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1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Upstate NY casino applicants maneuver for support

In a Monday, June 30, 2014 file photo, workers from Genting Company bring bids for two casino locations to the New York State Gaming building, in Schenectady, N.Y. New York is just now getting into the casino game, with more than a dozen groups lining up to open upstate casinos. The state's late arrival at the betting table is forcing developers to think smaller.

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Related Topix: Schenectady, NY, New York, Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games, Churchill Downs Incorporated, Albany, NY

5 hrs ago | In El Dorado County

Original Casino Manager Wins $2.7 million against Lakes Entertainment

Transition between management companies included this short-lived theme before it was switch to the Red Hawk we know today Local Argovitz wins $2.7 million in case against former casino manager, Lakes Ent. "We are surprised and disappointed in the award.

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7 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

Rep. Helena Moreno to meet with New Orleans Fair Grounds officials amid report of sale

Rep. Helena Moreno, D-New Orleans, will meet with Churchill Downs Inc. officials on Monday to discuss their future plans for the Fair Grounds racetrack amid a report that the company has put it up for sale. Moreno, along with Rep. Patrick Connick, R-Marrero, was at the forefront of legislation that would have required CDI to reinvest into the track after it showed signs of decline since the company's purchase in 2004.

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11 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 Results: Key Highlights from Money Triumph

Floyd Mayweather extended his professional record to 47-0 with a unanimous-decision victory over Marcos Maidana on Saturday evening and was fully deserving in his Las Vegas triumph. The rematch didn't ascend to the same levels of excitement as the first meeting between this pair four months ago, but two fighters of this quality are always culpable to cause drama.

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Related Topix: MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment

15 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

Interactive Systems Worldwide, Inc. (ISWI) - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Report Available

The profile will give you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

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Related Topix: Interactive Systems Worldwide, Computers

19 hrs ago | Boston Herald

Revere mayor: - Logic dictates' Mohegan should win bid

With just days to go before the coveted Boston-area casino license is awarded, Revere Mayor Daniel Rizzo has fired off a letter to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission slamming Wynn Resorts' Everett project and touting the benefits of going with Mohegan Sun, which is proposing a casino in his backyard. "Since the commission estimates that Wynn and Mohegan Sun will generate roughly the same level of gross gaming revenue, logica dictates that the license should go to the project that has the highest chance for success," Rizzo wrote.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Boxing Scene

Live Stream: Mayweather/Maidana Countdown Show

'MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2,' a 12-round world championship bout for Mayweather's WBA Welterweight Belt and WBC Welterweight and Super Welterweight World Titles takes place Saturday, Sept. 13 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas and is promoted by Mayweather Promotions, Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Corona Extra, O'Reilly Auto Parts, 'The Equalizer' in theaters Sept.

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Examiner.com

Scott Walker has already won the Dental Voters in Wisconsin

There is an election for governor going on in Wisconsin right now between Scott Walker and Mary Burke . Recently I was reading an article Samantha Kerkman wrote about the planned Hard Rock Cafe/ Casino in the Kenosha News.

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Boxing Scene

Stiverne Breaks Down Situation With Deontay Wilder

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - Ryan Burton catches up with WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne of Canada to get the latest on the situation with the negotiations for his mandatory defense against unbeaten puncher Deontay Wilder, which is scheduled for a mandated purse bid on October 1. Stiverne talks about being inactive while waiting for the situation to play out and more.

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MyFoxAtlanta

GA Lottery targets shadow winners

The Georgia Lottery tells the Fox 5 I-Team it's launching a full-scale effort to crack down on so-called "shadow winners." Anyone with a winning ticket over $600 must show the Georgia Lottery proof of ID to collect their money.

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The News Item

Local lottery winners listed

According to records released by the Pennsylvania Lottery and the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue, 34 different players earned prizes of $1,000 in the game with three of them winning twice in the month of June. All total, the $1,000 Frenzy game accounted for $37,000 of the $97,500 of prizes of $1,000 or more won by local winners in June.

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MMAFighting.com

Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 Results: Live updates of undercard and main event

Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana will square off again at Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 on Saturday night. - Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports MMA Fighting has Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 results live for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 fight card at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday night.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Fox News

Claman on Call: The Dark Side of Retail

The U.S. gaming industry is a multi-billion dollar cash cow, but with multiple casino closures in Atlantic City, is it time for investors to take their chips and move them to Vegas? Gaming industry veteran and Wynn Resorts director Elaine Wynn told FOX Business in an exclusive interview that Atlantic City is a free market with many capable players and is still very much in the game. And a Nevada native shares how she feels about Tesla wheeling into her home state along with some pretty nice tax incentives.

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The Sweet Science

MGM Promises Tweaks To Help Crowd Exit Mayweather Fight Safely

Floyd Mayweathers' last fight, against Marcos Maidana, was a relative thriller compared to many of his showings, in which the stellar pugilist saps drama from the clash, because of his top-grade skill set. The aftermath of the scrap, which went down May 3 at the MGM in Las Vegas, was not as thrilling for many folks who were caught in a crowd crush leaving the venue.

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KFVS12

Calvin Klein goes classic, sophisticated

11, 2014. . The Proenza Schouler Spring 2015 collection is modeled during Fashion Week, Wednesday, Sept.

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Local Tech Wire

Inside the rise of the Triangle's gaming industry: The Vicious view

Eric Peterson, president and CEO of Vicious Cycle Software, can talk about the rise of the Triangle's video game industry with authority. After all, he has been involved in game involvement dating back the better part of two decades in Chapel Hill and elsewhere, from the days of Hasbro Interactive and since 1999 at Vicious, which now has new owners.

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RTE.ie

New Virgin Money chairman appointed

Virgin Money geared up for its expected stock market flotation today by hiring a new chairman and revealing further progress on trading. The bank, which bought the former failed lender Northern Rock from the UK government for an initial 820m in 2011, said Glen Moreno will take over as its chairman by the middle of next year.

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Related Topix: Publishing, PaulSon Gaming, Pearson, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Sweet Science

Quotes From "Mayhem" Undercard Presser

Fighters on the televised undercard for "MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2" took center stage today at MGM Grand for the final press conference before they enter the ring this Saturday, Sept. 13 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena live on SHOWTIME A and SHOWTIME PPV A .

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News woman wins $100,000 in lottery game

Angela Kilgo won the game's top prize after buying an Amethyst Purple Jewel 7 ticket at Citgo Mart on 12836 Jefferson Ave. in Newport News, according to a Virginia Lottery news release. She was awarded the prize on Aug. 28. In the release, Kilgo said she would be able to get a new vehicle to replace the one she's been driving for 20 years.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Police: Stratosphere casino crash was intentional

By The Associated Press The United States marked the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks against a troubling backdrop.

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