October 14, 2005
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Orleans mayor pushes plan for new gambling district
Hoping to jump-start this struggling city's economy in the wake of
Hurricane Katrina, Mayor Ray Nagin said he wants to allow Las
Vegas-style gambling in the city's larger hotels.
sure of Biloxi, waits for Gulfport
Harrah's Entertainment plans to build a "larger, better casino" to
replace the gutted Grand Casino Biloxi, but is undecided about whether
to rebuild its Gulfport casino until it understands how city leaders
want to develop the new Gulfport.
here to stay, but it can still shoulder more taxes
The little dust-up over gaming at the Mississippi Legislature during
the past couple of weeks brought two gigantic opposing political forces
into play — the religious lobby and the casino lobby.
OKs Hooters gaming license
The founders of the Hooters restaurant chain won a unanimous Gaming
Control Board recommendation Thursday for a gaming license as majority
owners of the San Remo Hotel just east of the Strip.
Court nominee was gaming regulator
White House Counsel and Supreme Court nominee Harriet Miers might have
a blank judicial slate, having never served as a judge, but she does
have a substantial public record in a surprising field - gaming.
Miers spark attack on Tigua casino?
A damaging charge against Supreme Court justice nominee Harriet Miers
is circulating through American Indian e-mail networks: that in 1999
she was the inspiration for the Texas government's drive to shut down
the casinos of two federally recognized tribes. The allegation is
debatable, but supported by enough circumstantial evidence to make it
are on the horizon: Casinos, CCC, regulators negotiating proposed
changes to Casino Control Act
They range from relatively benign changes in the way cards or dice are
handled to more serious proposals involving security on the casino
mayor now says Rosemont could do without casino
Rosemont Mayor Donald Stephens, a longtime advocate of a new casino in
his village, now says he doesn't think it's such a hot idea - hastening
to add, however, that it is too late to put the brakes on the project.
MontBleu casino picks new managers from within
With the MontBleu name announced Monday, the former Caesars Tahoe has
two heads of the helm to steer the casino and hotel in a new direction
- one from Boomtown Casino in Reno and the other working years from
within the Stateline establishment.
enters guilty plea
The former chief financial officer of a Manistee-based American Indian
tribe pleaded guilty to a host of criminal charges at his initial
appearance in federal court.
Casino loses fight to have $97,000 fine reduced
A Las Vegas casino that bankrolled an effort last year to get casino
gambling legalized in Nebraska lost its fight Friday to have a $97,000
fine cut to $14,200.
As poker continues to entrench itself in mainstream American culture,
accompanying organizations are springing up to ensure the game --
whether played online, in casinos or at home -- maintains a steady
increase in popularity.
of Fortune Turns Against Online Casinos
Shares in the online gamblers came under the hammer yesterday amid
fears the virtual poker boom may be coming to an end.
Jeff Simpson: The scoop on Gaughan's latest property
In the casino business the name of the game is luxury. You see it on
the Strip, where palaces like Wynn Las Vegas, Bellagio and the Venetian
capture ever larger chunks of the tourist dollar; in the locals market,
where Strip-quality properties like Green Valley Ranch blow their
competitors away, and even in the slot-bar market.
waiting period ended for Imperial Palace
Harrah's Entertainment Inc. announced that the Federal Trade Commission
has granted Harrah's request for the early termination of the waiting
period related to Harrah's pending acquisition of the Imperial Palace
Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
lead in woman's disappearance
Placer County Sheriff's Department detectives are following up on a
lead while searching for a 27-year-old Sacramento woman who had been
reported missing by her boyfriend after he found her car parked in the
Thunder Valley Casino parking lot.
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