May 30th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
The identity of the winner of the $40 million Oz Lotto 1162 Draw remains a mystery
One of Australia’s biggest lotto draws took place on Tuesday the 24th of May, and the winner might not even know that he/she has won the massive $40 million jackpot. The unregistered winning ticket was purchased from Nextra Newsagency in Leongatha, which is about 135km southeast of Melbourne. The winner has 6 months to contact Tattersalls and claim the money. The winning numbers for Oz Lotto 1162 Draw which took place on Tuesday the 24th of May 2016 are 4, 5, 11, 22, 25, 32, 38. The supplementary numbers are 20 and 40.
May 28th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
A couple are robbed at gun point after returning home from Cache Creek Casino
A couple who had just returned home from Cache Creek Casino on Friday the 27th of May, shortly after 9.00 p.m were in for a nasty surprise, While walking to the front door of the house, the woman had her purse taken from her. When she screamed, the robber pointed a gun at her and told her to be quiet. A second robber then shattered the side window of her husband’s truck with a hand gun and stole his cell phone. The robbers then sped away from the scene. Police eventually recovered the stolen purse and cell phone, but no arrests have yet been made.
Cache Creek Casino Resort is located at 14455 California 16, Brooks, CA 95606
May 26th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
Pala, California – A lucky player wins $50K at the Pala Casino Spa & Resort
On Wednesday the 25th of May, a very lucky lady, who the casino identified as Phuong H. was playing a “Quick Hit 5X10X” slot machine when the reels hit the winning combination. When the 3 reels aligned, displaying the “Quick Hit” icons, the amount of $50,000.00 flashed in large red numbers on the top display screen of the machine. Phuong H had just won $50,000.
Pala Casino Spa & Resort hosts over 81 table games, including; Blackjack, Baccarat, Pala Craps, Pala Roulette, Pai Gow Poker, and a number of Specialty Games. Additionally, there is also Bingo, Poker and 2,000 Slot and Video Poker Machines. The casino also offers great dining options, accommodation, a spa and entertainment.
Pala Casino Spa & Resort is located at 11154 HWY 76, Pala, California 92059.
May 24th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
“I mean ask yourself how can anybody lose money running a casino? Really?” Hillary Clinton on Donald Trump
“What little we know of his economic policies would be running up our debt, starting trade wars, letting Wall Street run wild, all of that could cause another crash and devastate working families and our country. Trump economics is a recipe for lower wages, fewer jobs, more debt. He could bankrupt America like he’s bankrupted his companies. I mean, ask yourself, how can anybody lose money running a casino? Really. ” Hillary Clinton said at the Service Employees International Union’s annual convention in Detroit.
Clinton was of course referring to the four bankruptcies that Trump filed between 1991 and 2009. Trump filed for bankruptcy on the Taj Mahal in 1991, the Trump Castle Associates in 1992, he filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Trump Hotel & Casino Resorts in 2004 and Trump Entertainment Resorts in 2009.
“He could bankrupt America like he’s bankrupted his companies,” Clinton warned. “I mean, ask yourself, how can anybody lose money running a casino? Really.”
May 22nd, 2016 by Fire Casinos
North Kansas City, Missouri – One man and one police officer are shot in the Harrah’s Casino parking garage
On Friday the 20th of May, shortly before 11 p.m., casino security at Harrah’s casino contacted police about a man who was behaving suspiciously in the casino’s parking garage. Two police officers were dispatched to the location, where they found the suspect in the parking garage. The suspect was identified as Ronald R. Morris, 35, of Kansas City. Morris had an active warrant in a neighboring city, and was standing near a stolen vehicle. When the police officers tried to arrest him, he became aggressive and shot one of the officers. The other officer returned fire and shot Morris, who was hospitalized with serious injuries. The police officer who was shot suffered moderate injuries.
May 19th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
Rocklin, California – A grass fire near Thunder Valley Casino burns 169 acres
A fast moving fire that broke out on Tuesday the 17th of May, south of Lincoln near the Thunder Valley Casino has burned 169 acres. While firefighters from throughout Placer County and Sacramento County responded, the fire is reported to be 80% contained as a result of high temperatures, winds and dry brush contributing to its spread. A commercial plumbing supply storage area and three trucks were scorched, but fortunately, no fatalities have been reported. Authorities are still unsure as to what might have caused the fire in the first place.
May 16th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
A missing 5 year old boy is found at Sam’s Town Casino
Amari Connor, 5, was found safe and sound at Sam’s Town Casino on Thursday the 12th of May after being reported missing for more than 24 hours. According to reports, Amari left home with 22-year-old Shaquille Pierce on Wednesday afternoon. Pierce, who is a family acquaintance, had allegedly told the child’s mother that he was going to a local youth center, but did not return or contact the family. North Las Vegas Police, the FBI and Red Rock Search and Rescue conducted a search shortly after the child was reported missing. The child and Pierce were found at Sam’s Town Casino on Thursday evening. The child was checked at a hospital before being returned to his mother on Thursday night, while Pierce was arrested for felony kidnapping.
May 14th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
Cincinnati, Ohio – Horseshoe Casino over served a customer who later caused a deadly crash on Interstate 275
On the 20th of March, 2016, according to the casino’s video surveillance footage, Cory Lippmeier, 35, spent 7.5 hours drinking at the Horseshoe casino.
Although he was in no condition to drive, Lippmeier got into his car and drove away, reaching speeds up to 140 miles per hour before rear-ending driver Scott Petredis, 41, on I-275, killing him.
Lippmeier was charged with aggravated vehicular homicide, while Horseshoe Casino was cited with “both furnishing beer or intoxicating liquor to an intoxicated person and also sale of beer or intoxicating liquor to an intoxicated person.”
As a result of over-serving alcohol to an already intoxicated person, the Ohio Liquor Control Commission will have to consider whether to fine the casino, and/or suspend or revoke its liquor permit.
May 12th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
Altoona, Iowa – A mother goes to Prairie Meadows and leaves young children alone in the hotel room
It was approximately 3:23 a.m. on the 6th of December 2015 when staff and guests at Altoona’s Quality Inn heard screaming and crying from one of the rooms. When staff were unable to establish contact with the guest staying in the room, the Altoona Police Department was contacted. Arriving at the scene, police opened the door and found three young children in the room by themselves. The ages of the children were 5 years, 3 years and 17 months. Jeorkan Marie Alvarado Morales, 22 had left her children in the hotel room to go to Prairie Meadows. Morales was arrested and charged with child endangerment. She posted a $2,000 bond the following day.
Prairie Meadows is located at 1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, Iowa 50009.
May 11th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
Cleveland, Ohio – Horseshoe Cleveland Casino will soon become Jack Casino Cleveland
The Horseshoe Cleveland Casino closed its doors at 12:45 a.m. on Tuesday the 10th of May for 40 hours in order to change its name to Jack Casino Cleveland. Jack Casino Cleveland is currently owned by Jack Entertainment (formerly Rock Gaming). Caesars Entertainment’s stake in the property was purchased last year. Some of the items that will be added during the changeover include; 400,000+ new chips, 3,600+ new die, 31,000+ new decks of cards and 200 new signs. All Caesar’s trademarks, including the “World Series of Poker” logo on the poker room floor will be removed, and new felt will be installed on the gaming tables. The casino is expected to re-open at 4 p.m. on Wednesday the 11th of May.
Jack Casino Cleveland is located at 100 Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio 44113.