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New Book Details How a Bay of Pigs Survivor Went on to Become a Brutal Mobster

New Book Details How a Bay of Pigs Survivor Went on to Become a Brutal Mobster

In April 1961, about 1,500 Cuban exiles trained and backed by the CIA set out to invade and overthrow the Fidel Castro regime.  Vice Media profiled one of these individuals, a man by the name of José Miguel Battle who would go on to become one of America’s most notorious mobsters. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2018

Las Vegas Casinos Go All In for March Madness Betting

Las Vegas Casinos Go All In for March Madness Betting

The sports betting capital of the world first rolled out the red carpet for a few college basketball conference tournaments early in March. Most notably, the Pac-12 and the Mountain West once again held their annual college basketball conference tournaments in Las Vegas to simply wet a bettor’s appetite for the main course of March Madness; the NCAA Tournament.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2018

Wynn Settled With Second Woman Over Sex Allegations: Accused Her of Extortion

Wynn Settled With Second Woman Over Sex Allegations: Accused Her of Extortion

Embattled casino mogul Steve Wynn brokered a settlement more than a decade ago with a second woman who accused him of sexual misconduct and recently reported her to the FBI, his attorneys say in court documents.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2018

Bitcoin Video Poker Payouts - Royal Flush

Bitcoin Video Poker Payouts - Royal Flush

Bitcoin video poker payouts for a royal flush are substantial at Bitcoin Games, with a a provably fair gaming site with 99% or better expected return.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2018

Caretaker at Shooting Club Charged With Stealing $400K for Gambling Addiction

The Former caretaker of a Slate Belt shooting club in Eastern Pennsylvanias is accused of stealing more than $400,000 from the organization in order to help fuel her gambling addiction.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2018

SiGMA Grand Slam Affiliate Conference to Coincide With bComm In Hong Kong

On 18 May, SiGMA will stage this year's Affiliate Grand Slam in Hong Kong.  It will take place the same time as the CoinGeek.com bComm Conference.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2018

Ancient Egypt Slot Machines, The Power Of History At Your Fingertips

Ancient Egypt Slot Machines, The Power Of History At Your Fingertips

So many people have several stories about ancient Egypt, but they have never taken to sit down and think about how life could have been like to be a slave in the land that was ruled by the tyrant Pharaohs.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2018

Casino Fire Kills Three, More Injured

Casino Fire Kills Three, More Injured

A fire engulfed a hotel and casino in the Philippine capital Sunday, killing at least three employees, trapping two others and forcing the evacuation of more than 300 guests, some by helicopter, officials said.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2018

Police Pursuit Leads to Shooting Outside Casino

Escondido Police shot and killed a man Saturday night steps away from the entrance to the Valley View Casino in North San Diego County, according to the San Diego Sheriff's Department.

The shooting happened about 8 p.m. following a brief pursuit.

Lt. Rich Williams said one woman in the casino was trampled during the chaos and was taken to the hospital. She is expected to survive.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/18/2018

Free Scatter Slots Online Casino Games App

Free Scatter Slots Online Casino Games App

Free Scatter Slots are available online via an app provided by Murka Entertainment Limited.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2018

Playboy Gold Slot Machine Comes To Play Slots 4 Real Money

Playboy Gold Slot Machine Comes To Play Slots 4 Real Money

This sexy video slot machine is filled with beautiful playboy playmates,  bunnies, and traditional poker playing card symbols.  This game brings Las Vegas casinos and  Hugh Hefner’s Playboy mansion to your mobile device!

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2018

Man Arrested for Stealing Snacks From Casino, Punching Employee in the Face

Man Arrested for Stealing Food From Casino, Punching Employee in the Face

A 25-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly trying to steal snacks meant for casino customers then attacking an employee who tried to stop the theft.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/17/2018

White Man in Black Face Robs Strip Casino

White Man in Black Face Robs Strip Casino

Authorities in Las Vegas have been on the lookout for an African American man who is accused of stealing $23,367 from a casino cage at the New York-New York Hotel & Casino on Jan. 10.  But that African American man turned out to be a Caucasian in black face.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/17/2018

Blockchain-Based Startup Aims to Tackle Issues Facing Online Gambling Players, Affiliates

The innovative blockchain-based platform for gambling projects, TruePlay.io, is determined to solve the ethical issues concerning online gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/16/2018

Australia’s Crown Casino Faces Backlash from Alleged Pokies Tampering

One of Australia’s biggest real money casinos is facing some stiff disciplinary measures because of improprieties with some of its pokies machines.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/15/2018

Five Online Gambling Firms Exit Malta Amidst Mafia Allegations

Five Online Gambling Firms Exit Malta Amidst Mafia Allegations

MGA suspends two licenses while three other companies opt to leave the island nation voluntarily

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2018

Atlantic City Revenues Plummet in February

Atlantic City Revenues Plummet in February

Atlantic City's table games and slot machines were as cold as the weather in February, with revenue down 6.5 percent from a year ago.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2018

