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17 min ago | The Sweet Science

Canelo Beats Ever-Moving Lara, Via Split DecisionRead More

Canelo Alvarez clashed with Erislandy Lara on Saturday night, July 12, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and on Showtime pay-per-view.

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Related Topix: MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Sports, Boxing, More Sports

Sat Jul 12, 2014

MDJonline.com

Cobb builder wins $1M lottery prize

Richard Sailors Jr. of Marietta, a Cobb County monument builder, won a monumental Georgia Lottery prize - a $1 million top prize playing the instant game Maximum Green.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Cobb, GA, Sumter County, GA, Cobb County, GA, Marietta, GA, Georgia Lottery

Examiner.com

Trump Plaza Casino likely to close next in Atlantic City's dying gaming industry

The owners of the Trump Plaza Casino asserted that they will most likely close on September 16, according to ABC News on Saturday.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Keeneland plans monthlong festival to coincide with 2015 Breeders' Cup

Keeneland Race Course plans to hold a monthlong festival next year to kick off its hosting of the 2015 Breeders' Cup World Championships.

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Related Topix: Churchill Downs Incorporated, Churchill Downs, Louisville, KY, Lexington, KY

Blood Horse

Calder's GM of Racing to Stay With CDI

's top racing official since 2009, has taken another management job with parent company Churchill Downs Inc. , which leased the Miami-area track's racing operations to Marshall plans to spend at least another month at Calder, where he is vice president and general manager of racing "I will relocate to a new assignment, but we don't yet know when or ... (more)

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Related Topix: Churchill Downs Incorporated

Examiner.com

The final countdown: rush to MGM Grand Spa for its revitalizing spring specials

Available through July 31, guests can choose from four seasonal services, including a 50-minute renewing Wild Grass Massage for only $135.

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Related Topix: MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment

The Las Vegas Sun

Frankie goes to Hollywood (Bowl) for a reunion with Joshua Bell

NOTE: In a serendipitous quirk of scheduling, Las Vegas headliners Frankie Moreno of the Stratosphere and Clint Holmes of Cabaret Jazz at the Smith Center performed on consecutive nights last week at the Hollywood Bowl.

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Related Topix: Classical, Joshua Bell, Stratosphere, Las Vegas, NV

Business Journal

Floyd "Money" Mayweather tour stop to include San Antonio

Floyd "Money" Mayweather likely won't catch a ride on the Iron Rattler or take the plunge on Bahama Blaster at Fiesta Texas' companion water park.

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Related Topix: MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Man who wants to build Jersey City casino is a big political donor: The Auditor

Paul Fireman isn't a casino mogul yet. But based on his political donations, the former Reebok chief executive who hopes to build a mega-casino complex in Jersey City is beginning to look like one.

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Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ, Apparel, Reebok International, Footwear, Las Vegas Sands, US News, Financial Services, Federal Election Commission

The Gleaner

Government earns $4.58b from gaming industry

During the 2013/14 fiscal year, the intake from the gaming industry was $4.583 billion, an increase of 11 per cent over the previous fiscal year.

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Reuters

Former Macau partner sues Las Vegas Sands for $5 billion

A former Macau business partner of Las Vegas Sands Corp accused the casino operator of misappropriating trade secrets and is suing Sands for at least $5 billion in profits that it says are owed via their joint ownership of copyright related to a casino license bid.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas Sands, Asian-American

WWBN-FM Burton

Guns N' Roses' Dizzy Reed Reveals Band Will Take Time Off, Details Progress on New Album

Guns N' Roses have just shared a double dose of important band news. Longtime keyboardist Dizzy Reed reveals that Guns N' Roses are taking an open-ended break which may last until next year.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Guns N' Roses, Dizzy Reed, Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games, Hard Rock Hotel

KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

Judge Again Delays Closing Of Sioux City Casino

A judge has granted another reprieve to the Argosy riverboat casino in Sioux City, The casino operator, Penn National Gaming Co., is appealing the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission's decision to close the casino.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Road rage incident leaves 1 man dead

The Courier-Journal reports that the man, Justin D. Beeler, lived about a half mile from where his vehicle struck a tree in the median of a parkway near Churchill Downs.

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Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Churchill Downs Incorporated, Churchill Downs

Business Journal

Isle of Capri eliminates corporate positions in cost-cutting effort

Isle of Capri Casinos has eliminated its executive chairman position, which was held by Jim Perry , and appointed Robert Goldstein board chairman.

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Reuters

Macau graft agency probes Wynn land deal

Macau's corruption agency said on Friday it is examining a land deal relating to Las Vegas mogul Steve Wynn's upcoming $4 billion casino in the world's biggest gambling hub.

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Related Topix: Steve Wynn, Wynn Resorts

Thu Jul 10, 2014

KIMT

Whata s next for the lottery

KIMT News 3 - It keeps people coming back for more week after week. The lottery is a game of chance, but they say you can't win if you don't play.

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Related Topix: Iowa Lottery

VentureBeat

Decent Capital's Jonathan Qiu talks gaming industry, and investing in American companies

Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/10/decent-capitals-jonathan-qiu-talks-gaming-industry-and-investing-in-american-companies/ The online and mobile gaming industry is an ever-expanding and increasingly viable market for many venture capitalists, including China's Decent Capital .

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Staunton Woman Wins Lottery for a Second Time

When Peggy Huffman won the $100,000 top prize in the July 4 Cash 5 drawing from the Virginia Lottery, she already knew what it was like.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Virginia Lottery, Staunton, VA

Norwalk Reflector

Revenue down at Ohio's casinos, racinos

Revenue was down in June at five of Ohio's the six casinos and racinos that have been open for more than a year.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Lottery, Ohio Lottery Commission

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