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38 min ago | WWLP

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TodayState gambling regulators will hear from both Wynn Resorts and Mohegan Sun, the developers looking to land the Boston region's lone casino license. Home buying and selling tends to cool down along with the fall weather.


Related Topix: Destination Hotels and Resorts, Wynn Resorts, Hotels, Home Buying, Home

1 hr ago | Barron's

6 High-Conviction Stock Picks From an Index-Beater

David Rainey is not afraid to buck conventional wisdom. When Internet darling stocks were soaring the late 90s, Rainey stayed away, and the Hennessy Focus Investor paid a price in underperformance.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Penn National Gaming

3 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

Video: Prichard Colon on Vegas Victory, Career, More

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - Ryan Burton catches up with hard hitting Puerto Rican prospect Prichard Colon, who is signed by influential manager Al Haymon, to discuss his recent decision win, what his thoughts were on the fight and how it played out, when he anticipates to return back to the ring and more.


Related Topix: Hard Rock Hotel

Mon Sep 15, 2014

RGT Online

Inside Gaming: Industry is not facing slots of fun

The outlook for U.S. slot machine industry continues to be bleak. Analysts said this month the replacement market - in which slot machine manufacturers sell casinos newer games to change out older products - has fallen from previous estimates.


Related Topix: Scientific Games, Lottery, Multimedia Games

One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Las Vegas Sands

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Las Vegas Sands Corp . So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one interesting call contract, from the October expiration for LVS.


Related Topix: Las Vegas Sands, Financial Markets

The Las Vegas Sun

Tiesto wades into new production with Bellagio Fountains show

Tiesto and Hakkasan Group CEO Neil Moffitt attend Night 3 of Hakkasan's first-anniversary celebrations Saturday, April 26, 2014, at MGM Grand. "Whimsical" might not be the first term to leap to mind when experiencing a set by international superstar DJ Tiesto when he holds fort at Hakkasan in MGM Grand.


Related Topix: Dance, Trance, Tiesto, Pop/Rock, MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment, Las Vegas, NV

The Jersey Journal

Mount Laurel business volunteers to build Camden rain garden

CAMDEN - Approximately 20 workers from a landscape design and architecture firm in Mount Laurel volunteered Monday to construct a rain garden in Camden's Cramer Hill neighborhood. The employees, all from the Mount Laurel offices of Stantec Inc., installed plants at the corner of 29th Street and Pierce Avenue, in an unused area adjacent to Von Nieda Park.


Related Topix: Mount Laurel, NJ, Station Casinos

The San Diego Union-Tribune

DJ David Guetta at Intervention

International sensation David Guetta will bring his massively popular EDM hits to Intervention at the Hard Rock Hotel this Sunday. With more than 8 million albums sold and growing, the Grammy Award-winning French house DJ is one of the biggest names coming through San Diego this season.


Related Topix: Hard Rock Hotel

Las Vegas Review Journal

Judge releases man who crashed truck into Stratosphere

Ryan Brown, 40, was on a six-day drug bender Wednesday when he crashed a 2004 Ford F-150 with California plates through the casino's glass doors, police said. Brown had argued with a pedestrian in the valet area before he gassed the truck and crashed, police said.


Related Topix: Stratosphere, Drugs, Las Vegas, NV

ABC News

Dubai's Atlantis Resort to Get $1.4B Expansion

Developers say they will build a $1.4 billion expanse of lavish suites and residences next to the famed Atlantis resort on Dubai's man-made palm-shaped island. Investment Corporation of Dubai and Kerzner International Holdings, which will manage the 800-room hotel, announced the plans for The Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences on Monday.


Related Topix: Kerzner International


These Girls Are Fighting Sexism With a Video Game About Tampons

Two New York high schoolers are hoping to combat misogyny with Tampon Run , a game that cleverly replaces guns in an old school shooter game with, well, tampons. The girls, who graduated from the Girls Who Code camp - a program that teaches girls to code in hopes of closing the gender gap in tech - this summer, thought it was strange that violence and guns seem to be so mainstream in our culture while talking about periods - which every woman experiences - is not.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions

Pearson plc Rating Lowered to Add at AlphaValue

They currently have a GBX 1,370 price target on the stock. AlphaValue's price objective would indicate a potential upside of 16.30% from the stock's previous close.


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Berkshire Eagle

Gambling regulators resume Boston casino talks

State gambling regulators were to resume discussions on awarding the lucrative Boston-area casino license to either Wynn Resorts or Mohegan Sun. In a surprise move, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission suspended last week's deliberations in order to give the two casino giants time to respond to a series of terms and conditions the panel wants to impose on the projects.


Related Topix: Boston, MA, Destination Hotels and Resorts, Hotels, Wynn Resorts, Everett, MA, Revere, MA

IG Group Launches Stockbroking Platform

The platform has IG Group's existing world-class technology at its heart, providing investors with real-time transparent pricing, sourced from multiple venues, and easy access to key international stock markets with market-leading commission rates. IG Group is a global leader in online trading, providing fast and flexible access to over 10,000 financial markets including shares, indices, forex, commodities and binaries.


Related Topix: IG Group, Financial Markets


Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez: Hot Las Vegas Date At Floyd Mayweather Fight

It's all about spending quality time together for Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez. The pair was spotted hanging out in Las Vegas on September 13 before heading to Floyd Mayweather's big fight.


Related Topix: Hard Rock Hotel, MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment

Sun Sep 14, 2014

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.


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

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.


Related Topix: Lakes Entertainment

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.


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Churchill Downs Incorporated


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.


Related Topix: MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment

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.


Related Topix: Interactive Systems Worldwide, Computers


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