Pinnacle Entertainment and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission have reached a deal that could allow the gaming company to complete its planned merger with Ameristar Casinos.
New figures show that February was a down month for St. Louis-area casinos.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that all six casinos in the St. Louis region reported lower revenue last month compared with February 2012. Figures released by regulators in Missouri and Illinois showed the number of gamblers at the area's casinos also fell.
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