Station Casinos launched the country's first legal, pay-to-play online poker site on April 30. Right now, the site can only be used by people in Nevada. Other companies are preparing to introduce poker websites, and that has some people worried about the affect on problem gamblers. We'll talk about whether online gambling is any more addictive than the real-world kind, and what websites can do to help users play responsibly.
William Hill, the British bookmaker has just won approval for its acquisition of three Nevada sportsbooks. It comes with a budget to beef up the sportsbooks and mobile gaming apps that have been rolled out by American Wagering.
Steve Wynn and New England Patriots owner, Robert Kraft are collaborating on possibly bringing a new casino to the Boston area. If plans move ahead the new casino would sit across the street from Gillette Stadium, home of the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Wynn and Kraft's plan is one of a few proposals competing to win one of Massachusetts' three gaming licenses recently approved under the state's gaming laws.