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3 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

LinkedIn and Tesla are big market movers

The gambling equipment maker is being bought by rival Scientific Games Corp. in a deal worth $5.1 billion, including debt.


Related Topix: Scientific Games, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

5 hrs ago |

How Will Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Stock React To This Decline In Macau's July Revenue?

The 3.6% drop in revenue is a result of high rollers staying away from the gambling district, as Beijing continues to work to end corruption in the region.


Related Topix: Las Vegas Sands, Financial Markets

9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Scientific Games strikes $3.3B deal to buy Bally

In this June 6, 2007 file photo, Bally Technologies slot machines are showcased at the Palms hotel-casino in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Scientific Games, Startups, Linden Lab, Bally Technologies

12 hrs ago | Fox News

Scientific Games to Buy Bally Technologies

Scientific Games Corp, which makes slot machines for casinos, will buy larger rival Bally Technologies Inc for about $3.27 billion.


Related Topix: Scientific Games, Business News

13 hrs ago | PlanPhilly

Closing of AC casinos won't influence PA gaming board decision

The closing and prospective shuttering of several Atlantic City casinos legally can't influence the gaming board's still-pending decision on the granting of a second Philadelphia casino license.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Harrisburg, PA, Penn National Gaming

17 hrs ago | Chain Drug Review

Good Neighbor Pharmacy gets ThoughtSpot 2014 under way

Thousands of community pharmacists and other industry stakeholders have converged on Las Vegas for ThoughtSpot 2014, the annual trade show of AmerisourceBergen Corp. and its Good Neighbor Pharmacy network.


Related Topix: Biotech, AmerisourceBergen, MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment, Canton, OH

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Local woman wins $150K Jennifer Ramos, an office manager at a dental...

Jennifer Ramos of Stafford County, an office manager at a dental practice, credits her mother for winning $150,000 in the Virginia Lottery.


Related Topix: Stafford County, VA, Dentistry, Virginia Lottery

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Lakeland woman wins Miss Hooters International

Lakeland woman wins Miss Hooters International A Lakeland fitness model has won the 2014 Miss Hooters International title.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Hard Rock Hotel, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games

Detroit Free Press

Friday the 13th lucky day for $66M Mega Millions winner from Port Huron

Friday the 13th was a mega lucky day for Kelsey Zachow. But for 11 days, the 24-year-old Port Huron woman didn't know she had the winning $66 million Mega Millions lottery ticket, purchased June 13 at Sonny's Mart in Mt.


Related Topix: Port Huron, MI, Mount Clemens, MI, Lottery, Michigan Lottery, Sterling Heights, MI, Macomb County, MI

Ohio State Fair racing returns to Scioto Downs

Ohio State Fair races for two and three-year olds in their respective divisions will be contested on Friday and Saturday .


Related Topix: Scioto Downs

RGT Online

Multimedia Games sees profits decline in third quarter

Slot machine maker Multimedia Games, Inc. suffered a decline in profits during the third quarter despite a slight revenue increase.


Related Topix: Multimedia Games, Austin, TX

Hispanic Business

Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. Reports Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2014

The Company's revenues for the second quarter of 2014 were for the second quarter of last year.


Related Topix: Dover Downs Gaming and Entertainment

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Wednesday 7/30 Insider Buying Report: PENN, FISI

Bargain hunters are wise to pay careful attention to insider buying, because although there are many various reasons for an insider to sell a stock, presumably the only reason they would use their hard-earned cash to make a purchase, is that they expect to make money.


Related Topix: Penn National Gaming, Financial Services, Banking, Financial Institutions, Financial Markets


Cops: Alleged Casino Robber Spent Cash on Hookers, Clothes, Good Times

Scott Carmitchell of Kansas had himself a helluva time in Las Vegas last weekend, with a $400 hotel room at the Hard Rock Hotel, a Caesars Palace shopping spree, a bag of weed and a quartet of hookers helping to keep his spirits high.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games, Kansas Government, Kansas, Hard Rock Hotel

Lexington Herald-Leader

Stumbo: State tax incentives for Noah's Ark theme park violate constitution

House Speaker Greg Stumbo said Wednesday that it's not appropriate for the state to provide tax incentives for a Noah's Ark theme park in Grant County.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Kentucky, Churchill Downs Incorporated, Churchill Downs, US Governors, Steve Beshear

KTIV-TV Sioux City

A look back at the history of riverboat gambling in Sioux City

While Sioux City has enjoyed riverboat gambling for more than 21-years, the process of bringing a boat to Sioux City became a long, draw-out battle for the non-profit group that sponsored the boat, and city leaders who wanted to promote tourism.


Related Topix: Sioux City, IA, Terry Branstad, US Governors, Argosy Gaming, Marketing, Penn National Gaming


Stumbo questions Noah's Ark incentives, backs off on expanded gambling

Democratic Speaker of the House Greg Stumbo on Wednesday questioned the constitutionality of state incentives for a Noah's Ark tourist attraction in Grant County.


Related Topix: Churchill Downs Incorporated, Churchill Downs, US News

Digital Game Developer

14th Annual Gaming Trade Show to Unite Greatest Collection of Industry Leaders this September

The annual eventknown as Global Gaming Expo takes placesSeptember 30to October 2at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in "We're thrilled to bring together an impressive group of industry leaders who have helped to lead the growth of our industry into the economic engine it is today," saidGeoff Freeman, president and CEO of the AGA.


Business Journal

Multimedia Games misses Q3 expectations, stock drops

Multimedia Games Holding Company Inc. shares plunged 13 percent Wednesday, down $3.47 to $24.07 in late-day trading, after the company missed analysts' earnings expectations in the third quarter.


Related Topix: Multimedia Games, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services


Lobbying in First Six Months Almost Level With Previous Year

Spending on K Street through the first half of this year is barely lower than it was last year - perhaps an early sign that the lobbying industry is coming out of its slide.


Related Topix: Las Vegas Sands, Abortion


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