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October 22, 2018 1:35 AM Beijing’s Top Official in Macau Dies in a Fall

Zheng Xiaosong was the head of the central government’s liaison office in the city Beijing’s highest-ranked official in the world’s biggest casino market was found dead on Saturday, according to a government statement. The official, Zheng Xiaosong, who had been the head of the central government’s liaison office in Macau for just over a year, fell to his death 57

September 24, 2018 12:18 PM French Retailer Carrefour Denies Takeover Talks With Rival Casino

Carrefour was ‘surprised’ Casino’s board would receive ‘a merger proposal that does not exist’ French grocer Carrefour SA on Monday denied claims from rival Casino Guichard-Perrachon SA that it had approached its smaller competitor about a possible merger to create one of the world’s largest retail giants. Casino said Carrefour had contacted the company 68

August 31, 2018 3:04 PM Casino shares sink, Muddy Waters tweet stirs fresh debt fears

PARIS (Reuters) - Shares in French retailer Casino (CASP.PA) sank as much as 15 percent on Friday amid fresh concerns over its debt burden. This came as U.S. short seller Muddy Waters said on Twitter that one of Casino’s subsidiary had not filed its 2017 accounts. The Muddy Waters tweet carried a link to public records company Infogreffe, which showed 63

August 28, 2018 7:50 AM Floyd Mayweather Gives Fight Advice to Khabib About Conor McGregor

One year after Floyd and Conor faced off in the boxing ring, TBE says he learned firsthand McGregor is a "warrior" who's not afraid of anything ... and he's passing on a warning to his UFC 229 opponent. "Conor's not gonna back down and he's not a scared fighter at all, win, lose or draw," Mayweather said at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic 46

August 21, 2018 11:19 PM James Bond movie won't be directed by Danny Boyle

An official James Bond Twitter account made the announcement on Twitter Thursday, saying the English filmmaker chose to opt out “due to creative differences.” The upcoming spy flick, currently dubbed “Bond 25,” was supposed to kick off production in December, according to the Hollywood Reporter, with Oct. 25, 2019, and Nov. 8, 2019 release dates lined 92

August 1, 2018 10:51 PM Mississippi casinos begin taking sports wagers

Legal sports betting kicked off Wednesday in Mississippi, the first state outside of Nevada to allow bets on in-state colleges like Ole Miss and Mississippi State. Sportsbooks at Gold Strike Casino in Tunica and Beau Rivage in Biloxi began accepting bets at noon local time. Mississippi joins Delaware and New Jersey as states that have launched legal 88

August 1, 2018 1:52 PM Macau, Asia’s Vegas, Can’t Beat It for Fun

World’s top gambling hub wants to be more like the Strip by getting tourists to spend bigger on entertainment MACAU—It took Macau just two years to eclipse the Las Vegas Strip as the world’s biggest gambling hub after the Chinese territory opened up its casino market. Trying to catch up with Vegas as an entertainment capital is slower going 88

July 30, 2018 3:30 PM Charles Oakley Catches Break In Vegas Gambling Case, Not Off the Hook

Prison's officially off the table for Charles Oakley in his casino cheating case -- but he ain't outta the woods just yet. TMZ Sports broke the story ... the ex-NBA star was arrested at the Cosmopolitan in Vegas on July 8 after officials say he changed his bet after the outcome of the game was known. Our sources have told us Oakley pulled a $100 chip back after 106

July 30, 2018 6:52 AM GVC, MGM Resorts to jointly set up online betting platform in U.S

(Reuters) - GVC Holdings Plc has agreed on a joint venture with U.S. hotel and casino operator MGM Resorts International to set up an online betting platform in the United States ahead of the upcoming American football season, the British betting group said on Monday. Both companies will initially invest $100 million each in the joint venture, which 69

July 25, 2018 9:25 PM DeMar DeRozan won't participate in Basketball Without Borders

LOS ANGELES -- San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan has withdrawn from participating in Basketball Without Borders and the NBA Africa game, sources close to DeRozan told ESPN. The four-time All-Star, sources say, will use the time to get his affairs in order following the blockbuster trade to San Antonio that also sent forward Kawhi Leonard to Toronto 45