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  1. 5 Over-The-Top Concierge Services in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | WOBB-FM Albany

    If you choose to stay at the SKYLOFTS at MGM Grand , you can guarantee your experience will be as unique as you are. Each loft comes complete with its own service team, averaging about five employees.


  2. Integration improvements simplify teachers' data input effortsRead the original story

    21 min ago | District Administration

    Blackboard Inc. today announced the availability of an improved integration between Blackboard's teaching and learning solutions and Pearson's PowerSchool student information system that will take the burden of data management off the thousands of teachers that leverage both systems. Designed to simplify the grading and data input experience, the improved integration eliminates the need for teachers to double enter assignments and grades into the two systems.


  3. Malignaggi: Pacquiao Schooled in Slow, Fast, No MotionRead the original story

    23 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Former two division world champion Paulie Malignaggi had a chuckle when he read certain people are tabbing Manny Pacquiao as the winner of his May 2nd mega-fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. - after watching the entire fight in slow motion. Mayweather won a twelve round unanimous decision at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.


  4. Fortune: Mayweather Can Talk Sh*t, Beat One Arm FoeRead the original story

    24 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Justin Fortune, strength and conditioning coach for eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao, was not overly impressed with the way Floyd Mayweather Jr. won a twelve round unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao on May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Pacquiao, who came in with a right shoulder injury, tore his rotator cuff in the fourth round of the fight.


  5. Education advocate joins field challenging Rep. Cresent HardyRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... briefly CEO of the Palms and before that ran Pinnacle Entertainment. He is now in charge of Las Vegas-based regional gaming company Full House Resorts. Lee also has ties to philanthropist Elaine Wynn, who helps fund the state branch of Communities ...


  6. Female and Teens in Asia Interact More with Ads on Large-screen TabletsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Digital Game Developer

    Appier releases cross-screen user behavior insights giving game marketers an inside look into gamers' profiles across different devices to build smarter promotion. /PRNewswire/ -- Appier , a leading Artificial Intelligence technology company offering versatile cross-screen marketing solutions, today released an infographic highlighting the cross-screen user behaviors for gaming industry in seven Asian markets, including In this mobile world, games have evolved to become a part of our lives across different devices, which can be played anywhere and at anytime.


  7. Internet gambling off to a slow start in US, but slow improvements underway despite hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    ... betting market at $2.7 billion by 2020, down from an initial estimate of $5 billion. Speaking at the East Coast Gaming Congress in Atlantic City, casino operators, payment processors and legislators agreed the legalized online gambling industry is ...


  8. Kobe Bryant once took his helicopter to Las Vegas, spoiled his Lakers teammatesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    Kobe Bryant stories tend to be pretty extraordinary, and former Los Angeles Lakers guard Andrew Goudelock decided to share one that might be one of the best Mamba tales yet. Goudelock -- who the Lakers selected with the 46th pick in the 2011 NBA Draft -- reflected on a time when Kobe took the Mambacopter to the top of the MGM Grand casino in Las Vegas and spoiled his fellow purple and gold teammates, via David Pick of Basketball Insiders : "Kobe took the Lakers during preseason to the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas and bought the whole top floor for the team," Goudelock recalled.


  9. Online Gaming Industry StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Investopedia

    Despite an evolving regulatory background, online gaming has grown rapidly since the 1990s. More innovative and exciting gaming tools have added to the attraction of online gaming, and as younger players age they continue to play, creating more and more users.


  10. Harness Tracks of America scholarship renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... of the New Meadowlands and Chris McErlean , an HTA Scholarship alumnus and current senior executive at Penn National Gaming.


  11. Will 'Grand Theft Auto' Be Turned Into a Movie?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    Strauss Zelnick, chief executive officer and chairman at Take-Two Interactive, discusses the company's video game pipeline for 2016, why they don't license legacy game titles to make movies, and the future of virtual reality in the gaming industry. He speaks on "Market Makers."


  12. Daily Business Report-May 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Uptown San Diego Examiner

    ... create horrific traffic problems, invite crime and is not in character with Jamul's rural environment, Penn National Gaming Inc., the company that would manage the casino and is fronting the money for construction, has already begun building the ...


  13. Our view: It's time to let Alabama vote on a lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... could act as a foil to the state's tendency toward political corruption. Yes, we must be careful in designing our gaming commission, a ruling body that would be required to run the lottery and the scratch-off games so favored by the populace. The ...


  14. Following near-bankruptcy in 2009, Fertittas to sell shares of Station CasinosRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    It appears that the UFC owners are interested in selling shares of Stations Casinos to recoup some of their losses during near-bankruptcy in 2009. The Fertitta brothers, who own the Ultimate Fighting Championship , appear to be interested in selling shares of their Las Vegas casino company Station Casinos LLC. According to Bloomberg Business , sources close to the matter revealed that following bankruptcy in 2009, the Fertittas are interesting in regaining some of the $238 million put into the company's restructuring.


  15. Great Canadian Gaming (GC) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings ChangesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    They now have a "neutral" rating on the stock. 5/7/2015 - Great Canadian Gaming had its price target raised by analysts at Scotiabank from C$25.00 to C$27.00.


  16. A look at who made Forbes' list of America's 50 richest self-made womenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Forbes list of the 50 richest self-made women in the country is a diverse one, putting author Nora Roberts in the company of Pleasant Rowland, the creator of American Girl dolls, and Elizabeth Holmes , the woman who dropped out of Stanford to launch the blood testing company Theranos. Holmes tops the list, with a net worth of $4.5 billion.


  17. Gulfstream, HBPA Hope to Bolster Summer MeetsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    That's the feeling of the Florida Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association as it joins Gulfstream in a stepped-up effort to increase field size during the track's spring/summer racing program that is in its third year. For three months starting July 1, Gulfstream and the Florida HBPA will split the payment of starter bonuses of $250 per horse on races with eight or more runners.


  18. IMGL Masterclass brings industry leaders to iGaming Super ShowRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | RGT Online

    ... and Fantasy League Sports. Expert speakers include: A Joerg Hofmann, President, International Masters of Gaming Law A George von Brevern, SVP Corporate Office & Compliance, Skrill A Joakim Marstrander, Partner & Head of Legal, Deloitte Norway A ...


  19. HTA Scholarship Awards open for submissionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | HarnesRacing

    ... r of the New Meadowlands and Chris McErlean, an HTA Scholarship alumnus and current senior executive at Penn National Gaming. (HTA)


  20. Amir Khan: I'd Love a Danny Garcia RematchRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    By Jordan Moskowitz British welterweight contender Amir Khan said he could see himself avenging his loss to Danny Garcia in the future if he gets past Chris Algieri on Friday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Khan was dropped three times and stopped in the fourth round of his bout with Garcia in 2012 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, which caused some to call for the British fighter to retire.