Deja Harrison, 23, and her stepbrother arrived at Harrah's New Orleans for his birthday earlier this month when things took a turn.
Safe technician Charlie Santore looks at 10 safecracking scenes from popular TV shows and movies and rates them based on realism.
The ban comes after Gov. DeSantis struck a deal laying the foundations for the former president to build a casino at Trump National Doral Miami.
Stacey Cunningham said NYSE officials have not been called to testify at the hearing, even though so-called "meme-stocks" trade on the exchange.
The Bergin report has found that Crown Resorts is not suitable to “give effect to the Barangaroo restricted gaming licence” after money laundering revelations. The 18-month inquiry cumulated in recommendations that the company board go under a restructure to give authorities confidence that further possible breaches of anti-money laundering legislation […]
Rod Baker has resigned after 10 years at the helm of Great Canadian Gaming Corp. He travelled to a remote town with his wife in January, where he broke quarantine requirements to get a COVID-19 vaccine. The couple pretended to be staff, and were later caught and charged by authorities, […]
Stocks that are closely tied to the reopening of the American economy were crushed in Friday trades after President Trump tested positive for COVID-19. The news served as a reminder to investors just how precarious the economic reopening is as Winter approaches and daily COVID-19 cases are on the rise. […]
William Hill has received takeover proposals from both Apollo Global Management and Caesars Entertainment, but says there is no certainty of sealing a deal, Bloomberg reported. The UK gambling group, valued at $US4 billion (£3.2 million), announced last month that it was closing 119 stores due to COVID-19. Apollo is […]
David Portnoy’s Barstool Sports could drive “rapid share gains” for Penn National Gaming and help drive shares 20% higher from Wednesday’s close, according to Goldman Sachs. The research firm initiated Penn National at a buy with a 12-month price target of $US60 on Thursday, arguing that Barstool’s massive social media […]
MGM Resorts soared as much as 25% on Monday after IAC said it bought a 12% stake in the company for approximately $US1 billion. IAC Chairman Barry Diller called investing in MGM right now a “once in a decade opportunity.” IAC has been looking to put cash to work after […]
Eight of nine Atlantic City casinos reopened last weekend for the first time since New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy ordered them to close in light of the coronavirus pandemic on March 16. While the state was planning to resume indoor dining on July 2, Gov. Murphy said on June 29 […]
Warren bought a full-page ad in a newspaper that’s owned by Sheldon Adelson, a Republican billionaire, and said he would pay $US2.3 billion in the first year of her wealth tax. The taunt comes a day after the Democratic debate in Nevada, where Warren lambasted another billionaire on the stage, […]
Over the years, casinos in Las Vegas and beyond have been fleeced for millions of dollars in cheating scandals. While some cheats managed to evade casino security for years, most found their way to a jail cell. Here are nine scandals that rocked the gambling industry. Visit Business Insider’s home […]
Every aspect of a casino is designed to lead people into spending more money. Casinos use sounds, lights, and physical design to create an environment that is at once welcoming yet hard to step away from. Here are nine tricks casinos use to keep you spending your money. Visit Business […]
Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire casino magnate and Republican donor, died on January 11 at the age of 87. Adelson, who was chairman and majority shareholder of the world’s largest casino operator, Las Vegas Sands, was worth an estimated $US33 billion in January 2021 before he died, per Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. […]
Casino giant Las Vegas Sands says the recent opening of Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is a game-changer for its Macau business. The 29.6 kilometers bridge that connects Zhuhai and Macau with Hong Kong opened for traffic on October 24, and massively cut the travel time between Hong Kong and Zhuhai. It […]
In a single night four years ago, party promoter and restaurateur Larry Morrow gambled away $US35,000. Today, Morrow is a rising star in the entertainment and restaurant industries in New Orleans and has an extensive network of influential clients like Drake, Migos, and Floyd Mayweather. After his biggest loss, Morrow […]