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Poker player bets $5, wins $1M at Atlantic City casino

Poker player bets $5, wins $1M at Atlantic City casino

(Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa/Facebook) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A man playing poker at an Atlantic City casino has won $1 million on a $5 bet. The man, identified only as a Lakewood resident, made the three-card poker “6 Card Bonus” bet at the Borgata Hotel Casino on Saturday afternoon. He then hit a royal straight flush of diamonds, a […]

by December 15, 2019
Shipping companies on overdrive to ensure Christmas delivery

Shipping companies on overdrive to ensure Christmas delivery

Mail travels along a conveyor belt at the U.S. Postal Service mail processing annex at 3755 E. Post Road in Las Vegas on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Bill Hughes/Special to the Las Vegas Review-JournalDahani Caldwell sorts through customer orders at Amazon‘s North Las Vegas fulfillment center on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018. Richard Brian Las Vegas Review-Journal forklift driver navigates through […]

by December 15, 2019
Some owners defy crackdown on illegal Las Vegas short-term rentals

Some owners defy crackdown on illegal Las Vegas short-term rentals

An iPhone is shown with with Airbnb application on the screen. (Getty Images)City Councilwoman Lois Tarkanian during a city council meeting discussing short-term rentals at Las Vegas City Hall on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal As Las Vegas officials enact stricter policies and set up ways to better report and track illegal home-sharing, there […]

by December 15, 2019
Massachusetts regulators face messy situation with Wynn license

Massachusetts regulators face messy situation with Wynn license

Outdoor terraces, which are part of the Grand Ballroom and meeting/event space, overlooking the Encore Harborwalk at Encore Boston Harbor in Everett, Mass. Friday, Aug. 24, 2018. The resort, scheduled to open June 2019, will have 671 rooms including 104 suites. K.M. Cannon Las Vegas Review-Journal The planned opening of Massachusetts’ largest casino resort, Encore Boston Harbor, is just six […]

by December 15, 2019
Meet the man who’s helped transform Nevada’s drone industry

Meet the man who’s helped transform Nevada’s drone industry

Dr. Chris Walach, director of operations of unmanned aviation for Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems, poses with a Yuneec Q500 4K quadcopter at his office in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016. Richard Brian/Las Vegas Review-Journal Follow . Chris Walach at the offices of the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems on Monday, November 5, 2018, in Las Vegas. Benjamin […]

by December 15, 2019