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  • BOSTON— Wynn Resorts has fended off a challenge to a key state environmental permit as it looks to finally start construction on its nearly $2 billion Boston- area casino. Wynn said it will immediately start construction on the resort casino complex planned for the Mystic River waterfront in Everett once the environmental license is in hand.

  • RENO, Nev. _ Monarch Casino& Resort Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $5.7 million. Monarch Casino shares have increased almost 4 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Monarch Casino, Earnings Report.

  • HARRISBURG, Pa.— Revenue from Pennsylvania's 12 casinos hit a record high in the just-completed fiscal year, as dollars lost by gamblers rose 3.6 percent. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said Monday revenue from slot machines and tables games exceeded $3.2 billion in the 12 months ending June 30. Only Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course in...

  • Those used to playing the slot machines or card game tables in Las Vegas now have the ability to bet in mobile tournaments.

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Atlantic City's casinos saw revenue decline slightly in June, down a bit more than 1 percent compared to a year ago, while revenue for the first six months of the year was slightly higher. The eight casinos collectively won $216.5 million from gamblers, a decline of 1.2 percent compared to June 2015, according to figures released Wednesday.

  • LAS VEGAS— A Nevada judge scuttled a plan to build on the historic site of the first racially integrated casino in Las Vegas, citing infighting in the would-be development firm and a better offer from another buyer. Clark County District Court Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez's ruling on Tuesday came seven weeks after a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the Moulin...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— A strike against Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal casino grew more contentious Wednesday as strikers rallied outside the New York offices of Donald Trump, who opened the casino, and Carl Icahn, his fellow billionaire who now owns it. As the protest unfolded, Icahn's management team issued an ultimatum to Taj Mahal strikers: Accept the company's...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Workers in Atlantic City have approved a new contract with three casinos while a strike continues at the Trump Taj Mahal. Local 54 of the Unite-HERE union says workers from the three Caesars Entertainment- owned casinos in Atlantic City voted Monday to ratify their new contract. Both the Tropicana and the Taj Mahal are owned by billionaire...

  • Macau casino

    Macau gross gaming revenues for early July appear to be above earlier expectations, leading investors to send casino shares higher.

  • The winning numbers for Tuesday night's $454 million Mega Millions lottery were 29, 46, 53, 64, 73 and 10.

  • Competitors practice ahead of qualifying matches at the 2015 Call of Duty European Championships at The Royal Opera House on London, England.

    Entity betting and esports gambling are the two newest trends in sports gambling.

  • NEW YORK, July 1- Casino workers striking on Friday outside the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey, will continue on a 24- hour basis throughout the holiday weekend, a spokesperson for the workers' union said. Unite-Here Local 54 union spokesperson Ben Begleiter said workers are striking outside most of the casino entrances, while chanting, pounding...

  • Las Vegas Strip gaming revenue keeps tumbling

    Gross gaming revenue on the Strip slipped for the third consecutive month in May, according to the Nevada Gaming Control Board.

  • The Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

    Atlantic City's main casino workers union has begun picketing against the Trump Taj Mahal casino amid a contract dispute.

  • WASHINGTON, June 27- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to wade into a legal battle pitting Native American tribal sovereignty against the federal government's power to regulate labor relations in cases involving casinos on Indian land in Michigan. With the Supreme Court declining to take up the issue, the Republican-led Congress stands as the tribes'...

  • TOKYO, June 22- Japan's Nikkei share average dropped on Wednesday, snapping a three-day winning streak as investors took profits from recent gains against a background of nerves over Thursday's Brexit referendum. Recent opinion polls have mostly shown a shift towards keeping Britain in the European Union, but there are signs that momentum has stalled for the'...

  • AC casino workers vote to strike

    Workers at four casinos vote for changes by the start of the July 4 holiday weekend.

  • June 16- Workers at four casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey's gambling hub, voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to authorize a strike if they are not offered what they consider to be a fair contract by the start of the busy July 4 holiday weekend. A strike vote could give Unite Here Local 54 bargaining committees more firepower in negotiations over new contracts...

  • Casino workers protest outside the Tropicana casino in Atlantic City, N.J., May 6, 2016.

    A strike vote could give Unite Here Local 54 bargaining committees more firepower in negotiations over new contracts for 6,000 workers.

  • June 16- Workers at four casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey's gambling hub, voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to authorize a strike if they are not offered what they consider to be a fair contract by the start of the busy July 4 holiday weekend. A strike vote could give Unite Here Local 54 bargaining committees more firepower in negotiations over new contracts...