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Thursday, 14th October

Great Yarmouth - Business Wire
ComTrade Joins Forces with Palaces Casino to Launch Live Games System

Singapore - Straits Times
2 face more casino charges - Money Wheel rigging.

Melbourne - Sky News Aus & Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Union
Crown casino strike averted
Crown Members Win Landmark Deal
"The in-principle agreement, reached with Casino Union delegates this morning and Crown, means Crown staff will be the best paid casino workers in Australia."

Hull - Yorkshire Post
Firm wants more time to build casino over long wait for licence - Clarence Mills Hull.

Macau - WSJ & Bloomberg
Macau's Cotai Dispute Intensifies
New Cotai Announces Macao Studio City Suit, ESun Says; Can't Confirm Writ

Kuala Lumpur - WSJ
BMB Offers $3.4 Billion for Kerzner

Malta -, Malta Today & Malta Business Weekly
LGA denies loopholes make gaming debts unenforceable
Gaming authority turns down German claim for dishonoured €167,500 payout
LGA clarifies winnings, gambling debts in Malta
LGA role questioned as online casino refuses to pay Casino images of the day...

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Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino - Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
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Leaving Town
Leaving Town
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Crown Chairman James Packer Raises Stake in Casino Owner by $200 Million
Steiner Leisure to Operate New Mandara Spa at the Harrah's Cherokee Casino
Casino partners with AEG in naming rights deal
Cumbrian bookmaker stole £4,100 and gambled it away in one day
Station Casinos sues two Web sites - UPI
Station Casinos files lawsuits alleging ‘cybersquatting,’ trademark infringement
Report: Tiger's manager sued for betting -
Tiger's Manager Sued Over Alleged Shady Betting

Wednesday, 13th October

Las Vegas - Bloomberg & Yahoo/AP
MGM Resorts, Kerkorian Sell Stock as Vegas Starts to Recover
Casino co. MGM Resorts, Kerkorian selling shares

Las Vegas - LVR-J
MGM reveals debt-paying plan and gets bid for stake in Borgata

Macau - Macau Daily Times
Casinos invest more than expected

Las Vegas - The Guardian
HBOS loses millions on Vegas casino
Fear and loaning in Las Vegas: HBOS loses $500m to casino
"The loss is almost like collecting $20 from every income tax payer in the UK and losing the lot on the craps table."

New Jersey - Bloomberg
Atlantic City Casino Gambling Fell 12% in September
"Slot machine revenue at the 11 casinos fell 9.9% to $209 million from a year earlier. Table proceeds declined 16% to $87.4 million."
September 2010 - Monthly Casino Revenue Report

Western Cape, South Africa - Business Day
BEE group in tussle with Sun over fees

Grand Hotel, Grand West Casino, Cape Town
Grand Hotel, Grand West Casino, Cape Town
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Singapore - Singapore Democrats
Higher roller loses $76.5 million in S'pore casino

Miami - Yahoo/Business Wire
PokerTek Announces Chris Moneymaker to Play in 2011 Carnival PokerPro Challenge

Saskatchewan -
Casino thief sentenced to 3.5 years

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Le Casino du Lac-Leamy sur Facebook Casino images of the day...

Construcción Casino Copiapó.
Construcción Casino Copiapó - April 2008.
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Casino taxes help patch Detroit loss - Detroit Free Press.
AERL. Announces Non-Binding Memorandum of Understanding to Acquire King’s Gaming Promotion Limited’s VIP Room in the Venetian Macau
French player returns uncompetitive says Mangas boss - eGamingReview
Lotto addict sent to prison for $2M embezzlement - New York
Study finds pigeons love a flutter - ABC News Australia.

Tuesday, 12th October

Macau & Las Vegas - PRNewswire
GPI™ Chosen to Supply Casino Currency, RFID to Galaxy Macau™
Macau Galaxy Resort
Macau Galaxy Resort 
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Melbourne - Sky News & SMH/aap
Casino staff plan strikes in Melbourne
Casino staff go on strike

Singapore - Channel News Asia
S'pore tycoon blows S$100m at the tables
Local tycoon blows $100m at the tables
Singapore $100 million is the equivalent of U.S. $76.5 million.

Las Vegas - Las Vegas Sun
Locals casino clears a room for nonsmokers

France - eGamingReview
French regulation working despite shrinking numbers claims ARJEL chief Casino images of the day...

