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31st October          Las Vegas          Gaming Standards Association - Press release
Gaming Standards Association welcomes 10 new members - PDF

31st October          Atlantic City          The Press of Atlantic City - Joe Weinert
Trump casinos hit hardest by Borgata

31st October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Harrah's Las Vegas to Host World's Largest Slot Tournament; Slot Players from Across the United States to Compete for $1 Million Grand Prize
The winner out of the 262 contestants will be known as the "National Champion".

31st October          Atlantic City          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Aztar Issues Statement, Announces Conference Call To Provide Update on Construction Accident in Atlantic City

31st October          Atlantic City          San Francisco Chronicle/AP
Fourth victim found in N.J. casino parking garage collapse

31st October          Tennessee          The Tenessean
Far-flung gambling operation nets man federal sentence

31st October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun
Station spending $110 million to expand Henderson resort - Gaming giant also in pact for coinless slots

31st October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun
New hotel tower gives Venetian results a boost

31st October          Atlantic City          Courier Post Online
At rival casinos, gambling as usual

31st October          Connecticut          Boston Globe/AP
Casinos become flu shot hotspot due to elderly visitors

31st October          California          Sacramento Business Journal
Thunder Valley brings in $18M to Station Casinos
Station Casinos for management of the property receive 24% of Thunder Valley's profits.

31st October          Atlantic City          Ananova/AP & New York Daily News
Four killed as casino car park collapses
3 hardhats killed at casino site

31st October          Atlantic City          San Francisco Chronicle/AP
Casino parking garage collapses on construction workers; 3 dead, 1 missing

30th October          Atlantic City          Yahoo/Reuters & AP
Atlantic City garage collapses, one dead
N.J. Casino Garage Collapse Leaves 1 Dead
Yahoo/AP photos - The collapse of the parking garage at the A.C Tropicana. 1 worker is confirmed dead and several others are missing.

30th October          Las Vegas & Puerto Rico          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Alliance Gaming Announces Agreements to Provide First Ticketing Systems In Puerto Rican Market

30th October          Las Vegas & Reno          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Station Casinos Inks Agreement With IGT to Accelerate New Machine Purchases to Facilitate Expansion of Ticket-in Ticket-out
Station will take delivery of some 5,000 TITO machines from IGT in 2004 & 2005, 75% of Station's total slot purchases for the period.

30th October          Reno          Yahoo/PRNewswire
International Game Technology Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors

30th October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Station Casinos Announces Third Quarter Results
Station Casinos Announces Expansion of Green Valley Ranch Station

30th October          Atlantic City          Yahoo/Business Wire
Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts, Inc. Reports 2003 Third Quarter and Nine Months Results

30th October          Reno, Nevada          San Francisco Chronicle
Park Place puts Reno Hilton up for sale
Opening in 1978 as the MGM Grand it was at the time the largest hotel in the world. Website: www.parkplace.com/hilton/reno

30th October          U.S Poker          Yahoo/Business Wire
World Poker Tour Fuels Growth of Tournament Poker

30th October          Reno, Nevada          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. Achieves Record Revenues and Earnings for Third Quarter Ended

30th October          London          London First - Press release October 29th
MGM MIRAGE targets London for major casino development with Earls Court & Olympia - PDF

30th October          Colorado          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Century Casinos Announces Third Quarter Earnings

29th October          London & Las Vegas          Yahoo/Dow Jones & Reuters
MGM Mirage in Venture to Develop Casino in London
MGM Mirage, Earls Court plan London casino

29th October          London & Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
MGM Mirage and Earls Court and Olympia Group Enter Into Development Agreement
Correction -- MGM MIRAGE
MGM Mirage's agreement with Earls Court and Olympia Group is the second the company has made in Britain. It follows on from a partnership announced at the end of May involving the purchase of a 25% stake in privately owned Metro Casinos.

29th October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/AP
Casino Developer Auctions 'Sexy' Painting
Steve Wynn will sell "Nu couche" by Amedeo Modigliani at Christies in New York City on Nov 4th.

