Island View Casino sues insurer for COVID coverage

Mississippi resort wants $10m for business losses, $90m in punitive damages

Caesars may get extra time to sell Indiana casino

Regulator had ordered operator to divest three of its five properties in the Hoosier State by 31 December.

Las Vegas Sands invests $400,000 in community diversity projects

Casino operator Las Vegas Sands has announced a $400,000 investment into organizations working to empower minority and ethnically diverse groups.

Las Vegas tourism increases 16% m-o-m for October

According to the Las Vegas Journal, the number of passengers at Las Vegas’ McCarran airport saw a month-on-month increase of 16% for the month of October, totalling 1.98 million.

Canterbury Park’s Card Casino to close for four weeks

Minnesota Governor has ordered temporary closure to slow COVID-19 spread.

Golden Nugget secures market access to Illinois

Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) has entered into a definitive agreement with Danville Development, giving it market access to online sports betting and online gaming in Illinois.

Caesars and William Hill reach agreement on recommended share offer

One more step taken in mega-merger between operator duo.

Gaming veteran Michael Quartieri becomes CFO of LiveXLive Media

Previous stops include Scientific Games, Las Vegas Sands Corp.

Live! Casino Pittsburgh holds its ribbon-cutting ceremony

New property will open to the public on 24 November.

AGA CEO: The show must go on for US casino industry

Bill Miller, American Gaming Association (AGA) president and CEO, speaks with Gaming America about the US casino industry's efforts to return to normality since casinos reopened. This article originally featured in Gaming America's recent US CEO special magazine.

Circa partners with UrVenue for self-service seating

Downtown Vegas casino will use technology to book seats in sportsbook, Stadium Swim.

Fairmount Park Racetrack taking FanDuel’s name

Operator makes multi-million-dollar investment in Illinois racing facility.

Playport Gaming CEO sees increasing interest in digital gaming solutions

Bogard says lotteries, casinos will continue to expand digital/mobile initiatives even after COVID-19 vaccine arrives.

Signs of recovery: US Q3 commercial gaming revenue reaches $9bn

US commercial gaming revenue for the third quarter of 2020 reached $9.04bn, a 19% decline from Q3 2019, according to the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) Commercial Gaming Revenue Tracker.

Caesars announces final US casino re-opening date

Caesars Entertainment has announced plans to reopen its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Dec 22, at 10am Pacific Time.

Running Creek Casino switches casino management system

Northern California tribal operator signs with Table Trac.

Detroit casinos suffer from capacity limits; year-to-October revenue down 54%

Detroit’s three casinos suffered from capacity limitations for the month of October, posting revenue of $101.4m. As a result, year-to-date revenue was down 54% compared with 2019, totalling $550m for the first 10 months of the year.

Canterbury Park net revenue down 29% for Q3

Minnesota operator said table game revenue increased each month during quarter.

Analysts upgrade outlook for Monarch Casino & Resort Inc after solid Q3 results

Reno-based operator’s revenue beat expectations by 25%, despite revenue falling 9% year-on-year.

NASCAR, Wynn Resorts ink multi-year sports betting partnership

NASCAR and WynnBET have agreed to a multi-year, national sports betting partnership.