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51 min ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

Turning 20: Longtime valets recall early days at casino

Ewing has worked there since its opening 20 years ago. The casino will celebrate its 20th anniversary Aug. 23. Valet attendants Chris Sanglay, left, and Chuck Ewing work at their booth at Boulder Station.

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Related Topix: Station Casinos

4 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

Deadly accident survivors use comedy to heal wounds

Two months after being involved in a June 7 accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed a man, seriously injured comedian Tracy Morgan, and left Gale, Stanton, and another comedian battered and bruised, the two men gathered at the Starboard's Comedy Night Aug. 12, where they continued the healing process.

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Related Topix: Dover Downs Gaming and Entertainment, New York

7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Alamos Gold Gets Its EIA Approved For Its Agi Dagi Project In Turkey

Alamos Gold Announced that the Turkish Ministry of Environment and Urbanization signed off on the company's Environmental Impact Assessment for its Agi Dagi Project.

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Related Topix: Alliance Gaming

11 hrs ago | The Review

Impact of potential smoking ban popular debate

With the Hancock County health board expected to vote on a countywide smoking ban next week, public debate continues to center on the potential economic, rather than health, effects of the policy.

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Related Topix: Hancock County, OH, Lottery, Marketing, Smoking, Medicine, Health, Austintown, OH

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

AFAN fills LMNT-al need with Bryan Chan, Black & White Party host

Hosts Jaymes Vaughan and James Davis of Chippendales at the Rio entertain the crowd during the 27th Annual Aid for AIDS of Nevada Black Chippendales headliners Nathan Minor, Bryan Chan and James Davis attend the "Kiss for a Cure" benefit for the American Cancer Society and ForgetCancerNow.com at the Act in the Palazzo on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012.

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Related Topix: Hard Rock Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

TheStreet.com

Wynn Resorts Is Still Seeking a Big Payoff on Macau Bet

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Related Topix: Destination Hotels and Resorts, Hotels, Wynn Resorts, Mozilla, Steve Wynn

Business Journal

Casino developers face critical vote tonight

Supporters and opponents of building a $300 million casino in East Greenbush, New York are expected to converge on town hall again tonight as another critical vote is scheduled concerning the project.

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Related Topix: East Greenbush, NY, Churchill Downs Incorporated

BayStreet.ca

On4 Enters Into Discussions to Acquire Online Gaming Contracts

VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / August 20, 2014 / On4 Communications, Inc. would like to announce that it has entered into discussions with NetCents to acquire the company's Online Gaming Contracts.

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Sys-Con Media

Scientific Games and Bally Announce Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Waiting Period

The acquisition is expected to be completed in early 2015. in cash per share. The acquisition will be financed with debt and cash on hand and Scientific Games has obtained committed debt financing for the transaction, which is not subject to a financing contingency.

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Related Topix: Scientific Games, Startups, Linden Lab, Bally Technologies

The Las Vegas Sun

Who is Nevada's top federal campaign contributor in 2014 election?...

Nevada's top federal campaign contributor isn't a casino mogul or a real estate developer.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas Sands, Steve Wynn

Examiner.com

Mondays Dark With Mark Shunock 10 benefits His Love Street with 'Soul Funkafied'

The August edition of "Mondays Dark with Mark Shunock " took place on Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 8:30 p.m. at Vinyl inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.The evening titled "Soul Funkdafied" featured singers Earl Turner, Clint Holmes, Chadwick Johnson, Skye Dee Miles, former "Supreme" Mary Wilson, LV Tenors, Lisa Mack, , Nevada SPCA and the St. Therese ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hard Rock Hotel, Black Entertainment, Gladys Knight, Las Vegas, NV

Tue Aug 19, 2014

MLive.com

Mega Millions winning numbers for $160 million jackpot; Michigan Lottery officials report brisk saless

Tonight's Mega Millions jackpot is $160 million, and the winning numbers will be selected at 10:59 p.m. "From 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., sales were averaging about 93,000 tickets per hour.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Michigan Lottery, Port Huron, MI

Business Journal

GM of Dayton racino talks gearing up for opening

Dayton's newest racino is on the cusp of opening, and its general manager is thinking big.

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Related Topix: Dayton, OH, Penn National Gaming

Forbes.com

Tuesday Sector Laggards: Precious Metals, Biotechnology Stocks

In trading on Tuesday, precious metals shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 0.7%.

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Related Topix: Alliance Gaming, Rubicon Minerals, Mining

JD Supra

Massachusetts Gaming Commission Receives Final Community Input for...

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission held two public hearings the week of August 11, 2014 to finalize the comment process before awarding the Boston-area casino license.

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Related Topix: Charlestown (Boston, MA), Boston, MA, Wynn Resorts

ClickOnDetroit

$218,000 Michigan Lottery prize goes unclaimed

A Michigan Lottery ticket worth $218,000 has gone unclaimed for a year and was deposited into the state's fund for K-12 schools.

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Related Topix: Michigan Lottery, Detroit, MI

KCRG

Iowa siblings sharing $1 million lottery prize

The Des Moines Register says 61-year-old Stephen Bevis, his 59-year-old brother, Craig, and their 55-year-old sister, Marsha, claimed their prize Monday at Iowa Lottery headquarters in Des Moines.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Iowa, Iowa Lottery

RGT Online

Texas Lottery Commission approves bingo device upgrade

Texas will see changes to bingo devices, the Star-Telegram reported. The Texas Lottery Commission has approved the switch to electronic bingo cards away from paper ones, the report said.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Great Canadian Gaming (GC) - Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Great Canadian Gaming recently: Great Canadian Gaming had its price target raised by analysts at Raymond James from C$15.00 to C$19.00.

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Related Topix: Great Canadian Gaming, Apparel, Raymond Ltd

Myrtle Beach Online

Both sides of casino debate ready campaign moves

A pro-casino group called the "Committee to Protect Massachusetts Jobs" said Monday that they've been planning their campaign for the past three weeks and expect to launch "an extensive ground effort throughout the fall."

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, Penn National Gaming, Media, Hotels, House Party, MGM Mirage, Longmeadow, MA, East Longmeadow, MA

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