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Watch the implosion of Trump’s failed casino in Atlantic City

Atlantic City officials invited the public to watch the implosion of Trump Plaza, a building that used to house a casino owned by Former US President Donald Trump. After being in the city for 30 years, the building collapsed in about seven seconds. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.
Watch the implosion of Trump’s failed casino in Atlantic City
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Some Las Vegas casinos gave away $20 to gamblers wearing a mask

Gamblers at Caesars Palace, Paris, Flamingo, The Linq, and Harrah’s in Las Vegas were given $US20 if they were wearing a mask in the casino as part of a limited-time promotion. $US7,500 was given away to 375 guests. While casino employees are required to wear masks, guests are currently only […]
Some Las Vegas casinos gave away $20 to gamblers wearing a mask
Lifestyle

From showgirls in face masks to a swarmed gaming floor in one casino, photos show what Las Vegas’ hotels and casinos looked like on the first day they reopened to the public

Some Las Vegas casinos and hotels opened to the public yesterday for the first time since March 17 under Phase 2 of Nevada’s opening. In order to open, casinos were required to submit plans outlining social distancing and hygiene measures to the Nevada Gaming Control Board. At least one casino […]
From showgirls in face masks to a swarmed gaming floor in one casino, photos show what Las Vegas’ hotels and casinos looked like on the first day they reopened to the public
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Shocking video shows crowded Las Vegas casino on first day of reopening

Las Vegas casinos began opening Thursday during phase two of Nevada’s reopening process. Before reopening, casinos created plans to promote safety, including ways to keep customers socially distanced. Some venues struggled to maintain social distancing between customers during the first day of reopening. A video of The D casino’s gaming […]
Shocking video shows crowded Las Vegas casino on first day of reopening
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Las Vegas casinos are about to reopen, and photos show that plexiglass shields, hand-washing stations, and out-of-service slot machines will be the new normal

Some hotels and casinos will be reopening on the Las Vegas Strip on Thursday after closing in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Casinos will be required to have a plan for proper hygiene and social distancing before they can reopen. At Bellagio and other MGM Resorts properties, hand-washing stations and […]
Las Vegas casinos are about to reopen, and photos show that plexiglass shields, hand-washing stations, and out-of-service slot machines will be the new normal
Strategy

9 scandals that rocked the gambling industry

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 […]
9 scandals that rocked the gambling industry
Lifestyle

THEN AND NOW: 23 photos of iconic casinos

From Monaco and Italy to the Las Vegas Strip, famous casinos around the world weren’t always the over-the-top, slot-machine-filled giants we know today. The first casino was the Casinó di Venezia in Venice, Italy. It’s been operating since the 17th century and now sits along the Grand Canal in Venice, […]
THEN AND NOW: 23 photos of iconic casinos
Strategy

9 tricks casinos use to keep you spending your money

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 […]
9 tricks casinos use to keep you spending your money
Lifestyle

Take a look inside the most expensive hotel room in the world, a 2-story sky villa designed by Damien Hirst that runs $100,000 per night and was just named one of the ‘world’s greatest places’

The Empathy Suite, designed by artist Damien Hirst, is the most expensive hotel room in the world at $US100,000 per night with a minimum two-night stay. The suite was included in Time Magazine’s Greatest Places of 2019 list. Located off the Las Vegas Strip in the Palms Casino Resort, the […]
Take a look inside the most expensive hotel room in the world, a 2-story sky villa designed by Damien Hirst that runs $100,000 per night and was just named one of the ‘world’s greatest places’