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Fined for casino offences - Singapore. Straits Times
Leisure & Gaming only trying to sell Betshop
Ex-Ala. governor not surprised by gambling charges
‘Town must decide’ in the casino debate - Bournemouth
Gambler stole £46,000 to feed fruit machines - Paignton, Devon
Illegal gambling den raided - Singapore

Monday, 11th October

New York - Yahoo/AP
Sector Snap: Casino industry

Las Vegas - AP & LVR-J
Vegas casino and Sacramento Kings owner arrested
Palms owner Maloof arrested on DUI charges

Las Vegas -
Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Distributes Vegan Documentary To Staff Members

California -, Modesto Bee & CBS13
Turlock card room trio accused of cheating
State deals fraud charges against alleged Turlock poker cheats
Three Arrested After Blackjack Bust In Turlock

Florida - Palm Beach Post
Gambling opponents see trouble with new Florida Lottery instant rewards game

Singapore - Channel News Asia
Mother, son fined for wrongful casino access

Macau - Macau Daily Times
Visitor arrivals soar in Golden Week
Memorabilia auction takes place at Ponte 16

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Audley Harrison joins Full Tilt Poker - East Side Boxing
Last chance for casinos to object proposed gambling ad restrictions - S.A.
Czech-based betting firm Fortuna sets IPO price - €4.50
10-10-10: Vegas chapels busy on symmetrical date - AP
Swansea City star John Hartson kicks £20k-a-day gambling habit
Scott Montgomery robbed at Bellagio
Bookie gets the picture as punter has last laugh

Saturday & Sunday, 9th & 10th October

Las Vegas - David Mckee - Stiffs & Georges
No (M)irage this time: Penn enters Vegas
The whales of August

Las Vegas- Las Vegas Sun: Liz Benston
Owning, operating casinos not first choice of lenders when loans can’t be repaid
Sharron Angle signals interest in settling copyright lawsuit

Birmingham - Birmingham Mail
Four jailed for £100,000 casino money laundering

Reno - Reno Gazette-Journal
Siena closes casino floor

Nova Scotia, Canada - & Chronicle Herald
Gambler loses bid to recover losses
Gambling addict’s lawsuit dismissed

Nevada - ABC News/AP & Bloomberg
Nevada Casino Winnings up 11.5% in August
Nevada's August gaming win was aided by a massive $160 million win on Baccarat a rise of 46% from 2009. - Abreviated Revenue Report - Full Revenue Report
MGM, Wynn Jump as Las Vegas Strip Gambling Rises 21%

Las Vegas - Las Vegas Sun
August gaming win surges 21% on Las Vegas Strip
Cosmopolitan exec: Las Vegas economy shows signs of recovery

Maryland - Washington Post
Jockey Club spends more than $3 million to derail casino

Las Vegas - LVR-J
Penn National buys debt of M Resort for $230.5 million

Las Vegas - Business Wire
Penn National Gaming Purchases M Resort Debt from Bank of Scotland for $230.5 Million

Huddersfield - Huddersfield Examiner
Huddersfield's Casino Red re-opens two years after shock closure

Buffalo, New York - Niagara Gazette
Senecas propose compromise, say it's willing to make casino payments directly to host communities

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3 arrested in string of casino robberies - WCPO ABC 9 Cincinnati, OH.
Three People Arrested For Robberies of Indiana Casino Winners
Senecas offer direct community payments - WIVB CBS 4 Buffalo
AC's Resorts Casino Adopting '20s Theme - WTXF FOX 29 Philadelphia. Casino images of the day...

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Russian spy Anna Chapman gets her own iPhone poker game
Man fleeced by fruit machine addict
NGOs stage rally against casinos in Panaji - Times of India
Casinos roll dice and lose: experts
Gambling arrests stun Alabama - Babtist Press
Betfair attracts enough interest for flotation
Governor names 7 to casino control commission
3 Las Vegas neighborhoods on list of nation’s ‘most dangerous’
Britain's biggest ever lottery win

Friday, 8th October

Singapore - Wall Street Journal
Singapore Casino Experiment Pays Off

Singapore - Channel News Asia & Straits Times
RWS bookie jailed two weeks, fined $20,000
Casino bookmaker jailed
Casino cheats charged

Macau - Business Wire
Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Rolling Chip Turnover for September 2010

London - Daily Telegraph & The Independent
Betfair chief David Yu discloses heart problem in floatation prospectus
Betfair shares valued at up to £14 each

Newcastle - Newcastle Journal
Croupier at centre of Aspers Casino sting

Las Vegas & Carson City - LVR-J
Gaming regulators recommend Cosmopolitan for license approval
"The Cosmopolitan, which is wholly owned by Deutsche Bank, has 2,995 hotel rooms in two towers. Deutsche Bank is operating the Cosmopolitan through a wholly owned subsidiary."

New York - Business Week &
NY threatens to end Senecas' casino compact
Paterson Reiterates: Casinos Must Pay Up or Face Closure

Seneca Buffalo Creek
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Gov. threatens to close Seneca casinos
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Mobile Advertising - Trump Casinos
Mobile Advertising - Trump Casinos
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additional headlines...
DataArt Completes iPad Application for Betfair
Betting probe heads north
Scorsese's Tv Hit Sparks Casino Craze

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