Harrah’s Entertainment

Harrah’s Entertainment expects no rush of good luck to accompany today’s completion of its $1.45 billion purchase of Horseshoe Gaming Holding Corp. Setting superstition aside, the Las Vegas gaming giant is instead focused on lassoing Horseshoe Gaming’s proven profitability and value as a recognized national brand. “These three are tremendous properties, the market leaders … … [Read more…]

More Gambling

Poll: California voters favor more gambling California voters, regardless of their political affiliation or geographic orientation, are in favour of more casino gambling in the state, a new Field Poll revealed, according to sacbee.com. One of the measures, promoted by a group of racetracks and card rooms, would allow five racetracks and 11 card rooms … [Read more…]

Poker Stars

PokerStars.com to take 315 players to World Series Pokerstars.com, a Costa Rican poker operator, announced it has delegated 315 amateur players for the World Series annual poker tournament to be held in Las-Vegas on Saturday, the onlinecasinonews.com website announced. The company hopes to bring a new successful winner as it did in 2003 with Chris … [Read more…]

Poker Charity

Poker charity event to benefit Cancer Societies The Womens Poker Club and Absolute Poker are holding a tournament on October 28, 2004, to benefit the American Cancer Society. Canadian players can choose to have their funds donated to the Canadian Cancer Society by emailing support once they have registered for the tournament. “Cancer is a … [Read more…]