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A large crowd fills the beach in Manasquan, N.J. on June 28, 2020. With large crowds expected at the Jersey Shore for the July Fourth weekend, some are worried that a failure to heed mask-wearing and social distancing protocols could accelerate the spread of the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
July 03, 2020 - 8:40 am
BELMAR, N.J. (AP) — As coronavirus-related restrictions are eased and temperatures climb, people are flocking back to the Jersey Shore. And with the July Fourth holiday weekend upon us, that's making some people nervous, particularly given the large crowds that have surfaced at some popular shore...
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Guests gamble on the casino floor at the Riviera Hotel & Casino on April 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Mitch Kelly
June 30, 2020 - 7:38 am
Even though everyone expected Nevada's gaming win to be next to nothing for May, it's still a shocker to see just how much the coronavirus pandemic has affected the overall take.
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Exterior view of the New York New York Hotel in Las Vegas
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Mitch Kelly
June 11, 2020 - 6:37 am
The main casino cage at New York New York on the Las Vegas Strip was robbed early Thursday.
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Excalibur
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Mitch Kelly
June 11, 2020 - 6:23 am
One week after gaming operations were allowed to resume in Nevada, MGM Resorts International will re-open the Excalibur Hotel and Casino on Thursday.
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A Greyhound Bus Station In Phoenix, AZ
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Mitch Kelly
June 11, 2020 - 5:40 am
As southern Nevada starts to get back to business with the reopening of hotel-casinos back on June 4th, Greyhound Bus Lines has increased that they're increasing schedules to and from Las Vegas.
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World Series of Poker
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Mitch Kelly
June 09, 2020 - 6:26 am
With the flagship World Series of Pokerpostponed in Las Vegas due to COVID-19 concerns organizers have announced “World Series of Poker Online,” an online poker festival spanning two months.
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Unemployment insurance form and clipboard on a desk.
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Mitch Kelly
June 04, 2020 - 6:03 am
As Las Vegas attempts to get back to normal with Thursday's resumption of gaming perations, a new study shows just how hard we were hit by the closures put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19.
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Mitch Kelly
June 03, 2020 - 6:13 am
After being forced to shut down for more than two months in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Nevada casinos can turn on the machines and set the tables beginning tomorrow morning at 12:01.
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Sahara Las Vegas
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Mitch Kelly
May 28, 2020 - 5:30 am
Following orders from Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak lifting the government-mandated closure of casino operations, SAHARA Las Vegas will reopen at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 4TH.
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May 28, 2020 - 5:25 am
Casinos from Lake Tahoe to Laughlin started announcing plans Wednesday to lure back customers beginning June 4, with one downtown Las Vegas hotel owner buying more than 1,000 one-way airline tickets to boost interest around the country.
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