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  • *Tokyo government downgrades casino project. TOKYO, Sept 29- Plans to open Japan's first casino in Tokyo before the 2020 Olympics are becoming increasingly unlikely, with developers facing skyrocketing building costs and a city government that no longer considers casino development an economic priority.

  • Nevada gambling revenue down 4 percent in August Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 9:47 AM ET

    LAS VEGAS— Nevada gambling revenue fell nearly 4 percent in August, bedeviled by the baccarat table game. Casinos brought in $920 million in August, down from $955 million a year ago, Nevada Gaming Control Board officials said Friday. Of the $35 million drop statewide, $24 million was due to weaker baccarat revenue.

  • MACAU, Sept 25- Macau's casino junket operators are feeling the squeeze as China's anti-corruption drive has blown a hole in the world's biggest gambling hub.

  • APNewsBreak: Unshuffled cards game ruled legal Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Games of mini-baccarat played at the Golden Nugget two years ago with unshuffled cards in which gamblers won $1.5 million did not violate any rules or laws, New Jersey casino regulators ruled.

  • Have Singapore’s casinos lost their mojo? Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    Singapore's casinos opened their doors in 2010 with great expectations for the market's potential growth, but some believe the party may be over.

  • Ultimate leaving New Jersey online gambling market Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 5:06 PM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— New Jersey's fledgling Internet gambling market lost its first provider Friday when Ultimate Gaming accused its partner, the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, of multiple contract breaches and said it is pulling out of New Jersey.

  • Trustee objects to parts of Revel casino sale Saturday, 13 Sep 2014 | 12:27 PM ET
    The Revel Casino in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014.

    A U.S. Bankruptcy Court trustee is objecting to the proposed auction date for the Revel Casino Hotel and a $3 million breakup fee.

  • Can sports betting boost NJ?     Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    Discussing whether sports betting could help New Jersey raise extra revenue, and what's next for Atlantic City, with Maglan Capital co-founder David Tawil.

  • *Trump Entertainment Resorts files for Chapter 11. Sept 9- Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc, which runs two casinos in Atlantic City, filed for bankruptcy protection for a third time, in another blow to the city's crumbling casino industry.

  • FACTBOX-Atlantic City's crumbling casinos Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 12:25 PM ET

    Sept 9- Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc said it was closing its Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino this month, the fourth casino to be shut this year in the once-booming Atlantic City. Atlantic City's casino industry is losing out to new rivals in northeastern United States, with gaming revenue in the region nearly halving from its 2006 peak of $5.2 billion.

  • Sept 9- Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc, which operates two casinos in Atlantic City, joined the list of casino operators in New Jersey that have filed for bankruptcy. The company, which Donald Trump founded but no longer controls, operates the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort and the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.

  • Sept 9- Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc, which operates two casinos in Atlantic City, joined the list of casino operators in New Jersey that have filed for bankruptcy. Trump Entertainment operates the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort and the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.

  • Trump Entertainment Resorts files for bankruptcy Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 7:27 AM ET

    Sept 9- Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc, which operates two casinos in Atlantic City, joined the list of casino operators in New Jersey that have filed for bankruptcy. Trump Entertainment operates the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort and the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.

  • Ray Rice sacked by Ravens     Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 6:18 AM ET

    The Baltimore Ravens fired its running back after a video surfaced showing Rice knocking out his then fiancée in a hotel elevator. NBC Sports Anchor Dave Briggs, shares his thoughts on the NFL's tougher domestic violence policy.

  • NJ one step closer to sports betting     Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 12:57 PM ET

    A turn of legal events in regards to sports betting in New Jersey, with CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Sunken Showboat casino may float with new buyer Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 3:34 PM ET
    Showboat Atlantic City hotel in Atlantic City, N.J.

    The former Showboat casino in Atlantic City may have just found a new buyer.

  • Crapped out: Atlantic City's Revel Casino closes Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 6:26 AM ET
    The Revel Casino in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014.

    The $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel went out with a whimper Tuesday as its casino closed a day after the hotel checked out its last guest.

  • HONG KONG, Sept 1- Hong Kong's benchmark index failed to hold onto midday gains on Monday, hurt by a weaker gambling sector after data showed Macau casino revenue declined for the third straight month in August. The Hang Seng Index closed barely changed at 24,752.09 points.

  • Aug 29- Four Atlantic City casinos are closing this year, but not all of their gamblers will return to visit eight others that have survived in the down-on-its-luck New Jersey resort. The casinos remaining open in Atlantic City are likely, however, to garner about 60 percent of the revenues that had been generated by the four closing casinos, Bumazhny said.

  • The rise and fall of Atlantic City Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 8:22 AM ET

    Atlantic City hotel and casino Revel will shut its doors next week. As casinos continue to shut down, what's the future hold for A.C.?