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North Dakota performs quick u-turn in favour of sports betting
North Dakota’s House of Representatives has passed legislation to approve sports betting, hours after deciding to reject it. The proposed bill originally...
Legal sports betting moves step closer in Kentucky
Kentucky lawmakers have taken the first step towards legalising sports betting, approving House Bill 175. The bill was approved on Wednesday by...
Caesars Entertainment to evaluate billionaire’s board request
Caesars Entertainment has responded to Carl Icahn’s request to represent the company on the board, following his filing on the ...
DC Council votes in favour of Intralot
The DC Council has awarded exclusive rights for mobile sports betting to Intralot in Washington DC. A majority vote passed Bill 23-25,...
Billionaire Carl Icahn confirms 10% stake in Caesars Entertaiment
Activist investor Carl Icahn has confirmed the purchase of a 10% stake in Caesars Entertainment. It was reported last Saturday the billionaire...
Colossus Bets COO: “We want to bring cash out to US horseracing”
The week before ICE London 2019, Colossus Bets broke the news it had been issued with a totalisator license by the...
NetEnt issued with permanent New Jersey license
The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has granted NetEnt a permanent Casino Service Industry Enterprise license. Since 2015, NetEnt has...
Delaware online gaming revenue and handle rise significantly
Delaware saw $7.4m in online gaming handle during January, generating $279,000 in revenue. The figures show a considerable year-on-year increase from January...
New Jersey Senate President threatens lawsuit against Department of Justice
The Department of Justice (DoJ) is facing opposition from the New Jersey Senate over its recent reinterpretation of the Federal Wire...
New Jersey January revenue up 25%; sports betting handle highest yet
Sports betting in New Jersey enjoyed its most active month to date in January, with $385.2m wagered during the first month...
Q & A: US can outgrow Kambi's European operations in next few years, says CEO
Following Kambi’s announcement of revenue increasing 22% to €76.2m ($86.3m) for 2018 (full round-up here), Gambling Insider caught up with...
Gaming and Leisure Properties 2018 revenue up; net income falls
Gaming and Leisure Properties has announced a 9% year-on-year revenue increase to $1.05bn for 2018. However, net income for the full year...
Online sports betting poll shows New Yorkers are undecided
As legal sports betting draws closer to reality in New York, the state’s residents are yet to form a majority opinion...
Playtech BGT Sports extends Codere agreement
Playtech BGT Sports has extended its long-term sportsbook partnership with Codere, running until late 2022. The new agreement covers both its retail...
Online gaming bill proposed in West Virginia
A bipartisan group of lawmakers are attempting to bring licensed online casinos to West Virginia. Sports betting was legalised in the state...
On board and online: Missouri bill proposes sports betting
A bill that would authorise sports betting online and on excursion gambling boats has been introduced in Missouri. Proposed by Senator Denny...
Ohio's gambling revenue flourishes due to racinos
Gambling revenue in Ohio increased 3% year-on-year to $140.7m for January, according to the state's Casino Control Commission. The increase was due to...
NetEnt agrees deal with Parx Casino to expand in Pennsylvania
NetEnt and Parx Casino have agreed a deal ahead of the launch of the regulated online casino market in Pennsylvania. When the...
DraftKings CEO exclusive: Customer demand changed our casino strategy
DraftKings CEO Jason Robins says customer demand made it “very clear very quickly” the operator needed to enter the casino market. Back...
Nevada sportsbooks see $145.9m in Super Bowl bets
The Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) released figures showing $145.9m was bet on this year’s Super Bowl at the state's 200...
Gaming revenue in Nevada tops $11.9bn in 2018
Total gaming revenue in Nevada rose 3% year-on-year to $11.92bn for 2018. Some categories, such as three-card poker and five-cent machines, saw...
AGA: 63% of Americans support legalised sports betting
The American Gaming Association (AGA) has produced data on the support for legalised sports betting within the US. According to the AGA-commissioned...
Wynn Resorts Q4 revenue increases due to Wynn Palace income
Wynn Resorts has announced its year-on-year operating revenue for Q4 increased by 4%, rising to $1.69bn. In 2018, full-year operating revenues increased...
Hard Rock launches GiG-powered sportsbook in New Jersey
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City has launched its land-based and online sportsbook in New Jersey. Both HardRockSports.com and HardRockCasino.com will...
SBTech extends US reach with Pala Interactive partnership
SBTech has partnered with California-based Pala Interactive to offer its sportsbook technology brands. The five-year agreement will see SBTech’s sportsbook solutions integrated...
GeoComply’s Anna Sainsbury joins AGA board
GeoComply Chairperson Anna Sainsbury has joined the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) board of directors. The AGA believes the appointment will benefit the...
MGM Resorts International purchases $850m Empire City Casino
MGM Resorts International and MGM Growth Properties have announced the acquisition of Empire City Casino in Yonkers, New York, for approximately...
Rhode Island's first full month of sports betting sees $13.1m in handle
The state of Rhode Island accepted $13.1m in sports betting handle during its first full month of legalised sports wagering. According to...
Colossus Bets issued with totalisator license in Oregon
Colossus Bets has today been granted a license to operate a totalisator by the Oregon Racing Commission. Its new license will allow...
Wynn Resorts agrees Nevada fine in Steve Wynn case
Wynn Resorts has admitted executives failed to report sexual misconduct allegations against Steve Wynn, according to reports in the US. Founder, former...
Gaming analyst: Remote Gaming Bill adoption “a surreal experience”
International horseracing provides strong alternative during six-day break
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