29th October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Ameristar Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter of 2003

29th October          Maine          San Francisco Chronicle/AP
Casino glamour or L.L. Bean style: Maine voters to decide on casino project
The Passamaquoddy and Penobscot tribes plan to build a 4,000 slot and 180 table casino. Voters go to the polls on Tuesday to decide Yea or Nea.

29th October          Woodland Hills, California          Yahoo/Business Wire
Youbet.com Announces Record Breeders' Cup Handle

29th October          Waukegan, Illinois          Yahoo/PRNewswire
WMS Industries Reports First Quarter Results

28th October          Maine          Maine Today/AP
Proposed casino would be among nation's largest

28th October          Atlantic City          Kansas City Star
Self-excluded gambler wins big and wants to keep his winnings
The tricky problem of what should happen to the winnings of a player who has previously signed up to be excluded from a casino.

28th October          Alton, Illinois          Yahoo/PRNewswire & reuters
Argosy Gaming Company Reports Third Quarter 2003 Earnings
Casino operator Argosy profit falls on higher taxes

28th October          Fort Myers, Florida          Gainsville Sun/AP
Man pleads guilty to bilking casino boat investors

28th October          Portland, Maine          Portland Press Herald
With casino comes influx of students, planners say

28th October          Waukegan, Illinois          Yahoo/Business Wire
WMS Gaming Secures Rights to Develop, Manufacture and Market POWERBALL Branded Gaming Devices

28th October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/Business Wire
Mikohn Makes Significant Progress Transitioning to its New Slot Business Model

28th October          Reno & Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
International Game Technology Announces Consummation of the Acquisition of Acres Gaming

27th October          Nevada          The Sacramento Bee
Weekend getaway: Gambling is only part of Nevada's life story

27th October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun
Boyd not interested in buyout - Top executive planning more growth

27th October          Michigan          Detroit News
Lac Vieux tribe waits for casino settlement - It would fight poverty with $80 million from Detroit

27th October          Louisiana          ABCNews.com
Louisiana woman wins $3.3 million at Bay St. Louis casino

27th October          Los Angeles          Chicago Sun-Times
All-gambling cable channel will offer poker, casino shows next year

27th October          Los Angeles          NineMSN/AP
TV channel gambles on viewer interest
The Casino and Gaming Television network is cheduled to launch in 2004.

26th October          Las Vegas          PRNewswire
Treasure Island Premieres The Sirens of TI On Its 10th Anniversary
The Sirens can be found at: www.treasureisland.com/pages/ent_sirens.asp. Daily shows are streamed live on the Internet at 6, 8 & 10pm PST.

26th October          Maine          The Boston Globe
2 sides wager big in Maine casino fight - Advertising blitz surpasses $6.8m

26th October          Atlantic City          The Press of Atlantic City - Joe Weinert
Low-rollers not welcome in posh slot rooms

26th October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/Reuters
Pirate 'Sirens' Start New Las Vegas Strip Battle
The renamed TI will stage the first  "Sexed-up" Sirens show this evening.

26th October          Nevada          Las Vegas Review-Journal - Rod Smith
INSIDE GAMING: Mirage's South Seas schtick may fade away

26th October          Atlantic City          KYW-TV/AP
Homeless Still Living Under The Boardwalk
Sobering story detailing the lives of dozens of homeless who live under the Atlantic City boardwalk.

25th October          Maine          Detroit News/AP
What's behind those wild casino claims?
Powerful article very much against the establishment of an Indian casino in Maine.

25th October          Detroit          Detroit News/AP
Detroit union and MGM reach tentative agreement

25th October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Acres Gaming Incorporated Announces Nevada Gaming Commission Approval of Merger

25th October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Review-Journal
Harrah's donates corporate archive to UNLV gaming center

25th October          Maine          The Westerly Sun/AP & The Day
Bankers: There's room for more casinos in New England
Lender Says Region Can Well Support More Casinos

24th October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Review-Journal
LEGALIZED PROSTITUTION: Vegas brothels suggested

24th October          Maine          Las Vegas Sun/AP
Smoking ban could hurt proposed Maine casino
If Indian casino approved, housing could become issue

24th October          Illinois          Chicago Sun-Times
Gambling adviser a high-roller

