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Wynn beats Wall Street 2Q forecasts

Wynn announced major expansion plans with Paradise Park.

Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $70.4 million ...

Troubled Nevada sports book operator fined again

Nevada regulators say they'll let one of the state's largest sports book operators stay in business after years of underpaying winning ...

Earnings down 30.1 percent for Las Vegas Sands

The Venetian on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, on the Las Vegas Strip.

Las Vegas Sands, the casino company that operates the Venetian and Palazzo on the Strip as well as resorts in Macau and elsewhere, reported its second-quarter earnings today ...

Fortune, friction and decline as casino 'Chinatown' matures

No ornate archway marks it. No obvious business district with exotic signs and storefronts sets it apart. But in the quiet neighborhoods around two of the nation's largest casinos, a sort of suburban Chinatown has been growing for over a decade ...

Ohio man hits nearly $500K jackpot at Las Vegas airport

An Ohio man is almost half a million dollars richer today after hitting a Wheel of Fortune jackpot at McCarran International Airport. The airport announced that ...

Another vestige of Olympic purity falls away with sports books taking bets on Games

The Rio 2016 sign stands in front of the Olympic Village during a media tour in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, June 23, 2016.

The long, slow erosion of the Olympics’ claim to sporting purity has reached a new landmark ...

Sands table supervisor stole $3,000 in chips hidden in bra, police say

The Sands Bethlehem opened May 22, 2009. The resort, which has 3,000 slot machines and four restaurants, was the eighth casino to open in Pennsylvania since slots gambling was legalized in 2004.

A Sands casino table games supervisor is charged with stealing $3,000 in chips by stuffing them in her bra ...

Peppermill in Reno latest casino aiming to leave NV Energy

The Peppermill resort in Reno is asking regulators for permission to leave NV Energy and buy electricity from another provider. The resort ...

Station announces plans to build casino in Reno

An artist's rendering of the property Station Casinos is planning to build in Reno.

Las Vegas locals gaming giant Station Casinos today announced plans to build a casino in Reno on land it owns near the convention center there. The company said it has not determined when it will develop the $50 million to $70 million project. But Station filed an application Monday for a special-use permit to build on some 8 acres along South Virginia Street, across from the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. Station envisions ...

Regulators delay West Las Vegas gambling hall's revamp as Tokyo Casino

A neon sign signifying the New Town Tavern and Casino, located on F Street and Jackson in the Historic Westside on Jan. 29, 2016.

A small shuttered casino in Las Vegas’ historic West Las Vegas neighborhood could someday be transformed into a resort that would form the flagship development in ...

Taj Mahal ultimatum: Take casino health deal by Monday or it's gone

Striking workers from New Jersey's Trump Taj Mahal casino join supporters of Local 54 from the Unite-HERE union to protest outside the Fifth Avenue office of Carl Icahn, Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in New York.

A strike against Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal casino grew more contentious today as strikers rallied outside the New York offices of Donald Trump, who opened the casino, and Carl Icahn, his fellow billionaire who now owns it. As the protest unfolded, Icahn's management team ...

New Jersey regulators OK MGM's Borgata purchase

In this June 26, 2013, photo, the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is seen in Atlantic City, N.J., with the nearby Water Club reflected in its gold glass facade.

MGM Resorts International's purchase of Boyd Gaming's 50 percent stake in Atlantic City's top casino has received regulatory approval in New Jersey. The Casino Control Commission on Wednesday voted 3-0 to approve lease agreements needed for the sale that will give ...

Mobile casino tournaments launch at 9 MGM resorts

MGM Resorts International announced today that it has launched a mobile platform through which customers at nine of its Las Vegas resorts will be able to gamble with ...

Owner of Tahoe's Cal Neva Lodge files for bankruptcy

The owner of the shuttered Cal Neva Lodge & Casino has filed for bankruptcy, jeopardizing plans once again plans to reopen the most historic resort on the ...

Union workers ratify contract for 3 Atlantic City casinos

This Dec. 27, 2013, photo shows the exterior of Caesars Atlantic City in Atlantic City N.J., with the Wild West facades of Bally's Atlantic City in the foreground.

Workers in Atlantic City have approved a new contract with three casinos while a strike continues at the Trump Taj Mahal. Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union says workers from the three Caesars Entertainment-owned casinos in Atlantic City voted Monday to ...