Gaming

Macau struggles, tax provision hurt MGM’s 1st-quarter results

An exterior view of the Bellagio, June 6, 2013.

MGM Resorts, the casino company behind such Las Vegas Strip properties as the MGM Grand, Bellagio and Aria, reported its first-quarter earnings today. Revenue at the company’s United States resorts grew 3 percent compared to 2015, excluding its jointly owned properties. But revenue from ...

Resorts World construction to ramp up this year, finish in 2019

An artist's rendering of Resorts World Las Vegas.

Resorts World Las Vegas will begin full-scale construction sometime in the last three months of this year. Appearing before the Nevada Gaming Control Board ...

Tropicana owner Penn National gaming grows revenue, earnings in first quarter

A view of the Tropicana on the Las Vegas Strip, May 5, 2008.

Penn National Gaming, the casino company that owns the Tropicana and operates M Resort, reported its first-quarter earnings today ...

Raiders owner willing to spend $500 million on move to Las Vegas

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis leaves a meeting of the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee on Thursday, April 28, 2016, at UNLV.

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis said today he was serious about moving his team to Las Vegas and offered a half-billion-dollar pledge for a proposed ...

Nevada gambling revenue down 3 percent in March

A couple plays an electronic craps machine during the opening of the casino floor at the Cromwell, formerly Bill's Gamblin' Hall & Saloon, on the Las Vegas Strip and Flamingo Avenue, Monday, April 21, 2014.

State officials say Nevada gambling revenue was down 3 percent in March compared with the same month a year ago due to lower winnings in the Las Vegas area. The Nevada Gaming Control Board said Thursday that the state's casinos won ...

With new corporate name, Station Casinos IPO raises more than $531 million

This file photo shows Red Rock Resort in Summerlin.

Shares of Red Rock Resorts Inc., the new corporate name of Station Casinos, began publicly trading on the Nasdaq Stock Market today after the company raised more than $531 million in ...

Boyd Gaming revenue grows but earnings fall in 1st quarter

An exterior view of the Orleans, 4500 W Tropicana Ave., in Las Vegas Wednesday, May 13, 2015.

The biggest developments on Boyd’s radar right now are its recently announced acquisitions of three casinos: the Aliante in North Las Vegas, and the valley’s two Cannery properties. The company ...

Boyd Gaming buying Cannery casinos in valley for $230 million

The Eastside Cannery on Boulder Highway.

Boyd Gaming Corp., fresh off its announcement last week that it would acquire the Aliante casino, said it has reached an agreement to buy the Las Vegas assets of ...

Mexican version of bingo attracts new faces to local casinos

La Bonita pitchman Victor Flores holds a sign for “El Arbol” (The Tree) during a game of lotería at Texas Station.

Las Vegans Alex and Marco Ponce have fond memories of lotería, a game their Mexican-born parents taught them and that the brothers grew up playing in Huntington Beach, Calif. Texas Station and Boulder Station began offering nightly lotería this month. If the response is high enough, it could become a staple ...

Summerlin casino will pay $25K fine to settle complaint

The Rampart Casino is shown, Monday Sept. 26, 2011.

A Summerlin casino will pay a $25,000 fine to help settle a complaint that an intoxicated customer was allowed to continue to gamble and receive complimentary alcoholic drinks ...

Boyd Gaming to purchase Aliante casino for $380 million

The Aliante casino in North Las Vegas.

Boyd Gaming Corp. announced today that it has reached an agreement to buy the Aliante casino in North Las Vegas for $380 million. In purchasing ...

Marnell Gaming gets final OK to buy Nugget in Sparks

State gaming regulators today granted final approval to Marnell Gaming LLC’s acquisition of the Nugget casino in Sparks. The Nevada Gaming Commission signed off on the company’s purchase of the Northern Nevada property for ...

Stevens brothers purchase more property on Fremont Street

The D Las Vegas owners Greg Stevens and Derek Stevens, former Mayor Oscar Goodman and Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman react during the unveiling of the Manneken Pis Las Vegas statue at The D Las Vegas on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in downtown Las Vegas.

Downtown Las Vegas casino owners Derek and Greg Stevens today announced they bought more real estate on Fremont Street ...

Wells Fargo executive named to Nevada Gaming Commission

Gov. Brian Sandoval has appointed a Wells Fargo executive to fill a vacancy on the Nevada Gaming Commission ...

Las Vegas Sands revenue, earnings fall in 1st quarter

The exterior of the Venetian is seen Thursday, July 18, 2013.

Las Vegas Sands, the casino company that runs the Venetian and Palazzo on the Strip, as well as properties in Macau, Singapore and Pennsylvania, reported ...