24th October          Illinois          zWire/The Telegraph & Yahoo/Chicago Tribune
Four more years Alton Belle Casino gets license renewal
Gaming Board gets tougher on its own officials

24th October          Niagara Falls          The Buffalo News
Casino Niagara is fined for under-19 gambling

24th October          Carson City, Nevada          Las Vegas Sun & Las Vegas Review-Journal/AP
Company wins full license for NLV casino
IGT wins approval to purchase Acres Gaming

24th October          Minneapolis          Yahoo/Business Wire
Lakes Entertainment, Inc. Announces Results for Third Quarter 2003

23rd October          Gaming Investments         Yahoo/Motley Fool
Harrah's Improves Its Odds

23rd October          Detroit          Dow Jones/AP
Union Picks MGM As Lead Co In Detroit Casino Talks

23rd October          Mississippi & London          Yahoo/Reuters & Sun-herald/AP
Isle of Capri gets UK approval to buy casino
Isle of Capri acquires majority interest in Great Britain casino

23rd October          Mississippi & London          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Becomes First U.S. Gaming Company to Receive Approval from The Gaming Board for Great Britain to Own Casinos in the United Kingdom

23rd October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun
Strong Las Vegas quarter helps Tropicana owner
Park Place profit steady; views on Las Vegas mixed

22nd October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/Business Wire
Park Place Reports Financial Results for Third Quarter 2003

22nd October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun
Boyd Gaming profit declines
Harrah's revenue up, profit down 1.5%

22nd October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/Reuters
Casino Giant Harrah's Sees Profit Dip

22nd October          Mississippi          The Clarion Ledger
Miss. Gaming Commission expected to approve new casinos

22nd October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Aztar Reports Third-Quarter 2003 Results

22nd October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Harrah's Entertainment Reports Third-Quarter, Nine-Month Results; Record Revenues, Adjusted Earnings Per Share Achieved

22nd October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/Reuters
Boyd Gaming profit falls as older properties drag

22nd October          Las Vegas & Reno          Las Vegas Sun
UNLV archivists entrusted with Harrah's documents
Photo of the Day - Harolds Club, Reno blueprints and Craps Dealers - Outstanding image!

21st October          Indiana          The Cincinatti Enquirer & Post-Tribune
Casinos take dips slightly in Sept.
NWI casinos have good September

21st October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun - Ethan Miller
Photo of the Day
The new "TI" sign at the Treasure Island - The Pirate one was better!

21st October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun
MGM MIRAGE profit falls - Costs in line with estimates for closure of Siegfried & Roy show

21st October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/Dow Jones
MGM's 3Q Net Fell 32% as Casinos' Share of Wagers Dropped

21st October          Las Vegas          FT.com & The Street
MGM Mirage hit by $4m charge after tiger attack
MGM Mirage Reports 35% Drop in Profit

21st October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/Business Wire
Elton John to Perform at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace

21st October          Las Vegas          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Riviera Reports Third Quarter 2003 Results

20th October          Reno          Reno Gazette Journal
Look Back: IGT receives huge slot order, but loses its founder

20th October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Sun
Picture of the Day
The 99 cent Shrimp Cocktail at the Golden Gate in downtown Las Vegas. Mmm looks good!

20th October          Indiana          Indianapolis Star
State should set limits if casinos aren't willing to do so

19th October          Las Vegas          Las Vegas Review-Journal
INSIDE GAMING: Gaughan: Suitors lining up for Coast

19th October          New Orleans          Biloxi Sun-Herald
New Orleans gambling finds its niche - Optimism up, projects slated at Harrah's, Fair Grounds

19th October          Indiana          Times Mail/Hoosier Times
State's first gambling boat employs about 1,200 - Admissions to boat in excess of 14.5 million

19th October          Buffalo          Buffalo News
Site near school is said to be off list for casino

18th October          Detroit          Miami Herald/AP
Casinos, unions continue talks after strike vote
Staff at all 3 Detroit casinos have voted 95% in favour of authorising strike action. Talks are however continuing with management.