Prague Gaming Summit 2018 announces SBTech as Registration Sponsor

Prague Gaming Summit 2018 announces SBTech as Registration Sponsor

The team at European Gaming are honored to announce the support of SBTech as Registration Sponsor at the second edition of Prague Gaming Summit which will be held at Andel’s by Vienna House Prague on the 29th of March.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2018

First Person Gaming to Offer Superior 3D and Animation With Live Online Casinos

First Person Gaming to Offer Superior 3D and Animation to Live Online Casinos

Last month at ICE London, Evolution Gaming, the leading provider of Live Casino solutions, unveiled its first ever RNG product offering, which looks to incorporate the very best of the RNG and Live Casino worlds.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/14/2018

Time for gambling firms to up their game

Time for gambling firms to up their game

In the UK over 28 million people have an account with an online gambling site. And whilst plucky punters no doubt expect – and enjoy – the element of risk involved in playing roulette, blackjack, poker or slot games online, they certainly don’t want online casinos stacking the odds against them when they try to get their hands on what they’ve won.

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/14/2018

Choosing an Online Casino Based On How They Pay Out

Choosing an Online Casino Based On How They Pay Out

Many casino enthusiasts are finding out more and more that the convenience of online casinos far outweighs any amenities they might get from actually attending a land-based casino these days, especially with revolutionary sites like NinjaCasino usage of cutting edge technology to offer close to instant payout methods - without even the need to sign up.

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/14/2018

Louisiana Set to Experience Massive Gambling Changes

Louisiana Set to Experience Massive Gambling Changes

 

Louisiana, where the Mississippi river finally meets the ocean all the way from Missouri. Apart from traversing cities, providing sustenance to countless forms of vegetation and being one of the States’ most famous landmarks, the Mississippi is also home to a different kind of entertainment.

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/14/2018

Forbes: High Stakes International Gambling About to Get its Own Cryptocurrency

Forbes: High Stakes International Gambling About to Get its Own Cryptocurrency

Dragon Inc has announced its intention to use a cryptocurrency as a means of moving funds for high stakes gamblers like those who frequent Macau. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/13/2018

Rest in Peace Florida Gambling

Rest in Peace Florida Gambling

Florida legislators are failing yet again to reach an agreement on a comprehensive gambling bill.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/12/2018

Skills Needed To Become A Professional Casino Player

Skills Needed To Become A Professional Casino Player

 

Gambling is quite tricky. Many people suggest that in order to become a good gambler the person needs nothing more than luck and persistence (and perhaps a lot of money). These qualities are definitely important for the player, but they are not the only ones.

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/12/2018

Learn The Real Value Of Slot Machines Multipliers and Scatter Symbols

Learn The Real Value Of Slot Machines Multipliers and Scatter Symbols

It is hard to tell the real value of the slot machine scatter symbols in mere words. Why? Because the real value of scatter symbols in slots surpass all reasoning.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/12/2018

Galaxy Entertainment in Trouble with Macau Labor Union

Galaxy Entertainment in Trouble with Macau Labor Union

Galaxy Entertainment owns one of six casino properties operating in Macau, China. According to a recent report on Casino.org by Kevin Horridge, it is now facing claims from the local labor union that it is forcing older employees to retire at the age of 60.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/09/2018

Las Vegas Sands to Sell Pennsylvania Casino for $1.3 Billion

Las Vegas Sands to Sell Pennsylvania Casino for $1.3 Billion

Las Vegas Sands Corp. is selling its casino in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, to an American Indian tribe from Alabama.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/09/2018

State Sues Wynn and Board of Directors for Failing to Stop Sexual Misconduct

The state of Oregon has sued Nevada gambling mogul Steve Wynn and the board of directors of Wynn Resorts Ltd. for allegedly failing to act in the best interests of shareholders and stop sexual misconduct at the company, state officials said Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/08/2018

Bwin Casino Goes Rogue: 'Unethical Terms for Progressive Jackpot Payouts'

Big name online gambling operator bwin has been slapped with the dreaded "rogue" label this week after long established watchdog site CasinoMeister.com warned of the company's "Unethical terms for progressive jackpot payouts".

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/07/2018

Breaking News

Tennis Corruption Report: 'Tsunami' of Problems at Low Level

An independent review of corruption in tennis found that the sport "faces a serious integrity problem" at its lower levels — a "tsunami," according to one person interviewed — but did not determine there are widespread problems at ATP , WTA and Grand Slam tournaments.

Slot Machine & Casino Gambling Industry Market Report

Slot Machine & Casino Gambling Industry Market Report

The slot machine industry continues to grow at a healthy pace. Slots are viewed as the engine that drives the land-based casino industry as well as real money gambling online. The prospect for future growth beyond 2018 is one of the primary topics covered in a recent post on PlaySlots4RealMoney.com Gambling News by Rich Caesar.

Icelandic Fugitive in Bitcoin Heist Arrested in Amsterdam

Amsterdam police have arrested an Icelandic fugitive suspected of masterminding the theft of hundreds of computers used to mine bitcoin and other virtual currencies.