ï»¿Atlantic City Trump Plaza Likely to Close in September
Trump Plaza's shutdown will signify as four Atlantic City casinos could be closed this year. (Image: Lisa Andres/Flickr)
The casino industry of Atlantic City is presently facing an unprecedented freefall. After years of declining revenues, at minimum two casinos have already closed or plan to close in 2010, and another is facing a bankruptcy that is second couple of years. And now, a fourth has said that they also expect ...
ï»¿Fremont Street Draws More Tourists and More Cops
The growing popularity of Las Vegas' downtown Fremont Street area has required more police presence also. (Image: lasvegastours.onboardtours.com)
As Las Vegas continues to jump straight back through the economic downturn, with the Strip posting its fifth annual revenue escalation in a line, Sin City's Fremont Street area downtown is experiencing a renaissance too. In fact, the recent regeneration of Fremont Street and its environs is attracting many visitors, Metro Police are being forced ...
ï»¿5 Million Japanese Gambling Addicts, Research Claims
A favorite pachinko that is japanese: Pachinko is a pinball / slot hybrid gambling game unique to Japan. (Image: tokyo-foreigners.com)
We may well not think of Japanese gambling addicts once we think associated with the mostly formal, extremely courteous island nation, but that doesn't mean there aren't any. Has Japan got a gambling issue?
A new study may give lawmakers pause for thought as the country prepares to open up itself up to legalized and ...