18th October          Las Vegas          Daily Racing Form
In all blackjack wars, casinos hold upper hand

18th October          Atlantic City          The Press of Atlantic City
Indictment: Casino scam used millions in bad checks

18th October          Spokane, Washington State          News Tribune/AP & USA Today
Counterfeit tickets costs tribal casino $100,000
Computer bar-code scheme leaves tribal casinos vulnerable
The article details what may have been a major software glitch in certain TITO slots. A duplicated ticket entered at the same time as the original in two separate machines.

18th October          Maine          The Times Record
Eleven arguments against the casino

18th October          Colorado          The Denver Post
State casinos report Sept. drop in income

18th October          Melbourne, Florida          Florida Today
Brevard dog track for sale - Paid attendance saw 48% drop during 5 years

18th October          Gaming Investments          Las Vegas Review-Journal
Casino stocks enjoy surge during week

17th October          Connecticut          The Day
SEC, Prater At Odds Over Purpose Of Gambling Company

17th October          Atlantic City           The Press of Atlantic City
Analyst outlook for casinos grim - They predict battling Borgata will take toll on quarterly results

17th October          Detroit           Detroit News
6,000 Detroit casino workers to vote on strike

17th October          Atlantic City           San Francisco Chronicle/AP
New Jersey casino mecca betting on 'Always Turned On' slogan
"Atlantic City - Always Turned On." is the new slogan replacing "America's favorite playground".

17th October          Detroit           Miami Herald/AP
Detroit casino unions plan strike vote
The Detroit Casino Council is made up of the five unions representing some 5,900 employees at the city's casinos. A vote on strike action is being held today.

17th October          Atlantic City           Newsday/AP
The $64,000 question: Should excluded gambler forfeit?

17th October          Las Vegas           Forbes.com
MGM Loses The Magic

17th October          Gardena, California           Adult Video News
Hustler Casino to Host Miss Hustler Honey Beauty Contest 2003

16th October          Colorado           Rocky Mountain News
Tracks run new ad attacking casinos - Spot supporting Amendment 33 looks at revenue
London based Wembley Plc. are attempting to get slots legalised at company owned racetracks in Colorado through the passing of Amendment 33.

16th October          Atlantic City           The Press of Atlantic City - Joe Weinert
Self-casino ban violator ordered to forfeit $64K.
The player did not turn up in person for a hearing in front of the NJ Casino Control Commission.

16th October          Las Vegas           Las Vegas Review-Journal
Alliance earnings slide but top forecasts

16th October          Las Vegas           Las Vegas Sun
Mandalay stock sales continue to stump investors

16th October          Nevada           Las Vegas Sun
Gaming pioneer known for invention, generosity dies
Si Redd poses with a video poker machine

16th October          Mississippi           The Clarion Ledger
Officials: Some robbers may have had inside help

15th October          Vancouver, Canada           Yahoo/CCN Mathews
Great Canadian Gaming Corporation: Corporate Update

15th October          Canada           The Vancouver Sun
The house always wins - Blackjack is a gambler's best bet, but in the end you'll lose

15th October          Atlantic City           Las Vegas Sun
Chief executive says Borgata building strong business base

15th October          Atlantic City           Las Vegas Sun
Chief executive says Borgata building strong business base

15th October          London & Las Vegas           Las Vegas Sun
Harrah's expands U.K. growth plan

15th October          Atlantic City           Yahoo/Reuters
Atlantic City gambling revenues down in September
An amazing 12% drop in revenues during September for Atlantic City's older casinos. The Borgata addition still meant a drop of 0.6% to $368.9 million from September 2002's results

15th October          Las Vegas           Yahoo/PRNewswire
Alliance Gaming Reports First Quarter EPS of $0.20 From Continuing Operations, Or $0.05 After Refinancing Charge

15th October          Mississippi           GoMemphis.com/AP
Security tightened at casinos

15th October          Detroit           Detroit News
MGM Grand fined $225,000 for serving free alcohol

15th October          Solana Beach, California           Las Vegas Review-Journal
To the end, preacher's son kept faith in gospel of legalized gambling

15th October          Solana Beach, California           Las Vegas Review-Journal
'Slot machine king,' IGT founder dies at 91
Interesting look at the life and times of Video Poker developer and IGT founder William "Si" Redd who died on Tuesday.

