Bullet fired into MGM Grand Las Vegas gaming floor; probe launched

Bullet fired into MGM Grand Las Vegas gaming floor; probe launched

Marking the latest incident involving firearms on or near the Las Vegas Strip, a bullet was fired into the MGM Grand Las Vegas gaming floor during a struggle over a handgun in the early hours of Fr

Virginia lawmakers remain committed to ban Skill Games next year

Virginia lawmakers remain committed to ban Skill Games next year

Virginia Senator Janet Howell, a democrat from Fairfax, has pronounced that she remains supportive of the state’s Democratic Governor, Ralph Northam, in their commitment to ban skill games next yea

Long-time employee Mary Harville becomes Kentucky Lottery’s first female CEO

Long-time employee Mary Harville becomes Kentucky Lottery’s first female CEO

Government-regulated Kentucky Lottery Corporation has announced that its senior vice president and general counsel Mary Harville has been promoted to the position of chief executive officer (CEO).

iSoftBet’s much-anticipated new Western Gold Megaways video slot launched fully

iSoftBet’s much-anticipated new Western Gold Megaways video slot launched fully

Casino games developer iSoftBet has announced the launch of its new six-reel Western Gold Megaways video slot, which is based around the Aztec Gold Megaways title that hit market in December last y

Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority to acquire Las Vegas Monorail for over $24 million

Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority to acquire Las Vegas Monorail for over $24 million

The Board of Directors of the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has approved the proposal to spend more than $24 million to acquire the Las Vegas Monorail Co., the nation’s only

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COVID-19 leads to 31 percent decline in US commercial gaming revenues

Months-long shutdowns and restrictions led by the deadly COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a steep decline in gaming revenues for the entire the U.S.

Capacity limits for live entertainment & public gatherings should be increased to 50%: Clark County Commission

Clark County Commission Chairperson Marilyn Kirkpatrick has presented a plan to the Nevada COVID-19 Mitigation & Management Task Force, urging the state to increase capacity limits for live ent

Hard Rock International gets green signal to start construction for Rockford casino

The Illinois Gaming Commission (IGC) has finally granted permission to Hard Rock International (HRI) for construction of its Hard Rock Casino in Rockford as the property has been found fit for a ga

Global EV battery market expands to 116 GWh as battery manufacturers report significant growth last year

Despite adverse business and economic conditions and other challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, the worldwide xEV battery market (BEVs, PHEVs, and HEVs) grew noticeably, SNE Researc

Tesla teams up with Samsung to develop new 5nm chip for fully-autonomous technology: Report

Electric vehicle & clean energy giant Tesla Motors has teamed up with South Korea-headquartered Samsung to develop a new 5-nanometer (5nm) chip for fully-autonomous (self-driving) technology fo

Segway launches self-balancing Ninebot S Max e-scooter with steering wheel

Segway, New Hampshire-headquartered manufacturer of two-wheeled personal electric transportation solutions, has started accepting orders for a new version of its already-popular self-balancing elec

Attractive lease deals available on Kia Niro EV, Chevrolet Bolt & Nissan LEAF

Various automakers embarked on their 2021 EV journeys with eye-catching deals on electric cars to prompt users of conventional fossil fuel-powered vehicles to make a shift to EVs.