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| November 15th, 2019  7:42 PM
Steve Wynn: Nevada regulators can’t pull gambling license
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn is telling Nevada regulators they can’t revoke his gambling license over allegations of workplace sexual harassment because he’s no longer affiliated with the company that carries his name. Attorneys for the former Wynn Resorts chairman and chief executive raise the jurisdiction question in documents filed Thursday ahead of a Dec.
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North Korea says it issued ultimatum to South over resort
North Korea says it issued ultimatum to South over resort
November 14th, 2019  10:18 PM

North Korea says it has issued an ultimatum to South Korea that it will tear down South Korean-made facilities at Diamond Mountain resort if the South continues to ignore its demands to clear them out

Matt Morgan
Oklahoma governor digs in on gambling showdown with tribes
November 14th, 2019  6:10 PM

Oklahoma’s new Republican governor is doubling down on his position that the state’s gambling compacts with Indian tribes expire at the end of the year, setting up a potential legal showdown with some of the state’s most powerful entities

Hyatt will remove small bottles from hotel bathrooms by 2021
Hyatt will remove small bottles from hotel bathrooms by 2021
November 13th, 2019  4:14 PM

Hyatt removing small bathroom amenity bottles by 2021 in effort to reduce waste

Savvas Perdios
Cyprus teams up with Israel to promote East Med cruises
November 13th, 2019  12:37 PM

Cyprus’ ministry of tourism is teaming up with Israeli authorities to promote the east Mediterranean as a prime cruise line holiday destination

Despite fires, California wine is doing just fine - for now
Despite fires, California wine is doing just fine - for now
November 9th, 2019  10:05 AM

The wineries of Sonoma County are largely unharmed despite fires that raged through the area this fall

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MSC aims to be 1st major 'carbon neutral' cruise operator
November 8th, 2019  4:19 PM

MSC Cruises says it will become the world's first global cruise operator to go "carbon neutral" by donating money to reduce or capture the same amount of greenhouse gas emissions its ships produce

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Executive with resort background takes helm of SeaWorld
November 7th, 2019  9:01 AM

An executive from the timeshare and resort industries is taking over as CEO of SeaWorld Entertainment

Alec Garnett, alec garnett
Colorado voters narrowly approve legalized sports betting
November 6th, 2019  4:54 PM

Voters have narrowly passed a ballot measure making Colorado the 19th state to legalize sports gambling

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Jersey City voters pass limits on Airbnb, short-term rentals
November 6th, 2019  12:02 AM

Voters in a New Jersey city that's a train stop away from tourist-packed Manhattan have approved restrictions on Airbnb and other short-term rental companies

APNewsBreak: Airbnb agrees to provide host records to Hawaii
APNewsBreak: Airbnb agrees to provide host records to Hawaii
November 4th, 2019  11:03 PM

Airbnb Inc. is agreeing to provide Hawaii with records for many of its island hosts as the state tries to track down vacation rental operators who haven't been paying their taxes

Ponzi schemer 'King Perry' pleads guilty; had lived lavishly
Ponzi schemer 'King Perry' pleads guilty; had lived lavishly
November 4th, 2019  5:31 PM

The mastermind of a long-running Ponzi scheme that collected more than $100 million from investors around the country has pleaded guilty to a federal charge

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The Latest: Ponzi schemer 'King Perry' pleads guilty
November 4th, 2019  3:11 PM

The mastermind of a long-running Ponzi scheme that collected more than $100 million from investors around the country has pleaded guilty to a federal charge

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Colorado to vote on sports betting, and water could benefit
November 2nd, 2019  11:38 AM

Coloradans are voting on whether to legalize sports betting and tax it to help conserve the state's most precious resource: Water

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Hotel del Coronado to lay off workers amid major renovations
October 31st, 2019  4:05 PM

Southern California's historic Hotel del Coronado could temporarily cut up to 160 employees as it prepares to shut down boutiques, a restaurant and its spa amid renovations

Mike Hunter
Tribes start casino gambling negotiations with Oklahoma
October 28th, 2019  7:09 PM

Oklahoma's attorney general is beginning casino gambling negotiations with more than two dozen tribal nations, but the two sides remain locked in a stalemate over the issue of whether the existing compacts renew at the end of the year

US travel industry to Chinese tourists: What trade war?
US travel industry to Chinese tourists: What trade war?
October 28th, 2019  1:20 PM

US tourism marketing agencies redouble efforts to hold on to China market amid trade war

S Korea proposes meeting on dormant tour project with North
S Korea proposes meeting on dormant tour project with North
October 28th, 2019  12:31 AM

South Korea says it has proposed a face-to-face meeting with North Korea over the fate of a now-shuttered joint tourist project at a scenic North Korean mountain

Trump's company exploring sale of landmark Washington hotel
Trump's company exploring sale of landmark Washington hotel
October 25th, 2019  7:05 PM

President Donald Trump's company is exploring the sale of its Washington D.C., hotel amid criticisms he is trying to profit off the presidency

Massive American Dream mall opens but will shoppers come?
Massive American Dream mall opens but will shoppers come?
October 25th, 2019  5:46 PM

American Dream opens its doors to the public as the second largest mall in the country but changing shopping behaviors raise questions about who will show up

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Trump's company exploring sale of marquee Washington hotel
October 25th, 2019  3:25 PM

President Donald Trump's company is exploring the sale of its Washington D.C., hotel amid criticisms he is trying to profit off the presidency

Ex-salon chief alleges Wynn Resorts spied at his new job
Ex-salon chief alleges Wynn Resorts spied at his new job
October 18th, 2019  7:10 PM

A former salon director who went public about sexual misconduct allegations against casino mogul Steve Wynn is suing Wynn Resorts and executives, alleging they invaded his privacy and spied on him at his next job in a bid to undercut his accounts

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Native American tribe begins work on $100M casino expansion
October 17th, 2019  3:40 PM

A Native American tribe is planning a $100 million expansion of its western Michigan casino that will include adding new dining, entertainment and gaming space

In Oklahoma, governor tests power of tribal gambling
In Oklahoma, governor tests power of tribal gambling
October 16th, 2019  12:02 PM

An agreement between Oklahoma and the Native American tribes to expand gambling 15 years ago has resulted in an economic boon for both

MGM Resorts sells Circus Circus, Bellagio on Las Vegas Strip
MGM Resorts sells Circus Circus, Bellagio on Las Vegas Strip
October 15th, 2019  6:29 PM

MGM Resorts International has announced the sale of two casinos that will significantly alter its portfolio of Las Vegas Strip properties and offer up cash

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