15th October         Las Vegas            Reuters
Alliance Gaming reports quarterly profit dips

15th October          Las Vegas           Yahoo/PRNewswire
Introducing - THEhotel at Mandalay Bay
With the extension opening in December Mandalay Bay will become the second largest Hotel in North America with 4,766 rooms. Largest is the MGM Grand with 5,005.

15th October          Atlantic City           Yahoo/Reuters
Tropicana plans Atlantic City N.J. expansion

15th October          Atlantic City           Yahoo/PRNewswire
Tropicana Casino and Resort Poised to Become East Coast's Most Diverse and Exciting Gaming and Entertainment Resort Destination

14th October         Mississippi            Biloxi Sun-Herald
Five face football betting charges

14th October         Reno            Reno Gazette Journal/AP
Reno-based slot maker lands one of largest orders ever

14th October         Las Vegas & Beijing, China            Yahoo/Reuters
Las Vegas places bets on China's big new spenders

13th October         Las Vegas            Yahoo/The Motley Fool
Mandalay Execs Sell Out
The share sales of Mandalay CEO and Chairman Michael Ensign and Vice Chairman Bill Richardson have netted the pair some $300 million each since March 2002.

13th October         Minneapolis, Minnesota            Yahoo/Business Wire
Lakes Entertainment, Inc. Announces Expansion of World Poker Tour Roster

13th October         Reno & Las Vegas            Yahoo/PRNewswire
IGT Announces Slot Purchase Agreement From Harrah's Entertainment

13th October         Montreal, Quebec            Canada.com/The Montrael Gazette
New casinos? No dice, Séguin says

13th October         Reno & Las Vegas            Las Vegas Sun & Reuters
IGT stock rises on big Harrah's order
IGT shrs jump on slot machine order from Harrah's
The 11,000 slot order is around 75% of the total machines that Harrah's will purchase next year.

12th October         Atlantic City            The Press of Atlantic City
O’Gara named president of gaming attorneys group
A very unusual quote from a gaming analyst! - "Specifically, we think Borgata could use more tables and take out a meaningful number of what appears to us to be idle slot capacity,"

12th October         Ireland & Las Vegas            Belfast Telegraph - 10th October
Flatley's $750m irish casino in las vegas

12th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Review-Journal - Jeff Simpson
THE STRIP: Then and Now - Treasure Island, MGM Grand and Luxor ushered in new era of megaresorts in '93
A look back at the major resort developments on the Las Vegas Strip over the past 10 years.

12th October         Nevada            Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nevadan at Work: Peter Bernhard - Chairman, Nevada Gaming Commission, and shareholder in Bernhard & Bradley

12th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Business Press
Investors bet on local gaming family
A look at the incredible success of Station Casinos and the Fertitta brothers who are both still only in their mid 30's.

12th October         Portland, Maine           Press Herald
Job seekers find generalizations at casino fair

12th October         Mississippi            The Times Daily/AP & Biloxi Sun-Herald/AP
Mississippi's Gulf Coast casinos hit $1.3 million in thefts
Delta casinos hit for $1.3M over past year

12th October         San Marino, California            Netscape/AP
Hall of Fame Jockey Bill Shoemaker Dies

11th October         Spokane, Washington State            SeattlePI/AP
Gambling Commission defers vote on higher betting limits

11th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Sun - Jeff German
Shutting off Strip fountains would do wonders

11th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Review-Journal
"Siegfried & Roy at the Mirage" - Show officially ends
Wynn says video shows tiger was not attacking Roy

10th October         Atlantic City           The Press of Atlantic City
Man jumps to death from casino parking garage

10th October         Washington           Las Vegas Revoiew-Journal
House speaker scolds casinos - Hastert says gaming industry's campaign gifts favor Democrats

10th October         Reno           Reno Gazette Journal
Reno casinos win less from gamblers this year

10th October         Las Vegas             NBC San Diego
Casino Owner: Tiger Attack On Roy Caused By Woman With Big Hair
An account of the Roy Horn Tiger attack from casino developer Steve Wynn.

