Churchill Downs Incorporated completes acquisition of Maryland casino

Churchill Downs Incorporated has announced that it has completed a deal in partnership with fellow American casino and racetrack operator Saratoga Casino Holdings to purchase the firms...

Southern Maine to hold public hearing over controversial new casino

A public hearing date has been set for this week to allow the public to have their say on a proposal to construct a new casino in...

Florida racetrack agrees 2017 purse contract

The Florida Horsemen’s Benevolent And Protective Association has reportedly signed a deal with horseracing track operator Stronach Group regarding next year’s purse contract at Gulfstream Park Racing...

U.K. man wins after accidentally betting 10x’s his intended wager on Grand National

One lucky man is £2,000 richer after accidently wagering £200 ($248USD) instead of £20 ($25USD) on the 170th Randox Health Grand National at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool,...

West Virginia greyhound industry demise under debate

As a long continuing trend across the country and throughout the world plays out, West Virginia could be the next U.S. state to end greyhound racing without...

Project plans revealed for Gettysburg-area casino and harness racetrack

Developers of a new project that includes a harness racetrack and casino facility in Pennsylvania have revealed plans of what the project will entail, including a new hotel and...

Breaking: Florida House moves forward on gambling expansion

Possibly sensing the end of opportunity after the state’s Supreme Court allowed an anti-casino voter initiative to go forward for the 2018 ballot, the Florida House has...

Santa Anita Park records improved opening-day business

In California, horseracing track operator Stronach Group has reported year-on-year increases in attendance and handle for the beginning of the winter-spring session at its Santa Anita Park. According...

Churchill Downs presents the 143rd Run for the Roses Saturday, 6:34 p.m.

The first Saturday in May brings the culmination of the two weeks long Kentucky Derby Festival with a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old thoroughbreds; the Kentucky...

January 13 marks turning point or possible end of New Jersey sportsbetting fight

The United States Supreme Court is scheduled to hold conference on New Jersey‘s fight to have their sports betting case heard on January 13. If at least...