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Gambling News 15-02-2022

South Point to Give Away $2 Million in Bingo Prizes

There’s bingo, then there’s bingo at South Point this summer. The southward casino is hosting what’s touted as “the richest bingo event in Las Vegas history,” with prizes totaling $2 million. South Point will give away $1 million on July 18 and 19, and an additional $1 million on July 22 and 23, 2022. South […]

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Gambling News 05-02-2022

Gambler Wins $229,000 Jackpot, Doesn’t Know It for Three Weeks

Talk about delayed gratification. On Jan. 8, 2022, a player at Treasure Island won a $229,000 slot jackpot. It was $229,368.52 to be exact. The twist: He didn’t know it. According to the Nevada Gaming Control Board, “a communications error on a progressive slot machine prevented the value of the jackpot from being known.” The […]

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Gambling News 26-01-2022

Confirmed: Bally’s to Become Horseshoe Las Vegas

The beloved Horseshoe brand is returning to Las Vegas! Caesars Entertainment has confirmed it will turn Bally’s into Horseshoe, and the rebrand will be accompanied by a multimillion-dollar renovation. We shared word of the rumored Horseshoe rebrand back in March 2021. We first got wind of this news from our friends at the 360 Vegas […]

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Gambling News 06-01-2022

M Life Loyalty Club “Reimagined” As MGM Rewards, Details Unleashed

Gird your loins, MGM Resorts has “reimagined” its popular M Life Rewards player loyalty club. For starters, M Life gets a rebrand to MGM Rewards on Feb. 1, 2022. Beyond the name change, MGM Resorts has released details about how updates to the program will affect customers. The only constant in Las Vegas is change. […]

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Gambling News 02-01-2022

MGM Resorts Sticks It to Players With Loyalty Club Changes

We’re just a few days into 2022, but MGM Resorts has already managed to deliver a swift kick to its customers’ nardledanglers. MGM Resorts is revamping its M Life Rewards program, and if there’s one rule of loyalty clubs: They never, ever get more generous. The most visible change in the M Life program: Starting […]

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Gambling News 01-12-2021

Three Players Win $1 Million Slot Jackpots: One Tips $40, Two Tip Zip

Three lucky players recently snagged million-dollar slot jackpots in Las Vegas casinos, all three happened within a one-week period. We’ve got the details, including inside scoop you won’t find anywhere else. It’s painful, so gird your loins. You can have the Mona Lisa. This is more beautiful. 1. TI Jackpot for $1,089,849.04 The mega-winning streak […]

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Gambling News 28-11-2021

Another One Bites the Dust: Flamingo Poker Room Closes Permanently

Poker rooms are becoming nearly as rare in Las Vegas as keno lounges, 3-to-2 blackjack and escorts willing to work on credit. The closure of Flamingo’s poker room was supposed to be temporary, as additional dealers were needed for the World Series of Poker held at Rio. Alas, Flamingo’s fate had already been sealed. Management […]

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Gambling News 17-11-2021

World Series of Poker Finally Confirms Move to The Strip

It’s been two years since we first shared news the World Series of Poker (WSOP) would move from Rio to the Las Vegas Strip. Now, it’s official. The 53rd annual World Series of Poker tournament will be held at Bally’s and Paris, May 31 to July 19, 2022. As-yet unannounced: Bally’s won’t be Bally’s by […]

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Gambling News 17-11-2021

World Series of Poker Finally Confirms Move to The Strip

It’s been two years since we first shared news the World Series of Poker (WSOP) would move from Rio to the Las Vegas Strip. Now, it’s official. The 53rd annual World Series of Poker tournament will be held at Bally’s and Paris, May 31 to July 19, 2022. As-yet unannounced: Bally’s won’t be Bally’s by […]

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Gambling News 13-11-2021

Fremont Casino’s Keno Lounge to Close

Another one bites the dust: As we were the first to report, Fremont casino’s keno lounge is set to close Nov. 18, 2021. It’s a sign of the times, as live keno lounges continue their slow decline in  Las Vegas. Boyd Gaming confirmed the closure, and the company says Fremont’s keno lounge staff will be […]

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