could have serious financial repercussions down the shore. Eldorado Resorts is planning to take over Caesars Entertainment in a $17.3 billion transaction, which will result in the largest gaming company in America. About...
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Ian Bush
June 12, 2019 - 2:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new name is in the works for SugarHouse Casino: It'll be called Rivers Casino Philadelphia. The owner, Rush Street Gaming, said the rebranding is designed to bring the Fishtown property in line with its other casinos across the country. Other sister casinos are...
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Borgata casino in Atlantic City
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May 22, 2019 - 1:11 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's Borgata casino is investing $12 million in a new sports betting and entertainment project. Casino officials tell The Associated Press it will open a sports bar and sports betting facility named Moneyline Bar & Book on June 29. The name is a reference...
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In this March 22, 2019 photo, customers watch a game during the NCAA March Madness college basketball tournament at the Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City N.J.
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May 04, 2019 - 4:43 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Mobile apps might drive the future of sports gambling in the United States, but casinos are still betting big on physical sportsbooks as legal wagering expands to new places. Lounges, bars and other shiny new spaces are giving casinos and other operators a new way to...
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Sport betting.
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Tony Romeo
April 17, 2019 - 6:11 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The spokesman for Pennsylvania gaming regulators says online sports wagering will begin in just a few weeks. Sports betting at Pennsylvania casinos began last fall and now, Gaming Control Board spokesman Doug Harbach says it won’t be long before you will be able to...
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Dreamstime
February 25, 2019 - 3:51 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Arizona man has filed a lawsuit after the slot machine at the Talking Stick Resort and Casino indicated three red double sevens on the screen, which would have yielded a $50,000 payout — but he only got $4,000. The...
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Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City
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David Madden
January 29, 2019 - 11:54 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The name of the company planning to take over the troubled Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City has finally been revealed. Luxor Capital Group is a hedge fund based in Manhattan — and has nothing to do with the Luxor Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Current...
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Hard Rock Cafe
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David Madden
January 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — As sports betting has grown by leaps and bounds in New Jersey, one Atlantic City casino has stood on the sidelines. But not for much longer. The Hard Rock wants to get in the game, but the casino's president Joe Lupo has taken things slow. He has good reason. "...
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The Golden Moon Hotel and Casino, part of the Pearl River Resort is lit in Philadelphia, Miss.
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December 26, 2018 - 1:06 pm
By Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two dozen large-screen TVs showing football and other sports line the walls. There's beer on tap, bar top seating and leather chairs. Chicken wings are on the menu. And at this American Indian casino in the heart of college-football mad...
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South Philly casino granted extension to open
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Tony Romeo
November 28, 2018 - 2:34 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — With indications that start of construction is imminent, the developers of a delayed South Philadelphia casino project have officially been granted an extension of their deadline to finish, and two existing casinos in the region are closer to opening their sports...
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