US Gambling Market Saturated, Yet Casinos Keep on Coming

WAYNE PARRY, Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The casino market in the northeastern United States is saturated, yet that’s not stopping some states from approving gambling legislation and companies from building new gambling halls. That’s the consensus of participants at a major casino Read More


Showboat Atlantic City to Close Aug. 31

Jessica Parks, Suzette Parmley, Amy S. Rosenberg, and Jacqueline R. Urgo Special to Philly.com from The Inquirer   ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (Philly.com)—Showboat Atlantic City hotel and casino will shut down Aug. 31, Caesars Entertainment announced Friday, citing declining revenue, increased competition and a high tax Read More


BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Gambling on Gambling

by William Reed NNPA Columnist Gambling and gambling-related problems are common among all racial and ethnic groups, but there’s evidence that African Americans are more likely to experience more serious gambling-related troubles than White Americans. At the forefront of gambling’s rise across America have been Read More