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  1. Mobile Gaming Prepares To Overtake Traditional Video GamesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Mobile games - the apps you download onto your phone or tablet - used to be a bit of an afterthought in the gaming industry, behind the bigger console and computer markets. The mobile gaming industry held its annual awards dinner last night, and the game Monument Valley took the Grand Prix.


  2. Slim Sam Nazarian; Rocks Lounge rocks with Moreno-Perrico; Rogers'...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... former Sahara, Nazarian stepped away from daily operations of SLS after a grueling appearance before the Nevada State Gaming Control Board in December jeopardized his request for a gaming license. Nazarian, CEO of nightclub operator SBE, was found ...


  3. Coroner: Woman found in street died of drug overdoseRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    A Las Vegas woman whose body was found in the street near the Stratosphere in January died from drug intoxication, the Clark County Coroner's Office reported. On the morning of Jan. 24, police found the body of 52-year-old Stacey Ann Forsberg at the intersection of West St. Louis and Fairfield avenues, near Las Vegas Boulevard.


  4. Bern's-Eye View: Forecasting Mountain West Basketball Week 17Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Utah State's Sean Harris moves the ball as UNLV's Patrick McCaw defends during an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Logan, Utah. It's a loaded show this week as Las Vegas Sun sports writers Ray Brewer and Taylor Bern get into UNLV's tribute to Tark, Tony Sanchez winning the offseason, guessing Stephen Zimmerman's decision and more.


  5. Elaine Wynn's brother out of a job at Wynn ResortsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Big News

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.


  6. Adelson continues push for online gambling ban - GOP fundraisers...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Politico

    ADELSON CONTINUES PUSH FOR ONLINE GAMBLING BAN: Republican megadonor Sheldon Adelson 's visit D.C. this week appears to be more than just for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu 's speech on Tuesday. Adelson, a casino mogul, has been ramping up his push for legislation that would ban online gambling.


  7. Great Canadian Gaming Announces Fourth Quarter and Annual 2014 ResultsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    /CNW/ - Great Canadian Gaming Corporation [TSX:GC] ("Great Canadian," or "the Company") today announced its financial results for both the three month period (the "fourth quarter") and twelve month period ("2014") ended EBITDA and adjusted net ...


  8. Steve and Elaine Play Family FeudRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Wynn Resorts' has decided to eliminate Elaine Wynn from their Board of Directors . SEC filings outline four reasons why the board decided to withhold recommendation for Ms.


  9. Epic Games partners with 'Hobbit' effects company Weta for VR techRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Engadget

    ... of nebulous definition is a sign of our rapidly evolving times, and that eventually, consumer electronics, film and gaming will simply melt together. "The interactive industry, the gaming industry, the movie business, it's so close in terms of ...


  10. Delaware Hotels, restaurant earn AAA Four Diamond AwardRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The News Journal

    Delaware Hotels, restaurant earn AAA Four Diamond Award AAA Mid-Atlantic has awarded three hotels and one restaurant in Delaware a Four Diamond Award. Check out this story on AAA Mid-Atlantic has awarded three hotels and one restaurant in Delaware the Four Diamond Award, the travel agency's highest designation for the hospitality industry.


  11. Student Labor Action Project continues to push PILOTs discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Pennsylvanian

    PILOTs has become something of a buzz word at Penn following the protest at Penn President Amy Gutmann's annual holiday party last December. The Student Labor Action Project About 30 people attended the Houston Hall event hosted by SLAP along with Penn Education Society, Penn National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and Penn Democrats PILOTs are contributions that nonprofit organizations can voluntarily make to local governments to cover costs of essential services like fire protection and road construction.


  12. KDF, Kentucky Lottery looking for the 2015 festival fanaticRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

    For this year's 60th Celebration of the Kentucky Derby Festival, KDF has teamed up with the Kentucky Lottery to name someone the 2015 Festival Fanatic. One lucky winner, as part of a second-chance promotion, will have the opportunity to claim nine individual festival experiences ranging from VIP treatment and a ride down Broadway in the Republic Bank Pegasus Parade to being the Thundernator for the festival's opening ceremonies - the person who activates the fireworks sequence and starts Thunder Over Louisville.


  13. Wynn Resorts closes on crucial MBTA tract at Everett gaming siteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Wynn Resorts Ltd. has closed on the purchase of a 1.75-acre tract of MBTA land in Everett that's crucial to the construction of an entranceway to its proposed $1.6 billion gaming resort, the Las Vegas-based casino developer and operator announced Tuesday. Wynn Resorts announced it has recently acquired three separate parcels for $6 million.


  14. Pearson to provide $250K in new scholarshipsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | University Business

    Phi Theta Kappa corporate partner Pearson, the world's leading learning company, has committed to provide $250,000 in scholarships and other support to help Society members complete both associate and baccalaureate degrees. This is the Society's first renewable scholarship that follows the student from the associate degree program to completion of a bachelor's degree.


  15. A co worker is bringing her 12 year old son and some random relatives to Vegas in April...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    One of my coworkers is going to Vegas for five nights in April--2 at Excalibur and 3 at MGM Grand...and is bringing her 12 year old son and I think a couple of other relatives..she's been to Vegas a few years ago... One of their days will be spent doing all the free stuff in Vegas...Bellagio Fountains, Conservatory, Mirage Volcano and The Freemont Street Experience are already on the list...what else am I missing? They wanted to see Penn and Teller, but the week they are in town is a week where the show is what works for a 40 year mom and her 12 year old--who would like to see that possible? My initial answer was likely no, but I could be wrong..


  16. Sony will launch Project Morpheus VR Headset for PS4 in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    The Project Morpheus virtual reality system for the PlayStation 4 is to arrive in first half of next year thanks to efforts by Sony. It will revolutionize the gaming industry as we know it.


  17. When "Sin" Pays: Going All-in With the Gaming IndustryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    When most Americans think of gambling, they think Las Vegas, but the Sin City's take is dwarfed by Macau, which pulled in $44 billion in gaming revenue in 2014. SJM Holdings is currently the dominant force there, but other players have been gaining ground, including U.S. casino operators such as Las Vegas Sands ( The face of Macau is changing rapidly however, as regulations regarding VIP players change and companies race to complete higher-margin mass market resorts.


  18. Kentucky Derby Festival teaming up with Kentucky Lottery to choose 2015 'Festival Fanatic'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    The following businesses and organizations have reported closings or delays to WDRB for Wednesday, March 4. Click the Snow Fox school closings banner at the top of the homepage for school closings. The following businesses and organizations have reported closings or delays to WDRB for Wednesday, March 4. Click the Snow Fox school closings banner at the top of the homepage for school closings.


  19. Internet Gaming: New Wealth Management Tool For EntrepreneursRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    One of the most profitable, growing and stable businesses in the world today is internet gaming business. Not only are these part of the $300 billion gaming industry, but, when properly designed, they represent one of the safest active investments in the world.


  20. Learn to develop mobile video games with Unity3D and save 91% [Deals]Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cult of Mac Blog

    According to sources, the mobile gaming industry accounted for more than $20 billion dollars in revenue globally in 2014 alone. That number is expected to rise dramatically in 2015 and beyond, making some game developers overnight successes.