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"And right about now, the idea that casinos equal employment is in question in a way it hasn’t been for decades."

Growing in some places and crumbling in others, is gaming still a sure bet?

September 17th, 2014

"And right about now, the idea that casinos equal employment is in question in a way it hasn’t been for decades."

  • As We See It

    With the recent addition of Gary Frederick Young to Nevada’s “Black Book” for gambling-related fraud and cheating, here are a few things you should know ...

  • As We See It

    MGM's Gold Strike casino in Tunica, Miss., recently opened a nonsmoking area.

  • As We See It

    The Downtown Grand debuted it new craps-style game, Street Dice, last weekend.

  • Las Vegas

    The announcement arrived today in the form of a banner across the forthcoming resort’s website, where SBE Entertainment CEO Sam Nazarian posted a blog item ...

  • As We See It

    The Board recently signed an agreement to share information regarding cheating.

  • As We See It

    The Mouse House will no longer allow Marvel and Star Wars characters and themes to be used for slot machines.

  • News

    The opening comes six-and-a-half years after the closure of the Lady Luck, which was gutted by investor CIM Group and converted into the Downtown Grand.

  • Breaking News

    Caesars Entertainment’s online poker website, using the World Series of Poker brand, will launch Thursday morning, company officials said today.

  • Breaking News

    The High Roller’s towering wheel is complete. Under overcast skies, construction crews today installed the last section of the observation wheel on the Las Vegas ...

  • Breaking News

    Treasure Island wants build a three-story shopping center on the Las Vegas Strip. If approved by Clark County commissioners Wednesday, TI would have to eliminate ...

  • Gaming

    It’s 8 p.m. July 11, 2033. Hot and getting hotter. There’s a high of 117 outside McCarran International Airport, and you’re fighting the odd desire ...

  • NewsBusiness

    Clark County commissioners will weigh in on a pair of hot topics – University Medical Center and officer-involved shootings – at their regular meeting at ...

  • BusinessNews

    Anyone who has parked in a casino garage has probably seen them: thousands of dirty shoe prints stamped onto garage ceilings and support beams. Almost ...

  • Business

    They used math to beat casinos for a living. Their exploits have been immortalized on the silver screen — in films like "21" — and ...

  • Business

    It’s a question that’s loomed over the gambling industry since Internet gaming became a reality: In a battle between brick-and-mortar casinos and online casinos, who ...

  • Las Vegas

    The Terrible’s cowboy is taking the next horse and buggy right outta town. The Affinity Gaming casino has a new name: The Silver Sevens Hotel ...

  • Gaming

    Baccarat players have a new pit to play in. The Golden Nugget has opened a baccarat pit downtown, located just past the casino’s Rush Tower ...

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  • Dining

    “Las Vegas has truly become the world’s restaurant capital,” said celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse. “Las Vegas has the best collection of celebrity restaurants and chefs ...

  • Business

    They fly into McCarran International Airport with their credit cards, their luggage and their plans to enjoy the type of fun only Las Vegas can ...

  • Nightlife

    We all know that Oscar Goodman likes his gin martinis, but what about Carolyn?

  • News & Notes

    Plus, Jason Strauss hints at new Tao Group venues.

  • Film

    Having exhausted police and crime stories in LA, David Ayer tackles the unrelenting intensity of WW2 tank warfare.

  • Lifestyle Featured

    How to ... Find your spirit cheese! Break an apple with your bare hands! Make the perfect mixtape! Speak teen! Our guide to becoming a ...

  • Music

    The former Van Halen singer will celebrate his birthday by rocking with his friends Downtown.

  • Dining

    It was like Disneyland, only with a beautiful burnt ends burrito.

  • Nightlife

    Leave it to Las Vegas nightlife to devise a way to throw pool parties in the winter.

  • Reviews

    The Chicago takeover continues with this fiery new Chinese restaurant.

  • Recipes

    This pasta dish has a lighter touch but doesn't scale back the flavor.

  • Nightlife

    Jenna Marbles knows what your eyebrows mean.

  • DiningFeatured

    Don't know how to attack the buffet? Let us show you the way.

  • Dining

    There’s plenty of variety here, different styles of fried rice, bowls and sushi, along with salads and appetizers.

  • Nightlife

    You don't have to sacrifice craft for what tourists crave at the Monte Carlo watering hole.

  • As We See It

    From discounts on ceremonies to matching bands, lucrative promos are being offered to LGBTQ couples wishing to wed.

  • As We See It

    Millionaire Chess: What happens when the "ancient sport" moves its pieces onto the Strip?

  • The Sunday

    Some pits are fueled by natural gas or propane. Others can burn wood but use common sense: avoid burning on windy days because of blowing ...

  • Nightlife

    Some drinks stick with you—for their unexpected brilliance, their sheer decadence or their downright strangeness.

  • Hot Spots

    Also, an "Adult Halloween Bash" at the Sheri's Ranch brothel. Yes, brothel.