News Articles Written By: Mike Brown

MGM Resorts International CEO Shows Support for Nevada iGaming

During a recent discussion panel at IndyFest, the MGM Resorts International CEO Bill Hornbuckle says Nevada is missing out on the iGaming industry potential. In the state of Nevada, there are several options for gambling entertainment including sports... Read More

Judge Rules Missouri Casino Employees Can Sue Penn National

A federal judge in the state of Missouri has ruled that employees at two casinos can sue Penn National for wage violations. Penn National Gaming is finding itself in hot water after a Missouri federal judge decided to rule that employees at two casinos... Read More

Will Chicago’s Tax and Casino Investment Cost Scare Bidders?

The high tax rate and $1 billion investment requirement for a Chicago casino seem to be scaring off potential investors. The city of Chicago is preparing for a casino, with city officials calling for a high tax rate the property and a $1 billion... Read More

Nittany Mall Satellite Casino Plans Approved in Pennsylvania

The College Township Council decided to approve the planned casino project for the Nittany Mall in Pennsylvania, allowing yet another satellite venue to be placed inside a mall location. If all goes according to plan, a Bally’s Corporation branded... Read More

Massachusetts Lawmakers Pushing for Plainridge Park Boost

Lawmakers in Massachusetts are pushing new legislation to see Plainridge Park Casino become a fully operational gaming venue. In Massachusetts, there are three casinos in operation, MGM Springfield, Encore Boston Harbor, and Plainridge Park. The first... Read More

Opponents to Penn State Casino Voice Concern

Those opposed to the Penn State Casino coming to the Nittany Mall are voicing their concern. A Bally’s branded casino is set to come to the Nittany Mall in Pennsylvania, a satellite venue with an assortment of table games and slot machines. The mall... Read More

North Carolina Lawmakers Advance Tavern Gambling Bill

Lawmakers in North Carolina are pushing forward a bill that will legalize lottery terminals inside venues of the state. At taverns in North Carolina, it is not uncommon to see a gambling machine in operation. For over a decade, such machines have been... Read More

Gulf Coast Casinos Close Ahead of Hurricane Ida

As Hurricane Ida hits over the weekend, casinos located on the Gulf Coast are shutting down in preparation. Players who wanted to wager on sports games this past weekend on the Gulf Coast were out of luck. The region is right in the path of Hurricane... Read More

Pennsylvania Casinos Hit Another Monthly Revenue High

Casinos in Pennsylvania continue to see record high revenues despite the ongoing threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the past few months, casinos across the United States and the world have been trying to recover from the closures and limited... Read More

More Casino Mask Mandates as COVID-19 Runs Rampant

As COVID-19 cases increase across the United States, casinos reinstate mask mandates and other restrictions. Last spring COVID-19 was introduced into the world and heavily affected the casino industry. Venues were unable to offer services for weeks and... Read More