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The Fair Grounds released their 2014-15 Thoroughbred schedule on Wednesday, announcing a drastic reduction in both stakes races and stakes purchases for the upcoming season. Overnight purses will also be cut by 17 percent or $37,000 a day.
2 hrs ago | Network World
Sports betting is illegal everywhere except Nevada, though New Jersey looks poised to toss its foundering casino industry that potential lifeline. And yet somehow Delaware residents - who cannot play poker online or legally bet on individual sporting events - are not only allowed but encouraged to gamble on a game of chance that carries almost impossible odds: picking the winner of 15 National Football League games against the point spread, which if you're not familiar with that term translates to calling a coin flip correctly 15 times in a row.
5 hrs ago | Canada.com
If you missed out on the dramatic gains in Amaya Gaming Group Inc., there may be another Canadian company to provide exposure to the lucrative online gambling market. Rather than be a bookie that takes bets, TheScore Inc. has an opportunity to partner with an online casino and channel its growing user base towards its platform, Beacon Securities analyst Vahan Ajamian said in a report Wednesday.
6 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com
One day, when I was around 28 years old and building the display division of American Manufacturing, I waved around a half million dollar purchase order and a $250,000 deposit check from Hanes Hosiery.
GRIEVING mum Rosie Batty has urged Victorian voters to think about the political parties' stances on tackling family violence before heading to the polls this November. A SLUSH fund controlled by CFMEU officials skimmed 20per cent of the cost of every soft drink sold to workers on union-controlled construction sites, a royal commission into union corruption has heard.
It's an eye-grabbing title, among other body parts, and, yes, three close-up magicians and an improv comedienne could lose their clothes while performing close-up magic in a new show coming to the Strip. The cool, sexy and hip trio perform raw - no big boxes, smoke or mirrors - and in their version of strip poker make playful bets with Emily Lauren Sanders in her role as a cocktail waitress to remove her clothing while creating unbelievable and impossible close-up routines.
Tribal leaders said they are confident that they will win the case. They have argued that what they are doing is entirely legal.
Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino has permanently closed its doors, making it the fourth Atlantic City casino to go belly-up this year. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Famed rock & roll band Huey Lewis & The News will perform live at 7 p.m. Oct. 11, in the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino Resort. Formed by two rival Bay area bands in 1979, Huey Lewis & The News have sold more than 20 million albums and continue to thrill audiences worldwide.
Pennsylvania's 12 casinos won $66.4 million from poker, craps, and other table games players last month, 4.6 percent more than in the same period last year. But results were split on the basis of individual casinos.
Evolution Gaming, the world leader in video-streamed Live Dealer gaming, has launched a dedicated live casino environment for Full Tilt.Full Tilt is best known as one of the world's leading poker brands and is now expanding its offering of casino games. studios, includes three live blackjack tables and one live roulette table.
The Vacaville Police Officer's Association will hold its 6th Annual Poker Tournament, playing Texas Hold'em in Memory of Catie Allio, on Saturday. Check-in starts at 5 p.m., dinner service starts at 6 p.m. and the tournament will start promptly at 7 p.m. Cost is $40 buy in or $15 for dinner only .
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Previously secret documents relating to James Packer's proposed VIP casino at Barangaroo have been released by the NSW gambling authority, despite an initial claim their release would be commercially damaging to the billionaire's company, Crown Resorts. However, large slabs of a contract between the Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority and Crown in relation to the casino remain secret.
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NEW casinos in Queensland and Sydney are going all out to attract extremely wealthy Chinese high-rollers, but could these billion-dollar casinos become a haven for crime? ALMOST one in five adults in Australia rarely or never have any money left at the end of a pay cycle, a new study has found. TECHNOLOGY has made becoming a share investor easier and faster than ever, with first-time investors buoyed by solid price growth among many major stocks.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:24 am
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