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  • Pot about to pop?  Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 2:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports 23 states in the U.S. have some form of legal medical marijuana. CNBC's Morgan Brennan discusses how gambling and the legalization of pot may collide.

  • Doubling down on Atlantic City  Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 2:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports Atlantic City's gaming revenue is down 15 percent since 2006.

  • Boardwalk blues in Atlantic City  Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    Atlantic City has fallen on tough times as gaming revenues have plunged and several casinos could be closing by end of summer, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.

  • Atlantic City's boardwalk blues  Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 6:22 AM ET
    Caesar's Palace in Atlantic City.

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on Atlantic City's 5-year revitalization plan as gaming revenues drop 45% since 2006.

  • World cup fever zaps Macau gambling revenue Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 11:15 PM ET
    A croupier stands at a poker table inside the Venetian Macao resort and casino, operated by Sands China Ltd., in Macau, China.

    Gambling revenue in Macau fell 3.7 percent, the first drop in over four years, with analysts saying the World Cup had diverted gamblers away.

  • Volatility ahead for Macau's gaming space: Analyst  Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 8:49 PM ET

    Christopher Jones, MD & Senior Gaming & Lodging Analyst, Telsey Advisory Group, says Macau's gaming sector will face downside pressure in the near term but the "noise" will start to clear by 2015.

  • Galaxy Group: China slowdown won't hurt us  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 8:52 PM ET

    Lui Che Woo, Founder and Chairman of Galaxy Entertainment Group, tells CNBC why he's optimistic that his gaming business will reap better profits this year despite a slowdown in China.

  • Macau's casino tycoon: I don't gamble Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 6:57 PM ET
    Lui Che-woo, chairman of Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd.

    Lui Che Woo, founder and chairman of Galaxy Entertainment, runs six casinos in Macau but he told CNBC that gambling isn’t really his cup of tea.

  • Wyndham was the mystery bidder for IHG: report Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:45 PM ET
    A sign for the InterContinental Hotel, operated by the InterContinental Hotels Group Plc, sits on display at the hotel in Park Lane, London.

    Intercontinental Hotels' board rejected a merger offer in May, Sky News reports.

  • Bucket list summer camps for grown-ups Saturday, 21 Jun 2014 | 11:47 AM ET
    Ron Cianciaruso (in red T-shirt on the left;) along with rock counselor Billy Hinsche (in the hat), a former member of Dino, Desi & Billy who also played with the Beach Boys; and co-campers Nick, Ted, John, Bill and Pat, who joined Ron in the camp band, Outside the Box.

    Why should kids have all the fun? Adults can now spend a week training to be an astronaut, pro poker player, rocker or zombie slayer.

  • Philips wins patent case against Nintendo in UK Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 9:24 AM ET

    Philips Electronics said on Friday it had won a patent infringement cases against Nintendo in the United Kingdom.

  • Atlantic City's Revel casino files for bankruptcy Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel filed for bankruptcy and warned its staff that it will shut down soon without a buyer.

  • Union Gaming Group downgrades Macau sector  Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 12:42 AM ET

    Grant Govertsen, Principal Analyst, Union Gaming Group, says politics in China paint a "flat or negative" long-term outlook for Macau's market.

  • New thrill rides raise the stakes in Las Vegas Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 6:59 PM ET
    The newly opened VooDoo zip line at the Rio Las Vegas gives riders a trhill 490 feet off the ground.

    The economy in Sin City continues to move away from gaming since the worst days of the Great Recession.

  • UK game industry 'back on track': Pro  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Richard Wilson, CEO of TIGA, discusses the console war between Microsoft and Sony and the U.K. game industry which has now returned to growth.

  • Slot machine maker eyes the sale lever Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 6:10 PM ET

    International Game Technology decided to seek a buyer after company stock plummeted.

  • Phil Spencer, Microsoft Xbox head, tells CNBC's Julia Boorstin about its new content strategy to drive sales in the very competitive environment of gaming.

  • Hungover? Airport clinic helps you feel like aces Saturday, 7 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Las Vegas' McCarran International Airport to open a medical clinic and pharmacy.

    The new McCarran Medical Clinic and Pharmacy at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas can fill prescriptions or offer a pre-flight IV.

  • Tetris celebrates 30th birthday  Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Stephen Upstone, co-founder of LoopMe, says Tetris really took off on mobile as the game celebrates its 30th birthday on Friday and discusses the mobile gaming industry.

  • California Chrome could break betting records Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 11:29 AM ET
    The betting window at Belmont Park.

    Past Triple Crown bids have boosted wagering on Belmont Stakes racing, and California Chrome's popularity could drive new records.