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Royal flush leads to $150K jackpot at Las Vegas casino

A local video poker player hit a royal flush progressive jackpot on Thursday at Red Rock Resort.

The Station Casinos Boarding Pass holder turned a $15 bet into a jackpot win of $150,853.78 while playing Double Double Bonus Poker on the resort’s casino floor.

The winner chose to remain anonymous.

Winners across the Las Vegas Valley

Palace Station

A sequential royal flush turned a $1.25 bet into $12,500.

Suncoast Casino

A Dragon Link-Autumn Moon machine paid out $10,347.55.

Harrah’s Laughlin

Anthony won a jackpot of $19,157 playing Lock It Link.

DraftKings gets extension to pursue $22.5B takeover deal

Entain said in a statement Tuesday that the company’s board has been in discussions with DraftKings to explore the “merits and feasibility” of a potential deal and set a Nov. 16 “Put Up or Shut Up,” deadline for the proposal.

New Jersey reports billion-dollar sports betting handle in September

New Jersey’s sports betting industry in September became the first in the United States to take in more than a billion dollars in bets in a single month. Nevada has yet to release its September numbers.