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Justin Verlander of the Houston Astros Wins the 2019 Major League Baseball American League Cy Young Award

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Justin Verlander of the Houston Astros won the 2019 Major League Baseball American League Cy Young Award. He was selected by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America over his teammate Garrett Cole. Verlander received 17 of the first place votes whereas Cole received 13 of those first place votes. Charlie Morton of the Tampa ...

Trevor Croker named new Chairman for the American Gaming Association

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In the United States and the American Gaming Association trade group has announced that Trevor Croker from prominent gaming machines manufacturer Aristocrat Technologies Limited has been selected to serve as its latest Chairman. The advocacy organization used an official Thursday press release to detail that Croker is due to succeed Tim Wilmott from American ...

IGT heralds American introduction of PlaySports sportsbetting solution

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Global lottery and gaming innovations developer, International Game Technology (IGT), has announced that it now holds a prominent position within the newly-regulated American sportsbetting market after having rolled out its PlaySports solution to venues in nine states. The London-headquartered firm used an official Tuesday press release to detail that its business-to-business PlaySports advance is ...

NIGC figures herald a good year for the American tribal gaming industry

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The 501 tribal gaming operations in the United States reportedly had a great 2018 after seeing their aggregated gross gaming revenues for the twelve-month period increase by a little over 4% year-on-year to top $33.71 billion. According to a report from the Navajo Times newspaper citing official figures from the National Indian Gaming Commission ...

Greentube extends Latin American reach via new partnership deal with BetPlay

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Having just released its new Egyptian-themed online slot, and Austrian online casino games developer, Greentube, has gone live with Colombian operator BetPlay. The partnership agreement adds to other strategic alignments, as the Interactive division of European gambling giant, Novomatic AG, increases its presence in the emerging region. According to the official press release… …after ...

Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance to join Culinary Union in Palms Casino protest

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The Culinary Union continues their fight against the Palms Casino Resort involving employees right to unionize. The group will be joined this Friday by the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA) during a picket against the casino, protesting the property as they have not recognized the union that was voted for by employees. Continued ...