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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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Dreamstime
Associated Press
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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Guests gamble on the casino floor at the Riviera Hotel & Casino on April 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Associated Press
May 27, 2020 - 5:44 am
Nevada casinos will be able to open June 4, when they will have been closed for more than 11 weeks to prevent crowds from gathering and spreading the coronavirus, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak announced Tuesday night.
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Paul Ihander
May 22, 2020 - 4:43 pm
Nevada could be stacking chips and claiming jackpots again starting on June 4.
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Associated Press
May 21, 2020 - 5:15 am
Nevada gambling regulators are calling casino companies to a workshop next week with health and safety officials aimed at sharpening rules for reopening the state’s shuttered gambling establishments.
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Exterior photo of the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino June 30, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada
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Associated Press
May 01, 2020 - 5:23 am
MGM Resorts International (MGM) on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $806.9 million.
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Associated Press
April 30, 2020 - 5:10 am
Mid-March casino closures in Nevada due to the coronavirus outbreak had a predictable effect, halting a streak of three $1 billion months in house winnings and costing the state half its usual amount of gambling taxes, regulators reported Wednesday.
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