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  • Revel auction still taking bids, did not adjourn Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:45 AM ET

    ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey— The bankruptcy auction of Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel ground into its third day early Wednesday as lawyers for the bankrupt resort continued to weigh bids.

  • Casino mogul says experience, not gambling, is key Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:58 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS— Steve Wynn had some advice. That's why after he recently won the opportunity to build Boston's first casino-hotel, he said he has grand plans for a property that will feature an entry akin to those in Las Vegas, but will tuck slot machines and table games away. The industry has been rattled by troubles in Atlantic City.

  • No bluff: Lifetime ban sought against poker player Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 7:19 PM ET

    A US regulator said it is seeking a permanent trading ban against Daniel Shak after he violated a partial ban on certain futures dealing.

  • MGM CEO: Current visitation up in Macau     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 5:20 PM ET

    MGM Resorts Chairman and CEO Jim Murren discusses whether Hong Kong protests could negatively impact his business in Macau, and the future of the gaming and slot floor.

  • Brookfield bids for Atlantic City's Revel Casino Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 2:28 PM ET
    The Revel Casino in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014.

    An affiliate of Brookfield Asset Management has topped real estate developer Glenn Straub's $90M bid for the bankrupt Revel.

  • Jackpot! Gambling's impact on the US economy Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 2:05 PM ET
    Las Vegas, Nevada.

    The American Gaming Association's first report on the industry's impact on the economy found that, despite big money, gaming firms have had to adapt.

  • Meet creative mind behind slot machine games     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 1:58 PM ET

    Brad Rose designs slot machine games for WMS, part of Scientific Games. He's debuting new products at the Global Gaming Expo, and explains how he recruits college grads more used to videogames than slots.

  • Sept 30- An affiliate of Brookfield Asset Management has topped Florida real estate developer Glenn Straub's $90 million bid for the bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources.

  • Study: Gambling industry worth $240B, 1.7M jobs Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 1:45 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS— U.S. casinos and the makers of the games found inside had a $240 billion economic impact and employed 1.7 million people in 2013, a study shows. The group's annual G2E Global Gaming Expo is being held this week at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas.

  • Gaming's impact on US economy     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the expansion of the gaming industry in the U.S.

  • Brookfield bids for Atlantic City's Revel Casino - WSJ Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    Sept 30- An affiliate of Brookfield Asset Management has topped Florida real estate developer Glenn Straub's $90 million bid for the bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources.

  • Vegas doubles down on different future     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    A new park and arena is being built as casino alternatives in Las Vegas, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Revel casino auction to resume today Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:49 AM ET

    A bankruptcy court auction for Revel, the failed luxury casino-hotel on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, is scheduled to resume.

  • Gaming's big bet on social     Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells provides a sneak peek on how the gaming industry is changing its strategy to attract new customers into the casinos.

  • Sept 29- The Florida developer who entered the first bid in an auction for Atlantic City, New Jersey's Revel Casino Hotel, which closed its doors this month, said on Monday he plans to challenge the results if he loses, because the process lacked transparency.

  • Bidder for AC's Revel to contest auction if he loses Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 6:11 PM ET
    The Revel Casino in Atlantic City on July 30, 2014.

    The Florida developer who entered the first bid in an auction for Atlantic City, New Jersey's Revel Casino Hotel says the process lacked transparency.

  • Icahn weighs $100M bid for Taj Mahal; refutes union Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 5:40 PM ET

    The billionaire investor may spend as much as $100 million to save the troubled casino, but the offer comes with considerable strings attached.

  • Trump Entertainment: End union pension for casino Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 1:20 PM ET
    The Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J.

    Trump Entertainment Resorts seeks to end pension contributions for unionized workers to save the Taj Mahal casino.

  • Report: Gambling industry paid out $38B in taxes Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 12:19 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS— The gambling industry nationwide paid out a jackpot-worthy $38 billion in federal, state and local taxes in 2013, according to a report from the American Gaming Association. The Associated Press obtained a copy of the report's tax revenue figures before its release Tuesday.

  • *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.