Latest Harrah's Entertainment Stories

2010-07-22 14:43:00

TOPEKA, Kan., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment submitted an application today to the Kansas Lottery Commission for a proposed Harrah's casino resort in Mulvane, the state's South Central Gaming Zone.

2010-07-21 17:35:00

LAS VEGAS, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Melonie Johnson, Harrah's Entertainment, Inc.'s vice president of finance for Harrah's and Horseshoe Tunica, recently received recognition by Casino Enterprise Management magazine as a 2009 Great Women of Gaming "Rising Star" and by the Memphis based Tri-State Defender newspaper with the 2010 "Women of Excellence" award.

2010-07-19 08:00:00

LAS VEGAS, July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Latin superstar Luis Miguel announced today his triumphant return to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace for the 2010 Mexican Independence Day weekend celebrations September 15, 17, 18.

2010-06-22 13:38:00

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment Atlantic City has announced that Paula Deen, host of Food Network's "Paula's Best Dishes," has joined a team of prestigious chefs from around the country to host the second annual Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival.

2010-06-03 17:50:00

LAS VEGAS, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. ("Harrah's") announced today that it has entered into definitive agreements with certain affiliates of each of Apollo Management VI, L.P. and TPG Capital, L.P. (the "Sponsors") and Paulson & Co.

2010-06-03 13:25:00

CHICAGO, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (PEI) (NYSE: PLA, PLAA) announced today its list of more than 50 cities and venues that will host parties on June 10 and June 11 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the world-famous Playboy Clubs.

2010-06-03 12:31:00

LAS VEGAS, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Popular MTV News Correspondent Sway Calloway totally rocked it as the host of the 2009 Total Rock, Total Rewards Rock Band Competition, so Harrah's Entertainment, Inc., and MTV Games are pleased to announce he'll be back again to host the exciting second annual event at Bally's Atlantic City hotel and casino, July 1 and 2.

2010-06-03 10:54:00

WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Janet Beronio and Jan Jones, chair and vice chair of the Harrah's Foundation, today joined expert panels assembled by the AARP Foundation to explore the causes, consequences and potential community-based solutions to poverty and hunger.

2010-05-27 13:14:00

LAS VEGAS, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Gary Loveman, chairman, CEO and president of Harrah's Entertainment issued the following statement today regarding the Thistledowns Race Track: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070718/HARRAHSLOGO) "I'm pleased to announce that Harrah's Entertainment has entered into an agreement to acquire Thistledowns Race Track.

2010-05-25 12:00:00

LAS VEGAS, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. Vice President and Treasurer Eric Hession will speak at the 2010 Wells Fargo Securities Gaming & Lodging Conference in Las Vegas May 26.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.