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Billionaire Trump Fleeces Workers, Small Businesses

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 06.20.2016 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

When Americans elect a president, they want a leader who will look out for the little guy, not take advantage of him. Exploiting the little guy - and everybody else - to make a buck for himself is Donald Trump's M.O.

Penis Ring Sparks Bomb Alert In German Casino

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.06.2016 | Weird News

This gambling hall wasn't taking any chances. An employee of the Spielothek casino in Halberstadt, Germany, heard ticking and humming noises from a me...

Tommy James' New Movie, His Music, the Mob, and a Whole Lot of Hanky Panky

Pamela Glasner | Posted 02.10.2016 | Entertainment
Pamela Glasner

Whenever I hear Crystal Blue Persuasion, no matter what I'm doing or what's going on around me, I have to pause as, for just those few minutes, I am t...

Casino Capitalism Grips Washington

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 12.11.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Negotiations over a must-pass bill to avert a government shutdown have stumbled on an unlikely roadblock that has nothing to do with gov...

5 Awesome Casino Hotels to Experience This Season

Nancy Laws | Posted 06.11.2015 | Travel
Nancy Laws

After a winter that included snow in unexpected places, and for Ohioans, a long and irritably still sticking its head in every once in a while, frigid season. Everyone is ready to enjoy the change in weather.

Casinos Fail Old Industrial Towns

Peter Van Buren | Posted 01.14.2015 | Business
Peter Van Buren

Only a generation ago, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania had a steel mill employing tens of thousands of people at good wages. The typical casino worker today in Bethlehem makes $10-12 an hour. Many are part-time.

Booing at Bingo

Fiona Finn | Posted 09.21.2014 | Money
Fiona Finn

Yesterday my twenty-four year old son sent me a message via Facebook about a local woman who won over $976,000 on a casino slot machine.

Don't Ask Sheldon Adelson for a Job

Betty Liu | Posted 07.15.2014 | Business
Betty Liu

Recently, I went to visit casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson in Hangover City. I mean, Las Vegas. His folks invited us out to hear him speak at the Unive...

Casinos for Seniors: Full of Sound and Light, Signifying Emptiness

John Culhane | Posted 04.28.2014 | Fifty
John Culhane

How do we hope our aging parents will spend their time? How do we hope to spend our time once we retire from our jobs and have the free time many of us routinely whine about not having? Casino gambling, it turns out, is the answer for many millions of seniors. And it's dismal.

"The Wolf of Wall Street" Is.... Awfully Long!

Jay Weston | Posted 02.21.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

There is a certain irony at the fact that the movie, "The Wolf of Wall Street," is opening on Christmas day. It's a day supposed to celebrate extending good will towards all men and women.

East Colorado Reservations

Chris Weigant | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Putting secession on the ballot in a county is, pretty obviously, nothing more than a political stunt. It brings to mind those who launch efforts to amend the Constitution even though they know they're never going to succeed. I appreciate the value of a good political stunt, though.

Best Casino Hotels

GAYOT.com | Posted 10.27.2013 | Travel
GAYOT.com

If you enjoy gambling, why not stay where you can play? From Foxwoods in Connecticut to the Ibiza Gran Hotel off of the coast of Spain, take a trip with Lady Luck to one of these casino hotels.

Gatsby Then, Gatsby Again: A Comparative Review

Kimann Schultz | Posted 09.08.2013 | Entertainment
Kimann Schultz

The fundamental error most movie critics have made in their reviews of Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby is the fact that they have critiqued the movie only against the so-called "great American novel" itself.

Cuomo: Referendum On NY Casinos Could Be Delayed

Newsday | Yancey Roy | Posted 07.02.2013 | New York

ALBANY -- Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday that the state could put off a casino referendum until 2014, instead of this year, as long has been expe...

Could Downtown Vegas Become the Next Hub for Startups? (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.11.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Zappos founder and CEO Tony Hsieh stopped by the Samsung Blogger Lounge to discuss the revitalization project of Downtown Las Vegas, the new SXSW v2v program, and incredible predictions for the future of business and technology.

PHOTOS: 10 Cheap Things To Do In Singapore

Sanjay Surana | Posted 02.01.2013 | Travel
Sanjay Surana

Budget travelers fear not. In a country where a brand new 2012 Toyota Camry costs $146,000, and million-dollar Ferraris and Lamborghinis are driven on the roads daily, there are plenty of alternatives that won't send your checking account into cardiac arrest.

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Missing Child Found Dead In Nevada Desert

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.28.2012 | Crime

The body of 10-year-old Jade Morris was found in a Nevada desert on Thursday, according to family members. The discovery was made by a man walking ...

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Child Reported Missing After Babysitter Arrested in Casino Stabbing

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.27.2012 | Crime

Authorities in Nevada are trying to locate a missing child who was in the care of a woman later arrested for stabbing a co-worker at a Las Vegas casin...

Job Profile: Casino Bartender

Steve Gillman | Posted 12.01.2012 | Money
Steve Gillman

Although the federal minimum wage for tipped positions is at just $2.13 per hour as of 2012, and there are many low-traffic bars where the addition of tips just barely brings a employees above minimum wage, there are also places where a bartender can make a decent living with good benefits.

Sheldon Adelson's Las Vegas Sands Investigated For Potential Bribery

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2012 | Business

By Joseph Menn and Peter Henderson SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Nevada regulators are investigating whether casino powerhouse Las...

The Stakes Are High For MGM's New Upscale Sports Bar

Posted 07.30.2012 | Detroit

Two months after announcing that the Wolfgang Puck Grille would cease taking reservations, the MGM Grand Casino fleshed out plans for a new upscale sp...

'I Lost $300... So Yes, I Broke The Machine'

New York Times | SARAH MASLIN NIR | Posted 09.12.2012 | Money

Along with over 5,000 blinking, whirring digital gambling machines, the new Resorts World Casino, opponents predicted, would bring a surge of crime to...

Can This Casino Read Your Mind? The 12 Weirdest Items At Golden Palace's Museum Of Oddities

www.oddee.com | Posted 06.29.2012 | Weird News

Golden Palace is a casino with a mission: to be heard, seen and, most of all, known. How do they do this? Through unique and unusual advertising c...

PHOTOS: Atlantic City's Splashiest Resort

Jill Fergus | Posted 08.22.2012 | Travel
Jill Fergus

This glittery $2.4-billion resort and casino is attracting a lot of buzz to an oft-struggling seaside gambling mecca

Casinos: Gaming the Gamers

Nancy K. Humphreys | Posted 08.13.2012 | Business
Nancy K. Humphreys

The idea that the stock market does not need any government regulation is as naive and dangerous as the notion government need not closely watch the activities of Las-Vegas-type casinos. If government didn't scrutinize, greed would succeed.