A casino-backed group pushing for federal legislation to make online poker explicitly legal says regulating online card play nationwide won’t hurt state lotteries.
Wynn Resorts Ltd. founder Steve Wynn and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft say they will move forward with a proposal to build a $1 billion casino in Foxborough , Mass., only if the town supports the plan.
Casinos on American Indian reservations have blossomed into a $26 billion-a-year industry scattered across the nation. And, as they’ve grown in number and revenue, they’ve also added resort-level amenities.
ATLANTIC CITY — New Jersey has seized nearly $70,000 in jackpots won by gamblers who told Atlantic City casinos to keep them out.
A judge has told lawyers to expect a March trial for two men charged in a case that shut down U.S. operations for three Internet poker companies.
One day doesn’t make a month. But a 490-point surge by the Dow Jones industrial average, the largest single day gain since March 2009, gave the stock prices of several publicly traded casino operators and slot machine manufacturers a lift on the last day of November. The month as a whole was a mixed bag, however.