9th October         Las Vegas             Las Vegas Review-Journal
'Tragedy is not the end': Magician gives mixed signals on his future

9th October         Las Vegas             Las Vegas Sun
Former Treasure Island gets face lift

9th October         Las Vegas             Las Vegas Review-Journal
Company seeks pause for casino plan - Executives aim to answer critics of project near Red Rock - Station Casinos plans for the Red Rock Station.

9th October         Nevada             San Francsico Chronicle/AP
Nevada casinos show 3 percent slump in August
Highlights of August 2003 revenue report on Nevada casinos

9th October         Las Vegas             Las Vegas Sun
Bad luck reduces take of LV Strip casinos - Win off 10.4%

9th October         Springfield, Illinois             PJStar.com
Gambling revenues fall after tax hike - Official: Higher admission fees, hour cutbacks caused 10.6% decrease
Admissions to the 9 Riverboats declined a massive 17.7% - to 3.96 million in the 1st quarter.

9th October         Nevada            Yahoo/Reuters
Nevada August casino revenue falls 3%

8th October         Mississippi            Biloxi Sun-Herald
Federal grand jury indicts suspects in Mississippi casino holdups

8th October         Florida            Las Vegas Sun/AP
Voters in Florida county approve gaming center

8th October         Las Vegas            Yahoo/PRNewswire
VendingData™ Corporation Completes SecureDrop® Installation in Six Locations for Park Place Entertainment

8th October         Las Vegas            ABC News Online/AP
Red Carpet Cha-Ching - Celebrities Make Vegas Casino Hot Property - The Palms

8th October         Gaming Investments            The Wall Street Transcript
CFO says acquisitions play a role in the growth strategy of MGM Mirage

8th October         Gaming Investments            The Wall Street Transcript
CEO of Alliance Gaming discusses strategies for success

8th October         Nevada            Las Vegas Sun
Casinos follow election closely - Calif.'s handling of tribal gaming will affect Nevadans

8th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Sun
Show's end likely to cut profits only modestly at MGM MIRAGE

8th October         Indiana            Indianapolis Star
Identity thieves steal $62,000 in casino scam

7th October         Connecticut            The Day
Casino Staffs Gamble On Tips - Employees' Paychecks Can Rise And Fall With Whims Of Customers
Casino dealers at Foxwoods & Mohegan Sun average $13 an hour in tips on top of the salary that starts at the minimum wage of $4 an hour.

7th October         Connecticut            The Day
Police Disclose How Alleged Theft At Casino Was Carried Out

7th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Review-Journal
Roy still critical, suffers paralysis - Mirage stage show permanently closed after 5,750 performances
Special Section at the Review-Journal - Tiger mauls Roy

7th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Review-Journal
County might grant casinos exemptions - Officials say water features of resorts help tourist economy

7th October         Las Vegas            Las Vegas Review-Journal
Cast members angry about abrupt send-off, single week of severance pay

7th October         Indiana            NWI Times
Harrah's plans to stay the course - Horseshoe employees jobs to be preserved, along with casino operating philosophies.

6th October         Primm Valley, Nevada            Yahoo/PRNewswire
World's Favorite Slot Sets World Record - Wheel of Fortune® Dollars Pays $10.7 Million

6th October         Las Vegas           MSN Money/Reuters
Analyst: Tiger Mauling Could Hurt Mirage

6th October         Nevada & West Virginia           Las Vegas Sun/AP
Nevada authorities to review MTR Gaming license

6th October         Nevada           Yahoo/PRNewswire
Aristocrat Technologies, Inc. Announces Nevada Gaming Control Board Approval of its Jeff Foxworthy Video Slot Game

6th October         Las Vegas & London           Time Magazine
Relaunching Planet Earl - After two bankruptcies, Robert Earl is heaving Planet Hollywood back into orbit

6th October         Las Vegas           Yahoo News & Las Vegas Review-Journal
Siegfried & Roy's Roy Still Critical
Roy still critical; progress noted

6th October         Las Vegas           Yahoo/PRNewswire & Dow Jones
Boyd Gaming Announces Expected Results
Boyd Gaming Sees 3rd-Quarter Earnings Below Guidance

