Vegas Man Robs Casino With Note, Is Swiftly Apprehended

Casino Crime

A Las Vegas Man robbed a casino cage for $10,000 in chips. The man was swiftly apprehended via a combination of silent alarm systems and surveillance. He is expected to appear in court in June 14, 2021. LAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man has been arrested after robbing a casino cage with a threatening … Read more

Nevada Gaming Commission Introduces Self Exclusion List

Nevada Casino

Nevada’s Gaming Commission introduced a self-exclusion list for online casinos. The list only applies to online casinos, as there are enforcement problems at land-based casinos. Such lists exist in other states, and while not necessarily effective at reducing problem gambling on their own, can be helpful to problem gamblers in other ways. LAS VEGAS – … Read more

Nevada Gaming Control Board Removes All COVID-19 Restrictions

Las Vegas Casino

The Las Vegas Strip is fully reopened as of June 1, 2021. There are no social distancing or occupancy limits on the Strip casinos anymore. They could be re-imposed in the future at the county level, with the backing of the NGCB. LAS VEGAS – Casinos on the Las Vegas Strip are no longer subject … Read more

Vegas Casinos Look To Remove Mask Mandates

The CDC is now recommending that those who are fully vaccinated are allowed to be indoors without masks. Consequently, Las Vegas casinos are removing their mask mandates. They are not tracking vaccination status, instead relying on the honor system. LAS VEGAS – The CDC released a statement to the effect that fully vaccinated people do … Read more

MGM Casinos Given Go Ahead To Fill 100% Gaming Capacity

MGM Grand Las Vegas

MGM’s casinos and resorts in Las Vegas have received approval to reopen fully. This approval applies specifically to their gaming floors, and not restaurants. They join Wynn Resorts and The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas as approved to reopen gaming at 100% capacity. LAS VEGAS – MGM’s casinos in Las Vegas have been approved to reopen … Read more

Wynn Millions Looks To Fill Summer Vegas Months With Poker

Wynn Millions Poker Tournament

The WSOP will not be back in Las Vegas until fall. To fill the void, the Wynn Las Vegas will be running their largest ever poker tournament. The Wynn Millions will run from June 24-July 2, and have a prize pool of $10 million. LAS VEGAS – Wynn Las Vegas is going to be running … Read more

FanDuel, Boyd Gaming Present Stardust Online Casino In NJ, PA

Stardust Online Casino

Boyd Gaming and FanDuel Group are partnering to launch Stardust Online Casino in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The launch will be pending regulatory approval. Both the New Jersey and Pennsylvania market will have the Boyd Gaming B Connected program, allowing points to transfer in both markets. LAS VEGAS – Popular Las Vegas gambling operation Stardust … Read more

IGT Taking Steps For Nevada Casinos To Offer Cashless Option

Resort Wallet cards

Nevada will now be allowing payments through their new Resort Wallet cards, an idea created by IGT. This is the first step in casinos going cashless in the future, allowing transactions to take place using these cards at the slot machines. Nevada will be the first state to implement this method of payment at their … Read more

Professional Poker Duo Bank $785K From NFL Wager Contests

David Baker

Professional poker players David Baker and Mark Gregorich can now add accomplished sports bettors to their resume. The two men became a team when entering two NFL contests, one of which was the coveted Las Vegas SuperContest where they have now become the crowned champions. LAS VEGAS – Two famous professional poker players known on … Read more