6th October         Buffalo & Niagara Falls           Buffalo Business Journal
Planners are betting on casinos as draws

5th October         Las Vegas           Las Vegas Sun & The Guardian & Reuters
Roy Horn of 'Siegfried & Roy' still critical after tiger attack
Mauled Illusionist Said to Be Responsive
Magician Roy Horn Stable Two Days After Mauling
Website: www.siegfriedandroy.com

5th October         Las Vegas           Las Vegas Review-Journal
Resort denies execs leaving - Mandalay Group: No exit strategy in stock sale by two managers

5th October         Indiana           The Indianapolis Star
Indiana's casino take robs others' coffers

5th October         Las Vegas            Millwauke Journal Sentinel/Knight Ridder
Vegas hotel sinking pirate show

5th October         New Orleans           The Ledger
New Orleans track wins approval for slot-machine casino

5th October         Maine           MaineToday.com/Press Herald - Opinion
Casino's the gateway to nowhere

5th October         London & Las Vegas           The Times Online - Registration required
Harrah’s is ready to gamble on Britain for a gaming boom...

5th October         Las Vegas           Las Vegas Review-Journal
Resort denies execs leaving - Mandalay Group: No exit strategy in stock sale by two managers

5th October         Connecticut           New York Times
Gambling on Family Fun

4th October         Tunica, Mississippi           Newsday/AP
Police assigned to Tunica casinos after holdups

4th October         Central City, Colorado           The Denver Chamnnel/AP
Rival Gambling Towns Scramble To Build Better Roads Highway To Central City To Open In One Year

3rd October         Las Vegas           Las Vegas Sun
Historic Las Vegas motel could be demolished
Hotel link: www.lasvegas360.com/glass_pool_inn_i.html

3rd October         Las Vegas           Las Vegas Review-Journal
Mandalay execs sell last of their stock - Chairman, vice chairman offer no explanation for sales of about $120 million each
Details of the insider stock sales at Mandalay Group may be found at: http://finance.yahoo.com/q/it?s=MBG

3rd October         Deadwood, South Dakota           Rapid City Journal
Man sentenced to prison for cheating at blackjack
A Blackjack cheat in Deadwood has been sentenced to 3 years prison for top-hatting.

3rd October         Palm Beach, Florida           Palm Beach Post
Gambling sting nets owner, bartender
The sum involved was all of $105!.

3rd October         Juneau, Alaska           Anchorage Daily News
State: Video gaming a losing hand - Startup costs would eat up first year's profits.

3rd October         Reno           San Francisco Chronicle
Sundowner becomes latest downtown Reno casino to close

3rd October         Reno           San Francisco Chronicle
Sundowner becomes latest downtown Reno casino to close

2nd October         Tunica, Mississippi           The Clarion Ledger/AP
Woman robs Tunica casino with fake bomb

2nd October         Las Vegas           Las Vegas Review-Journal
Gaming stocks keep on climbing - Analysts believe trend will hold to end of year

2nd October         Atlantic City           The Press of Atlantic City - Joe Weinert
Borgata’s marketing blitz makes the other casinos cagey

2nd October         Colorado & Edmonton, Canada           Yahoo/PRNewswire
Century Casinos Announces Application for Casino License in Edmonton, Canada

2nd October         Mississippi           Yahoo/PRNewswire
Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Announces Executive Promotions

2nd October         The Boston Globe          The Boston Globe
Checkout time arrives for storied Vegas motel - Movies' Glass Pool Inn is slated for demolition

1st October         Las Vegas          Yahoo/Reuters
Las Vegas studio rolls dice in film, TV business - Insomnia Entertainment.

1st October         Mississippi          Biloxi SunHerald
Isle of Capri agrees to operate Bahamas casino

1st October         Freeport, Grand Bahama          Yahoo/PRNewswire
Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Announces Completion of Agreements to Operate Casino at Our Lucaya

1st October         Las Vegas          Yahoo/Business Wire
Park Place Shares Top Honors for Best Online Customer Experience - Honor Follows Recent Industry Award for 'Best Web Site' in Gaming
 




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